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Petit manuel de survie en médecine intensive-réanimation : 100 procédures en poche

  • 2nd Edition
  • December 22, 2022
  • Pierre-Yves OLIVIER + 4 more
  • French
  • Other
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Ce Petit manuel de survie est un guide pour les réanimateurs en début de carrière, les internes, les chefs de cliniques, les médecins urgentistes et tous les médecins confrontés à des prises en charges en réanimation. Il met à disposition de ses lecteurs les procédures de soins construites et éprouvées par le Département de Médecine Intensive-Réanimation et Médecine Hyperbare du CHU d’Angers, avec l’aide de nombreux spécialistes d’organe du CHU. Divisé en 10 grandes thématiques (Techniques/procédure de réanimation, Hémodynamique, Respiratoire, Rein et métabolisme, Pathologies infectieuses, Pathologies de la grossesse et du post partum, Hématologie et médecine interne, Appareil digestif, Neurologie, Toxicologie), il réunit les outils et connaissances de première nécessité en médecine intensive-réanimation.Cette 2 e édition, entièrement mise à jour, est enrichie d’une vingtaine de fiches supplémentaires traitant aussi bien de :• sujets « simples » rencontrés fréquemment mais régulièrement demandés par les jeunes internes (hyponatrémie, hyperkaliémie ou fibrillation auriculaire) ; • pathologies plus rares à la prise en charge complexe (crises myasthéniques, etc.) ; • une nouvelle partie sur les complications graves du peri-partum .Concis, pratique et synthétique ce guide donne accès aux informations essentielles, rapidement et efficacement.A glisser absolument dans sa blouse lors d’une garde en réanimation, cet ouvrage vous permettra d’avoir les informations essentielles à portée de main dans toutes les situations.

Les génériques en un coup d'oeil pour les infirmiers

  • 4th Edition
  • December 22, 2022
  • Stéphane CORNEC
  • French
  • Other
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La connaissance des principaux traitements médicamenteux et de leurs effets indésirables fait partie des savoirs indispensables de l’infirmier(e). Dans de nombreuses situations, que ce soit un changement de service ou l’arrivée d’une nouvelle molécule, le soignant – confirmé ou en devenir – doit pouvoir distinguer les symptômes pathologiques des effets indésirables afin de donner rapidement et pertinemment l’alerte aux médecins.Cette nouvelle édition a été entièrement mise à jour sur la base du répertoire des médicaments génériques de l’ANSM actualisé 2022. Elle présente une synthèse des indications, contre-indications et effets indésirables des médicaments et précise la classe pharmaceutique pour chaque DCI.L’ouvrage est divisé en deux parties :• Un tableau récapitulatif répertoriant par ordre alphabétique les dénominations communes internationales (DCI). Pour chaque molécule, sont indiqués le médicament princeps correspondant, les indications, les contre-indications et les principaux effets indésirables.• Un index alphabétique des médicaments princeps avec leur renvoi à la DCI correspondante.Un glossaire des termes médicaux vient compléter l’ouvrage. Ce livre à consulter de manière simple, rapide et efficace apporte de façon immédiate les réponses pharmacologiques aux professionnels et aux étudiants dans leur pratique quotidienne.

Plotkin's Vaccines

  • 8th Edition
  • December 21, 2022
  • Walter A. Orenstein + 3 more
  • English
  • Hardback
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From the latest vaccination evidence, recommendations, and protocols . . . to new vaccine development and the use of vaccines in reducing disease, Plotkin’s Vaccines, 8th Edition, covers every aspect of vaccination. Now completely revised and updated from cover to cover, this award-winning text continues to provide reliable information from global authorities, offering a complete understanding of each disease, as well as the latest knowledge of both existing vaccines and those currently in research and development. Described by Bill Gates as "an indispensable guide to the enhancement of the well-being of our world," Plotkin’s Vaccines is a must-have reference for current, authoritative information in this fast-moving field. 

So You’ve Registered, What Now?

  • 1st Edition
  • December 20, 2022
  • Joleen McKee
  • English
  • Paperback
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  • eBook
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Full of real-life tips and insights from practising nurses, this new title gives encouragement and advice to help newly qualified registrants prepare as they start work in the ever-changing world of health care. So You've Registered, What Now? does not cover clinical skills but rather concentrates on the practical essentials of working as a nurse in different settings, from hospitals to the community and research sectors. Written in an easy to follow, conversational style, it takes the reader through relevant regulations and provides up-to-date guidance on how to survive as a nurse in the real world. Being a newly registered nurse can be a daunting experience. New nurses will find this book an invaluable resource that will help them navigate the sometimes convoluted path to establishing their career, as well as a support and guide through the highs and lows of their working life.

Mastering Concept-Based Teaching and Competency Assessment

  • 3rd Edition
  • December 20, 2022
  • Jean Foret Giddens
  • English
  • Paperback
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Learn how to develop and implement a successful concept-based curriculum and competency assessment! Written specifically for nursing faculty by thought-leader Jean Giddens, Mastering Concept-Based Teaching and Competency Assessment, 3rd Edition provides the understanding and expertise you need to make the transition from traditional content-focused instruction to a conceptual approach to teaching and learning, and from knowledge assessment to competency assessment. New to this edition is a new chapter on differentiating concept-based and competency-based approaches. A perfect complement to Giddens’ student-oriented textbook Concepts for Nursing Practice, this book is ideal for both undergraduate and graduate faculty, and also serves as a helpful study tool for faculty preparing for the Certified Nurse Educator exam.

Pocket Companion for Physical Examination & Health Assessment

  • 9th Edition
  • December 15, 2022
  • Carolyn Jarvis + 1 more
  • English
  • Paperback
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A concise, practical handbook for the assessment lab and the clinical setting, Jarvis’s Pocket Companion for Physical Examination & Health Assessment, 9th Edition makes it fast and easy to review essential assessment skills and techniques. You’ll conduct more effective exams by referring to summaries of examination steps, comparisons of normal versus abnormal findings, lifespan and cultural considerations, integration of QSEN safety competencies, and more than 250 full-color photos and drawings. Written by renowned educator and clinician Dr. Carolyn Jarvis, now joined by co-author Dr. Ann L. Eckhardt, this companion handbook is an ideal clinical tool whether you’re a beginner who is learning health assessment skills or a practitioner who needs a portable reference!

Pharmacology for Health Professionals, 6e

  • 6th Edition
  • December 15, 2022
  • Kathleen Knights + 3 more
  • English
  • Paperback
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If you are worried that studying pharmacology will be difficult to apply to clinical practice, Pharmacology for Health Professionals is the book for you. Written by experienced health professional educators, this textbook brings the study of drugs and medicines to life. This title is considered the most authoritative text in Australia and New Zealand for nursing and allied health students, but it is also highly accessible. The use of easily flowing material, integration with physiology and pathophysiology, and focus on clinically relevant information clearly show how pharmacology concepts can be applied in practice. Fully updated in its sixth edition, the book will help students master this complex and constantly changing area of their studies and is suitable for use in many undergraduate health professional courses including nursing, paramedicine, pharmacy, podiatry, optometry, midwifery, speech pathology and general biomedical/health science programs.