Physical Rehabilitation 7th Edition
Susan B. O'Sullivan, Thomas J. Schmitz, George Fulk
Rely on this comprehensive, curriculum-spanning text and reference now and throughout your career! You’ll find everything you need to know about the rehabilitation management of adult patients… from integrating basic surgical, medical, and therapeutic interventions to how to select the most appropriate evaluation procedures, develop rehabilitation goals, and implement a treatment plan.
Medical Terminology Simplified 6th Edition
A Programmed Learning Approach by Body System
Barbara A. Gylys, Regina M. Masters
Build a medical vocabulary frame by frame as you explore each body system through the major combining forms, a comprehensive pathology section, and medical records and evaluations, complemented by true-to-life artwork.
Hematology in Practice 3rd Edition
Basic principles of hematology made memorable. Build a solid understanding of hematology in the context of practical laboratory practice and principles. Visual language, innovative case studies, role-playing troubleshooting cases, and laboratory protocols bring laboratory practice to life. Superbly organized, this reader-friendly text breaks a complex subject into easy-to-follow, manageable sections. Begin with the basic principles of hematology; discover red and white blood cell disorders; journey through hemostasis and disorders of coagulation; and then explore the procedures needed in the laboratory.
Occupational Therapy in Mental Health 2nd Edition
A Vision for Participation
Catana Brown, Virginia C. Stoffel, Jaime Munoz
This revision of a well-loved text continues to embrace the confluence of person, environment, and occupation in mental health as its organizing theoretical model, emphasizing the lived experience of mental illness and recovery. Rely on this groundbreaking text to guide you through an evidence-based approach to helping clients with mental health disorders on their recovery journey by participating in meaningful occupations. Understand the recovery process for all areas of their lives—physical, emotional, spiritual, and mental—and know how to manage co-occurring conditions.
Medical Laboratory Science Review 5th Edition
Robert R. Harr
This comprehensive resource provides the theoretical and practical knowledge students need to be prepared for classroom tests and certification and licensure examinations. They begin with an overview of test-taking skills and techniques. Then, they build their knowledge with more than 2,100 multiple-choice questions. The bonus quick-reference bookmark, featuring essential normal lab values, lets students cover the answers in the text as they go.
Professional Writing in Kinesiology and Sports Medicine
Publication of a research article can be a defining moment in a researcher’s career. However, the steps involved in turning an initial research question into a published article can be a long and arduous journey. To aid in this process, Professional Writing in Kinesiology and Sports Medicine was developed to serve as a comprehensive writing guide for research professionals and students who are looking to improve their academic writing skills.
Physical Activity and Public Health Practice
Daniel B. Bornstein, Amy E. Eyler, Jay E. Maddock, Justin B. Moore
Presented from both a research and a practice perspective while discussing the best available research, this book provides the basis for planning and implementing physical activity programs that work and can build healthier communities. This hands-on text incorporates learning objectives, real-world examples, case studies, and bulleted lists whenever possible so that the content can be digested easily not only in undergraduate and graduate course settings but also by public health workers and other health educators in practice. Written by world experts and augmented by practical applications, this textbook prepares public health students and practitioners to develop effective interventions and spur greater physical activity in their communities.
Procedures and Patient Care for the Physical Therapist Assistant
Procedures and patient care will be one of the first courses a physical therapist assistant (PTA) student will encounter as they begin their educational career. The foundational material covered in Procedures and Patient Care for the Physical Therapist Assistant includes information about transfers, positioning, vital sign measurement, wheelchair fit and management, assistive devices, and gait. These skills are vital to know as a PTA, regardless of specialization or location of employment.
Nursing Care Plans 10th Edition
Guidelines for Individualizing Client Care Across the Life Span
Marilynn E. Doenges, Mary Frances Moorhouse, Alice C. Murr
Here’s the step-by-step guidance you need to develop individualized plans of care while also honing your critical-thinking and analytical skills. You’ll find about 160 care plans in all, covering acute, community, and home-care settings across the life span.
Critical Care Notes 3rd Edition
Clinical Pocket Guide
Janice Jones, Brenda Fix
This pocket-sized, quick reference is your go-to guide for the precise yet comprehensive clinical information you need to care for adult patients safely and effectively.
Completely revised and updated, you’ll find even more of what you need at a moment’s notice, including coverage of rebreathing masks, cardiac surgeries, traumatic brain and head injuries, MRSA prevention and treatment guidelines, and much more!
Journey Across the Life Span 6th Edition
Human Development and Health Promotion
Elaine U. Polan, Daphne R. Taylor
Here’s just what you need to effectively care for your patients at any stage of life in today’s ever-changing world of health care. Elaine Polan and Daphne Taylor guide you through the life cycle—from conception to old age—with an emphasis on health promotion, maintenance, and restoration in clinical practice.
Understanding Medical-Surgical Nursing 6th Edition
Linda S. Williams, Paula D. Hopper
A student-oriented focus helps LPN/LVN students to master safe and effective nursing care by developing the critical-thinking and problem-solving skills they need to excel in clinical practice. Clear, concise, readable, well organized, and easy to follow, it’s the text that prepares new nurses to make the connections.
Dimensional Analysis 2nd Edition
Calculating Dosages Safely
Dosage calculations can be intimidating, but they don’t need to be. Dimensional analysis is an easy, systematic approach that shows you how to master simple to complex calculations with consistency and accuracy and reduce medication errors with simple safety mechanisms.
Dimensional analysis, which can be used on virtually every dosage calculation problem, eliminates the need to use other methods or perform lengthy, multi-step calculations. It’s a method of problem-solving that organizes data in a manner that is easy to understand and apply.
Fundamentals Success 5th Edition
NCLEX®-Style Q&A Review
Patricia M. Nugent, Barbara A. Vitale
Master the fundamentals of nursing while developing your critical-thinking and test-taking skills. More than 1,200 classroom-tested, NCLEX-style questions—including more than 440 alternate-item-format questions—reflect the latest advances in medical technology as well as the most recent guidelines and standards of care for nursing practice.
An easy-to-follow format organizes information into 24 content areas. Each question provides answers and rationales for correct and incorrect responses and strategies for how to develop your critical-thinking skills.
Adult-Gerontology Practice Guidelines 2nd Edition
Jill C. Cash, Cheryl A. Glass
The first book to encompass adult-gerontology practice guidelines for primary care, this comprehensive resource is useful as both a clinical reference and as a text for health care practitioners working with this population. Concise and up-to-date, the book is distinguished by its easy-to-read outline format that enables readers to quickly access the information they need. The second edition features 27 completely new entries associated with the aging population, an entirely new section on geriatric syndromes, and multiple updates to guideline changes for screenings. Polypharmacy issues are incorporated throughout and the BEERS list of medications is highlighted to guide prescribers in safely tapering or adding medications to a patient’s drug regimen.
Dry Eye Disease
A Practical Guide
Francis S. Mah, Michelle K. Rhee
Due to the growing population of dry eye patients, there has been much study of dry eye disease. Following the full reports of the International Dry Eye Workshops of 2007 and 2017 (DEWS I and II), as well as the recent Dry Eye Assessment and Management (DREAM) trial, there is a growing body of consensus and evidence-based literature on the treatment of dry eye. Dry Eye Disease: A Practical Guide synthesizes all these scientific sources into a comprehensive, yet, user-friendly clinical reference.
From epidemiology and pathogenesis, to disease subgroups, diagnostics, and management, Drs. Francis Mah and Michelle Rhee with their team of over 35 renowned contributors have distilled all the latest information on dry eye disease into an easily digestible guide.
2019 Nelson's Pediatric Antimicrobial Therapy 25th Edition
Elizabeth Barnett, Joseph B. Cantey, David W. Kimberlin, Paul E Palumbo, Jason Sauberan, J. Howard Smart, Dr. William J Steinbach, John S. Bradley, John D. Nelson
This best-selling and widely used resource on pediatric antimicrobial therapy provides instant access to reliable, up-to-the-minute recommendations for treatment of all infectious diseases in children.
For each disease, the authors provide a commentary to help health care providers select the best of all antimicrobial choices. Drug descriptions cover pediatric-appropriate antimicrobials and include complete information about dosing regimens. In response to growing concerns about overuse of antibiotics, the program includes guidelines on when not to prescribe antibiotics.
Cancer Genomics for the Clinician
Ramaswamy Govindan, Siddhartha Devarakonda
Cancer Genomics for the Clinician is a practical guide to cancer genomics and its application to cancer diagnosis and care. The book begins with a brief overview of the various types of genetic alterations that are encountered in cancer, followed by accessible and applicable information on next generation sequencing technology and bioinformatics, tumor heterogeneity, whole genome, exome and transcriptome sequencing, epigenomics, and data analysis and interpretation. Each chapter provides essential explanations of concepts, terminology, and methods.
Textbook of Emergency Cardiology
Alan S. Maisel, W. Frank Peacock
This book is a comprehensive guide to the diagnosis and management of acute cardiovascular disorders. Divided into four sections the text provides detailed guidance on cardiac arrest, acute myocardial infarction and acute coronary syndrome, acute heart failure, and arrhythmias.
Written by renowned experts in the field, led by US-based Alan S Maisel and W Frank Peacock, the text is further enhanced by more than 300 clinical photographs, radiological images, tables and figures.
Fundamentals of Hair and Scalp Dermoscopy
Isabella Doche, Patricia Damasco, Giselle Martins
Trichoscopy is the dermoscopic imaging of the scalp and hair. The method is based on dermoscopy and videodermoscopy and is used for the evaluation and diagnosis of hair and scalp diseases.
This book provides clinicians and trainees with the latest advances in trichoscopy. Edited by recognised experts in the field from the USA and Brazil, this comprehensive guide features more than 1000 clinical images, diagrams and tables to enhance learning.
The Sensitive Skin
Treatment Modalities and Cosmeceuticals
Rashmi Sarkar, Surabhi Sinha
This book is a concise guide to the diagnosis and management of common skin conditions for dermatologists and trainees. The text begins with an introduction to sensitive skin and general skin care methods, followed by chapters dedicated to different dermatologic conditions including rosacea, acne, psoriasis, dermatitis and cosmetic intolerance syndrome.
Clinical Problems in Gastroenterology
Her Hsin Tsai
This book is a complete guide to gastrointestinal diseases and disorders for trainees in gastroenterology. Topics include chronic abdominal pain, anorectal problems, gastrointestinal bleeding, eating disorders, jaundice, abdominal masses, liver failure, and much more.
Authored by Consultant Gastroenterologist Her Hsin Tsai from Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust, this practical text is further enhanced by more than 350 clinical photographs, radiological images, diagrams and tables to assist learning.
Illustrative Video Manual of Echocardiography 2nd Edition
A Step by Step Approach, Part 1
The second edition of this video manual provides clinicians and trainees with the latest advances in the field of echocardiography.
Five hours of practical video on two DVD ROMs cover the fundamental techniques and guidelines in accordance with the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE). Topics are presented step by step and the accompanying book features diagrams, boxes and tables that correspond with the video footage.
Thriving Through Treatment to Recovery
Lisa A. Price
Written by a naturopathic physician specializing in complementary cancer care, Prostate Cancer: Thriving Through Treatment to Recovery provides solutions for maintaining health and improving quality of life during conventional cancer treatment. With diet, exercise, and mental health plans tailored to treatment protocol and cancer type, this valuable guide offers safe and effective tools and practices to support patients through every phase and protocol.