ISBN: 9780323288514
Imprint: Elsevier
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Elsevier Adaptive Learning for Mosby's Textbook for Nursing Assistants, 8th Edition

by Sheila A. Sorrentino, PhD, RN and Leighann Remmert, MS, RN
Elsevier Adaptive Learning
ISBN: 9780323288514
Imprint: Elsevier
List Price: $42.00
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Corresponding chapter-by-chapter to Mosby's Textbook for Nursing Assistants - Soft Cover Version, 8th Edition, Elsevier Adaptive Learning combines the power of brain science with sophisticated, patented Cerego algorithms to help you learn faster and remember longer. It’s fun; it’s engaging; and it’s constantly tracking your performance and adapting to deliver content precisely when it’s needed to ensure core information is transformed into lasting knowledge.

    • An individual study schedule reduces cognitive workload and helps you become a more effective learner by automatically guiding the learning and review process.
    • The mobile app offers a seamless learning experience between your smartphone and the web with your memory profile maintained and managed in the cloud.
    • UNIQUE! Your memory strength is profiled at the course, chapter, and item level to identify personal learning and forgetting patterns.
    • UNIQUE! Material is re-presented just before you would naturally forget it to counteract memory decay.
    • A personalized learning pathway is established based on your learning profile, memory map, and time required to demonstrate information mastery.
    • The comprehensive student dashboard allows you to view your personal learning progress.
  • 1. Introduction to Health Care Agencies
    2. The Person’s Rights NEW!
    3. The Nursing Assistant
    4. Ethics and Laws
    5. Work Ethics
    6. Communicating With the Health Team
    7. Assisting With the Nursing Process
    8. Understanding the Person
    9. Body Structure and Function
    10. Growth and Development
    11. Care of the Older Person
    12. Safety
    13. Preventing Falls
    14. Restraint Alternatives and Safe Restraint Use
    15. Preventing Infection
    16. Body Mechanics
    17. Safely Moving and Transferring the Person
    18. The Person’s Unit
    19. Bedmaking
    20. Personal Hygiene
    21. Grooming
    22. Urinary Elimination
    23. Bowel Elimination
    24. Nutrition and Fluids
    25. Nutritional Support and IV Therapy
    26. Measuring Vital Signs
    27. Exercise and Activity
    28. Comfort, Rest, and Sleep
    29. Admissions, Transfers, and Discharges
    30. Assisting With the Physical Examination
    31. Collecting and Testing Specimens
    32. The Person Having Surgery
    33. Wound Care
    34. Pressure Ulcers NEW!
    35. Heat and Cold Applications
    36. Oxygen Needs
    37. Respiratory Support and Therapies
    38. Rehabilitation and Restorative Nursing Care
    39. Hearing, Speech, and Vision Problems
    40. Cancer, Immune System, and Skin Disorders
    41. Nervous System and Musculoskeletal Disorders
    42. Cardiovascular, Respiratory, and Lymphatic Disorders
    43. Digestive and Endocrine Disorders
    44. Urinary and Reproductive Disorders
    45. Mental Health Problems
    46. Confusion and Dementia
    47. Developmental Disabilities
    48. Sexuality
    49. Caring for Mothers and Newborns
    50. Assisted Living
    51. Basic Emergency Care
    52. End-of-Life Care
    A. National Nurse Aide Assessment Program (NNAAP®) Written Examination Content Outline and Skills Evaluation
    B. Key Recommendations from Dietary Guidelines 2010
    C. Minimum Data Set: Selected Pages
    Answers to Review Questions
    Key Abbreviations
  • Sheila A. Sorrentino, PhD, RN, Curriculum and Health Care Consultant, Anthem, AZ and Leighann Remmert, MS, RN, Clinical Instructor, Capital Area School of Practical Nursing, Springfield, IL
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