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New and Published Books

  1. Drug Calculations for Nurses

    A step-by-step approach, Fourth Edition

    By Robert Lapham

    The administration of drug treatments in hospitals has become increasingly complex. It sometimes involves potent drugs that may be fatal if administered incorrectly. The ability to perform drug calculations accurately is therefore paramount to prevent placing patients at risk. Drug Calculations for...

    Published June 5th 2015 by CRC Press

  2. Physical Examination Procedures for Advanced Practitioners and Non-Medical Prescribers

    Evidence and rationale, Second edition, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Zoë Rawles, Beth Griffiths, Trudy Alexander

    Physical Examination Procedures for Advanced Practitioners and Non-Medical Prescribers provides readers with the necessary knowledge and skills to conduct successful physical examinations of adult patients. This evidence-based book, organized by anatomical system, features tables that list...

    Published June 1st 2015 by CRC Press

  3. Handbook of Obstetric Medicine, Fifth Edition

    By Catherine Nelson-Piercy

    Medical professionals are often involved in the management of the pregnant patient without necessarily being experts on all the complications surrounding pregnancy. The Handbook of Obstetric Medicine addresses the most common and serious medical conditions encountered in pregnancy, including heart...

    Published April 8th 2015 by CRC Press

  4. Endothelial Cell Plasticity in the Normal and Injured Central Nervous System

    Edited by Esperanza Meléndez Herrera, Bryan V. Phillips-Farfán, Gabriel Gutiérrez Ospina

    This book highlights the importance of endothelial cells as key players in the functioning of the nervous system under both normal and pathological conditions. The book demonstrates that endothelial cells are an essential and dynamic cell population in the central nervous system, with multiple and...

    Published January 28th 2015 by CRC Press

  5. Learning Disability Nursing

    Modern Day Practice

    By Bob Gates, Kay Mafuba

    Learning Disability Nursing: Modern Day Practice provides a solid foundation that allows health care practitioners to care for and/or support people with learning disabilities in a range of health and social care settings and scenarios. The book addresses learning disability nursing from various...

    Published December 12th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Healthcare Safety for Nursing Personnel

    An Organizational Guide to Achieving Results

    By James T. Tweedy

    Nursing personnel play an integral role in healthcare and medical delivery organizations. Nurses not only work to keep patients safe, but must also contend with a number of safety and health risks. Illustrating the occupational risks nurses face, Healthcare Safety for Nursing Personnel: An...

    Published December 10th 2014 by Productivity Press

  7. Traumatic Brain Injury Rehabilitation

    The Lefaivre Rainbow Effect

    By Christine Lefaivre

    The Lefaivre Rainbow Effect is a groundbreaking treatment for those suffering from a traumatic brain injury (TBI). This strategy is different from most others because it is individually designed for each client and focuses on the cognitive retraining of the brain based on pre-injury lifestyle as...

    Published August 7th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Professional Values in Nursing

    By Lesley Baillie, Sharon Black

    This practical guide explores professional values in nursing, helping you to develop safe, compassionate, dignified, person-centred and evidence-based nursing practice. The emphasis of the book is on fundamental values of equality, dignity and caring. The authors discuss holistic nursing care,...

    Published July 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Patients' Rights, Law and Ethics for Nurses, Second Edition

    By Paul Buka

    The second edition of this acclaimed text integrates health care law and ethics in relation to patients’ rights and in the context of everyday nursing and health care practice. Focusing on principles of law and including clear outlines of the essential legal precedent, the author lays a solid...

    Published July 14th 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Learning in Landscapes of Practice

    Boundaries, identity, and knowledgeability in practice-based learning

    Edited by Etienne Wenger-Trayner, Mark Fenton-O'Creevy, Steven Hutchinson, Chris Kubiak, Beverly Wenger-Trayner

    If the body of knowledge of a profession is a living landscape of practice, then our personal experience of learning can be thought of as a journey through this landscape. Within Learning in Landscapes of Practice, this metaphor is further developed in order to start an important conversation about...

    Published June 22nd 2014 by Routledge