Author: Lori Schumacher,Cynthia C. Chernecky

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1437726003

Category: Medical

Page: 400

View: 9263

Part of the popular Saunders Nursing Survival Guide series, this book prepares you to manage the most common health care problems you'll see in critical care, trauma, or emergency settings. Each chapter is organized from the most immediate and life-threatening conditions to less emergent critical care conditions. Its lighthearted, cartoon-filled approach simplifies difficult concepts, covering each body system in terms of current practice standards. Consistent headings break content into four succinct areas of review: What (subject) IS, What You NEED TO KNOW, What You DO, and Do You UNDERSTAND? Clinical terms and shorthand expressions are highlighted, exposing you to terminology used in the hospital setting. A color insert illustrates concepts and principles of critical care and emergency nursing, including various complications Mnemonic devices aid your memory and interactive activities help you learn, with exercises including fill in the blank, matching, word jumbles, true/false, and crossword puzzles. Special icons help you focus on vital information: Take Home Points help you prepare for clinical rotations. Caution notes alert you to dangerous conditions and how to avoid them. Lifespan notes point out age-related variations in signs and symptoms, nursing interventions, and patient teaching. Culture notes cite possible variations related to a patient’s cultural background. Web links direct you to Internet resources for additional research and study. What You WILL LEARN learning objectives help you identify quickly the content covered and goals for each chapter. NCLEX„¥ examination-style review questions at the end of each chapter allow you to test your understanding of content and practice for the Boards. Cartoon characters with brief captions help to better explain difficult concepts. Margin notes are streamlined for ease of use and effectiveness. Content updates reflect current practice and emergent situations, including increased focus on disaster preparedness, code management, updated ACLS guidelines, and hypertension.
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der Survival-Guide

Author: Anthony Pane,Peter Simcock

Publisher: Elsevier,Urban&FischerVerlag

ISBN: 9783437415210

Category:

Page: 254

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Theory Into Practice

Author: Brian Dolan,Lynda Holt

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702026840

Category: Medical

Page: 664

View: 5311

This book shows nurses why they are doing what they do rather than just how for a wide range of A&E conditions. It features special sections that cover potential problem areas such as paediatrics and treating the mentally ill A&E patient. It has an A&P section so even the most experienced nurse can refresh their knowledge. Along with all the latest legislation and changing care provisions this book is a must have for the busy A&E Nurse
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Author: Philip Jevon,Beverley Ewens

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118276159

Category: Medical

Page: 376

View: 7363

Monitoring the Critically Ill Patient is an invaluable,accessible guide to caring for critically ill patients on thegeneral ward. Now fully updated and improved throughout, thiswell-established and handy reference guide text assumes no priorknowledge and equips students and newly-qualified staff with theclinical skills and knowledge they need to confidently monitorpatients at risk, identify key priorities, and provide prompt andeffective care. This new edition includes the following five new chapters: Monitoring the critically ill child Monitoring the critically ill pregnant patient Monitoring the patient with infection and related systemicinflammatory response Monitoring a patient receiving a blood transfusion Monitoring pain
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Fragen und Antworten ; [Wiedergabe eines Gesprächs, das Ingo Hermann im Auftrag des Zweiten Deutschen Fernsehens mit Elisabeth Kübler-Ross 1985 führte]

Author: Elisabeth Kübler-Ross,Ingo Hermann

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783923781805

Category:

Page: 62

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ein praktischer Leitfaden

Author: Linda Ewles,Ina Simnett

Publisher: facultas.wuv / maudrich

ISBN: 9783850767330

Category:

Page: 325

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Author: Christian Hick

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 354068364X

Category: Medical

Page: 352

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Die Klinische Ethik ist das Einsteigerbuch für die Ethik der Medizin im Querschnittsbereich 2. Darüber hinaus zeigt es den Weg zu ethisch verantwortlichem Handeln im klinischen Alltag. Grundlagen: Patientenverfügung, Sterbehilfe und Pränataldiagnostik. Pro & Contra argumentieren: Ethische Positionen werden ausführlich besprochen und ausgewogen bewertet.- Anschaulich und praxisnah geschrieben, mit zahlreichen Fallgeschichten. Relevant für die Praxis: Rechtlicher Kontext zu jedem Thema. - Empfehlungen ärztlicher Standesvertretungen. - Ethische Konflikte in der medizinischen Ausbildung. - 10 ethische Konfliktfälle zum Üben. Ethik endlich klinisch relevant!
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Author: Louise M. Malarkey,Mary Ellen McMorrow

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1455703834

Category: Medical

Page: 738

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Saunders Nursing Guide to Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests, 2nd Edition is the perfect guide to laboratory testing for both students and practicing nurses alike. Featuring the latest testing information organized alphabetically for quick reference, this resource offers test formats that emphasize the nurse's specific role in all aspects of the testing process. Basics the Nurse Needs to Know and Nursing Care sections for every laboratory test explain what the nurse is to do during the pre-, post- and actual test stages, and highlights the nursing responses to critical values, complications, patient teaching, and health promotion. A new companion Evolve website also offers a variety of learning resources and skills videos to help you master diagnostic procedures and perform accurate testing. Alphabetical organization of the laboratory tests (featuring alphabetical thumb tabs) makes every test easy to find. Also Called sections feature synonyms and abbreviations that help you identify specific tests. Purpose of the Test states the indications of each test. Basics the Nurse Needs to Know offers an explanation of each test in clear, simple language. Normal Values in standard and SI units include variations for gender and age, where relevant. How the Test is Done succinctly describes how each test is performed. Significance of Test Results list the diseases and disorders that are associated with abnormal findings. Interfering Factors list the factors, such as drugs, herbs, and improper specimen collection and handling, that inadvertently affect test results. Nursing Care is divided into Pretest, During the Test, and Posttest, listing in detail what the nurse does in the testing process. Nursing Response to Critical Values and Nursing Response to Complications detail what you should be alert for before, during, and after the test and how to manage dangerous situations. Explicit incorporation of nursing concerns related to lab tests can only be found in this lab book. Over 50 new and updated pieces of art highlight how results are interpreted, what equipment is used, and how various techniques are performed. Over 20 new tests prepare you for the types of tests you will encounter during your clinical experience. Patient Teaching icons make crucial nursing content easy to find. New Student Resources on Evolve feature a variety of supplemental learning tools. Skills materials, including skills checklists, PDFs of skills, and brief skills video clips, help you master specimen collection and basic diagnostic procedures. Patient handouts provide practical, useable materials to make your clinical experience easier. Audio pronunciations simplify the process of learning difficult terminology.
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Author: ENA

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1437726569

Category: Medical

Page: 1152

View: 4563

Whether you are a new or an experienced emergency nurse, you'll find that the Emergency Nursing Core Curriculum, 6th Edition is an essential tool for your practice. Authored by the Emergency Nurses Association (ENA), this highly-respected resource will help you build and verify your knowledge, develop practice standards, improve quality of care, and educate nursing staff as well as patients and families. The Emergency Nursing Core Curriculum, 6th Edition is also the ideal resource to help you prepare for the Certification for Emergency Nurses (CEN) exam. Authored by ENA, you can rely on this text to be the most authoritative and up-to-date resource available. The text's outline format and alphabetical listing of the Clinical Emergencies chapters mean you can find the information you need - fast! The most recent CEN examination content is included to ensure that you're prepared and confident. Nine new chapters incorporate the latest information about: Triage Complementary and Alternative Therapies Cultural Dimensions and Emergency Nursing End-of-Life Issues in the Emergency Department Hemodynamic Monitoring Hematologic/Oncologic Emergencies Mechanism of Injury Weapons of Mass Destruction Forensic Nursing Practice A new unit on trauma emergencies reorganizes information from the previous edition to help you more easily find the facts you need. More illustrations and tables are included to enhance your understanding of key information.
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Grundlagen und Anwendung

Author: Elizabeth R. Cluett

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783456836843

Category:

Page: 309

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Author: Sharron E. Murray,Barbara S. White

Publisher: Saunders

ISBN: 9780721665856

Category: Medical

Page: 786

View: 4211

This portable, practical handbook provides the comprehensive knowledge base you need to thoroughly and accurately assess critically ill patients - both inside and outside of the ICU. It explains how, when, and why to use various assessment approaches based on each individual patient's situation.
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Eine Einführung

Author: Paul M. Selzer,Richard J. Marhöfer,Oliver Koch

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3662541351

Category: Science

Page: 184

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Für Studierende und Wissenschaftler der Lebenswissenschaften schafft dieses Buch einen schnellen, strukturierten Zugang zur Angewandten Bioinformatik ohne Programmierkenntnisse oder tiefgehende Informatikkenntnisse vorauszusetzen. Es bietet eine Einführung in die tägliche Anwendung der vielfältigen bioinformatischen Werkzeuge und gibt einen ersten Überblick über das sehr komplexe Fachgebiet. Die Kontrolle des vermittelten Stoffs wird durch Übungsbeispiele mit Lösungen gewährleistet. Ein Glossar der zugrundeliegenden Fachtermini sowie ein ausführliches Sachverzeichnis runden das Buch ab. Für die 2. Auflage wurde das Werk umfassend aktualisiert.
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Author: Cynthia C. Chernecky,Mother Helena Infortuna,Denise Macklin

Publisher: Saunders

ISBN: 9781416028772

Category: Medical

Page: 304

View: 7331

Designed to be a study and review series to help you get through the nursing school jungle. With this tool in your hands, you'll have no trouble mastering the complexities of drug calculations and oral, intramuscular, subcutaneous, topical and intravenous drug administration.
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Die Physiologie des Menschen für Studierende der Medizin und Ärzte

Author: William F. Ganong

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3662006278

Category: Medical

Page: 820

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Grundlagen - Lokalisationen - Indikationen

Author: Beate Strittmatter

Publisher: Georg Thieme Verlag

ISBN: 3132054917

Category: Medical

Page: 480

View: 1420

Der unverzichtbare Taschenatlas der Ohrakupunktur nach Nogier/Bahr Ideal für Ausbildung und Praxis - Praxisorientierte Darstellung der einzelnen Ohrakupunkturpunkte auf übersichtlichen Doppelseiten: Gegenüberstellung von Abbildung und erklärendem Text - Wie in der Praxis: die Abbildungen zeigen immer nur einen Akupunkturpunkt – die Orientierung erfolgt anhand der anatomischen Struktur - Rasche und präzise Umsetzung in die tägliche Praxis: Indikationen und Therapietipps ergänzen die Beschreibungen der einzelnen Punkte - Ideale Ergänzung zum Kurs: perfektes Begleitbuch zum Ausbildungskurs der Deutschen Akademie für Akupunktur (DAA e.V.), München Neu Komplett aktualisiert mit zusätzlichen Indikationen und Abbildungen
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Arzt und großer Entdecker

Author: Sherwin B. Nuland

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783492048255

Category:

Page: 211

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Entwicklungsstadien, Frühentwicklung, Organogenese, Klinik

Author: Keith L. Moore,Trivedi V. N. Persaud

Publisher: Elsevier,Urban&FischerVerlag

ISBN: 9783437411120

Category: Embryology

Page: 595

View: 6880

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