Fundamental Skills and Concepts in Patient Care / Edition 7

Fundamental Skills and Concepts in Patient Care / Edition 7

by Barbara Kuhn Timby
     
 

Fully revised and updated, this text gives you basic concepts and skills in a balanced presentation. Straightforward and easy to understand, Fundamental Skills and Concepts in Patient Care, Seventh Edition features a well-integrated blend of textual material and step-by-step procedures. A generous increase of illustrations enhances the material and adds increased… See more details below

Overview

Fully revised and updated, this text gives you basic concepts and skills in a balanced presentation. Straightforward and easy to understand, Fundamental Skills and Concepts in Patient Care, Seventh Edition features a well-integrated blend of textual material and step-by-step procedures. A generous increase of illustrations enhances the material and adds increased visual appeal. Designed specifically for LPN/LVN students, this introductory textbook covers various techniques, procedures and basic nursing concepts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781718783
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
07/31/2000
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
875
Product dimensions:
8.27(w) x 11.02(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Unit IExploring Contemporary Nursing
Unit IIIntegrating Basic Concepts
Unit IIIFostering Communication
Unit IVPerforming Assessment and Evaluation
Unit VAssisting With Basic Needs
Unit VIPreventing Infection
Unit VIIAssisting the Inactive Patient
Unit VIIIThe Surgical Patient
Unit IXPromoting Elimination
Unit XMedication Administration
Unit XIIntervening in Emergency Situations
Unit XIICaring for the Terminally Ill
Glossary
Appendix A: Common Abbreviations
Appendix B: North American Nursing Diagnosis Association (NANDA) Accepted Nursing Diagnoses
Index

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