Nursing Now!: Today's Issues, Tomorrows Trends / Edition 7

Nursing Now!: Today's Issues, Tomorrows Trends / Edition 7

by Joseph T. Catalano
ISBN-10:
0803639724
ISBN-13:
9780803639720
Pub. Date:
02/02/2015
Publisher:
F. A. Davis Company

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Nursing Now!: Today's Issues, Tomorrows Trends / Edition 7

Be prepared for the rapidly changing world of nursing.


The thoroughly revised and updated 7th Edition of this popular text examines the important issues and trends shaping the nursing profession today. Explore the evolution and history of nursing and examine the impact of an aging population on healthcare delivery. Continue the conversation about the effects of healthcare reform and outline a plan for advanced practice nursing education. Look for annual updates posted on DavisPlus.com to keep you informed about emerging hot button issues.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780803639720
Publisher: F. A. Davis Company
Publication date: 02/02/2015
Edition description: Revised
Pages: 720
Sales rank: 83,301
Product dimensions: 7.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

I. The Growth of Nursing

1. The Development of a Profession

2. Historical Perspectives

3. Theories and Models of Nursing

4. The Process of Educating Nurses

5. The Evolution of Licensure, Certification, and Nursing Organizations

II. Making the Transition to Professional

6. Ethics in Nursing

7. Bioethical Issues

8. Nursing Law and Liability

9. NCLEX: What You Need to Know

10. Reality Shock in the Workplace

III. Leading and Managing

11. Leadership, Followership, and Management

12. Communication, Negotiation and Conflict Resolution

13. Understanding and Dealing Successfully With Difficult Behavior

14. Health-Care Delivery Systems

15. Ensuring Quality Care

16. Delegation in Nursing

17. Incivility: The Antithesis of Caring

18. Nursing Informatics

19. The Politically Active Nurse

IV. Issues in Delivering Care

20. The Health Care Debate: Best Allocation of Resources for the Best Outcomes

21. Spirituality and Health Care

22. Cultural Diversity

23. Impact of the Aging Population on Health Care Delivery

24. Nursing Research and Evidence-Based Practice

25. Integrative Health Practices

26. Preparing for Functioning Effectively in a Disaster

27. Developments in Current Nursing Practice

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