Medical-Surgical Nursing: Pearson New International Edition

Critical Thinking in Patient Care

Author: Priscilla LeMone,Karen M. Burke,Gerene Bauldoff

Publisher: Pearson Higher Ed

ISBN: 1292036206

Category: Medical

Page: 1860

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Appropriate for courses in Medical Surgical Nursing. Medical-Surgical Nursing: Critical Thinking in Patient Care, 5e has been revised and updated to provide the knowledge and skills needed to care for adult patients to promote health, facilitate recovery from illness and injury, and provide support when coping with disability or loss. Throughout the text, the authors make every effort to communicate that both nurses and patients may be male or female; and that patients require holistic, individualized care regardless of their age; gender; or racial, cultural, or socioeconomic background. The goal of the fifth edition is to provide the knowledge and resources that ensure a solid base for critical thinking and clinical judgment and that can be applied to provide safe, individualized, and competent clinical nursing care. Multiple learning strategies have been developed to facilitate success—audio, illustrations, teaching tips, and video and animation media. Understandable language and a consistent format are used, and students overwhelmingly report that they actually like reading the text.

Kozier & Erb's Fundamentals of Nursing Australian Edition

Author: Audry Berman,Shirlee J. Snyder,Barbara Kozier,Glenora Lea Erb,Tracy Levett-Jones,Trudy Dwyer,Majella Hales,Nichole Harvey,Lorna Moxham,Tanya Park,Barbara Parker,Kerry Reid-Searl,David Stanley

Publisher: Pearson Higher Education AU

ISBN: 1486011454

Category: Medical

Page: 1745

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Kozier and Erb’s Fundamentals of Nursing prepares students for practice in a range of diverse clinical settings and help them understand what it means to be a competent professional nurse in the twenty-first century. This third Australian edition has once again undergone a rigorous review and writing process. Contemporary changes in the regulation of nursing are reflected in the chapters and the third edition continues to focus on the three core philosophies: Person-centred care, critical thinking and clinical reasoning and cultural safety. Students will develop the knowledge, critical thinking and clinical reasoning skills to deliver care for their patients in ways that signify respect, acceptance, empathy, connectedness, cultural sensitivity and genuine concern.

LeMone and Burke's Medical-Surgical Nursing

Clinical Reasoning in Patient Care

Author: Gerene Bauldoff,Paula Gubrud,Margaret Carno

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 9780134868189

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Page: 2048

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Preceded by: Medical-surgical nursing: critical reasoning in patient care / Priscilla LeMone, Karen Burke, Gerene Bauldoff, Paula Gubrud. Sixth edition. [2015].

Nursing Care Plans

Transitional Patient & Family Centered Care

Author: Lynda Juall Carpenito

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1469831988

Category: Electronic books

Page: 933

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Learn how to create nursing care plans, effectively document care, and succeed in the course with Nursing Care Plans: Transitional Patient and Family Centered Care, Sixth Edition. Easy-to-understand and packed with practical tools to prepare you for clinical practice, this proven book focuses on the nursing plans that are most important, ensuring that you learn what you need to know and that you can find the information you need easily, without being distracted by irrelevant information.

Medical-Surgical Nursing

Author: Hall H Pearson Education,Priscilla LeMone,Karen Burke,Priscilla LeMone, Dsn, RN, Faan,Gerene Bauldoff

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780133054330

Category: Medical

Page: N.A

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Medical-surgical Nursing

Clinical Reasoning in Patient Care

Author: Priscilla LeMone,Karen M. Burke,Gerene Bauldoff,Paula Gubrud

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 9780133139433

Category: Medical

Page: 1813

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Revision of: Medical-surgical nursing. 4th edition. 2008.

Davis's Q&A Review For NCLEX-RN

Author: Kathleen A Ohman

Publisher: F.A. Davis

ISBN: 0803642172

Category: Medical

Page: 1056

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Davis’s Q&A Review for the NCLEX-RN® gives you an overview of the latest test plan and outlines the test-taking strategies you need to prepare for the exam. Practice questions guide you through all of the content covered on the NCLEX, while two comprehensive exams test mastery of all subject areas covered on the NCLEX exam.

Brunner & Suddarth's Textbook of Medical-surgical Nursing

Author: Suzanne C. O'Connell Smeltzer,Brenda G. Bare,Janice L. Hinkle,Kerry H. Cheever

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 0781785898

Category: Medical

Page: 2240

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Preparing students for successful NCLEX results and strong futures as nurses in today's world. Now in its 12th edition, Brunner and Suddarth's Textbook of Medical-Surgical Nursing is designed to assist nurses in preparing for their roles and responsibilities in the medical-surgical setting and for success on the NCLEX. In the latest edition, the resource suite is complete with a robust set of premium and included ancillaries such as simulation support, adaptive testing, and a variety of digital resources helping prepare today's students for success. This leading textbook focuses on physiological, pathophysiological, and psychosocial concepts as they relate to nursing care. Brunner is known for its strong Nursing Process focus and its readability. This edition retains these strengths and incorporates enhanced visual appeal and better portability for students. Online Tutoring powered by Smarthinking--Free online tutoring, powered by Smarthinking, gives students access to expert nursing and allied health science educators whose mission, like yours, is to achieve success. Students can access live tutoring support, critiques of written work, and other valuable tools.

Contemporary Medical-Surgical Nursing

Author: Rick Daniels,Leslie Nicoll

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1439058660

Category: Medical

Page: 1136

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Clinical Handbook for Medical-Surgical Nursing

Clinical Reasoning in Patient Care

Author: Priscilla LeMone,Karen Burke,Gerene Bauldoff,Paula Gubrud

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780134225401

Category: Medical

Page: 624

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The Clinical Handbook for Medical-Surgical Nursing: Clinical Reasoning in Patient Care is a handy, pocket-sized reference for the care of patients with health problems often encountered in clinical situations. While primarily developed as a supplement to the Sixth Edition of Medical-Surgical Nursing: Clinical Reasoning in Patient Care , to which it is cross-referenced by chapter, the Clinical Handbook may also be used as a stand-alone reference text. It provides nursing students essential information in an easy-to-follow format, allowing them to respond quickly when a patient's condition changes or when they are assigned to a new patient.

Medical-Surgical Nursing Care

Author: Karen M. Burke,Priscilla T LeMone,Elaine Mohn-Brown,Linda Eby

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 0133437019

Category: Medical

Page: 1424

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This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. For students enrolled in licensed practical/vocational nursing programs (LPN/LVN) A Practice-Based Approach to Nursing Care Medical-Surgical Nursing Care, Fourth Edition gives students an in-depth understanding of the common diseases and disorders that affect adult patients.It provides a strong foundation for caring by emphasizing pathophysiology, nursing care, and patient teaching. The material in Nursing Care is presented in an easily-accessible format with streamlined content and a clear writing style that makes it easy for students to absorb information. Study aids throughout the text also help students focus less on memorization and more on practice and the integration of new material into their critical thought-processes. The Fourth Edition includes new content and features that will help students grow and develop as practical/vocational nurses.

Understanding the Essentials of Critical Care Nursing

Author: Kathleen Perrin,Carrie Ed MacLeod

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 9780134146348

Category: Medical

Page: 640

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This title is appropriate for all baccalaureate-level courses in critical care and advanced adult or medical surgical nursing, as well as for hospital orientation programs for beginning critical care nurses. An introduction to critical care that helps nurses deliver safe, effective care that optimizes patients' outcome Understanding the Essentials of Critical Care Nursing provides novice critical care nurses with a firm foundation so that they are able to understand the complexities of care; deliver safe, effective care; and begin their transition to expert nurses. It identifies concepts and techniques that are unique to critical care nursing and focuses on the essentials of providing care to patients with disorders that are commonly seen in critical care settings. Evidence-based practices, safety initiatives, commonly used medications, and leading technologies for providing better care are highlighted throughout the book. The Third Edition includes current recommendations for practice as well as new NCLEX�-style questions and analytical Why/Why Not features that spark critical thinking and test readers' understanding. By concentrating on the problems that the new critical care nurse is most likely to encounter, the text establishes the groundwork students need to become increasingly effective nurses capable of offering advanced care.

Books in Print

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Category: American literature

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Foundations of Nursing

Author: Barbara Lauritsen Christensen

Publisher: Mosby

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 1288

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Part of the popular LPN Threads series, Foundations of Nursing provides coverage of all the fundamental content and skills students need to know, including entire units covering maternal and neonatal, pediatric, geriatric, mental health, and community content. Designed to be used in conjunction with Adult Health Nursing, by the same author team, together these two full-color texts provide complete coverage of all of the content needed in an LPN/LVN curriculum. Student-friendly, full-color design is packed with student learning features and NCLEX exam-style review questions at the end of each chapter. Over 100 skills presented in a step-by-step format with clearly defined nursing actions and rationales. Nursing Care Plans, presented in a case-study format, emphasize patient goals and outcomes. Nursing Diagnosis boxes, screened and highlighted in the text, include nursing diagnoses for specific disorders are paired with the appropriate nursing interventions. Patient Teaching boxes include post-hospital discharge guidelines and disease prevention instructions with a strong focus on three-way communication among the nurse, patient, and family members. Cultural and Ethnic Considerations boxes include a variety of cultural scenarios that nurses may face when providing health care. Older Adult Considerations boxes provide age-specific information for the care of the aging population, which is often the primary focus of the LPN/LVN nurse. New Companion CD, bound in every text, includes an audio glossary, 410 NCLEX exam-style multiple-choice & alternative item review questions, critical thinking review, 15 animations, 15 video clips, Spanish-English phrases, and a mathematics review. Unique Health Promotion Considerations boxes, a LPN thread, highlights information on wellness and disease prevention, including infection control, diet, and pregnancy. Unique Delegation Considerations boxes provide parameters for delegation to nurse assistants, patient care technicians, and unlicensed assistive personnel. Safety Considerations boxes, a LPN thread, highlights the importance of maintaining safety to protect patients, families, health care providers, and the public from the accidental spread of diseases. New Surgical Wound Care chapter covers wound care and related skills, including a skill on Wound Vacuum Assisted Closure (V.A.C.). New content on HIPAA, initiating intravenous therapy, insertion of nasogastric tube, CDC hand hygiene guidelines, surgical hand scrub, computerized charting, medication administration, the latest blood pressure guidelines from the National Heart and Lung Institute, and the tuberculin syringe. Bioterrorism/terrorism content is expanded in the Safety chapter to include the nursing response to biological attacks, nuclear attacks and radiation syndrome, and chemical terrorism. Two new appendices include JCAHO Lists of Dangerous Abbreviations, Acronyms, and Symbols; and Laboratory Reference Values.

Leadership and Management in Nursing Test Success

An Unfolding Case Study Review

Author: Julia M. Ward, PhD, RN

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 0826110398

Category: Medical

Page: 224

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"This will be very helpful to students studying leadership and management for the NCLEX. The questions are pertinent and well written, and they cover a wide range of topics. This review is a worthwhile resource for student preparation." Score: 96, 4 Stars. --Doody's Medical Reviews Based on an innovative, active learning paradigm, this course review for the Leadership and Management Nursing Skills NCLEX-RN features the use of unfolding case studies to thoroughly engage students while helping them to develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills. Unlike other content review books, this resource builds required content into compelling case scenarios that mimic situations in real-life practice. It features answers and rationales at the end of each chapter and includes 200 questions comprised of 150 multiple choice and 50 alternative NCLEX-RN style questions. The book is also infused with Web links and resources that will keep students engaged and further reinforce realistic decision-making. The review focuses on developing leadership and management competencies, patient care management including advanced directives, ethical and legal issues, organizational management, and delegating responsibilities to other members of the health care team. Students love this innovative approach to learning how to ëthink like a nurseí! Faculty find the case studies useful for clinical make-up assignments. Available in both print and eBook formats, the review is enhanced by the inclusion of URLs linking to resources that expands scope of content and increases content assimilation. Key Features: Promotes active learning through use of unfolding case studies Eschews traditional repetitive question review for an intensified learning experience Provides answers conveniently located at the end of each chapter and rationales for both correct AND incorrect answers Serves as a handy resource for clinical make-up assignments Includes more than 200 questions including 150 multiple choice and 50 alternative NCLEX questions

Health and Physical Assessment in Nursing

Author: Cynthia Fenske,Katherine Dolan Watkins,Donita D'Amico,Tina Saunders,Colleen Barbarito

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 9780134868172

Category:

Page: 824

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For courses covering health assessment. All the health assessment skills students need to think like a nurse Health & Physical Assessment in Nursing helps nursing students master the art, science, and skills of health and physical assessment for the RN. Taking a holistic approach, the text focuses on assessing the whole person and on recognizing the diversity of patients and care settings. It imparts evidence-based knowledge and step-by-step skills alongside discussions of health, wellness, communication, and culture. The 4th edition adds three new chapters that cover the assessment of pediatric and older patients and that prepare students to document both subjective and objective findings. Also available with MyLab Nursing By combining trusted author content with digital tools and a flexible platform, MyLab personalizes the learning experience and improves results for each student. MyLab Nursing helps students master key concepts, prepare for success on the NCLEX-RN(R) exam, and develop clinical reasoning skills. Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyLab Nursing does not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MyLab Nursing, ask your instructor to confirm the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyLab Nursing, search for: 0134875443 / 9780134875446 Health & Physical Assessment In Nursing Plus MyLab Nursing with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package, 4e Package consists of: 013486817X / 9780134868172 Health & Physical Assessment In Nursing, 4e 0134874358 / 9780134874357 MyLab Nursing with Pearson eText -- Access Card -- for Health and Physical Assessment in Nursing, 4e

Fundamental Nursing Care

Author: Roberta Pavy Ramont,Dolores Maldonado Niedringhaus

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 843

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For courses in Fundamentals of Nursing LPN/LVN. Part of the Prentice Hall LPN/LVN-specific series. Looking at the practice of nursing from the LPN/LVN point of view, this streamlined but comprehensive text explains to students what they need to know and do in order to deliver safe and effective nursing care in a variety of settings and functions. It focuses on the information and essential skills that will help ensure clinical and NCLEX-PN test-taking success, as well as addresses the LPN/LVN scope of practice and relationship to the registered nurse.

Clinical Pocket Guide for Health & Physical Assessment in Nursing

Author: Donita T D'Amico,Colleen Barbarito

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 013410272X

Category: Education

Page: 345

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This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. Clinical Pocket Guide for Health & Physical Assessment in Nursing is a resource that can be used by novice students and professional nurses alike. For students who don’t take a separate health assessment course who want to supplement their medical-surgical nursing text, the Clinical Pocket Guide is designed to be used as a health assessment primer; it guides the user through the steps of collecting health assessment data. The focus of this text is comprehensive health assessment, which includes the collection of subjective and objective data. Subjective data encompasses both the patient’s health history and the focused interview. The nurse collects objective data during the physical assessment. This is a student supplement associated with: Health & Physical Assessment in Nursing, 3/e Donita D'Amico Colleen Barbarito ISBN: 0133876403