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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Works: 1,010 works in 2,170 publications in 1 language and 82,438 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks, manuals, etc  Outlines, syllabi, etc  Study guides  Examinations, questions, etc  Terminology 
Roles: Publisher, Producer
Classifications: RT51, 610.73
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
The Lippincott manual of nursing practice by Lillian Sholtis Brunner( Book )
19 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,984 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 by Springhouse Publishing Company Staff( Book )
17 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,688 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( Book )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,491 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 )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 1,470 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"--Résumé de l'éditeur
Anatomy & physiology made incredibly easy! ( Book )
13 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,277 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
Nursing pharmacology made incredibly easy ( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,104 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
Assessment made incredibly easy! ( Book )
13 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,096 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
Medical-surgical nursing made incredibly easy! ( Book )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 1,080 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
Fluids & electrolytes a 2-in-1 reference for nurses ( Book )
25 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charting made incredibly easy! ( Book )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,021 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 )
16 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 998 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
I.V. therapy made incredibly easy! ( Book )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 928 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
NCLEX-RN 250 new-format questions ( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gives students practice and confidence in answering the five types of "alternate-format" questions used on the NCLEX-RN number 174. This book contains 250 alternate-format questions covering the major topics on the exam such as: fundamentals, medical-surgical, maternal-neonatal, pediatric, and psychiatric nursing
Nursing care planning made incredibly easy ( Book )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 887 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
Lippincott's nursing procedures ( Book )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 870 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
Medical terminology made incredibly easy! ( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 856 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
Dosage calculations made incredibly easy! ( Book )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 840 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
NCLEX-RN review made incredibly easy! ( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 837 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
Maternal-neonatal nursing made incredibly easy! by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins( Book )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 729 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
Best practices : evidence-based nursing procedures by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins( Book )
7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 713 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
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