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The Nursing & Midwifery subject area provides evidence-based content to support nurses and interprofessional teams in preparation, development, and everyday clinical care. Providing content for nursing students, nurse educators, NPs, LPNs/LVNs, RNs, APRNs, and more, the nursing portfolio covers all areas of nursing including NCLEX & Certification titles.

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Ross & Wilson Pharmacology

  • 1st Edition
  • June 8, 2024
  • Allison Grant
  • English
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Ross & Wilson texts are known for their clear, accessible explanations that provide comprehensive information without excessive detail - making them highly sought after by nurses, pharmacy students, students of allied health professions and paramedics. This new title applies the same approach to the discussion of drugs and their use in medicine. Readers will develop a sound scientific understanding about the mechanism of action of drugs and be able to relate this to their clinical uses, as well as appreciate their effects on the body’s physiological systems. Beautifully illustrated and written in a way that is easy to understand, Ross & Wilson Pharmacology is an ideal companion for practitioners, students and prescribers wanting a clear and practical understanding of the fast-changing field of clinical pharmacology.

Ethics & Issues In Contemporary Nursing

  • 2nd Edition
  • June 7, 2024
  • Margaret A Burkhardt + 1 more
  • English
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Learn how to think beyond the theoretical in any environment. Ethics & Issues in Contemporary Nursing, 2nd Edition examines the latest trends, principles, theories, and models in patient care to help you learn how to make ethically sound decisions in complex and often controversial situations. Written from a global perspective, examples throughout the text reflect current national and international issues inviting you to explore cases considering socio-cultural influences, personal values, and professional ethics. Historical examples demonstrate how to think critically while upholding moral and professional standards, as well as the law. Key topics throughout explore advocacy and rights, diversity, nurse burnout, mass casualty events, effects of the COVID pandemic, health equity, social media, violence in the workplace, medication error prevention, opioid and other substance use, HIPAA, and healthcare reform. In addition, this title contains supplemental case studies and review questions to further challenge and prepare you to make morally sound decisions in any healthcare setting.

The Social and Structural Determinants of Health

  • 1st Edition
  • June 5, 2024
  • Teri A. Murray
  • English
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Gain the knowledge and skills you need to promote equity in health care! Focused on what nurses can do to address health disparities, The Social and Structural Determinants of Health: Educating Nurses to Advance Health Equity provides a comprehensive look at how factors such as income, education, and race can lead to systemic disadvantage in health and well-being. It shows how nurses can partner with communities and organizations to understand the root causes of inequities in health, develop equity-minded skills, and take action to advance long-lasting progress. Written by Teri A. Murray, a noted nursing educator with rich expertise in health equity, this text makes it easy to learn and apply the principles that can lead to better health outcomes and healthier communities.

Urologie-Néphrologie

  • 1st Edition
  • May 29, 2024
  • Maurice Laville + 6 more
  • French
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Les cahiers infirmiers, la collection au service des élèves IDE et des professionnels !Alliant la théorie de l’enseignement à la pratique centrée sur la prise en charge globale des patients, les cahiers infirmiers sont pensés pour faciliter l’acquisition des connaissances indispensables à l’exercice du métier au quotidien.Ce cahier infirmier consacré à l’Urologie Néphrologie propose en quatre grandes parties :Partie I - l’anatomie et la physiologie ; Partie II - les examens cliniques et les principaux examens complémentaires avec le rôle infirmier expliqué et la démarche clinique infirmière pour prendre en charge le patient ; Partie III - les principaux tableaux cliniques ; Partie IV - les pathologies avec la conduite infirmière et les points de pharmacologie, d’administration et de surveillance infirmières. La compréhension et l’acquisition des connaissances sont facilitées par une présentation tout en couleurs, de nombreux tableaux, illustrations, photographies et une série d’encadrés :– Protocole de soin ; – Protocole d’examen ; – Démarche infirmière ; – Raisonnement clinique partagé. LES AUTEURSRédigé sous l’égide du Collège Français des Enseignants en Urologie (CFEU)Maurice Laville : Professeur émérite, Faculté Lyon Sud, Université Claude-Bernard Lyon 1, INSERM U-1060 CarMeN, Association pour l’utilisation du rein artificiel, Lyon.Alain Ruffion : Professeur des Universités-Praticien hospitalier, Service d’urologie, Hôpital Lyon Sud, Hospices Civils de Lyon, Centre d’innovation en cancérologie de Lyon (EA 3738 CICLY), faculté de médecine Lyon Sud, Université Lyon 1, Lyon.Sous la direction de Gabriel Perlemuter, professeur des universités-praticien hospitalier et Laurence Rousseau-Pitard, cadre de santé paramédical infirmier.

Transcultural Nursing

  • 9th Edition
  • May 20, 2024
  • Joyce Newman Giger + 1 more
  • English
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Provide quality care for clients from culturally diverse backgrounds! Transcultural Nursing, 9th Edition shows you how to apply assessment and intervention strategies to individuals from a variety of different cultures. Based on Giger and Davidhizer’s unique transcultural model, this text helps you deliver culturally sensitive care with use of the six key aspects of cultural assessment: communication, time, space, social organization, environmental control, and biologic variations. Practical, real-world coverage shows how an understanding of cultural variations and individual patient needs will help you promote safe and effective care.

Global Health and Nursing

  • 1st Edition
  • May 17, 2024
  • Barbara Stilwell
  • English
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Nurses are critical in addressing the great health challenges we now face. For the first time, Global Health and Nursing provides an overview of global health issues specifically for nurses. Critical topics covered in this exciting new book include the social determinants of health, planetary health, globalisation and migration. It highlights the importance of investment in the nursing profession, the role of gender, and how nurses can find a global voice to become influential leaders as we rebuild health systems post-pandemic. Written by Dr Barbara Stilwell, one of the UK’s most influential nurses and a champion for health workers and strong health systems, the book is suitable for all those interested in global health, including postgraduate nurses, nurse educators, practising nurses and nurses taking global health programmes.

Core Curriculum for Pain Management Nursing

  • 4th Edition
  • May 15, 2024
  • ASPMN
  • English
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Prepare for the nurse’s role in assessing and managing pain! Core Curriculum for Pain Management Nursing, 4th Edition uses an easy-to-read outline format to cover the entire scope of pain management. Written by the American Society of Pain Management Nurses (ASPMN®, the leading nursing organization in pain management), this review begins with foundational concepts and follows with guidelines and tools for effective pain assessment. Coverage of evidence-based pain management strategies and therapies is included for all patient types and ages. Updated to reflect current best practices in nursing, this book provides an excellent review for the ASPMN® pain management certification exam and the RN-BC credentialing exam.

Law for Nurses and Midwives

  • 10th Edition
  • May 7, 2024
  • Patricia J Staunton + 1 more
  • English
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First published in 1985, Law for Nurses and Midwives continues to provide the most comprehensive and practical nursing text available to assist nurses and midwives to practise professionally and safely.The book is designed to support the reader to apply relevant legal, ethical and regulatory principles to their day-to-day clinical practice. For example, when students are starting a surgical placement, they can find the latest practical legal advice on consent; when they are on a medical placement, they can refer to the chapter on medications.This tenth edition is fully updated and incorporates legislative changes of all relevant practice areas in all states and territories in Australia. Ideal for students undertaking a diploma, bachelor’s or postgraduate degree, it will remain relevant throughout their careers as an invaluable reference guide that enhances the provision of safe, quality healthcare in Australia.

Simulation-Based Education

  • 1st Edition
  • April 29, 2024
  • Elizabeth Simpson + 2 more
  • English
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With an increasing focus on Simulation-Based Education (SBE) in health care, this new book is a step-by-step guide to becoming an effective SBE educator. Simulation-Based Education provides practical advice for undergraduate and postgraduate educators on how to plan and deliver SBE across a range of health and social care disciplines. It covers the planning, delivery and evaluation of SBE, hints and tips for success, and interactive immersive simulation in a variety of education settings. Written by SBE specialists from across the healthcare disciplines, the book uses a ‘workshop’ approach that encourages readers to evaluate their current practice and apply new knowledge to develop their strengths, making it invaluable for the entire SBE team.