Nursing Process and Critical Thinking / Edition 5 by Judith M. Wilkinson | 9780132181624 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Nursing Process and Critical Thinking / Edition 5

Nursing Process and Critical Thinking / Edition 5

by Judith M. Wilkinson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0132181622

ISBN-13: 9780132181624

Pub. Date: 03/01/2011

Publisher: Pearson

This innovative text uses concrete examples and hands-on exercises to help students clearly understand and apply the steps of the nursing process to today's rapidly changing healthcare environment. Moving beyond step-by-step instructions, NURSING PROCESS AND CRITICAL THINKING, 5/e encourages students to think about each part of the

Overview

This innovative text uses concrete examples and hands-on exercises to help students clearly understand and apply the steps of the nursing process to today's rapidly changing healthcare environment. Moving beyond step-by-step instructions, NURSING PROCESS AND CRITICAL THINKING, 5/e encourages students to think about each part of the nursing process and use critical thinking to make better clinical decisions. Balancing practical and conceptual aspects of the nursing process, this edition includes an expanded interactive format, new Take Away Points, What do You Know, and Think About It features and a student resourceswebsite to help students begin to think like a nurse.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780132181624
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
03/01/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
480
Sales rank:
1,086,513
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

1. Overview of Nursing Process

2. Critical Thinking

3. Assessment

4. Diagnostic Reasoning

5. Diagnostic Language

6. Planning: Overview and Outcomes

7. Planning: Interventions

8. Implementation

9. Evaluation

10. Creating a Plan of Care

APPENDIX A: ANSWER KEYS

APPENDIX B: ANA CODE OF ETHICS FOR NURSES WITH INTERPRETATIVE STATEMENTS

APPENDIX C: MULTIDISCIPLINARY (COLLABORATIVE) PROBLEMS ASSOCIATED WITH DISEASES AND OTHER PHYSIOLOGICAL DISORDERS

APPENDIX D: MULTIDISCIPLINARY (COLLABORATIVE) PROBLEMS ASSOCIATED WITH SURGICAL TREATMENTS

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