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The Human Body in Health & Disease - Softcover

Author: Kevin T. Patton,Gary A. Thibodeau

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323101240

Category: Medical

Page: 770

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Rev. ed. of: The human body in health & disease / Gary A. Thibodeau, Kevin T. Patton. 5th ed. c2010.
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The Human Body in Health and Illness

Author: Barbara L. Herlihy,Nancy K. Maebius

Publisher: W B Saunders Company

ISBN: 9780721695075

Category: Medical

Page: 519

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Fun to read and clearly written, this full-color textbook presents fundamental anatomy and physiology knowledge in an engaging manner. The new second edition simplifies complex concepts and applies them to common problems in patient care. Special attention is given to the anatomy and physiology knowledge that is needed for an understanding of pathophysiology and pharmacology. The underlying physiology of pathologic conditions is explained in a common-sense approach with specific clinical examples. Original, full-color illustrations complement the text. Accurate, attractive, and precise, the art helps to simplify the most complex and fundamental concepts. Many small reference figures and insets are included for context. Original, full-color cartoons use humor to reinforce content, making the text more user-friendly. Do You Know... boxes are brief, sometimes illustrated, and cover issues appropriate to the subject. Many elaborate on pathophysiology; while others pique reader interest with historical background information. Disorders of the System is a table of specific disorders related to individual body systems. As You Age boxes describe how human anatomy and physiology is affected by aging. Sum It Up! content is included throughout chapters and provides reinforcement and a summary of key topics. Key Terms with pronunciation guides are in each chapter opener. All Key Terms are in color and are defined in the Glossary. A Summary Outline at the end of each chapter functions as a useful study tool. The Glossary is extensive, including all Key Terms, all boldfaced terms, and additional terms all with pronunciation guides. Each soft-cover version of the textbook includes the Body Spectrum Electronic Anatomy Coloring Book CD-ROM. This interactive software simplifies the way students learn anatomy and medical terminology. It offers 80 detailed anatomy illustrations that can be colored online or printed out to color and study offline. A new chapter, Microbiology Basics (Chapter 5), includes pathogens and disorders caused by them, microorganisms, and the spread of infection. The Endocrine chapter includes revised and simplified content and illustrations. New Do You Know... boxes are included throughout. Review Your Knowledge questions at the end of the chapter include multiple-choice as well as short-answer questions. Answers to multiple-choice questions appear on the inside back cover for quick access. Answers to short-answer questions appear in the Instructor's Manual.
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Transparency Acetates T/A Nurse Assisting

Author: Mary Stassi

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780721600949

Category: Medical

Page: 896

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This exciting new text covers all of the essential content and skills required for basic Nurse Assisting courses in a unique and innovative style. All the information is divided neatly into columns, which prioritizes key concepts for readers in the main column so they can concentrate on the most important topics. Streamlined procedures are presented in a 2-column format with illustrations right next to the steps. and with over 1,000 photographs and drawings, students find this text visually stimulating. Students will also uncover all the tips and techniques, safety topics, and federal guidelines they need to be able to work in any setting.
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Mosby's Textbook for Nursing Assistants - Soft Cover Version - E-Book

Author: Sheila A. Sorrentino,Leighann Remmert

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323294057

Category: Medical

Page: 896

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With step-by-step instructions for over 100 nursing assistant procedures, Mosby's Textbook for Nursing Assistants, 8th Edition makes it easy to master the skills you need to succeed as a nursing assistant. Known for its visual approach and comprehensive, easy-to-read coverage, this market-leading text emphasizes the importance of the patient or resident as a person, communication, safety, comfort, effective delegation, and teamwork and time management. This edition provides expanded content on the person’s rights and pressure ulcers. The updated companion CD includes three new procedures, an updated audio glossary, and more. Written by respected educator Sheila Sorrentino and expert co-author Leighann Remmert, Mosby's Textbook for Nursing Assistants makes nurse assisting easy to learn.
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