Nursing Care Planning Made Incredibly Easy! available in Paperback
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- Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Care planning is an essential part of nursing, yet it is an area that students frequently experience difficulties with.
Nursing Care Planning Made Incredibly Easy! is the answer! It is the resource every student needs to master this vital subject, focusing on the skills necessary to develop patient-specific, relevant, timely nursing care plans. Starting with the nursing process, the book provides the foundations for writing practical care plans, walks students through the care planning process, builds the critical thinking skills needed to individualize care, and offers tips on incorporating evidence-based standards and rationales into nursing interventions. Handy examples of care plans appear throughout the book.
Nursing Care Planning Made Incredibly Easy! is packed with numerous reader-friendly features including numerous illustrations, cartoons, checklists, quick quizzes, memory joggers and chapter summaries, making it accessible and attractive to learners. Drawing on current UK guidance, it is rooted soundly in current standards of practice, making it an essential resource for nursing students.
Table of Contents
Part I Care planning using the nursing process
- 1 Introduction to care planning
- 2 Assessment
- 3 Nursing diagnosis
- 4 Planning
- 5 Implementation
- 6 Evaluation
- 7 Putting it all together
- 8 Medical-surgical diagnoses
- 9 Maternal-neonatal diagnoses
- 10 Pediatric diagnoses
- 11 Psychiatric diagnoses
Part II Nursing diagnoses by medical diagnosis