Conceptual Foundations: The Bridge To Professional Nursing Practice by Elizabeth E. FribergConceptual Foundations: The Bridge To Professional Nursing Practice by Elizabeth E. Friberg

Conceptual Foundations: The Bridge To Professional Nursing Practice

byElizabeth E. Friberg, Joan L. CreasiaEditorElizabeth E. Friberg

Paperback | June 23, 2015

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Best known for its conceptual approach to nursing practice,Conceptual Foundations: The Bridge to Professional Nursing Practice, 6th Edition gives you the foundation you need to prepare for your role as a professional nurse. Expert educators Elizabeth E. Friberg and Joan L. Creasia bring together the best minds of nursing for a unique in-depth look at the profession's major theories, practices, and principles. Complete with three all-new chapters and updated content throughout, this expanded sixth edition challenges you to think critically and conceptually. In addition, new Evolve resources mean you can do more online than ever before.

Title:Conceptual Foundations: The Bridge To Professional Nursing PracticeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:392 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:June 23, 2015Publisher:Elsevier CanadaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0323299938

ISBN - 13:9780323299930


Table of Contents

Part I: Context of Professional Nursing Practice
1. A Brief History of Professional Nursing in the United States
2. Pathways of Nursing Education
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.NEW! 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.NEW! Global Rural Nursing Practice
18. Violence Against Women: An Epidemic and a Health Issue
19.NEW! Telehealth in Nursing Practice
20. Patient Safety