Stress and coping

Harvey, Nichole (2018) Stress and coping. In: Berman, Audrey, Snyder, Shirlee J., Levett-Jones, Tracy, Dwyer, Trudy, Hales, Majella, Harvey, Nichole, Moxham, Lorna, Langtree, Tanya, Parker, Barbara, Reid-Searl, Kerry, and Stanley, David, (eds.) Kozier and Erb's Fundamentals of Nursing [4th Australian edition]. Pearson Australia, Melbourne, VIC, Australia, pp. 1089-1110.

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[Extract] After completing this chapter, you will be able to:

- differentiate between the concepts of stress as a stimulus, as a response and as a transaction

- describe the three stages of Selye's general adaptation syndrome

- identify physiological, psychological, behavioural and cognitive indicators of stress

- differentiate four levels of anxiety

- identify behaviours related to specific ego defence mechanisms

- discuss types ofcoping and coping strategies

- identify essential aspects of assessing a person's stress and coping patterns

- identify nursing diagnoses related to stress

- describe interventions to help individuals minimise and manage stress

- differentiate between culturally safe, person-centred care for the person experienceing harmful stress, and that which is unsafe and not person centred

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Item Type: Book Chapter (Later Edition)
ISBN: 978-1-4886-8734-1
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Date Deposited: 22 Jan 2018 01:52
FoR Codes: 11 MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES > 1110 Nursing > 111002 Clinical Nursing: Primary (Preventative) @ 70%
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