Handbook of Neurosurgery, Neurology, and Spinal Medicine for Nurses and Advanced Practice Health Professionals - Michael Wang

Handbook of Neurosurgery, Neurology, and Spinal Medicine for Nurses and Advanced Practice Health Professionals

Michael Wang (Redaktør) ; Andrea Strayer (Redaktør) ; Odette Harris (Redaktør) ; Cathy Rosenberg (Redaktør) ; Praveen Mummaneni (Redaktør)

This practical handbook allows nurses, advanced practice nurses, physician assistants, and allied health professionals practicing in the fields of neurosurgery, neurology, and spinal care to quickly review essentials while in the work environment. Les mer
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This practical handbook allows nurses, advanced practice nurses, physician assistants, and allied health professionals practicing in the fields of neurosurgery, neurology, and spinal care to quickly review essentials while in the work environment. It emphasizes procedural steps and critical elements in patient management, including intensive care, the neurological examination, differential diagnoses, and pain management. Written by a multidisciplinary team of experts, the handbook is expected to become a well-worn companion and essential aid to the busy practitioner.
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Forlag: Productivity Press
Innbinding: Paperback
Språk: Engelsk
Sider: 576
ISBN: 9781498719421
Format: 25 x 19 cm
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Part I: Introduction.


1. The importance of neurological illnesses. emergencies. and treatments


2. Neurological decompensation and emergencies


3. The Neurointensive Care and Neuromonitoring Unit


4. The Neurosurgical Operating Room


5. Neurological Triage and the Differential Diagnosis


Part II: Anatomy.


6. Neuroanatomy overview Part I: Cranial


7. Neuroanatomy overview Part II: Spine


8. Neuroanatomy Overview Part III: Peripheral Nervous System


9. The neurological examination Part I: Cranial


10. The neurological examination Part II: Spine


11. The Neurological Examination Part III: Peripheral Nervous System


12. Lesion Localization


13. The neurological examination of the infant and child


Part III: The team approach.


14. Collaborative Practice with the Neurointensivist. Neurologist. and Neurosurgeon


15. Occupational. physical and speech therapies


16. Neuroanesthesia


17. Nutrition and Surgical Recovery


18. Social Services & Case Management


19. Coordinating and Preparing for the Transition from the Acute Care Setting


20. Adaptive Equipment


21. Short and Long Term Disability


22. Scientific Research & Clinical Trials


Part IV: Monitoring the patient.


23. Serial Neurologic Examinations


24. Intracranial Pressure Management


25. Electrophysiology


26. Monitoring the Patient: CSF Drainage


27. Spine Surgery Wound and Drain Management


28. Neurological Monitoring


29. The Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) Environment and the Neurosurgical Patient


Part V: Clinical pathologies and scenarios: Brain.


30. Mild Traumatic Brain Injury


31. Severe Traumatic Brain Injury


32. Chronic Subdural Hematoma management


33. Acute Hemorrhagic Stroke


34. Clinical Pathologies and Scenarios: Subarachnoid Hemorrhage


35. Hydrocephalus


36. Malignant Brain Neoplasms and Brain Metastasis


37. Pituitary Surgery


38. Skull base tumors


39. Posterior Fossa Surgery


40. Epilepsy Surgery


41. Brain Abscess


42. Type I Chiari Malformations


43. Brain Death and Organ Donation


Part VI: Clinical pathologies and scenarios: Spine.


44. Spinal Cord Injuries and Fractures


45. Cauda Equina Syndrome


46. Acute Low Back Pain


47. Acute Neck Pain & Whiplash


48. Anterior cervical surgery


49. Posterior Cervical Surgery


50. Spinal Decompressive Surgeries and Lumbar Microdiscectomy


51. ELECTIVE SPINAL SURGERY FOR LUMBAR FUSION


52. Elective Spinal Surgery for Scoliosis & Kyphosis


53. Spinal Tumors


54. Postoperative Multimodal Oral Pain Management in the Spine Patient


55. Bracing and Electrical Stimulation


56. Postoperative Physical and Occupational Therapy


57. Community-Acquired Spinal Infections


58. Iatrogenic Spinal Infections


59. Clinical Pathologies and Scenarios: Spinal Fluid Leakage


60. Percutaneous Spinal Interventions & Pain Management


Part VII: Clinical pathologies and scenarios: Neurology.


61. Acute Ischemic Stroke


62. Delirium


63. Meningitis


64. Alzheimer's dementia


65. Parkinson Disease


66. Status Epilepticus


67. DEMYELINATING SYNDROME: Multiple Sclerosis


68. Intoxications


69. Headache


70. Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Michael Wang, is a Professor in the Departments of Neurosurgery & Rehabilitation Medicine at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA.


Odette Harris, is an associate professor at Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA.


Andrea Strayer, is a certified Adult and Geriatric Nurse Practitioner in the Department of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine and Public Health at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Wisconsin, USA.


Cathy Rosenberg, is a Clinical Instructor and Certified Acute Care Nurse Practitioner in the Department of Neurological Surgery at tje University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA.


Praveen Mummaneni, is Joan O'Reilly Endowed Professor at the University of California, San Francisco, USA.