Home > Books > Transplant Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice
Transplant Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice
View PDF

Transplant Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice

Publication Year: 2016
Edition: 2nd Ed.
Authors/Editor: American Nurses Association; Int'l Transplant Nurses Society
Publisher: American Nurses Association, Inc
ISBN: 978-1-558-10639-0
  • Description
  • Details
  • Collections
  • Also Recommended

While this book is a reference and guide primarily for practicing nurses and nursing faculty and students, it is also an essential document for other specialists in transplant care, healthcare providers, researchers, and scholars, along with those involved in funding, legal, policy, and regulatory activities.

Reflecting the rapid advances in and expanding scope of this relatively new practice specialty Transplant Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice is a foundational volume that articulates the essentials of this specialty, its accountabilities and activities -- the who, what, when, where, and how of its practice -- for both specialists and generalists and those who work with them.

The standards themselves, six for nursing practice and nine for nursing professional performance, are those by which all nurses in this specialty practice. Each standard is made more specific and usable by its set of measurement criteria, filling out the delineation of the perspectives and priorities of transplant nursing.

The book's summary discussion of the scope of such practice -- its characteristics, development and trends, education and training, its practice environments and settings, its general and specialized practice roles, its ethical and conceptual bases -- lends a broad context for understanding and using these standards.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: American Nurses Association, Inc
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: American Nurses Association; Int'l Transplant Nurses Society
  • ISBN: 978-1-558-10639-0
  • Specialty:
    General Interest Nursing
    Medical/Surgical Nursing
    Skills & Procedures
    Transplantation
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 2nd Ed.
  • Pages: 153
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2016

Transplant Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice is included in the following Collections:

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
Ovid Emcare A premium nursing and allied health database ideal for practice, research, or education.
JOTM
PsycBOOKS® A database of peer-reviewed scholarly and professional books published by the American Psychological Association.
JOTM
Journal of Physical Therapy Education The premier forum for disseminating scholarly works in physical therapy educational theory and practice.
JOTM
Circulation Peer-reviewed reports on clinical and laboratory research relevant to cardiovascular disease.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
Greenfield's Surgery: Scientific Principles and Practice
The gold standard in the field of surgery, covers new technologies, innovative techniques, and integrating new scientific knowledge with evolving changes in surgical care.

Walsh & Hoyt's Clinical Neuro-Ophthalmology: The Essentials
Widely acknowledged as the definitive reference in the field, this title brings you the practical, hands-on information you need to effectively evaluate and manage neuro-ophthalmic conditions.