Family Practice Guidelines, Fourth Edition

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Family Practice Guidelines, Fourth Edition

SKU# 9780826177117

Editors:

  • Jill C. Cash MSN, APN, FNP-BC
  • Cheryl A. Glass MSN, WHNP, RN-BC
Also available: 3rd Edition
$110.00

Description 

This bible of family practice for primary care students and clinicians provides current national practice guidelines for professional standards of care across the life span. Concise and clearly organized, the resource features detailed, step-by-step instructions for physical examinations and diagnostic testing in the outpatient setting, information on health promotion, care guidelines, dietary information, information on culturally responsive care, patient resources, and abundant patient education handouts.

This fourth edition is updated to include new evidence-based guidelines for rheumatology, public health (featuring updated information on substance abuse, violence, obesity, homelessness, and lesbian health), the sports physical exam and interventions, endocrinology, new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommendations for health maintenance, posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) assessment and management, restless legs syndrome, sexual dysfunction treatment, and psychiatric disorders. Several new and updated Patient Teaching Guides--with printable education points--add to the book's outstanding utility as a thorough and reliable clinical resource. Each of the 268 diagnoses includes defi nition, incidence, pathogenesis, predisposing factors, common complaints, signs/symptoms, subjective data, physical exam and diagnostic tests, differential diagnosis, and a care plan.

New to the Fourth Edition:

  • New and updated guidelines for:

    - Rheumatology: polymyalgia rheumatica, Sjögren’s syndrome, psoriatic arthropathy, pseudogout (calcium pyrophosphate dihydrate), ankylosing spondolitis, reactive arthritis, Raynaud's syndrome

    - Public Health: substance abuse, violence, obesity, homelessness, lesbian health

    - Sports Exam: assessment and treatment

    - CDC recommendations: vaccine and cancer screening

    - Endocrinology: diabetes management and new Food and Drug Administration-approved medications

    - JNC 8 guidelines for hypertension

    - Neurology: PTSD and restless legs syndrome management

    - Sexual dysfunction

    - Bipolar and other behavioral health disorders

  • New and updated Patient Teaching Guides

Key Features:

  • Presents information for 268 disorders in consistent format for ease of use
  • Highlights key considerations with Practice Pointers
  • Provides individual care points for pediatric, pregnant, and geriatric patients
  • Includes 138 printable Patient Teaching Guides
  • Offers 18 procedure guidelines and routine health maintenance guidelines

Product Details 

  • Publication Date January 20, 2017
  • Page Count 1064
  • Product Form Paperback / softback
  • ISBN 13 9780826177117

About The Author(s) 

Jill C. Cash, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC, a family nurse practitioner for over 20 years, currently practices as a family nurse practitioner at the Vanderbilt Medical Group, Westhaven Family Practice, in Franklin, Tennessee. Her past experience includes teaching as an instructor for the School of Nursing, Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville and Carbondale, Illinois, in the undergraduate BSN program and the graduate NP program. She has been a clinical preceptor for a variety of programs. Her previous experience includes high risk obstetrics as a clinical nurse specialist in maternal-fetal medicine at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, rheumatology in the outpatient setting, women's health in the outpatient setting, and providing wound care in skilled nursing facilities. She has served as a member and officer on numerous boards which include Hospice of Southern Illinois, the Marion Memorial Health Foundation, the American Cancer Society, and Women for Health and Wellness in Southern Illinois. Ms. Cash has authored several chapters in other textbooks and is the co-author of Family Practice Guidelines, first, second, third, and fourth editions, and Adult-Gerontology Practice Guidelines. Most recently, she was awarded the 2017 AANP Nurse Practitioner State Award for Excellence from Illinois.

Cheryl A. Glass, MSN, WHNP, RN-BC, is a women's health nurse practitioner who currently practices as a clinical research specialist for KEPRO in TennCare's Medical Solutions Unit in Nashville, Tennessee. She is also adjunct faculty at Vanderbilt University School of Nursing. Previously, Ms. Glass was a clinical trainer and trainer manager for Healthways. Her previous nurse practitioner practice was as a clinical research coordinator on pharmaceutical clinical trials at Nashville Clinical Research. She also worked in a collaborative clinical obstetrics practice with the director and assistant directors of maternal–fetal medicine at Vanderbilt University Medical Center Department of Obstetrics-Gynecology. Ms. Glass is the author of several book chapters and is coauthor of Family Practice Guidelines, second, third, and fourth editions, and Adult-Gerontology Practice Guidelines. She has published five refereed journal articles. In 1999, Ms. Glass was named Nurse of the Year by the Tennessee chapter of the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses.

Table of Contents 

Contents

Contributors

Reviewers for the Third and Fourth Editions

Preface

I. GUIDELINES

1. Health Maintenance Guidelines

Cultural Diversity and Sensitivity

Health Maintenance During the Life Span

Pediatric Well-Child Evaluation

Anticipatory Guidance by Age

Nutrition

Exercise

Planning an Exercise Program

Patient Education Before Exercise

Other Collaborating Providers

Adult Risk Assessment Form

Adult Preventive Health Care

Immunizations

Immunizations for Travel

Immunization Links: 2016

Beers Criteria for Medication Use in Older Adults

2. Public Health Guidelines

Homelessness

Obesity

Post—Bariatric Surgery Long-Term Follow-Up

Substance Use Disorders

Violence

Children

Intimate Partner Violence

Older Adults

3. Pain Management Guidelines

Acute Pain

Chronic Pain

Lower Back Pain

4. Dermatology Guidelines

Acne Rosacea

Acne Vulgaris

Animal Bites, Mammalian

Benign Skin Lesions

Candidiasis

Contact Dermatitis

Eczema or Atopic Dermatitis

Erythema Multiforme

Folliculitis

Hand, Foot, and Mouth Syndrome

Herpes Simplex Virus Type 1

Herpes Zoster or Shingles

Impetigo

Insect Bites and Stings

Lice (Pediculosis)

Lichen Planus

Pityriasis Rosea

Precancerous or Cancerous Skin Lesions

Psoriasis

Scabies

Seborrheic Dermatitis

Tinea Corporis (Ringworm)

Tinea Versicolor

Warts

Wound Care

Lower Extremity Ulcer

Pressure Ulcers

Wounds of the Skin

Xerosis (Winter Itch)

5. Eye Guidelines

Amblyopia

Blepharitis

Cataracts

Chalazion

Conjunctivitis

Corneal Abrasion

Dacryocystitis

Dry Eyes

Excessive Tears

Eye Pain

Glaucoma, Acute Angle-Closure

Hordeolum (Stye)

Strabismus

Subconjunctival Hemorrhage

Uveitis

6. Ear Guidelines

Acute Otitis Media

Cerumen Impaction (Earwax)

Hearing Loss

Otitis Externa

Otitis Media With Effusion

Tinnitus

7. Nasal Guidelines

Allergic Rhinitis

Epistaxis

Nonallergic Rhinitis

Sinusitis

8. Throat and Mouth Guidelines

Avulsed Tooth

Dental Abscess

Epiglottitis

Oral Cancer

Pharyngitis

Stomatitis, Minor Recurrent Aphthous Stomatitis

Thrush

9. Respiratory Guidelines

Asthma

Bronchiolitis: Child

Bronchitis, Acute

Bronchitis, Chronic

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Common Cold/Upper Respiratory Infection

Cough

Croup, Viral

Emphysema

Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Pneumonia (Bacterial)

Pneumonia (Viral)

Respiratory Syncytial Virus Bronchiolitis

Shortness of Breath

Tuberculosis

10. Cardiovascular Guidelines

Acute Myocardial Infarction

Arrhythmias

Atherosclerosis and Hyperlipidemia

Atrial Fibrillation

Chest Pain

Chronic Venous Insufficiency and Varicose Veins

Deep Vein Thrombosis

Heart Failure

Hypertension

Lymphedema

Murmurs

Palpitations

Peripheral Arterial Disease

Superficial Thrombophlebitis

Syncope

11. Gastrointestinal Guidelines

Abdominal Pain

Appendicitis

Celiac Disease

Cholecystitis

Colic

Colorectal Cancer Screening

Constipation

Crohn’s Disease

Cyclosporiasis

Diarrhea

Diverticulosis and Diverticulitis

Elevated Liver Enzymes

Gastroenteritis, Bacterial and Viral

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

Giardiasis intestinalis

Hemorrhoids

Hepatitis A

Hepatitis B

Hepatitis C

Hernias, Abdominal

Hernias, Pelvic

Hirschprung’s Disease or Congenital Aganglionic Megacolon

Hookworm

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Jaundice

Malabsorption

Nausea and Vomiting

Peptic Ulcer Disease

Pinworm

Roundworm

Ulcerative Colitis

12. Genitourinary Guidelines

Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy

Chronic Kidney Disease in Adults

Epididymitis

Hematuria

Hydrocele

Interstitial Cystitis

Prostatitis

Proteinuria

Pyelonephritis

Renal Calculi or Kidney Stones (Nephrolithiasis)

Sexual Dysfunction Male

Erectile Dysfunction

Premature Ejaculation

Testicular Torsion

Undescended Testes or Cryptorchidism

Urinary Incontinence

Urinary Tract Infection (Acute Cystitis)

Varicocele

13. Obstetrics Guidelines

ANTEPARTUM

Preconception Counseling: Identifying Patients at Risk

Routine Prenatal Care

Anemia, Iron Deficiency

Gestational Diabetes Mellitus

Preeclampsia

Preterm Labor

Pyelonephritis in Pregnancy

Vaginal Bleeding: First Trimester

Vaginal Bleeding: Second and Third Trimesters

POSTPARTUM

Breast Engorgement

Endometritis

Secondary Postpartum Hemorrhage

Mastitis

Postpartum Care: 6 Weeks Postpartum Examination

Postpartum Depression

Wound Infection

14. Gynecologic Guidelines

Amenorrhea

Atrophic Vaginitis

Bacterial Vaginosis (or Gardnerella)

Bartholin’s Cyst or Abscess

Breast Pain

Cervicitis

Contraception

Dysmenorrhea

Dyspareunia

Emergency Contraception

Endometriosis

Female Sexual Dysfunction

Infertility

Menopause

Pap Smear Screening Guidelines and Interpretation

Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

Premenstrual Syndrome and Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder

Vulvovaginal Candidiasis

15. Sexually Transmitted Infections Guidelines

Chlamydia

Gonorrhea

Herpes Simplex Virus Type 2

Human Papillomavirus

Syphilis

Trichomoniasis

16. Infectious Disease Guidelines

Cat Scratch Disease

Cytomegalovirus

Encephalitis

H1N1 Influenza A (Swine Flu)

Influenza (Flu)

Kawasaki Disease

Lyme Disease

Meningitis

Mononucleosis (Epstein—Barr)

Mumps

Parvovirus B19 (Fifth Disease, Erythema Infectiosum)

Rheumatic Fever

Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever

Roseola (Exanthem Subitum)

Rubella (German Measles)

Rubeola (Red Measles)

Scarlet Fever (Scarlatina)

Toxoplasmosis

Varicella (Chickenpox)

West Nile Virus

Zika Virus Infection

17. Systemic Disorders Guidelines

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (Systemic Exertion Intolerance Syndrome)

Fevers of Unknown Origin

Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)

Idiopathic (Autoimmune) Thrombocytopenic Purpura

Iron-Deficiency Anemia (Microcytic, Hypochromic)

Lymphadenopathy

Pernicious Anemia (Megaloblastic Anemia)

18. Musculoskeletal Guidelines

Neck and Upper Back Disorders

Plantar Fasciitis

Sciatica

Sprains: Ankle and Knee

19. Neurologic Guidelines

Alzheimer’s Disease

Bell’s Palsy

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Dementia

Guillain—Barré Syndrome

Headache

Migraine Headache

Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

Multiple Sclerosis

Myasthenia Gravis

Parkinson’s Disease

Restless Legs Syndrome

Seizures

Seizure, Febrile (Child)

Transient Ischemic Attack

Vertigo

20. Endocrine Guidelines

Addison’s Disease

Cushing’s Syndrome

Diabetes Mellitus

Galactorrhea

Gynecomastia

Hirsutism

Hypogonadism

Metabolic Syndrome/Insulin Resistance Syndrome

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

Thyroid Disease: Hyperthyroidism

Thyroid Disease: Hypothyroidism

Thyrotoxicosis/Thryoid Storm

21. Rheumatological Guidelines

Ankylosing Spondylitis

Fibromyalgia

Gout

Osteoarthritis

Osteoporosis/Kyphosis/Fracture

Polymyalgia Rheumatica

Pseudogout

Psoriatic Arthritis

Raynaud’s Phenomenom

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Temporal Arteritis/Giant Cell Arteritis

Vitamin D Deficiency

22. Psychiatric Guidelines

Anxiety

Attention-Deficit Disorder/Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

Bipolar Disorder

Depression

Failure to Thrive

Grief

Sleep Disorders

Suicide

23. Assessment Guide for Sport Participation

II. PROCEDURES

Canalith Repositioning (Epley) Procedure for Vertigo

Cervical Evaluation During Pregnancy: Bimanual Examination

Clock-Draw Test

Cystometry

Cystometry: Bedside

Foreign Body Removal From the Nose

Hernia Reduction (Inguinal/Groin)

Intrauterine Device Insertion

Neurologic Examination

Nonstress Test

Oral Airway Insertion

Pap Smear and Maturation Index Procedure

Pregnancy: Estimating Date of Delivery

Prostatic Massage Technique: 2-Glass Test

Rectal Prolapse Reduction

Sprain Evaluation

Tick Removal

Trichloroacetic Acid/Podophyllin Therapy

Wet Mount/Cervical Cultures Procedure

III. PATIENT TEACHING GUIDES

Abdominal Pain: Adults

Abdominal Pain: Children

Acne Rosacea

Acne Vulgaris

Acute Otitis Media

Addison’s Disease

ADHD: Coping Strategies for Teens and Adults

ADHD: Tips for Caregivers of a Child With ADHD

Adolescent Nutrition

Alcohol and Drug Dependence

Allergic Rhinitis

Amenorrhea

Ankle Exercises

Aphthous Stomatitis

Asthma

Asthma: Action Plan and Peak Flow Monitoring

Asthma: How to Use a Metered-Dose Inhaler

Atherosclerosis and Hyperlipidemia

Atrial Fibrillation

Atrophic Vaginitis

Back Stretches

Bacterial Pneumonia: Adult

Bacterial Pneumonia: Child

Bacterial Vaginosis

Basal Body Temperature Measurement

Bell’s Palsy

Bipolar Disorder

Bronchiolitis: Child

Bronchitis, Acute

Bronchitis, Chronic

Cerumen Impaction (Earwax)

Cervicitis

Chickenpox (Varicella)

Childhood Nutrition

Chlamydia

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Chronic Pain

Chronic Venous Insufficiency

Colic: Ways to Soothe a Fussy Baby

Common Cold

Conjunctivitis

Constipation Relief

Contraception: How to Take Birth Control Pills (for a 28-Day Cycle)

Cough

Crohn’s Disease

Croup, Viral

Cushing’s Syndrome

Deep Vein Thrombosis

Dementia

Dermatitis

Diabetes

Diarrhea

Dysmenorrhea (Painful Menstrual Cramps or Periods)

Dyspareunia (Pain With Intercourse)

Eczema

Emergency Contraception—Levonogestrel

Emergency Contraception—Ulipristal Acetate

Emphysema

Endometritis

Epididymitis

Erythema Multiforme

Exercise

Eye Medication Administration

Febrile Seizures (Child)

Fibrocystic Breast Changes and Breast Pain

Fibromyalgia

Folliculitis

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

Gestational Diabetes

Gonorrhea

Gout

Grief

Head Injury: Mild

Hemorrhoids

Herpes Simplex Virus

Herpes Zoster, or Shingles

HIV/AIDS: Resources for Patients

Human Papillomavirus

Infant Nutrition

Influenza (Flu)

Insect Bites and Stings

Insulin Therapy During Pregnancy

Iron-Deficiency Anemia (Pregnancy)

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Jaundice and Hepatitis

Kidney Disease: Chronic

Knee Exercises

Lactose Intolerance and Malabsorption

Lice (Pediculosis)

Lichen Planus

Lyme Disease and Removal of a Tick

Lymphedema

Mastitis

Menopause

Migraine Headache

Mononucleosis

Myasthenia Gravis

Nicotine Dependence

Nosebleeds

Oral Thrush in Children

Osteoarthritis

Osteoporosis

Otitis Externa

Otitis Media With Effusion

Parkinson’s Disease Management

Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

Peripheral Arterial Disease

Pernicious Anemia

Pharyngitis

Pityriasis Rosea

Pneumonia, Viral: Adult

Pneumonia, Viral: Child

Polymyalgia Rheumatica

Postpartum: Breast Engorgement and Sore Nipples

Premenstrual Syndrome

Preterm Labor

Prostatic Hypertrophy/Benign

Prostatitis

Pseudogout

Psoriasis

Respiratory Syncytial Virus

RICE Therapy and Exercise Therapy

Ringworm (Tinea)

Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever and Removal of a Tick

Roundworms and Pinworms

Scabies

Seborrheic Dermatitis

Shortness of Breath

Sinusitis

Skin Care Assessment

Sleep Apnea

Sleep Disorders/Insomnia

Superficial Thrombophlebitis

Syphilis

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Testicular Self-Examination

Tinea Versicolor

Tinnitus

Toxoplasmosis

Transient Ischemic Attack

Trichomoniasis

Trigeminal Neuralgia

Ulcer Management

Urinary Incontinence: Women

Urinary Tract Infection (Acute Cystitis)

Urinary Tract Infection During Pregnancy: Pyelonephritis

Vaginal Bleeding: First Trimester

Vaginal Bleeding: Second and Third Trimesters

Vaginal Yeast Infection

Varicose Veins

Warts

Wound Care: Lower Extremity Ulcers

Wound Care: Pressure Ulcers

Wound Care: Wounds

Wound Infection: Episiotomy and Cesarean Section

Xerosis (Winter Itch)

Zika Virus Infection

Appendices

Appendix A. Normal Laboratory Values

Appendix B: Diet Recommendations

Bland Diet

DASH Diet: Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension

Foods to Avoid While Taking Warfarin (Coumadin, Jantoven)

Gluten-Free Diet

High-Fiber Diet

Lactose-Intolerance Diet

Low-Fat/Low-Cholesterol Diet

Nausea and Vomiting Diet Suggestions (Children and Adults)

Vitamin D and Calcium Handout

Appendix C: Tanner’s Sexual Maturity Stages

Appendix D: Teeth

Index