This easy-to-read text introduces you to the issues and trends you're likely to encounter in any nursing practice setting. Each stand-alone chapter introduces and explores a specific topic and gives insightful discussions of issues such as the health care delivery system, professionalization in nursing, standards and scope of practice, socialization and nursing theories surrounding the profession, and political action facing nurses.

Key Features:-

  • Evidence-based Practice boxes offer insight and highlight research that affects patient care.
  • Case studies allow you to put information from the text into practice.
  • Critical thinking questions and challenges guide you to apply chapter-relevant information to scenar
  • Interviews with practicing nurses focus your attention on pertinent information throughout the text.
  • Cultural Consideration Challenges help you develop cultural sensitivity and familiarize you with cul
  • News Notes tie information from the text to real-life nursing situations

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PublisherElsevier Science
Publish YearJanuary 2010