Maths and Medications

Author: Kerry Reid-Searl
Publisher: Pearson Education
ISBN: 0273764462
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Medical

Solving calculations in a busy environment can be tough and time consuming. This quick reference guide, featuring basic maths concepts and medication administration, will help you take the problem out of problem solving. The Nursing & Health Survival Guides have evolved - take a look at our our app for iPhone and iPad.

Nursing Health Survival Guide Portfolios and Reflective Practice

Author: Susan Lillyman
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781317905783
Release Date: 2014-09-11
Genre: Medical

Reflective practice is a requirement for all healthcare professionals. This essential guide will help you develop the skills to be effective as a reflective practitioner within any clinical environment. The Nursing & Health Survival Guides have evolved - take a look at our our app for iPhone and iPad.

New Nurse s Survival Guide

Author: Genevieve Chandler
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071713955
Release Date: 2009-12-18
Genre: Medical

Your transition from nursing student to practicing nurse begins here! Packed with real-life examples and indispensable advice from novice nurses and staff development experts, New Nurse’s Survival Guide is the single best book available on how to get the job you want and become the nurse you aspire to be after you graduate from nursing school. You’ll learn exactly what you must know and do in order to stand out from all the other new graduates and make yourself irresistible to employers -- in even the most challenging job market. And you’ll find out what it really takes to thrive, not just survive, during your first year on the job. Land a great job in any economy by learning: What you can do to gain on-the-job experience while you are still in school How to prepare for your job search, interview, and orientation What hospitals are looking for and what you need to bring to the table How you can demonstrate that you are a nurse that takes the initiative How to demonstrate leadership to potential employers

Nursing Health Survival Guide Recognising the Acutely Ill Child Early Recognition

Author: Elizabeth Charnock
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781317905653
Release Date: 2014-06-11
Genre: Medical

Early and accurate recognition of an acutely ill child is essential. Ideal for quick reference, this pocket-sized guide puts all the crucial information at your fingertips. The Nursing & Health Survival Guides have evolved - take a look at our our app for iPhone and iPad.

Student Nurse Maths and Medications

Author:
Publisher:
ISBN: 0273720228
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Drugs

This handy pocket-sized text provides students with the essential information that they will need on placement, acting as a super quick reference guide to assist nursing students with calculations and medication administration. the text contains basic mathematical concepts, standard formulas, and essential information on safe medication administration. the laminated wipe down paper will be very useful for students on placement. This text will be particularly useful for nursing students starting their placements at year 1. Nursing students at year 2 and 3 will also find this book invaluable, and practicing nurses may also want a copy to refer to during their work.

Drug Calculations Drug Administration

Author: Cynthia C. Chernecky
Publisher: Saunders
ISBN: 1416028773
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Medical

Designed to be a study and review series to help you get through the nursing school jungle. With this tool in your hands, you'll have no trouble mastering the complexities of drug calculations and oral, intramuscular, subcutaneous, topical and intravenous drug administration.

Wound Care

Author: Kelly Ryan
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781317905547
Release Date: 2014-09-11
Genre: Medical

Ideal for quick reference in any ward or community environment, this pocket-sized guide puts all the crucial information on wound care at your fingertips. It includes all you need to know on: Wound assessment Wound conditions Treatment and dressing choice Pressure ulcers and prevention Healing factors and risk assessment And much more...

Drugs in Use

Author: Ann Richards
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 027376375X
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Medical

Rev. ed. of: Nurse's survival guide to drugs in practice. 2009.

Nursing Health Survival Guide Medical Abbreviations Normal Ranges

Author: Helen Jones
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781317906018
Release Date: 2014-09-11
Genre: Medical

Part of the skill of nursing and healthcare involves being able to decipher and understand the meanings of results and abbreviations. The aim and purpose of this handy survival guide is to supply you with the information which will help you understand this language, so that you can provide appropriate holistic care to your patients. The Nursing & Health Survival Guides have evolved - take a look at our our app for iPhone and iPad.

Nursing Students Drug Calculations Survival Guide

Author: Kerry ... Reid-Searl
Publisher:
ISBN: 0733986668
Release Date: 2007-04-30
Genre: Drugs

For undergraduate nursing students and beginning graduate registered nurses. A practical understanding of basic mathematical principles is critical for nurses as the correct and safe administration of medication depends upon a nurse’s ability to both calculate doses and measure medications correctly. This pocket-sized Survival Guide is designed as a quick reference to assist nurses in calculations and medication administration. Nursing students are provided with prompts and guidelines pertaining to information necessary to administer medications safely.

Pediatric Nurse s Survival Guide

Author: Lisa M Rebeschi
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781285400747
Release Date: 2012-12-20
Genre: Medical

Practical and convenient, the thoroughly updated third edition of The Pediatric Nurse's Survival Guide is the perfect clinical reference! This handy resource offers quick answers to your pediatric nursing questions concerning assessment, clinical values and standards, and the most common conditions and diseases seen in the pediatric population. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Newly Qualified Nurse s Handbook E Book

Author: Bethann Siviter
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780702047985
Release Date: 2008-02-14
Genre: Medical

This book has been prepared by professionals working in the UK. It is not a primer on clinical skills but an indispensable handbook and resource for the new nurses who are about to embark on their first job and need to develop nursing judgment and the ability to organise and deliver care. It is about learning how to think like a nurse - developing the judgment and behaviour that is essential in competent practice. With an immensely readable style this book uses a friendly, conversational manner, with realistic hints, tips, and examples from real life, to encourage nurses in the early days of their careers. Issues such as assertiveness, delegation, CVs and interviews, leadership, developing “nursing intuition , are covered as well as discussion about evidence based and reflective practice, direct entry into the community, and developing confidence in practice. This book will help nurses and students develop into competent and confident practitioners. • Written for newly qualified nurses by a nurse, therefore authentic • Case studies and quotes from nurses show readers that their thoughts and feelings are shared by others - this validation will reduce stress and uncertainty and give credibility • Humour and cartoons will make the text readable and fun to use • Hints, tips and practical advice will encourage the anxious graduate • Attractive 2-colour design will make the text more easily accessible

The Student Nurse Handbook

Author: Bethann Siviter
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780702054310
Release Date: 2013-03-19
Genre: Medical

This convenient Handbook will be invaluable when starting out on your pre-registration nursing course. Covering a broad range of topics, from helping you to understand what tutors and mentors expect from you, how to plan your work, and coping with stress, it will support you across all aspects of student life. This book will help students to: Write assignments Cope with stress Make the most of clinical placements Reflect on practice Understand nursing models, theories and philosophies Understand medical terminology and nursing jargon Deal with legal and ethical issues. Fully updated in line with changes in nursing practice e.g. the revised NMC Code of Professional Conduct, the Disability Discrimination Act, Agenda for Change and the Knowledge and Skills Framework, Essence of Care. Expanded section on nursing models More help with drug dosage calculations to assist students in developing their numeric skills. More on help on writing assignments and how to use research, including applications to practice Expanded appendices on children’s nursing and mental health branches. Template forms to assist with course applications, planning assignments and a check list for placements

A Survival Guide for Health Research Methods

Author: Tracy Ross
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education (UK)
ISBN: 9780335244744
Release Date: 2012-05-01
Genre: Medical

This book ultimately aims to answer the questions students have about research in a no nonsense style and can be used as a guide to the main methodologies and tools used in the field.

Nursing Student s Clinical Survival Guide

Author: Kerry Reid-Searl
Publisher:
ISBN: 1442561181
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Nursing

The Nursing Student's Clinical Survival Guide 3e contains information that nursing students need to access quickly and with accuracy. This pocket-sized guide contains common Australian terminology, standard abbreviations, drug calculations, references to commonly used drugs, fluid levels and essential CPR procedures, among many other essential elements of nursing.