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Alexanders Care of the Patient in Surgery
Jane Rothrock , RN, DNSC, CNOR, FAAN, Professor and Program Coordinator, Perioperative Nursing, Delaware County Community College, Media, Pennsylvania, USA
Imprint: Mosby
Surgery

Alexander's Care of the Patient in Surgery, now in heading its 6 th decade of publication it maintains a long standing tradition as the "standard" in perioperative nursing. Alexander's is a comprehensive reference developed to assist perioperative personnel to meet the individual needs of surgical patients for safe, cost-effective, efficient care by delivering state-of-the-art information that reflects quality contemporary practice. Unit 1 provides information on basic principles and patient care requisites essential to all perioperative patients. Step by-step procedures for over 400 general and specialty surgical interventions are found in Unit 2, and Unit 3 discusses the unique needs of ambulatory, pediatric, geriatric, and trauma surgery patients. Unit 3 also includes a new chapter on Complementary Therapies to provide a basic understanding of these considerations within the perioperative environment.

Key features Alexander's Care of the Patient in Surgery includes an emphasis on Patient Education and Discharge Planning incorporated in each chapter to address continuity of care from the perioperative environment through discharge. Coverage of the latest surgical trends and advancements presents an increased number of endoscopic/minimally invasive surgical procedures in each surgical specialty chapter. The Surgical Modalities chapter continues to provide key content on technological advancements in endoscopic surgery, lasers, electrosurgical modalities, cryosurgery, and telesurgery.

Features:

  • Completely updated chapters furnish students and practitioners with the latest advancements in perioperative care
  • Provides information on basic principles and patient care requisites essential to the care of all recipients of perioperative patient care
  • Care Plans included throughout assists perioperative students to link their interventions to clearly identified outcomes for quality patient care
  • Research Highlights reflect the increase in the amount and quality of research relevant to perioperative patient care
  • Patient and family education and discharge planning is incorporated throughout the text, both as a special head in each chapter, and in its own chapter (Ch. 10) to emphasize the importance of continuity of care from the surgical facility to the home
  • Unit 2, Surgical Interventions, includes over 400 contemporary and traditional specialty surgical interventions, as well as numerous minimally invasive surgical procedures that have been recently developed
  • Internet Connection sections at the end of every chapter provides important links to additional information for practice
What's New:
  • Integrates Best Practices boxes throughout to focus on best practices in the OR as it pertains to the application of current research.
  • New Chapter 32, Complementary Therapies addresses care from a holistic perspective and helps the practitioner understand the availability of alternative techniques in caring for the surgical patient, such as wound or pain management.
  • History boxes are integrated throughout to provide interesting side notes about the changes in perioperative practice.

Table of Contents
Book Alexander's Surgical Procedures
Format Hardcover
ISBN 9780323075558
Copyright Year 2011
$139.00  
Book Alexanders Care of the Patient in Surgery, 14th Edition
Format Hardcover
ISBN 9780323089425
Copyright Year 2014
$142.00  
Book Alexander's Care of the Patient in Surgery, 14e and Tighe: Instrumentation for the Operating Room, 8e Package, 14th Edition
Format Hardcover
ISBN 9780323098953
Copyright Year 2011
Caveat Out of print, Non-Returnable for credit.
$325.00  

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