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|Levisons Textbook for Dental Nurses
Levisons Textbook for Dental Nurses is a must have for all students studying for their dental nurse qualification. Whilst retaining the core information on dental nursing which has made this book a deserved classic, this 10th Edition has been substantially revised to reflect recent changes to many areas of the syllabus and also to the format of the examination. Chapters have been added on brand new areas of study, namely communication skills and dental nurse registration, regulation and responsibilities.
This latest edition fully reflects recent and substantial developments in the dental nursing profession including mandatory registration, new legislation, the New General Dental Services contract, and the subsequent increased pressure for continuing professional development.
(4/30/2017 5:40:33 AM EST)
|How To Be a Nurse Assistant: Student Workbook
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|Mosbys Textbook for Nursing Assistants - Text and Mosbys Nurse Assisting Skills DVD - Student Version Package, 7e
This convenient, money-saving package is a must-have for nursing students! It includes Mosby’s Textbook for Nursing Assistants, 7th edition text, and Mosby’s Nurse Assisting Skills DVD.
(4/30/2017 4:47:33 AM EST)
|How to Be a Nurse Assistant: Student Textbook
Comprehensive yet easy to read, this unique textbook teaches students how to provide mindful care that enhances quality of life.
(4/30/2017 5:42:44 AM EST)
|From Student to Nurse: A Longitudinal Study of Socialization (American Sociological Association Rose Monographs)
In this study of student nurses at Duke University, Professor Simpson challenges earlier research by demonstrating that a professional school does socialise its students. In addition, by constructing a model that brings together competing theories of socialisation, she finds that socialisation is not necessarily cumulative or unidirectional. Conceptualisations that focus on individual students, such as those emphasising role modelling, student values or peer relations, obscure the most significant conditions and processes. The program of a school is the fundamental structure of occupational socialisation and this structure, not its students, should be blamed for failures and praised for success.
(4/30/2017 2:12:20 AM EST)
|Ophthalmology: A Brief Review for Nurses, Medical Students and Ophthalmic Technicians
LEARN THE LANGUAGE OF OPHTHALMOLOGY before your rotation. . . Ophthalmology: A Brief Review for Nurses Medical Students, and Medical Technicians is a succinct primer for all members of the ophthalmic healthcare team. Listening to the digital audio of this book is a fast and efficient review or introduction to ophthalmology. Learning ophthalmology begins with learning the language of ophthalmology. Therefore, this text is laid out in a simple format with a disease and its definition and possible treatments. This text was originally written as a "Brief Review" for nurses studying for the Certification Examination for Ophthalmic Registered Nurses (CEORN), addressing many subjects listed by the NCBORN 2007 Handbook; and serves as an excellent introduction or brief review to ophthalmology. This and other works also available in Digital Audio at www.ApolloAudiobooks.com.
(4/30/2017 5:42:59 AM EST)
|The Art of Massage: A Practical Manual for the Nurse, the Student and the Practitioner
This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the worlds literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work.
(4/30/2017 5:41:57 AM EST)
|Professor Nightengales Test-Taking Strategies for Student Nurses Interactive DVD
Created by the authors of the highly successful Professor Nightengale video, this interactive multimedia resource teaches nursing students effective test-taking strategies for course exams and standardized exams such as the NCLEX®. Using engaging tutorials, video clips, and practice questions with rationales, the program demonstrates stress-reducing strategies and problem-solving techniques for thinking through all types of exam questions.
Coverage includes much-needed guidance and practice in working through the alternate-format questions encountered on the NCLEX®. Also included are valuable pointers for analyzing multiple-choice questions and narrowing down the choice of answers.
Available in CD-ROM or DVD-ROM format
(4/29/2017 8:53:45 AM EST)
|Aequanimitas, with other addresses to medical students, nurses and practitioners of medicine ;
This book was originally published prior to 1923, and represents a reproduction of an important historical work, maintaining the same format as the original work. While some publishers have opted to apply OCR (optical character recognition) technology to the process, we believe this leads to sub-optimal results (frequent typographical errors, strange characters and confusing formatting) and does not adequately preserve the historical character of the original artifact. We believe this work is culturally important in its original archival form. While we strive to adequately clean and digitally enhance the original work, there are occasionally instances where imperfections such as blurred or missing pages, poor pictures or errant marks may have been introduced due to either the quality of the original work or the scanning process itself. Despite these occasional imperfections, we have brought it back into print as part of our ongoing global book preservation commitment, providing customers with access to the best possible historical reprints. We appreciate your understanding of these occasional imperfections, and sincerely hope you enjoy seeing the book in a format as close as possible to that intended by the original publisher.
(4/29/2017 7:51:39 PM EST)
|Medicine Management Skills for Nurses
Anxious about managing medicines? Worried you’ll make a mistake? This handy book is an essential guide for all nursing students, enabling you to understand the theory and practice of drug administration and facilitate your confidence and competence.
This essential guide explores the theory and practice of drug administration briefly and coherently, with ‘test your knowledge’ exercises and questions throughout to assess your learning. It also includes ‘words of wisdom’- tips from real life students from their own experiences. Ideal for carrying to clinical placements, Medicine Management Skills for Nurses is an essential guide to drugs and medicine administration.
Special features: - Pocket sized for portability
- Clear, straightforward, and jargon-free
- Takes away the fear of drugs and medicines management, making it approachable, easy and fun
- Features tips and advice from real life nursing students
- Ties in with the NMC standards for pre-registration education and the Essential Skills Clusters
- Examples and questions based on real life nursing and healthcare examples
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|Sue Barton, Student Nurse
Sue Barton First Book in the series
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|Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology for Student Nurses
The mind and the body, when working in harmony, is a fantastic system capable of extraordinary things.
With an applied, interactive, and highly visual approach, Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology for Student Nurses provides students with an exciting and straightforward understanding of anatomy and physiology, enabling them to deliver high quality care in any setting. This book covers the structure and functions of the human body, with clinical applications throughout.
- A clear, straightforward book on anatomy and physiology for all students in nursing and allied health.
- Fully interactive, with an activity section at the end of each chapter, featuring multiple choice questions, diagram labelling, test your learning questions, crosswords, and find out more.
- Generous, full colour illustrations throughout
- Clinical considerations and scenarios throughout showing how the material can be applied to daily practice
- A companion website where youll find further exercises, illustrations, and interactive MCQs www.wiley.com/go/peate
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|I Always Faint When I See a Syringe: Nurse Student Tales
A former nursing professor writes about her students with affection and humor. She introduces the reader to her favorite patients, the ones whose struggles with mental illness, inspired and illustrated her lectures for a quarter of a century. Hardestys own experience as a mature returning student should encourage those who seek furthur education.
(4/29/2017 2:08:01 PM EST)
|Pharmacolog and MyNursingLab Pharmacology (3rd Edition)
This package contains:
0135089816: Pharmacology for Nurses: A Pathophysiologic Approach
0135104319: MyNursingLab -- Access Card -- Pharmacology for Nurses: A Pathophysiologic Approach
(4/29/2017 1:53:57 PM EST)
|Veterinary Genetics and Reproductive Physiology: A Textbook for Veterinary Nurses and Technicians, 1e
Veterinary Genetics and Reproductive Physiology is the first textbook on this subject aimed specifically at veterinary nurses. Written by an experienced lecturer, this book expands on the basic facts to present a clear and comprehensive overview of genetics and reproductive physiology in veterinary nursing. It covers the needs of the curriculum, addressing a range of subjects from genetic material through to breeding and the physiological aspects of reproduction in different species. The author writes in a clear, user-friendly style making this book accessible to students with no prior knowledge of the subject. However, the level of depth and coverage makes it equally relevant and useful to the more advanced degree level student.
- The first textbook to present reproduction and genetics at a level suitable for veterinary nurses and technicians
- Links genetics with the practical aspects of reproduction to provide maximum understanding of theoretical concepts
- Covers an important part of the curriculum
- A combination of discursive text and bullet points ensures a user-friendly format and maximises learning potential
- Coverage includes equine genetics and reproduction
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|Veterinary Physiology and Applied Anatomy - Revised Reprint: A Textbook for Veterinary Nurses and Technicians, 1e
This text clearly explains veterinary physiological concepts in relation to underlying anatomical structures. Theoretical concepts are illustrated through clinical examples to ensure a clear understanding of the relevance of physiology to everyday clinical practice. A comprehensive glossary and many full-color illustrations make this text extremely accessible and user friendly. Plus, review questions and answers help readers assess their comprehension of the material.
- Explains the underlying anatomical structure of an animal, then goes on to explore the physiology of the individual body systems.
- Vital theory is linked to practice through the use of clinical examples.
- Comprehensive glossary provides definitions of difficult or unfamiliar terminology.
- Key information is highlighted in a second color for accessibility and ease of use.
- Includes review questions and answers for self-assessment.
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|Pharmacotherapeutics for Nurse Practitioner Prescribers - Textbook Only
Written by experienced nurse practitioners and a pharmacist, this textbook provides your students with thorough, current, and practical pharmacology information. It will help students master the everchanging pharmacotherapeutics knowledge that they will use every day.
(4/29/2017 9:48:37 AM EST)
|Saunders Student Nurse Planner: A Guide to Success in Nursing School, 6e
Much more than just a calendar, Saunders Student Nurse Planner: A Guide to Success in Nursing School, Version 6 is a versatile organizational tool...a quick-reference nursing orientation handbook...and a telephone and address directory ? all-in-one! This portable, affordable resource helps you to manage your time and perform to your fullest potential inside the classroom, during clinical sessions, and in practice.
- A variety of calendar options let you access your daily, weekly, and monthly schedules at a glance.
- A lined Day Planner helps you organize and keep track of all the details of your busy schedule.
- A self-contained, alphabetical directory organizes names, addresses, phone numbers, and other important data on all your personal, academic, and clinical contacts.
- An essential nursing school orientation section includes time management strategies, study tips, information on NCLEX® alternative format questions, and suggestions for dealing with stress.
- Clinical preparation tools help you get the most out of your clinical experience, addressing issues such as patient safety, communicating skills, patient teaching, and documentation and charting.
- An Aids to Success section includes a broad range of useful data and procedures.
- Updated content, including 2009-2011 NANDA nursing diagnoses, the Braden Scale for Predicting Pressure Sore Risk, and additional tools & guidelines for medication recognition & safety, patient safety & HIPAA guidelines, and perinatal care.
- Emergency phone directory on inside back cover.
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|Sue Barton Student Nurse (Sue Barton, Volume 1)
New softcover edition: Introductory book to the Sue Barton series. This is the story of Sue Bartons first year of training as a probationer and then as a student nurse. Sue, with her red hair and eager spirit, is a very likable person - direct, outspoken, capable of mistakes, capable also of warm attachments and a courageous devotion to the service which she soon loves. With her pals, Kit and Connie, she submits to the discipline and rigorous training which are required of every good hospital nurse. Her love of humor gets her in and out of several scrapes: she tumbles into the laundry chute; she tries to defend her fellow student from the inevitable hazing; she gets into an amusing pickle with an Italian patient who speaks no English. Her warm heart and delightful spirit make friends for her among the patients and even win the occasional approbation of the stern staff. Her femininity has more than a casual effect on Dr. Barry, the ablest of the young interns. Sues student years are alive with color and incident: the tests which she must pass to win her cap; the mistakes, very human in themselves, which almost ruin her career; her struggle with a delirious patient, a struggle which tries her courage to the utmost; Christmas in the hospital, when the entire staff comes together for one spontaneous celebration. Whether or not a reader has the ambition to become a nurse, she will find in this story a true picture of the training school of a great hospital and a heart warming friendship with a fun, joyous young woman.
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|Saunders Student Nurse Planner, 2011-2012: A Guide to Success in Nursing School 7th (seventh) edition
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|Operating Theatre Technique: A Textbook for Nurses, Operating Department Assistants, Medical Students, Junior Medical Staff and Operating Theatre Des
This guide for operating department personnel and junior medical staff has been revised to describe current operating theatre techniques and instrumentation, particularly in the fields of microsurgery and endoscopy. All the chapters have been updated and recent developments are described, particularly in chapters referring to electromedical equipment, endoscopy, operating microscopes, sterilization, suture materials and anaesthesia and a new chapter on operating department design has been introduced. The section on orthopaedics now includes details of AO instrumentation and external skeleton fixation for fractures. Architects involved in the planning and design of theatres should also find the book helpful.
(4/29/2017 6:00:55 PM EST)
|Practical Ethics for Nurses and Nursing Students: A Short Reference Manual
Delivering comprehensive and ethical patient-cenetered care is the goal of every nurse--and every nursing student. Practical Ethics for Nurses and Nursing Students is a concise and easy-to-use reference manual to assist nurses in achieving this practice goal. Although the manual addresses a broad spectrum of clinical situations, the challenge of patient communication underlies ever chapter. While evaluative strategies and therapeutic interventions frequently change, communication--with patients, their loved ones, and other members of the healthcare team--is a timeless and personal art. The concepts described in Practical Ethics for Nurses and Nursing Students are as important to patient care as any diagnostic or management technique. When a nurse or nursing student masters the art of communication with patients and has learned to identify and resolve ethical problems, she or he has acquired enduring, career-enhancing skills. Most importantly, she or he will provide better care to patients.
(4/29/2017 2:01:22 AM EST)
|Fast Facts for the Student Nurse: Nursing Student Success in a Nutshell
"This guide by Stabler-Haas sets itself apart in its direct, kind, and professional tone...Notably, it concludes with chapters about success beyond graduation...Recommended."--Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries
Written with candor and good humor, this Fast Facts guide for students in diploma, AD, BSN, and RN-BSN level programs features the information that nursing students really need to know in order to achieve excellence up to and beyond the NCLEX.
Incorporating many real-life examples (drawn from more than 1,000 students taught by the author), Fast Facts for the Student Nurse clarifies common issues such as choosing a major, work/study arrangements, and difficulties associated with living at home. It discusses the NCLEX, licensure, continuing education, and graduate education, and helps readers identify what type of learner they are and how to capitalize on their strengths. Checklists to facilitate important decision making and charts and tables with "hot topics" are also included. Key Features:
- Provides, in Fast Facts format, all of the information new and experienced nursing students need to know for classroom and clinical success
- Helps readers identify their learning style and capitalize on strengths
- Covers the NCLEX, licensure, continuing education routes, graduate education, and how to survive the first year of practice
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|Textbook of Biochemistry for Nurses
A sound knowledge of biochemistry is necessary for understanding the pathophysiology of disease, its diagnosis, treatment and follow-up. Since the nursing community works closely in association with clinicians in patient care, it is important for them to be aware of the biochemical aspects of human diseases. Textbook of Biochemistry for Nurses including nutrition has been designed to cater to the needs of the nursing students. It is an effort to present biochemistry for nurses including certain topics of nutrition in simple and understandable form. This book is useful for first year B.Sc. nursing and PCBSc nursing students and paramedical courses