Medical Surgical Nursing Assessment And Management Of Clinical Problems Single Volume 10e

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Author by : Sharon L. Lewis RN PhD FAAN
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Publisher by : Mosby


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Learn how to become an exceptional caregiver in today’s evolving healthcare environment! Written by a dedicated team of expert authors led by Sharon Lewis, Medical-Surgical Nursing, 10th Edition offers up-to-date coverage of the latest trends, hot topics, and clinical developments in the field. Completely revised and updated content explores patient care in various clinical settings and focuses on key topics such as patient safety, NCLEX exam preparation, evidence-based practice, and teamwork. A variety of helpful boxes and tables make it easy for you to find essential information and the accessible writing style and building-block approach make even the most complex concepts easy to grasp. Best of all ― a complete collection of learning and study resources helps you learn more effectively and offers valuable, real-world preparation for clinical practice.

  • Highly readable format offers you a strong foundation in medical-surgical nursing.
  • Content written and reviewed by leading experts in the field ensures that information is comprehensive, current, and clinically accurate.
  • Informatics boxes discuss how technology is used by nurses and patients in healthcare settings.
  • Expanded coverage of evidence-based practice helps you understand how to apply the latest research to real-life patient care.
  • Expanded Safety Alerts throughout the book highlight patient safety issues and focus on the latest National Patient Safety Goals.
  • UNIQUE! "Levels of Care" approach explains how nursing care varies for different levels of health and illness.
  • Bridge to NCLEX Examination review questions at the end of each chapter reinforce key content while helping you prepare for the NCLEX examination with both standard and alternate item format questions.
  • Unfolding case studies included throughout each assessment chapter help you apply concepts and procedures to real-life patient care.
  • Managing Care of Multiple Patients case studies at the end of each section help you apply your knowledge of various disorders and prioritize and delegate patient care.
  • Separate chapter on genetics focuses on the practical application to nursing care of patients.
  • Genetics in Clinical Practice boxes address key topics such as genetic testing, Alzheimer’s disease, sickle cell disease, and genetics-related ethical issues.
  • Genetic Risk Alerts and Genetic Link headings highlight specific genetic issues related to body system assessments and disorders.
  • NEW! Interprofessional Care tables emphasize the importance of total patient care and outline the role of each provider in managing disorders.
  • NEW! Teamwork & Collaboration boxes highlight your role in working with members of the interprofessional team.
  • NEW! Check Your Practice boxes challenge you to think critically and interact with patient data.
  • NEW! Becoming a Nurse Leader boxes introduce you to concepts related to being a responsible team member and leader.
  • NEW! Patient and Caregiver Teaching chapter includes a stronger focus on informatics to reflect the current use of technology as it relates to patient self-management.
  • NEW! Core clinical content focuses on highlighting and incorporating QSEN competencies.

Brunner Suddarth S Textbook Of Medical Surgical Nursing

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Author by : Janice L. Hinkle PhD RN CNRN
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Publisher by : LWW


Description :

Note:This is Book does not include Prep U.

Prepare for medical-surgical nursing practice and success on the NCLEX with Brunner & Suddarth's Textbook of Medical-Surgical Nursing, 13th Edition. A favorite resource for students and practicing nurses for almost a half-century, this book provides comprehensive yet accessible coverage of a broad range of medical conditions while focusing on the nursing process and the nurse’s role in caring for and educating patients and families within today’s complex health care delivery system.   

Up-to-date coverage of the health care needs of people with disabilities, nursing research findings, ethical considerations, and evidence-based practice gives you opportunities to refine your clinical decision-making skills.  Fully updated and enhanced, this new edition provides a fully integrated solution that promotes clinical judgment, performance, and success on the NCLEX examination and in nursing practice.

Key Features in the 13th Edition:

  • NEW! Concept Mastery Alerts clarify difficult concepts, informed by data from Misconception Alert questions in PrepU for Brunner & Suddarth's Textbook of Medical-Surgical Nursing, 12e.
  • NEW! Quality and Safety Nursing Alerts build upon previous edition’s Nursing Alerts to highlight issues related to quality and safety nursing care.
  • NEW! The updated unit openers include new Case Studies with QSEN Competency Focus to highlight a competency and related knowledge, skills, and attitudes.  Additional information for these case studies related to NANDA-I, NIC, NOC and the nursing process is available online.
  • NEW! Prioritization Questions have been added to the Critical Thinking Exercises.
  • UPDATED! Genetics Charts and Ethical Dilemma Charts have been revised to reflect the latest advances in the field.
  • UPDATED! Critical care information has been updated to further the authors' goal to have the most up-to-date and clinically relevant content on critical care throughout the book.
  • EXPANDED! Expanded coverage of obesity, highlighted with a new icon, focuses on this epidemic health problem in our society.
  • STEAMLINED! The Table of Contents has been reorganized for a more logical sequence and flow.
  • REVISED! The accompanying Study Guide now features reorganized content and revised questions.
  • Nursing Process sections, Plans of Nursing Care, and Critical Care sections
  • More than 2,900 NCLEX-style review questions
  • Assessment Charts, Risk Factor Charts, Guidelines Charts, Genetics in Nursing Practice Charts, Patient Education Charts, Health Promotion ChartsEthics and Related Issues Charts, and Pharmacology Charts and tables.
  • Gerontologic Considerations sections, Physiology/Pathophysiology figures, and Home Care Checklists
  • Nursing Research Profiles and EBP questions help students learn the importance of evidence-based practice.
  • Concepts in Action Animations bring anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology concepts to life.

Study Guide For Brunner Suddarth S Textbook Of Medical Surgical Nursing

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Author by : Janice L. Hinkle PhD RN CNRN
Languange Used : English
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Publisher by : LWW


Description :

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 perfect companion to Brunner & Suddarth's Textbook of Medical-Surgical Nursing, this exemplary study tool helps you better understand the concepts, disease processes, and nursing care detailed in the textbook. Designed to help you review and apply important concepts from the textbook to prepare for exams as well as for your nursing career, each fully revised chapter includes three sections: Assessing Your Understanding (including fill-in-the-blank, short answer, and matching questions), Applying Your Knowledge (comprised of case-based questions), and Practicing for NCLEX (containing both multiple-choice and alternate-format NCLEX-style questions). An Answer Key is included at the end of the book.

Lehne S Pharmacology For Nursing Care 9e

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Author by : Jacqueline Burchum DNSc APRN BC
Languange Used : English
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Publisher by : Saunders


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Known for its clear explanations of drug prototypes and how they work, Lehne's Pharmacology for Nursing Care, 9th Edition provides a solid understanding of key drugs and their implications for nursing care. A perennial student favorite, this book simplifies complex concepts, using large and small print to distinguish need-to-know drug content from the material that’s merely nice to know. New to this edition are quick-reference summaries of prototype drugs, safety alerts, and a stronger QSEN focus. Written by noted nursing pharmacology instructors Jacqueline Burchum and Laura Rosenthal, this text helps you understand pharmacology as opposed to merely memorizing drug facts.

  • UNIQUE! Engaging writing style with clear explanations makes difficult pharmacology concepts easy to grasp and even enjoyable to learn.
  • Large print highlights essential, need-to-know information, and small print indicates nice-to-know information.
  • A drug prototype approach focuses on one representative drug within each drug family that characterizes all members of its group, so that you can apply your understanding to related drugs currently on the market as well as drugs that will be released in the future.
  • Nursing implications of drug therapy are integrated throughout the text and summarized at the end of chapters, demonstrating the vital relationship between drug therapy and nursing care.
  • Reader-friendly features make learning easier with concise drug summary tables, chapter outlines, key points, and a visual guide to the prototype drugs in each class.
  • Learning resources on an Evolve companion website include video clips, animations, case studies, and NCLEX® exam-style review questions.
  • Coverage of dietary supplements and herbal remedies describes potential dangerous interactions between prescribed and over-the-counter drugs and dietary supplements.
  • NEW! QSEN focus includes Patient-Centered Care Across the Life Span features highlighting safe and appropriate patient care during different phases of life.
  • NEW Safety Alert features emphasize the QSEN competency relating to patient safety.
  • NEW! Prototype Drugs features serve as a quick-reference aid to learning.
  • NEW! Chapter outlines include page numbers to help you locate topics quickly.
  • UPDATED Special Interest Topic boxes use engaging vignettes to focus on emerging and currently trending issues in pharmacology.
  • NEW authors continue Dr. Lehne’s clear, unique writing style, with the same accuracy and state-of-the-science updates.

Med Surg Success A Qa Review Applying Critical Thinking To Test Taking Davis S Qa Series

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Author by : Kathryn Colgrove
Languange Used : English
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Publisher by : F.A. Davis Company


Description :

The road to nursing success begins here!



  • A complete review of core concepts.

  • More than 2,265 classroom-tested, NCLEX®-style questions.

    (Alternate-item format, too!)

  • Test-taking hints and rationales for correct and incorrect answers.


TWO BOOKS IN ONE!

Course review now. NCLEX®-prep later.


Assure your mastery of medical surgical nursing knowledge while honing your critical thinking and test-taking skills. The 2nd Edition of this popular resource features 2,000 questions that reflect the latest advances in medical-surgical nursing and the new, 2010 NCLEX-RN® test plan. The seemingly huge volume of information you must master has been organized into manageable sections divided by body systems and specific diseases.


Each chapter is a self-contained unit. For each practice question, you’ll find the answer, rationales for correct and incorrect responses, and a test-taking tip. The comprehensive exam at the end of each chapter assesses your strengths and weaknesses, identifying areas for further study.


The bonus CD-ROM, featuring 265 questions, offers an interactive approach to course review and exam preparation.


 


 What instructors and students are saying about the Success Series:


”We have used your products for students to help increase critical thinking skills, prepare for NCLEX and course exams, and for review of nursing content. We recommend students purchase the Success Series and review the content and questions for remediation and to enhance nursing knowledge. The terminology at the beginning of each chapter provide key terms for the students to review before answering questions. The books are all encompassing in regards to what students need to review across the curriculum. We love them!!”

– Louise Outlaw, Instructor at Brown Mackie College, St.Louis


“The success books have helped me so much in many of my nursing courses, specifically in my med-surg nursing class. I found that the success books helped me to know where to focus my studying and also gave me a lot of great review questions that really prepared me for my exams! By using the med-surg success book, my grades shot up from an 89 to a 96. Also through the med-surg success book, my grades were consistently in the mid to high 90's range. I encourage all my friends to use the success books and they can agree that it has really helped them as well.” -  Esther Hung, Student Nurse at Molloy College, Rockville Centre, NY

Physical Examination Of The Spine And Extremities

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Author by : Stanley Hoppenfeld
Languange Used : English
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Publisher by : Prentice Hall


Description : Useful to students and clinicians, this text covers the process of physical examination of the spine and extremities.

Schwartz S Principles Of Surgery 10th Edition Dvd Included

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Author by : F. Charles Brunicardi
Languange Used : English
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Publisher by : McGraw-Hill Education / Medical


Description :

THE WORLD'S #1 SURGERY TEXT--UPDATED TO INCLUDE STATE-OF-THE-ART EVIDENCE-BASED SURGICAL CARE AND LEADERSHIP GUIDANCE FOR TRAINEES AND PRACTICING SURGEONS

A Doody's Core Title for 2017!

The Tenth Edition of Schwartz's Principles of Surgery maintains the book's unmatched coverageof the foundations of surgery while bringing into sharper focus new and emerging technologies. We have entered a new era of surgery in which minimally invasive surgery, robotic surgery, and the use of computers and genomic information have improved the outcomes and quality of life for patients. With these advances in mind, all chapters have been updated with an emphasis on evidence-based, state-of-the-art surgical care. An exciting new chapter, "Fundamental Principles of Leadership Training in Surgery," expands the scope of the book beyond the operating room to encompass the actual development of surgeons. This edition is also enriched by an increased number of international chapter authors and a new chapter on Global Surgery. More than ever, Schwartz's Principles of Surgery is international in scope--a compendium of the knowledge and technique of the world's leading surgeons.

Features

  • More clinically relevant than ever, with emphasis on high-yield discussion of diagnosis and treatment of surgical disease, arranged by organ system and surgical specialty
  • Content is supported by boxed key points, detailed anatomical figures, diagnostic and management algorithms, and key references
  • Beautiful full-color design

Sabiston Textbook Of Surgery The Biological Basis Of Modern Surgical Practice 20e

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Author by : Courtney M. Townsend Jr. JR. MD
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Publisher by : Elsevier


Description :

Since its first publication in 1936, Sabiston Textbook of Surgery has been regarded as the preeminent source for definitive guidance in all areas of general surgery. The 20th edition continues the rich tradition of quality that has made this classic text synonymous with the specialty and a part of generations of surgery residents and practitioners. Meticulously updated throughout, this classic text concisely covers the breadth of material needed for certification and practice of general surgery. Detailed, full-color intraoperative illustrations and high-quality video clips capture key teaching moments, allowing you to better understand the basic science of surgery, make the most informed decisions and achieve optimal outcomes for every patient.

  • Understand the underlying science and its clinical application to make informed surgical decisions and achieve optimal outcomes.
  • Overcome tough challenges, manage unusual situations, and avoid complications with the most trusted advice in your field.
  • Get the depth of coverage you need in an easily accessible, single volume organized by organ and along traditional lines beginning with principles common to surgical specialties including fluid and electrolyte management, metabolic support, and wound healing. Subsequent sections review the management of injury, transplantation, oncology, breast, endocrine, and abdominal procedures.
  • Explore topics encountered by general surgery residents in training as well as in-depth coverage of subspecialty areas including head and neck, thoracic, vascular, urology, neurosurgery, pediatrics, and gynecology.
  • Visually grasp and retain difficult concepts thanks to a full-color design featuring an abundance of illustrations, intraoperative photographs, video clips and tables as well as more schematic diagrams that facilitate the comprehension of surgical techniques and procedures.
  • Glean all essential, up-to-date, need-to-know information about the latest surgical perspectives and approaches to treatment including innovations in minimally invasive surgery and percutaneous devices.
  • Streamline clinical decision making with an increased number of schematic diagrams and key data on surgical outcomes.
  • Expert Consult eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, images, and references from the book on a variety of devices.

Textbook Of Radiographic Positioning And Related Anatomy 8e

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Author by : Kenneth L. Bontrager MA RT(R)
Languange Used : English
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Publisher by : Mosby


Description :

Focusing on one projection per page, Textbook of Radiographic Positioning and Related Anatomy, 8th Edition includes all of the positioning and projection information you need to know in a clear, bulleted format. Positioning photos, radiographs, and anatomical images, along with projection and positioning information, help you visualize anatomy and produce the most accurate images. With over 200 of the most commonly requested projections, this text includes all of the essential information for clinical practice.

  • Lists and definitions of the most common pathologies likely to be encountered during specific procedures helps you understand the whole patient and produce radiographs that will make diagnosis easier for the physician.
  • Labeled radiographs identify key radiographic anatomy and landmarks to help you determine if you have captured the correct diagnostic information on your images.
  • Evaluation Criteria for each projection provide standards for evaluating the quality of each radiograph and help you produce the highest quality images.
  • Clinical Indications sections explain why a projection is needed or what pathology is demonstrated to give you a better understanding of the reasoning behind each projection.
  • Increased emphasis on digital radiography keeps you up to date with the most recent advances in technology.
  • Completely updated content offers expanded coverage of important concepts such as, digital imaging systems, updated CT information and AART exam requirements.
  • More CT procedures with related sectional images, especially for areas such as skull and facial bones, reflect the shift in the field from conventional radiography to CT.
  • Updated art visually demonstrates the latest concepts and procedures with approximately 500 new positioning photos and 150 updated radiographic images.
  • Additional critique images provide valuable experience analyzing images to prepare you to evaluate your own images in the practice environment.
  • Updated Technique and Dose boxes reflect the higher kV now recommended for computed and digital radiography.
  • Imaging Wisely program information from ASRT provides protocols to minimize radiation exposure during digital procedures.
  • The latest standards for computed radiography and digital radiography (CR/DR) from the American Association of Physicists in Medicine ensures you are current with today’s procedures and modalities.

Mcglamry S Comprehensive Textbook Of Foot And Ankle Surgery Fourth Edition 2 Volume Set

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Publisher by : LWW


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The definitive text in its field, McGlamry's Comprehensive Textbook of Foot and Ankle Surgery, is the ideal reference for the podiatric or orthopedic surgeon, resident, or student preparing for certification exams. From perioperative management to postoperative complications and considerations, this must-have resource prepares you for a full range of podiatric surgeries and procedures ranging from routine trauma of the foot and leg to compound deformities, enabling you to face any challenge with confidence.

 

• Comprehensive content addresses every aspect of foot and ankle surgery
• Step-by-step guidance from leading authorities shows you how best to perform the surgeries they have refined and perfected, while offering   valuable tips for optimizing outcomes
• Detailed coverage of common and unusual surgeries broadens your treatment options and helps you prepare for any scenario
• 3000 illustrations help you visualize each step of the most commonly performed procedures

 NEW to the Fourth Edition…

• Full color format highlights key anatomic structures and surgical approaches
• Enhanced detail helps you perform complex surgical procedures with confidence
• Chapter on ankle implants covers recent advances and helps you improve patient outcomes

Whether you’re a resident or a seasoned practitioner seeking specific guidance on new or emerging techniques…McGlamry’s has the facts you need.