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The LPN-to-RN Bridge
Transitions to Advance Your Career

Author(s): Allison J. Terry, PhD, MSN, RN, Assistant Professor of Nursing, Auburn University at Montgomery, Montgomery, Alabama
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  • ISBN-13: 9781449674502
  • Product With Access Code    320 pages      © 2013
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The LPN-to-RN Bridge is the essential resource for students who have acquired nursing knowledge from a diploma or practical nurse program and are studying to become a registered nurse (RN). This text is particularly helpful for students studying for their licensure exams to become an RN, but have acquired training as a licensed practical nurse (LPN).

Key Features & Benefits

  • Bridges the gap for students as they move from the tactile-based student to the professional registered nurse
  • Includes new trends in the field of nursing, like the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) role and evidence-based practice (EBP)
  • Offers a Companion Website packed with online learning activities to help students comprehend the material
  • Includes dosage and solution calculation to help students overcome math anxiety as they prepare for their licensure examinations and practice
  • Offers guidance to students to help them develop effective study skills
  • Explains the problem-solving and decision-making process as a register nurse



 

Applicable Courses

A fantastic resource for LPNs in the following courses:

  • Professional Nursing Leadership
  • Introduction to Nursing
  • Introduction to Professional Nursing
  • Transition to Professional Nursing
  • Professional Concepts
  • Professional Trends
  • Introduction to the Discipline of Nursing
  • Introduction to the World of Nursing
Chapter  1  History of Nursing as a Profession
Chapter  2  Communication as a Registered Nurse
Chapter  3   The Nursing Process
Chapter  4  Nursing Theory
Chapter  5  Change Process
Chapter  6  Health Promotion
Chapter  7  Legal-Ethical Aspects of Nursing
Chapter  8   Cultural Aspects of Nursing
Chapter  9  Calculation of Dosages and Solutions
Chapter  10  Roles of the Registered Nurse
Chapter  11  Evidence-Based Practice
Chapter  12  Clinical Decision-Making as a Registered Nurse

Allison J. Terry, PhD, MSN, RN-Assistant Professor of Nursing, Auburn University at Montgomery, Montgomery, Alabama

Dr. Terry has been Assistant Professor of Nursing at Auburn University at Montgomery since 2009. She teaches in the baccalaureate nursing program. She has previously been Director of Alabama’s Center for Nursing as well as the Director of Community Certification for the Alabama Department of Mental Health’s Mental Retardation Division.

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