Comprehensive Textbook of Foundation of Nursing

by Rebecca Nissanka

Foundations of nursing are the cornerstone, which is laid first, while building the nursing profession as a structure. As per Indian Nursing Council, the content of “Comprehensive Textbook of Foundation of Nursing” is highly exhaustive. The nursing institutes a major force in the healthcare delivery system. To maintain nobility of the profession in the new millennium, it needs new efforts to reform healthcare. Both high-quality and cost-effective care given is radically transforming the culture of care giving. Although nurses need to reassure the essence of nursing and what has traditionally served nursing well, they also need to change healthcare culture. “Comprehensive Textbook of Foundation of Nursing” has been designed to provide today’s students with solid foundations of nursing principles to prepare them to meet the challenges of tomorrow. The comprehensive coverage of the book provides concepts and components of nursing skills and techniques of nursing practice and firm foundation of nursing. And also, it presents the theoretical and practical information necessary to make sound judgment while emphasizing cognitive, affective and psychomotor skills needed to carry out fundamentals of nursing activity. This book is comprises total 16 chapters. This book provides lucid and comprehensive understanding on introduction: concept of health, nursing as a profession, communication and nurse-patient relationship, the nursing process, health assessment etc.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Nissanka Rebecca Maratha Vidya Prasarak (MVP) Samaj’s Institute of Nursing Education, MVP Samaj’s Dr Vasantrao Pawar Medical College, Hospital and Research Centre, Nashik, Maharashtra, India
ISBN 9789352500215
Speciality Fundamentals of Nursing
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/12705
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2016
Pages 400
Book Type Textbook


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