Lippincott Manual of Nursing Practice

Author: Sandra M. Nettina

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1496379950

Category: Medical

Page: 1594

View: 9405

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 Manual of Nursing Practice Handbook

Author: N.A

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9781582556314

Category: Medical

Page: 1104

View: 3414

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's Pocket Manual of Nursing Practice

Author: Sandra M. Nettina

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780781736947

Category: Medical

Page: 1074

View: 6789

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.


Author: Julie Munden,Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781582556635

Category: Medical

Page: 538

View: 3931

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).

Critical Care Nursing Handbook

Author: William Porter

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 0763770973

Category: Medical

Page: 223

View: 1755

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

Postoperative Care Handbook of the Massachusetts General Hospital

Author: Sheri Berg,Edward A. Bittner

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1496301056

Category: Medical

Page: 396

View: 1475

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.

Handbook of Nursing Diagnosis

Author: Lynda Juall Carpenito-Moyet

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781761307

Category: Medical

Page: 715

View: 5451

The newly revised Eleventh Edition of this best-selling handbook is an easy-to-carry, accessible guide to the latest NANDA-approved nursing diagnoses. Section 1 contains all nursing diagnoses, including definitions, characteristics, related factors, outcomes, and interventions. Section 2 contains Diagnostic Clusters with a collaborative focus. Features include Author's Notes, key concepts, interventions with rationales, focus assessment criteria, and outcome criteria. This edition includes listings of associated NIC (Nursing Interventions Classifications) and NOC (Nursing Outcomes Classifications) for every NANDA diagnosis. New diagnoses added and modified in accordance with the latest NANDA meeting are in an appendix for easy access.

The Bethesda Handbook of Clinical Oncology

Author: Jame Abraham,James L. Gulley

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1496367162

Category: Medical

Page: 768

View: 588

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.

The Massachusetts General Hospital Handbook of Neurology

Author: Alice W. Flaherty,Natalia S. Rost

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1451178638

Category: Medical

Page: 240

View: 9007

Now in its revised, updated Second Edition, this pocket-sized handbook is a practical quick-reference guide to the diagnosis and management of neurologic diseases. It presents specific management recommendations in a succinct outline format and includes protocols, step-by-step tests and procedures, and treatment algorithms. This handbook is unique in its inclusion of material from related disciplines such as general medicine, cardiology, psychiatry, neurosurgery, neuroanatomy, and radiology. The authors offer guidance in using contemporary neuroimaging techniques in diagnosis.

Lippincott Nursing Procedures

Author: Lippincott

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1496326490

Category: Medical

Page: 864

View: 6523

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.

The Bethesda Handbook of Clinical Hematology

Author: Griffin P. Rodgers,Neal S. Young

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1496354028

Category: Medical

Page: 576

View: 4619

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. Bridging the gap between science and clinical practice, The Bethesda Handbook of Clinical Hematology, Fourth Edition, provides concise, up-to-date coverage of “need to know” information on the diagnosis and treatment of blood and bone marrow disorders. Written by nationally recognized experts and senior fellows at the National Institutes of Health, and at leading research institutions throughout the United States, this essential pocket reference is logically organized by disease category and features a reader-friendly format that includes tables, algorithms, illustrations, and bulleted lists that highlight key information.

Nurse's Handbook of Health Assessment

Author: Janet R. Weber

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1469831953

Category: Medical

Page: 800

View: 8473

Renowned for its holistic perspective and step-by-step approach, this pocket-size text takes you through every stage of the nursing assessment for adults and special populations. The book’s “see” and “do” guidance provides all that you need to perform a range of common assessment procedures with confidence.

Diagnostic Tests

A Prescriber's Guide to Test Selection and Interpretation

Author: N.A

Publisher: Springhouse Publishing Company

ISBN: 9781582552347

Category: Medical

Page: 630

View: 547

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.

Manual of School Health

Author: Keeta DeStefano Lewis,Bonnie J. Bear

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780721685212

Category: Medical

Page: 614

View: 4652

This comprehensive and practical guide to the health issues and concerns of students from birth through age 21 is thoroughly revised and updated in the newest edition. The book provides easy-access to information on developmental stages, learning domains, acute and chronic illnesses, medical syndromes, substance abuse, special education and emergency illness. New topics include diseases and medications, DSM-IV disorders, violence, adolescent health, 21st century challenges, neuroscience findings from the genome project, and biotechnology information related to growth and health. MANUAL OF SCHOOL HEALTH, 2ND EDITION is small, light weight, and very portable. Created for use in school and community settings, this new edition is a valuable resource for every nurse or educator who works with children.

Handbook of Kidney Transplantation

Author: Gabriel M. Danovitch

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1496388844

Category: Medical

Page: 624

View: 1738

This popular handbook is a practical guide for physicians, surgeons, nurses, and other professionals who manage kidney transplant patients. It is concise, readable, and well-illustrated. Chapters outline the major concerns surrounding renal transplantation and the most successful approaches to problems arising in short-term and long-term patient care. Chapter topics include immunobiology and immunosuppression, as well as chapters on surgery, histocompatibility, and the first three months post-transplant surgery.

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

View: 2321

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

Lippincott's Manual of Toxicology

Author: Joshua J. Lynch

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 145117330X

Category: Medical

Page: 458

View: 2808

Lippincott's Manual of Toxicology gives the emergency medicine clinician or toxicologist the information necessary to quickly diagnose and treat a broad range of poisonings and toxicologic emergencies. The content is provided in a concise and practical manner with evidence-based recommendations. The chapters are all extracted from the Harwood Nuss textbook, Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine. This text is written by medical toxicologists, board certified and practicing, and highlights critical interventions and common pitfalls. Common poisons as well as rare and hard to look up poisons are included to provide you with readily available information at your fingertips. Features include: Prehospital care information Content designed to speed searchability Critical interventions Common pitfalls