5. Managing Difficult Patient Situations

  1. Marie Annette Brown PhD, ARNP, FNP-BC, FAAN and
  2. Louise Kaplan PhD, ARNP, FNP-BC, FAANP
  1. Donna Poole,
  2. Marie Annette Brown and
  3. Louise Kaplan

Published Online: 15 MAY 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118696965.ch5

The Advanced Practice Registered Nurse as a Prescriber

The Advanced Practice Registered Nurse as a Prescriber

How to Cite

Brown, M. A. and Kaplan, L. (2012) Managing Difficult Patient Situations, in The Advanced Practice Registered Nurse as a Prescriber, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118696965.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAY 2013
  2. Published Print: 6 FEB 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813805245

Online ISBN: 9781118696965

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD);
  • Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT);
  • Countertransference;
  • Drug abusers;
  • National institute on drug abuse (NIDA);
  • Prescription monitoring programs (PMPs);
  • Somatoform disorder

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Countertransference

  • Ethical Considerations when Dealing with Difficult Situations

  • Difficult Situations in which Substance Abuse ss Suspected

  • Managing Difficult Patients with Somatoform Disorders

  • Responding to a Request for An Inappropriate Treatment

  • The Decision to Not Accept Treatment Recommendations

  • Conclusion