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By Janice C. Colwell, RN, MS, CWOCN, Margaret T. Goldberg, RN, MSN, CWOCN and Jane E. Carmel, RN, MSN, CWOCN
544 pagesTrim Size 7 1/2 X 9 1/4 inCopyright 2004$116.00, Paperback, Reference
Dedicated to fecal and urinary diversions, this comprehensive reference book features information on the history of enterostomal therapy, anatomy and physiology of diseases that necessitate intestinal or urinary diversions, pouching system management principles, ostomy related complications, care of the cancer patient as well as the patient with chronic disease, and current trends and issues affecting the person with an ostomy. Current topics covered include intestinal diversions requiring temporary diversions, medical and surgical treatments for inflammatory bowel disease, colo-rectal cancers advances and ischemic intestinal disease. Fecal and Urinary Diversions: Management Principles is a valuable resource to students, nurses, physicians, surgeons, and any health professional caring for a person with an ostomy.
By Janice C. Colwell, RN, MS, CWOCN, Clinical Nurse Specialist, University of Chicago Hospitals, Chicago, Illinois; Margaret T. Goldberg, RN, MSN, CWOCN, Delray Medical Center, Delray Beach, FL; and Jane E. Carmel, RN, MSN, CWOCN, Program Co-Director, Wicks Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Educational Program, Mechanicsburg, PA