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Doody's Review ServiceReviewer: Mary Allen Carey, PhD (University of Oklahoma College of Nursing)
Description: This is the sixth edition of a book that addresses all aspects of the fundamentals of nursing.
Purpose: The purpose is to maximize visual learning for students. This edition features a new art program and an integrated, cohesive, student-focused suite of multimedia products. Brand new icons direct students to free video clips and online activities.
Audience: Registered nurse students are the target audience.
Features: New concept maps walk students through the nursing process for selected case-study patients. The book maintains a holistic "blended skills" approach to nursing care and focuses on case-based learning and critical thinking. A CD-ROM includes video clips, skills checklists, chapter review questions, an NCLEX-RN alternate-format question tutorial, and a Spanish-English audio glossary. A companion online course is available free with purchase of the book.
Assessment: The quality of this book is excellent. The layout and use of color enhances the presentation of the content.