The focus of this product package is to provide
students with a strong knowledge base, an
understanding of contemporary practice issues
in Australia and the capacity for sound clinical
reasoning. You will use these professional
attributes in order to provide safe and effective
nursing care. This easily understood,
straightforward Australian edition integrates the
following concepts: epidemiology,
pathophysiology, pharmacology, legal and
ethical issues, therapeutic communication, interprofessional communication and cultural safety.
Multiple learning strategies have been developed to help the student succeed: MyNursingLab
includes audio files, case studies, self-study material and videos, while the text includes boxes,
tables, special features, illustrations as well as synthesis and critical thinking exercises to help
students build skills for class and clinical learning for practice as a professional nurse.