- Filename: stedman-s-plus-2017-medical-pharmaceutical-spellchecker-standard.
- ISBN: 1496354338
- Release Date: 2017-01-25
- Number of pages:
- Author: Stedman's
Stedman's Plus Version 2017 Medical/Pharmaceutical Spellchecker contains nearly 500,000 medical, pharmaceutical, and bioscience terms, including brand new updates to thousands of terms to ensure users the most current, comprehensive, and reliable content on the market. Compatible with a broad range of word processing systems, this spellchecker is convenient for every user who creates or edits medical documentation. Windows users also receive Stedman's Universal Spellchecker, which integrates spellcheck technology throughout your desktop. The standard single-user version is available as a Windows and Macintosh compatible CD-ROM. The 2017 version includes new medical and equipment terms introduced in 2016 and updated drug terminology drawn from Facts & Comparisons' American Drug Index 2017. If you are a current user of the Stedman's Spellchecker (having purchased within the last two versions), please call 1-800-638-3030 with your registration information to get pricing for an upgrade. Features: - Authoritative medical content provider: Stedman's Plus Spellchecker has been providing medical, pharmaceutical, and bioscience terms to medical language specialists for over 20 years! - Stedman's Plus Spellchecker integrates with the user's existing spellchecking program. After installing Stedman's Plus, the user simply spellchecks the document normally, with no need to run a separate application. - Nearly half a million medical, pharmaceutical, and bioscience terms - Medical and Pharmaceutical in one product. - Up-to-date medical equipment, surgical procedures, diagnostic tests, and trade, generic, and OTC drug names. - A subscription version is also available, providing three comprehensive, automatic updates per year.
- Filename: stedman-s-medical-dictionary-for-the-health-professions-and-nursing.
- ISBN: 0781744261
- Release Date: 2005
- Number of pages: 557
- Author: Thomas Lathrop Stedman
- Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
CD-ROM includes all the feature of the print edition plus audio pronunciations for over 48,000 entries to help to master any term.
- Filename: the-continuum-of-long-term-care.
- ISBN: 9781401896379
- Release Date: 2005-01-05
- Number of pages: 464
- Author: Connie Evashwick
- Publisher: Cengage Learning
The Continuum of Long-Term Care, 3rd edition offers a conceptual framework for creating a seamless integrated continuum of care, as well as concrete information about the increasing number of components that affect the continuum today. With numerous case studies, examples, service snapshots, and resources for further study, this pragmatic book is an essential resource for anyone involved in providing or paying for long-term care. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
- Filename: missing-data.
- ISBN: 9781606238202
- Release Date: 2007-03-28
- Number of pages: 251
- Author: Patrick E. McKnight
- Publisher: Guilford Press
While most books on missing data focus on applying sophisticated statistical techniques to deal with the problem after it has occurred, this volume provides a methodology for the control and prevention of missing data. In clear, nontechnical language, the authors help the reader understand the different types of missing data and their implications for the reliability, validity, and generalizability of a study’s conclusions. They provide practical recommendations for designing studies that decrease the likelihood of missing data, and for addressing this important issue when reporting study results. When statistical remedies are needed--such as deletion procedures, augmentation methods, and single imputation and multiple imputation procedures--the book also explains how to make sound decisions about their use. Patrick E. McKnight's website offers a periodically updated annotated bibliography on missing data and links to other Web resources that address missing data.
- Filename: what-doctors-feel.
- ISBN: 9780807073339
- Release Date: 2013-06-04
- Number of pages: 232
- Author: Danielle Ofri
- Publisher: Beacon Press
A look at the emotional side of medicine—the shame, fear, anger, anxiety, empathy, and even love that affect patient care Physicians are assumed to be objective, rational beings, easily able to detach as they guide patients and families through some of life’s most challenging moments. But doctors’ emotional responses to the life-and-death dramas of everyday practice have a profound impact on medical care. And while much has been written about the minds and methods of the medical professionals who save our lives, precious little has been said about their emotions. In What Doctors Feel, Dr. Danielle Ofri has taken on the task of dissecting the hidden emotional responses of doctors, and how these directly influence patients. How do the stresses of medical life—from paperwork to grueling hours to lawsuits to facing death—affect the medical care that doctors can offer their patients? Digging deep into the lives of doctors, Ofri examines the daunting range of emotions—shame, anger, empathy, frustration, hope, pride, occasionally despair, and sometimes even love—that permeate the contemporary doctor-patient connection. Drawing on scientific studies, including some surprising research, Dr. Danielle Ofri offers up an unflinching look at the impact of emotions on health care. With her renowned eye for dramatic detail, Dr. Ofri takes us into the swirling heart of patient care, telling stories of caregivers caught up and occasionally torn down by the whirlwind life of doctoring. She admits to the humiliation of an error that nearly killed one of her patients and her forever fear of making another. She mourns when a beloved patient is denied a heart transplant. She tells the riveting stories of an intern traumatized when she is forced to let a newborn die in her arms, and of a doctor whose daily glass of wine to handle the frustrations of the ER escalates into a destructive addiction. But doctors don’t only feel fear, grief, and frustration. Ofri also reveals that doctors tell bad jokes about “toxic sock syndrome,” cope through gallows humor, find hope in impossible situations, and surrender to ecstatic happiness when they triumph over illness. The stories here reveal the undeniable truth that emotions have a distinct effect on how doctors care for their patients. For both clinicians and patients, understanding what doctors feel can make all the difference in giving and getting the best medical care.
- Filename: health-promotion-throughout-the-life-span-e-book.
- ISBN: 9780323416740
- Release Date: 2017-07-25
- Number of pages:
- Author: Carole Lium Edelman
- Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Promote health and wellness for all ages and population groups! Health Promotion Throughout the Life Span, 9th Edition provides a comprehensive guide to leading health promotion concepts, from assessment to interventions to application. Its lifespan approach addresses patients' unique needs with case studies and care plans, with an assessment framework based on Gordon's Functional Health Patterns. New to this edition is expanded coverage of genomics and QSEN competencies. Written by nursing experts Carole Edelman and Elizabeth Kudzma, this bestselling text covers all the latest research and trends in health promotion and disease prevention. Separate chapters on population groups -- the individual, family, and community -- highlight the unique aspects of assessment and health promotion for each group. Coverage of growth and development helps you apply health promotion concepts to each age and each stage of development through the lifespan. Case studies present realistic situations with questions asking you to apply key concepts, and care plans include nursing diagnoses, defining characteristics, related factors, expected outcomes, and interventions. Quality and Safety Scenario boxes focus on QSEN-related competencies with examples of health promotion. Innovative Practice boxes outline unique and creative health promotion programs and projects currently being implemented. Healthy People 2020 boxes present goals and objectives relating to national health issues and priorities. Research for Evidence-Based Practice boxes summarize current health-promotion studies showing the links between research, theory, and practice. Diversity Awareness boxes address cultural perspectives relating to planning care. Hot Topics boxes introduce significant issues, trends, and controversies in health promotion. Think About It clinical scenarios open each chapter, and include questions to encourage critical thinking. NEW! An increased focus on genomics reflects scientific evidence supporting the use of genetic tests and family health history to guide public health interventions. NEW! Expanded discussion of QSEN competencies is included, as related to health promotion. NEW! Guidelines and recommendations are included from the latest Guide to Clinical Preventive Services from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. NEW! The latest information about the Affordable Care Act is included. NEW! Updated photos reflect the latest in health promotion and disease prevention.
- Filename: review-questions-for-mri.
- ISBN: 9781118535974
- Release Date: 2013-01-28
- Number of pages: 368
- Author: Carolyn Kaut Roth
- Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
** New revised second edition now available, with errors corrected and content fully updated ** The second edition of the classic text has been revised and extended to meet the needs of today’s practising and training MRI technologists who intend to sit for the American Registry of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists (ARMRIT) examination. It provides Q&As on topics listed in the content specifications offered by the American Registry for Radiologic Technologists (AART) and offers the user with a comprehensive review of the principles and applications of MRI to prepare them for the examination.
- Filename: understanding-pharmacoepidemiology.
- ISBN: 0071766677
- Release Date: 2010-12-31
- Number of pages: 208
- Author: Yi Yang
- Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
A concise introduction to the study of medication utilization and safety in large populations of people Understanding Pharmacoepidemiology is a clear, engagingly written roadmap to mastering the important concepts and methods of pharmacoepidemiology. It explains what pharmacoepidemiology is, how pharmacoepidemiology studies are conducted, and how to interpret findings. You will learn the importance of pharmacoepidemiology, basic terminology used in research, and the data sources, study designs, and statistical analyses employed in pharmacoepidemiology research. Upon completing Understanding Pharmacoepidemiology you will have a better understanding of how to evaluate the associations between medication utilization and outcomes. Each chapter includes these valuable learning aids: A list of learning objectives Case studies or examples Discussion questions Tables and Figures You will also find a glossary of important words and terms. The content you need to understand the concepts and methods of pharmacoepidemiology: Introduction to Pharmacoepidemiology: Principles of Epidemiology Applied to the Study of Medication Use, Study Designs in Pharmacoepidemiology: Using Secondary Data in Pharmacoepidemiology; Biostatistics and Pharmacoepidemiology: Other Methodological Issues; Evaluation of Pharmacoepidemiology Literature; Medication Utilization Patterns; Medication Safety and Pharmacovigilance; and FDA Perspectives on Post-market Drug Safety.
- Filename: microbiology-and-immunology.
- ISBN: 1469829665
- Release Date: 2013
- Number of pages: 320
- Author: Louise Hawley
- Filename: professional-guide-to-diseases.
- ISBN: 9781451178920
- Release Date: 2012-11-05
- Number of pages: 1296
- Author: Lippincott
- Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
From the trainee preparing for a board certification examination to the senior faculty member or other health care provider needing a ready reference, the 10th edition of Professional Guide to Diseases features full clinical coverage of more than 600 disorders. Organized around disease clusters, this comprehensive, clear and concise guide to disease information, ranging from causes, signs and symptoms, and diagnosis through treatment and special considerations, has been updated with the latest in original research and practice guidelines and designed to provide a brief yet comprehensive overview of a large array of disease processes. This 10th edition features improved sections focused on health promotion and disease prevention— topics that have been receiving added emphasis in health care circles in recent years – as well as updates on many conditions for which a variety of clinical treatment guidelines have been published recently by major professional medical and surgical organizations. The Professional Guide to Diseases continues to feature information on efficient health care delivery for routine conditions seen almost daily, as well as cultural considerations in patient care, information on potential bioterrorism agents, updates on rare diseases, and inclusion of complementary and alternative therapies for specific conditions, as well as additional coverage for more than 50 life-threatening disorders.
- Filename: first-aid-for-the-family-medicine-boards-second-edition.
- ISBN: 9780071739542
- Release Date: 2012-05-06
- Number of pages: 800
- Author: Tao Le
- Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
THE INSIDER'S GUIDE TO ACING THE FAMILY MEDICINE BOARDS--WRITTEN BY PHYSICIANS WHO PASSED Apply the proven First Aid formula for exam success! Features: A complete one-stop review of the most frequently tested topics NEW full-color design NEW integrated vignette Q&As prepare you for what you will see on exam day Insider tips and study strategies for outstanding performance Hundreds of high-yield tables, diagrams, and illustrations Key facts in the margins reinforce must-know information Mnemonics make learning and memorization fast, fun, and easy Great as a refresher for recertification
- Filename: neofax.
- ISBN: 1563636727
- Release Date: 2007
- Number of pages: 334
- Author: Thomas E. Young
- Publisher: Physicians Desk Reference Incorporated
Used by physicians, nurses, and pharmacists to correctly prescribe, calculate dosing, formulate, and administer clinical drugs and perinatal nutrition solutions for infants, this manual has evolved into a standard reference in neonatal intensive care units around the country.
- Filename: radiography-prep-program-review-and-examination-preparation-sixth-edition.
- ISBN: 0071741070
- Release Date: 2011-01-28
- Number of pages: 592
- Author: D. A. Saia
- Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
Ace the ARRT certification exam with the field’s most trusted review Maximize your study time -- and your grade -- by focusing on the most important and frequently tested topics 4 STAR DOODY'S REVIEW! "This update is once again a highlight in the review book section for preparing for the registry exam in radiography. Using a compilation of noteworthy sources, the author once again provides students with a complete and valuable guide for registry exam review. This is a must-have book for any future radiographer."--Doody's Review Service The entire radiography curriculum summarized in a concise, readable narrative makes it easy to understand and memorize key concepts 860+ registry-style questions, including a 200-question practice test, prepare you for the exam Answers with detailed explanations and references to major textbooks More than 400 illustrations and clinical images Written by an experienced educator and radiography program director who knows exactly what it takes to pass Essential for certification or recertification An author with 35+ years of teaching experience provides everything you need to excel on the exam coursework Summary boxes provide a convenient overview of must-know information The inside covers feature important formulae, radiation protection facts, conversion factors, body surface landmarks, digital imaging facts, acronyms and abbreviations, radiation quality factors, and minimum filtration requirements Coverage of the latest developments, including digital and electronic imaging A complete 200-question practice exam 440+ chapter-ending questions
- Filename: the-book-of-style-for-medical-transcription.
- ISBN: 0935229582
- Release Date: 2008-01-01
- Number of pages: 567
- Author: Lea M. Sims
- Publisher: Association for Healthcare Documentation