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Stoma Care [electronic resource].

By: Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9780470031773Publication details: Chicester : John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., 2008.ISBN:
  • 9780470722145
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Stoma CareDDC classification:
  • 617.5/540231 617.5540231
LOC classification:
  • RD540.S835 2008
Online resources:
Contents:
Stoma Care; Contents; List of Contributors; Acknowledgements; Preface; Introduction; Chapter 1: Stomas: The Past, Present and Future; Introduction; The history of stomas; Stomas; Stoma care nursing; Roles of the stoma specialist nurse; Present day stoma care; Support groups; The future of stoma care; References; Chapter 2: Anatomy and Physiology of the Urinary and Gastrointestinal System; Introduction; The skin; Wound healing process; The abdominal wall; The peritoneum; The gastrointestinal tract; The digestive process; The bowel wall; Blood supply; Lymphatic supply; Mouth; Oesophagus
Effects of chemotherapy on stomasRadiotherapy; Palliative chemotherapy; Surveillance and follow-up; Screening; Conclusion; Further information and websites; References; Further reading; Chapter 4: Inflammatory Bowel Disease; Introduction; Crohn's disease; Ulcerative colitis; Inflammatory bowel disease statistics; Signs and symptoms for ulcerative colitis; Crohn's disease: signs and symptoms; Aetiology of IBD; Diagnosing IBD; Medical therapy for IBD; Dietary therapy for IBD; Surgery for Crohn's disease; Surgery for ulcerative colitis; Malignancy in ulcerative colitis
Malignancy in Crohn's diseaseExtra-intestinal manifestations; Other medical issues in IBD; Fertility in IBD; Patient education; Conclusion; References; Chapter 5: Familial Adenomatous Polyposis; Introduction; The Polyposis Registry and research; Diagnosing FAP; Bowel screening of relatives 'at-risk'; Surgery; Colectomy with IRA; Restorative proctocolectomy; Total/panproctocolectomy; Upper GI disease; Extra-colonic manifestations (ECMs); Desmoid disease; An accessible expert centre; References; Chapter 6: Continence; Introduction; Normal bladder and bowel control; Risk factors for incontinence
Obstetric trauma to the pelvic floorAge; Investigations; Treatment of incontinence; Practical management; Surgical interventions; Conclusion; Useful websites; References; Chapter 7: Other Conditions Leading to Stoma Formation; Introduction; Congenital malformations/anomalies; Cystic fibrosis; Diverticular disease; Ehlers Danlos; Gynaecological tumour; Hereditary non-polyposis colon cancer (HNPCC); Hirschsprung's disease; Interstitial cystitis; Intussusception; Irradiation damage; Ischaemic bowel; Meconium ileus; Megarectum; Necrotising enterocolitis; Necrotising fasciitis; Obstruction
Perforated bowel
StomachSmall intestine; Duodenum; Jejunum and ileum; Large intestine; Caecum; Ascending colon; Transverse colon; Descending colon; Sigmoid colon; Rectum; Anal canal; Accessory organs associated with the GI tract; The liver; The gallbladder; The pancreas; The spleen; Urinary system; References; Chapter 3: Colorectal Cancer and Adjunct Therapy; Introduction; Incidence; Possible causal factors; Symptoms and clinical presentations; Assessment, staging investigations and the multidisciplinary team; Multidisciplinary team; Pre-operative staging; Surgery; Histopathology; Adjuvant chemotherapy
Summary: Stoma Care is a comprehensive and authoritative guide for all nurses and health care professionals with an interest in bowel conditions that may lead to stoma formation. It explores the anatomy and physiology of the urinary and gastrointestinal system, and looks at topics including familial adenomatous polyposis, continence issues, nutrition, and conditions leading to stoma formation, complications, fistulae and intestinal failure. It also discusses the role of the nurse in surgery and in pre-and post-operative care.
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Stoma Care; Contents; List of Contributors; Acknowledgements; Preface; Introduction; Chapter 1: Stomas: The Past, Present and Future; Introduction; The history of stomas; Stomas; Stoma care nursing; Roles of the stoma specialist nurse; Present day stoma care; Support groups; The future of stoma care; References; Chapter 2: Anatomy and Physiology of the Urinary and Gastrointestinal System; Introduction; The skin; Wound healing process; The abdominal wall; The peritoneum; The gastrointestinal tract; The digestive process; The bowel wall; Blood supply; Lymphatic supply; Mouth; Oesophagus

Effects of chemotherapy on stomasRadiotherapy; Palliative chemotherapy; Surveillance and follow-up; Screening; Conclusion; Further information and websites; References; Further reading; Chapter 4: Inflammatory Bowel Disease; Introduction; Crohn's disease; Ulcerative colitis; Inflammatory bowel disease statistics; Signs and symptoms for ulcerative colitis; Crohn's disease: signs and symptoms; Aetiology of IBD; Diagnosing IBD; Medical therapy for IBD; Dietary therapy for IBD; Surgery for Crohn's disease; Surgery for ulcerative colitis; Malignancy in ulcerative colitis

Malignancy in Crohn's diseaseExtra-intestinal manifestations; Other medical issues in IBD; Fertility in IBD; Patient education; Conclusion; References; Chapter 5: Familial Adenomatous Polyposis; Introduction; The Polyposis Registry and research; Diagnosing FAP; Bowel screening of relatives 'at-risk'; Surgery; Colectomy with IRA; Restorative proctocolectomy; Total/panproctocolectomy; Upper GI disease; Extra-colonic manifestations (ECMs); Desmoid disease; An accessible expert centre; References; Chapter 6: Continence; Introduction; Normal bladder and bowel control; Risk factors for incontinence

Obstetric trauma to the pelvic floorAge; Investigations; Treatment of incontinence; Practical management; Surgical interventions; Conclusion; Useful websites; References; Chapter 7: Other Conditions Leading to Stoma Formation; Introduction; Congenital malformations/anomalies; Cystic fibrosis; Diverticular disease; Ehlers Danlos; Gynaecological tumour; Hereditary non-polyposis colon cancer (HNPCC); Hirschsprung's disease; Interstitial cystitis; Intussusception; Irradiation damage; Ischaemic bowel; Meconium ileus; Megarectum; Necrotising enterocolitis; Necrotising fasciitis; Obstruction

Perforated bowel

StomachSmall intestine; Duodenum; Jejunum and ileum; Large intestine; Caecum; Ascending colon; Transverse colon; Descending colon; Sigmoid colon; Rectum; Anal canal; Accessory organs associated with the GI tract; The liver; The gallbladder; The pancreas; The spleen; Urinary system; References; Chapter 3: Colorectal Cancer and Adjunct Therapy; Introduction; Incidence; Possible causal factors; Symptoms and clinical presentations; Assessment, staging investigations and the multidisciplinary team; Multidisciplinary team; Pre-operative staging; Surgery; Histopathology; Adjuvant chemotherapy

Stoma Care is a comprehensive and authoritative guide for all nurses and health care professionals with an interest in bowel conditions that may lead to stoma formation. It explores the anatomy and physiology of the urinary and gastrointestinal system, and looks at topics including familial adenomatous polyposis, continence issues, nutrition, and conditions leading to stoma formation, complications, fistulae and intestinal failure. It also discusses the role of the nurse in surgery and in pre-and post-operative care.