Nursing Care Planning Made Incredibly Easy

Nursing Care Planning Made Incredibly Easy Author Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN-10 9781609136048
Release 2012-07-02
Pages 288
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The new edition of Nursing Care Planning Made Incredibly Easy is the resource every student needs to master the art of care planning, including concept mapping. Starting with a review of the nursing process, this comprehensive resource provides the foundations needed to write practical, effective care plans for patients. It takes a step-by-step approach to the care planning process and builds the critical thinking skills needed to individualize care in the clinical setting. Special tips and information sections included throughout the book help students incorporate evidence-based standards and rationales into their nursing interventions.



Nursing Care Planning Made Incredibly Easy

Nursing Care Planning Made Incredibly Easy Author Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN-10 9781609136048
Release 2012-07-02
Pages 288
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The new edition of Nursing Care Planning Made Incredibly Easy is the resource every student needs to master the art of care planning, including concept mapping. Starting with a review of the nursing process, this comprehensive resource provides the foundations needed to write practical, effective care plans for patients. It takes a step-by-step approach to the care planning process and builds the critical thinking skills needed to individualize care in the clinical setting. Special tips and information sections included throughout the book help students incorporate evidence-based standards and rationales into their nursing interventions.



Pathophysiology Made Incredibly Easy

Pathophysiology Made Incredibly Easy Author
ISBN-10 1582551685
Release 2002
Pages 438
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Pathophysiology Made Incredibly Easy! in Second Edition continues the tradition of an entertaining, practical, and informative reference. Thirteen chapters organized by body system provide easy-to-follow pathophysiology for scores of disorders. Diagnostic test findings and current treatment complete each disorder entry. Specific chapters address cancer, infection, immune disorders, and genetics. Each chapter includes a summary of key points and features light-hearted headings and illustrations to enhance learning. Key terms, bullets, checklists, graphics, and cartoon characters call special attention to important information. New features include 10 additional disorders, a complete update of all existing disorders including HIV/AIDS and cancer. A comprehensive case-study test evaluates the reader's understanding.



Nursing Care Planning Made Incredibly Easy

Nursing Care Planning Made Incredibly Easy Author Emily Matthews
ISBN-10 1901831167
Release 2010
Pages 284
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A resource which allows every student to master the vital skill of nursing care planning, this book focuses on the skills necessary to develop patient-specific, relevant and timely nursing care plans.



Cardiovascular Care Made Incredibly Visual

Cardiovascular Care Made Incredibly Visual Author Lippincott
ISBN-10 9781451149241
Release 2012-02-23
Pages 256
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Cardiovascular Care Made Incredibly Visual! Second Edition offers an innovative visual approach to mastering the principles and practice of cardiovascular care. Hundreds of detailed color photographs, diagrams, charts, and other visual aids clarify essential cardiovascular anatomy and physiology and guide nurses through all current physical assessment techniques, diagnostic tests, treatments, emergency procedures, cardiac monitoring methods, and more. This thoroughly updated edition includes current ACLS algorithms and information on congenital cardiac disorders, new diagnostic tests and treatments, and noninvasive cardiac output monitoring. Special logos reinforce key points about equipment and procedures and present visual mnemonics, and "Vision Quest" puzzles test readers' knowledge in an entertaining way. Nurses can foster a quick and thorough understanding of cardiovascular care the Incredibly Visual way - with clear, logical content, written in conversational style, highly-detailed visual aids, and key highlights that help recall what has been learned.



Emergency Nursing Made Incredibly Easy

Emergency Nursing Made Incredibly Easy Author Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN-10 1582554641
Release 2007
Pages 532
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Emergency Nursing Made Incredibly Easy! offers essential information on emergency, trauma, and critical care in the popular, easy-to-learn, and enjoyable Incredibly Easy! format. It covers emergency care basics including patient assessment and triage, trauma, disease crises, and patient and family communication, as well as legal issues such as handling evidence and documentation and holistic issues such as pain and end-of-life care. Chapters detail emergency nursing by body system and cover shock, multi-system traumas, environmental emergencies, disaster preparedness, communicable diseases, and obstetric and pediatric emergencies. The presentation features light-hearted cartoons and humor, "Memory Joggers" and other icons, and end-of-chapter review questions.



Fluids and Electrolytes Made Incredibly Easy

Fluids and Electrolytes Made Incredibly Easy Author Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN-10 1582553572
Release 2005
Pages 376
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Now in its third edition, this informative and indispensable reference reviews fundamental information about fluids, electrolytes, and acid-based balance; identifies electrolyte fluid, acid, and base imbalances; describes imbalances in major health problems, and more in an easy-to-understand format.



NCLEX RN Questions Answers Made Incredibly Easy

NCLEX RN Questions   Answers Made Incredibly Easy Author Susan A. Lisko
ISBN-10 9781496325549
Release 2016-07-25
Pages 912
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NCLEX-RN QUESTIONS & ANSWERS MADE INCREDIBLY EASY!, 7E is designed to help pre-licensure nursing students prepare for the licensing examination. This book and its accompanying electronic resources feature thousands of questions at the application level or above to prompt active learning and higher-order thinking. The book’s seven parts cover the basics of NCLEX test construction and how students should prepare, the four major content areas of pre-licensure programs (medical-surgical, psychiatric/mental health, maternity, and pediatrics), a section on issues in nursing, and three comprehensive tests of varying lengths that help simulate the actual NCLEX experience. The questions align with the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) 2016 RN test plan. Throughout the book, the Made Incredibly Easy design, art, and captions help to engage students and present a fun, relaxed, encouraging, and supportive learning experience. Other features include the use of all the types of alternate-format questions and detailed rationale for both correct and incorrect answers.



Pharmacology Made Incredibly Easy

Pharmacology Made Incredibly Easy Author Lww
ISBN-10 1496326326
Release 2016-07-25
Pages 784
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Nursing Pharmacology Made Incredibly Easy covers pharmacology facts, using the Incredibly Easy Series lighthearted, entertaining style. Coverage includes: pharmacology fundamentals, including sources of drugs, how they are administered, and how they are used in the body; therapeutic classes of drugs to treat all body systems, plus commonly prescribed pain medications, antiinfectives, antineoplastics, drugs for fluid and electrolyte balance, and more.



ECG Interpretation Made Incredibly Easy

ECG Interpretation Made Incredibly Easy Author Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN-10 1582553556
Release 2005
Pages 342
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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.



Diagnostic Tests Made Incredibly Easy

Diagnostic Tests Made Incredibly Easy Author
ISBN-10 0781786908
Release 2009
Pages 442
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Thoroughly updated, this second edition includes hundreds of diagnostic tests organized by category. It concisely explains why and how each test is performed, what the normal findings are, what abnormal findings may mean, how to prepare a patient for the test, and much more.



Critical Care Nursing Made Incredibly Easy

Critical Care Nursing Made Incredibly Easy Author Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN-10 1582555605
Release 2008
Pages 697
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This is a handy reference book in the award-winning Incredibly Easy! style--perfect for those entering or needing a refresher in critical care nursing. Critical care nursing is one of the most demanding and complex areas of nursing practice. The critical care nurse has to be "broadly specialized" with a fluency in a wide range of interconnected concepts, body system physiology, pathophysiology, and highly technical interventions, while processing data from multiple sources--all this in an environment where there is no room for error and seconds really do count.



Medical surgical Nursing Made Incredibly Easy

Medical surgical Nursing Made Incredibly Easy Author
ISBN-10 1582555672
Release 2008
Pages 953
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Medical-Surgical Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!, Second Edition, is a practical, informative reference in the entertaining, award-winning Incredibly Easy! style. This thoroughly updated edition covers hundreds of disorders and includes new chapters on end-of-life care and obesity, plus sixteen pages of full-color illustrations, sidebars on evidence-based practice pointers, and a patient resources appendix. Chapters feature key points summaries, light-hearted headings, and illustrations and are formatted to help readers find information easily. Quick-scan tables, flow charts, key terms, bullets, checklists, graphic logos, and cartoon characters highlight essential information. A bound-in CD-ROM contains over 300 NCLEX®-style questions, plus concept maps and other tools.



Nursing Care Plans

Nursing Care Plans Author Meg Gulanick
ISBN-10 9780323080552
Release 2010-11-10
Pages 1008
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The most comprehensive nursing care planning book available, Nursing Care Plans, 7th Edition features more than 200 care plans covering the most common medical-surgical nursing diagnoses and clinical problems. As in past editions, authors Meg Gulanick and Judith Myers meticulously updated content to ensure it reflects the most current clinical practice and professional standards in nursing, while still retaining the easy-to-use, reader-friendly format that make this book so unique. Functioning as two books in one, it provides you with both a collection of 68 nursing diagnosis care plans to use as starting points for creating individualized care plans and a library of 143 disease-specific care plans for medical-surgical conditions most frequently encountered in nursing practice. Includes the most extensive array of care plans found in any nursing care planning book, with 68 nursing diagnosis care plans and 143 disease/disorder/procedure care plans, for a total of 211. An introductory chapter explains essential concepts such as the components of a care plan, NIC and NOC classification systems, and how to create a care plan. Pre-formatted nursing diagnosis care plans include a NANDA definition, a brief explanation of the diagnosis, related NOC outcomes and NIC interventions, related factors, defining characteristics, expected outcomes, ongoing assessment, and therapeutic interventions. Pre-formatted disorders care plans include synonyms for the disorder (for ease in cross referencing), a clear and succinct definition of the disorder, related factors, defining characteristics, expected outcomes, NIC interventions and NOC outcomes, ongoing assessment, and therapeutic interventions for each relevant nursing diagnosis. Eye-catching icons differentiate between dependent and independent interventions to help you better understand how to function in collaboration with the healthcare team. An Online Care Plan Constructor on the companion Evolve website includes all 68 nursing diagnoses care plans in the text, enabling you to customize care plans for an individual patient. In addition, 25 pre-formatted bonus medical-surgical care plans are provided for viewing online or printing. Updated content incorporates the latest evidence-based data and best practice guidelines to help you provide the highest quality nursing care. Revised and expanded rationales include explanations for nursing interventions to help you understand what the nurse does and why. Expanded and more specific outcome statements for each nursing diagnosis help you develop measurable patient outcomes. New content on patient safety and preventable complications addresses national initiatives and discusses the nurse's responsibility in preventing complications such as falls, pressure ulcers, infections, etc. QSEN competencies are integrated throughout. 11 new disorder care plans include: Pulmonary Hypertension Cystic Fibrosis Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Peptic Ulcer Fibromyalgia Solid Organ Transplant Hemodialysis Breast Reduction Pelvic Relaxation Disorder Hyperthyroidism Psoriasis 6 new nursing diagnoses care plans include: Impaired Dentition Disturbed Energy Field Readiness for Enhanced Immunization Sedentary Lifestyle Post-Trauma Syndrome Relocation Stress Syndrome



Fundamentals of Nursing Made Incredibly Easy

Fundamentals of Nursing Made Incredibly Easy Author Karen C. Comerford
ISBN-10 1582559309
Release 2007
Pages 660
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Presenting essential nursing fundamentals in an easy-to-read, fun-to-learn format, this resource provides comprehensive coverage of the theoretical foundations of nursing, the nursing process, basic nursing skills, physiologic patient care, and the latest nursing concepts. Includes illustrations, cartoons, and quizzes.



NCLEX PN Review Made Incredibly Easy

NCLEX PN Review Made Incredibly Easy Author Margaret Eckman
ISBN-10 UCSD:31822037146610
Release 2008-10-20
Pages 864
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NCLEX-PN® Review Made Incredibly Easy! Third Edition is an easy-to-read, outline-format NCLEX® preparation book with online questions and answers. The book uses the well-known light-hearted Incredibly Easy! approach to make NCLEX® review more interesting, enjoyable, and concise and to encourage knowledge retention by decreasing study anxiety. The book covers every area of nursing and every test, disorder, and procedure that LPNs/LVNs need to know for the NCLEX®, including adult care, psychiatric care, maternal-neonatal care, care of the child, coordinating care, drug administration, patient positioning, and care and monitoring of nasogastric, chest, and other body tubes. Critical thinking questions accompany each chapter. This edition has been updated to reflect the latest NCLEX-PN® test plan, including new alternate-format types of questions, and includes updated nursing diagnoses that reflect the latest NANDA taxonomy. The companion Website offers more than 1,000 additional NCLEX®-style practice questions, including alternate format questions, with rationales for correct and incorrect answers. Other online resources include a study tip sheet; a tutorial on NCLEX® question types and test-taking; and printable cheat sheets.



Introduction to Critical Care Nursing

Introduction to Critical Care Nursing Author Mary Lou Sole
ISBN-10 9780323294027
Release 2013-12-27
Pages 768
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Here’s the essential information you need to know in critical care nursing — all in one concise text! Using a to-the-point, reader friendly approach, Introduction to Critical Care Nursing, 5th Edition, provides authoritative, real-world information on the important concepts of critical care nursing and the assessment and technical skills associated with the management of critically ill patients. The latest content on the technology makes it easy to learn and understand how to use the equipment you’ll use in the field. Nursing care chapters are organized according to the nursing process framework, and you’ll find detailed nursing care plans in every management chapter. Case studies and critical thinking questions challenge you to apply what you’ve learned, and user-friendly features throughout the text (updated pharmacology tables, clinical and laboratory alerts, and evidence-based practice boxes) help you bridge the gap between concepts and clinical practice. Nursing Care Plans provide nursing diagnoses, expected patient outcomes, and interventions with rationales to prepare you for clinical practice. Case Studies challenge you to apply concepts from the book to real-life patient situations to test their critical thinking skills. Streamlined and updated Pharmacology Tables detail the actions, indications, dosages and routes, and side effects of commonly used critical care drugs. Clinical Alerts promote optimal patient safety and outcomes by highlighting potential problems and concerns in the clinical setting. Laboratory Alerts discuss both common and cutting-edge tests and procedures, emphasizing the importance of laboratory test results to critical nursing care. Critical Thinking Questions in every chapter encourage you to use and reinforce the concepts presented throughout the chapter. Now full-color throughout, new, vibrant artwork and anatomical images are in true-to-life color. A new chapter on end-of-life care covers ethical and legal matters, palliative care, withholding of therapies, and communication issues — all essential concerns confronting today’s critical care nurse. New features on evidence-based practice, genetics, transplantation, and geriatric considerations offer realistic, easy-to-understand information on some of the most important and rapidly changing topics in critical care today.