Atlas of Touch Preparation Cytopathology
Liron Pantanowitz, Juan Xing, Sara E. Monaco
This is the first atlas dedicated to touch preparation cytopathology. Written by established pathologists who are at the cutting edge of this minimally-invasive practice, the Atlas of Touch Preparation Cytopathology presents a comprehensive overview and visual reference guide to the diagnostic applications of touch preparations. This visually-stunning book reviews touch preparations corresponding to all major body systems and includes chapters on specimen handling and processing, intraoperative use during frozen sections, as well as on ancillary testing using touch preps.
Atlas of Pulmonary Cytopathology
Christopher J. VandenBussche, Syed Ali, Morgan Cowan, Paul E. Wakely Jr., Joyce E. Johnson
Atlas of Pulmonary Cytopathology: With Histopathologic Correlations offers concrete diagnostic guidance for anatomic pathologists to accurately identify pulmonary disease using exfoliative and fine needle aspiration techniques. It not only illustrates the classic cytomorphology of common lung lesions, but also presents and contrasts important problem areas that can lead to erroneous interpretation. Clearly and concisely written by leaders in the field, this volume is a practical desk reference for all facets of the diagnostically challenging areas of pulmonary cytopathology.
PM&R Board Review Flashcards (2-Box Set)
Bolster your board readiness with this high-yield monster card deck covering the facts you need etched in your brain to succeed on Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation boards and other exams. Developed to provide busy residents, fellows, and attendings with a proven method for on-the-go study, over 1,100 flashcards facilitate targeted review and retention of the core PM&R material you will be tested on.
Radiation Therapy Treatment Effects
An Evidence-based Guide to Managing Toxicity
Bridget F. Koontz
Radiation Therapy Treatment Effects is a practical guide to common and uncommon toxicities which occur related to radiation therapy. Organized by anatomic region, from CNS to skin and extremities, this handbook concisely and comprehensively reviews the symptoms, timing, preventative measures, and treatment of acute, delayed, and chronic radiation toxicities and provides evidence-based recommendations for management of both early and late effects.
Regenerative Treatments in Sports and Orthopedic Medicine
Gerard A. Malanga, Victor Ibrahim
Regenerative medicine offers physicians new tools to help repair damaged tissue, alleviate pain, accelerate healing, and improve function for patients with degenerative conditions or sports injuries. Regenerative Treatments in Sports and Orthopedic Medicine is the first comprehensive book devoted to orthobiologic treatments for orthopedic conditions. Authored by experts in regenerative medicine, this evidence- and experience-based guide is written for clinicians looking to understand and effectively implement these treatments in their practices.
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Oral Board Review
Interactive Case Discussions
R. Samuel Mayer
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Oral Board Review is the first publication devoted to preparing for the ABPMR Part II certification examination. This interactive workbook contains 68 cases drawn from all major topic areas identified on the oral exam outline. The vignettes set up common physiatric problems, structured to walk you through the types of questions you will encounter and frame meaningful responses to real-life scenarios.
Atlas of Salivary Gland Cytopathology
with Histopathologic Correlations
Christopher J. VandenBussche, Syed Z. Ali, William C. Faquin, Zahra Maleki, Justin Bishop
Atlas of Salivary Gland Cytopathology with Histopathologic Correlations is a comprehensive diagnostic guide for anatomic pathologists that accurately identifies salivary gland disease using fine needle aspiration (FNA). It not only illustrates the cytomorphology and histology of salivary gland specimens, but also presents and contrasts common problem areas that can lead to erroneous interpretation. Clearly and concisely written by leaders in the field, this extensive volume is a handy, practical desk reference for all facets of the diagnostically challenging area of salivary gland cytopathology.
Using Technology to Improve Care of Older Adults
Diane Chau, Thomas Osborne
Grounded in a unique team-based geriatrics perspective, this book delivers a broad range of current, evidence-based knowledge about innovative technology that has the potential to advance the care and well-being of older adults. It provides key information about the development, selection, and implementation of technology products, and describes research evidence, education-based initiatives, and systems thinking. The book also examines challenges and barriers to implementation, adoption, and innovation.
Illustrated Manual of Clinical Evoked Potentials
Evoked potentials have been used for decades to assess neurologic function in outpatient studies and are now routinely used in the operating room during surgery. Illustrated Manual of Clinical Evoked Potentials is a modern, practical guide to performing these studies and interpreting the results. The book is uniquely organized as a singular resource that provides the necessary background for understanding and conducting evoked potential studies. It functions as a multi-purpose text, atlas, and reading session, with numerous examples of studies and findings and discussion of key takeaways.
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Cross-Sectional Anatomy
John C. Cianca, Shounuck I. Patel
This spectacular cross-sectional atlas provides a roadmap of normal sonographic anatomy of the musculoskeletal system with optimized images that emphasize spatial relationships and three-dimensional orientation. The book is designed to help novices acquire pattern recognition skills to resolve images into their anatomic components by pairing ultrasound scans with cross-sectional drawings. It will enhance familiarity with musculoskeletal anatomy as it appears on ultrasound imaging for practitioners at any level.
A Hands-on Approach to
Teaching about Aging
32 Activities for the Classroom and Beyond
Hallie Baker, Tina M. Kruger, Rona J. Karasik
This peer-reviewed collection of hands-on activities is designed by noted educators in aging and incorporates Association for Gerontology in Higher Education (AGHE) competencies. It offers clear, step-by-step procedures for implementing each activity, including preparation, introduction, the activity itself, discussion/reflection, wrap-up or follow-up if appropriate, and assessment. The book also addresses learning outcomes and includes recommendations for number of participants, settings, materials, and time required.
101 Careers in Healthcare Management, 2nd Edition
Leonard Friedman, Anthony R. Kovner
101 Careers in Healthcare Management, Second Edition continues to be the only comprehensive guide to careers in health administration, ranging from entry-level management positions to the most senior executive opportunities. The second edition has been updated throughout and includes three new chapters that will assist students and healthcare managers alike.
Clinical Teaching Strategies in Nursing, 5th Edition
Marilyn H. Oermann, Teresa Shellenbarger, Kathleen Gaberson
This highly acclaimed text provides a comprehensive framework for planning, guiding, and evaluating learning activities for undergraduate and graduate nursing students in a wide variety of clinical settings. The fifth edition updates this unequalled source of essential information for all faculty members―full time, part time, adjunct, and preceptors―responsible for clinical teaching. It encompasses current trends in health care and nursing education with expanded content on ways to maximize the clinical learning experiences of nursing students, use new technologies in clinical teaching, teach and evaluate student performance, and address ethical and legal issues in clinical teaching.
Nursing Knowledge and Theory Innovation, 2nd Edition
Advancing the Science of Practice
Pamela G. Reed, Nelma B. Crawford Shearer
This esteemed text for graduate-level nursing students focuses on the science and philosophy of nursing knowledge development, with a special emphasis on theory as a tool in developing practice-relevant knowledge. It is distinguished by its focus on practical applications of theory for scholarly, evidence-based approaches. The second edition features important updates and a reorganization of information to better highlight the roles of theory and the major philosophical perspectives in knowledge development.
Frameworks for Advanced Nursing Practice and Research
Philosophies, Theories, Models, and Taxonomies
Rose Utley, Kristina Henry, Lucretia Smith
This resource illuminates the daunting task of understanding and applying philosophies, models, theories, and taxonomies in nursing practice and research at the masters or doctoral level. Distinguished by a unique organizational structure, the text is divided into two broad areas of practice/focus; individuals and families (Part II) and communities, populations, and systems (Part III). The frameworks in each area are organized conceptually into 17 chapters, many of which are interdisciplinary, thus not commonly found in nursing theory texts.
Meeting the Needs of Gender and Sexual Minorities
K. Bryant Smalley, Jacob Warren, K. Nikki Barefoot
LGBT Health: Meeting the Needs of Gender and Sexual Minorities offers a first-of-its-kind, comprehensive view of mental, medical, and public health conditions within the LGBT community. This book examines the health outcomes and risk factors that gender and sexual minority groups face while simultaneously providing evidence-based clinical recommendations and resources for meeting their health needs. Drawing from leading scholars and practitioners of LGBT health, this holistic, centralized text synthesizes epidemiologic, medical, psychological, sociological, and public health research related to the origins of, current state of, and ways to improve LGBT health.
The New Nurse Educator, 2nd Edition
Deborah Dolan Hunt
This unequalled resource guides novice nurse educators step-by-step through the challenging process of transitioning from service to academe. It comprehensively addresses not only the fundamentals of teaching, evaluation, and curriculum development, but also the entire spectrum of skills and duties required of the nurse educator.
Certified Nurse Educator Q&A Flashcards
Ruth A. Wittmann-Price
Developed to provide busy nurse educators with a proven method for rapidly learning and retaining new information, these sturdy flashcards deliver more than 460 exam-style Q&As* with robust rationales to help nurse educators prepare for the high-stakes certification exam.
Stroke Certified Registered Nurse Q&A Flashcards
Using an effective method for rapidly learning and retaining new information, these sturdy flashcards deliver more than 300 exam-style Q&As with robust rationales to help nurses prepare for the high-stakes stroke certification exam. The flashcards are distilled from Kathy Morrison’s text, Stroke Certification Study Guide for Nurses, and are color coded by exam blueprint topic for easy access.
Clinical Nurse Leader Certification Q&A Flashcards
Cynthia R. King, Sally Gerard
Developed to provide busy students with a proven method for rapidly learning and retaining new information, these sturdy flashcards deliver more than 360 exam-style Q&As* with robust rationales to help nurse leaders prepare for their high-stakes certification or recertification exam.
Fast Facts About the Gynecologic Exam, 2nd Edition
A Professional Guide for NPs, PAs, and Midwives
R. Mimi Secor, Heidi C. Fantasia
This newly updated, step-by-step guide to the key points of conducting the GYN exam addresses everything nurse practitioners, NP students, and other primary care providers need to know, from basic procedures to high-level challenges.
Guidelines for Nursing Excellence, 2nd Edition
in the Care of Children, Youth, and Families
Cecily Betz, Marilyn Krajicek, Martha Craft-Rosenberg
This distinguished title, written by nationally recognized nursing experts in health care and pediatrics, delivers the most current evidence-based practice standards and their application. These guidelines, developed through systematic consensus-building led by the AAN’s Child, Adolescent, and Family Expert Panel, incorporates the wisdom of 17 professional nursing and healthcare organizations regarding the core elements of pediatric nursing excellence. This second edition contains substantial updates to all guidelines based on the most current research evidence and demonstrates examples of how to best apply the guidelines to nursing practice.
Simulation Scenarios for Nursing Educators, 3rd Edition
Making it Real
Suzanne Campbell, Karen Daley
When employed as a substitute for real clinical time, simulation scenarios have proven effective in bridging the gap between theory and practice. Written by educators for educators, this book provides all the knowledge, skills, and tools needed to make simulation feasible, enjoyable, and meaningful for students. In this edition, there are 25 new chapters, 20 of them scenarios for all levels and specialties, and 11 of those representing interprofessional education and team training.
Fast Facts for the Clinical Nursing Instructor, 3rd Edition
Clinical Teaching in a Nutshell
Eden Zabat Kan, Susan Stabler-Haas
Newly expanded and updated with a wealth of practical information, the third edition of this best-selling Fast Facts guide offers pragmatic advice on how to tailor teaching to nurses of various backgrounds in different clinical sites and specialties. It also addresses new requirements regarding online learning and hospital electronic documentation.
Fast Facts about PTSD
A Guide for Nurses and Other Health Care Professionals
Lisa Y. Adams
This is a concise, quick-access guide to the full continuum of care for all major health care professionals working with individuals suffering from PTSD. The most comprehensive book available about caring for this population, it encompasses the history of PTSD, its theoretical underpinnings, and complete instructions for conducting a full screening, assessment, and diagnosis for people with PTSD.
Research for Advanced Practice Nurses, 3rd Edition
From Evidence to Practice
Marcia P. Murphy, Beth A. Staffileno, Marquis D. Foreman
The third edition of this award-winning text delivers the full treasury of tools that graduate nursing students and advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) need to translate clinical research into practice. In the current health care landscape, APRNs are challenged to provide patient-centered care that is effective, safe, efficient, equitable, and evidence based. Building knowledge and skills in evidence-based practice (EBP) is imperative to successfully meet this challenge and improve patient outcomes.
Obstetric Triage and Emergency Care Protocols, 2nd edition
Diane J. Angelini, Donna LaFontaine
With more women than ever seeking obstetric triage and emergency services in obstetric triage units, obstetric providers need to be aware of triage assessment and evaluation protocols. This prize-winning pocket guide, containing management guidelines for obstetric triage/emergency settings, delivers critical information on obstetrics, midwifery, emergency, and family care for both students and seasoned clinicians. As with the first edition, all of the newly revised chapters take a strong collaborative and interprofessional approach to clinical conditions in the obstetric triage setting.
Teaching in Nursing and Role of the Educator, Second edition
The Complete Guide to Best Practice in Teaching, Evaluation, and Curriculum Development
Marilyn H. Oermann, Jennie C. De Gagne, Beth Cusatis Phillips
This evidence-based text delivers the full scope of knowledge necessary for novice and experienced faculty to become competent teachers in nursing. The only book to focus on the full academic role, it encompasses all of the key concepts required for effective teaching, curriculum development, evaluation and testing, becoming a scholar in nursing education, and much more. The second edition is updated throughout and includes four new chapters on Understanding the Learner, Interprofessional Education, Curriculum Models, and Global Nursing Education.
Genetics and Genomics in Nursing
Guidelines for Conducting a Risk Assessment
Quannetta T Edwards, Ann Maradiegue
The genomic era encompasses the entire spectrum of DNA―all of the genes and the interaction and interrelationship of genes (genome) to the environment. Rapidly changing research has led to numerous advances in genetic testing, diagnosis, and treatments, and it is essential that APRNs are able to integrate genetic risk assessment into clinical care. This quick reference delivers complex information in an easy-to-read, step-by-step format with bitesize info boxes and bulleted lists to provide the tools necessary to understand genetics/genomics and identify “red flags” that can appear in patient assessments.
Self-Neglect in Older Adults
A Global, Evidence-Based Resource for Nurses and Other Healthcare Providers
Mary Rose Day, Geraldine McCarthy, Joyce J. Fitzpatrick
This authoritative resource provides nurses and other health care professionals with a comprehensive overview and analysis of self-neglect in older adults. With an aging global population, self-neglect is emerging as a complex problem that crosses multiple disciplines of health and social care. Characterized by a harmful inattention to health and hygiene, self-neglect manifests in a variety of ways that health care professionals around the world need to be able to recognize and manage.
Fast Facts for Managing Patients with a Psychiatric Disorder
What RNs, NPs, and New Psych Nurses Need to Know
Brimming with practical insights and strategies, this unique Fast Facts resource delivers concise, quick-access information about caring for patients with common physical complaints who also have a psychiatric diagnosis. It is the first book written for nonpsychiatric nurses in multiple clinical settings to address the needs of patients with comorbid diagnoses, and it facilitates the integration of skills and strategies that support recovery for patients diagnosed with mental illness.
Encyclopedia of Nursing Research, 4th edition
The fourth edition has been substantially updated to contain the latest research for nurse scientists, educators, and students in all clinical specialties. With new information from the National Institute of Nursing Research, this reference is an essential compendium of nursing research for nursing students at any level and researchers in all clinical specialities.
Integrating the Expressive Arts Into Counseling Practice, 2nd Edition
Suzanne Degges-White, Nancy L. Davis
Expanded and revised to reflect a broader understanding of the complementary approach to therapeutic treatment, this is the only text to integrate expressive arts counseling techniques with major theories of counseling and psychology. Substantial changes to the second edition include new chapters that address neuroscience and counseling, trauma-informed counseling, animal-assisted therapy, mindfulness and counseling, and family counseling, along with a greater emphasis on cultural and diversity considerations throughout.
Social Work ASWB Clinical Exam Guide, 2nd Edition
A Comprehensive Study Guide for Success
Written by a renowned social work educator rather than an unknown at a test preparation company, this thoroughly updated guide helps readers identify their weak areas so they know what to focus on to pass the 2018 ASWB® Clinical licensure exam! Reviewers applaud the book’s unique test-taking tips and strategies which are based on the author’s extensive knowledge of the exam.
Social Work ASWB Masters Exam Guide, 2nd Edition
A Comprehensive Study Guide for Success
A thorough review of the four content areas of the updated 2018 Masters exam is provided. The 170-question practice test with explanations of the correct answers mirrors the actual exam in length and structure. This invaluable guide has been praised by social workers across the country as essential to passing the ASWB® Masters Exam on the first attempt!
Certified Rehabilitation Counselor Examination Preparation, 2nd Edition
Fong Chan, Malachy Bishop, Julie Chronister, Eun-Jeong Lee, Chung-Yi Chiu
Authored by rehabilitation counselor educators cited for their teaching effectiveness, research, and scholarship, this fully revised and updated second edition reflects the new, expanded curriculum standards regarding counseling/psychotherapy content for CORE/CACREP graduate programs in clinical rehabilitation counseling and CORE standards for rehabilitation counselors.
Psychosocial Aspects of Disability, 2nd Edition
Insider Perspectives and Strategies for Counselors
Irmo Marini, Noreen M. Graf, Michael Millington
Fully updated and revised, this second edition of a unique rehabilitation counseling text reflects growing disparities among "haves and have-nots" as they bear on the psychosocial aspects of disability. New content focuses on returning veterans afflicted with physical and mental health problems, persons with disabilities living in poverty, and the need for increased family and community-based engagement. The book provides updated information about assisted suicide, genetic testing, new legislation, and much more.
The Psychology of Oppression
E.J.R. David, Annie O. Derthick
Written in an engaging and relatable manner, this book reviews the psychological theories and research on the topic of oppression – its evolution, its various forms, and its consequences. Painful historical examples and modern-day occurrences of oppression including mass incarceration, LGBT and transgender issues, police brutality, immigration reform, anti-Muslim sentiments, and systemic racism are explored. How oppression exists and operates on various levels, the mental and behavioral health consequences of oppression, and promising clinical and community programs to eradicate oppression are reviewed.