Lippincott Manual of Nursing Practice Handbook

Author: N.A

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9781582556314

Category: Medical

Page: 1104

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This clinical pocket manual based on the comprehensive text, Lippincott's Manual of Nursing Practice, covers the four main areas of nursing—medical-surgical, maternal-newborn, pediatric, and psychiatric—and contains comprehensive assessment, treatment, and nursing intervention information on the most common conditions. Conditions are presented in alphabetical order with extensive cross-referencing.

Lippincott Manual of Nursing Practice

Author: Sandra M. Nettina

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1496379950

Category: Medical

Page: 1594

View: 1963

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Publisher's Note: Products purchased from 3rd Party sellers are not guaranteed by the Publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. A classic nursing reference, the fully updated Lippincott Manual for Nursing Practice, 11th Edition, offers expert nursing knowledge and much-needed practical guidance on patient care. Authoritative yet easy to follow, this comprehensive text guides you through the nursing concepts and skills particularly vital for medical-surgical assessment, care, and treatment. Essential for both in-the-classroom and on-the-unit guidance, this is the expertise that all students, new nurses, and medical-surgical nurses need to grasp essential nursing concepts, care management, and procedures.

Lippincott's Pocket Manual of Nursing Practice

Author: Sandra M. Nettina

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780781736947

Category: Medical

Page: 1074

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This clinical pocket manual - based on Lippincott's Manual of Nursing Practice - covers the four main areas of nursing: medical-surgical, maternal-newborn, paediatrics and psychiatric. Features include an A-to-Z outline format of diseases and disorders; alerts highlighting critical information; an updated collaborative management section; and nursing interventions throughout. The volume also includes added features on additional disorders; a listing of nursing diagnoses with references from each disorder; a table of common lab tests; a section on problems of the newborn; more graphics; and alternative and psychosocial interventions.

Critical Care Nursing Handbook

Author: William Porter

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 0763770973

Category: Medical

Page: 223

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Critical Care Nursing Handbook offers clinicians quick access to the latest treatment guidelines for the specific diseases and conditions most commonly found in the ER or ICU so they can treat the most vulnerable patients effectively and efficiently. This text includes such topics as pathophysiology, treatment guidelines, rationales to help clinicians quickly identify an illmess and treat a patient; IV infusion rates for the most common IV push medications; and a list of brand and generic names for over 1,600 prescription and over-the-counter medications. Diseases covered include: diabetic ketoacidosis Acute myocardial infarction Sepsis Stroke Meningitis

Lippincott's Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Plans

Author: Judith M. Schultz,Sheila L. Videbeck

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781768689

Category: Medical

Page: 439

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Accompanying CD-ROM has nursing care plans, a customizable psychosocial assessment tool, and monographs about psychotropic drugs.

Pathophysiology

Author: Julie Munden,Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781582556635

Category: Medical

Page: 538

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This full-color handbook clearly and succinctly explains the how and why behind disease processes and treatments and the most appropriate nursing care throughout the course of each disease. Information is presented in bulleted format, with over 100 full-color illustrations that show disease development and progression and numerous lists, tables, and flowcharts that highlight key facts. Recurring graphic icons include Focus In (illustrations showing detailed mechanisms behind disease development), Disease Block (flowcharts showing points where treatments halt disease progression), Life-Threatening Disorder, and Alert (possible complications, significant changes in clinical appearance, variations in incidence and pathophysiology, and age-related considerations).

Nursing Diagnosis

Application to Clinical Practice

Author: Lynda Juall Carpenito-Moyet

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781781213

Category: Medical

Page: 999

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Explains the role of nursing diagnosis in clinical practice; provides information on definitions, characteristics, related factors, and interventions for nursing diagnoses; and offers information on collaborative problems.

Postoperative Care Handbook of the Massachusetts General Hospital

Author: Sheri Berg,Edward A. Bittner

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1496301056

Category: Medical

Page: 396

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Practical, portable, and accessible, this new addition to the LWW Handbook Series covers all facets of care given to patients postoperatively, both early on in the PACU and later on the floor. A multidisciplinary team of residents, fellows, and faculty at the highly esteemed Massachusetts General Hospital employ an easy-to-use outline format to cover topics such as patient care, postoperative complications, special considerations, CPR in the PACU, ethico-legal issues, and PACU administration.

Health Assessment in Nursing

Author: Janet R. Weber,Jane H. Kelley

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1469832224

Category: Medical

Page: 912

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Innovative, systematic, and user-friendly, Health Assessment in Nursing has been acclaimed through four previous editions for the way it successfully helps RN-level students develop the comprehensive knowledge base and expert nursing assessment skills necessary for accurate collection of client data. Maintaining the text’s hallmarks—in-depth, accurate information, a compelling Continuing Case Study, and practical tools that help students develop the skills they need to collect both subjective and objective data—the Fifth Edition now features an exciting array of new chapters, a greater focus on diversity and health assessment through the lifespan, over 150 new illustrations, more than 300 new photos of actual registered nurses and nurse pratitioners performing assessments, and an expanded array of teaching and learning tools.

Lippincott Nursing Procedures

Author: Lippincott

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1496326490

Category: Medical

Page: 864

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Lippincott Nursing Procedures, 7e, is a start-to-finish guide to more than 400 nursing procedures--from basic to advanced. This reference outlines every procedure, lists equipment, details each step, and includes rationales and cautions to ensure patient safety and positive outcomes. Concise, clear content targets key information needed to perform nursing procedures safely and accurately at the bedside. Tips, alerts, checklists, illustrations, and tables provide clarity and quick access to key procedural information. Organized alphabetically for easy accessibility, the book includes basic and advanced procedures on key topics, including infection control, specimen collection, physical treatments, drug administration, IV therapy, and hemodynamic monitoring, as well as procedures related to body systems such as chest tubes, peripheral nerve stimulation, and intra-abdominal pressure monitoring.

ECG Interpretation

Author: Jennifer Lynn Kowalak,Carol Turkington

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781777414

Category: Medical

Page: 282

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This full-color handbook features more than 200 waveforms that demonstrate the most important characteristics of all the common arrhythmias. The book explains the fundamentals of anatomy and physiology, rhythm strips, and 12-lead ECGs and covers all the common arrhythmias as well as ECG effects of various disorders. Coverage includes antiarrhythmic drug actions and adverse effects and nonpharmacologic treatments such as radiofrequency ablation, ICDs, and biventricular pacemakers. Key telltale abnormalities are highlighted on each rhythm strip. Icons call attention to dangerous rhythms, differences in similar patterns, and red-flag alerts. Scores of practice strips are also included.

The Bethesda Handbook of Clinical Oncology

Author: Jame Abraham,James L. Gulley

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1496367162

Category: Medical

Page: 768

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Publisher's Note: Products purchased from 3rd Party sellers are not guaranteed by the Publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The Bethesda Handbook of Clinical Oncology is a comprehensive review of the management of numerous cancer types, emphasizing practical information that can be applied in everyday, fast-moving patient care situations. With contributions from experts and scholars at the National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Cleveland Clinic, and other renowned institutions, this latest edition has been thoroughly revised with new content and continues to provide practical guidance on how to evaluate, diagnose, and treat cancer patients.

Gerontological Nursing, 7th Ed. + Lippincott Manual of Nursing Practice Handbook, 3rd Ed. + Contemporary Practical / Vocational Nursing, 7th Ed.

Author: Charlotte Eliopoulos,WILLIAMS AND WILKINS LIPPINCOTT,Sandra M. Nettina,Corrine R. Kurzen, RN

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781451168563

Category: Medical

Page: N.A

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This package contains the following products: 9780781753449 Eliopoulos Gerontological Nursing 9781582556314 Nettina Lippincott Manual of Nursing Practice Handbook 9781609136925 Kurzen Contemporary Practical/Vocational Nursing

Taylor's Clinical Nursing Skills

A Nursing Process Approach

Author: Pamela Lynn

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 197510191X

Category: Medical

Page: 1132

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Publisher’s Note: Products purchased from 3rd Party sellers are not guaranteed by the Publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. Taylor’s Clinical Nursing Skills: A Nursing Process Approach Fifth Edition Pamela Lynn, EdD, MSN, RN Confidently meet the challenges of person-centered nursing practice! From basic nursing processes to advanced clinical capabilities, Taylor’s Clinical Nursing Skills: A Nursing Process Approach helps you hone your cognitive, technical, interpersonal, and ethical/legal capabilities and master patient interaction, clinical reasoning, and communication skills essential to safe and effective person-centered care. Step-by-step, evidence-based guidelines walk you through common practices and simplify complex procedures, accompanied by key considerations for documentation, delegation, and other tasks you’ll encounter throughout the nursing process, from your first day on the job to every stage of your nursing career. Step-by-Step Skills are presented in a concise, straightforward, and simplified two-column format facilitating competent performance of nursing skills. Scientific Rationales accompany each nursing action to promote a deeper understanding of the basic principles supporting nursing care. Unexpected Situations highlight abnormal outcomes while providing explanations of how to react to provide the best care. Evidence for Practice boxes present current best practice guidelines and up-to-date research relevant to the skills. A Nursing Process Framework integrates related nursing responsibilities for each of the five steps. Skill Variations provide clear, start-to-finish instructions for variations in equipment or technique. Documentation Guidelines guide you through accurate documentation of skills and findings. Hand Hygiene icons alert you to this crucial step that prevents the spread of microorganisms. Patient Identification icons help you ensure the right patient receives the intervention and prevent errors. Delegation Considerations assist you in developing the critical decision-making skills needed to transfer responsibility for the performance of an activity to another individual.

Diagnostic Tests

A Prescriber's Guide to Test Selection and Interpretation

Author: N.A

Publisher: Springhouse Publishing Company

ISBN: 9781582552347

Category: Medical

Page: 630

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Diagnostic Tests: A Prescriber’s Guide to Test Selection and Interpretation is a five-part reference manual intended for all test prescribers, and written and reviewed by physicians, medical technologists, and advanced practice practitioners. Part I includes the basic information necessary to fully understand test characteristics (such as accuracy, specificity, sensitivity, precision, risks, interfering factors, and pre- and posttest probability) and an overview of selection criteria by test type. Part II covers over 300 commonly prescribed tests using bulleted information to provide an overview of the test and a guide to interpreting test results. Part III, organized by disorder, uses flowcharts to direct test selection based on probable diagnosis and disease stage. Part IV provides the basics of 12-lead-ECG test interpretation, and Part V includes key diagnostic findings in major disorders. Special features of this text include logos alerting the reader to potentially life-threatening issues and age-specific logos that indicate age-related changes in test selection and interpretation. Appendices include a quick guide to additional diagnostic tests, an illustrated guide to home testing, and a Website guide to diagnostic test information.

Handbook of Nephrology

Author: David Leehey,Irfan Moinuddin

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1469828944

Category: Medical

Page: 234

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The Handbook of Nephrology offers an analytical yet understandable overview of nephrology — with an emphasis on principles and pathophysiology. Written in a clear, outline format, this handbook provides learning strategies and content not found in other books. This pocket-sized book offers medical students, interns, and residents a concise introduction to the field. Primary care physicians, internists, surgeons, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, and physician assistants will also find this book useful.

Handbook of Interventional Radiologic Procedures

Author: Krishna Kandarpa,Lindsay Machan,Janette Durham

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1496347617

Category: Medical

Page: 776

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Packed with useful information on common procedures in interventional radiology, this popular handbook has been thoroughly updated to keep you up to speed with rapid changes in the field. Easy to carry and access, it covers everything you need to know: indications, contraindications, preparation, technique, post-procedure management, and prevention and management of complications. It’s ideal not only for practicing interventional and general radiologists, but also for fellows and residents in training, IR nurses, and special procedure technologists.