Medical

Sparks and Taylor's Nursing Diagnosis Pocket Guide

Author: Sheila S. Ralph,Cynthia M Taylor, RN, MS,Cynthia M. Taylor

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1469833778

Category: Medical

Page: 512

View: 2358

This is a pocket-sized companion to Sparks and Taylor’s Nursing Diagnosis Reference Manual, 9e. This book offers a quick guide to authoritative plans of care for the most up-to-date 2012-2014 NANDA International (NANDA-I) approved nursing diagnoses. A unique assessment framework and a consistent full color design and layout make the process of finding and using diagnoses quick and effective. See links between NANDA-I and the Nursing Interventions Classification (NIC) and Nursing Outcomes Classification(NOC) labels, and learn how these all fit together to provide patients with a global aspect of care. This book will be useful across nursing disciplines, throughout the student curriculum, and as a clinical nurse.

Sparks & Taylor's Nursing Diagnosis Pocket Guide

Author: Linda Phelps

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Heath

ISBN: 9781496347855

Category:

Page: 650

View: 1983

Sparks and Taylor,,s Nursing Diagnosis Pocket Guide, third edition, by Dr. Linda Phelps, offers a quick guide to clearly written, authoritative care plans covering the entire life span and helping to meet patients,, health care needs. A consistent, easy to use, four color design makes accessing information and designing care plans quicker and simpler. With its easy-to carry size, this guide is the perfect addition to the classroom and the clinical setting. Sparks and Taylors Nursing Diagnosis Pocket Guide thoroughly integrates the nursing process, 2015-2017 NANDA-I diagnoses and standards, the Nursing Interventions Classification (NIC) and Nursing Outcomes Classification (NOC) labels. The guide is organized using a unique assessment framework based on the NNN Taxonomy of Nursing Practice: A Common Unifying Structure for Nursing Language (Dochterman & Jones, 2003) and the intervention terms from the International Classification for Nursing Practice (INCP Version 1; International Council of Nurses, 2005). This framework provides a comprehensive yet easy-to-use format for writing care plans for clients. Features: - Updated Diagnosis and Care Plans based on NANDA-I 2015-2017 diagnosis - NIC and NOC Suggested Interventions & Outcomes - Includes a generic care plan for each diagnosis ; designed for quick reference and portability - Index Organized alphabetically for ease of navigation and effective use - Full color design with consistent, easy to use care plan design that is easy to navigate and use - 3 Appendices: Assessment Parameters, Taxonomy of Nursing Practice and Action Intervention Types.
Medical

Nursing Diagnosis Reference Manual

Author: Sheila Sparks Ralph,Cynthia M. Taylor

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9781582552927

Category: Medical

Page: 758

View: 4608

Nursing Diagnosis Reference Manual, Sixth Edition helps nursing students and practicing nurses prepare care plans accurately and efficiently for every NANDA-approved nursing diagnosis. The book features a life-cycle format, with sections on adult, adolescent, child, maternal-neonatal, and geriatric health. Sections on community-based health (care plans on home health, health promotion, and more) and psychiatric/mental health round out the volume. Each care plan includes clear-cut criteria for identifying the right nursing diagnosis, assessment guidelines, outcome statements, rationales with all interventions, and documentation guidelines.
Medical

2019 Lippincott Pocket Drug Guide for Nurses

Author: Amy M. Karch

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1975126491

Category: Medical

Page: 576

View: 9121

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 2019 Lippincott's Pocket Drug Guide for Nurses provides current, vital drug information “in a nutshell for the nurse on-the-go.” Written by Amy Karch, this handy pocket guide by the same author gives essential information on over 2,000 medications, including 25 generic drugs newly approved by the FDA, in an easy-access A-to-Z format. The “mini” drug monographs include generic and trade names, drug class, pregnancy risk category and controlled substance schedule, “black box” warnings, indications & dosages, dose adjustments, adverse effects, drug interactions, nursing considerations, and patient teaching. Detailed appendices cover topical and ophthalmic medications, laxatives, combination products, contraceptives, and biological agents (vaccines). The pocket-sized 2019 Lippincott's Pocket Drug Guide for Nurses will quickly become your go-to-guide for important drug facts and vital patient safety tips & alerts.
Medical

Nursing Diagnosis Cards

Author: Cynthia M. Taylor,Sheila Sparks Ralph

Publisher: Springhouse Publishing Company

ISBN: 9781582558943

Category: Medical

Page: N.A

View: 6734

Practical plans of care based on more than 200 diagnostic statements.
Drugs

Pharmacology and the Nursing Process

Author: Linda Lane Lilley,Shelly Rainforth Collins,Julie S. Snyder

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323358284

Category: Drugs

Page: 992

View: 3238

Textbook for Nursing Pharmacology.
Medical

Mosby's Guide to Nursing Diagnosis

Author: Gail B. Ladwig,Betty J. Ackley,Mary Beth Flynn Makic

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323390277

Category: Medical

Page: 904

View: 9947

Updated and easy-to-use, Mosby’s Guide to Nursing Diagnosis, 5th Edition is ideal for use in clinicals, in class, and at the bedside! This pocket-sized reference book is a condensed version Ackley’s Nursing Diagnosis Handbook, 11th Edition that helps you diagnose and formulate care plans with confidence and ease. It includes the 2015-17 NANDA-I approved nursing diagnoses based on more than 1,300 specific symptoms and a step-by-step guide to creating care plans, featuring desired outcomes, interventions, and patient teaching. Plus, alphabetic thumb tabs allow for quick and easy access to specific symptoms and nursing diagnoses. UNIQUE! 2015-2017 NANDA-I approved nursing diagnoses Alphabetical thumb tabs Pediatric, geriatric, multicultural, home care, safety, and client/family teaching and discharge planning interventions Pocketsize portability Nursing Diagnoses Index UNIQUE! Includes the 2015-2017 NANDA-I approved nursing diagnoses UNIQUE! Includes care plans for every NANDA-I approved nursing diagnosis, with pediatric, geriatric, multicultural, home care, safety, and client/family teaching and discharge planning interventions Alphabetical thumb tabs provide quick access to specific symptoms and nursing diagnoses Pocketsize portability makes this book easy to carry and use in clinicals, in class, or at the bedside. Nursing Diagnoses Index on the inside front and back cover
Medical

Mosby's Pocket Guide to Cultural Health Assessment - E-Book

Author: Carolyn D'Avanzo

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323086047

Category: Medical

Page: 848

View: 5858

With all of the cultural and ethnic information that could affect patient and family care, POCKET GUIDE TO CULTURAL HEALTH ASSESSMENT, 4th Edition is the perfect portable yet complete reference. This guide discusses the clinical implications of ethnic populations from over 170 countries with a wealth of information on each—from languages spoken to health care beliefs and practices to eye contact. Ideal for everyday use, this handbook is the most comprehensive and portable resource on the market for patient care. Alphabetically organized by country with all sections presented consistently to give you quick access to important cultural information. Presents comprehensive content on all cultural aspects that affect patient assessment. Includes brief descriptions of each country’s topography and provides maps to illustrate potential environmental etiologies of an illness. Updated international childhood immunization schedules and the latest information from the World Health Organization provide the most up-to-date healthcare standards from around the world. Extensive bibliographies give you resources for further information. A streamlined and concise format with thumb tabs dividing each section makes this pocket guide the perfect quick reference tool. Thoroughly updated content includes new country names and their demographics, patient data, health care practices, and other cultural implications that affect care of today’s culturally diverse patient population. New international contributors bring together a wealth of information on the specifics of care for patients from over 170 countries. Includes more historical and political information for each country to provide current background information. Increased emphasis on how a population appears in the worldview and how their religion affect decision-making gives you a fuller perspective on each country’s culture. More information on naturalistic healing and practices helps you treat patients from a variety of backgrounds.
Medical

Pearson Nurse's Drug Guide 2017

Author: Billie A. Wilson,Margaret Shannon,Kelly Shields

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780134441962

Category: Medical

Page: 1872

View: 1864

Pearson Nurse's Drug Guide 2017 is ideal for courses in nursing curricula covering drugs and/or drug administration. It also serves as a useful reference for nursing professionals. The information nurses need for safe, effective drug administration in any setting The new 2017 edition of the Pearson Nurse's Drug Guide provides safe, effective, current, and accurate drug information in a quickly accessible format. Comprehensive and complete, it lists all drugs alphabetically by generic names for quick reference, with an index listing both generic and trade names. It presents important clinical information for hundreds of drugs, with adverse reactions, interactions, side effects, and impacts on lab results.
Medical

Handbook for Focus on Adult Health

Medical-surgical Nursing

Author: Andrea Rothman Mann,Linda Honan Pellico

Publisher: Lww

ISBN: 9781582558875

Category: Medical

Page: 722

View: 6197

This comprehensive yet concise clinical reference presents need-to-know information on over 170 commonly encountered diseases and disorders. The easy-to-use, colorful, consistent, and alphabetized format enables readers to gain quick access to vital information on Pathophysiology Risk Factors Clinical Manifestations and Assessments Diagnostic Methods Medical and Nursing Management Complications Special Features include: Nursing Process sections that include all of the steps of the nursing process: Assessment, Diagnosis, Planning, Nursing Interventions, and Evaluation. Nursing Alerts that offer brief tips or highlight red-flag warnings for clinical practice. Gerontologic Considerations that highlight information pertaining specifically to the care of older adults, who comprise the fastest-growing segment of our population.
Medical

Test Success

Test-Taking Techniques for Beginning Nursing Students

Author: Patricia M Nugent,Barbara A Vitale

Publisher: F.A. Davis

ISBN: 0803677219

Category: Medical

Page: 495

View: 7476

A complete review of core concepts, plus 900 questions based on the latest NCLEX© test plan will build confidence and improve test scores from the beginning of nursing school. Master tricky alternate-format questions, even SATA (select all that apply) and develop efficient studying skills with test-taking tips and rationales for correct and incorrect responses.
Body, Mind & Spirit

Subtle Energy Techniques

Author: Cyndi Dale

Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide

ISBN: 0738752916

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 288

View: 6564

Renowned author Cyndi Dale invites you into the world of subtle energy, where you’ll explore auras, chakras, intuition, and the basics of her groundbreaking energy techniques. Whether your goals are physical, psychological, or spiritual, these methods can help you achieve your desires, heal your wounds, and live an enlightened life.
Medical

Sparks and Taylor's Nursing Diagnosis Reference Manual, 9th Ed. + Sparks and Taylor's Nursing Diagnosis Pocket Guide, 2nd Ed.

Author: Sheila Sparks Ralph, R.N. Ph.D.,Cynthia M. Taylor, R.N.

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781469841205

Category: Medical

Page: 845

View: 5863

This package contains the following products: 9781451187014 Ralph Sparks and Taylor's Nursing Diagnosis Reference Manual, 9e 9781451187465 Ralph Sparks and Taylor's Nursing Diagnosis Pocket Guide, 2e
Medical

Nursing Diagnosis Handbook,An Evidence-Based Guide to Planning Care,10

Nursing Diagnosis Handbook

Author: Betty J. Ackley,Gail B. Ladwig

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323085490

Category: Medical

Page: 887

View: 8863

Includes NEW! 4 Color text; updated 2012-2014 NANDA-I approved nursing diagnoses; the latest NIC/NOC, interventions, and rationales for every care plan; the latest NIC/NOC, interventions, and rationales for every care plan; QSEN Safety interventions and rationales; 100 NCLEX exam-style review questions are available on the companion Evolve website; Root Causing Thinking and Motivational Interviewing appendixes on the companion Evolve website.
Medical

Health Assessment in Nursing

Author: Janet R. Weber,Jane H. Kelley

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1469832224

Category: Medical

Page: 912

View: 3658

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.
Medical

Medical Assistant Exam Success

A Q&A Review Applying Critical Thinking to Test Taking

Author: Kris Hardy

Publisher: F.A. Davis

ISBN: 0803625197

Category: Medical

Page: 377

View: 2261

Build confidence, improve understanding, and prepare for professional growth and success! Each question includes the answer and a concise explanation for all correct responses.
Medical

Nursing Diagnosis Manual

Planning, Individualizing, and Documenting Client Care

Author: Marilynn E Doenges,Mary Frances Moorhouse,Alice C Murr

Publisher: F.A. Davis

ISBN: 0803644760

Category: Medical

Page: 1122

View: 9983

Here’s the 5th Edition of the resource you’ll turn to again and again to select the appropriate diagnosis and to plan, individualize, and document care for more than 850 diseases and disorders. A new, streamlined design makes reference easier than ever. Only in the Nursing Diagnosis Manual will you find for each diagnosis…defining characteristics presented subjectively and objectively - sample clinical applications to ensure you have selected the appropriate diagnoses - prioritized action/interventions with rationales - a documentation section, and much more!
Medical

Clinical Nursing Skills

Author: Sandra F. Smith,Donna J. Duell,Barbara C. Martin,Laura Gonzalez,Michelle Aebersold

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 0134088336

Category: Medical

Page: 1488

View: 2529

This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. This comprehensive set of nursing skills and procedures can be used across the nursing curriculum. It also serves as a good procedure manual for hospitals and medical clinics. The most complete, up-to-date, and useful guide to performing current, evidence-based, clinical nursing skills Current with both the National Council Test Plan for RN and the NCLEX®, Clinical Nursing Skills: Basic to Advanced Skills teaches more than 550 nursing skills, from basic to complex. For each skill, students learn how to assess clients, formulate nursing diagnoses, perform procedures according to safe and accepted protocols, evaluate outcomes, and document pertinent data. Organized around the nursing process, the text helps readers understand the overall theory and rationales for each skill and technique. Coverage of evidence-based care, cultural/religious considerations, nursing management, and community-based nursing is provided throughout. Extensive case studies, critical-thinking features, NCLEX-style review questions, and new QSEN activities give students practice applying their knowledge and clinical reasoning. Easily adaptable to any conceptual curriculum model, Clinical Nursing Skills is the definitive resource for best practice nursing standards, guidelines, and competencies.
Psychology

Understanding Social Anxiety: A Recovery Guide for Sufferers, Family, and Friends

Author: Vera Sonja Maass Ph.D.

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 1440841969

Category: Psychology

Page: 256

View: 2161

This powerful book explains the debilitating effects of social anxiety and the development of the disorder, emphasizing the need for a resolution of this disorder and identifying common but unhelpful coping mechanisms as well as true methods to change and live life unafraid of social situations. • Presents a practical, realistic, and research-based examination of the development and continuation of social anxiety in individuals • Provides readers with an understanding of the tangible health risks of social isolation • Draws on clinical histories and examples from the community at large to illustrate various scenarios, document progression of the impairment, and identify effective steps toward resolution • Written by an author with 30 years of experience with clients suffering from anxiety disorders, many of those coping with social anxiety