Brunner & Suddarth's Textbook of Medical-Surgical Nursing

Brunner & Suddarth's
Textbook of Medical-Surgical Nursing,
14th Edition

Trusted by instructors, students, and practicing nurses for more than 50 years, this landmark resource has been comprehensively updated to keep pace with today’s evolving healthcare environment and offers complete Lippincott CoursePoint+ integration to help you get the most out of your entire course and deliver unparalleled preparation for success in nursing practice.

New features include:

  • NEW unfolding case-based vignettes written by the National League for Nursing place concepts in a realistic context and encourage classroom discussion.
  • ALL NEW Case Studies with QSEN Competency Focus at the beginning of every unit introduce crucial competencies and link them to related knowledge, skills, and attitudes.
  • NEW full chapter on obesity helps students meet the growing demand for assessment and management of patients with obesity. This chapter’s expanded content includes risk factors, pathophysiology, assessment and diagnostic findings, medical management (including pharmacologic therapy), as well as important updates in surgical and nursing management.

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Committed to your success in nursing education for more than 50 years

As the field of medical-surgical nursing changes, so do the challenges you face as a nursing educator. Brunner & Suddarths Textbook of Medical-Surgical Nursing has been with you through the changes for more than half a century. 

Watch the video and learn how nursing has changed in the last 50 years since Brunner first published, and how the book has adapted.

CoursePoint & CoursePoint+

From world-renowned nursing education content to personalized remediation to simulated real-world practice, Lippincott CoursePoint makes nursing education more approachable than ever. Combining powerful, curriculum-wide tools in one easy-to-use digital interface, CoursePoint transforms the nursing education experience to meet the expectations of today's students.

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vSim for Nursing

vSim® for Nursing, co-developed by Laerdal Medical and Wolters Kluwer, and based on realistic scenarios developed jointly with the National League for Nursing (NLN), simulates the patient-care experience and help students hone the critical thinking and clinical reasoning skills essential to safe, effective nursing practice.

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Ensure your students’ mastery of medical-surgical nursing and make a confident transition from the classroom to clinical practice with these helpful student resources:

We've combined world-class content from Brunner & Suddarth's Textbook of Medical-Surgical Nursing, 14th Edition with Lippincott’s digital learning tools – and the results are pretty amazing! Now integrated with PrepU, CoursePoint, CoursePoint+, and vSim, the med-surg lessons and concepts from Brunner & Suddarth's latest Med-Surg textbook come to life in one straightforward digital environment.