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    Lubkin's Chronic Illness, 10e Addresses Both Physical and Psychosocial

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Dec 6, 2017 4:29:32 PM

    The recently published Lubkin's Chronic Illness: Impact and Intervention, Tenth Edition by Pamala D. Larsen continues to distinguish itself as the only nursing text that systematically addresses not only the physical aspects of chronic illness but also the psychosocial effects on individuals and families.
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    Topics: evidence-based practice, chronic illness

    Falvo and Holland’s Medical and Psychosocial Aspects of Chronic Illness and Disability, Sixth Edition Features a Unique and Individualized Approach

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Apr 17, 2017 3:30:12 PM

    Nursing students and professionals who work with the chronically ill need to understand not only their clients' conditions but also the impact that those conditions have on daily life. The recently published Medical and Psychosocial Aspects of Chronic Illness and Disability, Sixth Edition by Donna Falvo and Beverley E. Holland explores the impact of chronic illness and disability on the capacity to function on a physical, psychological, social, recreational, and vocational level.

    Designed to help students and professionals learn basic medical terminology in order to understand symptoms, diagnoses, treatments, and prognoses, it also helps them interpret reports and documents associated with client care. The text also focuses on how to help clients build and strengthen their personal resources so they may achieve optimal functioning and full participation in all aspects of their lives.

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    Topics: New Edition, nursing, DSM-V, health care, Beverley E. Holland, chronic illness, Donna Falvo, Health care, Psychiatric

    Just Published: Lubkin's Chronic Illness, Ninth Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Nov 18, 2014 3:58:21 PM

    Understanding how the various aspects of chronic illness affect both patients and their families is essential for nursing students. The recently published Lubkin's Chronic Illness: Impact and Intervention, Ninth Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access by Pamala D. Larsen is the only text of its kind to address not only the physical aspects, but also the psychosocial issues that affect individuals and families living with chronic disease. What's more, the author lends a personal perspective by chronicling throughout the text her own experiences with her husband's terminal illness.

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    Topics: New Edition, Navigate, nursing, chronic illness, Lubkin, Pamala D. Larsen

    Now on CourseSmart: Medical and Psychosocial Aspects of Chronic Illness and Disability, Fifth Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on May 2, 2013 3:46:36 PM

    Are you looking for an eBook to help nursing students with little to no medical background understand the plethora of common chronic illnesses and disabilities that their clients experience? CourseSmart just released an eBook edition of Medical and Psychosocial Aspects of Chronic Illness and Disability, Fifth Edition by Donna Falvo.

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    Topics: chronic illness, Donna Falvo

    Just Published: New Edition of Medical and Psychosocial Aspects of Chronic Illness and Disability

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Apr 1, 2013 4:47:44 PM

    Nursing students and counselors with little to no medical background often find it difficult to understand the plethora of common chronic illnesses and disabilities that their clients experience. That's why we just published Medical and Psychosocial Aspects of Chronic Illness and Disability, Fifth Edition by Donna Falvo.

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    Topics: New Edition, chronic illness, Donna Falvo

    New Review: Chronic Illness, 8e

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Mar 27, 2012 4:13:49 PM

    Our new edition of Chronic Illness by Ilene Morof Lubkin and Pamala D. Larsen just received 4-stars from Doody's Review Service! According to Margaret Anna Holder, BSN, MSN, PhD from the University of North Florida Brooks College of Health,

    "This is an outstanding guide that will give readers a good understanding and practical advice when experiencing a chronic illness or caring for someone with a chronic illness. It is one of the most comprehensive books on this subject, and this latest edition provides a new, personal perspective of an expert who is now living with the impact of chronic illness."

    Thank you, Doody’s! Interested in learning more? View a Sample Chapter or request your complimentary review copy today!

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    Topics: Review, chronicity, illness, chronic illness, Ilene Morof Lubkin, nursing care, palliative care, Pamala D. Larsen

    New Edition of our Best-Selling Resource on Chronic Illness Now Available

    Posted by admin on Dec 7, 2011 10:44:17 AM

    Chronic Illness: Impact and Intervention, Eighth Edition

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    Topics: New Edition, evidence-based practice, nursing, new edition, chronic illness, Geriatric, Larsen, Lubkin, Rehabilitation

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