Nursing Skills Online Version 4.0 for Nursing Interventions & Clinical Skills, 6th Edition
Master important nursing skills for the clinical setting with Nursing Skills Online 4.0 (NSO). This interactive learning system offers 19 modules that are organized around the 5-step nursing process. Each module uses a structured pace to guide you through the skills that have the greatest effect on patient safety. Modules also include critical thinking tasks and case studies to help you apply your learning to realistic patient situations.
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- The latest evidence-based information in clinical skills & techniques keeps you on the cutting edge of nursing.
- Case-based/problem-oriented format for learning activities provides you with real-life patient scenarios and promotes critical thinking.
- Frequent interactivity enhances your learning and engagement with content to make understanding complex concepts easier.
- Self-assessment exercises allow you to test your knowledge of key concepts including correct answers and rationales for immediate feedback.
- Lesson Post Tests provide an immediate score upon completion including rationales behind correct responses.
- Printable procedure guidelines enable you to study and learn anywhere you go.
- NEW! Cardiac Care module covers vital skills related to cardiac monitoring.
- NEW! Patient Centered Care screens address variations in approaches to patients of varied cultures and ages during the performance of the skill.
- NEW! QSEN correlated headings and exercises help you better understand the six Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) core competencies.
- NEW! Safety Considerations screens address the global safety issues in play for the lesson topic.
- NEW! Quality Improvement exercises present critical thinking challenges, prodding you to use patient care data to improve outcomes.
- NEW! Teamwork and Collaboration screens include information on delegation, as well as cooperation with other healthcare professionals who may have input in to patient welfare (physical therapists, nutritionists, respiratory therapists, pharmacists, etc.).
2. Infection Control
3. Vital Signs
4. Cardiac Care (NEW!)
5. Specimen Collection
6. Enteral Nutrition
7. Airway Management
8. Closed Chest Drainage Systems
9. Urinary Catheterization
10. Bowel Elimination/Ostomy Care
11. Safe Medication Preparation
12. Administration of Nonparenteral Medications
13. Administration of Parenteral Medications: Injections
14. Wound Care
15. Intravenous Fluid Therapy
16. Maintenance of Intravenous Fluid Therapy
17. Administration of Parenteral Medications: Intravenous Medications
18. Caring for Central Vascular Access Devices (CVAD)
19. Blood Therapy
Anne G. Griffin Perry, RN, MSN, EdD, FAAN, Professor Emerita,School of Nursing,Southern Illinois University,Edwardsville, Illinois, Patricia A. Potter, RN, PhD, FAAN, Director of Research,Patient Care Services,Barnes-Jewish Hospital,St. Louis, Missouri and Wendy Ostendorf, RN, MS, EdD, CNE, Professor of Nursing,Neumann University,Aston, Pennsylvania