Handbook of Federal Librarianship 3rd Edition

Author: ALA FAFLRT
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 9781312583818
Release Date: 2014-10-08
Genre: Reference

This third edition of the Federal Librarians Handbook was released by the Library of Congress, FEDLINK Program on October 6, 2014 and is intended to be a critical resource for librarians working across the spectrum of federal libraries.

The ICU Book

Author: Paul L. Marino
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 078174802X
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Medical

This best-selling resource provides a general overview and basic information for all adult intensive care units. The material is presented in a brief and quick-access format which allows for topic and exam review. It provides enough detailed and specific information to address most all questions and problems that arise in the ICU. Emphasis on fundamental principles in the text should prove useful for patient care outside the ICU as well. New chapters in this edition include hyperthermia and hypothermia syndromes; infection control in the ICU; and severe airflow obstruction. Sections have been reorganized and consolidated when appropriate to reinforce concepts. Purchase The ICU Book, Third Edition and visit TheICUBook.com, which gives you free access to links from references to PubMed, updated regularly; and a directory of Websites handpicked by Dr. Marino.

Instant Access to Orthopedic Physical Assessment

Author: Ronald C. Evans
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323071444
Release Date: 2009-01-09
Genre: Medical

Here’s a powerful quick reference and clinical tool – small enough to fit into your pocket, yet complete enough to cover any assessment test you need to perform! Detailing every test included in Illustrated Orthopedic Physical Assessment, 3rd Edition, this handy, thoroughly illustrated pocket guide includes only the essential information you need to know. Information for each test is presented in a consistent manner for quick reference, and includes: name of the test, alternate names for the test, suspected syndrome, concise description of the testing procedure, clinical pearl, and photo(s) of the procedure. Plus, just as in the parent text, each test also contains a corresponding orthopedic gamut which provides a summary of key points in a concise list, serving as a diagnostic rubric for use in patient exams. Fits in your lab coat pocket, giving you easy access to frequently used assessment and testing information. Every test from the parent textbook, Illustrated Orthopedic Physical Assessment, 3rd Edition, is included in this pocket guide. A consistent format for each test (the same format as the parent text) ensures that you’ll find the information you need quickly and easily. Clinical pearls appear with almost every test, detailing author’s own clinical experience and providing valuable insight to both students and practitioners. Nearly 400 orthopedic gamuts concisely cover anatomy, motion assessment, muscle function, and imaging elements – essential concepts for effective assessment and diagnostic decision-making. A complete index of tests appears on the inside cover in alphabetical order, as well as by body system, so you can see at a glance which tests are covered and where to find them. Nearly 500 illustrations (line drawings and photographs) show key moves of each test, and other necessary maneuvers, anatomy, and pathologies. A glossary of key abbreviations is included at the end of the book, familiarizing you with common clinical terms and notation. A comprehensive bibliography provides helpful references for further research and study. All-new photos clearly illustrate every assessment test. Updated content ensures you have the latest assessment information at your fingertips.

Simon and Schuster Quick Access Reference for Writers

Author: Lynn Quitman Troyka
Publisher:
ISBN: 0130320811
Release Date: 2000-07-21
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Prentice Hall's exclusive Companion Website offers unique tools and support for every concept in the "Quick Access" text. Every part of the book references additional online information, including: Thousands of self-graded questions for every key concept Pre-and post-tests to gauge comprehension on all grammar/punctuation topics A complete online text reference keyed to every exercise Tips and exercises for various stages of the writing process Writing help for different audiences and different academic/professional papers The text is available electronically via the website, in a searchable and easy to use format. Every text reference is a click away. The site is free to adopters of the "Quick Access" text via pin codes packaged with every handbook.

Sectional Anatomy for Imaging Professionals E Book

Author: Lorrie L. Kelley
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323277600
Release Date: 2013-08-07
Genre: Medical

An ideal resource for the classroom or the clinical setting, Sectional Anatomy for Imaging Professionals, 3rd Edition provides a comprehensive, easy-to-understand approach to the sectional anatomy of the entire body. Side-by-side presentations of actual diagnostic images from both MRI and CT modalities and corresponding anatomic line drawings illustrate the planes of anatomy most commonly demonstrated by diagnostic imaging. Concise descriptions detail the location and function of the anatomy, and clearly labeled images help you confidently identify anatomic structures during clinical examinations and produce the best possible diagnostic images. Side-by-side presentation of anatomy illustrations and corresponding CT and MRI images clarifies the location and structure of sectional anatomy. More than 1,500 high-quality images detail sectional anatomy for every body plane commonly imaged in the clinical setting. Pathology boxes help you connect commonly encountered pathologies to related anatomy for greater diagnostic accuracy. Anatomy summary tables provide quick access to muscle information, points of origin and insertion, and muscle function for each muscle group. Reference drawings and corresponding scanning planes accompany actual images to help you recognize the correlation between the two. NEW! 150 new scans and 30 new line drawings familiarize you with the latest 3D and vascular imaging technology. NEW! Chapter objectives help you concentrate on the most important chapter content and study more efficiently. NEW! Full labels on all scans provide greater diagnostic detail at a glance.

Foundations of Interior Design

Author: Susan J. Slotkis
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 9781501315909
Release Date: 2017-02-09
Genre: Architecture

The third edition offers a thorough update to this introduction to the creative, technical and business aspects of the interior design profession. By surveying design history, the elements and principles of design, professional practice, and more, Susan Slotkis provides a practical and comprehensive overview.

Strategic Management in Tourism 3rd Edition CABI Tourism Texts

Author: Luiz Moutinho
Publisher: CABI
ISBN: 9781786390240
Release Date: 2018-02-26
Genre: Business & Economics

This comprehensive textbook has, at its core, the importance of linking strategic thinking with action in the management of tourism. It provides an analytical evaluation of the most important global trends, as well as an analysis of the impact of crucial environmental issues and their implications. Now in its third edition, and reviewing the major factors affecting international tourism management, this well-established student resource provides an essential overview of strategic management for students and professionals in the tourism sector.

Sectional Anatomy for Imaging Professionals

Author: Lorrie L. Kelley
Publisher: Mosby
ISBN: 0323082602
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Medical

This book covers the sectional anatomy of the entire body. The text presents actual diagnostic images from both MRI and CT modalities side-by-side with corresponding anatomic line drawings to illustrate the planes of anatomy most commonly demonstrated by diagnostic imaging.

Medical Physiology

Author: Rodney Rhoades
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0781768527
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Medical

Now in its Third Edition, this text clearly and concisely presents the physiological principles that are essential to clinical medicine. Outstanding pedagogical features include Active Learning Objectives that emphasize problem-solving applications of basic principles; conceptual diagrams that help students visualize complex processes; case studies, Clinical Focus boxes, and From Bench to Bedside boxes; a comprehensive glossary; and online USMLE-style questions with answers and explanations. This edition features a new Immunology and Organ Function chapter and a completely rewritten and reorganized cardiovascular section. A companion Website will include the fully searchable text, an interactive question bank, case studies with practice questions, animations of complex processes, an image bank, and links for further study.

Concise Dictionary of Biomedicine and Molecular Biology

Author: Pei-Show Juo
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781420041309
Release Date: 2001-12-21
Genre: Science

Rapid advances in science, medicine, and molecular biology have created a large amount of new information on biomedicine and molecular biology. Keeping up with the latest information can become a cumbersome task for professionals and students working in these fields. Updated to include new terminology and accurate characterizations of previously existing terms, the Concise Dictionary of Biomedicine and Molecular Biology, Second Edition provides easy access to the most commonly used drugs, antibiotics, and bio-chemically important compounds. Containing over 30,000 entries, the second edition of this dictionary provides concise, up-to-date definitions of terms commonly used in biotechnology, molecular biology, and biomedicine. Included in this second edition are over 23,000 definitions, 4,000 chemical structures, 1,200 equations of enzymatic reactions, and approximately 600 restriction endonucleases with explanations of their specific activities. Here is what's new in the second edition: Over 100 new illustrations of chemical structures A number of newly collected terms More than 3000 additional abbreviations commonly used in biomedicine, chemistry, biochemistry and molecular biology This updated edition integrates terminology and chemical structures from a variety of disciplines in a single, easy-to-use source. From defining existing terms to accounting for new developments, the Concise Dictionary of Biomedicine and Molecular Biology, Second Edition helps you stay abreast of the current advances in biomedicine and molecular biology.

LANGE Instant Access EKGs and Cardiac Studies

Author: Anil Patel
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071545247
Release Date: 2009-11-06
Genre: Medical

Market: 3rd year medical students; IM and FP residents; nurse practitioners; physician assistants EKGs are among the most common tests in medical practice today, and demand for up-to-date books on the subject is unprecedented

Legal Research

Author: William Putman
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781428357013
Release Date: 2009-10-05
Genre: Law

LEGAL RESEARCH, 2ND EDITION is one of the few texts that focuses entirely on legal research and how to conduct legal research in an efficient manner to avoid wasted time and duplication of effort. Intended for use in research classes, the student is provided with an in-depth knowledge of the fundamentals of legal research. The text covers the operation of the elements of these fundamentals in the research process and the manner in which the process guides and assists the student in the performance of a research assignment. Each chapter includes examples of every concept and principle discussed and a hypothetical fact situation in which the application of the concepts and principles is illustrated. The text includes valuable chapters describing how to determine what to research, how to identify key facts and terms, their importance and use, and the significant role of issue identification and its elements. A large portion of the text provides in-depth coverage of primary and secondary research sources, including Internet and computer research, citation format and case law analysis. In the last chapter of the text, the author has included a beneficial discussion of what to look for when researching, what to do with the research once it is found, and how to organize research. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Admission Assessment Exam Review E Book

Author: HESI
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9781455738298
Release Date: 2012-03-08
Genre: Medical

Passing your admission assessment exam is the first step on the journey to becoming a successful health professional — make sure you’re prepared with Admission Assessment Exam Review, 3rd Edition from the testing experts at HESI! It offers complete content review and nearly 400 practice questions on the topics typically found on admission exams, including math, reading comprehension, vocabulary, grammar, biology, chemistry, anatomy and physiology, and physics. Plus, it helps you identify areas of weakness so you can focus your study time. Sample problems and step-by-step examples with explanations in the math and physics sections show you how to work through each problem so you understand the steps it takes to complete the equation. Practice tests with answer keys for each topic — located in the appendices for quick access — help you assess your understanding of each topic and familiarize you with the types of questions you’re likely to encounter on the actual exam. HESI Hints boxes offer valuable test-taking tips, as well as rationales, suggestions, examples, and reminders for specific topics. End-of-chapter review questions help you gauge your understanding of chapter content. A full-color layout and more illustrations in the life science chapters visually reinforce key concepts for better understanding. Expanded and updated content in each chapter ensures you’re studying the most current content. Basic algebra review in the math section offers additional review and practice. Color-coded chapters help you quickly find specific topic sections. Helpful organizational features in each chapter include an introduction, key terms, chapter outline, and a bulleted chapter summary to help you focus your study. A glossary at the end of the text offers quick access to key terms and their definitions.

Mike Meyers CompTIA Network Guide to Managing and Troubleshooting Networks 3rd Edition Exam N10 005

Author: Michael Meyers
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071789103
Release Date: 2012-01-10
Genre: Computers

Essential Skills for a Successful IT Career Written by CompTIA certification and training expert Mike Meyers, this instructive, full-color guide will help you pass CompTIA Network+ exam N10-005 and become an expert networking technician. Mike Meyers' CompTIA Network+ Guide to Managing and Troubleshooting Networks, Third Edition is completely up to date with the new CompTIA Network+ standards. From McGraw-Hill—a Gold-Level CompTIA Authorized Partner, this book offers Authorized CompTIA Approved Quality Content. Inside, you'll find helpful on-the-job tips, end-of-chapter practice questions, and hundreds of photographs and illustrations. End-of-chapter solutions and answers are only available to instructors and do not appear in the book. Learn how to: Build a network with the OSI and TCP/IP models Configure network hardware, topologies, and cabling Connect multiple Ethernet components Install and configure routers and switches Work with TCP/IP applications and network protocols Configure IPv6 routing protocols Set up clients and servers for remote access Configure wireless networks Secure networks with firewalls, NAT, port filtering, packet filtering, and other methods Implement virtualization Build a SOHO network Manage and troubleshoot networks The CD-ROM features: Two full practice exams Video presentation from Mike Meyers One hour of video training A new collection of Mike's favorite shareware and freeware networking tools and utilities Adobe Digital Editions free eBook download (subject to Adobe's system requirements) Each chapter includes: Learning objectives Photographs and illustrations Real-world examples Try This! and Cross Check exercises Key terms highlighted Tech Tips, Notes, and Warnings Exam Tips End-of-chapter quizzes and lab projects