Clinical Companion for Fundamentals of Nursing: Just the Facts / Edition 8

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Overview

A concise, pocket-sized nursing reference, Clinical Companion for Fundamentals of Nursing: Just the Facts, 8th Edition provides quick access to all of the information you'll need to know in your clinicals. A streamlined format organizes content by body system, using tables, boxes and bulleted lists to simplify lookup. From definitions and abbreviations to dosage calculations and lab values, this pocket guide presents the most up-to-date guidelines and clinical information in a popular, quick-reference format!

The concise, pocket-sized format ensures portability for use in the clinical setting.

Content is presented in tabular, list, and outline format for quick and easy retrieval.

A body-systems organization makes it easy to locate specific information, including basic assessment and infection control guidelines, diagnostic tests, basic emergency care procedures, and more.

Chapter outlines with corresponding page numbers provide quick, easy access to information.

Basic facts and figures provide the valuable background frequently needed in early clinical experiences.

Abbreviation guidelines are included.

An English-to-Spanish Translation Guide helps you communicate with Spanish-speaking patients.

Thoroughly updated information reflects current nursing practice.
New 2010 AHA CPR Guidelines are included.
The latest information on infection control is included.
• Updates include the newest information on pressure ulcers.
• Includes thelatest NANDA diagnoses.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780323085267
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Publication date: 4/11/2012
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 8
  • Pages: 384
  • Sales rank: 166,454
  • Product dimensions: 4.40 (w) x 7.30 (h) x 0.70 (d)

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Table of Contents

1. Health Care Terminology

2. Medications: Calculations and Administration

3. Infection Control

4. Basic Nursing Assessments

5. Documentation

6. Integumentary System

7. Skeletal System

8. Muscular System

9. Nervous System

10. Circulatory System

11. Respiratory System

12. Endocrine System

13. Digestive System

14. Urinary System

15. Reproductive System

16. Tests and Procedures

17. Surgical Nursing Care

18. Patient Safety

19. Care of the Dying

Appendix: English-to-Spanish Translation Guide: Key Medical Questions

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