NURS 157 :: Adult Health Nursing
Spring 2014 @Hawaii CC

16516 (E. HI), 16517 (W. HI)
Credit Hours:
Sharon Moran
934-2657 (Ph)
974-7778 (Fax)
Instructional Mode:
Instructional Mode:
01/13/2014 - 05/15/2014
8:10am- 10:00am
Origination Site: UH Hilo
Receive Sites:UH Center at West Hawaii (Palamanui Campus)
Schedule Notes:
Additional in-person and clinical hours on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday.
Course Restrictions:
Open to UH students in Hawaii county only.
Course Requirements:
In person attendance required
Course Prerequisites:
PreReq: “C” or better in Nurs 151 and “C” or better in Nurs 153 and “C” or better in Nurs 158
Course Description:
First level course in which concepts basic to promotion, maintenance and restoration of adult health are presented within the framework of
the nursing process. Emphasis is on nursing management of clients’ experiencing disruptions in ego and body integrity/defense, oxygenation,
metabolism, fluid and electrolyte balance, sensory-perceptual, mobility and coordination, digestion and elimination due to developmental and/or pathophysiological processes.
1) Understanding Pathophysiology, 5th edition (REQUIRED)
By: Huether
Publisher: Mosby
ISBN: 978-0-323-07891-7

2) Intravenous Medications-2014, 30th edition (REQUIRED)
By: Gahart
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 978-0-323-08478-9

3) Medical -Surgical Nursing, 7th edition (REQUIRED)
By: Ignatavicius
Publisher: Sanders
ISBN: 978-1-4377280-1-9

4) Critical Thinking in Nursing , 2nd edition (REQUIRED)
By Rubenfeld
Publisher: Huron Valley
ISBN: 1-933377-14-3
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