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Study Guide for Basic Nursing - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource, 7th Edition

by Patricia A. Potter, RN, MSN, PhD, FAAN, Anne Griffin Perry, RN, EdD, FAAN, Patricia Castaldi, DNP, RN, Patricia Stockert, RN, BSN, MS, PhD and Amy Hall, RN, BSN, MS, PhD, CNE
Elsevier eBook on VitalSource
ISBN: 9780323089258
Page Count: 288
Imprint: Mosby
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Master content from your textbook with this helpful study tool! Corresponding to the chapters in Basic Nursing, 7th Edition, this study guide helps you understand and apply material with chapter review questions, activities, case studies, and more!

    • Chapter review questions include matching, short answer, multiple choice, and true/false questions to provide evaluation and test-taking practice.
    • Skills performance checklists help you measure your mastery of important nursing procedures.
    • Each chapter includes a case study with related questions allowing you to apply what you’ve learned.
    • Instructions for creating and using study charts assist you in organizing the material and reviewing key concepts.
    • Study group questions make it easier for you to review material with your peers.
  • Unit One: Concepts in Nursing

    1. Health and Wellness

    2. The Health Care Delivery System

    3. Community-Based Nursing Practice

    4. Legal Principles in Nursing

    5. Ethics

    6. Evidence-Based Practice

    Unit Two: Processes in Nursing Care

    7. Critical Thinking

    8. Nursing Process

    9. Informatics and Documentation

    10. Communication

    11. Patient Education

    12. Managing Patient Care

    Unit Three: Essentials for Nursing Practice

    13. Infection Prevention and Control

    14. Vital Signs

    15. Health Assessment and Physical Examination

    16. Administering Medications

    17. Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Balances

    Unit Four: Promoting Psychosocial Health

    18. Caring in Nursing Practice

    19. Cultural Diversity

    20. Spiritual Health

    21. Growth and Development

    22. Self-Concept and Sexuality

    23. Family Context in Nursing

    24. Stress and Coping

    25. Loss and Grief

    Unit Five: Promoting Physical Health

    26. Exercise and Activity

    27. Safety

    28. Hygiene

    29. Oxygenation

    30. Sleep

    31. Pain Management

    32. Nutrition

    33. Urinary Elimination

    34. Bowel Elimination

    35. Immobility

    36. Skin and Wound Care

    37. Sensory Alterations

    38. Surgical Patient

  • Patricia A. Potter, RN, MSN, PhD, FAAN, Director of Research, Patient Care Services
    Barnes-Jewish Hospital
    St. Louis, MO, Anne Griffin Perry, RN, EdD, FAAN, Professor and Associate Dean, School of Nursing, Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, IL, Patricia Castaldi, DNP, RN, Director, Practical Nursing Program, Union County College; Plainfield, NJ, Patricia Stockert, RN, BSN, MS, PhD, President of the College, Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing, Peoria, IL and Amy Hall, RN, BSN, MS, PhD, CNE, Professor and Dean, School of Nursing, Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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