140 Must Know Meds

Author: Jon Haws
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 1508528160
Release Date: 2015-02-18
Genre:

Demolish NCLEX(r) Nursing Pharmacology!Pharmacology makes up 15% of the NCLEX(r) test plan. For many nurses medications and pharmacology can be a difficult subject. But not anymore! If you are ready to finally take your NCLEX(r) Pharmacology studies to the next level . . . this is the perfect book for you! With hundreds of pages of the most vital facts about the most tested medications this ebook for nursing students is a must have.Jon Haws RN CCRN from NRSNG.com takes the most commonly tested medications on the NCLEX and in Nursing Pharmacology courses and outlines the MUST know information and nursing considerations so that you can demolish the NCLEX(r) and ace your Pharm course!Over 300+ Pages Jammed PackedThis book essentially takes the guess work out of your studies and allows you to focus your valuable time on learning exactly what you NEED to know. Learn how to ACE the NCLEX(r) . . . Details nursing considerations in flash card format. The most important medications to learn. Obscure testable facts and nursing considerations for 140 medicaitons. Detailed outlines of some of the most common classes of meds. Stop Wasting Valuable TimeIt's all here! You have limited time to prepare for the NCLEX(r). Get more time by using this in depth guide of the only medications that you need to study to pass the NCLEX(r) with flying colors. We are dedicated to your success. In fact, this is the exact same list of questions that I used to pass the NCLEX(r) in 75 questions on my first try just two weeks after graduating nursing school. Cut Your Study Time in HalfOnce you know exactly what to study, you will save hours and hours of study time by cutting through the fluff and focusing your energy on exactly what you need to know. Included in the book is a FREE offer for a lab sheet that contains the 63 lab values you must know to be a great nurse!From NRSNG.com creators of Med of the Day Podcast and SIMCLEX.com the ONLY fully adaptive NCLEX(r) prep program!Scroll up to buy!NCLEX, NCLEX-RN, and NCLEX-PN are registered trademarks of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing, Inc. They hold no affiliation with this book or related products.

Lab Values

Author: Jon Haws
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 150770478X
Release Date: 2015-02-03
Genre: Medical

Save Time:: Lab Values for Nurses#1 Best Selling Nursing Reference Book on AmazonWant to study better, but don't have the time? This book outlines the 63 MUST KNOW lab values for nurses to help them prepare for the NCLEX (r) and care for patients on the floor. Whether you are a student nurse or an experience this book contains the information you need to know to provide superior patient care. Charts + Brief Descriptions = Fast Learning The book includes a brief introduction followed by charts including 63 important lab values with their units, normal ranges, and abbreviations. The charts are followed by a brief description for each individual value including: indications, what would cause abnormal values, and a description of the lab value itself. Download :: Lab Values: 63 Must Know Lab Values for Nurses Lab Values contains an easy to read and follow catalog of the most essential labs for nurses. Color graphics and charts Normal lab values and common abbreviations Descriptions of each value Correct filling order for specimen tubes Stop wasting time on you studies and start acing exams and spending more time actually caring for patients. With this ebook for kindle or kindle app you will learn the 63 most important labs for nurses and the NCLEX - RN (r). This is the perfect pocket guide and makes lab value interpretation easy. **FREE** Gift included (4 Page PDF download and lab charts). NCLEX, NCLEX-RN, and NCLEX-PN are registered trademarks of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing, Inc. They hold no affiliation with this product.

Real Resumes for Nursing Jobs

Author: Anne McKinney
Publisher: PREP Publishing
ISBN: 1885288328
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Business & Economics

Even within the nursing field, there are a wide variety of positions, and this book shows samples of resumes and cover letters than have worked. This title will be a valuable resource to nursing professionals who seek clinical nursing or administrative positions. Newly minted nurses and newcomers to the field will learn how to show off their clinical rotations to best advantage. Nurses often change fields, too, and the book includes resumes of nurses who have successfully transitioned into pharmaceutical sales and other areas. A ?bonus? of this book is that it includes samples of paperwork involved in getting federal government jobs: specialized resumes and the federal ?resumix? as well as the write-ups for the Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSAs) which are often required for government positions. This book will show nurses how to maximize their career potential, get federal nursing positions, and change fields if they want to. (This is the 25th title in PREP's Real-Resumes Series.)

NCLEX RN Drug Guide 300 Medications You Need to Know for the Exam

Author: Kaplan Nursing
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781506201986
Release Date: 2015-08-04
Genre: Medical

The most streamlined, portable, and easy-to-use drug guide to help you pass the NCLEX-RN! This pocket-sized review for prospective nurses gives you the focused, key information you need to know about medications commonly seen on the test. Kaplan's NCLEX-RN Drug Guide includes: Generic names, brand names, phonetic pronunciations, and drug families for 300 frequently tested medications Concise nursing considerations and must-know side effects for each medication NEW! Expert guidance for studying drugs effectively Pregnancy risk category and controlled substance schedule for every drug Common medical abbreviations you'll use on the job Abbreviations to avoid when recording medication orders Terms are grouped by medication category, and each page features two terms with the complete explanations. With Kaplan's NCLEX-RN Drug Guide, you know you are getting the most up-to-date, expert information available to prepare for the exam!

2018 Lippincott Pocket Drug Guide for Nurses

Author: Amy M. Karch
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781496399458
Release Date: 2017-08-22
Genre: Medical

The essential pocket drug guide: Over 2,000 generic and brand-name drugs in an easy A-to-Z format New to this edition Complete monographs on 30 new FDA-approved drugs Fully updated...includes more than 1,500 changes to drug indications, dosages, and administration information. Key features Alphabetized by generic name for fingertip access to the information you need Includes brand names, drug class, pregnancy risk, and controlled substance schedule for each drug Prominent alerts for dangerous drugs and black box warnings Special section addressing Patient Safety and Medication Administration Appendices on alternative therapies, topical and ophthalmic drugs, laxatives, contraceptives, biologicals, and combination products Anatomy of a drug monograph on inside front cover Detailed index of all generic and trade names and drug classes included Vital information you need, right in your pocket!

Nursing Assessment Head To Toe Assessment in Pictures Health Assessment in Nursing

Author: Jon Haws
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 1511449225
Release Date: 2015-03-26
Genre:

ACE Nursing Assessment:: On the go Head-to-Toe Health Assessment The physical assessment can bring butterflies to any nursing student . . . it did for me! It's hard to remember the order, the technique, the process, and all the abnormalities. This health assessment book for nursing students helps relieve that pressure and anxiety by providing a NO FLUFF, easy to read, full of pictures physical assessment that you can easily learn. You + NRSNG = Confidence Listen, I've been there . . . nursing school is hard, sometimes professors are hard. I felt like I was drinking from a fire hose. On top of that they told me they were going to film me while I completed a physical assessment . . .what! I searched all over the internet looking for a concise resource that condensed the health assessment in an easy to learn format. This book does all that and more! The book is packed full of pictures and resources. Included in This Book -Basic Anatomy -Assessment Technique by Body System -Abnormal Findings -Resources (videos, charts, assessment sheets, clinical organizer) Its time you take control of your nursing studies . . . NRSNG.com is the leader in helping nursing students ACE the NCLEX and pass nursing school. Scroll up to buy! The book includes ONLY adult physical assessment techniques.

Acute Nursing Care

Author: Ian Peate
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781317902775
Release Date: 2014-08-01
Genre: Medical

Delays in recognising deterioration or inappropriate management of people in acute care settings can result in late treatment, avoidable admissions to intensive care units and in some instances unnecessary deaths. As the role of the nurse in healthcare settings continues to change and evolve, today’s student nurses need to be equipped with the fundamental skills to recognise and manage deterioration in the patient in a competent and confident manner, as you learn to become practitioners of the future. Using a body systems approach and emphasising the central role and function of the nurse throughout, this book provides a comprehensive overview of the essential issues in this important subject. Topics covered include: recognition and identification of physiological deterioration in adults; identification of disordered physiology that may lead to a medical emergency linked to deterioration of normal function; relevant anatomy and physiology; pathophysiological changes and actions that need to be taken; immediate recognition and response; investigations, diagnosis and management issues; and teaching and preventative strategies.

Nursing School Cheat Sheets

Author: Donovan Gow
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1523926376
Release Date: 2016-03-03
Genre:

Make nursing school easier, ace your exams and crush the NCLEX(c) with this great quick reference study guide including 50 cheat sheets covering must-know nursing fundamentals, lab values, drugs, health assessment, mnemonics and more! These high quality cheat sheets cover key topics including nursing labs, fluids and electrolytes, acid-base balance, medications, assessment, cardiac, pulmonary, neurological, pediatrics and precautions. Buy it now and start making nursing school easier today! Makes a great gift for future and current nursing students, recent grads or anyone looking to brush up on their nursing fundaments with a quick study guide. 50 Cheat Sheets include: Labs & Measurements Common Hematology Values White Blood Cell (WBC) Mnemonic Coagulation Values Anticoagulation Therapy Overview Electrolyte Values Arterial Blood Gas (ABG) Values Commonly Ordered Blood Panels Cholesterol & Triglycerides (mg/dL) ABO Blood Groups A1C - Diabetes Fasting Blood Glucose and Oral Glucose Tolerance Tests - Diabetes Common Measurement Abbreviations & Conversions Celsius to Fahrenheit Conversion Fluids & Electrolytes, Acid-Base Balance Determining Acidosis & Alkalosis Acid-Base Mnemonic Edema Scale Medications 20 Common Drug Group Stems Top 10 Most Prescribed Drugs in the U.S. Common Medication Antidotes Medication Administration Abbreviations Medications Route Abbreviations The Joint Commission's Official "Do Not Use" List of Abbreviations 7 Parts of a Legal Medication Order General Assessment Assessment Abbreviations Anatomical Planes Anatomical Directional Terms Anatomical Body Movement Adult Vital Signs Pressure Ulcer Staging Wallace Rule of Nines to Determine Total Burn Surface Area Cardiac Blood Pressure: Hypotension and Hypertension Heart Sound Auscultation Landmarks ECG Overview & Electrode (Lead) Placement ECG Components & Normal Values ECG Paper Basics ECG Interpretation Steps Pulmonary Normal Breath Sounds Adventitious (Abnormal) Breath Sounds Pulmonary Function Tests (PFTs) & Spirometry Neurological Deep Tendon Reflex (DTR) Scoring Cranial Nerves - Function Cranial Nerves - Mnemonic: Names of Nerves Cranial Nerves - Mnemonic: Sensory, Motor, or Both Decorticate versus Decerebrate Posturing Glasgow Coma Scale Pediatrics APGAR Score Rh Incompatibility & Hemolytic Disease of the Newborn Precautions Standard Precautions Transmission-Based Precautions Order of Donning & Removing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Fast Facts for the ER Nurse

Author: Jennifer R. Buettner, RN, CEN
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 082610522X
Release Date: 2009-09-10
Genre: Medical

"The book is clearly written and concise and uses sidebars to highlight core concepts." Score: 90, 4 stars --Doody's Because ER nurses need to think fast and act fast... Fast Facts for the ER Nurse is an orientation guide and reference, designed specifically for new ER nurses and the preceptors responsible for their orientation. The chapters provide a brief overview of equipment, treatments, and drugs used to manage common disorders and conditions frequently seen in the ER. Critical information presented in each chapter includes disorder definitions, signs and symptoms, interventions, and critical thinking questions. With this guide, nurses can get the information they need fast in bullet-point lists. Each chapter is conveniently organized alphabetically by disease and disorder for quick access. The book serves as an organized, reliable, and thorough ER guide, ensuring a structured approach to orientation. All new ER nurses and their preceptors will find this book to be a reference they cannot do without. Key topics covered include: Cardiovascular Emergencies Disaster Response Emergencies Infectious Disease Emergencies Mental Health Emergencies Shock and Multisystem Trauma Emergencies Substance Abuse and Toxicologic Emergencies And many more!

My Child Won t Eat

Author: Carlos González
Publisher: Pinter & Martin Publishers
ISBN: 9781780660059
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Health & Fitness

Parents everywhere worry when their baby or toddler doesn't seem to eat as much as they think he should. Carlos González sets those fears to rest as he explores the reasons why a child refuses food, the pitfalls of growth charts, and the ways that growth and activity affect a child's calorific needs. He discusses how eating problems start, how they can be avoided and includes mothers' stories of the anguish they have gone through in trying to get their children to eat.

Mosby s Pharmacology Memory NoteCards

Author: JoAnn Zerwekh
Publisher: Mosby
ISBN: 0323289541
Release Date: 2014-05-13
Genre: Medical

Use this set of colorful cards to master pharmacology! With over 90 cartoons covering drugs and related topics, Mosby's Pharmacology Memory NoteCards: Visual, Mnemonic, and Memory Aids for Nurses, 4th Edition uses humor and illustrations to make studying easier and more fun. These durable, portable cards use mnemonics and other time-tested learning aids to help you prepare for class, clinicals, and the NCLEX® examination. Created by nursing educators JoAnn Zerwekh and Jo Carol Claborn, this unique tool may be used as either a spiral-bound notebook or as individual flashcards. It makes studying pharmacology a memorable experience! UNIQUE! Over 90 full-color cartoons offer humorous and memorable presentations of key drugs. UNIQUE! Color-highlighted monographs make it easier to identify nursing priorities on common medications. UNIQUE! Mnemonics and other time-tested memory aids help you grasp and remember even the most complex concepts. Thick pages and a spiral-bound format create a portable tool that is durable enough for the clinical environment. Colored thumb tabs at the bottom of the page allow you to find topics quickly. What You Need to Know sections on each card cover key information in a quick and easy-to-review format. Colored highlights in the What You Need to Know sections emphasize four central topics: Serious/Life-Threatening Implications in pink Most Frequent Side Effects are blue Important Nursing Implications are yellow Patient Teaching information is green NEW! 8 brand-new cards focus on antiemetics, sunscreens, prostaglandins, acetaminophen, and more. NEW coverage highlights contemporary and timely topics on pharmacology - all in one clinical tool.

NCLEX PN Exam Prep

Author: Wilda Rinehart
Publisher: Pearson IT Certification
ISBN: 9780133830576
Release Date: 2014-11-26
Genre: Medical

This is the eBook version of the print title. The eBook edition does not provide access to the test engine that accompanies the print book. Score Higher on the NCLEX-PN® Exam! We provide you with the proven study tools and expert insight that will help you score higher on your exam www.pearsonITcertification.com Study Tips like the advice and instruction that a personal tutor might provide Notes, Tips, and Cautions provide you with hints and strategies that will help you reduce your mistakes on the exam Comprehensive discussion of all subject areas covered on the NCLEX-PN® Exam Practice Questions that include detailed explanations of correct and incorrect answers–so you can learn the material from your success and mistakes COMPREHENSIVE! Succeed with comprehensive learning and practice tests Master the NCLEX-PN® exam materials in all tested subject areas Prepare with four comprehensive practice tests Analyze your test readiness and areas for further study with topic-focused chapter tests Learn important test-taking strategies to maximize your score and diminish your anxiety Pearson IT Certification Practice Test minimum system requirements: Windows XP (SP3), Windows Vista (SP2), Windows 7, or Windows 8 Professional; Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0 Client; Pentium class 1GHz processor (or equivalent); 512 MB RAM; 650 MB hard disk space plus 50 MB for each downloaded practice exam ; access to the Internet to register and download xam databases NCLEX-RN® and NCLEX-PN® are registered trademarks of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing, Inc. (NCSBN), which does not sponsor or endorse this product.

NCLEX R Essentials

Author: Jon Haws
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 1514792338
Release Date: 2015-07-02
Genre:

Demolish the NCLEX(r) and MedSurg NursingMedSurg makes up the largest portion of the NCLEX(r) exam as well as nursing school courses.Stop Struggling Through Nursing SchoolHere's Your LifelineThis book outlines the must know and most critical information needed to comprehend, demolish, learn and understand at a faster rate without all the FLUFF of traditional review books. With tons of images and outlined content this is a shortcut to medsurg success. Body Systems Covered: Cardiac Respiratory Neuro Renal and Genitourinary Metabolic and Endocrine Musculoskeletal Immunological Integumentary Hematologic/Oncology Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat Literally Hundreds of Disease Processes CoveredWith each section the nursing care, basic A&P, and medical management is also covered so that you can answer any NCLEX(r) review question with confidence and prepare to provide holistic nursing care.We have literally broken down the most complex portion of nursing school and the area where more students struggle than any other and handed it to you on a silver platter. Toss out the boring powerpoint slides and useless handouts from your professors.Stop trying to read 5,357 pages each night in your NCLEX(r) prep books . . . it's all right here!With this book you will not need to sift through countless books to try to find the information you need for your exams.Includes images, graphs, charts, and diagrams to help you see the information as you read.From Jon Haws RN CCRN and NRSNG.comScroll up to buy!NCLEX(r) and NCLEX-RN(r) are registered Trademarks of the NCSBN who hold no affiliation or endorsement with NRSNG or this book.