Author(s): High-Acuity Nursing, Global Edition
High-Acuity Nursing, Sixth Edition brings together the knowledge needed to care for adult patients with complex conditions and unpredictable outcomes, across settings ranging from critical care to high-skill long-term facilities. It makes critical pathophysiological concepts clinically applicable to high-acuity patients enhances students clinical decision-making skills provides extensive and immediate feedback and supports self-paced learning. This tightly focused guide has been substantially reorganized to reflect faculty and student feedback. This edition adds bulleted chapter summaries NCLEX-style posttest items updated Emerging Evidence boxes coverage of oncological emergencies, hypertensive crises, and acute aortic problems adult doses in Related Pharmacotherapy boxes and a brand-new chapter on complications associated with metabolic stress response.