Nursing Care at the End of Life, by Ginny Wacker Guido, incorporates many of the chapter features in High Acuity Nursing 5th ed.,by Kathleen Dorman Wagner. Using this format, the author presents material ranging from the legal and ethical aspects that affect care to the clinical issues nurses face when dealing with acute illness, pain and dying, to communication and family dynamics. Case studies give readers an opportunity to process and apply the chapter material. The role of the nurse is highlighted throughout the book and each chapter is followed by NCLEX-style review questions. This is a perfect reference for anyone studying to become a nurse or a nurse needed a professional resource for career success.
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Nursing Care at the End of Life
Ginny Wacker Guido, JD, MSN, RN, FAAN
Using an effective modular, self-study approach, this new book explores the many facets of end-of-life care, including clinical management, palliative care, nutrition, psychosocial issues, ethical considerations, legal aspects, care of the caregiver, and more.
NCLEX-style pretest determines the learner’s base knowledge.
Outcome Assessments follow all chapter sections.
Case Studies allow the learner to put a human face on the chapter content.
Chapter Summaries summarize core content from the chapter.
Comprehensive Glossary provides quick access to important terms.
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Book Description Prentice Hall, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110135136113
Book Description Prentice Hall, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0135136113
Book Description Prentice Hall, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 1. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0135136113