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Fundamentals of Nursing Care: Concepts, Connections & Skills

Fundamentals of Nursing Care: Concepts, Connections & Skills

Davis Edge for Fundamentals of Nursing Care, 3rd Edition

Access Card: ISBN-13: 978-0-8036-7651-0
Instant Access: ISBN-13: 978-0-8036-7652-7

Think like a nurse from the very beginning. Fundamentals of Nursing Care, 3rd Edition, Online Resources, and Davis Edge work together to create an interactive learning experience that teaches students to make the connections each step of the way.

The text, written specifically for LPNs/LVNs, provides the comprehensive foundational knowledge they need to understand. Online Resources equip instructors with the lesson plans, teaching resources, and activities to create an active classroom environment where students can apply what they're learning. Davis Edge online quizzing tracks student progress; assesses their knowledge; and provides real time analytics to identify their weak concepts and topic areas. This additional practice and direction helps students be successful in this course and builds their confidence as they prepare for the NCLEX(R) exam.


Fundamentals of Nursing Care
Concepts, Connections & Skills, 3rd Edition

A student-oriented focus helps LPN/LVN students to master safe and effective nursing care by developing the critical-thinking and problem-solving skills they need to excel in clinical practice. Clear, concise, readable, well organized, and easy to follow, it's the text that prepares new nurses to make the connections.

Davis Edge

Davis Edge is the online quizzing program that integrates seamlessly into the classroom to give students the additional practice questions they need to perform well on course and board exams.

It provides instructors with the real-time information they need to monitor, track, and assess their class' mastery of the content. Educators will be able to easily identify the areas in which students are struggling, intervene quickly, and provide relevant remediation to ensure that students succeed and improve within following areas:

  • Comprehension and Retention: How well do students understand the content?
  • Participation and Engagement: Are students keeping-up with their reading and assignments?
  • Test-Taking Skills: Are students prepared for NCLEX(R)-style questions and improving their test-taking skills?
  • BONUS! Quizzes in the Instructor Reserve section of Davis Edge can be assigned to ensure your students have watched the corresponding videos from Davis's Nursing Skills Videos for LPN/LVN, 3rd Edition, sold separately.

    An access code inside new printed texts unlocks Davis Edge and other online resources, including an ebook powered by VitalSource.

    A title in our new approach to LPN/LVN education

    LPN/LVN Connections responds to the pressures and challenges faced in nursing education with a new approach that highlights key themes across our core textbooks, maintains a consistent reading level, common terminology and lab values to improve student outcomes in class and prepare them for professional practice. Educators: Contact your F.A. Davis Consultant to learn more about LPN/LVN Connections.

    Make the connections every step of the way.

    Also Available...

  • Study Guide for Fundamentals of Nursing Care, 3rd Edition
  • Davis's Nursing Skills Videos for LPN/LVN, 3rd Edition
  • See what instructors are saying...

    "I love the Davis books, easy to use and follow, many resources...Edge is great addition."
    - Robin H., Instructor at Hagerstown Community College

    "Davis Edge is very student friendly and aids in increasing scores and student involvement in their education! Student grades improved by an average of 6-15 points."
    - Michael I., Instructor at Jersey College

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