Springhouse Review for Medical surgical Nursing Certification

  • Filename: springhouse-review-for-medical-surgical-nursing-certification.
  • ISBN: 1582555079
  • Release Date: 2007
  • Number of pages: 408
  • Author:
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins



This thoroughly updated review provides the information needed for certification in medical-surgical nursing from the credentialing arms of the American Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses and the American Nurses Association. It covers all topics on the exam and includes review questions, posttests, and answers with rationales. This edition reflects current NANDA Taxonomy II nursing diagnoses, arranged by nursing domain, and recent CDC infection prevention and control guidelines. The cardiovascular chapter reflects the latest information on acute coronary syndrome differential care and American Heart Association guidelines for emergency cardiovascular care. The appendix on oncology care issues and nursing implications has been expanded.

Medical Surgical Nursing Test Success

  • Filename: medical-surgical-nursing-test-success.
  • ISBN: 9780826195777
  • Release Date: 2013-06-28
  • Number of pages: 336
  • Author: Frances H. Cornelius, PhD, MSN, RN-BC, CNE
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company



This is a unique case study reference for students in the medical surgical nursing core course and a review/workbook for students about to embark on the NCLEX-RN exam. Unlike other reviews, the book embeds required information into compelling, unfolding case studiesóstudies that evolve over timeóin order to promote active learning and facilitate knowledge retention. These unfolding case studies are of particular value because they closely mimic real-life situations in nursing and provide situational mental models that assist students with problem-solving and critical thinking techniques. The unfolding case study method also assists in the development of skills that are important for NCLEX-RN success in assessment, planning, intervention, and evaluation of patient care. All content areas required for NCLEX-RN successósafe and effective care, health promotion, physiological and psychological integrity--are interwoven in an enjoyable format that dispels the drudgery of straightforward memorization. A variety of NCLEX-style question formats are used throughout the book to help students assess their own learning. Additionally, eResource links to additional information are included throughout the book. Key Features: Uses unique unfolding case study method to present medical-surgical concepts Promotes active learning and knowledge retention Develops problem-solving and critical thinking skills Provides all of types of NCLEX-style questions for exam preparation Offers eResources throughout the Review for enhanced learning opportunities

Lippincott s Review for NCLEX PN

  • Filename: lippincott-s-review-for-nclex-pn.
  • ISBN: 9781451153347
  • Release Date: 2012-03-28
  • Number of pages: 528
  • Author: Barbara K. Timby
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins



The most popular question-and answer review for the NCLEX-PN® is now in its Eighth Edition. Written to conform to the new 2008 NCLEX-PN® test plan, this edition includes all new question types on the exam and new questions on leadership, management, and delegation. The book contains over 2,200 questions in various review tests and comprehensive examinations. Questions are organized by specialty area and coded by client needs category and subcategory. Rationales for both correct and incorrect answers are included. A bound-in CD-ROM contains all of the book's questions in interactive format, with features for test-taking mode and study mode, plus an alternate-format question tutorial.

Straight A s in Pediatric Nursing

  • Filename: straight-a-s-in-pediatric-nursing.
  • ISBN: 1582552878
  • Release Date: 2004
  • Number of pages: 407
  • Author:
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins



CD-ROM contains 250 additional NCLEX-style questions.

Psychiatric Nursing Certification Review Guide for the Generalist and Advanced Practice Psychiatric and Mental Health Nurse

  • Filename: psychiatric-nursing-certification-review-guide-for-the-generalist-and-advanced-practice-psychiatric-and-mental-health-nurse.
  • ISBN: 9781449610937
  • Release Date: 2010-10-25
  • Number of pages: 290
  • Author: Victoria Mosack
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers



Developed especially for practicing nurses preparing for the certification examination offered by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Psychiatric Nursing Certification Review Guide for the Generalist and Advanced Practice Psychiatric and Mental Health Nurse provides a succinct, yet comprehensive review of the core material. This book has been organized to give the reviewer test taking strategies and techniques and sample test questions, which are intended to serve as an introduction to the testing arena. In addition, a bibliography is included for those who need a more in depth discussion of the subject matter in each chapter. The Third Edition has been completely revised and updated to reflect current guidelines and information from the latest version of the DSM IV-TR. The medications and use of medications has also been updated to reflect proper usage and doses.

Straight A s in Medical surgical Nursing

  • Filename: straight-a-s-in-medical-surgical-nursing.
  • ISBN: 1582556946
  • Release Date: 2008
  • Number of pages: 501
  • Author: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins



This easy-to-read outline review follows the unique two-column Straight A's format that lets students choose how they study for NCLEX® and course exams. The interior column outlines key facts for in-depth review; the exterior column lists only the most crucial points for quickest review. Other features include NCLEX®-style questions at the beginning and end of each chapter; lists of top items to study before a test; Time-Out for Teaching patient-teaching points; Go with the Flow algorithms; and critical information highlighted in a second color. A bound-in CD-ROM contains hundreds of NCLEX®-style questions—including alternate-item format questions—with answers and rationales.

Nurse s Quick Check

  • Filename: nurse-s-quick-check.
  • ISBN: 0781789400
  • Release Date: 2008-04-01
  • Number of pages: 950
  • Author: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins



Nurse's Quick Check: Diseases, Second Edition presents vital information on over 450 diseases in an easy-to-scan format using bulleted lists, charts, and illustrations. Each disease is covered on a two-page spread that includes pathophysiology, causes, risk factors, complications, assessment, treatment, nursing interventions, outcomes, and patient education. Life-Threatening Disorder banners indicate the most serious diseases. Alert icons highlight crucial patient safety information. This edition covers fifteen new diseases, includes a newly updated rare disease appendix, has more illustrations, includes prevention guidelines sidebars, and has Special Populations icons indicating clinical tips for pediatric, geriatric, and other patients. Enhanced treatment sections in each entry include names of individual medications.

ECG Interpretation Made Incredibly Easy

  • Filename: ecg-interpretation-made-incredibly-easy.
  • ISBN: 1582553556
  • Release Date: 2005
  • Number of pages: 342
  • Author: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins



A guide to reading and understanding rhythm strips and 12-lead ECGs, this updated edition reviews fundamental cardiac anatomy and physiology, explains how to interpret a rhythm strip, and teaches the reader how to recognize and treat 18 arrhythmias.

Lippincott s Q A Review for NCLEX RN

  • Filename: lippincott-s-q-a-review-for-nclex-rn.
  • ISBN: 9781469896380
  • Release Date: 2014-08-08
  • Number of pages: 1180
  • Author: Diane Billings
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins



The 11th edition of Lippincott’s Q&A Review for NCLEX-RN provides the highest-quality practice questions, detailed rationales, and preparation strategies needed to succeed on the NCLEX-RN® examination. This revised reprint has been updated to ensure that content will help both U.S. and Canadian students to succeed on the licensure examination, with enhanced laboratory values, medication information, and diversity representation. The practice tests are organized into four major content areas: obstetrics, pediatrics, medical-surgical, and mental health nursing, and are followed by 6 comprehensive tests with a random selection of questions from all content areas. Other features include rationales for both incorrect and correct answers choices, all the types of alternate-format questions found on the NCLEX, an overview of the licensing examination, test-taking strategies for each question format, and study tips, including instructions for creating a personal study plan.

Lippincott Nursing Procedures

  • Filename: lippincott-nursing-procedures.
  • ISBN: 9781496326492
  • Release Date: 2015-10-06
  • Number of pages: 864
  • Author: Lippincott
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins



Lippincott Nursing Procedures, 7e, is a start-to-finish guide to more than 400 nursing procedures--from basic to advanced. This reference outlines every procedure, lists equipment, details each step, and includes rationales and cautions to ensure patient safety and positive outcomes. Concise, clear content targets key information needed to perform nursing procedures safely and accurately at the bedside. Tips, alerts, checklists, illustrations, and tables provide clarity and quick access to key procedural information. Organized alphabetically for easy accessibility, the book includes basic and advanced procedures on key topics, including infection control, specimen collection, physical treatments, drug administration, IV therapy, and hemodynamic monitoring, as well as procedures related to body systems such as chest tubes, peripheral nerve stimulation, and intra-abdominal pressure monitoring.

Medical Records Review

  • Filename: medical-records-review.
  • ISBN: 9780735561182
  • Release Date: 2006
  • Number of pages: 851
  • Author: Kristyn S. Appleby
  • Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online



Completely up to date, this resource helps you interpret and use medical records to your best advantage. Medical Records Review combines basic medical information, an understanding of the form and content of medical records, and record summarization technique in giving you practical, step-by-step guidance for understanding these often cloudy documents. Written by a medical professional and a legal professional, Medical Records Review enables you to extract the true meaning from medical records.

Fundamentals of Nursing

  • Filename: fundamentals-of-nursing.
  • ISBN: 1451185618
  • Release Date: 2014-10-01
  • Number of pages: 1816
  • Author: Carol Taylor
  • Publisher: Lww



Packed with clinical examples, proven pedagogy, striking illustrations and online learning tools, this best-selling text takes a holistic approach as it distills the fundamentals that nursing students need to know to respond today's healthcare challenges competently, enthusiastically and accountably.

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