Foundations of Nursing

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Authors : Lois Elaine White; Gena Duncan; Wendy Baumle


1848 Pages  Hardcover 

3rd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2005, 2001

©2011, Published


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FOUNDATIONS OF NURSING, 3E provides updated and comprehensive information necessary to successfully complete a practical or vocational nursing curriculum, including basic nursing, adult health nursing and material and pediatric nursing. This book is an excellent introduction to the field of nursin... more


All procedures follow the detailed nursing process format. Procedures begin with an overview linking the procedure to text content, then list all equipment needed, then walk step-by-step through the nursing process to outline all details of the procedure, including photographs and line drawings as a... more

New to this Edition

Includes completely new chapters on bioterrorism; self-concept; rehabilitation, home health, long-term care, and hospice; and spirituality.

More critical thinking questions as well as 10 NCLEX style questions per chapter to help prepare students for the licensure examination.

Geriatric content add... more