More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Only one copy
in stock at this price.
In Stock Usually Ships in 24 Hours.
Starting at $3.94
Questions About This Book?
Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from eCampus.com can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the 6th edition with a publication date of 12/28/2006.
What is included with this book?
- The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to inclue any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.
- The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.
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. A back-of-book CD-ROM includes video clips, skills checklists, chapter review questions, an NCLEX(R) alternate-format question tutorial, and a Spanish-English audio glossary. A companion online course is available free with purchase of the text.
Table of Contents
|Introduction to nursing||p. 5|
|Health of the individual, family, and community||p. 25|
|Cultural diversity||p. 41|
|Health and illness||p. 63|
|Theory, research, and evidence-based practice||p. 79|
|Values, ethics, and advocacy||p. 95|
|Legal implications of nursing||p. 119|
|Healthcare delivery systems||p. 151|
|Continuity of care||p. 169|
|Home healthcare||p. 185|
|Blended skills and critical thinking throughout the nursing process||p. 205|
|Outcome identification and planning||p. 285|
|Documenting, reporting, and conferring||p. 351|
|Developmental concepts||p. 391|
|Conception through young adult||p. 409|
|The aging adult||p. 443|
|Teacher and counselor||p. 503|
|Leader and manager||p. 531|
|Vital signs||p. 555|
|Health assessment||p. 597|
|Safety, security, and emergency preparedness||p. 657|
|Asepsis and infection control||p. 699|
|Complementary and alternative therapies||p. 745|
|Perioperative nursing||p. 871|
|Stress and adaptation||p. 953|
|Loss, grief, and dying||p. 981|
|Sensory stimulation||p. 1017|
|Skin integrity and wound care||p. 1181|
|Rest and sleep||p. 1335|
|Urinary elimination||p. 1483|
|Bowel elimination||p. 1549|
|Fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base balance||p. 1669|
|Table of Contents provided by Blackwell. All Rights Reserved.|