More Details about Medical-Surgical Nursing: Concepts & Practice

General Information  
Author(s)Holly Stromberg and Carol Dallred and Susan C deWit
PublisherElsevier Science
Publish YearFebruary 2016


Providing a solid foundation in medical-surgical nursing, Susan deWit’s Medical-Surgical Nursing: Concepts and Practice, 3rd Edition ensures you have the information you need to pass the NCLEX-PN® Examination and succeed in practice. Part of the popular LPN/LVN Threads series, this uniquely understandable, concise text builds on the fundamentals of nursing, covering roles, settings, and health care trends; all body systems and their disorders; emergency and disaster management; and mental health nursing. With updated content, chapter objectives, and review questions, this new edition relates national LPN/LVN standards to practice with its integration of QSEN competencies, hypertension, diabetes, and hypoglycemia.

Key Features:-

  • Concept Maps in the disorders chapters help you visualize difficult material, and illustrate how a d
  • Evidence-based Practice icons highlight current references to research in nursing and medical practi
  • Patient Teaching boxes provide step-by-step instructions and guidelines for post-hospital care - and
  • Health Promotion boxes address wellness and disease prevention strategies that you can provide in pa
  • Revised chapter objectives and content reflects higher-level critical thinking, communication, patie
  • Get Ready for the NCLEX®! review questions updated per the 2014 NCLEX-PN® test plan.