Hospital Satellite Network
Most widely held works about Hospital Satellite Network
Most widely held works by Hospital Satellite Network
Communication disorders in children early diagnosis ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Discusses the communication process, how children develop communication skills, what can go wrong and how to recognize problems.
Cultural assessment ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Presents historical and current perspectives on ethnic/cultural assessment in an effort to increase awareness and understanding of cultural behaviors and how to effectively integrate ethnic considerations into the nursing process. Bobbie Block describes an assessment tool with several key variables, including ethnic/racial identity, language, healing beliefs and practices, and religious beliefs.
Functional assessment of the elderly ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Stresses the importance of correct assessment of the aged person to maximize the individual's functional capacity and maintain their preferred lifestyle. Demonstrates key points in the functional assessment of the aged person.
Child abuse prevention, detection and management ( Visual )
6 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Identifies parents and children at high risk for child abuse and neglect. Discusses nursing responsibilities in the documentation and reporting of suspected cases of child abuse and neglect, and describes supportive services available to abusive parents.
Traction checks and balances ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Designed to help nurses manage a patient in traction. Explains the principles of traction, identifies appropriate rationale for traction, and explores the relevant nursing assessments and intervention.
Documenting nursing practice ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Explains what is meant by systematic, continuous and communicated data: who requires it, who reads it, and when and how it should be recorded.
Conflict management ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1998 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Explores sources of interpersonal conflict in the hospital setting and identifies three modes of conflict management.
Alzheimer's disease discharge planning ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Outlines early symptoms of Alzheimer's disease and its prognosis, and provides information necessary to conduct discharge planning for families caring for victims. Explains problems of caring for the individual and describes safety needs, financial and legal issues, and help families can get from social service agencies, hospitals, self-help groups, respite care, and professional counseling.
Unwinding the spring. The Psychobiology of stress ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
Shows how people can learn to break unhealthy patterns by understanding their physical and psychological responses to stress.
Basic O.R. instrumentation ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Begins with a brief history of the development and manufacturing of O.R. instruments. Discusses the four main categories of instruments, covering the proper care and handling of each. Includes an outline of techniques that aid in protecting health care workers from HIV and Hepatitis viruses.
Medicating the elderly patient ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
This program stresses the need for a careful drug history, for using the fewest drugs and smallest doses possible, for awareness that confusion may be drug induced, and for patient education on safety and drug purposes.
Nursing management of wounds ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
(Producer) The nurse plays a major role in proper wound care, and this video gives the basics in a format that is easy to follow and remember. Viewers gain an understanding of the three phases of the healing process and the major systemicfactors affecting it. They learn the difference between normal and impaired healing by observing a clinical nurse specialist and staff nurse as they investigate the possible factors (such as malnutrition, diabetes, and infection) that couldbe impeding a patient's ability to heal. A nurse clearly demonstrates dressing techniques for packing a wound, discussing the various types of dressings available and the purposes of each. Special attention is paid to the vital importance of documentation, especially data on the status of the wound and the patient's responses to treatment. This video is a solid educational cornerstone in this vital area of nursing care both in and out of the hospital.
The Medical management of impotence ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Addresses the current knowledge of the events that occur in erection, and presents a comprehensive discussion of diagnosis and treatment of impotence.
Accountability and liability in nursing practice ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Defines malpractice and how it may be demonstrated. Discusses what constitutes reasonable and prudent care. Explains circumstances which may result in malpractice suits and how to avoid them.
Nursing management of increased intracranial pressure ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Identifies causes and consequences of intracranial pressure. Helps nurses recognize which patients are at risk of developing problems, institute monitoring activities and apply relevant interventions.
Multilumen central venous catheters ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Describes the recently developed multilumen central venous access device. Emphasizes the nursing management of the catheter with particular attention to the recognition and prevention of complications.
Impaired nursing practice assessment and intervention ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Overviews the problem of substance abuse among nurses.
Caring for the AIDS patient ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Focuses on the nursing care of AIDS patients who have emotional and physical problems. Also describes AIDS patients' experiences and reactions to the disease and its profound effects on their lives and family.
Understanding chest tube drainage systems ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1984 and 1989 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Reviews the operation of commonly used chest drainage systems. Also explore the physiology and principles on which drainage of the chest is based, as well as how to set up and troubleshoot a chest drainage system.
The Depressed patient nursing in the acute care setting ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
(Producer) Depression occurs in men and women of all ages and social groups. Helps nonpsychiatric nurses meet the needs of depressed patients, a common problem in acute care settings. Describes six depressive syndromes, ranging from total withdrawal to chronic low-level depression. Vignettes illustrate each state and show what nurses can do to speed recovery and help patients lead productive lives.
Aging Alzheimer's disease Alzheimer's disease--Patients--Home care Anorexia nervosa Artificial respiration Backache Battered child syndrome Bulimia Child abuse Child sexual abuse Communication in nursing Communicative disorders in children Communicative disorders in children--Diagnosis Conflict management Debridement Documentation Eating disorders Ethnic groups Exercise for older people Geriatric nursing Geriatric pharmacology Hospitals--Administration Impotence Incest Intracranial pressure Lungs--Diseases, Obstructive Malpractice Medical history taking Medical personnel--Malpractice Nurse and patient Nursing Nursing assessment Nursing records Older people--Nutrition Orthopedic apparatus Orthopedic nursing Orthopedic traction Pediatric nursing Postoperative care Problem solving Speech disorders in children--Diagnosis Speech--Physiological aspects Stress (Physiology) Stress (Psychology) Stress management Stress relaxation Surgical instruments and apparatus United States Wound healing Wounds and injuries--Treatment