Author: Scott L. DeBoer
Release Date: 2011-09-01
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
Author: Cpen Exam Secrets Test Prep
Publisher: Mometrix Media Llc
Release Date: 2014-03-31
***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...
Author: Barbara Aehlert
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Release Date: 2012-10-12
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.
Author: Valerie G. A. Grossman
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Release Date: 2003
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.
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Release Date: 2012-11-12
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.
Core Curriculum for Pediatric Emergency Nursing (2nd Edition) This is a valuable reference for nurses who want comprehensive content on pediatric emergency nursing. It integrates the nursing process with pediatric physiology and psychosocial theories and will help emergency nurses assess and treat ill and injured infants, children, and adolescents.
Author: Camille Sabella
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Release Date: 2013-01-02
Users will build confidence and reduce anxiety as they prepare for the American Board of Pediatrics certification and recertification exams. Written primarily by distinguished Cleveland Clinic faculty, this detailed and practical review is organized into subspecialty sections, each concluding with a board simulation chapter to build users’ test-taking skills. Numerous bulleted lists, tables, and illustrations improve retention of essential facts. Two practice board exams at the end of the book provide opportunities for self-assessment. Convenient companion website offers the fully searchable text, an image bank, and 100 online-only questions with answers. The Fourth Edition includes new board simulation in sports medicine, detailed rationales for each response, and self-assessment features in all board simulation chapters that let users evaluate their strengths and weaknesses. This is the tablet version which does not include access to the supplemental content mentioned in the text.
Author: Terri Goodman
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
Release Date: 2016-03-01
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.
Author: Linda Wilson
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
Release Date: 2014-10-28
Since the Certified Healthcare Simulation Educator competency was first established in June 2012, over 350 applicants from 13 countries have applied to become a CHSE, and nearly two thirds of them have completed the process and passed the certification exam. This book, the first review manual for the healthcare simulation educator certification exam, will be a valuable resource for aspiring educators in this rapidly emerging field. Certification for the CHSE exam applies to all healthcare disciplines in the U.S. and internationally. The Review covers all topics included on the exam and closely mirrors the CHSE blueprint to familiarize students with the exam. It includes end-of-chapter review questions, test-taking techniques, and over 200 test questions dispersed throughout the book.. Information is presented in pithy outline format interspersed with small sections of narrative for optimal learning and retention. The Review features current evidence-based teaching practices and incorporates case studies to connect simulation "situations" to simulation education with healthcare students. Key features: Comprises the first review book for the CHSE exam; Follows the CHSE test blueprint; Facilitates easy review with pithy outline format integrated with small sections of narrative; Provides Teaching Tip feature for best simulation practice; Includes case studies, 200+ test questions, end-of-chapter review questions, and test-taking techniques. - Publisher.
Author: Jeff Solheim
Release Date: 2012-03-01
This book is full of thousands of single sentence pearls of information designed for the emergency nurse. The pearls of information can be used to improve nursing practice and are also an excellent resource for emergency nurses preparing to take the certified emergency nurse (CEN) exam. This book is one of four books in the pocket practice series. Each book covers different topics. Book one includes pearls of wisdom involving genitourinary, gynecological, obstetrical, gastrointestinal and respiratory emergencies.
Author: Russell Snyder
Release Date: 2014-07-07
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!