Mosby s Guide to Women s Health Book

Mosby s Guide to Women s Health


  • Author : Tolu D. C. Oyelowo
  • Publisher : Mosby Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2007-06-14
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 304
  • ISBN 10 : 0323093302

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Mosby s Guide to Women s Health Book Description :

This is a Pageburst digital textbook; This essential clinical companion provides quick access to a wealth of information on effectively managing common women's health issues. It offers just the right level of coverage for health professionals, with concise, user-friendly protocols for diagnosing and treating a wide range of conditions. In addition to traditional medical information, this book also explores alternative natural treatment options such as physical therapy, nutrition, herbs, chiropractic, and naturopathic therapies. A consistent format throughout makes it easy to quickly find key information. Coverage of common conditions includes a description of the condition, causes, diagnostic procedures, signs/symptoms, traditional medical management, self-help treatments, dietary/nutritional management, adjunctive therapies, and chiropractic treatment options. Features a section on general hormonal health that explores the role of estrogen and estrogen derivatives in maintaining health and predisposing to disease. Addresses other factors impacting women's health such as culture, spirituality, and domestic violence. Convenient pocket size makes this handbook ideal for use in the clinical setting. Goes beyond reproductive issues to address the total health care needs of female patients. A multidisciplinary editorial board provides a well-rounded perspective of women's health issues with just the right amount of information for health professionals.

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Mosby s Guide to Women s Health


  • Author : Tolu Oyelowo
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages : 286
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323046015

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Mosby s Guide to Women s Health Book Description :

This essential clinical companion provides quick access to a wealth of information on effectively managing common womens health issues. It offers just the right level of coverage for health professionals, with concise, user-friendly protocols for diagnosing and treating a wide range of conditions. This book also explores alternative natural treatment options such as physical therapy, nutrition, herbs, chiropractic, and naturopathic therapies.

A Guide to Women   s Health Book

A Guide to Women s Health


  • Author : Tolu Oyelowo
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release Date : 2017-04-20
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages : 646
  • ISBN 10 : 9781284079616

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A Guide to Women s Health Book Description :

A Guide to Women’s Health, Second Edition is a practical and multidisciplinary text that enables students and clinicians to identify and treat conditions quickly and effectively. A concise and easy-to-use quick reference, it offers evidence-based information on conventional, complementary, and alternative care choices for a wide-range of conditions affecting women. Topics include epidemiology, etiology, signs and symptoms, diagnostic and management considerations, self-care, and wellness. Completely updated and revised to reflect current research findings and diagnostic approaches, the Second Edition explores the impact of culture, spirituality, and intimate partner violence on women’s health. Also included is a chapter on vulnerable populations, such as recent immigrants, LGBTQ individuals, older adults, individuals with disabilities and mental illness, and non-English speakers.

Mosby s Guide to Physical Examination   E Book Book

Mosby s Guide to Physical Examination E Book


  • Author : Henry M. Seidel
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2010-03-04
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 912
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323073578

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Mosby s Guide to Physical Examination E Book Book Description :

Mosby's Guide to Physical Examination is a comprehensive textbook of physical examination, history-taking, and health assessment with a unique emphasis on differential diagnosis and variations across the lifespan. The book conveys a uniquely compassionate, patient-centered approach to physical examination with a strong evidence-based foundation. Clinical Pearls boxes give brief clinical insights with expert tips on techniques, findings, and patient teaching. Mnemonic boxes deliver engaging auditory, visual, and other memory cues to help you remember series of assessment or exam steps. Physical Variations boxes detail multicultural considerations for assessing patients from diverse ethnic and cultural groups. Staying Well boxes describe holistic approaches to health promotion and patient teaching. Risk Factors boxes highlight modifiable and nonmodifiable risk factors for a variety of conditions. Differential Diagnosis boxes give comparisons of expected findings for similar conditions and explain how disease presentations vary. Physical Examination boxes provide current data on the most effective techniques for delivering quality patient care. Functional Assessment boxes focus on the patient’s functional abilities and present a holistic approach to patient care. Downloadable text and PDA summaries allow for quick review of the key steps in each system exam. Dynamic learning exercises on the companion website test your knowledge and provide instant feedback on your progress. Updates throughout reflect the latest research findings and evidence-based practice for techniques, normal and abnormal findings, genetics, and assessment. 60 video clips demonstrate exam techniques for each system and are downloadable for use on Video iPod devices. 25 new anatomy and physiology animations provide narrated explanations of processes beneath the skin. New audio chapter summaries, downloadable for use on MP3 players, offer a convenient way to review key content on the go. New 3-colu

Mosby s Guide to Physical Examination Book

Mosby s Guide to Physical Examination


  • Author : Henry M. Seidel
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 883
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323055703

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Mosby s Guide to Physical Examination Book Description :

With a strong patient-centered approach to care and an author team comprised of nurses and physicians, Seidel's Guide to Physical Examination, 8th Edition, addresses teaching and learning health assessment in nursing, medical, and a wide variety of other health-care programs, at both undergraduate and graduate levels. This new edition offers an increased focus on evidence-based practice and improved readability, along with integrated lifespan content and numerous special features such as Clinical Pearls and Physical Variations, Functional Assessment, and Staying Well boxes. Evidence-Based Practice in Physical Examination boxes supply you with current data on the most effective techniques for delivering quality patient care. Clinical Pearls lend insights and clinical expertise to help you develop clinical judgment skills. Functional Assessment boxes present a more holistic approach to patient care that extends beyond the physical exam to patients' functional ability. Staying Well boxes focus you on patient wellness and health promotion. Risk Factor boxes provide opportunities for patient teaching or genetic testing for a variety of conditions. Differential diagnosis content offers you an understanding of how disease presentations vary and specific information for how to make diagnoses from similar abnormal findings. Abnormal Findings tables equip you with a quick, illustrated reference that allows for comparisons of various abnormalities along with key symptoms and underlying pathophysiology. Sample Documentation boxes clarify appropriate professional language for the process of recording patient assessment data. NEW! Advance Practice Skills highlighted throughout text makes identification and reference easier for students. NEW! Updated content throughout provides you with cutting-edge research and a strong evidence-based approach to care. NEW! Vital Signs and Pain Assessment Chapter groups important, foundational tasks together for easy reference in one location. NE

Mosby s Massage Therapy Review   E Book Book

Mosby s Massage Therapy Review E Book


  • Author : Sandy Fritz
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2009-06-16
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 592
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323075510

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Mosby s Massage Therapy Review E Book Book Description :

No other massage review book offers such complete exam preparation! Written by massage therapy expert Sandy Fritz, this preparation tool offers more review content and questions than any other massage certification review. It gives you the practice and study tools you need for the NCE and MPLEx certification exams, state exams, and even mid-term or final exams. With complete coverage of the information you need to know to study more effectively and take tests more successfully, it helps you memorize terms, definitions, and key facts, all with an emphasis on critical thinking skills — a key part of any licensure or certification exam. This title includes additional digital media when purchased in print format. For this digital book edition, media content is not included. More than 1,300 review questions include the two types of questions on the NCE — factual recall and comprehension. Content review includes a detailed review of body systems and their applications to massage. A new five-step review process lets you identify areas that need more attention as you study and prepare. Tips for studying and test taking; what to memorize; how to apply concepts and think critically help you hone test-taking skills better than ever before. A full-color design features 100 new illustrations showing massage techniques and Anatomy & Physiology.

Maternal Child Nursing Care Book

Maternal Child Nursing Care


  • Author : Donna L. Wong
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Maternity nursing
  • Pages : 1993
  • ISBN 10 : 0323028659

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Mosby s Pocket Guide to Fetal Monitoring Book

Mosby s Pocket Guide to Fetal Monitoring


  • Author : Lisa A. Miller
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2012-02-23
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 336
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323083522

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Mosby s Pocket Guide to Fetal Monitoring Book Description :

Rev. ed. of: Mosby's pocket guide to fetal monitoring / Susan Martin Tucker, Lisa A. Miller, David A. Miller.

Saunders  Q   A Review for the Physical Therapy Board Examination E Book Book

Saunders Q A Review for the Physical Therapy Board Examination E Book


  • Author : Brad Fortinberry
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2010-04-23
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 384
  • ISBN 10 : 9781455727759

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Saunders Q A Review for the Physical Therapy Board Examination E Book Book Description :

With over 1,200 multiple choice review questions written to parallel the content and format of the National Physical Therapy Board Examination (NPTE), Saunders’ Q&A Review for the Physical Therapy Board Examination provides more NPTE practice than any other review resource available. Strengthen your understanding of core principles across the full spectrum of physical therapy practice with comprehensive exam practice from specialty experts. This title includes additional digital media when purchased in print format. For this digital book edition, media content is not included. More than 1,200 multiple-choice questions test your understanding of key content across a variety of practice environments, including schools, hospitals, and communities. Organized by topic, it parallels the content and proportional question breakdown of the board examination to familiarize you with the testing format. Correct answers, detailed rationales, and specific references help you get more out of your study time.

Mosby   s OB Peds   Women   s Health Memory NoteCards Book

Mosby s OB Peds Women s Health Memory NoteCards


  • Author : JoAnn Zerwekh
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2014-09-05
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 144
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323294232

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Mosby s OB Peds Women s Health Memory NoteCards Book Description :

Use this set of colorful cards to master concepts in maternity, women's health, and pediatrics! With 65 cartoons covering key topics, Mosby's OB/Peds & Women's Health Memory NoteCards: Visual, Mnemonic, and Memory Aids for Nurses uses humor and illustrations to make studying easier and more fun. These durable, portable cards use mnemonics and other time-tested memory aids to help you prepare for class, clinicals, and the NCLEX® exam. Created by nursing educators JoAnn Zerwekh and Cathy Miller, this one-of-a-kind tool makes studying obstetrics and pediatrics an exceptionally memorable experience! 65 full-color cartoons offer a humorous and engaging way to learn, including cards on nutrition and diabetes in pregnancy, preeclampsia versus eclampsia, sexually transmitted diseases, respiratory distress syndrome, RSV, and childhood diabetes. Mnemonics and other time-tested memory aids help you grasp and remember even the most complex concepts. Colored thumb tabs make it easy to find topics quickly. What You Need to Know monographs on each card provide more detailed information and specific nursing implications. Sturdy, spiral-bound cards offer durability as well as portability. Unique! Color highlights emphasize four central topics: Serious/Life-Threatening Implications in pink Common Clinical Findings in blue Important Nursing Implications in yellow Patient Teaching in green

Mosby s Pocket Guide to Cultural Health Assessment   E Book Book

Mosby s Pocket Guide to Cultural Health Assessment E Book


  • Author : Carolyn D'Avanzo
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2008-01-08
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 848
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323086042

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Mosby s Pocket Guide to Cultural Health Assessment E Book Book Description :

With all of the cultural and ethnic information that could affect patient and family care, POCKET GUIDE TO CULTURAL HEALTH ASSESSMENT, 4th Edition is the perfect portable yet complete reference. This guide discusses the clinical implications of ethnic populations from over 170 countries with a wealth of information on each—from languages spoken to health care beliefs and practices to eye contact. Ideal for everyday use, this handbook is the most comprehensive and portable resource on the market for patient care. Alphabetically organized by country with all sections presented consistently to give you quick access to important cultural information. Presents comprehensive content on all cultural aspects that affect patient assessment. Includes brief descriptions of each country’s topography and provides maps to illustrate potential environmental etiologies of an illness. Updated international childhood immunization schedules and the latest information from the World Health Organization provide the most up-to-date healthcare standards from around the world. Extensive bibliographies give you resources for further information. A streamlined and concise format with thumb tabs dividing each section makes this pocket guide the perfect quick reference tool. Thoroughly updated content includes new country names and their demographics, patient data, health care practices, and other cultural implications that affect care of today’s culturally diverse patient population. New international contributors bring together a wealth of information on the specifics of care for patients from over 170 countries. Includes more historical and political information for each country to provide current background information. Increased emphasis on how a population appears in the worldview and how their religion affect decision-making gives you a fuller perspective on each country’s culture. More information on naturalistic healing and practices helps you treat patients from a variety of

Essentials of Dermatology for Chiropractors Book

Essentials of Dermatology for Chiropractors


  • Author : Michael R. Wiles
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release Date : 2010-08-15
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 280
  • ISBN 10 : 9781449662882

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Essentials of Dermatology for Chiropractors Book Description :

Chiropractors see more skin than any other primary health provider, and have a perfect opportunity to make early diagnoses of serious skin conditions, such as malignant melanoma. In order to provide comprehensive patient care, chiropractic physicians must have a solid foundation of dermatology. Essentials of Dermatology for Chiropractors is the first dermatology text designed specifically for chiropractic students and professionals. Essentials of Dermatology for Chiropractors is a full-color reference on general dermatology for chiropractors and chiropractic students. With over 200 full-color photos and illustrations it is also a valuable resource for understanding the natural and complementary treatments available for many common skin disorders. Including a completely cross-referenced listing of conditions and treatments, this text is an ideal source of relevant dermatological information for chiropractic college dermatology instructors, chiropractic students, and practicing chiropractors. PowerPoint slides available for instructors.

Mosby s Review Questions for the NCLEX RN Exam   E Book Book
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Mosby s Review Questions for the NCLEX RN Exam E Book


  • Author : Patricia M. Nugent
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2010-10-06
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 576
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323079938

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Mosby s Review Questions for the NCLEX RN Exam E Book Book Description :

This title includes additional digital media when purchased in print format. For this digital book edition, media content is not included. Prepare for exam success with Mosby's Review Questions for the NCLEX-RN® Examination! Over 5,000 exam-style practice questions help you assess your strengths and weaknesses, develop test-taking skills, and reduce your test anxiety. Written by testing experts Patricia M. Nugent, Phyllis K. Pelikan, Judith S. Green, and Barbara A. Vitale, this book makes review easy by organizing material into the core clinical areas of medical-surgical nursing, mental health, maternity, and pediatrics. Rationales are provided for both correct and incorrect answers, and alternate item format questions ensure that you're prepared for the latest version of the exam. Convenient organization by core clinical area, body system, and disorders makes it easy for students to select the practice questions they prefer. More than 3,000 questions in the book Rationales for both correct and incorrect answers explain the reasoning behind each answer option. Alternate item format questions include fill-in-the-blank, multiple response, drag and drop prioritizing, chart/exhibit, and hot spot (figure/illustration) enhance students' critical thinking skills. Three practice modes -- study, quiz, and exam Coverage of new content on the 2010 NCLEX-RN test plan prepares your students for the exam with the most up-to-date information. An increase to over 300 alternate item format questions provides additional practice with these important critical thinking questions. 12 chart/exhibit alternate item format questions introduce students to the newest alternate item format type. Coverage of new content on the 2010 NCLEX-RN test plan prepares you for the exam with the most up-to-date information. An increase to over 300 alternate item format questions provides additional practice with these important critical thinking questions. 12 chart/exhibit alternate item format questions

Atlas of Pain Management Injection Techniques E Book Book

Atlas of Pain Management Injection Techniques E Book


  • Author : Steven D. Waldman
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2012-08-30
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 520
  • ISBN 10 : 9781455728145

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Atlas of Pain Management Injection Techniques E Book Book Description :

Master every essential pain management injection technique used today with Atlas of Pain Management Injection Techniques, 3rd Edition. With expert tips from leading authority Steven D. Waldman, MD, JD and abundant step-by-step color illustrations, you’ll see how to evaluate the causes of pain, identify the most promising injection approach, locate the injection site with precision, and deliver the relief your patients crave. From the head and neck to the foot and ankle - and everywhere between - this best-selling pain management reference equips you to perform a complete range of clinical injection techniques with greater confidence! Consult this title on your favorite e-reader with intuitive search tools and adjustable font sizes. Elsevier eBooks provide instant portable access to your entire library, no matter what device you're using or where you're located. Perform each technique like an expert and avoid complications with clinical pearls in each chapter. Diagnose pain syndromes effectively with updated coverage encompassing the latest identification guidelines and definitions. See exactly how to proceed and fully understand the nuances of each technique thanks to hundreds of illustrations - many in full color, many new to this edition - demonstrating relevant anatomy, insertion sites, and more.

Medical Terminology   Anatomy for ICD 10 Coding   E Book Book

Medical Terminology Anatomy for ICD 10 Coding E Book


  • Author : Betsy J. Shiland
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2014-09-18
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 792
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323290784

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Medical Terminology Anatomy for ICD 10 Coding E Book Book Description :

Medical Terminology and Anatomy for ICD-10 Coding integrates expanded anatomy, physiology, and pharmacology coverage with the latest medical terminology you need to correctly code in ICD-10. The ICD-10-CM classification system serves as the structure for organizing diseases and disorders, with carefully drawn, well-labeled illustrations to help you visualize the associated anatomy. ICD-10 coding guidelines and notes, along with electronic medical records and integrated exercises are interspersed throughout the text. A robust Evolve site includes games, activities, and animations to reinforce learning. Medical terminology specifically tailored to ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS guidelines supply you with an excellent foundation for learning the medical terminology related to ICD-10-CM. Learn all the anatomy and physiology necessary to be able to understand medical reports and code accurately in ICD-10-CM/PCS. Pathology terms organized by ICD-10 disease and disorder categories let you learn terms in the same order they are presented in the coding manual. Guideline Alert! boxes highlight ICD-10-PCS coding information when relevant to medical terminology. Special Notes boxes present ICD-10 features that affect your understanding of the terminology presented. Root operation tables illustrate the root operations in PCS and their associated suffixes. Body Part key provides a complete list of body parts and how they should be coded in ICD-10. Pathology and procedure terminology tables list the word parts for each term, along with the definition so you become familiar with prefixes, suffixes, and combining forms. Exercises interspersed throughout the text encourage you to practice and learn as you move through the material. Be Careful! boxes warn you about similar and potentially confusing word parts and medical terms. Games and activities on accompanying Evolve website offer an easily accessible source for extra interactive practice and learning. Electronic medical record format i

Mosby s Tour Guide to Nursing School   E Book Book

Mosby s Tour Guide to Nursing School E Book


  • Author : Melodie Chenevert
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2010-02-01
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 240
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323067393

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Mosby s Tour Guide to Nursing School E Book Book Description :

Encouraging, user-friendly, and altogether unique, Mosby’s Tour Guide to Nursing School encourages you to not only survive nursing school, but excel in whichever program you select. Throughout the book, Dr. Chenevert compares your journey through nursing school to a road trip, and she offers advice to increase your understanding, help you successfully navigate obstacles, and make your journey more enjoyable. You’ll learn how to prepare for the NCLEX® and your nursing career, how to get good grades, how to deal with failure, how to improve oral and written reports, and much more. A must-have for every nursing student! Endorsed by the National Student Nurses Association (NSNA). Written by a nationally known motivational speaker and nurse, the book’s down-to-earth approach uses humor and clever analogies to clearly teach the information you need to know. Uses the analogy of a cross-country road trip to help you see the relationships between different aspects of nursing school, as well as give you a finite view of its duration and end result. Inspirational quotes throughout offer wisdom and encouragement from fellow nursing students and graduates. The appendix lists numerous diverse resources you’ll find useful before, during, and after nursing school. Electronic Age Information covers distance learning, online courses, and podcasts, facilitating your success both in today’s electronic classroom and with the advancing technology in nursing. A special NCLEX® chapter (Chapter 29: Are We There Yet? Almost.) provides you with the tools you need to prepare for and pass the NCLEX®. Updated statistics and information on the emerging trends of the workforce keep you current with what’s happening in the world outside nursing and help you make educated choices during nursing school. Three chapters are devoted to diversity in today’s workforce and the non-traditional student. Thorough coverage of ADN, BSN, and RN-BSN programs (program prerequisites, differences, a

Mosby s Guide to Nursing Diagnosis Book

Mosby s Guide to Nursing Diagnosis


  • Author : Gail B. Ladwig
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2011-01-01
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 802
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323071727

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Mosby s Guide to Nursing Diagnosis Book Description :

This pocket-sized reference is ideal for use in clinicals, in class and at the bedside! A condensed version of the Nursing Diagnosis Handbook, 10th Edition, Mosby's Guide to Nursing Diagnosis, 4th edition uses a quick-access format to help you diagnose and formulate care plans with confidence and ease. It includes the most recent NANDA-I approved nursing diagnoses based on more than 1,300 specific symptoms and a step-by-step guide to creating care plans featuring desired outcomes, interventions, and patient teaching. UNIQUE! Care plans for every NANDA-I approved nursing diagnosis, including pediatric, geriatric, multicultural, home care, client/family teaching and discharge planning, and safety interventions Alphabetical thumb tabs provide quick access to specific symptoms and nursing diagnoses Pocketsize portability makes this book easy to carry and use in clinicals, in class, or at the bedside NEW! 4 Color Text NEW! Updated 2012-2014 NANDA-I-approved nursing diagnoses NEW! 16 new and 22 revised diagnoses NEW! Added content on safety, one of QSEN's six competencies

Clinical Companion for Maternity   Newborn Nursing   E Book Book

Clinical Companion for Maternity Newborn Nursing E Book


  • Author : Shannon E. Perry
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2013-11-21
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 480
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323293938

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Clinical Companion for Maternity Newborn Nursing E Book Book Description :

Provide competent and sensitive maternal and newborn nursing care with Clinical Companion for Maternity & Newborn Nursing, 2nd Edition! Ideal for quick reference in the clinical setting, this book offers the information you need on topics such as pregnancy, childbirth, postpartum care, and care of the newborn, including potential complications for each. Expert authors Dr. Shannon E. Perry, Kitty Cashion, Dr. Deitra Leonard Lowdermilk, and Kathryn R. Alden stress the importance of safe nursing practice as outlined in the Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) initiative. Teaching for Self-Management boxes offer a guide to communicating follow-up care to patients and their families. Signs of Potential Complications boxes help you recognize the signs and symptoms of complications and provide immediate interventions. Procedure boxes offer easy-to-use, step-by-step instructions for maternity skills and procedures. Emergency boxes may be used for quick reference in critical situations. Nursing Alerts highlight critical information that must be considered when providing care. Medication Guides in an appendix provide a key reference for common drugs and their interactions. Updated content provides the most current practice guidelines, including expanded information on obesity, the late preterm infant, and fetal heart rate pattern identification. Safety Alerts highlight developing competencies related to safe nursing practice in conjunction with the QSEN initiative on quality and safety in nursing care.

Practice Guidelines for Acute Care Nurse Practitioners   E Book Book

Practice Guidelines for Acute Care Nurse Practitioners E Book


  • Author : Thomas W. Barkley
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2007-12-26
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 1024
  • ISBN 10 : 9781416069218

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Practice Guidelines for Acute Care Nurse Practitioners E Book Book Description :

PRACTICE GUIDELINES FOR ACUTE CARE NURSE PRACTITIONERS, 2nd Edition is the only comprehensive clinical reference tailored to the needs of advance practice nurses. With discussions of more than 230 of the most common conditions experienced by adult patients in acute care, this reference includes everything you need on a day-to-day basis. Plus, quick reference is easy with a spiral binding and content organized by body system. Each condition lists a concise outline of defining terms, incidence/predisposing factors, subject and physical examination findings, diagnostic tests, and management strategies so you can find everything you need to know quickly. Includes discussion of body systems, nutritional considerations, fluid/electrolyte imbalances, shock, trauma, gerontological concerns, professional issues, and trends in advanced practice. Nursing guidelines for more than 230 of the most common conditions experienced by adult patients in acute care serve as an invaluable resource in the field. Conditions are organized by body system for quick reference when treating patients. Each condition lists defining terms, incidence/predisposing factors, subjective and physical examination findings, diagnostic tests, and management strategies to provide help every step of the way. Coverage also includes discussion of body systems, nutritional considerations, fluid/electrolyte imbalances, shock, and trauma for a complete look at patient care and diagnosis. An entire chapter dedicated to congestive heart failure gives you a deeper look at the disease. Specific content, as well as online references, for diseases such as SARS and West Nile Virus give you the most current information available on these evolving diseases. New chapters on admission, pre-op and post-op orders prepare you for every step of the patient treatment process. Addition of ICD-9 codes within the chapters makes classifying diseases with ICD codes easy. New content on Parkinson's disease, gout, testicular cancer, mu

Introduction to Maternity   Pediatric Nursing   E Book Book

Introduction to Maternity Pediatric Nursing E Book


  • Author : Gloria Leifer
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2013-11-28
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 864
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323293570

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Introduction to Maternity Pediatric Nursing E Book Book Description :

Part of the popular LPN Threads series, Introduction to Maternity & Pediatric Nursing provides a solid foundation in obstetrics and pediatric nursing. An easy-to-follow organization by developmental stages, discussion of disorders by body system from simple-to-complex and health-to-illness, and a focus on family health make it a complete guide to caring for maternity and pediatric patients. Written in a clear, concise style by Gloria Leifer, MA, RN, this edition reflects the current NCLEX® test plan with additional material on safety, health promotion, nutrition, and related psychosocial care. Cultural Considerations boxes and a Cultural Assessment Data Collection Tool help in developing individualized plans of care. Updated health promotion content includes Health Promotion boxes focusing on preventive strategies for achieving prenatal wellness, health during pregnancy, postnatal health, and pediatric illness prevention and wellness -- including the complete immunization schedules for all ages. Nursing Tips provide information applying to the clinical setting. Objectives are listed in each chapter opener. Key terms include phonetic pronunciations and text page references at the beginning of each chapter. Nursing Care Plans with critical thinking questions help you understand how a care plan is developed, how to evaluate care of a patient, and how to apply critical thinking skills. A companion Evolve website includes animations, videos, answers to review questions and answer guidelines for critical thinking questions, an English/Spanish audio glossary, critical thinking case studies, and additional review questions for the NCLEX examination.