WorldCat Identities

Kramer, Ruth (Nurse)

Overview
Works: 19 works in 58 publications in 1 language and 1,048 library holdings
Genres: Instructional films  Film excerpts  Internet videos  Film clips  Educational films  Nonfiction films  Short films  Programmed instructional materials  Documentary films  Medical films (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Author of screenplay
Classifications: RT41, 610.73
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Most widely held works by Ruth Kramer
Nursing process and critical thinking : critical thinking in the nursing process( Visual )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents beginning level concepts of critical thinking and their relationship to the nursing process. Delineates what critical thinking is and what it is not. Demonstrates the process of the critical examination of data and cues to health issues and patient-care problems that affect clinical judgment. Illustrates the thinking process employed to arrive at sound and valid patient-care decisions
Evidence-Based Practice : What It Is and What It Is Not( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program presents the learner with important concepts about the relationship between nursing practice and nursing research, and how evidence-based practice influences decisions, interventions and evaluation of nursing care
Case studies in medication error prevention( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlines and demonstrates the six rights of medication administration using realistic scenarios and shows how errors can be prevented when standard procedures are followed. The goal is to help the viewer identify ways errors can creep in to nursing practice and develop strategies that can be used to prevent them
Measuring vital signs by Megan Fashjian( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The measurement of vital signs--including temperature, pulse, respiration, blood pressure, and pain--is performed routinely in every healthcare setting. Evaulations of these findings through comparison with previous measurements can indicate important changes in physical and/or emotional conditions
Parenteral medication administration : selecting injection sites and injection techniques( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Identifies sites used for intramuscular and subcutaneous injections, as well as site assessment and selection. Demonstrates techniques for intramuscular and subcutaneous injections. Emphasizes the "z-track" method of intramuscular injection
Parenteral medication administration : equipment preparation( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the basic equipment needed to administer injections and demonstrates safety precautions
Parenteral medication administration : preparing medication from an ampule( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstrates techniques for withdrawing medication from a glass ampule
Parenteral medication administration : preparing medication from a vial( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The techniques for withdrawing medication from a vial are demonstrated in this program, and include discussion and demonstration of reconstituting powdered medication and combining two medications into a single syringe"--Original container
The eight rights in practice( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video presents a series of case studies on medication administration that highlight each of the eight rights and look at potential sources for medication errors and how to avoid these mistakes. Outlines and demonstrates the six rights of medication administration using realistic scenarios and shows how errors can be prevented when standard procedures are followed. The learner is asked to identify errors and a discussion of how errors could have been prevented follows each scenario
The eight rights( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video lists the components of a medication order and explains how to take a medication order by telephone. It shows how to transcribe orders from the patient's Medication Administration Record, describes the eight rights of medication administration, and outlines the Joint Commission Patient Safety Goals related to medication administration. The video also highlights situations in which medication errors may occur and presents strategies for preventing them
Measuring vital signs( Visual )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This second of two programs on measuring vital signs, demonstrates and describes the techniques used to accurately measure blood pressure and assess pain.--From container
Nursing process and critical thinking( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 1. The nursing process. Describes the nursing process as a system for planning nursing care. Using realistic patient care scenarios, the 5 steps of the nursing process are identified and described as a student nurse and her professional colleagues work to improve a patient's care. Includes techniques of therapeutic communication with the patient, family, and nursing staff
Medication errors : error prevention( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program presents a series of case studies showing how to identify medication errors and teaching ways to prevent them. It also describes the different rights of medication administration and looks at the components of a complete medication order. -- Provided by Insight Media
Medication Errors( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program discusses the eight rights of proper medication administration. They are: the right patient, the right medication, the right dose, the right route, the right time, the right reason, the right response, and, the right documentation
Nursing theory by Ill.) St. Xavier College (Chicago( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nursing theory, the foundation of knowledge for the delivery of nursing care, is used to describe, explain, predict, and develop a plan of nursing care. This program shows how nursing theory is applied to nursing practice and patient care
Measuring vital signs( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This two-part program demonstrates and describes how to measure temperature, pulse, respiration, blood pressure, and pain
Cardiac auscultation : the anatomy and physiology of heart sounds( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This program focuses on cardiac auscultation, or listening to the heart, a skill that can be lost without review and practice. It will review the anatomy and physiology of the heart and the sounds it produces as it works
Cardiac auscultation : normal heart sounds( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This program provides nurses and other healthcare professionals with a thorough understanding of the various normal heart sounds, with examples of these sounds to provide a basis for differentiating normal and abnormal sounds. Requires knowledge of what heart sounds are normal, and a methodical approach with careful attention to the sounds produced during the cardiac cycle. Also provides information about the rate and rhythm of the heart, valve functioning and possible anatomical defects
Cardiac Auscultation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This instructional video, from the Cardiac Auscultation series produced by Medcom, Inc., is about how to use a stethoscope
 
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Nursing process and critical thinking : critical thinking in the nursing process
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Alternative Names
Kramer, Ruth, R.N.

Languages
English (58)