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Fundamentals success : NCLEX-style Q & A review / Patricia M. Nugent, RN, MA, MD, EdD, Professor Emeritus, Adjunct Professor, Nassau Community College, Garden City, New York, Private Practice--President of Nugent Books, Inc., Barbara A. Vitale, RN, MA, Professor Emeritus, Nassau Community College, Garden City, New York, Private Practice--Professional Resources for Nursing.

Author/creator Nugent, Patricia Mary, 1944- author.
Other author/creatorVitale, Barbara Ann, 1944- author.
Format Book and Print
EditionFifth edition.
Publication Info Philadelphia, PA : F.A. Davis, 2019.
Copyright Notice ©2019
Descriptionxvii, 589 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Series Davis's Q & A success series
Davis's success series. ^A1062900
Contents Fundamentals of critical thinking related to test taking. Introduction -- Maximize your critical-thinking abilities -- Critical thinking applied to test taking -- Critical-thinking strategy to answer nursing questions: the race model -- Summary -- Nursing within the context of contemporary health care. Theory-based nursing care -- Legal and ethical issues -- Leadership and management -- Health-care delivery -- Community-based nursing -- Psychosociocultural nursing care -- Nursing care across the life span -- Communication -- Psychological support -- Teaching and learning -- Diversity and spirituality -- Essential components of nursing care -- Nursing process -- Physical assessment -- Infection control -- Safety -- Medication administration -- Pharmacology -- Basic human needs and related nursing care -- Hygiene -- Mobility -- Nutrition -- Oxygenation -- Urinary elimination -- Fluids and electrolytes -- Gastrointestinal system -- Pain, comfort, rest, and sleep -- Perioperative nursing -- Alternate item formats -- Alternate item formats: questions -- Alternate items formats: answers and rationales -- Comprehensive final book exam -- Comprehensive final book exam: answers and rationales -- Glossary of English words commonly encountered on nursing examinations.
Abstract Master the fundamentals of nursing while developing your critical thinking and test-taking skills.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Genre/formProblem Solving.
ISBN9780803677456 (paperback)
ISBN0803677456 (paperback)

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