Fundamental Aspects of Gastrointestinal Nursing

Fundamental Aspects of Gastrointestinal Nursing

By: Carol Cox (editor), Martin Steggall (editor), Alison Coutts (editor)Paperback

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This highly practical text aims to provide nurses with a basic guide to gastrointestinal disorders. The book provides clear descriptions of epidemiology, pathophysiology, assessment and diagnosis of gastrointestinal disorders and offers guidance on the clinical nursing skills required to care for patients with gastrointestinal disorders.


Introduction Anatomy and physiology of the Gastrointestinal tract Upper and lower GI tract - from mouth to anus, abdominal organs, digestion/absorption etc. Lower GI Complaints Upper GI Complaints Tumours of the GI Tract Malabsorption Syndromes GI Imaging Studies Other Diseases Ulcers of the stomach, Reactive Arthritis Nutrition

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781856424264
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 162
  • ID: 9781856424264
  • weight: 236
  • ISBN10: 185642426X

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