Fifth Edition Core Curriculum for Medical-Surgical Nursing

Heather Craven, PhD, RN, CMSRN

A must-have resource for both new and experienced nurses.

PREPARE for the medical-surgical nursing certification exam.

STAY CURRENT on medical-surgical nursing trends and topics.

ENSURE you are providing excellent patient care on your unit.


What you’ll love about the Core

  • Reader feedback was applied directly to the textbook, so it was expanded to include the most urgent information germane to your practice.
  • It was written by top experts in the specialty.
  • There’s a chapter on care of bariatric patients.
  • The case studies allow you to apply your knowledge to actual patient care.         
  • The emphasis on surgical procedures, recommended nursing care and interventions.

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