Nursing Skills Online Version 2.0 for Basic Nursing (User Guide and Access Code)

7th Edition


  • Patricia Potter
  • Anne Perry
  • Patricia Stockert
  • Amy Hall
  • Key Features

    • Reading assignments link Nursing Skills Online to content in the Basic Nursing text.
    • An easy-to-read, bulleted format and small segments of information make it easier to master information.
    • The case-based/problem-oriented format relates content to real-life patient scenarios and promotes critical thinking.
    • Interactive activities allow you to check your understanding of the material.
    • Self-assessment exercises allow you to test your knowledge of key concepts, with correct answers and rationales provided for immediate feedback.
    • Video clips of procedures can be viewed from start to finish, paused, or repeated as desired.
    • Photos and illustrations clarify and highlight key information.
    • Objectives, equipment lists, and delegation responsibilities at the beginning of each lesson focus your attention on important information.
    • Printable procedure guides make it easy to study or review anytime, anywhere.
    • Lesson posttests allow you to evaluate your comprehension and review any areas of weakness before taking the module exam, and may be repeated as often as you want.

    Table of Contents

    1. Infection Control
    2. Vital Signs
    3. Safe Medication Administration
    4. Nonparenteral Medication Administration
    5. Injections
    6. IV Fluid Administration
    7. IV Fluid Therapy Management
    8. IV Medication Administration
    9. Blood Therapy
    10. Vascular Access
    11. Safety
    12. Airway Management
    13. Chest Tubes
    14. Enteral Nutrition
    15. Urinary Catheterization
    16. Bowel Elimination/Ostomy Care
    17. Wound Care
    18. Specimen Collection


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    About the editors

    Patricia Potter

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Director of Research, Patient Care Services Barnes-Jewish Hospital St. Louis, MO

    Anne Perry

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor and Associate Dean, School of Nursing, Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, IL

    Patricia Stockert

    Affiliations and Expertise

    President of the College, Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing, Peoria, IL

    Amy Hall

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Chair and White Family Endowed Professor of Nursing, Dunigan Family Department of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of Evansville, Evansville, IN