Summary: Designed to maximize visual learning, this Sixth Edition features a new art program and an integrated, cohesive, student-focused suite of multimedia products. Brand-new icons direct students to free video clips and online activities. New concept maps walk students through the nursing process for selected case-study patients. Unexpected outcomes are now included in skills descriptions. Like previous editions, the text maintains its unique holistic "blended skills&qu
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Summary: Designed to maximize visual learning, this Sixth Edition features a new art program and an integrated, cohesive, student-focused suite of multimedia products. Brand-new icons direct students to free video clips and online activities. New concept maps walk students through the nursing process for selected case-study patients. Unexpected outcomes are now included in skills descriptions. Like previous editions, the text maintains its unique holistic "blended skills" approach to nursing care and focuses on case-based learning and critical thinking. ...show less
Edition/Copyright:6TH 08 Cover: Hardback Publisher:Lippincott-Raven Publishers Published: 12/01/2006 International: No
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Introduction to nursing
Health of the individual, family, and community
Health and illness
Theory, research, and evidence-based practice
Values, ethics, and advocacy
Legal implications of nursing
Healthcare delivery systems
Continuity of care
Blended skills and critical thinking throughout the nursing process
Outcome identification and planning
Documenting, reporting, and conferring
Conception through young adult
The aging adult
Teacher and counselor
Leader and manager
Safety, security, and emergency preparedness
Asepsis and infection control
Complementary and alternative therapies
Stress and adaptation
Loss, grief, and dying
Skin integrity and wound care
Rest and sleep
Fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base balance
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