. Plus it's filled with little test taking tips throughout! I never bothered to download the doc when I was using it and couldn't find a duplicate anywhere. Even better, all answers include detailed rationales to help you learn from your answer choices, as well as test-taking strategies with tips on how to best approach each question. I also backed everything up for safe keeping! Completely updated chapter on vital signs and laboratory values include the latest lab values. Concepts have been updated to reflect the latest Giddens: Concepts for Nursing Practice text.
The content is apparently several years old but the good news is the human body doesn't change very much. On the other hand I did make detailed note cards based on those notes which are accessible in the links I provided. Priority Nursing Action boxes list actions for clinical emergent situations requiring immediate action, including a detailed rationale and textbook reference. The flash cards go in order of the lecture which was alphabetically sorted but I broke it up somewhat so there wasn't one mega deck to study. Audio review summaries on pharmacology, fluids and electrolytes, and acid-base balance are found on the Evolve companion site. Glossary of the Pyramid Terms located in the back of the book help users access all definitions in one location. If you use the Memories feature on the site you can remove cards from the deck as you get them right and keep seeing the ones you get wrong.
Mnemonics will be included as Pyramid Alerts where appropriate throughout the text. Link is now to a newer copy found online minor changes. I'm sure the information will be helpful. I did take the liberty of at least adding helpful pictures to some of flash cards and using only generic drug names as a way of freshening it up a bit. More Priority Nursing Action boxes to communicate new and pertinent content.
Revised illustrations provide a more up-to-date and consistent presentation of art throughout the text. Priority concepts call-outs highlight specific concepts related to nursing practice. I went back to the dead link and found the owners email address and contacted her directly to see if she has another copy. . . .
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