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Nursing > Nursing: Fundamentals
Davis Advantage for Basic Nursing: Thinking, Doing, and Caring: Thinking, Doing, and Caring
Treas, Leslie S.
ISBN 13: 
9780803659421
Previous ISBN (13): 
9780803627789
ISBN 10: 
0803659423
Category: 
Nursing: Fundamentals
Edition: 
2
Publisher: 
F.A. Davis Company
Format: 
Cloth
Status: 
Active
Imprint: 
F.A. Davis Company
Audience: 
College/higher education
Dimensions: 
11.25 x 2.5 x 9.0 in
Pages: 
1712
Weight: 
8.43
Retail Price: 
194.95
Quantity On Hand: 
74
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Synopsis:

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  • Explores the full-spectrum nursing model of thinking, doing, and caring and reinforces the model with critical-thinking questions and exercises in every chapter to help prepare students for practice.
  • Uses multiple case studies per chapter to bring nursing theory to life and explain the nurse’s role in today’s complex healthcare system.
  • Emphasizes the important aspects of safe and effective care to ensure better patient outcomes.
  • Presents illustrated, step-by-step procedures with rationales that deliver all the information students need for the skills lab or clinical.
  • Promotes effective care planning with care plans and concept care maps as well as NANDA, NIC, and NOC.
  • Describes the research evidence related to the chapter topic and encourages further study.

 

Davis Advantage—Personalized Learning Plans for Students

  • Creates personalized learning plans that ensure students master the content.
  • Charts a path for each student to follow based on their strengths and weaknesses.
  • Offers multiple paths to learning success through an immersive, interactive, multi-media experience with a wealth of animation videos, case studies, dynamic exercises and quizzes.
  • Tracks each student’s progress every step of the way; students know exactly how they’re doing and where they need to focus their studies.

 

Davis Edge- Online Personalized Quizzing

  • Features progressive quizzing, customized to each student’s knowledge level, that challenges them to reach higher levels of understanding, and identifies the areas in which they need additional review.
  • Provides comprehensive rationales for correct and incorrect answers that teach students how to analyze questions critically—ensuring they understand why they answered a question correctly, and when they don’t, how to improve.
  • Includes self-grading that provides immediate feedback as each quiz is completed.
  • Offers test-taking strategies and tips to prepare students for course exams, ATI, HESI, and NCLEX® exams.
  • Highlights alternate-format questions to build confidence for these more difficult question types, including “select all that apply” and “ordered response.”
  • Lets students select practice quizzes by specific topics or concepts with a quiz builder.
  • Monitors students’ overall progress and identifies their strengths and weaknesses in the Student Success Center.

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