Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner Certification Intensive Review, Third Edition: Fast Facts and Practice Questions

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Jul 072019
 


Organized by body system, sections are consistently formatted and encompass Danger Signals, Normal Findings, Lab Findings, Benign Variants, Differential Diagnosis, and individual Disease Review topics for each system. Additional outstanding features include Exam Tips and Clinical Pearls that help to focus system study on key information.

NEW TO THE THIRD EDITION

Updated information reflecting the new AGNP certification exam
New test format questions used by the AANC, including photos of skin and eye conditions, EKGs, and more complex drag-and-drop and multiple-choice questions
100 new in-depth review questions for a total of 680
Additional information about nonclinical topics including culture, spirituality, and health practices; evidence-based medicine; and more

KEY FEATURES

Provides a succinct, precisely targeted review of diseases commonly seen in primary care
Delineates strategic “question dissection techniques” for study success developed by the author
Includes Exam Tips and Clinical Pearls to help prioritize and interpret test content
Outlines Normal Findings and Benign Variants in physical assessment of each body system
Offers intensive pharmacology review

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Diseases and Disorders: A Nursing Therapeutics Manual

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Jul 032019
 

Everything your students need to know about caring for patients is in this one portable reference! Now in its third edition, Diseases and Disorders: A Nursing Therapeutics Manual, containing complete information on hundreds of disorders, is still a “must have” reference for every nurse. In a concise format, this handbook allows nurses and students to quickly find — and understand — information on disorders so they can effectively plan nursing care. Offering a clear but comprehensive discussion of pathophysiology, and providing rationales in the medications and laboratory sections, Diseases and Disorders will help students understand the scientific basis for the nursing care patients need. It is an excellent reference for students transitioning from classroom to clinical settings and nurses working in community and clinical settings. NEW! Expanded coverage of gender and life span considerationsNEW! Information on genetics and an explanation of differences in health and disease conditions based on racial and ethnic ancestryMore than 250 diseases and disorders encountered in nursing practiceEach disorder begins with the Diagnosis Related Groups (DRG) and covers causes, pertinent physical and psychosocial findings, life span considerations, primary nursing diagnoses, and collaborative and independent nursing interventions, plus documentation information on average length of stay and home healthcare guidelinesPrimary nursing diagnoses with outcomes and interventions are highlightedDiagnostic Highlights tables make locating pertinent test results quick and easy Pharmacologic Highlights tables outline drugs most commonly used for a disorder, including the dosage, mechanism of action, and rationales for use Emphasizes patient teaching and essentials of home carePatient teaching checklists ensure that the patient receives all essential information before discharge
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McGraw-Hill Education Nursing School Entrance Exams, 3rd Edition

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Jul 032019
 


Get the tools you need to succeed on your nursing school entrance exam!

Are you preparing for your nursing school entrance exam? This practical guide is packed with skill-building exercises, test-taking strategies, and practice tests to help you prepare for the exam. Whether you’re taking the National League for Nursing Pre-Admission Examination-RN (NLN PAX-RN), the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS), the Psychological Services Bureau (PSB) RN exam, or the Evolve Reach (HESI) A2 exam, you’ll find expert guidance on how to study more efficiently and increase your confidence for test day.

Fully updated to match the latest exams, Nursing School Entrance Exams features:
• Complete coverage of the NLN PAX-RN, TEAS, PSB-RN, and HESI A2
• Up-to-date information on each test’s format and subject areas
• 8 practice tests—2 each in Verbal Skills, Reading Comprehension, Mathematics, and Science
• Practice tests modeled on the questions in real nursing school entrance exams, covering the same topics and designed at the same level of difficulty
• A diagnostic test to assess exam readiness
• Skill-building drills with hundreds of practice questions
• Strategies to help master every question type
• Scientific illustrations to clarify important concepts
• A review of all subjects featured on the exams: Verbal Skills, Reading Comprehension, Mathematics, and Science
• Career and educational guidance from a nursing professional

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Nursing Children and Young People with ADHD

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Jul 012019
 

Introduction : setting the scene — What is ADHD, and what is not? — Diagnostic frameworks and ADHD — Assessment and diagnosis — What are the costs of ADHD? — Major mental health problems and ADHD — What do children, young people and families tell us about living with ADHD? — Treatment and management strategies — Service provision and care pathways — School-based interventions for ADHD — Adults with ADHD — Nurse prescribing and ADHD — Good practice and the legal framework
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The Royal Marsden Manual of Cancer Nursing Procedures

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Jun 302019
 

The Royal Marsden is the world’s first hospital dedicated to cancer diagnosis, treatment, research and education – a centre of excellence with an international reputation for ground-breaking research and pioneering the very latest in cancer treatments and technologies, as well as specialising in cancer diagnosis and education.

This companion volume to the internationally successful The Royal Marsden Manual of Clinical Nursing Procedures is designed to support practitioners who work specifically with oncology patients by providing detailed evidence-based procedures and rationale, and problem-solving guidance on all aspects of oncology nursing.

The Royal Marsden Manual of Cancer Nursing Procedures:

Is organized and structured to represent the needs of the patient along their care pathway
Provides the latest evidence underpinning all procedures
Includes information on haematological procedures; pain assessment and management; wound care; oncological emergencies; and end-of-life care
Gives detailed guidelines on supporting patients living with cancer with practical information on such things as benefits, exercise and nutrition.
The Royal Marsden Manual of Cancer Nursing Procedures is an invaluable, definitive resource for all those involved in the provision of cancer care and support to patients and their families.

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Davis’s Drug Guide for Nurses, 12th Edition

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Jun 242019
 

Safety 1st The information nurses need when, where, and how they need it! Today s most comprehensive nursing drug guide emphasizes safety 1st! Davis s Drug Guide for Nurses, Twelfth Edition always puts safety first emphasizing the information nurses need to know to administer medications competently and safely across the lifespan. Well-organized monographs for hundreds of generic and thousands of trade name drugs reflect the latest FDA approvals and changes. The TWELFTH EDITION at a glance NEW and UPDATED CONTENT NEW! Free, 1-year subscription to Drug Guide Online (DrugGuide.com) featuring over 1,500 complete drug monographs, the latest FDA approvals, and much more. UPDATED! Thoroughly reviewed, revised, and updated monographs. UPDATED! Evidence-based content related to pharmacotherapeutics. UPDATED! Full-color insert, including photographs of Tall Man, high alert, and commonly seen drugs. NEW! Additional headings for special populations. EXPANDED! Herbal content. UPDATED! Cost information for 200 top drugs. UPDATED! Nursing diagnoses. Patient safety and preventing medication errors More high-alert coverage and patient safety information than any other drug guide. Life-threatening side effects most frequently encountered problems do not confuse with, do not crush, break, or chew medications how to avoid common errors, where appropriate. Drug-drug, drug-natural products, and drug-food interactions. How to administer medication safely by all routes, with information on preparation and mixture of oral meds methods for parenteral administration, toxicity and signs of overdose dosing considerations for patients with renal or hepatic impairment much more! Thorough Patient and Family Teaching Guidelines. Well-structured and readable Organized by generic drug name, with an index that includes generic and trade names, classifications, combination drugs, and herbals. An engaging, easy-to-read style. Safety 1st with Unique clinical and learing tools! Online at DavisPlus (No fee. No password. No registration.) A wealth of interactive activities, tools, and resources provide even more ways to ensure safety 1st. NEW! Interactive Flash cards present the generic name of a drug on one side, and the brand name(s) and therapeutic classification on the other. NEW! Audio podcasts feature information on how to use Davis s Drug Guide for Nurses evidence-based practice and pharmacotherapeutics NEW! pharmacogenomics medication errors special dosing considerations and educating patients. Animations demonstrate the administration and absorption of oral drugs and schematic brain illustrations depict the impact of certain DSM disorders and the effect of psychotropic medications on patients. Video Clips illustrate the safe administration of medications. Interactive Case Studies develop critical thinking skills through brief real-life scenarios followed by a series of questions with answers and rationales. Select Tutorials provide an evidence-based overview of safe and effective medication administration. (A multiple-choice self-test for each topic helps students assess their mastery.) And more!
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Vital Signs for Nurses: An Introduction to Clinical Observations

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Jun 212019
 

Monitoring, observing and recording the vital signs of patients is a fundamental aspect of delivering quality patient care. This practical and accessible guide will develop your underpinning knowledge and skills in both theory and practice for the adult patient found either in hospital, private sector or community settings.A must-have for health care assistants, student nurses or newly qualified registered nurses working within any health care environment, this book explores not only how to assess and monitor patients, but also covers:Legal and ethical issuesInfection prevention and controlPainCommunicationNutritionReflective practiceContinuing professional developmentThis essential and practical resource also features learning objectives, case studies, a glossary of key terms, activities and multiple choice questions to assist you in your understanding of this subject.
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Clinical Coach for Nurse Practitioners (Davis’s Clinical Coach)

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Jun 192019
 

From classroom to practice your own clinical coach by your side! Here’s the perfect go-to guide for making decisions in clinical settings! Experienced practitioners coach you as you analyze 30 of the most common patient complaints and rule out each differential until you reach the correct diagnosis.
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Role Development for Doctoral Advanced Nursing Practice

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Jun 182019
 

“This outstanding and thought provoking book…provides the knowledge to not only understand the issues and role related challenges of doctoral advanced nursing practice but the inspiration to embrace the role and become a transformer of healthcare…the use of reflective responses throughout the chapters by national DNP scholars, practitioners, and experts is a gift to the field.” –from the foreword byBernadette Mazurek Melnyk, PhD, RN, CPNP/PMHNP, FNAP, FAAN Dean and Distinguished Foundation Professor Arizona State University College of Nursing & Health Innovation Functioning as both a graduate and professional textbook, Role Development for Doctoral Advanced Nursing Practice explores the historical and evolving role of the new doctoral advanced practice registered nurse. This innovative text presents a distinctive two-part chapter organization that provides content followed by one or more Reflective Responses, which consist of commentaries that may counter or support the opinions of each chapter author. Written by well-known DNP leaders representing the diverse roles and experience of academics, administrators, and practitioners from different DNP programs, these Reflective Responses initiate thought-provoking classroom discussion. This stimulating and provocative text presents issues germane to DNP education, core competencies, and unfolding role development. It is an essential resource in DNP role development courses and courses covering contemporary DNP degree issues.Key Features: Provides background information on the evolution of the DNP degree, essential content on role theory, and what nursing “roles” are and how they are evolving Discusses how master’s versus doctoral-level advanced nursing practice roles differ Focuses on the basic roles of the DNP graduate that currently predominate: practitioner, clinical executive, educator, clinical scientist, and the role of the clinical scholar Highlights how the DNP can use his or her new competencies to function at a higher level Covers the diverse skills that comprise the doctoral APRN and doctoral APN role, including leadership content, negotiation skills, leveraging technology to support doctoral advanced level practice, and more
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Nursing, Caring, and Complexity Science: For Human-Environment Well Being

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Jun 182019
 

“This collected scholarship…will inform the personal/professional evolution of caring and nursing into this century and beyond, inviting new visions of the evolved human in the world of practice, education, research, administration, and clinical care. It is truly a visionary futuristic manifesto for this time in nursing and health sciences at all levels.” Jean Watson, PhD, RN, AHN-BC, FAANUniversity of Colorado Denver College of NursingFounder: Watson Caring Science Institute, Boulder, Colorado(From the Reflection) This innovative volume explores nursing and complexity science, and investigates how they relate in research, education, and practice. The book examines best methods for using complex systems, with expert contributing authors drawn from nursing, sociology, informatics, and mathematics. Each author is actively involved in studying and applying complexity science in diverse populations and various settings-especially in terms of nursing, chronic care, health care organizations, and community health networks. Chapters conclude with a response written by a nursing scholar, administrator, or practitioner, focusing on chapter concepts relevant to the complex systems seen in nursing. Chapters also include models that relate how these concepts can be used in practice, management, education, and research-from micro to macro scales. The first of its kind, this book demonstrates the potential of complex systems perspectives in nursing and health care research, education, and practice. Key Features Presents the central concepts of complexity science as they relate to nursing Facilitates greater understanding of human caring relationships through the lens of complex organizational systems Provides examples of how to create and implement complex systems models that enhance care for individuals, and in leadership roles, organizational caring, nursing informatics, and research methods
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