• Clinical Skills Made Incredibly Easy!

    Clinical Skills Made Incredibly Easy!

    Mhairi Hastings

    Mapped to the NMC Essential Skills Clusters, Clinical Skills Made Incredibly Easy! presents, clearly and concisely, the essential clinical skills for safe and professional nursing practice. The book begins with fundamental skills covering the patient's hospital stay, specimen collection, aseptic technique and wound care, and medicines management. The text then focuses on procedures related to specific body systems. Each procedure is presented in the same easy-to-follow format. The last section details a range of other skills essential for competent practice. Quizzes at the end of each topic enable readers to evaluate their learning.

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  • Fundamentals of Nursing Made Incredibly Easy

    Fundamentals of Nursing Made Incredibly Easy

    Pat Berridge, Catherine Liddle

    Fundamentals of Nursing Made Incredibly Easy is an invaluable reference book, covering all the core topics of nursing.

    This book provides comprehensive coverage of the theoretical foundations of nursing, the nursing process, basic nursing skills, physiological patient care (oxygenation, self-care and hygiene, mobility and exercise, comfort from pain, rest and sleep, skin integrity, nutrition, and urinary and bowel elimination), and the latest nursing concepts, including evidence-based practice and critical thinking.

    Fundamentals of Nursing Made Incredibly Easy is packed with reader-friendly features including abundant illustrations, cartoons, checklists, quick quizzes, memory joggers and chapter summaries. Drawing on current UK guidance, it is an essential resource for nursing students, or those needing a refresher in the fundamentals of nursing.

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  • Lippincott Nursing Procedures

    Lippincott Nursing Procedures, 7e

    Lippincott

    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 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.


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  • Pathophysiology: An Incredibly Easy! Pocket Guide

    Pathophysiology: An Incredibly Easy! Pocket Guide, 2e

    Lippincott

    Pathophysiology: An Incredibly Easy! Pocket Guide, Second Edition provides time-starved nurses with just the essential pathophysiology facts in a streamlined, bulleted, and highly visual format. The book fits into a pocket for quick reference anytime, anywhere. Bullets, charts, illustrations, logos, and other Incredibly Easy! features help nurses spot key facts at a glance.

    Each chapter briefly reviews pathophysiologic concepts and disorders associated with that body system. Test Zone evaluates the reader's mastery of the subject.

    This edition has been revised and updated and includes five new disorder entries. A new Complications section has been added to every single entry.

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  • Pathophysiology: An Incredibly Visual! Pocket Guide

    Pathophysiology: An Incredibly Visual! Pocket Guide

    Lippincott

    The latest spinoff of the Incredibly Easy! Series®, the Incredibly Visual! Pocket Guides are compact, carry-anywhere references that use stunning full-color photos and illustrations and brief, easy-to-read text to present must-know clinical concepts. Ideally suited for visual learners, the information is easy to learn and recall because the visual images leave a lasting impression, and most topics are covered on a two-page spread. Pathophysiology: An Incredibly Visual! Pocket Guide presents risk factors and pathophysiologic changes associated with more than 150 disorders and health problems, including heart failure, valvular disease, ARDS, asthma, lung cancer, pressure ulcer, stroke, AIDS, rheumatoid arthritis, hypertension, and more.

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  • Professional Guide to Pathophysiology

    Professional Guide to Pathophysiology, 3e

    Lippincott

    Professional Guide to Pathophysiology, Third Edition, combines the best of a diseases reference with the best of a full-color atlas in one clinical reference for every practice setting. This comprehensive guide focuses on the pathophysiologic developments behind more than 400 disorders across all body systems, so the practitioner fully understands the pathophysiologic rationale behind focused assessments, behind patient signs and symptoms, behind the kinds of tests that are done, and behind the treatments that are given. Now in full color throughout, the book features hundreds of illustrations depicting anatomical structures and pathophysiological processes, as well as scores of informative tables and flowcharts. P>

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  • Wound Care Facts Made Incredibly Quick

    Wound Care Facts Made Incredibly Quick

    Springhouse

    Wound Care Facts Made Incredibly Quick provides instant access to essential wound care information that nurses need every day. The book fits comfortably into a pocket, and the wipeable page surface allows nurses to write notes and remove them easily.

    Coverage includes assessment tools; wound classifications; wound care products; procedures, such as dry sterile dressing, wet-to-dry dressings, wound cultures, irrigations, and wound packing; medications, such as topical agents, wound cleansers, and debriding agents; and management strategies for pressure, arterial, venous, and diabetic ulcers. Scores of illustrations and charts are included. Distinctive-colored tabs identify each section.

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  • Wound Care Made Incredibly Easy!

    Wound Care Made Incredibly Easy!

    Julie Vuolo, Irene Anderson, Jacqui Fletcher

    Drawing on current UK and European guidance and soundly rooted in current standards of practice, Wound Care Made Incredibly Easy! UK Edition is an essential source of information for any nurse new to wound care practice in the UK. It covers all the fundamentals of wound care including wound healing, wound assessment, cleansing and dressing selection, and adjunctive therapies, and has dedicated chapters on diabetic foot ulcers, pressure ulcers, and vascular ulceration.

    Wound Care Made Incredibly Easy! UK Edition includes a chapter on accountability and legal issues. A must for every pre-registration and newly qualified nurse, this chapter includes sections on the role of key organisations such as the NMC and NICE, healthcare quality control mechanisms, patients' rights, and the fundamentals of litigation.

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  • Wound Care Made Incredibly Visual!

    Wound Care Made Incredibly Visual!, 2e

    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

    Wound Care Made Incredibly Visual! Second Edition is an innovative reference that combines detailed photographs and graphics with concise, informative text to make the complex concepts of wound care easy to understand. Thoroughly updated with the latest clinical practice guidelines and documentation, this new approach to clinical content maximizes the power of visual thinking by "showing" as well as "telling" about the latest wound care information and techniques. 

    The highly visual nature of this book makes the fundamentals and advancements in the treatment of wounds clear and understandable, enabling quick review and comprehension for practical application. New features include a new chapter on atypical wounds, additional wound care treatments, including hyperbaric oxygen and electrical stimulation, and a new "Special Attention" icon to address concerns for the bariatric patient, including skin problems, wound management and pressure ulcer prevention.
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