Little Black Book of Hospital Medicine

Author: Andrew J. Dionne

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 0763773700

Category: Medical

Page: 508

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The Little Black Book of Emergency Medicine

Author: Steven E. Diaz

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763734565

Category: Medical

Page: 507

View: 8889

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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The Little Black Book of Cardiology

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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The Little Black Book of Primary Care

Author: Onion

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763734596

Category: Medical

Page: 1206

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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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Essentials of Hospital Medicine

A Practical Guide for Clinicians

Author: Andrew S. Dunn

Publisher: World Scientific

ISBN: 9814354902

Category: Medical

Page: 1176

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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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Hospital Medicine

Author: Robert M. Wachter,Lee Goldman (MD.),Harry Hollander

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781747271

Category: Medical

Page: 1290

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Now thoroughly updated, this resource offers practical, evidence-based guidelines for the care of hospitalized patients. The only book geared directly and exclusively to inpatient management, this guide is edited by national leaders in the hospital field.
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Principles and Practice of Hospital Medicine, Second Edition

Author: Sylvia C. McKean,John J. Ross,Daniel D. Dressler,Danielle Scheurer

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071843140

Category: Medical

Page: 2352

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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 Little Black Book of Gastroenterology

Author: David W. Hay

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763734572

Category: Medical

Page: 482

View: 2003

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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Tarascon Pocket Urologica

Author: Pamela Ellsworth

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 0763791911

Category: Medical

Page: 102

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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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Little Black Book of International Medicine

Author: William A. Alto

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 076375451X

Category: Medical

Page: 567

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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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Little Black Book of Geriatrics

Author: Karen Gershman

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 0763788449

Category: Medical

Page: 458

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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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A Pocket Guide to Clinical Midwifery

The Efficient Midwife

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

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449618189

Category: Medical

Page: 358

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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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Handbook of Urology

Diagnosis and Therapy

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

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781742214

Category: Medical

Page: 543

View: 3806

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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The Cleveland Clinic Internal Medicine Case Reviews

Author: David L. Longworth,James K. Stoller

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781742665

Category: Medical

Page: 304

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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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Principles & Protocols

Author: Shane A. Marshall,John Ruedy

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1437723713

Category: Medical

Page: 592

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Portable and extremely practical, On Call Principles and Protocols, 5th Edition, by Drs. Marshall and Ruedy, is the bestselling handbook you can trust to guide you quickly and confidently through virtually any on-call situation. This new edition takes you step by step through the most common on-call problems and approaches, giving you up-to-date information and clear protocols on what to do and how to do it quickly. You'll gain speed, skill, and knowledge with every call - from diagnosing a difficult or life-threatening situation to prescribing the right medication
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The Little Black Book of Primary Care

Author: Daniel K. Onion,James Glazer

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449671977

Category: Medical

Page: 784

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Thoroughly revised and updated, the sixth edition of this classic handbook provides comprehensive, concise, evidence-based information on diagnosis and treatment across the spectrum of illness and injury in the primary care setting. This book features a simple, accessible template for each subject, and quick and easy references to the relevant literature. The Little Black Book of Primary Care, Sixth Edition is a convenient resource offering instant access to vital information. Makes a great reference for solving pressing problems on the ward or in the clinic.
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The Little Black Book of Psychiatry

Author: David P. Moore

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763734589

Category: Medical

Page: 404

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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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Irwin & Rippe's Manual of Intensive Care Medicine

Author: Richard S. Irwin,Craig M. Lilly,James M. Rippe

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1451185006

Category: Medical

Page: 1232

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Preceded by Manual of intensive care medicine / edited by Richard S. Irwin, James M. Rippe. 5th ed. c2010.
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The Challenges of Health Disparities

Author: Darren Liu,Betty Burston,Shartriya C. Stewart,Heidi H. Mulligan

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 1284156095

Category: Education

Page: 348

View: 7900

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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Medical Ethics and Humanities

Author: Frederick Adolf Paola,Robert Walker,Lois LaCivita Nixon

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 144966279X

Category: Medical

Page: 454

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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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