Author: Andrew J. Dionne

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 0763773700

Category: Medical

Page: 508

View: 6651

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Author: Steven E. Diaz

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763734565

Category: Medical

Page: 507

View: 867

A new and updated version of this best-selling resource! Jones and Bartlett Publisher's 2011 Nurse's Drug Handbook is the most up-to-date, practical, and easy-to-use nursing drug reference! It provides: Accurate, timely facts on hundreds of drugs from abacavir sulfate to Zyvox; Concise, consistently formatted drug entries organized alphabetically; No-nonsense writing style that speaks your language in terms you use everyday; Index of all generic, trade, and alternate drug names for quick reference. It has all the vital information you need at your fingertips: Chemical and therapeutic classes, FDA pregnancy risk category and controlled substance schedule; Indications and dosages, as well as route, onset, peak, and duration information; Incompatibilities, contraindications; interactions with drugs, food, and activities, and adverse reactions; Nursing considerations, including key patient-teaching points; Vital features include mechanism-of-action illustrations showing how drugs at the cellular, tissue, or organ levels and dosage adjustments help individualize care for elderly patients, patients with renal impairment, and others with special needs; Warnings and precautions that keep you informed and alert.
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Author: Sutherland

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763737610

Category: Medical

Page: 385

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The Little Black Book of Cardiology, Second edition is a pocket-sized handbook with comprehensive, concise, evidence-based information on diagnosing and treating cardiac disorders.
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Author: Onion

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763734596

Category: Medical

Page: 1206

View: 7901

Thoroughly revised and updated, the fifth edition of this classic pocket-sized handbook provides comprehensive, concise, evidence-based information on diagnosis and treatment across the spectrum of illness and injury in the primary care setting. Makes a great reference for solving pressing problems on the ward or in the clinic.
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Author: David W. Hay

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763734572

Category: Medical

Page: 482

View: 8396

Thoroughly revised and updated, the second edition of this pocket-sized handbook provides comprehensive, concise, evidence-based information on the diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal and liver disease. The Little Black Book of Gastroenterology is a convenient resource offering quick access to vital information and makes a great reference for solving pressing problems on the ward or in the clinic.
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A Practical Guide for Clinicians

Author: Andrew S. Dunn

Publisher: World Scientific

ISBN: 9814354902

Category: Medical

Page: 1176

View: 8384

Hospital Medicine is the fastest growing field of Medicine, and the importance of hospitalists in the delivery of care and success of hospitals continues to increase. The practice of hospital medicine is both rewarding and challenging: hospitalists need to provide high-quality care using the best available evidence in an efficient, cost-effective manner. In recognition of the need for rapid access to essential information, this text provides a concise yet comprehensive source for busy clinicians. The Handbook of Hospital Medicine provides detailed reviews of all clinical topics in inpatient medicine, including common diagnoses, hospital- acquired conditions, medical consultation, and palliative care, as well as key non-clinical topics, such as quality improvement tools, approach to medical errors, the business of medicine, and teaching tips. It is the single source needed for hospitalists striving to deliver outstanding care and provide value to their patients and hospitals.
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Author: Thomas M. Howard,Janus D. Butcher

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763738655

Category: Medical

Page: 414

View: 7470

Thoroughly revised and updated, the second edition of this pocket-sized handbook provides comprehensive, concise, evidence-based information on diagnosing and treating sports medicine injuries and illness. The Little Black Book of Sports Medicine is a convenient resource offering quick access to vital information and makes a great reference for solving pressing problems on the ward, in the clinic, or on the playing field.
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Author: Pamela Ellsworth

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 0763791911

Category: Medical

Page: 102

View: 9107

The Tarascon Pocket Urologica provides urologists and primary care physicians with the most convenient and comprehensive pocket reference available today. This quick guide provides essential facts and treatment options for common urologic diseases. This succinct portable reference is presented in a consistent, standardized, and easy-to-read format, and is filled with numerous tables and charts.
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Author: Karen Gershman

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 0763788449

Category: Medical

Page: 458

View: 6932

Thoroughly revised and updated, the Fourth Edition of this pocket-sized handbook provides comprehensive, concise, evidence-based information on diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the elderly patient. The Little Black Book of Geriatrics is a convenient resource offering quick access to vital information and makes a great reference for solving pressing problems on the ward or in the clinic.
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Author: Sylvia C. McKean,John J. Ross,Daniel D. Dressler,Danielle Scheurer

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071843140

Category: Medical

Page: 2352

View: 6633

The leading textbook of hospital medicine – completely updated to reflect today’s challenges Since its publication in 2012, Principles and Practice of Hospital Medicine, Second Edition has become the field’s premier resource. Comprehensive, authoritative, and practical, this landmark text provides a solid grounding in clinical, organizational, and administrative areas central to the practice of hospital medicine. The Second Edition has been completely updated to reflect the evolving practice responsibilities of hospitalists. Examples include value-based medicine, expanded surgical content, bedside clinical reasoning, and a new segment devoted to rehabilitation and skilled nursing care. This edition also features a more accessible and streamlined full-color design enriched by more than 600 illustrations. Each clinical chapter opens with boxed Key Clinical Questions that are addressed in the text and summarized in hundreds of tables. Case studies demonstrate how to apply this information specifically to the management of hospitalized patients. Representing the expertise of more than two hundred renowned contributors, Principles and Practice of Hospital Medicine, Second Edition is logically divided into six sections: • The Specialty of Hospital Medicine and Systems of Care • Medical Consultation • Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Care • The Approach to the Patient at the Bedside • Diagnostic Testing and Procedures • Clinical Conditions in the Inpatient Setting Principles and Practice of Hospital Medicine, Second Edition is essential reading for clinicians who strive to optimize inpatient care and sharpen their leadership skills.
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The Efficient Midwife

Author: Lauren A. Dutton,Jessica E. Densmore,Meredith B. Turner

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449618189

Category: Medical

Page: 358

View: 3266

This handy pocket guide is the perfect quick reference. Organized alphabetically for easy reference, this is a repository for all concepts, treatment options, drugs and dosages, which are difficult to remember and vitally important. A must-have for every midwife!
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Author: David L. Longworth,James K. Stoller

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781742665

Category: Medical

Page: 304

View: 9546

This companion to The Cleveland Clinic Intensive Review of Internal Medicine includes 62 cases across all subspecialties of internal medicine. Cases have been authored by house officers with reviews by distinguished Cleveland Clinic faculty. Plus, board review questions enable readers to identify and review weak areas as they prepare for the American Board of Internal Medicine exam. The Cleveland Clinic Internal Medicine Case Reviews provides step-by-step cases with a problem-oriented presentation style. Summaries of appropriate procedures and regimens are supported by the inclusion of recent literature. The case review book is enhanced with easy-to-use tables and summaries and large illustrations. Compatibility: BlackBerry(R) OS 4.1 or Higher / iPhone/iPod Touch 2.0 or Higher /Palm OS 3.5 or higher / Palm Pre Classic / Symbian S60, 3rd edition (Nokia) / Windows Mobile(TM) Pocket PC (all versions) / Windows Mobile Smartphone / Windows 98SE/2000/ME/XP/Vista/Tablet PC
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Author: Frederick Adolf Paola,Robert Walker,Lois LaCivita Nixon

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 144966279X

Category: Medical

Page: 454

View: 9123

Medical Ethics and Humanities is a survey of medical ethics and humanities geared toward physician assistants, analyzing important ethics, humanities, and law topics. The book explains the various approaches to ethical analysis and illustrates their application through the use of cases.
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Author: David P. Moore

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763734589

Category: Medical

Page: 404

View: 8735

A new and updated version of this best-selling resource! Jones and Bartlett Publisher's 2011 Nurse's Drug Handbook is the most up-to-date, practical, and easy-to-use nursing drug reference! It provides: Accurate, timely facts on hundreds of drugs from abacavir sulfate to Zyvox; Concise, consistently formatted drug entries organized alphabetically; No-nonsense writing style that speaks your language in terms you use everyday; Index of all generic, trade, and alternate drug names for quick reference. It has all the vital information you need at your fingertips: Chemical and therapeutic classes, FDA pregnancy risk category and controlled substance schedule; Indications and dosages, as well as route, onset, peak, and duration information; Incompatibilities, contraindications; interactions with drugs, food, and activities, and adverse reactions; Nursing considerations, including key patient-teaching points; Vital features include mechanism-of-action illustrations showing how drugs at the cellular, tissue, or organ levels and dosage adjustments help individualize care for elderly patients, patients with renal impairment, and others with special needs; Warnings and precautions that keep you informed and alert.
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Author: William A. Alto

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 076375451X

Category: Medical

Page: 567

View: 6197

Each year, thousands of US physicians, nurses, and other healthcare workers volunteer or are called on to practice medicine in a foreign country. The Little Black Book of International Medicine provides comprehensive, concise and evidence-based information to setting up a medical clinic and treating patients outside the US, especially in developing countries. This pocket-sized handbook is a convenient resource offering immediate access to vital information and makes a great reference for solving pressing problems in the field.
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Diagnosis and Therapy

Author: Mike Benjamin Siroky,Robert D. Oates,Richard K. Babayan

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781742214

Category: Medical

Page: 543

View: 2748

This handbook is a practical, easily accessible guide to the diagnosis and treatment of urologic disorders. In an outline format that is ideal for rapid, on-the-spot reference, the text covers all medical and surgical aspects of urologic practice, including endoscopic and laparoscopic surgery. This edition includes current information on upper and lower genitourinary tract endoscopy, laparoscopic procedures, medical treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia, and diagnosis and management of sexually transmitted diseases. The text has been reorganized into separate sections—one on presenting symptoms and diagnosis and one on medical and surgical treatment of diseases.
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Author: Jacob David

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 1260012239

Category: Medical

Page: 224

View: 1152

The first resource dedicated to providing concise summaries of the most clinically relevant inpatient care guideline summaries CURRENT Practice Guidelines in Inpatient Medicine, 2018-2019 is written to spare busy physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and medical students from having to wade through full-length practice guidelines in order to provide high-quality care for hospitalized adults. With content drawn from reliable sources such as major professional societies and government agencies, each section of the book outlines the guidelines surrounding initial assessment, acute management, and subsequent care for conditions commonly encountered in the hospital setting. CURRENT Practice Guidelines in Inpatient Medicine, 2018-2019 strikes the perfect balance between brevity and clinical necessity, delivering exactly the amount of information needed – no more, no less
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Author: Darren Liu,Betty Burston,Shartriya C. Stewart,Heidi H. Mulligan

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 1284156095

Category: Education

Page: 348

View: 3705

This unique text explores health disparities in the United States and their implications from the perspective of a health care administration The book begins with a broad overview of health disparities including definitions from local, state, and federal legislation, as well as alternative definitions. The authors examine current and past frameworks of analysis regarding the causes of disparities and provide a statistical overview of death rates and their implications for health care administrators. In the final section of the book, each chapter looks at health disparities within each type of health care environment such as physician practices, hospitals, pharmaceutical products, Medicare/Medicaid, long-term care, insurance markets, and more.
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Author: Richard S. Irwin,Craig Lilly,James M. Rippe

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1469859548

Category: Medical

Page: 1232

View: 7257

Irwin & Rippe’s Manual of Intensive Care Medicine has established itself as an invaluable reference for students, interns, residents, fellows, nurse practitioners and physician assistants, nurses, and respiratory care practitioners working in the critical care medicine environment. Known for its reader-friendly outline format and compact portable size, this handy manual builds upon its tradition of excellence in its Sixth Edition. Available both in print and electronic formats, the Sixth Edition parallels the text, Irwin & Rippe’s Intensive Care Medicine, Seventh Edition, and features fully updated and revised content with a focus on patient safety. • Fully revised content addresses recent developments, including the larger role for ultrasound, in critical care medicine. • Annotated references are provided at the close of each chapter to guide the interested reader through key articles in the relevant literature. • Video clips have been added where appropriate to reinforce key points and findings. • Logical organization begins with an extensive section on Procedures and Techniques, followed by 15 sections covering organ system problems as well as palliative care, legal and ethical issues, and transplantation. • Thorough coverage of pharmacology, poisonings, and overdoses presented in a tabular format. • New section editors share a wealth of experience and expertise targeted to broaden readers’ skills.
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Author: Kenneth Miller

Publisher: Boydell & Brewer

ISBN: 9780763757700

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 479

View: 1906

Medical and Psychosocial Care of the Cancer Survivor is a comprehensive clinical reference for care of the cancer survivor from early post-treatment through long term care. Expertly written by thirty-five renowned oncologists and other specialists from the Yale Cancer Center, this resource covers psychosocial sequelae of cancer therapy epidemiology, pathogenesis, and risk reduction, medical sequalae of cancer therapy, and patient vignettes.
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