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Essentials of community-based nursing

Designed for use throughout the associate degree nursing curriculum, this textbook provides an overview of the registered nurse's role in the community, with attention to recent changes in the health care system, epidemiology, the factors affecting community health, and approaches to community health practice. Particular attention is given to issues related to diversity, the care of families, and individuals with special needs. A pocket guide presents details concerning musculoskeletal, cardiovascular, and endocrine disorders. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
Print Book, English, ©2003
Jones and Bartlett Publishers, Sudbury, Mass., ©2003