Textbook of Basic Nursing

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Caroline Bunker Rosdahl, Mary T. Kowalski
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2008 - Medical - 1741 pages
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Now in its Ninth Edition, this comprehensive all-in-one textbook covers the basic LPN/LVN curriculum and all content areas of the NCLEX-PNŽ. Coverage includes anatomy and physiology, nursing process, growth and development, nursing skills, and pharmacology, as well as medical-surgical, maternal-neonatal, pediatric, and psychiatric-mental health nursing. The book is written in a student-friendly style and has an attractive full-color design, with numerous illustrations, tables, and boxes.

Bound-in multimedia CD-ROMs include audio pronunciations, clinical simulations, videos, animations, and a simulated NCLEX-PNŽ exam. This edition's comprehensive ancillary package includes curriculum materials, PowerPoint slides, lesson plans, and a test generator of NCLEX-PNŽ-style questions.

  

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Contents

THE NATURE OF NURSING
1
6311
20
PERSONAL
44
88
53
DEVELOPMENT
86
STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION
130
871
167
24
225
Umbilical Cord Complications
960
The HighRisk Newborn
968
Infections
976
Infertility
982
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
989
Pediatric Nursing
1000
With Special Needs
1074
ADULT CARE NURSING
1092

The Immune System
248
The Respiratory System
255
The Digestive System
264
Transcultural and Social Aspects
274
The Urinary System
277
The Male Reproductive System
287
NUTRITION
300
Diet Therapy and Special
336
Part B NURSING CARE SKILLS
356
Nursing Assessment
365
Nursing Diagnosis and Planning
371
Implementing and Evaluating
376
Documenting and Reporting
381
SAFETY IN THE HEALTHCARE
395
Emergency Preparedness
405
41
416
437
469
CLIENT CARE
481
633
639
Elimination
642
Specimen Collection
668
Bandages and Binders
683
Heat and Cold Applications
693
Client Comfort and Pain
704
Preoperative
714
57
735
Surgical Asepsis
740
Wound Care
755
EndofLife Care
770
PHARMAC0L06Y
783
64
872
Normal Labor Delivery 71
900
Nursing Care During Labor
908
Care of the Normal Newborn
922
Care of the Newborn After Delivery
931
Discharge
941
HighRisk Pregnancy and Childbirth
948
Existing Disorders Complicating
954
Balance
1111
Musculoskeletal Disorders
1121
Nervous System Disorders
1148
Endocrine Disorders
1176
Sensory System Disorders
1203
Urinary Incontinence
1381
Urinary Tract Tumors
1389
Male Reproductive Disorders
1399
Female Reproductive Disorders
1412
Disorders Related to the Menstrual Cycle
1419
Trauma
1425
GERONTOLOGICAL
1436
Disorders
1451
MENTALHEALTHNURSING
1465
NURSING IN A WARIETY
1529
635
1554
771
1568
MATERNAL
1571
The Child or Adolescent
1582
Career Opportunities
1594
Advancement and Leadership
1607
Bibliography
1615
Normal Values
1629
781
1631
Medical Terminology
1635
114
1640
Answers to NCLEXStyle Review
1645
Index
1693
626
1697
1007
1700
1058
1714
673
1715
1062
1721
1009
1727
1089
1728
697
1736
1574
1740
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