Mosby's Anatomy and Physiology Coloring Book

Author: Rhonda Gamble

Publisher: Mosby

ISBN: 9780323226110

Category: Art

Page: 249

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Color your way to a better understanding of anatomy and physiology with Mosby's Anatomy and Physiology Coloring Book, 2nd Edition. Featuring over 250 colorable anatomy and physiology illustrations, this creative study tool helps you learn to identify anatomical features and remember physiological concepts. Chapters cover body systems individually, with additional chapters on the senses, cells, tissues, and body orientation. Whether you are taking an anatomy course or are just curious about how the body works, this illustrated resource will help you master anatomy and physiology with ease, and have fun doing it. 250 detailed line drawings of anatomy and physiology pictures that are designed to be colored in provide fun tactile exercises to strengthen students' understanding of anatomy. Activities and case studies are linked to the coloring exercises throughout the book to enhance study efforts.
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Mosby's Pathology for Massage Therapists - E-Book

Author: Susan G. Salvo

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323441920

Category: Medical

Page: 584

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Complete massage pathology information in one convenient text! Written by a massage therapist for massage therapists, Mosby's Pathology for Massage Therapists, 4th Edition provides direct information along with specific therapeutic recommendations. Coverage of over 300 pathologies shows you how to appropriately tailor treatment, and more than 500 full-color photographs make it easier to recognize common pathologies. This edition includes a new chapter on Hospital-based massage which covers protocols needed for therapists working with clients who are medically fragile. Written by massage therapy educator and practitioner Susan Salvo, this resource provides the pathology knowledge you need to succeed in the classroom and in your career. Coverage of over 300 pathologies provides you with ample information without being overwhelming. Over 500 full-color photographs helps you recognize common diseases and conditions. A user-friendly, comprehensive format makes it easy to find key information with learning objectives, list of pathologies, system overview, and pathologies, including description, etiology, signs and symptoms, treatment, and massage considerations. Caution boxes provide tips on prevention to keep practice safe and prepare students for emergency situations. Clinical Tips boxes provide brief, practical hints gleaned from the author’s first-hand experience in clinical practice. Medical Technology boxes highlight special populations, such as clients in wheelchairs or with pacemakers, and explain what the medical device is, and what special precautions or contraindications practitioners should be aware of before working on these clients. List of pathologies with page number references included on the inside front cover for fast lookup of pathologies. UNIQUE! Hospital-based massage chapter covers different protocols needed for massage therapists working in institutionalized care setting and useful information about working with clients who are medically fragile. NEW! Updated pathologies reviewed by practicing massage therapists reflect what you will see in the field as a working practitioner. NEW! Pain content equips you with essential, up-to-date information on the latest theories and management techniques and provides the critical-thinking skills to apply that knowledge in practice.
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Massage Therapy

Principles and Practice

Author: Susan G. Salvo

Publisher: Saunders

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 904

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The third edition of this text gives you everything you need to learn and apply the basic principles of massage therapy with ease. It contains a DVD that brings techniques and procedures to life, complete coverage of the latest emerging therapy options and target groups, and new materials to help prepare for exams.
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Tabbner's Nursing Care

Theory and Practice

Author: Rita Funnell,Gabby Koutoukidis,Karen Lawrence

Publisher: Elsevier Australia

ISBN: 0729538575

Category: Medical

Page: 974

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An updated new edition of the must-have textbook for Diploma of Nursing students in Australia and New Zealand. Now in its sixth edition, Tabbner's Nursing Care: Theory and Practice continues to meet the needs of Diploma of Nursing students. Featuring a fresh approach and significantly revised content, this new edition of the popular nursing textbook reflects the current issues and scope of practice for all enrolled nurses, including recent regulations changes under National Registration. Procedural Guidelines are highlighted throughout this sixth edition of Tabbner's Nursing Care: Theory and Practice. The text incorporates a 'lifespan approach' and features four new chapters highlighting contemporary nursing issues - Leadership and Management; Older Adulthood; Acute Care and Rural and Remote Care. The Australian and New Zealand team of editors and contributors have ensured a holistic, person-centred approach to client care, allowing students to appreciate the skill and scope required to be a competent enrolled nurse. They have also strengthened the text's critical thinking and problem solving elements for students, with review questions, clinical interest boxes and case studies for reflection and deeper learning. This thousand-page nursing bible also features new full-colour design, which highlights the pedagogy and provides ease of navigation and a visual aid to learning. Lived experience - vignettes taken from actual clinical situations to help students understand a range of health experiences from the point of view of clients, families, nurses or other health professionals Clinical Interest boxes - information on current research, cultural aspects of care, nursing care plans, nursing diagnosis and developmental considerations Procedural guidelines -provide a step-by-step approach to nursing procedures, including rationales for each step Review questions - for consolidation and reinforcement of chapter content Critical thinking exercises - stimulate students to think critically and solve problems References and further reading - chapter references and additional resource material
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Mosby's Basic Science for Soft Tissue and Movement Therapies

Author: Sandy Fritz,Kathleen Maison Paholsky,M. James Grosenbach

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780323002844

Category: Holistic medicine

Page: 631

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The first book of its kind, this basic science text is written specifically for massage and bodywork students and eliminates the need for multiple resources. It contains an overview of the body as a whole, mechanisms of health and disease, medical terminology, nervous system basics, an extensive unit on bones, joints, muscles, biomechanics and much more all in one source! This text combines Western science with an overview and correlation to Eastern methods, including acupuncture, accupressure, shiatsu, chakra systems and ayurveda. Sections on pathology with suggestions for intervention protocols and indications and contraindications for soft tissue and movement approaches are also included. * The first basic science book to focus specifically on soft tissue and movement therapy students. * Included in each chapter are key terms with definitions, chapter outlines, chapter objectives, and a workbook section at the end with an answer key. * Covers all basic science content needed to use structured touch or soft tissue and movement therapy as a main modality. * Incorporation of Western science and Eastern methods results in a comprehensive text. * Combines the features of a workbook with a textbook by emphasizing critical thinking through activities, short essays, fill in the blanks, and much more. * Provides practical applications for professional practice to enable the student to see how the material applies to the real world. * Includes sections on pathology with suggestions for intervention protocols and indications and contraindications for soft tissue and movement approaches. * Contains 661 high quality illustrations and photos, 77 of them in full color, to provide a visual guide to the material presented. * Written by a well-known, trusted author, as well as two co-authors.
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Anatomy and Physiology

Author: Kevin T. Patton,Gary A. Thibodeau

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9789996057762

Category: Human anatomy

Page: 90

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"This A&P textbook features full-color illustrations and a conversational writing style. The textbook focuses on concepts rather than descriptions to help you understand the information. With a focus on the unifying themes of structure and function and homeostasis, Patton and Thibodeau facilitate the comprehension of difficult material with thorough, consistent, and non-intimidating explanations that are free of unnecessary terminology and extraneous information. You can also connect with the textbook through a number of free electronic resources, including access to the 24-module A&P Online course, an electronic coloring book, online tutoring, and more."--Publisher's website.
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A Companion to Dental Anthropology

Author: Joel D. Irish,G. Richard Scott

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118845374

Category: Social Science

Page: 560

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Companion to Dental Anthropology presents a collection of original readings addressing all aspects and sub-disciplines of the field of dental anthropology—from its origins and evolution through to the latest scientific research. Represents the most comprehensive coverage of all sub-disciplines of dental anthropology available today Features individual chapters written by experts in their specific area of dental research Includes authors who also present results from their research through case studies or voiced opinions about their work Offers extensive coverage of topics relating to dental evolution, morphometric variation, and pathology
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Tabbner's Nursing Care

Theory and Practice

Author: Kate Stainton,Jodie Hughson,Rita Funnell,Gabby Koutoukidis,Karen Lawrence

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0729578577

Category: Medical

Page: 3606

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A vital member of the health care team, the contemporary enrolled nurse faces increasing challenges and an increasing level of responsibility. Written specifically for Australian and New Zealand enrolled nurse students, this long awaited new edition reflects the changes and challenges in contemporary enrolled nurse practice as well as the additions and modifications that are occurring in nursing curricula. Tabbner’s Nursing Care: Theory and Practice 5th edition has been written, reviewed and edited by the people who educate the enrolled nurse and continues to provide enrolled nurse students with the most comprehensive resource available.
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Mosby's Fundamentals of Therapeutic Massage

Author: Sandy Fritz

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated

ISBN: 9780323020268

Category: Massage therapy.

Page: 739

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Providing valuable information on how to skillfully apply massage techniques, this practical text is the most widely-used massage therapy resource available! The new edition of this best-selling text includes discussions on sanitation, hygiene, body mechanics, business practices, ethics, and much more. Each chapter builds on the one before it, beginning with the basics and expanding to therapeutic applications, as well as providing an introduction to complementary bodywork systems. Workbook features are integrated throughout the text, with interactive case studies that help readers understand and apply key topics. Instructor resources are available; please contact your Elsevier sales representative for details.
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Review Questions & Answers for Veterinary Technicians

Author: Thomas P. Colville

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 400

View: 7881

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An excellent study guide for veterinary technician students, this book is an ideal review for final examinations, state certification examinations, and the Veterinary Technician National Examination. The sections in the text mirror the sections on the national exam, with over 2,800 multiple-choice questions - written by expert veterinary technician educators - that contain the most current information available on various subject areas. A companion CD-ROM features 2,400 additional questions in tutorial mode, categorized by subject matter, with immediate feedback and rationales for correct answers. Test mode on the CD-ROM allows the user to take three randomized 200-question tests a maximum of three times each, which provides feedback on scores in each of the subject areas and points out areas requiring further study. Questions are written at appropriate level for veterinary technician students and practicing veterinary technicians, making this book a practical source for review. More than 5,000 questions in all provide a valuable review experience on various subject areas within the scope of the veterinary technician's duties. Questions are designed to test factual knowledge, reasoning skills, and clinical judgment. Answers with rationales for correct answers are provided in an answer key at the back of the book, along with sample answer sheets for practice. All questions are multiple-choice, the format most commonly used in certification exams. All 2,800 questions in the book are completely new to this edition. A new CD-ROM contains 2,400 additional questions, providing twice as many questions for study as the last edition, as well as the option of taking actual practice tests.
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