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Clinical wisdom and interventions in acute and critical care : a thinking-in-action approach

Author
Benner, Patricia E.
Title
Clinical wisdom and interventions in acute and critical care : a thinking-in-action approach / Patricia Benner, Patricia Hooper-Kyriakidis, Daphne Stannard.
Format
Book
Edition
2nd ed.
Published
New York : Springer, c2011.
Description
xxiii, 576 p. ; 26 cm.
Other contributors
Hooper-Kyriakidis, Patricia Lee.
Stannard, Daphne.
Benner, Patricia E. Clinical wisdom and interventions in critical care.
Notes
Rev. ed. of: Clinical wisdom and interventions in critical care / Patricia Benner, Patricia Hooper-Kyriakidis, Daphne Stannard.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Thinking-in-action and reasoning-in-transition : an overview
  • Clinical grasp and clinical inquiry : problem identification and clinical problem solving
  • Clinical imagination and clinical forethought : anticipating and preventing potential problems
  • Diagnosing and managing life-sustaining physiologic functions in acutely ill and unstable patients
  • The skilled know-how of managing a crisis
  • Providing comfort measures for the critically and acutely ill
  • Caring for patients' families
  • Preventing hazards in a technological environment
  • Facing death : end-of-life care and decision making
  • Making a case : communicating clinical assessment and improving teamwork
  • Patient safety : monitoring quality, preventing, and managing practice breakdown
  • The skilled know-how of clinical and moral leadership and the coaching and mentoring of others
  • Educational strategies and implications.
Subject headings
Intensive care nursing--Methodology.
Catastrophic illness--Nursing.
Critically ill--Care.
Medical subjects
Critical Care--methods.
Nursing Care--methods.
Critical Illness--nursing.
ISBN
9780826105738
0826105734
9780826105745 (e-book)
0826105742 (e-book)

Holdings

Library
Columbus - University Library of Columbus
Call Number
RT120.I5 B46 2011
Location
Columbus Library - Stacks
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Library
Kokomo Library
Call Number
RT120.I5 B46 2011
Location
Stacks
Floor
2nd Floor
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