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Ch 10: Personal Care in Nursing

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Review the short and engaging lessons in this chapter to improve your understanding of personal care in nursing. Mini quizzes paired with the lessons can test your knowledge and gauge your readiness to answer questions on an upcoming exam.

Personal Care in Nursing - Chapter Summary

Study the basics of personal care in nursing and effectively strengthen your understanding by reviewing this chapter's entertaining lessons. Each lesson covers a unique topic, enabling you to study personal care and hygiene practices, types of personal care skills and more at a comfortable pace. After completing this chapter, you should be able to:

  • Discuss the impact of personal care and hygiene practices on health
  • Explain the process of assessing a patient's personal care and hygiene
  • List and describe types of personal care skills in nursing
  • Describe treatment options for issues with the bladder and urethra
  • Define and discuss uses of the Foley catheter

Navigate this chapter in your sequence of choice and access lessons as often as needed to improve you understanding of personal care in nursing. At any point during your exploration of the lessons, feel free to assess your comprehension by taking short multiple-choice quizzes. Any lesson topic questions that arise while studying this chapter can be submitted to our experts. To ensure you have a complete grasp of personal care in nursing, be sure to take our practice exam.

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