Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Most widely held works by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Professional guide to diseases ( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,250 libraries worldwide
Offers a good introduction to the study of diseasees. Each major entry includes information on the causes, signs and symptoms, diagnosis and treatments of various diseases.
The Lippincott manual of nursing practice ( Book )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,167 libraries worldwide
This classic reference book is the one source every nurse needs for essential nursing knowledge. Designed in an easy-to-read format, this guide covers a wide range of disorders and patient problems in all basic areas of nursing, including, medical-surgical, pediatric, maternity, and psychiatric.
Professional guide to signs & symptoms ( Book )
17 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,137 libraries worldwide
"This book features: more than 550 signs and symptoms; easy alphabetical organization; history-taking and physical examination guidelines; emergency interventions for life-threatening indicators; cultural cues and gender cues to key ethnic and gender variations in clinical presentation; examination tips to elicit, pinpoint, or characterize a sign or symptom; herb alerts that warn about herbal remedies as causes; appendices of less-common signs and symptoms, adverse reactions to herbs, and effects of biological weapons; and table of English-Spanish translations."--BOOK JACKET.
ECG interpretation made incredibly easy ( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 897 libraries worldwide
"ECG Interpretation Made Incredibly Easy, Fifth Edition makes learning to read and interpret rhythm strips easy and fun. This practical and entertaining reference uses a unique, light-hearted writing style that makes learning this complex information non-threatening and highly enjoyable. The book reviews fundamental cardiac anatomy and physiology, explains how to obtain and interpret a rhythm strip, and teaches the reader how to recognize and treat sinus, atrial, and ventricular arrhythmias as well as heart blocks. In addition, the book explains how to obtain and interpret 12-lead ECGs. Special elements found throughout the reference make it easy to remember key points. Each chapter features: A summary of key points; clear, simple explanations of problems; definitions of key terms; illustrations that clearly explain key concepts; bullets, ballot boxes, and checklists that make it easy to spot important points at a glance; sidebars that highlights key facts about ECG interpretation; quick quizzes to test knowledge"--Provided by publisher.
Anatomy & physiology made incredibly easy ( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 772 libraries worldwide
Charting made incredibly easy ( Book )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 745 libraries worldwide
Best practices : evidence-based nursing procedures ( Book )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 694 libraries worldwide
"Best Practices: Evidence-Based Nursing Procedures, Second Edition, gives you the evidence at every step to improve patient outcomes. The evidence that supports your actions: at-a-glance graphic symbols underscoring the research weight behind more than 200 procedures; support for thousands of nursing actions from research studies, the judgment of experts, and medical and nursing guidelines from AHRQ, AHA, INS, JCAHO, NIH, and many others; clinical impact of key recommendations; alerts to crucial nursing considerations; Innovative practices that have proven successful for your colleagues; and controversial issues, both resolved and ongoing, behind practice points; blood pressure classifications, new algorithms for stroke and pulseless arrest, surgical site verification, BLS algorithm, jugular venous oxygen saturation monitoring, amnioinfusion, newborn eye prophylaxis, tocolytic therapy, vacuum extraction; current nursing diagnoses, including expected outcomes; and teaching points for correctly educating your patient about his illness, treatment, and self-care."--BOOK JACKET.
I.V. therapy made incredibly easy ( Book )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 690 libraries worldwide
The fourth edition of this practical reference provides current, comprehensive information on I.V. therapy in a clear, concise, and entertaining manner. The book reviews the basics of I.V. therapy such as purpose, delivery methods, flow rates, legal issues, profession standards, and documentation; discusses the necessary components of peripheral and central venous therapy, including access sites, equipment, preparation, maintenance, and discontinuation of therapy; and, describes administration of I.V. medications, including special considerations for the pediatric, elderly, and home care patient. Coverage includes transfusion therapy, chemotherapy, and parenteral nutrition. This edition includes new geriatrics and pediatrics chapters, new information on home care throughout, and updated Infusion Nurses Society standards.
Medical-surgical nursing made incredibly easy ( Book )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 670 libraries worldwide
"Learn everything you need to help patients in a hospital setting with Medical-Surgical Nursing Made Incredibly Easy. This book provides: fundamentals, such as health history and physical assessment; treatment options - for everything from cardiovascular disorders to fluid and electrolyte imbalance; information on numerous cancers and cancer therapies; and techniques to teach patients in order to avoid complications." "Medical-Surgical Nursing Made Incredibly Easy is chock-full of the information you need to do your very best. It will help you: assess and care for your critical and non-critical patients; manage postoperative patients effectively; recognize and differentiate among body system-oriented disorders; and understand the nursing process."--BOOK JACKET.
NCLEX-RN review made incredibly easy ( Book )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 665 libraries worldwide
Medical terminology made incredibly easy ( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 661 libraries worldwide
Now in its third edition, Medical Terminology Made Incredibly Easy! contains everything nurses and other health care practitioners need to promote real understanding and retention of "must-know" medical terminology. Building in a logical sequence that promotes retention, the first chapter focuses on key concepts of medical terminology, including a detailed look at word components that are common in medical terminology. Subsequent chapters focus on individual body systems, providing in-depth definitions that help connect words to their meanings. The book tackles the subject matter in the award-winning, light-hearted Incredibly Easy! style that makes intimidating concepts thoroughly approachable. Includes two 8-page, full-color inserts that offer an even closer look at anatomical terminology and a variety of new features, including online electronic ancillaries. ... Publisher description.
Assessment made incredibly easy ( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 657 libraries worldwide
Dosage calculations made incredibly easy ( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 646 libraries worldwide
Reviews the basic math needed to perform dosage calculation. It walks readers through the interpretation of hundreds of examples of drug orders and the performance of hundreds of complex dosage calculations.
Nurse's handbook of alternative & complementary therapies ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 646 libraries worldwide
This comprehensive handbook covers more than 100 alternative and complementary therapies, as well as fundamentals of alternative therapies and their impact on nursing practice. Organized by category, each entry includes an introduction, therapeutic uses, a research summary, equipment, procedures involved, complications, and a nursing perspective. (Midwest).
Critical care nursing made incredibly easy ( Book )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 601 libraries worldwide
From the Publisher: This is a handy reference book in the award-winning Incredibly Easy! style-perfect for those entering or needing a refresher in critical care nursing. Critical care nursing is one of the most demanding and complex areas of nursing practice. The critical care nurse has to be "broadly specialized" with a fluency in a wide range of interconnected concepts, body system physiology, pathophysiology, and highly technical interventions, while processing data from multiple sources-all this in an environment where there is no room for error and seconds really do count.
NCLEX-RN 250 new-format questions ( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 594 libraries worldwide
Nursing pharmacology made incredibly easy ( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 590 libraries worldwide
From the Publisher: Now in its second edition, Nursing Pharmacology Made Incredibly Easy! contains everything the nurse needs to review and the nursing student needs to learn about how drugs act and interact in the treatment of disease. The book focuses on mechanisms of drug action; details specific drugs by pharmacologic class; reviews the nursing process related to each drug category for all body systems, plus pain medications, anti-infective drugs, and cancer drugs; and highlights potentially dangerous interactions, including drug-herb interactions. It does all of this in the award-winning, light-hearted Incredibly Easy! style that makes intimidating concepts thoroughly approachable.
Maternal-neonatal nursing made incredibly easy ( Book )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 589 libraries worldwide
Handbook of signs & symptoms ( Book )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 555 libraries worldwide
Cardiovascular care made incredibly easy ( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 540 libraries worldwide
A handy reference for those entering or needing a refresher in cardiovascular nursing care.
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