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Conceptual foundations : the bridge to professional nursing practice / [edited by] Elizabeth E. Friberg.

Other author/creatorFriberg, Elizabeth E., editor.
Format Book and Print
EditionSeventh edition.
Publication Info St. Louis, Missouri : Elsevier, [2020]
Descriptionxvi, 377 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Part I: Context of Professional Nursing Practice -- 1. A Brief History of Professional Nursing in the United States -- 2. Academic Progression -- 3. Beyond Professional Socialization -- 4. Professional Nursing Roles -- 5. Theories and Frameworks for Professional Nursing Practice -- 6. Health Policy and Practice and the Nursing Practice Environment -- Part II: Dimensions of Professional Nursing Practice -- 7. Economic Issues in Nursing and Health Care -- 8. Effective Communication -- 9. Think Like a Nurse: Essential Thinking Skills for Professional Nurses -- 10. Teaching and Learning in the 21st Century -- 11. Legal Aspects of Nursing Practice -- 12. Ethical Dimensions of Nursing and Health Care -- 13. Information Management -- 14. Diversity in Health and Illness -- Part III: Themes in Professional Nursing Practice -- 15. Health and Health Promotion -- 16. Genetics and Genomics in Professional Nursing -- 17. Global Rural Nursing Practice -- 18. Violence Against Women: An Epidemic and a Health Issue -- 19. Telehealth -- 20. Patient Safety -- 21. Palliative Care & End-of-Life -- 22. Resilience & Compassionate Care.
Abstract "Get an in-depth look at the nursing profession! Conceptual Foundations: The Bridge to Professional Nursing Practice, 7th Edition gives you the foundation you need to prepare for becoming a professional nurse. Expert educator Elizabeth E. Friberg assembles the best minds of nursing for a unique in-depth look at the profession's major theories, practices, and principles. Complete with two new chapters, this seventh edition has been fully revised throughout with content that challenges you to think critically and conceptually. In addition, new Evolve resources means you can do more online than ever before!"-- Publisher's website
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN9780323551311 (paperback)
ISBN0323551319 (paperback)

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