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.

Medical Surgical Nursing

  • Filename: medical-surgical-nursing.
  • ISBN: 1582558973
  • Release Date: 2006
  • Number of pages: 568
  • Author:
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins



Designed for quick, easy on-the-job reference, this spiralbound pocket guide covers every aspect of medical-surgical nursing in a concise format packed with bulleted facts, tables, and illustrations. Five distinctive sections cover Disorders, Diagnostic Tests, Treatments, Procedures, and more than 80 Clinical Tools from all medical-surgical specialties, including pain rating tools, dosage formulas, monitoring guidelines, and more. Topics in each section are arranged alphabetically and follow a consistent format. Recurring icons highlight key points such as life-threatening disorders, interdisciplinary care, and illustrations of pathophysiology.

Medical surgical Care Planning

  • Filename: medical-surgical-care-planning.
  • ISBN: 158255224X
  • Release Date: 2004
  • Number of pages: 878
  • Author: Nancy Meyer Holloway
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins



Revised for nursing students, educators, and practicing nurses, this complete reference contains almost 100 comprehensive clinical care plans for adult patients in medical-surgical units. New to this edition are care plans for acute alcohol withdrawal, hypertensive crisis, Parkinson's disease, sickle cell disease, transplantation, and end of life.

Straight A s in Fluids and Electrolytes

  • Filename: straight-a-s-in-fluids-and-electrolytes.
  • ISBN: 1582556598
  • Release Date: 2007
  • Number of pages: 273
  • Author: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins



Straight A's in Fluids and Electrolytes is an excellent review for the NCLEX® and for the fluids and electrolytes component of medical-surgical nursing courses from the LPN through the BSN level. It follows the unique, highly visual two-column Straight A's format—an in-depth outline review in the inner column and a quick-scanning key points refresher in the outer column. Other study aids include "Top 10" Lists that save students time before exams, Time-Out for Teaching tips on patient teaching, Go with the Flow algorithms, and dozens of illustrations. The book and bound-in CD-ROM contain hundreds of NCLEX®-style questions—including alternate-format questions—with answers and rationales.

Brunner Suddarth s Textbook of Medical surgical Nursing

  • Filename: brunner-suddarth-s-textbook-of-medical-surgical-nursing.
  • ISBN: 9780781785891
  • Release Date: 2010
  • Number of pages: 2240
  • Author: Suzanne C. O'Connell Smeltzer
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins



Preparing students for successful NCLEX results and strong futures as nurses in today's world. Now in its 12th edition, Brunner and Suddarth's Textbook of Medical-Surgical Nursing is designed to assist nurses in preparing for their roles and responsibilities in the medical-surgical setting and for success on the NCLEX. In the latest edition, the resource suite is complete with a robust set of premium and included ancillaries such as simulation support, adaptive testing, and a variety of digital resources helping prepare today's students for success. This leading textbook focuses on physiological, pathophysiological, and psychosocial concepts as they relate to nursing care. Brunner is known for its strong Nursing Process focus and its readability. This edition retains these strengths and incorporates enhanced visual appeal and better portability for students. Online Tutoring powered by Smarthinking--Free online tutoring, powered by Smarthinking, gives students access to expert nursing and allied health science educators whose mission, like yours, is to achieve success. Students can access live tutoring support, critiques of written work, and other valuable tools.

Medical Surgical Nursing

  • Filename: medical-surgical-nursing.
  • ISBN: 9780323293211
  • Release Date: 2014-04-14
  • Number of pages: 1264
  • Author: Susan C. deWit
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences



The clear, concise, and cutting-edge medical-surgical nursing content in Medical-Surgical Nursing: Concepts & Practice, 2nd Edition provides the solid foundation you need to pass the NCLEX Examination and succeed as a new nurse. It builds on the fundamentals of nursing and covers roles, settings, health care trends, all body systems and their disorders, emergency and disaster management, and mental health nursing. Written by noted authors Susan deWit and Candice Kumagai, Medical-Surgical Nursing reflects current national LPN/LVN standards with its emphasis on safety as well as complementary and alternative therapies. UNIQUE! LPN Threads share learning features with Elsevier's other LPN textbooks, providing a consistency across the Elsevier LPN curriculum. Key Terms include phonetic pronunciations and text page references. Key Points are located at the end of chapters and summarize chapter highlights. Overview of Anatomy and Physiology at the beginning of each body system chapter provides basic information for understanding the body system and its disorders. Nursing Process provides a consistent framework for disorders chapters. Evidence-Based Practice is highlighted with special icons indicating current research. Assignment Considerations boxes address situations in which the charge nurse delegates to the LPN/LVN or the LPN/LVN assigns tasks to unlicensed assistive personnel. Focused Assessment boxes include information on history taking and psychosocial assessment, physical assessment, and guidance on how to collect data/information for specific disorders. Elder Care Points boxes address the unique medical-surgical care issues that affect older adults. Legal and Ethical Considerations boxes focus on specific disorder-related issues. Safety Alert boxes highlight specific dangers to patients related to medications and clinical care. Clinical Cues provide guidance and advice related to the application of nursing care. Think Critically About boxes encourage you to synthesize information and apply concepts beyond the scope of the chapter. Concept Maps in the disorders chapters help you visualize difficult material and illustrate how a disorder's multiple symptoms, treatments, and side effects relate to each other. Health Promotion boxes address wellness and disease prevention, including diet, infection control, and more. Complementary and Alternative Therapies boxes offer information on how nontraditional treatments for medical-surgical conditions may be used to complement traditional treatment. Cultural Considerations promote understanding and sensitivity to various ethnic groups. Nutrition Considerations address the need for holistic care and reflect the increased focus on nutrition in the NCLEX Examination. Patient Teaching boxes provide step-by-step instructions and guidelines for post-hospital care. Home Care Considerations boxes focus on post-discharge adaptations of medical-surgical nursing care to the home environment. Mental Health Nursing unit includes information on disorders of anxiety and mood, eating disorders, cognitive disorders, thought and personality disorders, and substance abuse. Disaster Management content includes material focusing on preparation and mitigation to avoid losses and reduce the risk of injury associated with both natural and bioterrorist disasters.

Medical surgical nursing

  • Filename: medical-surgical-nursing.
  • ISBN: UOM:39015000816044
  • Release Date: 1964
  • Number of pages: 889
  • Author: Kathleen Newton Shafer
  • Publisher:



Clinical Companion to Medical Surgical Nursing

  • Filename: clinical-companion-to-medical-surgical-nursing.
  • ISBN: 9780323082778
  • Release Date: 2010-11-30
  • Number of pages: 832
  • Author: Sharon L. Lewis
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences



Disorders section covers commonly encountered medical-surgical conditions in a consistent, clinically relevant presentation that includes: Definition/Description Pathophysiology Clinical Manifestations Complications Diagnostic Studies Collaborative Care (including Drug Therapy, where relevant) Nursing Management Goals Nursing Diagnoses (using the most current NANDA terminology) Nursing Interventions Patient and Caregiver Teaching Treatments and Procedures section provides need-to-know information on common medical-surgical treatments and procedures. Reference Appendix features key reference information commonly used in nursing practice, including laboratory values, commonly used formulas, and Spanish translations of key phrases. Patient teaching content is highlighted with a special icon, identifying information that patients and caregivers need to know about the care of various conditions. Cross-references to Lewis: Medical-Surgical Nursing, 8th Edition make it easy to locate more in-depth information.

Medical Surgical Nursing

  • Filename: medical-surgical-nursing.
  • ISBN: UOM:39015000817158
  • Release Date: 1971-01-01
  • Number of pages: 456
  • Author: S. L. Bhathena
  • Publisher:



Clinical Medical surgical Nursing

  • Filename: clinical-medical-surgical-nursing.
  • ISBN: 0721685323
  • Release Date: 2002-01-01
  • Number of pages: 996
  • Author: Beverly George-Gay
  • Publisher: Saunders



This clinical reference promotes critical thinking and emphasizes client care by helping the reader make the best possible decisions for 130 medical-surgical conditions and procedures. For each condition, it provides a summary of pathophysiology and focuses on specific nursing interventions, based upon research and real-world practice. An A-to-Z organization within chapters, thumb tabs, a consistent format, and specially designed icons make this a quick access, easy-to-use reference.

Hurst Reviews Medical Surgical Nursing Review

  • Filename: hurst-reviews-medical-surgical-nursing-review.
  • ISBN: 9780071811842
  • Release Date: 2012-09-01
  • Number of pages: 882
  • Author: Marlene Hurst
  • Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional



Let Marlene Hurst show you the fastest – and most efficient way -- to learn Medical-Surgical Nursing 98% of Marlene Hurst’s students pass the NCLEX® That’s because Marlene knows that just memorizing facts isn’t enough – you need a strategy. In Medical-Surgical Nursing Review Marlene shows you how to apply critical thinking and test-taking skills rather than endure endless hours of memorization. With this proven, common sense approach, you’ll slash your study time and focus on what you really need to know in order to excel on this important course. Medical-Surgical Nursing Review includes practice questions at the end of each chapter, complete with answers and explanations, and access to a download with an additional 300 practice questions and MP3 audio tips from the author. Marlene’s helpful icons make it easy and fun for you to learn medical-surgical nursing: Marlene Moments: Tell you humorous stories of common student situations and mistakes Deadly Dilemmas: Alert you to situations that could affect patient safety Here’s the Deal: Gives you an understanding of complex nursing and pathophysiology concepts Hurst Hint Helps you to understand core nursing content Factoids Teach you important clinical nursing facts and important points you need to know

Medical surgical Nursing

  • Filename: medical-surgical-nursing.
  • ISBN: UOM:39015038430867
  • Release Date: 1996
  • Number of pages: 1197
  • Author: Gail A. Harkness
  • Publisher:



Acomprehensive text of adult health nursing.

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