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Decision-Making in Nursing: Thoughtful Approaches for Practice

Publication Year: 2015
Edition: 2nd Ed.
Authors/Editor: Lewenson, Sandra; Truglio-Londrigan, Marie
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 978-1-284-02617-7
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 93
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Explores multiple decision-making approaches to enable nursing students and professionals to become insightful, critical, flexible, and confident decision makers in today’s complex healthcare environment. With a reflective, multidimensional approach to decision-making, it examines the ways in which history, legal and ethical issues, spirituality, culture, family, the media, economics, technology, and health policy affect the way nurses make decisions.

With a greater emphasis on leadership, teamwork, and intra- and inter- professional relationships, this new edition provides nurses and students the opportunity to see themselves as leaders and feel comfortable making decisions as leaders. Each chapter features vignettes using a nursing scenario to illustrate particular approaches in an actual practice setting. New to this edition is a chapter on using technology for decision-making. In addition, it has been revised to include the latest American Association of Colleges of Nursing Master's and Baccalaureate essentials, evidence to support the models used, and thoroughly updated references.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Lewenson, Sandra; Truglio-Londrigan, Marie
  • ISBN: 978-1-284-02617-7
  • Specialty:
    Fundamentals of Nursing
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 2nd Ed.
  • Pages: 254
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2015
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 93

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