Health promotion and illness prevention are the focus of this text designed to address the unique aspects of community-based nursing. Principles for community-based healthcare for the major population groups across the lifespan help you provide the best care for all of your clients. Common community settings, nursing roles, and interventions are explored. Be prepared for a wide range of situations with key topics such as environmental health, epidemiology, and communicable disease.

Key Features:-

  • Case studies that detail "real-life" clinical examples introduce each chapter.
  • Learning Activities and Application to Practice exercises provide opportunities to apply learning an
  • Community Application boxes detail specific examples of the relevance of content to community-based
  • Research Highlights, Health Teaching boxes, Healthy People 2010 boxes and other special features hig
  • Student Learning Resources on the companion Evolve website include helpful web links, a glossary, an
  • Disaster content focuses on the nurse's role in both natural and man-made disasters, emphasizing pre

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PublisherElsevier Science
BindingPaper Back
Publish YearJanuary 2009