Medical-Surgical Nursing

Author: Priscilla LeMone,Karen Burke,Trudy Dwyer,Tracy Levett-Jones,Lorna Moxham,Kerry Reid-Searl

Publisher: Pearson Higher Education AU

ISBN: 1486014402

Category: Medical

Page: 2091

View: 2857

DOWNLOAD NOW »

The focus of this product package is to provide students with a strong knowledge base, an understanding of contemporary practice issues in Australia and the capacity for sound clinical reasoning. You will use these professional attributes in order to provide safe and effective nursing care. This easily understood, straightforward Australian edition integrates the following concepts: epidemiology, pathophysiology, pharmacology, legal and ethical issues, therapeutic communication, interprofessional communication and cultural safety.
Release

Understanding the Australian Health Care System - E-Book

Author: Eileen Willis,Louise Reynolds,Helen Keleher

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0729581039

Category: Medical

Page: 444

View: 2806

DOWNLOAD NOW »

A updated overview of Australia’s health care system, addressing its core features, concepts and issues Understanding the Australian Health Care System, 2nd edition is an excellent university book for undergraduate and postgraduate students alike. Published four years after the original, this second edition has been fully revised to reflect major Australian health care reform. Its fully up-to-date content includes current governmental and legislative changes impacting Australia’s health care system. Other topics addressed include quality and safety within the system, health insurance in Australia – both public and private – the PBS and integrated medicine. This outstanding medical book delves deeply into the system’s theoretical framework, structure and organisation and includes comparisons with the US and UK health care systems. This new edition of Understanding the Australian Health Care System will be a valuable reference for those studying health science, health promotion, sports and exercise science, physiotherapy, human services, nursing, midwifery, medicine, paramedicine, health system management, medical radiations science and health informatics. Online student and instructor resources Stronger focus on social determinants throughout text Addresses a wide range of health professions – now including disability professionals and social workers Current theoretical framework for healthcare reform (Tuohy 2009) Stronger focus on social determinants throughout text Addresses current position on national registration Features an excellent ancillary package on Elsevier’s Evolve platform Includes three new chapters addressing: disability professionals; quality and safety; and social work Reflects major health care reform in Australia (COAG 2009) Discusses current theoretical framework for healthcare reform (Tuohy 2009) New contributors
Release

Symptom Relief in Palliative Care

Author: Mervyn Dean

Publisher: Radcliffe Publishing

ISBN: 9781857756296

Category: Medical

Page: 287

View: 9072

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Symptom Relief in Palliative Care very effectively fills an important role as an exceptional resource for health care professionals who wish to improve their knowledge of palliative and end-of-life care. It achieves what clinical reference texts strive towards, in successfully balancing a thorough, comprehensive content with a presentation that remains succinct, clinically relevant, and applicable to the common day-to-day challenges facing clinicians caring for the dying. The material is evidence based and remarkably thoroughly referenced, reflecting the high degree of academic rigueur that fo.
Release

A Guide to Symptom Relief in Palliative Care

Author: Claud F. B. Regnard,Jo Hockley

Publisher: Radcliffe Publishing

ISBN: 9781857759303

Category: Medical

Page: 285

View: 9518

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Doctors, nurses and all healthcare professionals dealing with patients with advanced and terminal disease will find this book essential reading.
Release

Oxford Handbook of Orthopaedic and Trauma Nursing

Author: Rebecca Jester,Julie Santy,Jean Rogers

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199569800

Category: Medical

Page: 458

View: 1105

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Providing nursing students with a clear overview of the field and busy practitioners with the information they need to deliver care, the Oxford Handbook of Orthopaedic and Trauma Nursing is an easily accessible, practical, and comprehensive guide to all aspects of practice. Orthopaedics and trauma is a major sector of acute hospital and community care, and one in which nurses and AHPs play a pivotal role, covering the continuum from birth to death and managing everything from emergency care to rehabilitation and discharge. The Oxford Handbook of Orthopaedics and Trauma Nursing is the ideal companion for these practitioners, presenting the spectrum of care and treatment across trauma and orthopaedics and providing an evidence-based synopsis of contemporary care and treatment as well as an applied assessment framework for those wishing to advance their practice. Clearly laid-out, well-illustrated and written in readable, note-based style, the Oxford Handbook of Orthopaedic and Trauma Nursing brings together the authors' many years of collective experience in one easy-to-use format the student and practitioner won't want to be without.
Release

The Washington Manual of Oncology

Author: Ramaswamy Govindan

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781784023

Category: Medical

Page: 556

View: 6330

DOWNLOAD NOW »

This updated edition presents the latest, most authoritative cancer management recommendations in the famous fast-access Washington Manual outline format. Reorganized into three major sections, this comprehensive text covers the principles of cytotoxic therapy, clinical research, and more.
Release

Oncology Nursing Certification (OCN): Self-Assessment and Exam Review

Author: Kerry Hennessy,Vanna M. Dest,Meghan Routt

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071841016

Category: Medical

Page: 400

View: 2978

DOWNLOAD NOW »

The evidence-based coverage oncology nurses need to safely and effectively care for patients or prepare for their certification exam Written by top experts in oncology nursing from leading cancer centers, Oncology Nursing Certification delivers comprehensive, well-written coverage of the must-know details of caring for oncologic patients and their families. Supported by useful tables, algorithms, illustrations, and clinical cases, the book features a practical, building-block organization that starts with the basics and advances to more complex topics. Oncology Nursing Certification is logically divided into four sections, which, taken as a whole, will gives nurses a complete understanding of this challenging nursing specialty: The Essentials, Certification Review, Practice Exams, and Key Reference Information. · Outstanding review for the oncologic nursing certification exam · Key features include Knowledge Competencies, High-Yield Term Glossaries, Clinical Case Reviews, and Chapter Summary Checklists · Includes two complete 150-question practice exams
Release