Leddy Pepper s Conceptual Bases of Professional Nursing

Author: Lucy Hood
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1469831910
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Easy to read and highly practical, Leddy & Pepper’s Conceptual Bases of Professional Nursing, 8th Edition provides a broad overview of the nursing profession, addressing philosophical, developmental, sociocultural, environmental, political, health care delivery, and leadership issues vital for career enhancement. The author covers professional nursing roles and client care issues, stimulate nurses to learn more about presented content, and present strategies to deal with the emotional and ethical dimensions of professional practice. Updated to reflect the latest advances in the field, the Eighth Edition now includes real life clinical scenarios and introduces students to the complex environment of nursing practice today through Hood’s Professional Nurse Contributions Model, which synthesizes the affective, cognitive, behavioral, and psychomotor domains of professional practice. Also new is a unique online Interactive Literature Assessment Tool that gets students thinking critically about the relationship between issues discussed in current journal articles and their future nursing careers. This edition also offers an expanded student resource program, which is customizable to the student’s level of practice expertise.

Conceptual Bases of Professional Nursing

Author: Susan Leddy
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN:
Format: PDF, ePub
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A presentation of the conceptual bases for professional nursing, covering the diverse issues that influence nursing practice. This fourth edition is revised and updated to include five new chapters. Each chapter begins with Learning Outcomes, which are designed to prepare the student for that area of study. The addition of bulleted information and charts - highlighted with a second colour - make the text more user-friendly. Case studies provide real-life application of chapter principles and there are critical thinking exercises which are designed to encourage classroom discussion.

Leddy and Peppers Conceptual Bases of Professional Nursing

Author: CTI Reviews
Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
ISBN: 146725391X
Format: PDF
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Facts101 is your complete guide to Leddy and Peppers Conceptual Bases of Professional Nursing. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

Professional Nursing

Author: Lucy J. Hood
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781496351364
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Now in a full color, visually improved design, Leddy & Pepper's Professional Nursing, 9th Edition provides an easy to read, highly practical, broad overview of the nursing profession, addressing philosophical, developmental, sociocultural, environmental, political, health care delivery, and leadership issues vital for career enhancement. The author covers professional nursing roles and client care issues and presents strategies to deal with the emotional and ethical dimensions of professional practice. Appealing to today's learners, this edition features videos and interactive resources in the accompanying ancillary package. For online or hybrid, this textbook is also integrated into Lippincott RN to BSN Online. Lippincott RN to BSN Online, a full curriculum online course solution aligned to the guiding nursing curriculum standards The Essentials of Baccalaureate Education for Professional Nursing Practice and the Quality and Safety Education for Nurses Competencies, uniquely features self-paced multimedia modules that foster experiential, active learning. KEY FEATURES - Real-life Reflections - poses a real life situation related to information contained in each chapterCapture interest and hopefully connect the content to RN work experiencesStart of chapter just following the key terms & concepts and learning outcomes -Professional Building Blocks - Blocks of content key elements to -consider in clinical practiceApply theory to practiceScattered -throughout the text and placed appropriately in the body of a chapter. (See 8th ed.) -Learning, Knowing & Growing - Boxes of content for self-assessmentGive learners the opportunity for self-assessment and determine if there are any ways to improve professional performance or provides key strategies for developing a specific skill (e.g. Lobbying)Scattered throughout the text and placed appropriately in the body of a chapter. (See 8th ed.) -Concepts in Practice - Content boxes providing an example of how chapter content can be used in clinical practiceProvide readers with an example of how to use concepts and theory in professional practice. Scattered throughout the text and placed appropriately in the body of a chapter. (See 8th ed.) -Focus on Research - Block of content highlighting a research study, its findings and how to incorporate findings into professional practice Development of evidence-based practice using research findings Scattered throughout the text and placed appropriately in the body of a chapter. (See 8th ed.) - Professional Prototypes - Boxes of content offering suggestions or actual documents for use in professional practice Provide readers with specific guidelines of how to implement and use concepts to improve professional practice Scattered throughout the text and placed appropriately in the body of a chapter. (See 8th ed.) NEW Nurse As Author - Brief writing assignment based on chapter content for short written assignments or discussion board postings Development of professional writing skills.

Nursing Sensitive Outcomes

Author: Joan Almost
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 9780763722876
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This text is an invaluable resource for nurse researchers, scholars, and health care professionals committed to effective, quality nursing care as evidenced by nursing-sensitive outcomes measurement. The authors provide a comprehensive review of literature specific to outcomes measurement for self-care, symptom control, pain, adverse occurrences, and patient satisfaction.

Nursing Leadership from a Canadian Perspective

Author: Verna C. Pangman
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780781777940
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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This textbook offers Canadian nursing students a current, research-based understanding of theory and development aimed at professional nursing competencies. It provides leadership insights rich in self-reflection to serve as the foundation for the development of the knowledge, competencies, and positive attitudes required for leadership. The authors provide an overview of the knowledge base and set of competencies required of a nurse manager to deliver effective clinical health services. This textbook will ensure that future nurse leaders are proficient in the leadership practices they will need to meet the challenges of technological development and rapid restructuring of the healthcare delivery system. The book will also prepare the nursing student to challenge the Canadian Registered Nurse Examination (CRNE).

Writing Skills for Nursing and Midwifery Students

Author: Dena Bain Taylor
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1446271455
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Nursing and midwifery students are required to communicate in writing in a variety of forms, for a variety of potential audiences including their colleagues, allied health professionals, administrators and, most importantly, their patients and the public. Dena Bain Taylor is an experienced teacher of writing and critical skills across the range of allied health professions, and understands the types of writing nursing and midwifery students do and the writing issues they face. Her accessible, straightforward book - tailored specifically to the content and conventions of nursing and midwifery curricula - teaches students to write persuasively and correctly, both to support them in their courses and to prepare them for their professional careers. The book: - offers practical strategies for using language to achieve clear, persuasive writing; - provides clear explanations of underlying principles; - contains samples of good and improvable writing, leading the student step-by-step through the whole writing process; - focuses on the genres and styles of writing that nursing and midwifery students are typically asked for. With regular summaries, learning aids, checklists and a glossary of key terms, nursing and midwifery students at all levels will find this book easy to follow and handy to refer to for help with the writing they need to do throughout their course.

Exercise Psychology

Author: Janet Buckworth
Publisher: Human Kinetics
ISBN: 1450407099
Format: PDF, Docs
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Features three new chapters on exercise and cognitive function, energy and fatigue, and pain; thoroughly revised chapters on the correlates of exercise, neuroscience, stress, depression, and sleep. Includes a glossary.

Entrepreneuring

Author: Gerry Vogel
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 9780887376115
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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You have a great idea for a new business, but you're unsure about how to begin. You dream of the independence of being your own boss. In today's tough job market, starting your own business can be the best way to get the autonomy, security, and recognition you deserve. This all new, second edition contains the most up-to-date, practical information available on issues in health care, nursing, technology, business, politics, and finance. Successful health care entrepreneurs discuss their challenges and accomplishments and offer step-by-step methods for ventures in clinical practices, consulting, home care, product support, and much more.