Foundations of Nursing Practice: A Nursing Process Approach
Comprehensive and full-color, this core text teaches students to apply the nursing process, with a special focus on clients' needs.The first three ... Show synopsis Comprehensive and full-color, this core text teaches students to apply the nursing process, with a special focus on clients' needs.The first three sections thoroughly review basic nursing concepts and the five phases of the nursing process. The nursing process is then applied to a full spectrum of client needs. The remaining sections outline the assessment and care skills required to meet medical, surgical, social, and psychological needs.The text's sequence of chapters is based upon the NCLEX-RN blueprint nursing process, client needs, and human function categories. This organization familiarizes students with the structure and content of the NCLEX and helps them concentrate on essential content. In addition, each chapter concludes with five NCLEX-style questions, with answers and rationales provided in the appendix.