As part of this update, this resource offers complete Lippincott CoursePoint+ integration to help you get the most out of your entire course and deliver unparalleled preparation for success in nursing practice. New features include:
- new unfolding case-based vignettes written by the National League for Nursing place concepts in a realistic context and encourage classroom discussion.
- all new case studies with QSEN Competency Focus at the beginning of every unit introducing crucial competencies and linking them to related knowledge, skills, and attitudes.
- new full chapter on obesity helps students meet the growing demand for assessment and management of patients with obesity. This chapter’s expanded content includes risk factors, pathophysiology, assessment and diagnostic findings, medical management (including pharmacologic therapy), as well as important updates in surgical and nursing management.