Advanced Practice Nursing: An Integrative Approach

Title

Advanced Practice Nursing: An Integrative Approach

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Description

Addressing all major advanced practice nursing competencies, roles, and issues, Advanced Practice Nursing: An Integrative Approach, 5th Edition provides a clear, comprehensive, and current introduction to APN today. It applies APN core competencies to the major APN roles - including the burgeoning Nurse Practitioner role - and covers topics ranging from the evolution of APN to evidence-based practice, leadership, ethical decision-making, and health policy. This edition includes a new chapter on the international development of APN, new and enhanced illustrations, and a colorful new reader-friendly format for improved readability. From internationally known APN experts Ann Hamric, Charlene Hanson, Mary Fran Tracy, and Eileen O'Grady, along with a host of internationally recognized APN contributors, Advanced Practice Nursing introduces you to APN and helps you identify an APN role, develop key competencies for that role, and succeed as an APN.

ISBN

9781455739806

Publication Date

2014

Publisher

Elsevier

City

St. Louis, MO

Keywords

Advance Practice Nursing; Specialties, Nursing--methods; Nurse Anesthetists; Nurse Clinicians; Nurse Midwives; Nurse Practitioners

Disciplines

Critical Care Nursing | Family Practice Nursing | Geriatric Nursing | Maternal, Child Health and Neonatal Nursing | Nursing Administration | Nursing Midwifery | Occupational and Environmental Health Nursing | Other Nursing | Pediatric Nursing | Perioperative, Operating Room and Surgical Nursing | Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing

Comments

Contributors Joyce Pulcini, Beverly Lunsford and Jean Johnson are affiliated with the George Washington University.