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Mosby's Textbook for Nursing Assistantsby Sheila A. Sorrentino
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Comprehensive in scope, yet easy to read, this trusted resource is all you need to prepare for success in nurse assisting. This engaging text highlights the teamwork and communication vital to your role on the nursing team while detailing over 100 skills you need to provide safe, effective care.
Book News Annotation:
This text/CD-ROM provides complete coverage of the nursing assistant's role and responsibilities on the health care team in nursing centers, hospitals, and home care settings. This seventh edition offers expanded material on patient safety and comfort, and contains new focus boxes on relevant ethics and law, with real-life court cases illustrating the consequences of negligent actions and unprofessional conduct. Also new are boxes on communication, teamwork, and time management. The previous edition's chapter on common health problems has been expanded to five chapters on various types of disorders. Learning features include chapter review questions, about 100 illustrated step-by-step procedures, and color photos and illustrations in a color layout. A glossary and 30 pages of appendices are also included. The companion CD-ROM contains video clips, animations, exercises, an audio glossary, and an interactive anatomy and physiology review program. The text will serve the needs of students in community colleges, technical schools, nursing centers, hospitals, and other agencies. Sorentino is a curriculum and health care consultant. Annotation ©2009 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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