Conceptual Foundations: The Bridge to Professional Nursing Practice

3.11 avg rating
( 19 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780323036597: Conceptual Foundations: The Bridge to Professional Nursing Practice
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

By focusing on the role and concepts of professional nursing, Conceptual Foundations: The Bridge to Professional Nursing Practice, 4th Edition provides an in-depth look at nursing in the real world. Written specifically for students who are already RNs, it acknowledges the education and experience they already have while introducing new and exciting topics. The text covers everything from the history of nursing to modern issues in nursing, all of which will benefit students in the field.

  • Current professional practice topics are covered such as political, economic, and legal issues.
  • Discusses the role of the professional nurse and the socialization of the nurse into a professional role.
  • Profile in Practice boxes feature real nurses sharing their experiences related to the content in the chapter.
  • Research findings, integrated throughout, reinforce the importance of research to practice.
  • Encourage analysis and synthesis of the material with Critical Thinking Exercises.
  • Key Points in every chapter allow students to focus on important information.
  • Four new chapters: Communication Skills and Techniques; Rural Health Considerations; Violence as a Health Care Problem; and Vulnerable Populations, provide an even more thorough look at nursing and health care.
  • An expanded and revised chapter on Critical Thinking, Clinical Judgment, and the Nursing Process helps students gain a better understanding of the role of critical thinking in clinical judgment and the nursing process.
  • An expanded Challenges in Teaching and Learning chapter compares major theories, practices, and principles of effective experiences, the role of technology in nursing, and design in teaching and learning for groups and individuals.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Book Description:

A comprehensive, foundational text to prepare students for the professional nursing role

About the Author:

Joan L. Creasia, PhD, RN, Professor and Dean, College of Nursing, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN; Barbara Parker, PhD, RN, FAAN, Director, Center Nursing Research and Doctoral Program, School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9780815114062: Conceptual Foundations of Professional Nursing Practice

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  0815114060 ISBN 13:  9780815114062
Publisher: Mosby-Year Book, 1996
Softcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Creasia PhD RN, Joan L.; Parker PhD RN FAAN, Barbara
Published by Mosby
ISBN 10: 0323036597 ISBN 13: 9780323036597
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Your Online Bookstore
(Houston, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Mosby. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 0323036597 Ships promptly from Texas. Seller Inventory # Z0323036597ZN

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 18.84
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Joan L. Creasia PhD RN; Barbara Parker PhD RN FAAN
Published by Mosby (2006)
ISBN 10: 0323036597 ISBN 13: 9780323036597
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Mosby, 2006. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0323036597

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 15.58
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Joan L. Creasia PhD RN, Barbara Parker PhD RN FAAN
Published by Mosby (2006)
ISBN 10: 0323036597 ISBN 13: 9780323036597
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Mosby, 2006. Paperback. Condition: New. 4. Seller Inventory # DADAX0323036597

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 24.91
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

Creasia PhD RN, Joan L.; Parker PhD RN FAAN, Barbara
Published by Mosby
ISBN 10: 0323036597 ISBN 13: 9780323036597
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Mosby. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 0323036597 New Condition. Seller Inventory # NEW99.3074015

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 69.99
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

5.

Joan L. Creasia PhD RN; Barbara Parker PhD RN FAAN
ISBN 10: 0323036597 ISBN 13: 9780323036597
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
BennettBooksLtd
(San Diego, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: New. New. Seller Inventory # STRM-0323036597

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 74.98
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.95
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

6.

Joan L. Creasia PhD RN
Published by Mosby (2006)
ISBN 10: 0323036597 ISBN 13: 9780323036597
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Books Express
(Portsmouth, NH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Mosby, 2006. Paperback. Condition: New. 4. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 0323036597n

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 88.38
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds