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Nursing > Nursing: Medical and Surgical
Davis Advantage for Medical-Surgical Nursing: Making Connections to Practice
Hoffman, Janice
ISBN 13: 
9780803677074
Previous ISBN (13): 
9780803644175
ISBN 10: 
0803677073
Category: 
Nursing: Medical and Surgical
Edition: 
2
Publisher: 
F.A. Davis Company
Format: 
Cloth
Status: 
Active
Imprint: 
F.A. Davis Company
Dimensions: 
11.0 x 2.25 x 8.75 in
Pages: 
1800
Weight: 
7.19
Retail Price: 
199.95
Quantity On Hand: 
0
Quantity On Order: 
600
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Synopsis:

Text

  • Connects key concepts to practice and patient care for the diseases and disorders that will be encountered most frequently in practice.
  • Promotes critical thinking and clinical judgment by emphasizing the ‘whys’ and ‘hows’ of clinical presentation and treatment plans.
  • Focuses on the patient-centered role of the nurse, with clear and well-defined nursing coverage.
    • Presents Nursing Management clearly and consistently using the nursing process to identify and reinforce the nurse's responsibilities as a member of an inter-professional care team.
    • Organizes Nursing Interventions into ‘Assessments,’ ‘Action,’ and ‘Teaching’ categories with rationales relating back to the underlying physiology and pathophysiology.
  • Incorporates the critical care content important for new nurses.

 

Davis Advantage—Personalized Learning and Quizzing

  • Personalized Learning
    • Creates personalized learning plans tailored to students’ individual needs to help them build a strong foundation and make the connections to Med-Surg topics.
    • Reinforces learning and engages students through videos and interactive activities to drive mastery.
    • Tracks students’ progress every step of the way; students know exactly how they’re doing and where they need to focus their studies.
  • Davis Edge Quizzing
    • Challenges students to think at higher cognitive levels with over 2,000 NCLEX®-style questions that align with the Medical-Surgical Nursing text with page references.
    • Includes self-grading that provides immediate feedback as each quiz is completed.
    • Promotes in-depth understanding and comprehension with comprehensive rationales for both correct and incorrect responses.
    • Builds students' confidence for the difficult alternate-format questions, including ‘select all that apply’ and ‘ordered response’.
    • Prepares students for course exams, ATI, HESI, and NCLEX® exams with test-taking strategies and tips.
  • Makes studying and reviewing on the go even easier with access to the ebook version of the text.

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