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Essential Nursing Care: A Workbook for Clinical Practice

Essential Nursing Care: A Workbook for Clinical Practice

Louise Lawson (Editor), Ian Peate (Editor)

ISBN: 978-0-470-51303-3

Jun 2009

360 pages

Select type: Paperback

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$65.99

Description

Essential Nursing Care is an accessible and introductory textbook for student nurses to develop important skills in key areas of care, helping them to grow into competent practitioners. It introduces them to the concept of clinical skills and develops a foundation in practical nursing skills and the essence of nursing practice.

This interactive workbook considers eight key areas of care:

  • Principles of Safety
  • Principles of Medicines Management
  • Principles of Monitoring & Assessment
  • Principles of Respiratory Care
  • Principles of Eating & Drinking
  • Principles of Elimination
  • Principles of Skin Care
  • Principles of First Aid

Key features of this text:

  • Interactive and feature rich, with chapter aims, learning outcomes, key terms and activities in each chapter
  • Case studies and quizzes are also provided to reinforce and encourage learning
  • Reflective practice is highlighted throughout, with each chapter providing a template to allow readers to reflect on their practice
  • Website featuring chapter quizzes, case studies, and glossary of terms www.wiley.com/go/lawson

Related Resources

Contents.

Contributor biographies.

Dedication.

Acknowledgements.

Introduction.

Chapter 1: Principles of Safety.

Chapter 2: Principles of Medicines Management.

Chapter 3: Principles of Monitoring & Assessment.

Chapter 4: Principles of Respiratory Care.

Chapter 5: Principles of Eating & Drinking.

Chapter 6: Principles of Elimination.

Chapter 7: Principles of Skin Care.

Chapter 8: Principles of First Aid.

Index.

  • Interactive and feature rich, with chapter aims, learning outcomes, key terms and activities in each chapter
  • Case studies and quizzes are also provided to reinforce and encourage learning
  • Reflective practice is highlighted throughout, with each chapter providing a template to allow readers to reflect on their practice
  • Website featuring chapter quizzes, case studies, and glossary of terms