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Fundamentals of nursing / [edited by] Patricia A. Potter, Anne Griffin Perry, Patricia A. Stockert, Amy M. Hall.

Format Book and Print
EditionTenth edition.
Publication Info St. Louis, Missouri : Elsevier, [2021]
Descriptionxvi, 1,424 pages : colored illustrations ; 29 cm
Other author/creatorPotter, Patricia Ann, editor.
Other author/creatorPerry, Anne Griffin, editor.
Other author/creatorStockert, Patricia A., editor.
Other author/creatorHall, Amy (Amy M.), editor.
Contents Nursing today -- The health care delivery system -- Community-based nursing practice -- Theoretical foundations of nursing practice -- Evidence-based practice -- Health and wellness -- Caring in nursing practice -- Caring for patients with chronic illness -- Cultural competence -- Family dynamics -- Developmental theories -- Conception through adolescence -- Young and middle adults -- Older adults -- Critical thinking in nursing practice -- Nursing assessment -- Nursing diagnosis -- Planning nursing care -- Implementing nursing care -- Evaluation -- Managing patient care -- Ethics and values -- Legal implications in nursing practice -- Communication -- Patient education -- Informatics and documentation -- Patient safety and quality -- Infection prevention and control -- Vital signs -- Health assessment and physical examination -- Medication administration -- Complementary therapies and integrative health -- Self-concept -- Sexuality -- Spiritual health -- Loss and grief -- Stress and coping -- Activity and exercise -- Immobility -- Hygiene -- Oxygenation -- Fluid, electrolyte, acid-base balance -- Sleep -- Pain management -- Nutrition -- Urinary elimination -- Bowel elimination -- Skin integrity and wound care -- Sensory alterations -- Perioperative nursing care.
Abstract Textbook for Nursing Fundamentals, Complex Health Alterations, ADN Psych Clinical, Nursing Advanced Skills, and LPN/RN Refresher Skills.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN9780323677721 hardcover
ISBN032367772X hardcover

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