Now in its Ninth Edition, this full-color text combines theoretical nursing concepts, step-by-step skills and procedures, and clinical applications to form the foundation of the LPN/LVN course of study. This edition features over 100 new photographs, exciting full-color ancillaries, end-of-unit exercises, and extensively updated chapters on nursing foundations, laws and ethics, recording and reporting, nutrition, fluid and chemical balance, safety, asepsis, infection control, and medication administration. Coverage includes new information on cost-related issues, emerging healthcare settings, concept mapping, malpractice, documentation and reporting, HIPAA, and more. All Gerontologic Considerations sections have been thoroughly updated by renowned experts.EXAMPLES OF RELIGIOUS BELIEFS AND PRACTICES THAT AFFECT HEALTH CARE EXAMPLES OF RELIGIOUS BELIEFS ... of Latter-Day Saints (Mormonism) Amish Hinduism Statues and medals of religious figures provide spiritual comfort. ... Most clients are vegetarians: beef is forbidden; some do not consume eggs.
|Title||:||Fundamental Nursing Skills and Concepts|
|Author||:||Barbara Kuhn Timby|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2009|