Basic Nursing Multimedia Enhanced Version, 7th Edition

Basic Nursing Multimedia Enhanced Version

7th Edition

By Patricia A. Potter, RN, MSN, PhD, FAAN, Director of Research, Patient Care Services Barnes-Jewish Hospital St. Louis, MO ; Anne Griffin Perry, RN, EdD, FAAN, Professor and Associate Dean, School of Nursing, Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, IL; Patricia Stockert, RN, BSN, MS, PhD, President of the College, Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing, Peoria, IL and Amy Hall, RN, BSN, MS, PhD, CNE, Chair and White Family Endowed Professor of Nursing, Dunigan Family Department of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of Evansville, Evansville, IN


UNIT ONE: CONCEPTS IN NURSING   
1. Health and Wellness           
2. The Health Care Delivery System      
3. Community-Based Nursing Practice      
4. Legal Principles in Nursing        
5. Ethics          
6. Evidence-Based Practice       
UNIT TWO: PROCESSES IN NURSING CARE
7. Critical Thinking        
8. Nursing Process        
9. Informatics and Documentation      
10. Communication        
11. Patient Education        
12. Managing Patient Care      
UNIT THREE: ESSENTIALS FOR NURSING PRACTICE
13. Infection Control        
14. Vital Signs       
15. Health Assessment and Physical Examination     
16. Administering Medications     
17. Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Balances    
UNIT FOUR: PROMOTING PSYCHOSOCIAL HEALTH
18. Caring in Nursing Practice       
19. Cultural Diversity       
20. Spiritual Health        
21. Growth and Development       
22. Self-Concept and Sexuality      
23. Family in Nursing       
24. Stress and Coping       
25. Loss and Grief        
UNIT FIVE: PROMOTING PHYSICAL HEALTH
26. Exercise and Activity       
27. Safety        
28. Hygiene        
29. Oxygenation       
30. Sleep         
31. Pain Management       
32. Nutrition       
33. Urinary Elimination       
34. Bowel Elimination      
35. Immobility        
36. Skin and Wound Care      
37. Sensory Alterations      
38. Surgical Patient