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The ideal review for your medical-surgical nursing course
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About the Author
Author Profile Linda Mae Brown earned her B.S at Medgar Evers College – CUNY and is studying for her M.A. at New York University. She has taught nursing courses at Borough of Manhattan Community College, New York University, and Medgar Everts College-CUNY. She has been a registered nurse since 1996 and is currently a nursing instructor at the Cochran School of Nursing.
Table of Contents
Contemporary Nursing Concepts; Chapter 2.
Biophysiological Dysfunction; Chapter 3.
Perioperative Care; Chapter 4.
Oxygenation and Respiratory Dysfunction; Chapter 5.
Circulatory, Perfusion, and Cardiovascular Dysfunction; Chapter 6.
Gastrointestinal Dysfunction; Chapter 7.
Renal and Urinary Tract Dysfunction; Chapter 8.
Endocrine and Metabolic Dysfunction; Chapter 9.
Reproductive Dysfunction; Chapter 10.
Muskuloskeletal Dysfunction; Chapter 11.
Neurologic Dysfunction; Chapter 12.
Visual and Auditory Dysfunction; Chapter 13.