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Potter & Perry's Foundations in Nursing Theory and Practice By Hazel Heath

Potter & Perry's Foundations in Nursing Theory and Practice by Hazel Heath

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Summary

Based on the highly successful US textbook "Fundamentals Of Nursing, Concepts, Process, and Practice", this UK edition maintains the alignment of nursing theory directly with practice. It is suitable for students in their initial 18 months training.

Potter & Perry's Foundations in Nursing Theory and Practice Summary

Potter & Perry's Foundations in Nursing Theory and Practice: UK Version by Hazel Heath

Based on the highly successful US textbook "Fundamentals Of Nursing, Concepts, Process, and Practice", this UK edition maintains the alignment of nursing theory directly with practice. It is a valuable aid for students in their initial 18 months training. Students are encouraged not only to learn the basic skills but also to understand the 'whys' behind them.

Table of Contents

Part 1 The nurse and the client/patient: the profession of nursing; basic human needs; health promotion/health education; stress and adaptation; culture, ethnicity and spirituality; growth and development; loss, death aand grief. Part 2 The nursing process and the health care system: nursing assessment; planning for nursing care; implementing nursing care; evaluating nursing care; the contemporary health care system. Part 3 Professional nursing concepts and practices: values and ethics; legal issues; research; communication; teaching and learning. Part 4 Human needs and nursing practice: oxygenation; fluid, electrolyte and acid-base balances; safety, comfort and protection; sleep; nutrition; urinary elimination; bowel elimination; mobility and immobility; hygiene. Part 5 Nursing practice and nursing skills: recording and reporting; physical examination and vital signs; nursing individuals with esnsory alterations; nursing persons experiencing pain; controlling infection; nursing individuals undergoing surgery; nursing practice and skills in wound care; administering medications; complementary therapies.

Additional information

GOR001256168
Potter & Perry's Foundations in Nursing Theory and Practice: UK Version by Hazel Heath
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Elsevier Health Sciences
1995-05-01
728
072342005X
9780723420057
N/A
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