Nurse Practitioner Manual of Clinical Skills

2nd Edition


  • Print ISBN 9780702028212

Key Features

  • each chapter follows a template to enable quick access to and assimilation of information
  • comprehensive coverage of all body systems will reassure NPs that the book contains everything they need to know about
  • written and edited by Nurse Practitioners to ensure it meets the need of practising NPs
  • it emphasizes common or important problems (rather than the infrequent or esoteric) found in both adult and childhood conditions so the content is immediately applicable to clinical practice

Table of Contents

How to Use this Book. Health Promotion. Blood Disorders. Dermatology. The Eye and External Adenexa. Head and Neck. Respiratory System. The Cardiovascular System. The Gastrointestinal System. Endocrine Disorders. Nervous System. Musculoskeletal Disorders. Genito Urinary Conditions. Men’s health. Women’s health. Mental Health and the Nurse Practitioner in Primary Health Care. Care of the Child. Care of the Older Adult.


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Saunders Ltd.
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About the authors

Sue Cross

Affiliations and Expertise

International Liaison for RCN, NPA; Fellow of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners; Vice Chair of the International Council of Nurses, Nurse Practitioner/Advanced Practice Nursing Network.