Patho Phlash

Author: Valerie I Leek
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 9780803629745
Release Date: 2011-10-19
Genre: Medical

Perfect for Understanding diseases and disorders, increasing test scores in class, and improving scores on the NCLEX® exam

Patho Phlash Pathophysiology Flash Cards

Author: Valerie I. Leek
Publisher: F A Davis Company
ISBN: 080362493X
Release Date: 2011-11-15
Genre: Medical

Perfect for… Understanding diseases and disorders Increasing test scores in class Improving scores on the NCLEX® examination Rely on over 200 full-color flash cards for the most critical clinical information about common diseases and disorders. Color-coded by body system, these handy cards familiarize students with the great deal of pathophysiologic information they must master.

Pathophysiology Flash Cards

Author: Jonathan Kibble
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071767408
Release Date: 2013-09-27
Genre: Medical

Pathophysiology Flash Cards contain 240 clinical cases that challenge you to apply principles to real life scenarios. Each two-sided card features a clinical case and challenges you to diagnose the condition Provides a clear explanation of the underlying physiology Allows you to brush up on system-specific disorders A super-effective way to prepare for pathophysiology courses and board exams Student and peer reviewed for the most relevant material possible

Mosby s Fluids Electrolytes Memory NoteCards

Author: JoAnn Zerwekh
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323086103
Release Date: 2009-12-02
Genre: Medical

Completely portable, this pocket-sized collection of full-color, spiral-bound cards uses humor, cartoons, and mnemonics to help you understand and retain important information about fluids and electrolytes. This fun, colorful, and insightful approach makes these cards a valuable learning and review tool throughout nursing school, as well as a great resource for preparing for the NCLEX® examination. UNIQUE! 64 full-color, cartoon mnemonics cover key fluids and electrolytes and acid-base concepts. UNIQUE! Colored highlights draw attention to four central topics: Serious Life Threatening Implications in pink; Common Clinical Findings in blue; Important Nursing Implications in yellow; and Patient Teaching information in green. Concise What You Need to Know information on the back of each image highlights key information and specific nursing implications. Spiral-bound pages made of thick, substantial card stock are durable and portable. Color-coded thumb tabs feature a different color for each section for easy referral. 15 new cartoons help you master the latest information on fluids and electrolytes. New topics include: Homeostasis: A Question of Balance and The Body’s Water: Keeping It Where You Need It.

Nursing Diagnosis Cards

Author: Cynthia M. Taylor
Publisher: Springhouse Publishing Company
ISBN: 1582558949
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Medical

Practical plans of care based on more than 200 diagnostic statements.

Hurst Reviews Pathophysiology Review

Author: Marlene Hurst
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071642749
Release Date: 2008-06-15
Genre: Medical

Ace your Pathophysiology course with the help of nursing review pioneer Marlene Hurst Use Marlene's “no cram, pass with what you already know” system to slash your study time in half Based on Marlene Hurst's popular nursing seminars that train over 30,000 students annually, this innovative review is loaded with the author's time-tested strategies - all designed to help you excel in your Pathophysiology course exams. Pathophysiology Review is unlike any other resource as it explains how to apply critical thinking and test-taking skills rather than how to re-learn course content. Marlene shows you how to “think on your feet” in order to succeed on your Pathophysiology exams. Features: A complete Pathophysiology course toolkit - from the world's most sought after speaker on nursing exam preparation Skill-building questions, answers, and explanations at the end of each chapter Concise, easy-to-remember strategies that cut study time in half Eye-catching full-color format Marlene Moments - Marlene's humorous anecdotes of common student mistakes that offer a light-hearted look at how new nurses learn to succeed What the NCLEX Lady Thinks - tips that reveal the rationale behind various NCLEX pathophysiology questions and how to adjust your strategy accordingly

Pathophysiology Made Incredibly Easy

Author: Lippincott
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781451178937
Release Date: 2012-10-22
Genre: Medical

Pathophysiology Made Incredibly Easy, 5E, is a member of the popular Incredibly Easy series. It presents vital information needed by nurses and student nurses on the difficult topic of pathophysiology in an easy-to-learn, easy-to-remember approach -- as only Incredibly Easy titles can do! This entertaining, practical, and informative reference reviews the basics of pathophysiology including an overview of the cell and its components, such as cell division, degeneration and aging, homeostasis, disease and illness. Specific chapters address cancer, infection, immune disorders, and genetics. It provides valuable information on common disorders arranged by body system, highlighting the pathophysiology, signs and symptoms, common diagnostic test findings, and current treatments. In addition, special elements found throughout the text make it easy to understand and remember key points and information.

Understanding Pathophysiology

Author: Sue E. Huether
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323293433
Release Date: 2013-12-27
Genre: Medical

Learn the essential concepts of pathophysiology and stay up to date on treatments, manifestations, and mechanisms of disease with Understanding Pathophysiology, 5th Edition. Filled with vibrant illustrations and complemented by online resources that bring pathophysiology concepts to life, this easy-to-read text delivers the latest, most accurate information on the disease process across the lifespan, giving you the fundamental knowledge you need to move forward in your nursing education. Consistent presentation helps you better distinguish pathophysiology, clinical manifestations, and evaluation and treatment for each disease. More than 1,000 high-quality illustrations vividly depict clinical manifestations and cellular mechanisms underlying diseases. Lifespan coverage details age-specific conditions affecting pediatric, adult, and aging patients in great depth. Algorithms throughout the text clarify disease progression. Risk Factor boxes alert you to important safety considerations associated with specific diseases. Health Alert boxes highlight new developments in biologic research, diagnostic studies, preventive care, treatments, and more. Quick Check boxes test your retention of important chapter concepts. Did You Understand? sections provide fast, efficient review of chapter content. Chapter outlines help you find specific information with ease. Chapter introductions explain why chapter content is important and how it fits into a broader health care context. Key terms are bolded throughout the text for fast, easy reference. Glossary of selected terms familiarizes you with the most difficult or important terminology. Companion Evolve website provides convenient online access to animations, review questions, key terms matching exercises, and more. NEW! Extensively updated content reflects the latest clinical findings and research across the full spectrum of pathophysiology. NEW! Hundreds of new and enhanced full-color illustrations clarify anatomy and physiologic concepts. NEW! 30 new animations on the companion Evolve website reinforce your understanding of complex processes.

Pharmacology Flash Cards

Author: George M. Brenner
Publisher: W B Saunders Company
ISBN: 1455702811
Release Date: 2012-10-11
Genre: Medical

Straightforward and easy to use, Dr. George Brenner's Pharmacology Flash Cards are a ring-bound, color-coded, highly efficient way to review and retain important pharmacology information. Reinforce your knowledge of hundreds of the most commonly used drugs. Improve your understanding with colorful introductory diagrams for each drug class, clearly showing you where the drugs work. Study efficiently and effectively: find the generic and trade names of each drug with its pronunciation on the front of each card, and more detailed, need-to-know information on the reverse. Take the cards anywhere with a convenient hole-punched, ring-bound format.

Nurse s Med Deck

Author: Judith Hopfer Deglin
Publisher: F A Davis Company
ISBN: 080361456X
Release Date: 2006-06-01
Genre: Medical

Card deck based on "Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses" providing information on approximately 400 generic drugs and 40 group monographs. Color-coded index lists generic, trade names, drug classification, and combination drugs. Identifies high-alert medications to protect patient safety as well as "Therapeutic Effects" sections that advise students on anticipated outcomes. Includes the full CD-ROM Resource Kit from "Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses." Houses cards in a portable plastic carrying pouchperfect for students who wish to carry the cards wherever they go.

Mosby s Nursing Concept Map Creator

Author: Jean Foret Giddens
Publisher: Mosby Incorporated
ISBN: 0323034144
Release Date: 2005-05
Genre: Computers

This unique, easy-to-use program walks you through each step involved in gathering, organizing, and entering patient data into a plan of care. Its flexible design and interactive approach make it a fun and effective way to learn concept mapping techniques while you build "real-life" skills for collecting and evaluating data for patient care! Applicable to all clinical practice areas, including med-surg, pediatrics, critical care, maternity, and psychiatric nursing. Easy-to-use program walks users through the steps of constructing a concept map, including: Creating a data sheet with assessment/physical examination findings, treatments, pathophysiology, medications, and more Entering medical diagnoses Identifying appropriate nursing diagnoses and collaborative problems Providing supporting data for each patient problem Prioritizing key nursing diagnoses and collaborative problems Determining nursing interventions Building the concept map and adding arrows to show relationships Creating an evaluation summary Flexible programming allows users to customize their concept maps by moving boxes and adding multidirectional arrows that can point to more than one box to indicate relationships. Data sheet feature allows users to record key preliminary information such as assessment/physical examination data, pathophysiology, treatments, diagnostic tests/results, and much more. Interview data can be entered using a functional health patterns or review of systems approach. Data is color-coded by type (assessment, nursing diagnosis, intervention, etc.) throughout the program and in the finished concept map and to help users visually differentiate content and more clearly understand the complexities of patient care. The save and modify function allows users to return at a later date to make modifications to data and/or the concept map. Evaluation summary step allows users to enter evaluation data after seeing the patient in clinicals.

Obstetrics And Gynecology PreTest Self Assessment And Review Thirteenth Edition

Author: Karen Schneider
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071761277
Release Date: 2012-05-18
Genre: Medical

***IF YOU WANT TO UPDATE THE INFORMATION ON YOUR TITLE SHEET, THEN YOU MUST UPDATE COPY IN THE "PRODUCT INFORMATION COPY" FIELD. COPY IN THE "TIPSHEET COPY" FIELD DOES NOT APPEAR ON TITLE SHEETS.*** Obstetrics and Gynecology: PreTest gives you 500 USMLE-format questions, answers, and concise but comprehensive explanations of correct and incorrect answer options to boost exam-day performance. Market / Audience Primary Market: 3rd and 4th year US medical students in required rotations (18,000.yr.) Secondary Market: Foreign medical graduates preparing for the USMLE Step 2 CK About the Book The PreTest Clinical Science Series prepares medical students for USMLE Step 2 CK, which assesses students? medical knowledge of core clinical topics with multiple-choice and matching questions. Useful as reviews for clerkship exams following core clinical rotations, each PreTest book contains 500 questions with complete but concise answers referenced to leading textbooks and journal articles. Discussions review correct and incorrect answer options to reinforce learning. The 13th edition of Obstetrics and Gynecology: PreTest simulates the USMLE Step 2 CK test-taking experience by including 100% vignette-style questions and updates on the latest guidelines and procedures in ObGyn. To ensure that questions are representative of the style and level of difficulty of the exam, each PreTest book is reviewed by students who either recently passed Step 2CK of the boards or completed their ObGyn rotation. Key Selling Features 500 USMLE Step 2 CK-format questions, answers, and explanations address the clerkship's core competencies Complete explanations discuss right and wrong answer options Includes multiple-choice and matching questions Referenced to authoritative texts and seminal articles for further reading Student-tested and reviewed USMLE-format Q&A provides self-assessment and needed practice before exam day Written by clerkship educators that understand what students need to learn. References to current textbooks provide context for answer explanations Student-tested and reviewed to ensure questions are relevant to exams About the Authors Karen M. Schneider, MD is Assistant Professor and Assistant Director, Memorial Hermann Hospital Residency Program in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine at The University of Texas Medical School at Houston. Her clinical and research interests include Resident and student education. Stephen K. Patrick, MD is the Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency Program Director at The Methodist Hospital?Dallas in Dallas, Texas.