Summary: F. A. Davis is proud to announce the new four-color 2nd edition of Understanding Medical-Surgical Nursing! We have taken this ground-breaking text and tweaked it to perfection. This core textbook provides comprehensive coverage of nursing care for medical-surgical disorders, including pathophysiology. Written in an easy-to-understand, well-organized style, all the nursing actions are presented with rationales.Edition/Copyright: 2ND 03
WHAT'S NEW eft:10px;margin:0px;'> Now in full color! "Patient Perspectives" boxes offer both family and individual viewpoints of coping with certain diseases Practice drug calculations integrated into critical thinking scenarios throughout the chapters Web site addresses provided as appropriate in text Chapters begin with a list of questions that students are able to answer by the end of the chapter New chapter on nursing care of patients with AIDS KEY FEATURES
- Comprehensive coverage of the nursing care of medical-surgical disorders, with the inclusion of sufficient pathophysiology to give students an understanding of the rationales for specific nursing actions
- Exercises and case studies integrated within the chapters enhance students' critical thinking abilities
- Word-building techniques, phonetics, and glossary help students master the terminology of med-surg nursing
- Extensive use of mnemonic devices and tips aid students in learning and remembering content
Publisher: F. A. Davis Co.
Year Published: 2003