Potter and Perry's Fundamentals of Nursing: Second South Asia Edition

  • ID: 4483125
  • Book
  • Region: Asia
  • 1400 Pages
  • Elsevier Health Science
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Fundamentals of Nursing by Potter and Perry is a widely appreciated textbook on nursing foundations/fundamentals. Its comprehensive coverage provides fundamental nursing concepts, skills and techniques of nursing practice and a firm foundation for more advanced areas of study. This Second South Asia edition of Potter and Perry's Fundamentals of Nursing not only provides the well-established, authentic content of international standards but also caters to the specific curriculum requirements of nursing students of the region.

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UNIT-1: The Patient, Nursing and the Health care environment

Chapter-1 Health and wellness:

Chapter-2 Health Care Delivery System

Chapter 3 Nursing Today: Nursing as a Profession

Chapter 4 Evidence Based Practices

Chapter-V: Caring in Nursing Practice

Chapter-VI: Culture Awareness

Unit-2: Professional Standards in Nursing Practices

Chapter -VIII: Legal Implication in Nursing Practices

Unit-3: Communication and Nurse-Patient Relationship

Chapter-IX: Communication

Chapter-X: Patient Education

Unit-4: Critical Thinking and Nursing Process in Nursing Practices

Chapter-XI: Critical Thinking in Nursing Practices

Chapter-XII: Nursing Assessment

Chapter-XIII: Nursing Diagnosis

Chapter-XIV: Planning nursing Care

Chapter-XV: Implementing Nursing Care

Chapter-XVI: Evaluation

Chapter-XVII: Managing patient care

Unit-5: Documentation and Informatics

Chapter-XVIII: Documentation and reporting

Unit-6: Foundations of Nursing Practice

Chapter-XIX: Hospitalization: Admission and Discharge

Chapter-XX: Vital Signs

Chapter-XXI: Health Assessment and Physical Examination

Chapter-XXII: Machinery, Equipment and linen

Chapter-XXIII: Infection prevention and control

Chapter-XXIV: Medication Administration

Chapter-XXV: Complimentary and Alternative Therapies

Chapter-XXVI: Patient Safety and Quality

Unit-7: Psychological Basis of Nursing Practice

Chapter-XXVII: Self-Concept

Chapter-XXVIII: Sexuality

Chapter-XXIX: Spiritual Health

Chapter-XXX: The Experience of Loss, Death, and Grief

Chapter-XXXI: Stress and Coping

Unit-8: Physiological Basis of Nursing Practice

Chapter-XXXII: Activity and Exercise

Chapter-XXXIII: Hygiene

Chapter-XXXIV: Oxygenation

Chapter-XXXV: Fluid, Electrolyte and Acid-Base Balance

Chapter-XXXVI: Sleep

Chapter-XXXVII: Pain management

Chapter-XXXVIII: Nutrition

Chapter-XXXIX: Urinary Elimination

Chapter-XXXX: Bowel Elimination

Chapter-XXXXI: Mobility and Immobility

Chapter-XXXXII: Skin Integrity and Wound Care

Chapter-XXXXIII: Sensory Alteration

Unit-9: Advance Nursing Practice

Chapter-XXXXIV: Care of surgical patient

Chapter-XXXXV: Theoretical Foundation of Nursing Practice

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Suresh, Sharma
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