Just the Facts - 4th Edition - ISBN: 9780323055208, 9780323079044

Just the Facts

4th Edition

A Pocket Guide to Basic Nursing

Print ISBN: 9780323055208
eBook ISBN: 9780323079044
Imprint: Mosby
Published Date: 7th March 2008
Page Count: 400


Just the Facts provides beginning students with all the facts and figures they need to know for their early clinical experiences. It's a portable, concise reference that contains a wealth of information, ranging from definitions and abbreviations to dosage calculations and lab values. It's a valuable tool that students will rely on throughout their nursing career.

Key Features

  • Content presented in tabular, list and outline format provides quick and easy retrieval.
  • Includes basic facts and figures students need for early clinical experiences.
  • Basic assessment by body system allows for ease in locating specific information.
  • Small, portable size enhances utility for students.
  • Chapter outlines with corresponding page numbers provide quick, easy access to information.
  • English-to-Spanish Translation Guide assists students posing general medical questions to Spanish-speaking patients.

Table of Contents

  1. Health Care Terminology

    2. Medications: Calculations and Administration

    3. Infection Control

    4. Basic Nursing Assessments

    5. Documentation

    6. Integumentary System

    7. Skeletal System

    8. Muscular System

    9. Nervous System

    10. Circulatory System

    11. Respiratory System

    12. Endocrine System

    13. Digestive System

    14. Urinary System

    15. Reproductive System

    16. Tests and Procedures

    17. Surgical Nursing Care

    18. Client Safety

    19. Care of the Dying


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