Acknowledged author Marilynn E. Doenges APRN BC-retired wrote Nursing Care Plans: Guidelines for Individualizing Client Care Across the Life Span comprising 992 pages back in 2014. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 0803630417 and 9780803630413. Since then Nursing Care Plans: Guidelines for Individualizing Client Care Across the Life Span textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.
167 care plans focuses on individualized care for clients across the lifespan. Provides guidelines that cover total patient needs—physical, cultural, sexual, nutritional, and psychosocial. Offers a client assessment database for each medical condition for quick review and retrieval of information. Presents diagnoses by priority. Applies the body system approach to care planning. Contains comprehensive rationales for every intervention. Covers complementary therapies. Shows what to expect in the hospital and community-based settings. Explains how to document for government regulations and third-party payers. Identifies discharge plan considerations. Presents diagnostic studies with explanations of the reason for the test and what the results mean. Begins each chapter with a glossary. Care plans addressing acutely ill patients. Includes an Index of Nursing Diagnoses with page numbers.