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Enduring Trials God's Way: A Biblical Recipe for Finding Joy in S...
by Scott LaPierre

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English

Pages

182

Publication Date

November 15, 2017

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<b>Trials are part of life on this side of heaven, and God wants to use them for your good!</b><br /><br />Pastor Scott LaPierre presents scriptural principles that give believers the encouragement they need when suffering. Every chapter concludes with questions that help you apply what you are reading. With <em>Enduring Trials God’s Way</em> you will:<br /><ul><li>Develop the spiritual perspective to embrace trials<br /></li><li>Appreciate the maturity trials produce<br /></li><li>Understand the rewards­—in this life and the next—for enduring trials<br /></li><li>Recognize God is still compassionate and gracious even during trials<br /></li><li>Learn to persevere through trials that threaten your faith</li></ul>Your suffering is not meaningless or accidental. God loves you, and He always works in your best interests. Learn the <em>Biblical Recipe for Finding Joy in Suffering</em>!<br /><br /><b>Endorsed by prominent ministry leaders:</b><br /><ul><li>"Richly biblical and encouraging, Scott LaPierre's latest book reveals a gracious pastor's heart. Every believer needs this book!"--<b>Douglas Bond:</b> Speaker, tour leader, and author of twenty-five books<br /></li><li>"One of the best biblical treatments of suffering I have seen. You want this book in your library!"--<b>Dr. Carlton McLeod:</b> Speaker, author, and senior pastor of Calvary Revival Church Chesapeake</li></ul><br /><br /><br />
No Such Thing as a Snow Day: A Collection of Reader-Submitted Med...
by Kerry Hamm

Language

English

Pages

126

Publication Date

November 11, 2019

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Volume 19 is here, folks, filled with relatable submissions from RNs, techs, surgeons, LEOs, EMS/Fire, registration staff, and patients themselves. First responders share unique baby names, we hear stories about clueless newbies, bitter veterans, and patients with good intentions but bad ideas. We also hear more about the not-so-happy side of this industry. Grab a blanket, a mug of hot chocolate, and cozy up in front of the fire to catch up with submissions from people like you!
The First Cell: And the Human Costs of Pursuing Cancer to the Las...
by Azra Raza

Language

English

Pages

332

Publication Date

October 15, 2019

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<b>With the fascinating scholarship of <i>The Emperor of All Maladies</i> and the deeply personal experience of <i>When Breath Becomes Air</i>, a world-class oncologist examines the current state of cancer and its devastating impact on the individuals it affects -- including herself.</b><br />We have lost the war on cancer. We spend $150 billion each year treating it, yet -- a few innovations notwithstanding -- a patient with cancer is as likely to die of it as one was fifty years ago. Most new drugs add mere months to one's life at agonizing physical and financial cost.<br />In <i>The First Cell</i>, Azra Raza offers a searing account of how both medicine and our society (mis)treats cancer, how we can do better, and why we must. A lyrical journey from hope to despair and back again, <i>The First Cell</i> explores cancer from every angle: medical, scientific, cultural, and personal. Indeed, Raza describes how she bore the terrible burden of being her own husband's oncologist as he succumbed to leukemia. Like <i>When Breath Becomes Air</i>, <i>The First Cell</i> is no ordinary book of medicine, but a book of wisdom and grace by an author who has devoted her life to making the unbearable easier to bear.
Mayo Clinic Guide to a Healthy Pregnancy 2nd Edition: 2nd Edition...
by Myra J. Wick M.D. Ph.D.

Language

English

Pages

520

Publication Date

September 18, 2018

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<p><strong>An essential pregnancy resource for all parents-to-be. <em>Mayo Clinic Guide to a Healthy Pregnancy, second edition </em>is an authoritative, yet practical reference manual from the pregnancy experts at the #1 ranked hospital in America.</strong></p><br /><p>The newly updated book includes information on everything from healthy lifestyle habits to the latest technologies in prenatal care and childbirth. Features include week-by-week updates on baby’s growth, as well as month-by-month changes that mom can expect. In addition, you’ll find a 40-week pregnancy calendar, an overview of common pregnancy symptoms, information on safe medicine use, tools to help parents with important pregnancy decisions, and general caregiving advice — information moms and dads can trust to help give their little ones a healthy start.</p><br /><p><em>Mayo Clinic Guide to a Healthy Pregnancy, second edition</em> is the collective effort of a team of health care experts who find nothing in medicine more exciting and satisfying than the birth of a healthy child by a healthy mother. Any parent-to-be looking for accurate and authoritative information from a reliable source will surely appreciate this illustrated, easy-to-understand book.</p>
Tintinalli's Emergency Medicine: A Comprehensive Study Guide, 9th...
by , David M. Cline

Language

English

Pages

2160

Publication Date

October 22, 2019

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<b>Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product.</b><br /> <br /> <br /><br />The long awaited new edition of the world's most widely used and highly regarded textbook and reference of emergency medicine -- Endorsed by the American College of Emergency Physicians<br /> <br /><br />Unquestionably the leading text in emergency medicine, <i>Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine</i> is a true must-have resource for everyone in emergency medicine --- from residents to practicing physicians. The Ninth Edition of provides the depth and breadth of coverage that reflects the complexity and expertise needed to practice emergency medicine successfully in today’s fast –paced environments. It is an important contemporary clinical emergency care resource for physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants who practice emergency medicine and for emergency medicine and pediatric emergency medicine fellows. It remains the preferred study guide for in-training and board examinations and recertification.<br /> <br /><br />This comprehensive text covers everything from prehospital care, disaster preparedness, and basic resuscitative techniques to all the major diseases requiring emergency treatment in adults and children, such as pulmonary emergencies, renal and genitourinary disorders, and hemophilia.<br /> <br /><br />• Full-color design with more tables than ever to succinctly present key information<br /><br />• Extensive updates to all sections, incorporating the latest guidelines, evidence-based protocols, and relevant research<br /><br />• Online access to more than 50 videos, covering a wide range of procedural and diagnostic topics and focusing on the latest ultrasound-guided techniques – most NEW to this edition<br /><br />• NEW Chief Complaint infographics for the Thirty Most Common Presenting Symptoms in the Emergency Department. These printable, downloadable guides feature algorithms, mnemonics, and succinct text to assist differential diagnosis.<br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br />
Motivational Interviewing, Third Edition: Helping People Change (...
by , Stephen Rollnick

Language

English

Pages

482

Publication Date

November 11, 2012

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<p>This bestselling work for professionals and students is the authoritative presentation of motivational interviewing (MI), the powerful approach to facilitating change. The book elucidates the four processes of MI--engaging, focusing, evoking, and planning--and vividly demonstrates what they look like in action. A wealth of vignettes and interview examples illustrate the "dos and don'ts" of successful implementation in diverse contexts. Highly accessible, the book is infused with respect and compassion for clients. The companion Web page provides additional helpful resources, including reflection questions, an extended bibliography, and annotated case material.<br /><br /> This book is in the Applications of Motivational Interviewing series, edited by Stephen Rollnick, William R. Miller, and Theresa B. Moyers.</p> New to This Edition:*Reflects major advances in understanding and teaching MI.*Fully restructured around the new four-process model.*Additional case examples and counseling situations.*Reviews the growing evidence base and covers ways to assess MI fidelity. Pedagogical Features Include:*Online reflection questions and annotated cases, ideal for classroom discussion.*Key points at the end of each chapter.*Engaging boxes with special topics and personal reflections.*Extended bibliography and quick-reference glossary.
Saunders Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-RN® Examination - E-...
by , Angela E. Silvestri

Language

English

Pages

1143

Publication Date

August 23, 2019

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<p>Get the tools and skills you need to prepare for the NCLEX®! Often called the ‘the best NCLEX<sup>®</sup> exam review book ever,’ <b>Saunders Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-RN® Examination, 8<sup>th</sup> Edition </b>has been thoroughly updated to reflect the most recent test plan. This new edition includes 5,200 NCLEX examination-style questions in the book and online. A companion Evolve website includes thousands of questions that allow you to decide how you want to practice! Don't make the mistake of assuming the quality of the questions is the same in all NCLEX exam review books, because only Silvestri includes the kinds of questions that consistently test the clinical judgment skills necessary to pass today's NCLEX exam. Even better, all answers include detailed rationales to help you learn from your answer choices and test-taking strategies with tips on how to best approach each question. Written by the most trusted name in NCLEX review, this is THE book of choice for NCLEX preparation. But don’t just take our word for it — read any customer review or ask your classmates to see why there's nothing else like it!</p><ul><b></b><li><b>Over 5,200 practice questions </b>in the text and online offer ample testing practice. </li><li><b>75-question comprehensive exam </b>covers all content areas in the book in the same percentages that they are covered on the actual NCLEX-RN test plan.</li><li><b>Inclusion of all alternate item format questions</b> covers multiple response, prioritizing [ordered response], fill-in-the-blank, figure/illustration [hot spot], chart/exhibit, video, and audio questions to give students practice with mastering prioritizing, decision-making, and critical thinking skills.</li><li><b>Presents introductory chapters on preparation guidance</b> for the NCLEX-RN, nonacademic preparation, test-taking strategies, the CAT format, and the NCLEX-RN from a new graduate’s experience.</li><li><b><i>UNIQUE! </i>Audio review summaries</b> on pharmacology, fluids and electrolytes, and acid-base balance are found on the Evolve companion site.</li><li><b>Expanded coverage of delegation, prioritization, and triage/disaster management </b>in the practice questions reflect the areas of increased emphasis on the NCLEX exam.</li><li><b>UNIQUE!</b> <b>A</b> <b>detailed test-taking strategy and rationale</b> is included for each question, offering clues for analyzing and uncovering the correct answer option</li><li><b>UNIQUE!</b> <b>Priority concepts</b> call-outs highlight specific concepts related to nursing practice. Concepts have been updated to reflect the latest Giddens: Concepts for Nursing Practice text.</li><li><b>UNIQUE! More <i>Priority Nursing Action</i> boxes </b>communicate new and pertinent content<b>.</b> </li><li><b>Question categories </b>by cognitive level, client needs area, integrated process, and content area give you completely customizable exams or study sessions when using the companion Evolve site.</li><li><b>UNIQUE!</b> <i><b>Pyramid Alert!</b></i><b> boxes</b> spotlight important nursing concepts and procedures, and include tips and shortcuts for remembering key information. </li><li><b>Mnemonics</b> included where appropriate throughout the text.</li> </ul>
Deep Medicine: How Artificial Intelligence Can Make Healthcare Hu...
by Eric Topol

Language

English

Pages

341

Publication Date

March 12, 2019

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<b>One of America's top doctors reveals how AI will empower physicians and revolutionize patient care </b> <br /> Medicine has become inhuman, to disastrous effect. The doctor-patient relationship--the heart of medicine--is broken: doctors are too distracted and overwhelmed to truly connect with their patients, and medical errors and misdiagnoses abound. In <i>Deep Medicine</i>, leading physician Eric Topol reveals how artificial intelligence can help. AI has the potential to transform everything doctors do, from notetaking and medical scans to diagnosis and treatment, greatly cutting down the cost of medicine and reducing human mortality. By freeing physicians from the tasks that interfere with human connection, AI will create space for the real healing that takes place between a doctor who can listen and a patient who needs to be heard. <br /> Innovative, provocative, and hopeful, <i>Deep Medicine</i> shows us how the awesome power of AI can make medicine better, for all the humans involved.
Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital
by Sheri Fink

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English

Pages

546

Publication Date

September 10, 2013

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<p><b>Pulitzer Prize winner Sheri Fink’s landmark investigation of patient deaths at a New Orleans hospital ravaged by Hurricane Katrina—and her suspenseful portrayal of the quest for truth and justice.</b><br /><br />In the tradition of the best investigative journalism, physician and reporter Sheri Fink reconstructs 5 days at Memorial Medical Center and draws the reader into the lives of those who struggled mightily to survive and maintain life amid chaos.<br /><i><br /></i>After Katrina struck and the floodwaters rose, the power failed, and the heat climbed, exhausted caregivers chose to designate certain patients last for rescue. Months later, several of those caregivers faced criminal allegations that they deliberately injected numerous patients with drugs to hasten their deaths. <br /><br /><i>Five Days at Memorial</i>, the culmination of six years of reporting, unspools the mystery of what happened in those days, bringing the reader into a hospital fighting for its life and into a conversation about the most terrifying form of health care rationing.<br /><br />In a voice at once involving and fair, masterful and intimate, Fink exposes the hidden dilemmas of end-of-life care and reveals just how ill-prepared we are for the impact of large-scale disasters—and how we can do better. A remarkable book, engrossing from start to finish, <i>Five Days at Memorial</i> radically transforms your understanding of human nature in crisis.<br /><br /><b>One of The <i>New York Times</i>' Best Ten Books of the Year</b></p>
Nursing Diagnosis Handbook E-Book: An Evidence-Based Guide to Pla...
by , Melody Zanotti

Language

English

Pages

1079

Publication Date

February 19, 2019

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<p>Get nursing care plans right! Ackley’s <b>Nursing Diagnosis Handbook:</b> <b>An Evidence-Based Guide to Planning Care, 12th Edition</b> helps practicing nurses and nursing students select appropriate nursing diagnoses and write care plans with ease and confidence. This convenient handbook shows you how to correlate nursing diagnoses with known information about clients on the basis of assessment findings, established medical or psychiatric diagnoses, and the current treatment plan. Extensively revised and updated with the new 2018-2020 NANDA-I approved nursing diagnoses, it integrates the NIC and NOC taxonomies, evidence-based nursing interventions, and adult, pediatric, geriatric, multicultural, home care, safety, and client/family teaching and discharge planning considerations to guide your students in creating unique, individualized care plans.</p><ul><b></b><li><b>Step-by-step instructions</b> shows you how to use the <i>Guide to Nursing Diagnoses</i> and <i>Guide to Planning Care</i> sections to create a unique, individualized plan of care. </li><li><b>UNIQUE!</b> <b>Provides care plans for every NANDA-I approved nursing diagnosis</b></li><li><b>Promotes</b> <b>evidence-based interventions and rationales</b> by including recent or classic research that supports the use of each intervention. </li><li><b>Presents</b> <b>examples of and suggested NIC interventions and NOC outcomes</b> in each care plan.</li><li><b>150 NCLEX exam-style review questions </b>are available on Evolve.</li><li><b>Easy-to-follow sections I and II</b> guide you through the nursing process and selection of appropriate nursing </li><li><b>Appendixes </b>provide you with valuable information in an easy-to-access location. </li><li><b>Clear, concise interventions</b> are usually only a sentence or two long and use no more than two references. </li><li><b>Safety content</b> emphasizes what must be considered to provide safe patient care. </li><li><b>Classic evidence-based references </b>promote evidence-based interventions and rationales.</li><li><b><i>List of Nursing Diagnosis</i> Index</b> on inside front cover of book for quick reference.   </li><li><b>Alphabetical thumb tabs </b>allow quick access to specific symptoms and nursing diagnoses.</li></ul><ul><b></b><li><b>NEW!</b> <b>Includes comprehensive, up-to-date information on the new 2018-2020</b> <b>NANDA-I approved nursing diagnoses, </b>complete with 17 new diagnoses.</li><li><b>NEW! and UPDATED! Provides the latest NIC/NO C, interventions, and rationales</b> for every care plan</li><li><b>NEW! Section I: Gender identity discussion</b> includes information about the caregiver’s responsibility for adapting care accordingly. </li><li><b>NEW! Interventions reorganized by priority</b> helps you quickly identify the information you’re searching for. </li><li><b>NEW! Section II: Bullying, Gender Dysphoria, Medical marijuana, Military families/personnel, Opioid use/abuse, Service animals, Technology addiction, and Veterans.</b></li><li><b>NEW! Additional clarification of use of QSEN</b> throughout book in Section I</li><li><b>NEW! Concept map creator</b> added from Yoost textbook. </li><li><b>NEW! Updated rationales</b> include evidence-based references 5 years or less.</li></ul>

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