Nurse's Pocket Guide: Diagnoses, Prioritized Interventions, and Rationales

Nurse's Pocket Guide: Diagnoses, Prioritized Interventions, and Rationales
14th Ed.
2016 © F. A. Davis Company
Alice C. Murr BSN, RN—Retired; Marilynn E. Doenges APRN, BC—Retired; Mary Frances Moorhouse RN, MSN, CRRN
ISBN-10: 0-8036-4475-2 / ISBN-13: 978-0-8036-4475-5
Nursing, Diagnosis, Point of Care


The perfect pocket guide.

This quick-reference tool has what you need to select the appropriate diagnosis to plan your patients’ care effectively. The 14th Edition features all the latest nursing diagnoses and updated interventions.

Key Features:

  • • Actions/interventions uniquely organized by priority with selected rationales.
  • • Icons within the prioritized interventions for cultural - collaborative - community/home care - diagnostic studies - pediatric/geriatric/lifespan - medications.
  • • Defining characteristics presented subjectively and objectively.
  • • Documentation section that focuses on the other steps of the nursing process, reminding students of the importance and necessity of recording each step.
  • • NIC and NOC labels at the end of each diagnosis.
  • • Index with hundreds of diseases/disorders with prioritized associated nursing diagnose.

New to this Edition:

  • NEW & UPDATED! Updated with NANDA-I 2015-2017 diagnoses, including 25 new diagnoses
  • EXPANDED &UPDATED! Interventions updated with the most current information
  • UPDATED! Revised Diagnostic Divisions, combining those that are closely related

Student Resources:

  • • Nursing Diagnoses Arranged by Maslow's Hierarchy
  • • Interactive Assessment Tool

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