This new breed of workbook supporting Mosby and W.B. Saunders' most prominent nursing texts contains an extraordinary new CD-ROM featuring a virtual hospital ward with five highly individual patients. Users can review their records, examine them, formulate nursing diagnoses, and plan appropriate nursing interventions. Each workbook lesson has a reading assignment from McCance & Huether: PATHOPHYSIOLOGY:THE BIOLOGICAL BASIS FOR DISEASE IN ADULTS AND CHILDREN, 4TH EDITION, as well as activities that involve observing and interacting with the patients in the virtual hospital. The result in a uniquely "hands-on" way to master essential nursing knowledge!Baldwin, Kathy is the author of 'Virtual Clinical Excursions for Pathophysiology The Biologica Basis for Disease in Adults and Children', published 2001 under ISBN 9780323017336 and ISBN 0323017339.