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Essentials of Pharmacology for Health Professions - Part ii covers drugs, sources, legal concerns, and medical uses. Best-selling essentials of pharmacology for health professions, 8e is the ideal resource to help you prepare for licensed practical nursing, medical assisting, and other allied health careers. Part i provides a solid foundation in basic pharmacologic principles.
Gould's Pathophysiology for the Health ProfessionsSaunders - Gould’s pathophysiology for the Health Professions, 6th Edition is a concise, easy-to-understand introduction to the fundamentals of pathophysiology. No matter which healthcare field you may enter, this book provides solid preparation for the conditions you may encounter in clinical practice. Updated graphics help you recognize and identify various concepts and specific disorders through enhanced flowcharts, photos, and illustrations.
Disorders are described by body system, with coverage of the interactions between systems, and special features help you to apply the material to real-life situations. Unique! apply your knowledge questions ask you to use what you’ve learned to predict What can go wrong with this structure or system, transitioning you from normal anatomy and physiology into pathophysiology.
Unique! think about questions alert you to important points and help with self-evaluation, test preparation, and review. Warning signs boxes help in identifying the pre-emptive signs of physiologic events such as strokes. Emergency treatment boxes give step-by-step instructions to follow for emergencies such as shock, cardiac arrest, and pneumothorax.
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Study Guide for Gould's Pathophysiology for the Health ProfessionsSaunders - To make studying easier, an answer key is included in the back of the book. Updated chapters reflect the text’s logical, systematic approach. Learning activities provide a variety of ways to assess your knowledge or identify areas for further study, application questions that apply to more complex situations, matching exercises on important terminology, crossword puzzles, including labeling exercises, and compare/contrast completion charts.
The answer key for all of the activities is provided at the end of the study guide. Master key pathophysiology concepts and apply them to the practice setting! Corresponding to the chapters in Gould’s Pathophysiology for the Health Professions, 6th edition, this study guide offers a wide range of engaging activities to reinforce your understanding and practice your skills.
Study Guide for Colbert/Woodrow's Essentials of Pharmacology for Health Professions, 8thCengage Learning - The study guide includes key learning objectives for each chapter, self-test questions, outlines of key sections, and sets of problems similar to those in the text to help you succeed in the course.
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Textbook of Basic Nursing - In practice: nursing process boxes use the steps of the nursing process to guide the LPN/LVN in effective data collection. In practice: important Medications boxes summarize common medications used in treating specific conditions, diseases, and disorders. There is highlighting in this book. Based on the nclex-pn framework, and a wide range of practice-oriented, striking photos and illustrations that bring the content to life, mastery-focused learning tools both in the book and online, this engaging and comprehensive text provides everything students need to succeed, including short chapters with easy-to-understand content, and an available hands-on workbook.
deWit's Fundamental Concepts and Skills for NursingSaunders - Clinical chapters provide an overview of structure and function to give you a refresher in related anatomy and physiology, including a section on aging. Over 110 skills and steps, featuring sample documentation examples and Home Care Considerations boxes where appropriate, present step-by-step procedures in an action/rationale format.
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deWit's Fundamental Concepts and Skills for Nursing - Communication boxes present examples of nurse-patient dialogues and instructive therapeutic communication techniques. Over 20 nursing care plans, which include critical thinking questions at the end of the text, provide you with a model for planning patient care. There is highlighting in this book. Elsevier Saunders.
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Human DiseasesCengage Learning - There is highlighting in this book. Elsevier Saunders. Following a basic review of anatomy and physiology, and prevention as well as detailed, treatment, symptoms, chapters present each disease's description, diagnosis, etiology, full-color photos to ensure your thorough understanding. Making pathology fully accessible, this best seller is packed with the most current research available and reflects the latest practices from the field.
The fifth edition covers emerging disorders, pharmacology concerns, current statistics, ICD-10 progress, herbal and nontraditional remedies, and much more. Designed specifically for future allied health professionals, HUMAN DISEASES, 5e delivers everything you need to know about the diseases and disorders health care providers see and treat the most.
Human Diseases - In addition, real-life cases and interactive learning tools give you hands-on experience putting what you learn into practice.
Diseases of the Human BodyF.A. Davis Company - Structure and function summaries in each body system chapter consistently organized coverage of the most common diseases and disorders: Description Pertinent ICD-10-CM Codes Signs and Symptoms Etiology Diagnosis Treatment Complementary Therapy Client Communications Prognosis Prevention Case studies, followed by questions, with examples of types of patients who might be encountered in professional practice Teaching tips featuring a patient's perspective and offering guidance on how to provide the information needed for a particular disease or disorder There is highlighting in this book.
Henke's Med-Math: Dosage Calculation, Preparation, and AdministrationLWW - Each chapter includes numerous examples, self-tests, and proficiency tests. It presents step-by-step approaches to solving problems and includes dosage problems that simulate actual clinical experience. This best-selling text features a highly visual, hands-on approach to learning dosage calculations and principles of drug administration.
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Anatomy, Physiology, and Disease: Foundations for the Health Professions with Connect Access CardMcGraw-Hill Education - Roiger and bullock’s text requires no prior knowledge of chemistry or cell biology, and is designed for a one-semester, entry-level A&P course. Lippincott Williams Wilkins. There is highlighting in this book. Elsevier Saunders. In roiger/bullock, connections are made between systems so that students learn how the body functions normally in homeostasis, and how disruption of homeostasis leads to disease and disorder.
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