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The Resource Professional nursing : concepts & challenges, Kay Kittrell Chitty, Beth Perry Black

Professional nursing : concepts & challenges, Kay Kittrell Chitty, Beth Perry Black

Label
Professional nursing : concepts & challenges
Title
Professional nursing
Title remainder
concepts & challenges
Statement of responsibility
Kay Kittrell Chitty, Beth Perry Black
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Discover what it means to be a "professional nurse" - the history, the values and standards, the critical thinking requirements, and the commitment to lifelong learning! This easy-to-read text introduces the issues you are likely to encounter as you advance through your nursing career. Gain insight into the current state of the profession and benefit from a thorough examination of standards and scope of practice. Each stand-alone chapter introduces and explores a specific topic and offers astute discussions of key issues facing health care professionals."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
NLM
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Chitty, Kay Kittrell
Dewey number
610.730692
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
RT82
LC item number
.P755 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WY 16.1
NLM item number
C543p 2011
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Black, Beth Perry
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  • Nursing
  • Vocational Guidance
  • Nursing
  • Nursing ethics
  • Nursing
  • Nursing
Label
Professional nursing : concepts & challenges, Kay Kittrell Chitty, Beth Perry Black
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Nursing today / Kay Kittrell Chitty -- The history and social context of nursing / Beth Perry Black -- Nursing's pathway to professionalism / Kay Kittrell Chitty -- Legal aspects of nursing / Beth Perry Black -- Ethics : basic concepts for nursing practice / Beth Perry Black -- Becoming a nurse: defining nursing and socialization into professional practice / Beth Perry Black -- The education of nurses / Kay Kittrell Chitty -- Critical thinking, the nursing process, and clinical judgment / Beth Perry Black -- Communication and collaboration in nursing / Kay Kittrell Chitty -- Illness, culture, and caring : impact on patients, families, and nurses / Kay Kittrell Chitty -- The science of nursing and evidence-based practice / Beth Perry Black -- Conceptual and philosophical bases of nursing / Kay Kittrell Chitty -- Nursing theory : the basis for professional nursing / Beth Perry Black -- The health care delivery system / Kay Kittrell Chitty -- The political activism of nursing : in organizations and government / Beth Perry Black -- Nursing's future challenges / Kay Kittrell Chitty
Control code
ocn477272876
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
6th ed.
Extent
xii, 452 p.
Isbn
9781437707199
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009942417
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)477272876
Label
Professional nursing : concepts & challenges, Kay Kittrell Chitty, Beth Perry Black
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Nursing today / Kay Kittrell Chitty -- The history and social context of nursing / Beth Perry Black -- Nursing's pathway to professionalism / Kay Kittrell Chitty -- Legal aspects of nursing / Beth Perry Black -- Ethics : basic concepts for nursing practice / Beth Perry Black -- Becoming a nurse: defining nursing and socialization into professional practice / Beth Perry Black -- The education of nurses / Kay Kittrell Chitty -- Critical thinking, the nursing process, and clinical judgment / Beth Perry Black -- Communication and collaboration in nursing / Kay Kittrell Chitty -- Illness, culture, and caring : impact on patients, families, and nurses / Kay Kittrell Chitty -- The science of nursing and evidence-based practice / Beth Perry Black -- Conceptual and philosophical bases of nursing / Kay Kittrell Chitty -- Nursing theory : the basis for professional nursing / Beth Perry Black -- The health care delivery system / Kay Kittrell Chitty -- The political activism of nursing : in organizations and government / Beth Perry Black -- Nursing's future challenges / Kay Kittrell Chitty
Control code
ocn477272876
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
6th ed.
Extent
xii, 452 p.
Isbn
9781437707199
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009942417
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)477272876

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