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Medcom, inc

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Works: 2,227 works in 3,770 publications in 1 language and 37,593 library holdings
Genres: Methods 
Classifications: QP86, 616.2
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Most widely held works by Medcom, inc
Suctioning nasotracheal, oropharyngeal, & endotracheal techniques ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An update of Medcom's classic suctioning course, this program demonstrates and describes current practices and techniques to provide nurses with an understanding of nasotracheal, oropharyngeal and both open and closed in-line endotracheal suctioning, and the indications for the use of each
Basic clinical skills ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With emphasis given to the patient's need for continued emotional support and patient teaching, this program explains and demonstrates urethral catheterization for both male and female patients
Nursing process and critical thinking critical thinking in the nursing process ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the nursing process as a system for planning nursing care. Using a realistic patient care scenario, the five steps of the nursing process are identified and described as a student nurse and her professional colleagues work to improve a patient's care. Those steps are: assessment, analysis, planning, intervention, and evaluation. Also includes techniques of therapeutic communication with the patient, family member, and nursing staff
Aging, the natural process ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(Producer) This program takes a look at the changes that occur naturally to the various systems of the human body as a person ages, and describes actions that can be taken to maximize and maintain functionality. Topics include: Cardiovascular System, Respiratory System, Musculoskeletal System, Central Nervous System, Gastrointestinal System, Genitourinary System, Integumentary System, Touch and Pain, Vision, Hearing and Emotions
Medicating children ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Administering medication to children is a unique challenge requiring specialized knowledge and skills. Each child's age, background, and level of physical and psychosocial development must be considered, and the administration process tailored to meet these particular needs. In addition, children are particularly vulnerable to medication errors. This video will address general considerations for administering pediatric medications and present important guidelines to help prevent medication errors. Techniques for administering intermuscular and subcutaneous injections, as well as oral, rectal, otic, ophthalmic, and nasal medications will be presented, with emphasis on using appropriate strategies for children of different development levels."--Original container
Ostomy care ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains the anatomy and physiology relevant to ileostomy and colostomy. Demonstrates pre and postoperative nursing care of the ostomy patient
Labor and delivery ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the nursing assessments and responsibilities required from the time a woman is admitted to the labor and delivery unit, through her labor, delivery and recovery
Assessment of respiratory distress in the pediatric patient ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Covers early recognition of respiratory distress and failure, the dynamics of the pediatric airway, normal breathing patterns in infants and children, and the evaluation of severity of respiratory distress
Caring for the postpartum patient ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focuses on the physiological, psychological and emotional changes a woman goes through during the postpartum period. Discusses the importance of emotional support and patient education during the postpartum phase of care
Antipsychotic agents ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the medication used to alleviate psychotic symptoms. Re-enactments illustrate positive and negative symptoms of schizophrenia. Presents commonly prescribed agents used in treatment
Electronic fetal monitoring ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The labor and delivery nurse must be able to use effective monitoring systems in order to observe changes in the status of the fetus during labor. By understanding the latest monitoring techniques and equipment, including electronic fetal monitoring systems, the nurse can help to create a positive delivery outcome for her patients. This program focuses on the latest electronic fetal monitoring devices and practices."--disc case
Newborn stabilization and care ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Designed to familiarize nurses and others with newborn stabilization and care practices
Caring for the antepartum patient ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program focuses on the physiological and emotional changes a woman goes through during pregnancy, and includes information that can assist the nurse in caring and reassuring her pregnant patients. Patient history and prenatal care is also discussed
Airway care tracheostomy care, tube change, and artificial airway cuff management ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focuses on aspects of safe, effective management of the patient with an artificial airway through a review of airway physiology and demonstrations in the actual clinical environment. Tracheostomy tube care is illustrated from equipment and supply set-up through cleansing and replacement
Cleansing enema ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows methods of preparing the patient, preparing the enema solution, administering the enema, and caring for the patient after administration. Discusses both small- and large-volume enemas
The human immune system ( )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The course The Human Immune System: The Immune Response is designed to provide nurses and others with detailed descriptions of how the immune system responds to two of the most dangerous invaders: bacteria and viruses
Confidentiality who needs to know ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program describes the legal and ethical duty of all caregivers to safeguard the confidential information of the people they care for. This includes patients in acute care or home care settings, and residents in long-term care. It also explains how caregivers are affected by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPPA), and demonstrates effective techniques for maintaining confidentiality
Range of motion exercises theory and practice ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program explains the concepts and principles of range of motion exercise, and describes the necessary steps involved in planning an individualized exercise program. Range of motion exercises for all major body joints are demonstrated in supine, prone and sidelying positions
The Natural process of aging ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the natural changes of aging, along with some of the disease conditions among the elderly. Suggests interventions and responses to these changes
Documenting care the charting process ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(Producer) This program reviews the fundamental techniques used in accurate charting and discusses confidentiality issues related to charting
 
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controlled identity Medical Communications, inc.

M.E.D.C.O.M., inc.
Medcom/Trainex, Inc.
Languages
English (141)