The Seventh Edition of this colorful, student-friendly LPN/LVN textbook has been thoroughly revised to provide even more of the skill-building features today's students need. The text has an updated art program of over 400 full-color photographs and drawings. Boxed features include Clinical Secrets, Cultural Snapshots, Nursing Procedures, Test Yourself reading comprehension questions, Family Teaching Tips, Communications pointers, Nursing Care Plans, and A Personal Glimpse narratives with Learning Opportunity questions. Workbook pages at the end of each chapter present NCLEX(registered)-style review questions, study activities, critical thinking questions, and dosage calculations. A bound-in CD-ROM includes videos and a pediatric dosage calculator.