Kathleen Perrin, Carrie Mac Leod
Pearson; 3rd edition (May 7; 2017)
An introduction to critical care that educates nurses on how to provide high-quality, risk-free treatment that improves the health of their patients. The third edition of Understanding the Essentials of Critical Care Nursing gives novice critical care nurses a solid foundation on which to build so that they can comprehend the complexities of care, provide care that is both safe and effective, and begin the process of transitioning to the role of expert nurses. It defines methods and ideas that are specific to critical care nursing and focuses on the fundamentals of giving care to patients with conditions that are typically found in critical care settings. Additionally, it discusses the procedures and ideas that are exclusive to critical care nursing. Throughout the entirety of the book, an emphasis is placed on providing better care by highlighting evidence-based procedures, regularly used pharmaceuticals, safety efforts, and cutting-edge technologies.
This title is acceptable for all bachelor and associate-level courses in critical care and advanced adult or medical surgical nursing. Additionally, it is ideal for hospital orientation programs designed for new critical care nurses.
This most recent third edition includes up-to-date suggestions for clinical practice, as well as brand new questions in the form of the NCLEX® and analytical Why Not/Why elements that test readers’ comprehension and inspire critical thinking. The textbook lays the framework for students of nursing to become progressively successful caregivers who are able to provide more advanced care by focusing on the challenges that are most likely to be faced by a new critical care nurse.
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