This resource delivers the hands-on knowledge that nurse practitioners need in the primary care setting. Renowned authorities briefly review normal anatomy and physiology for each body system, and then explain the pathophysiology, diagnosis, and management of its most common problems. The book follows NONPF curriculum guidelines, emphasizes evidence-based care approaches and treatment guidelines from the AHCPR and NIH, and more.Barriers to these services, such as time pressures, controversial guidelines, reimbursement issues, lack of knowledge, and skill must be addressed. ... yr All adolescents and adults IMMUNIZATION Tetanus-diphtheria (Td) Flu vaccine Pneumovax vaccine Varicella Hepatitis ... alter these recommendations. estimated 58 million Americans, or one in three, age 20 and older, are overweight (USPSTF 1996).
|Title||:||Adult Primary Care|
|Author||:||Pamela Vesta Meredith, Nancy Mathes Horan|
|Publisher||:||W B Saunders Company - 2000|