More Details about Community/Public Health Nursing: Promoting the Health of Populations, 7/E (PB)

General Information  
Author(s)Mary A Nies and Melanie McEwen
PublisherElseiver
Edition7th Edition
ISBN9780323528948
Pages728
BindingSoftbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearNovember 2018

Description

Give your students a complete guide to community health nursing! Community/Public Health Nursing, 7th Edition provides a unique, upstream preventive focus and a strong social justice approach, all in a concise, easy-to-read text. Covering the nurses' role in promoting community health, it shows how students can take an active role in social action and health policy - emphasizing society's responsibility to protect all human life and ensuring that diverse and vulnerable populations have their basic health needs met. Clinical examples and photo novellas show how nursing concepts apply to the real world. Written by community health nursing experts Mary A. Nies and Melanie McEwen, this book describes the issues and responsibilities of today's community and public health nurse. UNIQUE! A 'social justice' approach promotes health for all people, including vulnerable populations.