Category Archives: Nursing

Linnard-Palmer’s Pediatric Nursing Care Provides a Practical and Concept-Based Approach

Have you been looking for a succinct, accessible, and practical guide to pediatric nursing? We just published Pediatric Nursing Care: A Concept-Based Approach from experienced pediatric nurse and clinician, Luanne Linnard-Palmer. Using a core framework built around the Quality and … Continue reading

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Donna Ignatavicius’s Teaching and Learning in a Concept-Based Curriculum Offers Practical Tools for Instructors and Students

The concept-based curriculum (CBC) is a hot topic in nursing right now. We are excited to announce the publication of Teaching and Learning in a Concept-Based Curriculum: A How-To Best Practice Approach, a practical text for teaching and evaluating students … Continue reading

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World Breastfeeding Week Highlights Uniting for the Common Good

Join us in celebrating the 25th annual World Breastfeeding Week. Observed internationally from August 1-7, World Breastfeeding Week showcases the importance of protecting, promoting, and supporting breastfeeding around the world. This year’s theme is “Sustaining Breastfeeding Together.” Coordinated by the … Continue reading

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Streamlined Financial Management for Nurse Managers, Fourth Edition Focuses on Core Financial Management Topics

Nurse leaders address financial management issues in a variety of settings, including hospitals, ambulatory/outpatient clinics, long-term care facilities, and home care. Our recently published Financial Management for Nurse Managers: Merging the Heart with the Dollar, Fourth Edition by J. Michael … Continue reading

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Mary E. McDonald’s The Nurse Educator’s Guide to Assessing Learning Outcomes Returns with a New Edition

Nurse educators need to craft reliable and valid assessment materials, including multiple-choice exams, true-false tests, matching exercises, and essay responses. Just published The Nurse Educator’s Guide to Assessing Learning Outcomes, Fourth Edition by Mary E. McDonald provides instructors with a … Continue reading

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Pocket Guide for Lactation Management, Third Edition is “an excellent guide for any person working with nursing mothers”

Pocket Guide for Lactation Management, Third Edition by Karin Cadwell and Cindy Turner-Maffei just received a terrific review from Clinical Lactation. Angela D. Stokes, MA, writes that, “Overall, the book is an excellent guide for any person working with nursing … Continue reading

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Public Health Nursing: Practicing Population-Based Care, Third Edition Broadens the Discussion on Public Health

In today’s world, it’s important to see public health nursing within the larger paradigm of primary health care. The just published Public Health Nursing: Practicing Population-Based Care, Third Edition by Marie Truglio-Londrigan and Sandra B. Lewenson challenges educators and students … Continue reading

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Electronic Fetal Heart Rate Monitoring, Third Edition “is an excellent reference”

Knowledge of electronic fetal heart rate monitoring is crucial to OB nurses. In fact, studies have shown that a lack of understanding around electronic fetal monitoring (EFM) is one of the leading cause of lawsuits. That’s what makes our recently … Continue reading

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Jones & Bartlett Learning Authors Chosen as 2017 American Academy of Nursing Fellows

We’re delighted to announce that several of our authors are part of the prestigious American Academy of Nursing class of 2017 fellows. They include Dorothy Brockopp, Barbara Holmes Gobel, Lynette Hamlin, and Nancy Short. This year’s class includes 173 distinguished … Continue reading

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Judith Lauwers’s Quick Reference for the Lactation Professional, Second Edition “is a wealth of knowledge”

Judith Lauwers’s Quick Reference for the Lactation Professional, Second Edition has received another rave review. Mechell R. Turner, MEd, CCH, CD, writes in Clinical Lactation that the portable size makes it easy to “fit into a large lab coat pocket … Continue reading

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