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Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured
by American Academy of Ortho...

Language

English

Pages

1581

Publication Date

February 12, 2016

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In 1971, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) published the first edition of Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured and laid the foundation of EMS training. Today, the Eleventh Edition transforms how EMS education is delivered throughout the world and helps develop world-class EMS providers around the globe..<br /><br />Based on the National EMS Education Standards and the 2015 CPR/ECC Guidelines, the Eleventh Edition offers complete coverage of every competency statement with clarity and precision in a concise format that ensures students' comprehension and encourages critical thinking. New cognitive and didactic material is presented, along with new skills and features, to create a robust and innovative EMT training solution.<br />Today, the AAOS suite of EMS educational resources, from first aid and CPR to critical care transport, is the gold standard in training programs by offering exceptional content and instructional resources that meet the diverse needs of today's educators and students.<br />Current State-of-the-Art Medical Content<br />The Eleventh Edition aligns with current medical standards--from PHTLS to NASEMSO--and incorporates evidence-based medical concepts to ensure students and instructors have accurate, insightful interpretation of medical science as it applies to prehospital medicine today.<br />Application to Real-World EMS<br />Through evolving patient case studies in each chapter, the Eleventh Edition gives students real-world context to apply the knowledge gained in the chapter, clarifying how the information is used to care for patients in the field, and pushing students to engage in critical thinking and discussion.<br />A Foundation for Life<br />The Eleventh Edition is built on the premise that students need a solid foundation in the basics and then appropriate reinforcement. The Eleventh Edition provides students with a comprehensive understanding of anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology, and medical terminology. Concepts are briefly reviewed within related subsequent chapters, solidifying the foundational knowledge and offering a context when studying specific emergencies. <br /><br />Patient Assessment, a critical topic, is presented as a single, comprehensive chapter, to ensure students understand patient assessment as a single, integrated process--the way providers actually practice it in the field. Core concepts of Patient Assessment are reinforced in clinical chapters, where the unique aspects of the illness or injury are highlighted.
Evidence-Based Practice in Nursing & Healthcare: A Guide to Best ...
by , Ellen Fineout-Overholt

Language

English

Pages

656

Publication Date

August 08, 2014

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Written in a friendly, conversational style, this Third Edition of Bernadette Melnyk and Ellen Fineout-Overholt’s gold standard textbook covers all the steps students need to make evidence-based practice part of their clinical decision making and everyday nursing practice. Real world examples and meaningful strategies in every chapter show students how to take a clinical issue from inquiry to a sustainable solution that drives a preferred standard of care. <br /><br />This edition includes new features to help students see the difference they can make by using the EBP paradigm and process, including EBP Fast Facts that highlight important points from each chapter and Making EBP Real boxes that present successful case stories in real world settings. The Third Edition also offers an expanded array of online resources, including case studies with application exercises and short audio podcasts that highlight important points.
Medical Assisting: Administrative Skills
by Kathryn Booth

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English

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Publication Date

March 11, 2016

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Be on the ball with Booth Medical Assisting 6e. Learn all of the essential administrative and clinical medical assisting skills in the BWW Medical Associates clinic simulated through case studies sample practice paperwork soft skills success exercises PracticeFusion screenshots and EHR documentation examples. Booth Medical Assisting 6e teaches you to juggle your many responsibilities first as a student where Connect SmartBook Practice Medical Assisting and ActivSim set you on a path to mastery and then as a full-fledged medical assistant.
Kinesiology of the Musculoskeletal System: Foundations for Rehabi...
by Donald A. Neumann

Language

English

Pages

784

Publication Date

November 03, 2016

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<p>With its focus on the normal and abnormal mechanical interactions between the muscles and joints of the body, <b>Kinesiology of the Musculoskeletal System: Foundations for Rehabilitation, 3rd Edition</b> provides a foundation for the practice of physical rehabilitation. This comprehensive, research-based core text presents kinesiology as it relates to physical rehabilitation in a clinically relevant and accessible manner. It provides students and clinicians with the language of human movement — and acts as a bridge between basic science and clinical management. Full-color anatomic and kinesiologic illustrations clearly demonstrate the anatomy, functional movement, and biomechanical principles underlying movement; and dynamic new video clips help you interpret new concepts with visual demonstration.</p><ul><b><li>More than 900 high-quality illustrations</b> provide you with the visual accompaniments you need to comprehend the material. </li><li><b><i>Clinical Connections</i> boxes</b> at the end of each chapter in Sections II through IV highlight or expand upon a particular clinical concept associated with the kinesiology covered in the chapter.</li><li><b><i>Special Focus</i> boxes</b> interspersed throughout the text provide numerous clinical examples that demonstrate why kinesiologic information is needed.</li><li><b>Critical thinking questions</b> challenge you to review or reinforce the main concepts contained within each chapter.</li><li><b>Evidence-based approach</b> emphasizes the importance of research in physical therapy decision-making.</li><li><b>Evolve site for students</b> comes with video clips, answers to study questions, and references linked to Medline.</li><li><b>Evolve site for instructors</b> includes an image collection from the text, teaching tips, and lab activities.</li></ul><ul><b><li>NEW! <i>Kinesiology of Running</i> chapter</b> covers the biomechanics of running. </li><li><b>NEW! Video clips</b> help you interpret new concepts with visual demonstration.</li><li><b>NEW! All-new content</b> on the pelvic floor.</li><li><b>NEW! Thoroughly updated references</b> emphasize the evidence-based presentation of information in the text. <b></b></li><li><b>NEW!</b> <b>QR codes linked to videos </b>for easy viewing on mobile devices.</li><li><b>NEW! Pageburst enhanced edition</b> allows you to access multimedia content from the eBook without going to another website.</li></ul>
James Allen 21 Books: Complete Premium Collection
by James Allen

Language

English

Pages

820

Publication Date

June 22, 2017

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James Allen 21 Books: Complete Premium Collection<br />1. AS A MAN THINKETH<br />2. FROM POVERTY TO POWER; OR, THE REALIZATION OF PROSPERITY AND PEACE. THE PATH OF PROSPERITY<br />3. THE WAY OF PEACE<br />4. ALL THESE THINGS ADDED.<br />5. BYWAYS OF BLESSEDNESS.<br />6. THE MASTERY OF DESTINY.<br />7. THE LIFE TRIUMPHANT:<br />MASTERING THE HEART AND MIND.<br />8. EIGHT PILLARS OF PROSPERITY.<br />9. FOUNDATION STONES TO HAPPINESS AND SUCCESS.<br />10. ABOVE LIFE'S TURMOIL.<br />11. FROM PASSION TO PEACE.<br />12. MAN: KING OF MIND, BODY, AND CIRCUMSTANCE.<br />13. LIGHT ON LIFE'S DIFFICULTIES<br />14. MEN AND SYSTEMS.<br />15. THE SHINING GATEWAY<br />16. OUT FROM THE HEART.<br />17. THROUGH THE GATES OF GOOD, OR CHRIST AND CONDUCT.<br />18. THE DIVINE COMPANION.<br />19. MORNING AND EVENING THOUGHTS.<br />20. JAMES ALLEN'S BOOK OF MEDITATIONS FOR EVERY DAY IN THE YEAR.<br />21. POEMS OF PEACE
Admission Assessment Exam Review
by HESI

Language

English

Pages

159

Publication Date

February 04, 2016

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<p>Passing your admission assessment exam is the first step on the journey to becoming a successful health professional — make sure you’re prepared with <b>Admission Assessment Exam Review, 4<SUP>th</SUP> Edition</b>! From the testing experts at HESI, this user-friendly guide walks you through the topics and question types found on admission exams, including: math, reading comprehension, vocabulary, grammar, biology, chemistry, anatomy and physiology, and physics. The guide includes hundreds of sample questions, step-by-step explanations, illustrations, and comprehensive practice exams to help you review the subject areas and hone your test-taking skills. Plus, the pre-test and post-test help identify your specific areas of weakness so you can focus your study time on the subjects you need most. If you want to pass the HESI Admission Assessment Exam or any other admissions assessment exam for health professions that you may encounter, there’s no better resource than HESI’s <i>Admission Assessment Exam Review</i>.</p><ul><li><i><i><b>HESI Hints</b></i></i><b> boxes</b> offer valuable test-taking tips, as well as rationales, suggestions, examples, and reminders for specific topics.</li><li><b>Step-by-step explanations and sample problems in the math section </b>show you how to work through each problem so you understand the steps it takes to complete the equation.</li><li><b>Sample questions in all other sections </b>prepare you for the questions you will face on the A2 Exam.</li><li><b>User-friendly vocabulary chapter </b>covers more of the medical terminology that you will face on the A2 Exam.</li><li><b>Easy to read format with consistent section features </b>includes an introduction, key terms, chapter outline, and a bulleted summary to better help you organize your review time and understand the information.</li><li><b>F</b><b>ull-color layout and illustrations</b> visually reinforce key concepts for better understanding.</li></ul><ul><b><li>NEW! 25-question pre-test </b>at the beginning of the text helps you assess your areas of strength and weakness before using the text. </li><li><b>NEW! 50-question comprehensive post –test</b> is included at the back of the text and covers all of the text’s subject areas. The questions will also include rationales for correct/incorrect answers. </li><li><b>NEW! Evolve companion site </b>with <b>two comprehensive practice exams </b>helps hone your review and preparation for the<b> </b>HESI Admission Assessment Exam.</li><li><b>NEW! Physics review questions</b> have been added to ensure you are thoroughly prepared in this subject area.</li></ul>
Clinically Oriented Anatomy
by , Anne M. R. Agur

Language

English

Pages

1186

Publication Date

July 24, 2017

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The world’s most trusted clinically focused anatomy text!<br /><br />Renowned for comprehensive coverage, the best-selling Clinically Oriented Anatomy guides students from initial anatomy and foundational science courses through clinical training and practice. The eighth edition reflects significant new information and updates and maintains the highest standards for scientific and clinical accuracy. Comprehensive updates reflect changes in the clinical application of anatomy as well as new imaging technologies, focusing on the anatomy that students need to know.
Pharmacotherapeutics for Advanced Practice: A Practical Approach
by , Jennifer A. Reinhold

Language

English

Pages

884

Publication Date

June 09, 2016

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Be ready to prescribe and administer drugs safely and effectively—and grasp all the vitals of pharmacology—with the fully updated Pharmacotherapeutics for Advanced Practice, 4th edition.<br /> <br />Written by pharmacology nursing experts, this easy-to-read text offers proven frameworks for treating more than 50 common diseases and disorders. Learn how to identify disorders, review possible therapies, then prescribe and monitor drug treatment, accurately. Based on current evidence and real-life patient scenarios, this is the perfect pharmacology learning guide and on-the-spot clinical resource.<br /> <br />Absorb the key principles and practical methods for accurate prescribing and monitoring, with . . . <br /> <br />NEW chapter on Parkinson’s disease, osteoarthritis, and rheumatoid arthritis<br />NEW and updated therapies, and updated and additional case studies, with sample questions<br />NEW content on the impacts of the Affordable Care Act<br />Updated chapters on complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) and pharmacogenomics<br />Updated evidence-based algorithms and drug tables – Listing uses, mechanisms, adverse effects, drug interactions, contraindications, and monitoring parameters, organized by drug class; quick access to generic and trade names and dosages<br />Quick-scan format organizes information by body system<br />Chapter features include:<br />Brief overview – Pathophysiology of each disorder, and relevant classes of drugs<br />Monitoring Patient Response section – What to monitor, and when<br />Patient Education section – Includes information on CAM for each disorder<br />Drug Overview tables – Usual dose, contraindications and side effects, and special considerations<br />Algorithms – Visual cues on how to approach treatment<br />Updated Recommended Order of Treatment tables – First-, second- and third-line drug therapies for each disorder<br />Answers to Case Study Questions for each disorder – Strengthens critical thinking skills<br />Selecting the Most Appropriate Agent section – The thought process for choosing an initial drug therapy<br />Principles of Therapeutics unit – Avoiding medication errors; pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics; impact of drug interactions and adverse events; principles of pharmacotherapy for pediatrics, pregnancy/lactation, and geriatrics<br />Disorders units – Pharmacotherapy for disorders in various body systems<br />Pharmacotherapy in Health Promotion unit – Smoking cessation, immunizations, weight management<br />Women’s Health unit – Including contraception, menopause, and osteoporosis<br />Integrative Approach to Patient Care unit – Issues to consider when presented with more than one diagnosis<br />Standard pharmacotherapeutics text for nurse practitioners, students, and physician assistants<br />Ancillaries – Case Study answers, multiple choice questions and answers for every chapter, PowerPoints, Acronyms List
Medical Terminology: The Best and Most Effective Way to Memorize,...
by David Andersson

Language

English

Pages

182

Publication Date

November 14, 2016

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<h1><strong>Medical Terminology </strong></h1><hr><h2><br /></h2><h2><u><strong>Let’s be very clear about this,</strong></u> if you want to feel proud of yourself and do a great job in the health care field, you need to learn and understand medical terminology! It is a fundamental part of the future of your career.</h2><h3><br /></h3><h3>Our medical terminology book is a must-have study guide and workbook for students looking to broaden or refreshen their skills of understanding medical terms. It is perfect for anyone who wishes to enter the medical field, and is a great complementary tool to have when preparing for the <strong>NCLEX</strong> or <strong>MCAT</strong>! </h3><hr><h3><br /></h3><h3>With this book you will learn and understand the basic concepts of medical terminology and how it is being used in everyday life among healthcare personnel. Becoming familiarised with medical terminology is a fundamental part of any medical career. </h3><h3><br /></h3><h3><strong>With that many medical books to choose from, it can be hard to decide which one to buy. </strong></h3><h3><br /></h3><h3>This book focuses on the readability apsect, which allows for an easy training guide and review. It is divided into chapters, and since the addition of multiple choice questions, the reader now has the possibility to practice and test what they have learned from previous chapters. The answers to these questions can be found at the very end of the book. By focusing on the important word parts — common prefixes, suffixes, and root words — the book goes to great lengths in simplifying the process of memorizing the medical language. </h3><h3><br /></h3><h3><strong><u>With this book you will:</u></strong></h3><h3><br /></h3><ul><li><h3> ..Be able to interpret medical terminology</h3></li><li><h3>..Learn and understand the basic fundamentals</h3></li><li><h3>..Be able to test your knowledge with multiple choice questions</h3></li></ul><h3><br /></h3><h3>Go to the top-right of the page and click <strong>"Add to Cart"</strong></h3>
Therapeutic Exercise Foundations and Techniques (Therapeudic Exer...
by , Borstad John

Language

English

Pages

1128

Publication Date

October 18, 2017

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Here is all the guidance you need to customize interventions for individuals with movement dysfunction. You’ll find the perfect balance of theory and clinical technique—in-depth discussions of the principles of therapeutic exercise and manual therapy and the most up-to-date exercise and management guidelines.

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