Master content from the textbook with this helpful study tool! Designed to accompany Phipps' Medical-Surgical Nursing, 8th edition, this workbook will assist students in understanding and applying material from each chapter in the text. Key features include learning activities - short answer/essay, fill-in-the-blank, matching, and true/false formats - and case studies with critical thinking questions. Learning exercises that encourage higher order thinking (analytical reasoning, divergent thinking, problem solving) such as compare and contrast, analogy, recognition and correction of false statements. Case studies with critical thinking questions that build in complexity within each scenario. All content new to the textbook is thoroughly covered in the study guide.Monahan, Frances Donovan is the author of 'Phipps' Medical-Surgical Nursing Health and Illness Perspectives', published 2006 under ISBN 9780323031714 and ISBN 0323031714.