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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Works: 1,004 works in 2,155 publications in 1 language and 85,506 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Atlases  Outlines and syllabi  Study guides  Examinations  Terminology  Conversation and phrase books‡vfor Medical personnel 
Roles: Publisher, Editor, Producer, Other
Classifications: RT51, 610.73
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Most widely held works by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Medical-surgical nursing made incredibly easy! by Kathleen Duffy( Book )

34 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 3,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medical-Surgical Nursing Made Incredibly Easy! Third Edition provides nurses and nursing students with the information they need to confidently provide optimal patient care. Written in the award-winning Incredibly Easy! style, which makes complex medical-surgical nursing concepts easy to understand, it is perfect for those entering or needing a refresher in medical-surgical nursing. The updated text covers nearly 300 disorders, treatments and nursing interventions across 13 body system-oriented chapters, with additional overview chapters on the nursing process and perioperative care, end-of-life care, and obesity. Each chapter includes a summary of key points and features headings and illustrations to enhance learning. Consistently formatted chapters and disorder entries make information easy to find. Key terms, bullets, checklists, and graphics focus attention on important information. In addition, online components, including case studies and NCLEX®-style questions, provide readers with additional learning tools. Features include: NEW: Complete coverage of blood transfusion reactions, including transfusion-related acute lung injury; NEW: Current NANDA nursing diagnoses; NEW: Information on the evidence-based nursing process and steps; NEW: New tests and treatments; NEW: Online: Activities to improve study techniques and test-taking skills; NEW: Online: Clinical simulation case studies to enhance critical thinking skills; NEW: Online: NCLEX® tutorial; NEW: Online: Over 1,000 NCLEX®-style questions, including traditional and all 7 types of alternate-format questions; NEW: Replacement of all "Weighing the Evidence" pieces to reflect current evidence-based nursing practice; Coverage of collaborative management practices; Glossary of terms
Medical terminology made incredibly easy!( Book )

20 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 2,597 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
NCLEX-RN review made incredibly easy!( Book )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,855 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
Professional guide to signs & symptoms( Book )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The only reference you'll need to identfy and interpret every sign & symptom your patients are likely to present
The Lippincott manual of nursing practice by Lillian Sholtis Brunner( Book )

18 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,411 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 diseases( Book )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,309 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
Nursing pharmacology made incredibly easy!( Book )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nursing Pharmacology Made Incredibly Easy, Third Edition, doses out pharmacology facts in an easy, reader-friendly style. You'll learn and readily recall such key information as: Pharmacology fundamentals, including where drugs come from and how they're administered and used by the body; Therapeutic classes of drugs to treat all body systems, plus commonly prescribed pain medications, anti-infectives, antineoplastics, and more; Nursing process steps for each drug class; And adverse reactions and potentially dangerous drug interactions
Pathophysiology made incredibly visual!( Book )

21 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 1,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"'Wound Care Made Incredibly Visual, ' Second Edition, is an innovative reference that combines detailed photographs and graphics with concise, informative text to make the complex concepts of wound care easy to understand. Thoroughly updated with the latest clinical practice guidelines and documentation, this new approach to clinical content maximizes the power of visual thinking by "showing" as well as "telling" about the latest wound care information techniques. The highly visual nature of this book makes the fundamentals and advancements in the treatment of wound care clear and understandable, enabling quick review and comprehension for practical application."--Provided by publisher
Atlas of human anatomy by Springhouse Corporation( Book )

22 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Publisher-supplied data) The latest spinoff of the Incredibly Easy brand, Incredibly Visual Pocket Guides are compact, carry-anywhere references that use stunning 4-color photos and illustrations and brief, easy-to-read text to present must-know clinical concepts. Holding special appeal for visual learners, the information is easy to learn and recall because the visual images leave a lasting impression, and most topics are covered on a two-page spread. Pathophysiology: An Incredibly Visual Pocket Guide presents risk factors and pathophysiologic changes associated with more than 150 disorders and health problems, including heart failure, valvular disease, ARDS, asthma, lung cancer, pressure ulcer, stroke, AIDS, rheumatoid arthritis, hypertension, and more
Charting made incredibly easy!( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A charting reference that's authoritative and enjoyable. Helps you document patient care with incredible skill and confidence
I.V. therapy made incredibly easy!( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 890 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
Lippincott's nursing procedures( Book )

16 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Resource added for the Nursing-Associate Degree 105431, Practical Nursing 315431, and Nursing Assistant 305431 programs
Wound care made incredibly easy! by Julie Vuolo( Book )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emergency Nursing Made Incredibly Easy! covers emergency care basics including patient assessment and triage, trauma, disease crises, and patient and family communication, as well as legal issues such as handling evidence and documentation and holistic issues such as pain and end-of-life care. Chapters detail emergency nursing by body system and cover shock, multi-system traumas, environmental emergencies, disaster preparedness, communicable diseases, and obstetric and pediatric emergencies. The presentation features light-hearted cartoons and humor, "Memory Joggers" and other icons, and end-of-chapter review questions
Nursing care planning made incredibly easy by Emily Matthews( Book )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 836 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."--Page 4 of cover
Nurse's quick check( Book )

29 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designed for quick reference in the hospital hallway or at the nurses' station, this handbook presents succinct, bulleted, up-to-the-minute information on fluid and electrolyte homeostasis and common fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base imbalances. Part 1 provides a rapid refresher on key facts nurses need to evaluate assessment findings related to fluid and electrolyte homeostasis. Part 2 contains entries on imbalances, which are are alphabetically organized and presented on easy-to-scan two-page spreads. Numerous tables and illustrations are included. Logos highlight potentially dangerous situa
Assessment( Book )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This full-color quick-reference handbook covers all aspects of the patient history and physical examination to help nurses interpret assessment findings, recognize patient needs, and provide focused care. Information is presented in a succinct, highly bulleted format, with lists, tables, and flowcharts to highlight key facts. Recurring graphic icons include Skill Check (tips for performing physical examination techniques), Culture Cue and Age Alert (specific variations in assessment findings and techniques related to age, culture, or ethnicity), Alert (life- or limb-threatening situations), and Clinical Picture (quick-scan charts visually comparing clusters of abnormal findings and differentiating among possible causes). (Midwest)
Breath sounds made incredibly easy!( Book )

7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Breath Sounds Made Incredibly Easy provides the information and tools you need to hone your auscultation skills and put them into practice."--Jacket
Clinical pharmacology made incredibly easy!( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Journal of Christian Nursing

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Medical terminology made incredibly easy!NCLEX-RN review made incredibly easy!Professional guide to signs & symptomsThe Lippincott manual of nursing practiceProfessional guide to diseasesNursing pharmacology made incredibly easy!Pathophysiology made incredibly visual!Atlas of human anatomy