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  • Anatomy & Physiology Made Incredibly Easy!

    Anatomy & Physiology Made Incredibly Easy!

    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
    Anatomy & Physiology Made Incredibly Easy 4e presents the vast, sometimes overwhelming details of anatomy and physiology in the enjoyable, user-friendly, award-winning Incredibly Easy! style. Featuring a 4-color interior and using light-hearted humor throughout, the text reviews the core concepts of anatomy and physiology and offers detailed coverage of every major body system, along with nutrition, fluids and electrolytes, reproduction and lactation, and genetics. The “Practice Makes Perfect" section showcases NCLEX-style questions, and the book also includes pocket-sized study cards for on-the-go review. A companion Website offers student and instructor resources, including study cards, physiology animations, PowerPoint presentations, a test generator, teaching tips, and practice exercises/activities.
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  • Cardiovascular Care Made Incredibly Easy

    Cardiovascular Care Made Incredibly Easy

    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

    Cardiovascular care is one of the most demanding and complex areas of nursing practice. The wide-ranging, accessible and attractive pedagogy of Cardiovascular Care Made Incredibly Easy helps student nurses achieve a thorough understanding of this subject. Adapted for the UK, this book is packed with illustrations, chapter overviews, memory joggers and quick quizzes, which bring together the broad base of knowledge whilst targeting key information that the learner nurse needs to be confident in cardiovascular care.

    Drawing on current UK guidance, Cardiovascular Care Made Incredibly Easy is rooted soundly in current standards of practice. It is an essential resource for any nurse new to cardiovascular care in the UK, as well as those wishing to refresh their knowledge.

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  • I.V. Therapy Made Incredibly Easy!

    I.V. Therapy Made Incredibly Easy!, 4e

    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

    The Fourth Edition of this practical reference provides current, comprehensive information on I.V. therapy in a clear, concise, and entertaining manner. The book reviews the basics of I.V. therapy such as purpose, delivery methods, flow rates, legal issues, profession standards, and documentation; discusses the necessary components of peripheral and central venous therapy, including access sites, equipment, preparation, maintenance, and discontinuation of therapy; and describes administration of I.V. medications, including special considerations for the pediatric, elderly, and home care patient. Coverage includes transfusion therapy, chemotherapy, and parenteral nutrition. This edition includes new geriatrics and pediatrics chapters, new information on home care throughout, and updated Infusion Nurses Society standards.

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  • Medical-Surgical Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!

    Medical-Surgical Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!

    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
    Medical-Surgical Nursing Made Incredibly Easy! Third Edition provides nurses and nursing students with the information they need to confidently provide optimal care to patients. Written in the award-winning Incredibly Easy! style, which makes complex medical-surgical nursing concepts easy to understand, it is perfect for those entering or needing a refresher in medical-surgical nursing.
     
    The updated text covers nearly 300 disorders, treatments and nursing interventions across 13 body system-oriented chapters, with additional overview chapters on the nursing process and perioperative care, end-of-life care, and obesity. Each chapter includes a summary of key points and features headings and illustrations to enhance learning. Consistently formatted chapters and disorder entries make information easy to find. Key terms, bullets, checklists, and graphics focus attention on important information. In addition, online components, including case studies and NCLEX®-style questions, provide readers with additional learning tools.
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  • ACLS Review Made Incredibly Easy

    ACLS Review Made Incredibly Easy, 3e

    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

    ACLS Review Made Incredibly Easy!® gives you the confidence you need to pass the ACLS certification exam as well as the knowledge and skills needed to perform advanced cardiac life support. 
     
    Packed with easy-to-remember definitions and step-by-step directions on the latest treatment algorithms, this enjoyable review text tackles required ACLS course and exam content. It is also the perfect on-the-spot clinical reference—for nurses, students, and all healthcare professionals.
     
    Be expertly guided through the latest ACLS training and exam preparation with:
     
    • NEW and updated content in quick-read, bulleted format, based on current American Heart Association guidelines
    • NEW and updated cardiovascular pharmacology content
    • NEW and updated interventions
    • Explains ACLS course and exam components and requirements
    • Proven study strategies, end-of-chapter quick quizzes, and an end-of-book practice test
    • Explanations of complex concepts—easy-to-retain guidance on how to recognize and treat cardiac arrhythmias, including:
    • Classifications of interventions, including basic life support skills, adult cardiac arrest algorithm, and defibrillation
    • Step-by-step how-tos for current treatment algorithms
    • Managing specific rhythms—hypovolemia, hypoxia, acidosis, hypothermia, cardiac tamponade, tension pneumothorax, pulmonary coronary thrombosis, and more
    • Dozens of colorful diagrams and illustrations outline the core concepts and skills needed for ACLS certification, including:
    • CPR – when and how to use it
    • Devices and procedures skills – safe ventilation techniques, including endotracheal intubation and supraglottic devices, as well as defibrillators, pacemakers, and more
    • Early management – managing the first 30 minutes of cardiac emergencies
    • Emergency conditions – which cardiac rhythms may require ACLS treatment
    • IV and invasive techniques – such as peripheral and central IV line insertion
    • Pharmacology – knowing the action, indication, dosages, and precautions for the major drugs used during ACLS
    • Special features that include:
      • Just the facts – quick summary of each chapter’s content
    o   “Nurse Joy” and “Nurse Jake” – expert insights on interventions and problem-solving
    • Quick quiz – multiple-choice questions after each chapter to help you retain knowledge
    o   Now I get it! – real-life patient scenarios illustrating correct ACLS interventions
    o   What to look for – tips on identifying and interpreting arrhythmias.
     
     
     
     
    About the Clinical Editor
     
    Kate Stout, RN, MSN, is a Critical Care Charge RN at Southern Hills Hospital in Las Vegas, Nevada.
     

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  • Anatomy and Physiology Made Incredibly Visual!

    Anatomy and Physiology Made Incredibly Visual!, 2e

    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
    Anatomy & Physiology Made Incredibly Visual is an innovative new reference that brings clinical subjects to life using a vivid, graphic presentation. Like the Incredibly Easy series, the Incredibly Visual series takes difficult clinical topics and presents them in a clear, concise, easy-to-understand manner. The highly visual nature of this book makes anatomy and physiology fundamentals accessible to the reader in a unique and interesting way that enables quick review and comprehension as well as practical application. For each body system, the book logically first presents anatomic fundamentals necessary to understand the complex physiology of the body. Then physiologic processes are presented more visually than ever before. This new approach to clinical content maximizes the power of visual thinking by getting readers as close to the clinical content as they can get without actually being in the room with a patient. Complex ideas are broken down into their component parts, with each component made unmistakably simple in appealingly colorful and graphic ways. Readers will read less, understand more, and see things more clearly than ever before.

    A companion website is available with fully-searchable text.

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  • Australia and New Zealand Package of Medical Surgical Nursing &  Fundamentals of Nursing and Midwifery, 2nd edition

    Australia and New Zealand Package of Medical Surgical Nursing & Fundamentals of Nursing and Midwifery, 2nd edition

    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

    This package contains the following products:
    • 9781496349125 Farrell Smeltzer & Bares Textbook of Medical-Surgical Nursing, 4e
    • 9781496350992 Hill Fundamentals of Nursing and Midwifery, 3e
       

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  • Chart Smart

    Chart Smart, 3e

    The A-to-Z Guide to Better Nursing Documentation

    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

    Thoroughly updated for its Third Edition, this portable handbook shows nurses in all practice settings exactly what to document in any situation. Nearly 300 alphabetically organized entries cover diseases, emergencies, procedures, legal and ethical problems, and difficult situations involving patients, families, and other health care professionals. Legal Casebook sidebars provide real-world examples of court cases. AccuChart sample forms show how to accurately complete various forms.

    This edition includes new, difficult, and timely charting situations such as moderate sedation, medication reconciliation, infant identification, faxing medical records, and requests by families for medical advice. Other highlights include expanded information on the electronic medical record, current Joint Commission guidelines on abbreviation use, and the newest NANDA nursing diagnoses.

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  • Charting Made Incredibly Easy!

    Charting Made Incredibly Easy!, 4e

    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

    In its Fourth Edition, Charting Made Incredibly Easy! provides up-to-the-minute guidelines on documentation in a comprehensive, clear, concise, practical, and entertaining manner. The book reviews the fundamental aspects of charting such as the medical record, the nursing process, and legal and professional requirements, guidelines for developing a solid plan of care, and the variety of charting formats currently being used. It also addresses the specific requirements for charting in acute care, home care, and long-term care and rehabilitation settings. Special elements found throughout the book make it easy to remember key points. This edition includes new information on cultural needs assessment, HIPAA, National Patient Safety Goals, and electronic health records.

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  • Clinical Reasoning Schell 2e and Trickey 1e Package

    Clinical Reasoning Schell 2e and Trickey 1e Package

    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

    This package contains the following products:
    • 9781496310286 Trickey Occupational Therapy in Action, 1e
    • 9781496335890 Schell Clinical and Professional Reasoning in Occupational Therapy, 2e
       

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  • Diagnostic Medical Sonography/  Abdomen and Superficial Structures 4e with Student Workbook Package

    Diagnostic Medical Sonography/ Abdomen and Superficial Structures 4e with Student Workbook Package

    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

    This package contains the following products:
    • 9781496354921 Karamura Abdomen and Superficial Structures, 4e
    • 9781496380579 Kawamura Workbook for Diagnostic Medical Sonography, 4e
       

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  • Diagnostic Medical Sonography/ Obstetrics & Gynecology 4e with Student Workbook Package

    Diagnostic Medical Sonography/ Obstetrics & Gynecology 4e with Student Workbook Package

    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

    This package contains the following products:
    • 9781496385512 Stephenson Obstetrics & Gynecology, 4e
    • 9781496385604 Stephenson Workbook for Diagnostic Medical Sonography, 4e
       

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  • Diagnostic Medical Sonography/ The Vascular System 4e with Student Workbook Package

    Diagnostic Medical Sonography/ The Vascular System 4e with Student Workbook Package

    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

    This package contains the following products:
    • 9781496380593 Kupinski The Vascular System, 2e
    • 9781496385635 Kupinski Workbook for Diagnostic Medical Sonography, 2e
       

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  • ECG Interpretation Made Incredibly Easy

    ECG Interpretation Made Incredibly Easy, 6e

    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

    ECG Interpretation Made Incredibly Easy makes learning to read and interpret rhythm strips simple. The book reviews fundamental cardiac anatomy and physiology, explains how to obtain and interpret a rhythm strip, and teaches the reader how to recognize and treat sinus, atrial, and ventricular arrhythmias, as well as heart blocks. In addition, the book explains how to obtain and interpret 12-lead ECGs. Each chapter features: a summary of key points; clear, simple explanations of problems; definitions of key terms; illustrations that clearly explain key concepts; bullets, ballot boxes, and checklists that make it easy to spot important points at a glance; sidebars that highlights key facts about ECG interpretation; and quick quizzes to test knowledge.

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  • ER Facts Made Incredibly Quick

    ER Facts Made Incredibly Quick, 2e

    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

    Strengthen your emergency nursing know-how, with the newly updated ER Facts Made Incredibly Quick!®, 2nd edition, the indispensable pocket guide that offers on-the-go clarity on ER care essentials.
     
    Thumb quickly to the right topic with the help of brightly colored tabs, then scan the easy-read bulleted text for crucial how-to’s on trauma assessments, CPR, medications and IV, and treating multiple trauma, breathing difficulties, and gunshot wounds, and more. This is vital clinical support for, nurses and all ER healthcare professionals.
     
    Be expertly guided through ER assessments, devices, and treatment with …
     
    • NEW and updated quick-read, bulleted content, tables, and colorful images
    • NEW and updated tables, photos, drawings, and diagrams
    • Laminated pages are wipeable for easy notetaking and erasing
    • Pocket-sized, spiral-bound format offering on-the-spot access to expert guidance
    • Dozens of colorful diagrams, charts, and images supporting guidance on areas such as:
      • Vital signs chart – neonates to older adults
      • Advanced cardiac life support algorithms
      • 8-step method for rhythm strip analysis
      • Hands-free electrode placement for defibrillation
      • CPR and choking interventions, by age group
      • Assessment skills and flow charts for assessing individual body systems
    • Step-by-step direction on triage methods—assessments, procedures, and monitoring, including:
      • Triage criteria for critical trauma assessment
      • Primary and secondary assessment – parameters, questions to ask patients, interventions
      • Emergency Nurses Association and Academy of Emergency Physicians five-level triage scale to determine patient acuity
      • Assessing child and elder abuse and neglect
      • Maternal/neonatal charts – assessing gestational age, maternal hypotension, true versus false labor, fetal distress, preeclampsia, and more
      • Newborn assessment charts and graphs – neonatal resuscitation, APGAR scoring system, pediatric vital sign normal ranges, pediatric trauma score, and more
      • Assessment charts and pain measurement scale for scoring pain acuteness, symptoms, and appearance
      • Disaster and mass casualty triage protocols
      • Treating special triage populations – pediatric, geriatric, pregnant, LGBTQ patients
      • Cultural considerations in patient care
      • Evidence collection kit materials
    • Practical guide to patient teaching
      
    About the Clinical Editor
     
    Joyce Foresman-Capuzzi, MSN, APRN, CCNS, is a Clinical Nurse Educator at Lankenau Medical Center at the Crozer Keystone Health System in Chester, Pennsylvania.

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  • Fluids and Electrolytes: An Incredibly Easy! Pocket Guide

    Fluids and Electrolytes: An Incredibly Easy! Pocket Guide, 2e

    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

    Fluids and Electrolytes: An Incredibly Easy! Pocket Guide, Second Edition provides just the essential facts in a streamlined, bulleted quick-reference format, using illustrations, logos, and other Incredibly Easy! features to help nurses spot key points at a glance. The opening chapters review the basics of fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base balance. Subsequent chapters address specific imbalances, providing vital information for safe and effective care. The last chapter covers such treatments as IV fluid replacement and total parenteral nutrition. This edition has been revised and updated and includes new entries on acute pancreatitis and heat syndrome.

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  • Focus on Adult Health's Handbook of Laboratory & Diagnostic Tests

    Focus on Adult Health's Handbook of Laboratory & Diagnostic Tests

    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

    This companion book to Focus on Adult Health: Medical-Surgical Nursing is a concise, portable, full-color handbook of hundreds of test results and their implications. The two-part presentation includes a review of specimen collection procedures followed by an alphabetical list of tests. Tests include important information about reference values, normal and abnormal values as well as associated nursing implications, interfering factors, and essential nursing considerations before, during, and after the test.

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  • Handbook of Signs & Symptoms

    Handbook of Signs & Symptoms, 5e

    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

    Thoroughly updated for its Fifth Edition, this convenient, portable handbook is a comprehensive guide to the evaluation of more than 530 signs and symptoms. It has all the assessment information busy clinicians need in a single source. Each entry describes the sign or symptom and covers emergency interventions if needed, history and physical examination, medical and other causes with their associated signs and symptoms, and special considerations such as tests, monitoring, treatment, and gender and cultural issues. This edition identifies specific signs and symptoms caused by emerging diseases such as avian flu, monkeypox, respiratory syncytial virus, norovirus, metabolic syndrome, blast lung injury, Kawasaki disease, and popcorn lung disease.

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  • Health Assessment Made Incredibly Visual

    Health Assessment Made Incredibly Visual, 3e

    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

    Ready to learn health assessment skills? The fully updated Health Assessment Made Incredibly Visual, 3rd Edition, shows you how—with humor, great visuals, and real-life scenarios.
                         
    Hundreds of colorful drawings, diagrams, and photos support easy-to-follow, expert nursing instruction on the many skills needed for physical exams and assessments of every body system, from head to toe. Fulfill the requirements of student nursing—and start your nursing practice with a high standard—with this top-level direction on performing solid, accurate health assessments!
     
    Benefit from the expert wisdom of this invaluable guide, featuring . . .
     
    • NEW content on geriatric care from the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth and Fifth Edition (DSM-4 and DSM-5)
    • Simple-to-use and easy-to-follow guidance on all aspects of health assessment
    • Fully illustrated examples of best practices – Current nursing standards for each type of assessment
    • Support for accurate assessment – Guides you through the anatomy and assessment processes for each body system or health issue, including skin, hair, and nails; eyes and ears; nose, mouth, throat, and neck; pregnancy, and the respiratory, cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, musculoskeletal, neurologic, and genitourinary systems
    • Step-by-step guidance on examination skills with photos, diagrams, drawings, and descriptions for areas including:
      • Use of examination tools and equipment
      • Choosing, using, and interpreting assessment tests
      • Spotting abnormalities
      • Palpating the nose and maxillary sinuses
      • Measuring diaphragm movement
      • Percussing the chest
      • Measuring vision
      • Assessing eye muscle function
      • Hearing and voice assessments
    • Special chapter features:
      • Take Note – Real-life examples of documentation for complex conditions
      • Outside the norm – Photos and explanations of abnormalities
      • Memory board – Memory tricks that help you remember vital concepts and key treatments
      • Symptom synopsis – Symptoms, key facts, and possible causes for numerous conditions
      • Skill check – Expert guidance, backed by real-life photos, on how to examine and assess different body systems and functions
      • Q&A – End-of-chapter quizzes—puzzles, riddles, and multiple-choice questions to help you retain essential information

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  • Infusion Therapy Made Incredibly Easy

    Infusion Therapy Made Incredibly Easy, 5e

    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

     
    Get a thorough grounding in delivering safe, effective infusion therapy with the friendly support and technical guidance of the newly updated Infusion Therapy Made Incredibly Easy!®, 5th edition.
     
    This complete how-to on administering and monitoring different IV medications delivers clear direction on vital concepts, terms, and techniques—backed by numerous illustrations, confidence-building humor, and expert insights. Offering clear, concise direction for nursing students, this popular Incredibly Easy!® text is also the ideal refresher for nurses and all practitioners learning best practices for a range of infusion therapies.
     

     

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