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Kielhofner's Research in Occupational Therapy, 2nd Edition
Methods of Inquiry for Enhancing Practice
Renee R. Taylor
With an international team of expert contributors, Renee Taylor carries on Gary Kielhofner’s innovative work in the 2nd Edition of his comprehensive research methodologies text.
Foundations of Morphodynamics in Osteopathy
An Integrative Approach to Cranium, Nervous System, and Emotions
In 35 chapters written by the editor and a team of internationally renowned contributors, the book covers the underlying principles of osteopathic palpation from a biodynamic and 'morphodynamic' perspective, and their application in the cranial field and the spinal cord.
Palpation and Assessment in Manual Therapy, 4th Edition
Learning the Art and Refining Your Skills
In this fourth edition of his now well-established and much loved book Leon Chaitow has introduced references to the latest research findings relating to fascia and its role in health and disease, so that practitioners can apply this knowledge in interpreting what they palpate. In addition to the author, six notable contributors from Europe and North America enhance the work’s range and authority.
Teaching and Learning in Physical Therapy, 2nd Edition
From Classroom to Clinic
Margaret Plack, Maryanne Driscoll
Teaching and Learning in Physical Therapy: From Classroom to Clinic, Second Edition is based on the teaching, research, and professional experiences of Drs. Margaret Plack and Maryanne Driscoll, who together have over 60 years of experience. More importantly it contains practical information that allows students, educators, and clinicians to develop optimal instructional strategies in a variety of settings.
The Mindful Nurse
Using the Power of Mindfulness and Compassion to Help You Thrive in Your Work
Carmel Bernadette Sheridan
This easy-to-follow book offers a new skill set to cope with the challenges of nursing and sustain compassion in the long term. Backed by scientific evidence, the book teaches mindfulness and compassion practices to lessen stress, enhance relationships, improve patient care, and reduce patient risk. With a new understanding of everyday mindfulness and compassion, nurses can overcome the myriad contemporary challenges inherent in the workplace—and in their own lives.
Medications and Mothers' Milk 2017, 17th Edition
Dr. Thomas W. Hale, Dr. Hilary E. Rowe
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company; 17 edition (October 24, 2016)
Now in its 17th Edition, Medications and Mothers’ Milk, is the worldwide best selling drug reference on the use of medications in breastfeeding mothers. This book provides you with the most current, complete, and easy-to-read information on thousands of medications in breastfeeding mothers.
NCLEX-RN Notes 3rd Edition
Content Review & Exam Prep
Barbara A. Vitale
Here are the tips, strategies, techniques, and content you need—all in one pocket-sized resource. You'll review all major content areas while you hone your test-taking techniques.
Davis's Q&A Review for NCLEX-RN® 2nd Edition
Kathleen A. Ohman
Davis's Q&A Review for the NCLEX-RN® Examination, 2nd Edition puts you on the road to exam success with 2,750 questions. You’ll find more than 25% alternate-format questions as well as comprehensive rationales for every answer option so you know exactly why your answer is correct or incorrect.
Davis's Comprehensive Handbook of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests, 7th Edition
With Nursing Implications
Anne M. Van Leeuwen, Mickey L. Bladh
Tests and procedures are listed in alphabetical order by their complete name for quick reference. The integrated index allows fast searches by abbreviation, synonym, disease/disorder, specimen type, or test classification. Plus, a Body Systems Appendix includes a list of common laboratory and diagnostic tests for each body system as well as nutrition-related lab tests.
Family Practice Guidelines, 4th Edition
Jill C. Cash Cheryl A. Glass
Concise and clearly organized, the resource features detailed, step-by-step instructions for physical examinations and diagnostic testing in the outpatient setting, information on health promotion, care guidelines, dietary information, information on culturally responsive care, patient resources, and abundant patient education handouts.
Annual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Volume 37, 2017
Contemporary Issues and Future Directions in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Aging
Kristina M. Hash, Anissa Rogers
With its critical examination of contemporary issues facing lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) elders, this landmark Annual Review continues a nearly 40-year tradition of providing state-of-the-art knowledge, insight, and research on topics critical to gerontologists worldwide.
Trauma Certified Registered Nurse (TCRN) Examination Review
Think in Questions, Learn by Rationales
Kendra Menzies Kent
This is a comprehensive review for the new Trauma-Certified Registered Nurse® Exam, featuring innovative clinical judgment-enhancing content review, 500 practice test Q&As with rationales, test-taking skills, and in-depth coverage of the test blueprint.
Clinical Laboratory Medicine for Mental Health Professionals
Sandra A. Jacobson
A revised, abridged version of the seminal work, Laboratory Medicine in Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Clinical Laboratory Medicine for Mental Health Professionals more directly addresses the needs of general psychiatrists and their mental health colleagues in clinical practice.
Motivational Interviewing for Clinical Practice
Petros Levounis, Bachaar Arnaout, Carla Marienfeld
Designed to address recent developments in the quickly evolving field of motivating people to change behaviors and lead healthier lives, Motivational Interviewing for Clinical Practice provides busy clinicians with expert guidance for integrating motivational interviewing into their practice.
Behavioral Classification System for Problem Behaviors in Schools
A Diagnostic Manual
Ennio Cipani, Alessandra Cipani
This diagnostic manual provides a uniform and unique function-based classification system for categorizing problem behaviors in schools. Written by the author of the bestselling textbook on functional behavioral assessment (FBA), the Cipani Behavioral Classification System (BCS) contained in this manual provides an invaluable alternative to the idiosyncratic descriptions of problem behavior functions currently employed in FBA reports.
The Picky Eater Project
6 Weeks to Happier, Healthier, Family Mealtimes
Natalie Digate Muth, Sally Sampson
The Picky Eater Project: 6 Weeks to Happier, Healthier Family Mealtimes is a one-of-a-kind book that can transform even the most finicky eaters into fledgling foodies. Focusing on kids’ participation, interactive strategies, kitchen experiments, and delicious kid-friendly recipes, the book is based on a six-week plan that makes shopping and cooking fun.
Nature Cures Pocketbooks
N H Hawes
In the late '80s, NASA studied houseplants as a way to purify the air in space facilities. They found a range of plants that filter out common volatile organic compounds. In the same way, these plants can help clean the indoor air here on Earth, which is typically far more polluted than outdoor air and not only can they remove airborne contaminants but some are also nutritious herbs for both medicinal and cooking use.
Nature Cures Pocketbooks
Grow Your Own Health Garden
N H Hawes
In Grow Your Own Health Garden, Nat Hawes tells you how to work with nature to produce a rich crop of healthy and delicious food, and which foods are best to grow nutritionally and as remedies for common ailments.
How to Feel Differently About Food
Liberation and Recovery from Emotional Eating
Sally Baker, Liz Hogon
Sally Baker and Liz Hogon, informed by helping hundreds of clients achieve a sustained healthy approach to eating, have researched and written How To Feel Differently About Food to break the painful cycle of yo-yo dieting and emotional eating. The book cuts a clear path through the conflicting nutritional information that fills the popular media to reveal the best way to eat for improved health and enhanced mood, boost energy without triggering feelings of hunger and stop wildly fluctuating blood-sugar levels that lead to cravings.