Study Guide for Foundations and Adult Health Nursing - 7th Edition - ISBN: 9780323112192, 9780323293150

Study Guide for Foundations and Adult Health Nursing

7th Edition

Authors: Kim Cooper Kelly Gosnell
eBook ISBN: 9780323293150
eBook ISBN: 9780323596947
Paperback ISBN: 9780323112192
Imprint: Mosby
Published Date: 15th August 2014
Page Count: 400
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Description

Get more out of your textbook with this helpful study tool! Corresponding to the chapters in Cooper and Gosnell’s Foundations and Adult Health Nursing, 7th Edition, this study guide helps you learn, understand, and apply the concepts of LPN/LVN nursing. Hundreds of labeling, matching, and fill-in-the-blank questions are included, each with textbook page references. It also includes critical thinking questions based on clinical scenarios, and multiple-choice and alternate-format questions to help you review for the NCLEX-PN® examination.

Key Features

  • Learning activities help you meet content objectives, and include crossword puzzles, labeling, matching, completion, identification, NCLEX® exam-style multiple-choice review questions, and critical thinking questions.
  • Page references are included for all activities except for the critical thinking questions, to facilitate your review.
  • A complete answer key for the study guide is provided in the student resources on Evolve.

Table of Contents

  1. Evolution of Nursing
    2. Legal and Ethical Aspects of Nursing
    3. Documentation
    4. Communication
    5. Nursing Process and Critical Thinking
    6. Cultural and Ethnic Considerations
    7. Asepsis and Infection Control
    8. Body Mechanics and Patient Mobility
    9. Hygiene and Care of the Patient’s Environment
    10. Safety 
    11. Vital Signs
    12. Physical Assessment
    13. Admission, Transfer, and Discharge
    14. Surgical Wound Care
    15. Specimen Collection and Diagnostic Testing
    16. Care of Patients Experiencing Urgent Alterations in Health
    17. Complementary and Alternative Therapies
    18. Pain Management, Comfort, Rest, and Sleep
    19. Nutritional Concepts and Related Therapies
    20. Fluids and Electrolytes
    21. Dosage Calculation and Medication Administration
    22. Care of Patients with Alterations in Health
    23. Lifespan Development
    24. Loss, Grief, Dying, and Death
    25. Health Promotion and Pregnancy
    26. Labor and Delivery
    27. Care of the Mother and Newborn
    28. Care of the High-Risk Mother, Newborn, and Family with Special Needs
    29. Health Promotion for the Infant, Child, and Adolescent
    30. Basic Pediatric Nursing Care
    31. Care of the Child with a Physical and Mental or Cognitive Disorder
    32. Health Promotion and Care of the Older Adult
    33. Concepts of Mental Health
    34. Care of the Patient with a Psychiatric Disorder
    35. Care of the Patient with an Addictive Personality
    36. Home Health Nursing
    37. Long-Term Care
    38. Rehabilitation Nursing
    39. Hospice Care
    40. Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology
    41. Care of the Surgical Patient
    42. Care of the Patient with an Integumentary Disorder
    43. Care of the Patient with a Musculoskeletal Disorder
    44. Care of the Patient with a Gastrointestinal Disorder
    45. Care of the Patient with a Gallbladder, Liver, Biliary Tract, or Exocrine Pancreatic Disorder
    46. Care of the Patient with a Blood or Lymphatic Disorder
    47. Care of the Patient with a Cardiovascular or a Peripheral Vascular Disorder
    48. Care of the Patient with a Respiratory Disorder
    49. Care of the Patient with a Urinary Disorder
    50. Care of the Patient with an Endocrine Disorder
    51. Care of the Patient with a Reproductive Disorder
    52. Care of the Patient with a Visual or Auditory Disorder
    53. Care of the Patient with a Neurologic Disorder
    54. Care of the Patient with an Immune Disorder
    55. Care of the Patient with HIV/AIDS
    56. Care of the Patient with Cancer
    57. Professional Roles and Leadership

Details

No. of pages:
400
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Mosby 2015
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
eBook ISBN:
9780323293150
eBook ISBN:
9780323596947
Paperback ISBN:
9780323112192

About the Author

Kim Cooper

Affiliations and Expertise

Chair, Nursing Department Program, Ivy Tech State College, Terre Haute, IN

Kelly Gosnell

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor of Nursing Ivy Tech Community College Terre Haute, Indiana