This is a unique case study reference for students in the medical surgical nursing core course and a review/workbook for students about to embark on the NCLEX-RN exam. Unlike other reviews, the book embeds required information into compelling, unfolding case studiesA³studies that evolve over timeA³in order to promote active learning and facilitate knowledge retention. These unfolding case studies are of particular value because they closely mimic real-life situations in nursing and provide situational mental models that assist students with problem-solving and critical thinking techniques. The unfolding case study method also assists in the development of skills that are important for NCLEX-RN success in assessment, planning, intervention, and evaluation of patient care. All content areas required for NCLEX-RN successA³safe and effective care, health promotion, physiological and psychological integrity--are interwoven in an enjoyable format that dispels the drudgery of straightforward memorization. A variety of NCLEX-style question formats are used throughout the book to help students assess their own learning. Additionally, eResource links to additional information are included throughout the book. Key Features: Uses unique unfolding case study method to present medical-surgical concepts Promotes active learning and knowledge retention Develops problem-solving and critical thinking skills Provides all of types of NCLEX-style questions for exam preparation Offers eResources throughout the Review for enhanced learning opportunitiesDiabetes mellitus a a Hypertension a a Drug toxicity a Renal tuberculosis a Congenital disorder Exercise 3-41: Multiple-choice question Ethana#39;s blood glucose is within an acceptable range. His urinalysis was positive for blood and protein.
|Title||:||Medical-Surgical Nursing Test Success|
|Author||:||Frances H. Cornelius, PhD, MSN, RN-BC, CNE, Ruth A. Wittmann-Price, PhD, RN, CNS, CNE, CHSE, ANEF|
|Publisher||:||Springer Publishing Company - 2013-06-28|