Nurse's Pocket Guide: Diagnoses, Prioritized In... by Unbound Medicine, Inc. (Universal)
Released: Mar 10, 2011
Version: 1.4
Size: 3 MB
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Nurse's Pocket Guide: Diagnoses, Prioritized In...

Unbound Medicine, Inc.
★ Quickly find 800 medical conditions with the latest NANDA-approved nursing diagnoses and interventions ★

Nurse’s Pocket Guide: Diagnoses, Prioritized Interventions, and Rationales helps you quickly assess patients and determine the proper diagnosis and treatment directly at the point of care.

This quick-reference resource includes details on nursing process and its application, sample care plans, assessment tools, documentation and over 800 NANDA-approved nursing diagnoses and interventions—all in a convenient outline format. Each diagnosis includes a definition, desired outcomes, risk factors, actions/interventions, documentation focus, and more.

Features of Nurse’s Pocket Guide for iOS:
• Over 800 nursing diagnoses
• Assessment tools
• Care plan guides
• Icons for cultural, collaborative, community/home care, diagnostic studies, pediatric/geriatric/lifespan, and medications
• Defining characteristics presented subjectively and objectively
• NIC and NOC labels for each diagnosis
• Optimized interface
• Personalized favorites
• Superior navigation
• Universal Index Search – find topics across all indexes

Additional iPad client features include:
• iPad-specific interface – not just an enlarged iPhone app
• Side-by-side reading and navigation panes

Authors: Marilynn E. Doenges, APRN, BC; Mary Frances Moorhouse, RN, MSN, CRRN, LNC; Alice C. Murr, RN, BSN, LNC
Publisher: F.A. Davis
Powered by Unbound Medicine

What's new in version 1.4
• iOS 6 support
• Voice search (requires iPhone 4S/5, iPad 3rd Generation, iPod Touch 5th Generation)
• Optimized for larger iPhone 5 and new iPod touch (5th Generation) screens
• Bug Fixes
Our verdict: Ok
  • + Nurse's Pocket Guide: Diagnoses, Prioritized In... is an ok, 3.5-star app.
  • The app is pricier than similar apps available on the App Store.
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