The nature of nursing is & Medical Surgical Nursing Care, 2e Karen M. Burke, RN, MS Priscilla LeMone, RN, DSN, FAAN Elaine L. Mohn-Brown, EdD, RN The nature of nursing embodies the ever-changing rewards and challenges for today’s practical and vocational nursing students. Streamlined yet thorough content provides easy access to need-to-know information and the essential skills needed to deliver safe and effective medical surgical nursing care. Extensive unit wrap-ups, critical thinking care maps, comprehensive reviews and much more, all ensure your success as a nursing student and as a nurse! Features that promote success include: Critical thinking care mapsand NCLEX-PN exam preparation Documentation samples, pharmacology tables, a variety of special boxes related to client teaching and special populations Nursing care featuressuch as priorities in nursing care, nursing care checklists and procedure checklists, clinical alerts, and nursing process care plans Additional resources include: Student CD-ROMinside with an audio glossary, animations and videos, and NCLEX-PN style review questions. Companion Websiteatwww.prenhall.com/burkewith chapter-specific online resources, case studies, and additional NCLEX- PN -style questions. Student workbookwith chapter review activities and critical thinking case studies. The nature of nursing - grow with it!Burke, Karen M. is the author of 'Medical-surgical Nursing Care ', published 2006 under ISBN 9780131714724 and ISBN 0131714724.