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Medical Audio Visual Communications Inc

Overview
Works: 133 works in 168 publications in 1 language and 244 library holdings
Genres: Internet videos  Cross-cultural studies  Educational films  Instructional films  Interactive multimedia  Software 
Classifications: RC901.7.C2, 610.73
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Most widely held works by Medical Audio Visual Communications Inc
Assessment challenges in a multicultural environment( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cultural differences bring special challenges to the evaluation process. Included are discussions and demonstrations of assessing cyanosis in people of colour and discerning accidental and non-accidental injury vs. normal variations in skin tone. Techniques for interviewing individuals with cognitive and sensory impairments, and the use of translators when language barriers exist are also discussed and demonstrated. Techniques for establishing trust and rapport are outlined
Cultural diversity and healthcare( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The program begins by showing the rapidly changing cultural environment in the modern world. The many and varied aspects of culture including age, race, religion, ethnicity, gender, disability, and socioeconomic factors are delineated. It then discusses self-assessment as the first step in developing cultural competence. The concept of proxemics (or relative distances maintained during human interactions) is defined and demonstrated. Finally, scenarios illustrate how cultural beliefs can impact interactions in the healthcare environment
Spirituality in mental health care( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This video focuses on two clients: one diagnosed with schizophrenia and one diagnosed with manic depressive illness. It explains the rationale for incorporating spirituality into mental health care. Expressions of spirituality that nurture mental health are described. How a mental illness could impact a person's life, including the spiritual dimension, is explored. Unique aspects relative to mental illness that have implications for spiritual care are discussed. Key spiritual issues and needs experienced by persons who have a mental illness are identified. The role of the nurse in providing spiritual care to persons experiencing mental illness is illustrated throughout this video."--Guide
A practical guide to communication skills in clinical practice by Rob Buckman( )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over 40 video-taped scenarios, on-screen notes, practice points, and a bibliography and reference list show how communication techniques can improve patient care and support
Family nursing interviewing skills : how to engage, assess, intervene, and terminate with families by Lorraine M Wright( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A observation video of four stages of a family nursing interview. This video offers fast, easy, simple ideas for involving families in health care; defines and demonstrates key perceptual, conceptual and executive skills; shows how to apply these skills in family nursing clinical practice; offers sample questions for the nurse to explore family concerns and solutions; demonstrates key interventions to help families change
Spiritual care and life threatening illness( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This video illustrates how life threatening illness could impact a person's spirituality. Spiritual issues and needs are explored, as well as how a person's spirituality could impact upon his response to life threatening illness. Spiritual resources that can be used to deal with such illnesses are identified. All of these aspects are explored in an interview with a young adult diagnosed with leukemia. The role of the nurse in providing spiritual care to persons experiencing life threatening illness is illustrated throughout this video."--Guide
Make yourself heard : assertiveness skills for theatre staff( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes submissive, aggressive, and assertive communication techniques for nurses
Spirituality in palliative care( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This video illustrates how death and dying impacts on both a client's spirituality and family members' spirituality. Key spiritual issues and needs that come to the forefront for palliative care clients and their families are also identified. Spiritual resources that can be used in the journey through the dying process are explored. How a person's/family's spirituality may impact on responses to death is presented. The role of the nurse in providing spiritual care to palliative care clients and their families is illustrated throughout the video."--Container
A practical guide to communication skills in clinical practice( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series includes over twenty scenarios with simulated patients illustrating various clinical situations, communication problems and approaches to dealing with them
Measuring vital signs( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program demonstrates and describes how to measure temperature, pulse, respiration and blood pressure
Spirituality care in gerontological nursing( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video focuses on how spirituality is expressed and nurtured in older adults. Key spiritual issues and spiritual needs are examined, including those pertaining to the cognitively impaired older adult. Qualities of the nurse or within the nurse-client relationship that are conducive to providing spiritual care are discussed. Throughout the video, the role of the nurse in providing spiritual care to older adults is portrayed
Critical thinking in the clinical setting( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Because of diverse healthcare needs, strong critical thinking skills have become essential in the healthcare setting. Ever changing healthcare needs, such as increased patient acuity, decreased patient hospital length of stay, increased care of patients in the community setting, and staffing shortages have necessitated nurses be prepared to handle complex situations in the clinical setting. This program focuses on different methods that nurses can incorporate to increase the use of critical thinking skills in the clinical setting."--Distributor's catalogue Website
First response : the ABC's of CPR by Nick Rondinelli( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows Canadian standards in CPR guidelines. Designed to provide both beginner and experienced rescuer with knowledge and skills required to deal with life threatening emergencies
The Psychology of aging/caregiving( Visual )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the following seniors' home care issues: Perception, misconceptions about the aging process ; dealing with depression, anxiety, anger, loneliness ; slowing down the aging process through activity
Elimination, specimen collection, and urinary care( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relationships( Visual )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the following seniors' relationship issues: the power of family legacies ; maintaining harmonious relationships with the family ; avoiding stress, resolving conflict
Basic clinical skills( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program demonstrates and describes the process for performing a urethral catheterization. Both intermittent straight catheters and indwelling retention catheters are shown and discussed. The need for patient education and patient support during catheterization is emphasized. The techniques for performing catheter care and removal of a catheter are also shown and disscussed."
Dealing with dementia( Visual )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the following issues in dealing with dementia: caring for the Alzheimer patient, stress management ; available treatments, new research ; counselling, enlisting help
Care for the caregiver( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the following caregivers' issues: the sandwich generation, helping women cope ; support groups/counselling services ; becoming an advocate ; tips to avoid stress
Age-specific competencies( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This video promotes age-specific competencies by describing the stages of human growth and demonstrating successful strategies for providing care at each stage - infant and toddlers, young children, older children, adolescents, young adults, middle adults, and older adults. It also discusses how to assess every patient for possible physical impairments, abilities, cultural differences, emotional stresses and language barriers."
 
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Assessment challenges in a multicultural environment
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