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Clinical Companion for Fundamentals of Nursing - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource
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Clinical Companion for Fundamentals of Nursing - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource

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Say hello to the perfect pocket-sized partner for Barbara Yoost and Lynne Crawford’s brand new fundamentals text: the easy-to-use Clinical Companion for Fundamentals of Nursing: Active Learning for Collaborative Practice. This new Clinical Companion features the hard-to-remember charts, graphs, numbers, and abbreviations you need to know for your first clinical experience and beyond — all in quick reference format. Its topics follow the flow of the textbook, so retrieving, reviewing, and retaining clinical facts and figures could not be easier.

    • Small, portable size so you can carry it with you on clinical days and also use as a reference in clinical practice.
    • Includes basic facts and figures you need for early clinical experience.
    • Content presented in tabular, list, and outline formats for easy retrieval and review of key information on adult health care.
    • Topics organized by unit follow the flow of the textbook.
    • Chapter outlines with corresponding page numbers provide quick, easy access to information.
    UNIT I: NURSING BASICS
    1. Nursing and Professional Practice
    2. Values, Beliefs and Caring
    3. Communication
    4. Critical Thinking in Nursing
    UNIT II:  NURSING PROCESS
    5. Introduction to the Nursing Process
    6. Assessment
    7. Nursing Diagnosis
    8. Planning
    9. Implementation and Evaluation
    UNIT III: NURSING PRACTICE
    10. Documentation, Electronic Health Records, and Reporting
    11. Ethical and Legal Considerations
    12. Leadership and Management
    13. Health Literacy and Patient Education
    14. Health and Wellness
    UNIT IV:  NURSING ASSESSMENT
    15. Human Development
    16. Vital Signs
    17. Ethnicity and Cultural Assessment
    18. Spiritual Health
    19. Public Health, Community-Based, and Home Health Care
    20. Human Sexuality
    UNIT V: NURSING PRINCIPLES
    21. Safety
    22. Asepsis and Infection Control
    23. Hygiene and Patient Care
    24. Activity, Immobility, and Safe Movement
    25. Skin Integrity and Wound Care 
    26. Nutrition
    27. Cognitive and Sensory Alterations
    28. Stress and Coping
    UNIT: VI NURSING CARE
    29. Diagnostic Testing
    30. Medication Administration
    31. Perioperative Nursing Care
    32. Oxygenation and Tissue Perfusion 
    33. Fluid, Electrolytes, and Acid-Base Balance
    Barbara L Yoost and Lynne R Crawford

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