Certified Pediatric Emergency Nurse CPEN Review Manual

Certified Pediatric Emergency Nurse  CPEN  Review Manual Author Emergency Nurses Association
ISBN-10 1449646646
Release 2011-09
Pages 424
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Certified Pediatric Emergency Nurse Review

Certified Pediatric Emergency Nurse Review Author Scott L. DeBoer
ISBN-10 9781618421135
Release 2011-09-01
Pages 665
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Now with over 300 new questions! First available book designed specifically for CPEN. With hundreds of questions to assist you in your exam preparation, this question and answer style handbook will provide simple to remember, step-by-step approaches to pediatric emergencies. This CPEN Review book was designed to review essential material for individuals preparing to take the CPEN Exam. Chapters are broken down into easy to use sections: Questions Answer Sheets Answers Rationales



CPEN Exam Secrets Study Guide

CPEN Exam Secrets Study Guide Author Cpen Exam Secrets Test Prep
ISBN-10 1627330437
Release 2014-03-31
Pages 182
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***Includes Practice Test Questions*** CPEN Exam Secrets helps you ace the Certified Pediatric Emergency Nurse Exam without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive CPEN Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. CPEN Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to CPEN Exam Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; A comprehensive Content review including: Triage, Visual Assessment, First Aid, Primary Survey, Secondary Survey, Intraosseous Access, Cardioversion, Defibrillation, Cardiac Pacing, Peripheral IV Access, Central IV Access, Invasive Hemodynamic Monitoring, Incision and Drainage, Dressings, Wound Closure, Intracranial Pressure Monitoring, Chest Tubes, Nasopharyngeal Wash, Traction Splinting, Specimen Collection, Enteral Tubes, Airway Emergencies, Pneumothorax, Foreign Body, Embolism, Bronchiolitis, Reactive Airway Disease, Pneumonia, Chronic Lung Disease, Cardiovascular, Neurological, Gastrointestinal, Necrotizing Enterocolitis, Fluid-Electrolyte Imbalance, Tracheoesophageal Fistula, Formula Intolerance, Obesity, Stricture, Ovarian Cyst, Urinary Tract Infections, and much more...



Mosby s Comprehensive Pediatric Emergency Care

Mosby s Comprehensive Pediatric Emergency Care Author Barbara Aehlert
ISBN-10 1284038076
Release 2012-10-12
Pages 768
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The Only Comprehensive Pediatric Emergency Care Book You'll Ever Need...Mosby's Comprehensive Pediatric Emergency Care. Popular Author Barbara Aehlert Brings You In-Depth Coverage Of Every Area Of Pediatric Emergency Care Including Pediatric Advanced Life Support In This One-Of-A-Kind Text.



Core Curriculum for Pediatric Emergency Nursing

Core Curriculum for Pediatric Emergency Nursing Author Donna Ojanen Thomas
ISBN-10 0763701769
Release 2003
Pages 619
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2003 AJN Book of the Year Award Winner! This unique text serves as the foundation for pediatric emergency nursing practice and also addresses pediatric trauma care. Core Curriculum for Pediatric Emergency Nursing contains comprehensive coverage for topics related to psychosocial issues, health promotion, discharge instructions, And The nursing process in caring for children in the emergency department setting.



Cen Review Manual

Cen Review Manual Author Ena
ISBN-10 0757512216
Release 2004
Pages 475
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Cen Review Manual has been writing in one form or another for most of life. You can find so many inspiration from Cen Review Manual also informative, and entertaining. Click DOWNLOAD or Read Online button to get full Cen Review Manual book for free.



Quick Reference to Triage

Quick Reference to Triage Author Valerie G. A. Grossman
ISBN-10 0781740223
Release 2003
Pages 294
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This user-friendly, quick-access manual provides full-range coverage of the triage process in emergency care, from fundamental clinical guidance concerning patient assessment and treatment through the leadership skills and organizational skill building required by senior staff and emergency department management personnel. This second edition offers updated features from the first edition, such as alphabetized listings of patient complaints, emergency alerts to help nurses recognize serious conditions quickly, “Pearls of Triage Wisdom” with timely clinical tips, and cross-cultural considerations. This edition also includes specific prioritizations for each triage guideline. A brand-new examination that will enable purchasers to receive continuing education credit is included. A Brandon-Hill Recommended Title.



Sheehy s Manual of Emergency Care

Sheehy   s Manual of Emergency Care Author ENA
ISBN-10 9780323171106
Release 2012-11-12
Pages 656
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Thoroughly revised and featuring a more efficient and streamlined design, the new 7th edition of Sheehy's trusted emergency care resource offers complete, up-to-date coverage of the essentials emergency nurses need to know. Each condition commonly seen in the emergency setting is thoroughly addressed, from signs and symptoms, to diagnosis, treatment, developmental considerations, patient education, and more. Updated material and easy-to-reference contents make this resource a must-have for current practice. Comprehensive content presents thorough discussion of signs and symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, age/developmental considerations, and patient/family education for each condition. Authorship from the Emergency Nurses Association ensures this book contains the best practices in emergency nursing. Quick-reference format uses a consistent layout to help you find information quickly and easily. NEW! 2-column format features new Tricks of the Trade boxes to give you a professional's perspective on common issues in emergency nursing. NEW! Fully revised content from the ENA and a broad panel of expert contributors includes up-to-date, practical information on topics such as critical care in the ED, time management, the morbidly obese patient, electronic medical records, disaster nursing, forensic nursing, and workplace violence.



Jonas and Kovner s Health Care Delivery in the United States 11th Edition

Jonas and Kovner s Health Care Delivery in the United States  11th Edition Author Anthony R. Kovner, PhD
ISBN-10 9780826125293
Release 2015-04-08
Pages 400
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"Health care managers, practitioners, and students must both operate as effectively as they can within the daunting and continually evolving system at hand and identify opportunities for reform advances… Health Care Delivery in the United States has been an indispensable companion to those preparing to manage this balance. The present edition demonstrates once again why this volume has come to be so prized. It takes the long view – charting recent developments in health policy, and putting them side-by-side with descriptions and analysis of existing programs in the United States and abroad." —Sherry Glied, PhD, Dean and Professor of Public Service, NYU Wagner, From the Foreword This fully updated and revised 11th edition of a highly esteemed survey and analysis of health care delivery in the United States keeps pace with the rapid changes that are reshaping our system. Fundamentally, this new edition presents the realities that impact our nation’s achievement of the so-called Triple Aim: better health and better care at a lower cost. It addresses challenges and responses to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the implementation of Obamacare, and many new models of care designed to replace outmoded systems. Leading scholars, practitioners, and educators within population health and medical care present the most up-to-date evidence-based information on health disparities, vulnerable populations, and immigrant health; nursing workforce challenges; new information technology; preventive medicine; emerging approaches to control health care costs; and much more. Designed for graduate and advanced undergraduate students of health care management and administration and public health, the text addresses all of the complex core issues surrounding our health care system in a strikingly readable and accessible format. Contributors provide an in-depth and objective appraisal of why and how we organize health care the way we do, the enormous impact of health-related behaviors on the structure, function, and cost of the health care delivery system, and other emerging and recurrent issues in health policy, health care management, and public health. The 11th edition features the writings of such luminaries as Michael K. Gusmano, Carolyn M. Clancy, Joanne Spetz, Nirav R. Shah, Michael S. Sparer, and Christy Harris Lemak, among others. Chapters include key words, learning objectives and competencies, discussion questions, case studies, and new charts and tables with concrete health care data. Included for instructors is an Instructor’s Manual, PowerPoint slides, Syllabus, Test Bank, Image Bank, Supplemental e-chapter on the ACA, and a transition guide bridging the 10th and 11th editions. Key Features: Integration of the ACA throughout the text, including a supplementary e-chapter devoted to this major health care policy innovation The implementation of Obamacare Combines acute and chronic care into organizations of medical care Nursing workforce challenges Health disparities, vulnerable populations, and immigrant health Strategies to achieve the Triple Aim (better health and better care at lower cost) New models of care including accountable care organizations (ACOs), patient homes, health exchanges, and integrated health systems Emerging societal efforts toward creating healthy environments and illness prevention Increasing incentives for efficiency and better quality of care Expanded discussion of information technology A new 5-year trend forecast



Step Up to Obstetrics and Gynecology

Step Up to Obstetrics and Gynecology Author Russell Snyder
ISBN-10 1451112440
Release 2014-07-07
Pages 373
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Step-Up to Obstetrics and Gynecology is an effective high-yield review of obstetrics and gynecology. Written in partnership with The Foundation for Exxcellence in Women's Health Care and developed specifically for medical, physician assistant, and nurse practitioner students in their obstetrics and gynecology clerkship/rotation, Step-Up to Obstetrics and Gynecology packs clinical pearls, illustrations, and “Quick Hits” in a single, ingenious tool, tailoring each element for immediate content absorption and faster, more efficient review. This review book gives you exactly what you need to prepare for your clerkship, accompanying shelf exams, and the USMLE Step 2! Features in this book include: • Full-color figures illustrate concepts when a picture says it best. • Complete coverage of key topics ensures that you are test-ready and prepared on the wards. • Dynamic interior design brings the content to you in a memorable style. • Quick Hits in the margins highlight highly testable topics. • Clinical Pearls help you “file away” clinical connections for handy retrieval at test time. • Bold terms highlight key terminology for added emphasis! BONUS Study Resources: • Online quiz bank of USMLE-style questions so you can study anytime, anywhere!



Clinical Rounds in Endocrinology

Clinical Rounds in Endocrinology Author Anil Bhansali
ISBN-10 9788132228158
Release 2016-10-07
Pages 433
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This book on pediatric endocrinology covers interesting and yet often challenging cases among pediatric patients in a unique Question-Answer format. Simulating the bed-side case discussions during the ward rounds, one question logically leads to another, thereby generating curiosity and promoting evidence-based medicine. Taking the readers through the entire spectrum starting from etiology and pathophysiology to clinical presentation to management principles, each question addresses one key aspect of the disorder. Described in a very simple and lucid narrative, this book ensures sound conceptual understanding while covering each topic comprehensively. This volume covers important topics such as short stature, pubertal disorders, thyroid disorders, childhood Cushing syndrome, rickets and osteomalacia, disorder of sexual differentiation and diabetes in the young. Less common disorder such as multiple endocrine neoplasia has also been incorporated. These cases are not only seen by endocrinologists, but are also managed by paediatricians, internists, obstetricians and gynaecologists, orthopaedicians and surgeons.



Sheehy s Emergency Nursing

Sheehy s Emergency Nursing Author Lorene Newberry
ISBN-10 0323016847
Release 2003
Pages 833
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Written by emergency nurses for emergency nurses, this comprehensive "Bible" presents both basic information for students and detailed information for practicing emergency nurses. New developments and changes in clinical practice have been incorporated throughout, including updated information on cardiac drugs, tissue adhesives, epidemiological statistics, and application of stents. A new chapter on Weapons of Mass Destruction helps prepare nurses for any possible acts of terrorism. Coverage has been expanded on EMTALA regulations and the HCFA, triage, wound cleaning, and wound management of pediatric patients. Written by 51 contributors from rural, suburban, and urban areas and representing a broad range of clinical positions: staff nurses, clinical specialists, nurse managers, and nursing instructors. Chapters grouped into six sections for easy access to important content: Foundations, Professional Practice, Clinical Foundations, Trauma, Med-Surg, and Special Populations. Tables and boxes highlight and summarize critical and essential information; over 500 illustrations help the nurse quickly identify and treat frequently encountered conditions. Overview of anatomy and physiology for each clinical chapter facilitates understanding of clinical material and provides basis for patient assessment. A separate unit on special patient populations covers topics such as child abuse, elder abuse, intimate partner violence, sexual assault, substance abuse and behavioral/pediatric/obstetrical emergencies. Highlights priority nursing diagnoses to help nurses focus on the most serious problems.



Essentials of Perioperative Nursing

Essentials of Perioperative Nursing Author Terri Goodman
ISBN-10 9781284079821
Release 2016-03-01
Pages 400
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Essentials of Perioperative Nursing, Sixth Edition is an essential reference for new perioperative nurses as well as experienced nurses who need a refresher. Addressing the basics associated with navigating the perioperative environment rather than a procedure-oriented approach, it is succinct and easy to use. Completely updated and revised, the Sixth Edition features a greater emphasis on safety, new surgical modalities, and approaches to sterilizing surgical instruments and equipment.



Emergency and Trauma Care for Nurses and Paramedics

Emergency and Trauma Care for Nurses and Paramedics Author Kate Curtis
ISBN-10 9780729579827
Release 2011-08-15
Pages 1494
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Emergency and Trauma Care is written for Australian emergency care providers including paramedics, emergency nurses, pre-hospital care providers, nurse practitioners, general practice nurses and allied health practitioners including occupational therapists and physiotherapists who are caring for trauma patients. This book follows the patient journey from pre-hospital to definitive care. Using a body systems approach, each chapter provides comprehensive coverage of all aspects of adult and paediatric emergencies. Implications for clinical practice is supported by chapters of professional practice, clinical skills, research, evidence-based practice, and legal, ethical and cultural issues. Clinical assessment, physiology, management and rationale for intervention of common and not so common emergency presentations are provided, with each chapter providing clear and relevant examples for both Paramedics and Nurses. Emergency and Trauma Care brings together a team of highly respected clinical practitioners and academics to deliver the most up-to-date text dealing with the practical procedures and evidence experienced by emergency and trauma care providers every day. Chapter 2 Pre-hospital care overview in Australia and NZ Chapter 10 Scene assessment, management and rescue Chapter 11 Pre-Hospital Clinical Reasoning, Triage and Communication Pre-hospital and emergency nursing considerations included in all relevant chapters Chapter 5 Cultural Considerations in Emergency Care addresses cultural diversity, beliefs and values and focuses on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and Maori health Chapter 19 Resuscitation includes advanced life support, airway management and incorporates the 2010 Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines Chapter 37 People with disabilities provides assessment, examination and communication strategies for working with clients with intellectual and physical disabilities Section 5 focuses on examination and communication strategies for working with unique population groups, including the elderly, disabled, obstetric and paediatric patients Section 6 details major trauma assessment and management, blast injury, and trauma to specific body regions Essentials outline the main points addressed in each chapter Practice tips assist with communication skills, procedures and assessment Case studies supported by questions throughout Summaries and Key points, review questions, web links and references provide for consolidation and further research. Evolve resources include Power point slides, 30 additional Case studies, image bank, web links Three paramedic specific chapters (including scene assessment and management)



Emergency Care Technician Curriculum

Emergency Care Technician Curriculum Author Kelly A. Hubbell
ISBN-10 0763719137
Release 2002-04
Pages 152
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This One-Of-A-Kind Text, Directed At Nursing Staff Development, Is An Excellent Resource For Facilities To Use To Develop Their Unlicensed Personnel Into Emergency Care Technicians. Suitable For Both In-House Staff Development Courses And Stand-Alone Training Programs, This Text Touches Upon Every Aspect Of Working In The Emergency Department, From The Essential Communication Skills Needed, To The Medical Techniques Practiced, And Even The Safety And Legal Issues That Might Arise. Emergency Care Technician Curriculum Errata Acknowledgements, Page Viii Shelley Cohen, RN, BS, CEN Educator/Consultant Health Resources Unlimited Springfield, TN Shelley Should Be Given Credit As Both A Contributing Author And Part Of The Emergency Technician Work Group.



The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Syntax

The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Syntax Author Giglielmo Cinque
ISBN-10 0199722749
Release 2005-02-17
Pages 992
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Comparison across formal languages is an essential part of formal linguistics. The study of closely-related varieties has proven extremely useful in comparing differences that might otherwise appear unrealted, and has helped to identify the core principles of Universal Grammar. This comprehensive handbook serves two functions. It will provide a general and theoretical introduction to comparative syntax, its methodology, and its relation to other domains of linguistic inquiry; and it will provide a systematic selection of the best comparative work being done today on those language groups and families where substantial progress has been achieved. With top-notch editors and contributors from around the world, this volume will be an essential resource for scholars and students in formal linguistics.



Estimated Useful Lives of Depreciable Hospital Assets

Estimated Useful Lives of Depreciable Hospital Assets Author American Hospital Association
ISBN-10 1556483864
Release 2013-03-15
Pages 75
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This updated edition defines the productive period of time typical health care capital assets have before they become obsolete. The introduction includes an overview of the importance of the capital planning process and helpful tips on managing capital projects once they are under way. This edition contains information on hundreds of items and includes new capital assets that reflect recent technological developments. It provides asset life span estimates in reference tables for the major equipment and capital asset investments found in hospitals and physician group practices. This book can save any health care organization immeasurable time and reduce the risk of reimbursement questions arising from the assigned life of a capital asset.