Publisher description for Nursing in today's world : trends, issues & management / Janice Rider Ellis, Celia Love Hartley ; illustrations by Tomm Scalera.

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The AJN Book of the Year award-winning textbook, Nursing in Today's World, is now in its thoroughly revised, updated Ninth Edition. This vibrant full-color text presents basic concepts underlying professional nursing along with contemporary issues affecting the profession, including educational preparation, health care finance, legal responsibilities, and ethics/bioethics. Critical thinking exercises are embedded throughout the chapters. Key terms and concepts are highlighted in bold. This edition has more critical thinking exercises, plus a new Communication feature that teaches students how to communicate effectively in difficult situations.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Nursing -- Practice.
Nursing -- United States.
Nursing -- trends.
Ethics, Nursing.
Legislation, Nursing.
Nursing Care -- organization & administration.
Nursing Care -- trends.