Study Guide and Skills Performance Checklists for Fundamentals of Nursing by Patricia A. PotterStudy Guide and Skills Performance Checklists for Fundamentals of Nursing by Patricia A. Potter

Study Guide and Skills Performance Checklists for Fundamentals of Nursing

byPatricia A. Potter, Anne Griffin Perry, Geralyn Ochs

Paperback | May 19, 2008

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Reinforce what you ve learned in Fundamentals of Nursing, 7th Edition with this detailed, chapter-by-chapter review guide. Each chapter provides exercises that challenge your understanding of key concepts and performance checklists to help you assess your skill technique.
Title:Study Guide and Skills Performance Checklists for Fundamentals of NursingFormat:PaperbackDimensions:392 pagesPublished:May 19, 2008Publisher:MosbyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0323052517

ISBN - 13:9780323052511


Table of Contents

Unit I: The Client and the Health Care Environment 1. Nursing Today 2. Health Care Delivery System 3. Community-Based Nursing Practice 4. Theoretical Foundations of Nursing Practice 5. Evidence-Based PracticeNEW!

Unit II: Caring Throughout the Life Span 6. Health and Wellness 7. Surviving CancerNEW! 8. Caring in Nursing Practice 9. Culture and Ethnicity 10. Caring for Families 11. Developmental Theories 12. Conception Through Adolescence 13. Young to Middle Adult 14. Older Adult

Unit III: Critical Thinking in Nursing Practice 15. Critical Thinking in Nursing Practice 16. Nursing Assessment 17. Nursing Diagnosis 18. Planning for Nursing Care 19. Implementing Nursing Care 20. Evaluation 21. Managing Client Care

Unit IV: Psychosocial Basis for Nursing Practice 22. Ethics and Values 23. Legal Implications 24. Communication 25. Client Education 26. Documentation 27. Self-Concept 28. Sexuality 29. Spiritual Health 30. The Experience of Loss, Death, and Grief 31. Stress and Coping

Unit VI: Scientific Basis for Nursing Practice 32. Vital Signs 33. Health Assessment and Physical Examination 34. Infection Control 35. Medication Administration 36. Complementary and Alternative Therapies

Unit VII: Basic Human Needs 37. Activity and Exercise 38. Client Safety 39. Hygiene 40. Oxygenation 41. Fluids, Electrolytes, and Acid-Base Balances 42. Sleep 43. Pain Management 44. Nutrition 45. Urinary Elimination 46. Bowel Elimination

Unit VIII: Clients with Special Needs 47. Mobility and Immobility 48. Skin Integrity and Wound Care 49. Sensory Alteration 50. Care of Surgical Clients