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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

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Works: 877 works in 1,973 publications in 1 language and 76,343 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks, manuals, etc  Study guides  Outlines, syllabi, etc  Examinations, questions, etc  Terminology 
Roles: Publisher, Producer
Classifications: RT51, 610.73
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Most widely held works by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
The Lippincott manual of nursing practice by Lillian Sholtis Brunner ( Book )
18 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Synopsis: In addition to comprehensive coverage of the four areas of nursing: medical/surgical, maternal/newborn, pediatrics, and psychiatric, the Ninth Edition of this classic reference book features a variety of useful updates. New to this edition is an appendix of vitamins and herbs, necessary for dealing with patients who treat themselves with popular dietary supplements. Also unique to this edition are an increased emphasis on home care and geriatrics, Drug Alerts, Standards of Care, and additional patient teaching information that includes complementary therapies. Popular features, including Procedure Guidelines, Nursing Alerts, and Gerontologic Alerts have been expanded. New illustrations appear throughout. Features: Written in outline format, organized with subheads for ease of finding information..; - Each disorder entry is designed to highlight nursing care by grouping nursing management material together.; -- Contains extensive procedure guidelines - many hospitals, etc.. use this as a procedure and policy manual.; - Includes Nursing Alerts, Drug Alerts, Gerontologic Alerts that highlight critical information. New to this Edition: Has 2 new chapters: "Standards of Care of Legal Issues" and "Geriatrics and Health Applications." Home care section added to Chapter 1.; - Herbal and complementary therapy information is incorporated throughout text and appendix.; - New information regarding problems of infants added to Chapter 38
Professional guide to signs & symptoms ( Book )
18 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The only reference you'll need to identfy and interpret every sign & symptom your patients are likely to present
Professional guide to diseases by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins ( )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Offers a good introduction to the study of diseasees. Each major entry includes information on the causes, signs and symptoms, diagnosis and treatments of various diseases
ECG interpretation made incredibly easy! ( Book )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 1,450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"ECG Interpretation Made Incredibly Easy, Fifth Edition makes learning to read and interpret rhythm strips easy and fun. This practical and entertaining reference uses a unique, light-hearted writing style that makes learning this complex information non-threatening and highly enjoyable. The book reviews fundamental cardiac anatomy and physiology, explains how to obtain and interpret a rhythm strip, and teaches the reader how to recognize and treat sinus, atrial, and ventricular arrhythmias as well as heart blocks. In addition, the book explains how to obtain and interpret 12-lead ECGs. Special elements found throughout the reference make it easy to remember key points. Each chapter features: A summary of key points; clear, simple explanations of problems; definitions of key terms; illustrations that clearly explain key concepts; bullets, ballot boxes, and checklists that make it easy to spot important points at a glance; sidebars that highlights key facts about ECG interpretation; quick quizzes to test knowledge"--Provided by publisher
NCLEX-RN review made incredibly easy! ( Book )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This study guide makes NCLEX review more interesting, enjoyable, and concise. Every area of nursing is completely reviewed, including adult care, pediatric care, and professional issues. The accompanying e-learning download offers 3,250 additional practice questions
Medical-surgical nursing made incredibly easy! by Kathleen Duffy ( Book )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 1,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This updated edition covers nearly 300 disorders and includes new chapters on end-of-life care and obesity, plus full-color illustrations, sidebars on evidence-based practice pointers, and a patient resources appendix. Chapters feature key points summaries, light-hearted headings, and illustrations and are formatted to help readers find information easily. Quick-scan tables, flow charts, key terms, bullets, checklists, graphic logos, and cartoon characters highlight essential information. The companion CD-ROM contains over 250 NCLEX(R)-style questions, plus concept maps and other tools
Assessment made incredibly easy! ( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Assessment Made Incredibly Easy, 5e presents nursing assessment skills in the reader-friendly Incredibly Easy! format that makes learning fun. With an appealing 4-color interior and light-hearted humor throughout, the text provides the know-how nurses need to obtain pertinent health histories, perform physical examinations, and recognize normal and abnormal findings. Abundant full-color illustrations, charts, memory joggers, and other special features help nurses master assessment techniques and remember key information. The Practice Makes Perfect self-test includes updated NCLEX(r)-style questions with rationales for correct and incorrect answers. A companion Website offers ancillary materials, including an image bank, printable study cards, and numerous games newly added for this 5th edition"--Provided by publisher
Nursing pharmacology made incredibly easy ( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the Publisher: Now in its second edition, Nursing Pharmacology Made Incredibly Easy! contains everything the nurse needs to review and the nursing student needs to learn about how drugs act and interact in the treatment of disease. The book focuses on mechanisms of drug action; details specific drugs by pharmacologic class; reviews the nursing process related to each drug category for all body systems, plus pain medications, anti-infective drugs, and cancer drugs; and highlights potentially dangerous interactions, including drug-herb interactions. It does all of this in the award-winning, light-hearted Incredibly Easy! style that makes intimidating concepts thoroughly approachable
Charting made incredibly easy! ( Book )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This edition of Charting Made Incredibly Easy includes new chapters on computerized documentation and unique professional situations such as contraband, equipment tampering, hostile or sexual advances, media requests for information, and requests to videotape or photograph a patient
Critical care nursing made incredibly easy! ( Book )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the Publisher: This is a handy reference book in the award-winning Incredibly Easy! style-perfect for those entering or needing a refresher in critical care nursing. Critical care nursing is one of the most demanding and complex areas of nursing practice. The critical care nurse has to be "broadly specialized" with a fluency in a wide range of interconnected concepts, body system physiology, pathophysiology, and highly technical interventions, while processing data from multiple sources-all this in an environment where there is no room for error and seconds really do count
Medical terminology made incredibly easy! ( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Now in its third edition, Medical Terminology Made Incredibly Easy! contains everything nurses and other health care practitioners need to promote real understanding and retention of "must-know" medical terminology. Building in a logical sequence that promotes retention, the first chapter focuses on key concepts of medical terminology, including a detailed look at word components that are common in medical terminology. Subsequent chapters focus on individual body systems, providing in-depth definitions that help connect words to their meanings. The book tackles the subject matter in the award-winning, light-hearted Incredibly Easy! style that makes intimidating concepts thoroughly approachable. Includes two 8-page, full-color inserts that offer an even closer look at anatomical terminology and a variety of new features, including online electronic ancillaries. ... Publisher description
Nursing care planning made incredibly easy ( Book )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This new edition incorporates the latest nursing classification systems and walks you, step-by-step, through the entire nursing process to help you build sound, effective care plans."--P. 4 of cover
Dosage calculations made incredibly easy! ( Book )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reviews the basic math needed to perform dosage calculation. It walks readers through the interpretation of hundreds of examples of drug orders and the performance of hundreds of complex dosage calculations
Anatomy & physiology made incredibly easy! ( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This text reviews the core concepts of anatomy and physiology and offers detailed coverage of every major body system, along with nutrition, fluids and electrolytes, reproduction and lactation, and genetics. The "Practice Makes Perfect" section showcases NCLEX-style questions, and the book also includes pocket-sized study cards. A companion website offers student and instructor resources, including study cards, physiology animations, PowerPoint presentations, a test generator, teaching tips, and practice exercises/activities
NCLEX-RN 250 new-format questions ( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lippincott's nursing procedures ( Book )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lippincott's Nursing Procedures, 6e, is start-to-finish guide to more than 400 nursing procedures from basic to advanced. This reference outlines every procedure, lists equipment, details each step, and includes rationales and cautions to ensure patient safety and positive outcomes. Concise, clear content targets key information needed to perform procedures safely and accurately at the bedside. Tips, alerts, checklists, illustrations, and tables provide clarity and quick access to key procedural information. Organized alphabetically for easy accessibility, the book includes basic and advanced procedures on key topics, such as: infection control, specimen collection, physical treatments, drug administration, IV therapy, hemodynamic monitoring, as well as procedures related to body systems such as chest tubes, peripheral nerve stimulation, and intra-abdominal pressure monitoring
I.V. therapy made incredibly easy! ( Book )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fourth edition of this practical reference provides current, comprehensive information on I.V. therapy in a clear, concise, and entertaining manner. The book reviews the basics of I.V. therapy such as purpose, delivery methods, flow rates, legal issues, profession standards, and documentation; discusses the necessary components of peripheral and central venous therapy, including access sites, equipment, preparation, maintenance, and discontinuation of therapy; and, describes administration of I.V. medications, including special considerations for the pediatric, elderly, and home care patient. Coverage includes transfusion therapy, chemotherapy, and parenteral nutrition. This edition includes new geriatrics and pediatrics chapters, new information on home care throughout, and updated Infusion Nurses Society standards
Best practices : evidence-based nursing procedures by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins ( Book )
7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Best Practices: Evidence-Based Nursing Procedures, Second Edition, gives you the evidence at every step to improve patient outcomes. The evidence that supports your actions: at-a-glance graphic symbols underscoring the research weight behind more than 200 procedures; support for thousands of nursing actions from research studies, the judgment of experts, and medical and nursing guidelines from AHRQ, AHA, INS, JCAHO, NIH, and many others; clinical impact of key recommendations; alerts to crucial nursing considerations; Innovative practices that have proven successful for your colleagues; and controversial issues, both resolved and ongoing, behind practice points; blood pressure classifications, new algorithms for stroke and pulseless arrest, surgical site verification, BLS algorithm, jugular venous oxygen saturation monitoring, amnioinfusion, newborn eye prophylaxis, tocolytic therapy, vacuum extraction; current nursing diagnoses, including expected outcomes; and teaching points for correctly educating your patient about his illness, treatment, and self-care."--BOOK JACKET
Maternal-neonatal nursing made incredibly easy! ( )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This edition includes new information on bed rest, postpartum depression, alternative therapies, substance abuse, violence, and complex psychosocial disorders, plus a new icon highlighting evidence-based practice. The book is written in the Incredibly Easy! style, with numerous charts and illustrations, two four-page full-color inserts, cartoons, icons emphasizing key information, memory joggers, and end-of-chapter quick quizzes. A CD-ROM contains over 300 NCLEX(R)-style questions, as well as concept maps and a chart of nursing diagnoses and correlating disorders
Handbook of signs & symptoms ( Book )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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