Virtual Clinical Excursions for Medical-Surgical Nursing: Health and Illness Perspectives / Edition 7
  • Virtual Clinical Excursions for Medical-Surgical Nursing: Health and Illness Perspectives / Edition 7
  • Virtual Clinical Excursions for Medical-Surgical Nursing: Health and Illness Perspectives / Edition 7

Virtual Clinical Excursions for Medical-Surgical Nursing: Health and Illness Perspectives / Edition 7

by Wilma J. Phipps
     
 

ISBN-10: 032302338X

ISBN-13: 9780323023382

Pub. Date: 10/01/2002

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Dynamic and engaging, Virtual Clinical Excursions is a workbook and CD-ROM package that guides users through a virtual hospital featuring highly complex and diverse patients. Complementing core textbook reading assignments in Phipps: Medical-Surgical Nursing: Health and Illness Perspectives, 7th Edition, lessons in the workbook provide a perfect opportunity

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Dynamic and engaging, Virtual Clinical Excursions is a workbook and CD-ROM package that guides users through a virtual hospital featuring highly complex and diverse patients. Complementing core textbook reading assignments in Phipps: Medical-Surgical Nursing: Health and Illness Perspectives, 7th Edition, lessons in the workbook provide a perfect opportunity for users to practice what they are learning in the text in a realistic clinical environment.

• Covers everything from general medical-surgical nursing concepts related to adult patients through pathophysiologic mechanisms to the nursing management of a full range of medical-surgical problems.
• Explores each disease and disorder in detail - discussing its etiologic and pathophysiologic basis, clinical manifestations, collaborative care, and nursing management.
• Includes a guided tutorial which shows students how to work with a patient in a virtual hospital · collect patient data from various sources (reports, charts, medication administration record, short video clips and audio clips of nurse-patient interactions) · record patient data · listen to a report and itemize a patient's problems and high-priority concerns · sometimes administer medication · and more.
• Emphasizes the importance of patient care - from nursing assessment, diagnosis, planning, and implementation to evaluation.
• Requires students to document client-nurse interactions - retrieving clinical data, maintaining quality and continuity of care, tracking client outcomes, and meeting current practice standards.

Produced in conjunction with the Virtual Clinical Excursions CD-ROM authors: Jay Shiro Tashiro, PhD, RN; Ellen Sullins, PhD; Gina Long, RN, DNSc

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323023382
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
10/01/2002
Edition description:
Book and CD-ROM
Pages:
258
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Getting Started
Getting Set Up
Quick Tour and Reference Guide
Detailed Tour

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