Nurses! Test Yourself In Clinical Skills

Author: Traynor, Marian

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education (UK)

ISBN: 0335244831

Category: Medical

Page: 168

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This book is organised into chapters that address different groups of skills, and includes chapters on: Infection control, Respiratory Skills, Cardiovascular Skills, Neuro assessment skills, Early Warning Scores (observations) and Drug Administration. The book can be used both for self-testing and more constructive revision.
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Nurses! Test Yourself in Non-Medical Prescribing

Author: Noel Harris,Diane Shearer

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education (UK)

ISBN: 0335245005

Category: Medical

Page: 258

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Designed as a revision and study aid for nurses undertaking Non-Medical Prescribing courses and modules, this book is written by two NMP lecturers and maps onto the likely topics for examination and testing.
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Nurses! Test Yourself In Pharmacology

Author: Rogers, Katherine

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education (UK)

ISBN: 0335244912

Category: Medical

Page: 212

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This book is a quick and easy reference book primarily for students of nursing science undertaking pharmacology modules. It will assist with the revision of key points through the medium of multiple short questions that are accompanied by a set of thorough and detailed answers.
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Test Yourself in Clinical Pharmacology for Nurses

Author: John Reginald Trounce,Dinah Gould

Publisher: W.B. Saunders Company

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 222

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This book is for nurses at all levels who want to improve their understanding of clinical pharmacology - a subject of growing importance to nurses as they begin to assume prescribing responsibilities and to take on an expanded role in the administration of drugs and the monitoring of outcomes of drug treatments. This book contains 247 multiple choice questions and answers; covers practical, everyday problems and explores some of the more theoretical aspects of clinical pharmacology; stimulates student nurses' interest in drugs and facilitates the learning process; and provides a useful method of updating for qualified nurses. Based on the well-known textbook Clinical Pharmacology for Nurses by the same authors, the answers provided in the text contain sufficient detail to allow the book to be used on its own, as a quick revision, or as a self-teaching aid.
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Introduction to Maternity & Pediatric Nursing - E-Book

Author: Gloria Leifer

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323293573

Category: Medical

Page: 864

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Part of the popular LPN Threads series, Introduction to Maternity & Pediatric Nursing provides a solid foundation in obstetrics and pediatric nursing. An easy-to-follow organization by developmental stages, discussion of disorders by body system from simple-to-complex and health-to-illness, and a focus on family health make it a complete guide to caring for maternity and pediatric patients. Written in a clear, concise style by Gloria Leifer, MA, RN, this edition reflects the current NCLEX® test plan with additional material on safety, health promotion, nutrition, and related psychosocial care. Cultural Considerations boxes and a Cultural Assessment Data Collection Tool help in developing individualized plans of care. Updated health promotion content includes Health Promotion boxes focusing on preventive strategies for achieving prenatal wellness, health during pregnancy, postnatal health, and pediatric illness prevention and wellness -- including the complete immunization schedules for all ages. Nursing Tips provide information applying to the clinical setting. Objectives are listed in each chapter opener. Key terms include phonetic pronunciations and text page references at the beginning of each chapter. Nursing Care Plans with critical thinking questions help you understand how a care plan is developed, how to evaluate care of a patient, and how to apply critical thinking skills. A companion Evolve website includes animations, videos, answers to review questions and answer guidelines for critical thinking questions, an English/Spanish audio glossary, critical thinking case studies, and additional review questions for the NCLEX examination.
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Transitions in Nursing - E-Book

Preparing for Professional Practice

Author: Esther Chang,John Daly

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0729580822

Category: Medical

Page: 384

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New edition of the essential text for senior nursing students transitioning to professional nursing practice. Now in its third edition, the popular Transitions in Nursing continues to recognise the issues and challenges faced by senior students making the transition to nursing practice. Transitions in Nursing, 3rd Edition: Preparing for Professional Practice offers motivating discussion and insight to facilitate the shift from university to the workplace. This third edition is restructured into three sections: From Student to Graduate; Skills for Dealing with the World of Work; and Organisational Environments. All chapters have been fully revised and updated with consistent pedagogical features. Themes addressed in the text include: learning to work in teams; understanding organisational structure; stress management for nurses; communication with patients and families; and professional development strategies. Also new to this new edition of Transitions in Nursing are two new chapters on Clinical Leadership and Continuing Competence for Practice. This new content reflects recent changes in Australian clinical practice, policies, procedures and National Registration requirements for nurses. Transitions in Nursing, 3rd Edition: Preparing for Professional Practice brings together a team of academics and clinical practitioners of the highest calibre. The text stimulates students’ and nurses’ interest in theory and concepts while providing strategies that can be tested and applied in nursing practice. • Consistent pedagogical features in each chapter, including: o Learning Objectives o Key Words o Introduction o Activities in body of the text o Conclusion o Short Case Studies followed by Reflective questions o Recommended Readings for further exploration of issues o Updated References
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Home Care Nursing Delegation Skills

A Handbook for Practice

Author: Ruth I. Hansten,Virginia Kenyon

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780834212336

Category: Medical

Page: 347

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An essential reference for nursing students in developing and implementing the competencies necessary in caring for critically ill patients! Synergy for Clinical Excellence: The AACN Synergy Model for Patient Care enhances the understanding of The Synergy Model in practice. Based on a decade of work by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, the text encompasses the history and development of the nurse and patient characteristic inherent in The Synergy Model, and then thoroughly addresses each characteristic individually and applies the model in practice. Includes sample test questions relevant to the model that will assist nursing students in preparing for certification through AACN, and provide further examples of the integration of the Synergy Model in practice.
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Nursing & Health Survival Guide: Essential Clinical Skills

Author: Susan Carlisle

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317905571

Category: Medical

Page: 41

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Whether you’re a student nurse on clinical placement or a healthcare worker on a busy ward, you need practical guidance at your fingertips, fast! This pocket-sized guide will help you to provide safe, effective, everyday patient care. The Nursing & Health Survival Guides have evolved - take a look at our our app for iPhone and iPad.
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