9781435480674

Fundamentals of Nursing

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  • ISBN13:

    9781435480674

  • ISBN10:

    1435480678

  • Edition: 4th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2/18/2010
  • Publisher: Delmar Cengage Learning
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Summary

FUNDAMENTALS OF NURSING, Fourth Edition is the ideal book to provide comprehensive coverage of fundamental nursing concepts, skills and standards of practice that will challenge introductory nursing students to learn and apply critical thinking skills for culturally diverse populations in a variety of environments. Research, evidence-based practice and emerging practice issues are highlighted to help readers prepare for delivering care across a continuum of settings. This book highlights the core themes of nursing, including nurse, person, health and environment.

Table of Contents

Evolution of Nursing and Nursing Education
Nursing Theory
Research and Evidence-Based Practice
Health Care Delivery, Quality, and Continuum of Care
Critical Thinking, Decision Making, and Nursing Process
Assessment
Nursing Diagnosis
Planning and Outcome Identification
Implementation
Evaluation
Leadership, Delegation, and Power
Legal and Ethical Responsibilities
Documentation and Informatics
Nursing, Healing, and Caring
Communication
Health and Wellness Promotion
Family and Community Health
The Life Cycle
The Older Adult
Cultural Diversity
Client Education
Self-Concept
Stress, Anxiety, Adaptation, and Change
Spirituality
Loss and Grief
Vital Signs
Physical Assessment
Diagnostic Testing
Safety, Infection Control, and Hygiene
Medication Administration
Complementary and Alternative Modalities
Oxygenation
Fluids and Electrolytes
Nutrition
Comfort and Sleep
Mobility
Skin Integrity and Wound Healing
Sensation, Perception, and Cognition
Elimination
Nursing Care of the Perioperative Client
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