July 2018–October 2018

Fundamentals of Nursing: The Art and Science of Person-Centered Care, 9th Edition By Carol Taylor, PhD, MSN, RN; Pamela Lynn, EdD, MSN, RN; and Jennifer L. Bartlett, PhD, RN-BC, CNE, CHSE Proven, approachable, and part of a complete course solution, Fundamentals of Nursing , 9th Edition, makes essential concepts accessible and help students develop the knowledge and clinical skills to succeed throughout their nursing education. This comprehensively enhanced edition equips students for today’s clinical environment with coverage of emerging practices and technology, new multimedia learning tools, and case-based vignettes that reflect the clinical application of chapter concepts and prepare students to excel throughout their nursing careers. ■ ■ NEW! Legal Alert feature is designed to highlight important laws and other information that students need to understand. ■ ■ New! Reflective Practice Leading to Personal Learning callouts cultivate a person-centered approach to nursing care. ■ ■ New! Clinical vignettes personalize the clinical application of concepts and integrate with vSim ® for Nursing for patient-specific reinforcement of commonly encountered scenarios and conditions. ■ ■ New! Technology Alerts familiarize students with emerging devices and software they’ll likely encounter in the clinical setting. ■ ■ New! Informatics chapter reflects the increasingly important role of data and information technology in patient care. ■ ■ New! QSEN boxes in every chapter help students ensure compliance with Quality and Safety Education for Nurses competencies. ■ ■ New! Watch & Learn Videos clarify key concepts and procedures in engaging detail. ■ ■ Revised! Illustrated Concept Maps engage visual learners, simplify complex topics, and strengthen students’ clinical reasoning skills. ■ ■ Case scenarios in each chapter encourage holistic patient care and reflection on critical thinking questions. ■ ■ PICO (patient/problem, intervention, comparison, outcome) displays guide students through a structured, evidence-based approach to answering clinical questions. ■ ■ Concept Mastery Alerts improve students’ understanding of potentially confusing topics. ■ ■ Apply Your Critical Thinking features challenge students to think deeply on key concepts. ■ ■ Patient Care Plans and Skills sections outline streamline students’ transition from the classroom to clinical practice. ■ ■ NCLEX-style Review Questions ready students for the NCLEX ® exam experience. North American Edition / Hardbound / ISBN: 978-1-4963-6217-9 ($133.99(t) / £N/A / €N/A) World International Edition / Hardbound / ISBN: 978-1-4963-9100-1 ($133.99(t) / £N/A / €N/A) World ex US, Canada, Aus, NZ, PR, US VI Approx. 1,840 pp. / October 2018

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