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Nursing & ancillary services

See below for a selection of the latest books from Nursing & ancillary services category. Presented with a red border are the Nursing & ancillary services books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Nursing & ancillary services books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

Acute Psychiatric Emergencies

Acute Psychiatric Emergencies

Author: ALSG Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 13/02/2020

Critical Care Nursing DeMYSTiFieD, 2e

Critical Care Nursing DeMYSTiFieD, 2e

Author: Cynthia Terry, Aurora Weaver Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 03/02/2020

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. A fun, streamlined way to learn the major concepts and theories of critical care nursing - and how to apply them to real-world patient situations Valuable to professional nurses who wants to transition into critical care nursing or students seeking to excel in their advanced studies, Critical Care Nursing Demystified, Second Edition is the book they need to quickly and easily understand the key concepts and advanced trends of this specialty. In order to make the learning process as quick and effective as possible, each chapter contains lesson objectives, key terms, NCLEX (R)-style Q&A, and vignettes of nursing situations you are likely to encounter in the workplace. You will also find a comprehensive final exam and coverage that includes overviews of basic anatomy and physiology of target organ systems, detailed health assessments using the body systems approach, diagnostic studies utilized to confirm an illness, common critical procedures performed, current medications used in the treatment of the critical care patient, and implementation of the nursing process to identify and solve patient concerns. Simple enough for students but challenging enough for professional nurses considering a switch from their current field to this specialty, Critical Care Nursing Demystified is the book you need to make your transition or entry into the field as smooth and painless as possible.

Wound Care at a Glance

Wound Care at a Glance

Author: Professor Ian, OBE Peate, Melaine Stephens Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 16/01/2020

100 Questions & Answers About Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors (GIST)

100 Questions & Answers About Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors (GIST)

Author: Ronald DeMatteo, George D. Demetri Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/01/2020

EMPOWER YOURSELF! Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST) are rare with about 4,000 to 6,000 cases diagnosed each year. Receiving the diagnosis from your doctor can be terrifying and overwhelming. What is GIST? What are the treatment options? What are the sources of support? Whether you're a newly diagnosed GI Stromal patient, a survivor, or a friend or relative of either, this book offers help. The only text to provide the doctor's and patient's views, the updated second edition of 100 Questions & Answers About Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST) gives you authoritative, practical answers to your questions about treatment options, post-treatment quality of life, sources of support, and much more. This book is an invaluable resource for anyone coping with the physical and emotional turmoil of this frightening disease.

Kinn's The Administrative Medical Assistant An Applied Learning Approach

Kinn's The Administrative Medical Assistant An Applied Learning Approach

Author: Brigitte Niedzwiecki, Julie Pepper, P. Ann, MSEd, MT(ASCP) Weaver Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 27/12/2019

More than any other product on the market, the most successful Medical Assistants begin their careers with Kinn. Trusted for more than 60 years, Kinn's The Administrative Medical Assistant: An Applied Learning Approach, 14th Edition teaches you real-world administrative skills essential for a career in the modern medical office - always with a focus on application through unfolding case scenarios, critical thinking questions, procedure videos, and interactive exercises. The reorganized 14th edition includes expanded content on topics from professionalism and interpersonal skills to billing and coding, electronic health records, and practice management as well as a new chapter reviewing medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, and pathology. With an easy-to-read style and practical focus, paired with a full complement of separately sold adaptive solutions, real-world simulations, EHR documentation experience, and HESI remediation and assessment - you'll learn the leading skills to prepare for certification and a successful career in the dynamic and growing Medical Assisting profession. Comprehensive coverage of all administrative procedures prepares you to run a medical office. 65 step-by-step illustrated procedures with rationales break down key administrative skills to master. Applied approach to learning helps you use what you've learned in a real-world setting, including case scenarios, critical thinking exercises, procedures videos, and interactive online activities. Thorough EHR coverage with access to hands-on activities incorporates use of SimChart (R) for the Medical Office software (sold separately) designed to ensure that you are practice-ready. Key vocabulary terms and definitions are presented at the beginning of each chapter and highlighted in text discussions. Summary of Learning Objectives serves as a checkpoint and study tool. Robust companion website includes chapter quizzes, sample certification exams, procedures videos, and interactive exercises. Patient education and legal and ethical features help relate content to practical use. NEW! Chapter reviews medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, and pathology to help you build a solid foundation. NEW! Reorganized and expanded content covers medical office accounts, collections, banking, and practice management to build a deep understanding of the workings of a medical office. NEW! Artwork focused on the workings of a modern medical office includes updated illustrations and photographs of procedures and medical records. NEW! Expanded and updated sample certification exams help you practice and prepare for certification. NEW! Streamlined presentation refines organization and writing for easy comprehension. NEW! Coverage of patient-centered care featured throughout textbook.

Kinn's The Medical Assistant An Applied Learning Approach

Kinn's The Medical Assistant An Applied Learning Approach

Author: Brigitte Niedzwiecki, Julie Pepper, P. Ann, MSEd, MT(ASCP) Weaver Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/12/2019

More than any other product on the market, the most successful Medical Assistants begin their careers with Kinn. Trusted for more than 60 years, Kinn's The Medical Assistant: An Applied Learning Approach, 14th Edition, teaches you real-world administrative and clinical skills essential for a career in the modern medical office - always with a focus on application through unfolding case scenarios, critical thinking questions, procedure videos, and interactive exercises. The reorganized 14th edition includes expanded content on medical office accounts, collections, banking, and practice management as well as a new chapter reviewing medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, and pathology. With an easy-to-read format and a full continuum of separately sold adaptive learning solutions, real-world simulations, EHR documentation experience, and HESI remediation and assessment - you'll learn the leading skills to prepare for certification and a successful career in the dynamic and growing Medical Assisting profession! Comprehensive coverage of all administrative and clinical procedures prepares you for a wide array of Medical Assisting jobs. Nearly 185 step-by-step illustrated procedures with rationales break down how to perform critical skills for practice. Applied approach to learning helps you use what you've learned in a real-world setting, including case scenarios, critical thinking exercises, procedures videos, and interactive online activities. Thorough EHR coverage with access to hands-on activities incorporates use of SimChart (R) for the Medical Office, software designed to ensure that you are practice-ready (sold separately). Robust companion website includes procedures videos, chapter quizzes, and sample certification exams, and interactive exercises. Key vocabulary terms and definitions are presented at the beginning of each chapter and highlighted in text discussions. Summary of Learning Objectives serves as a checkpoint and study tool. Patient education and legal and ethical features help relate content to practical use. NEW! Chapter reviews medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, and pathology to help you build a solid foundation. NEW! Reorganized and expanded content on medical office accounts includes collections, banking, and practice management. NEW! Artwork focused on the workings of a modern medical office, includes updated illustrations and photographs of procedures and medical records. NEW! Expanded and updated sample certification exams help you practice and prepare for certification. NEW! Streamlined presentation refines organization and writing for easy comprehension. NEW! Coverage of patient-centered care featured throughout textbook.

Neuro Care Manual A Guide to Neurology for Nurses & Family Carers

Neuro Care Manual A Guide to Neurology for Nurses & Family Carers

Author: Steve Smith Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 13/12/2019

Study Guide for Kinn's The Administrative Medical Assistant An Applied Learning Approach

Study Guide for Kinn's The Administrative Medical Assistant An Applied Learning Approach

Author: Brigitte Niedzwiecki, Julie Pepper, P. Ann, MSEd, MT(ASCP) Weaver Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 13/12/2019

Designed to support the trusted content in Kinn's The Administrative Medical Assistant, 14th Edition, this study guide and procedure checklist manual is the essential review and practice companion to reinforce key concepts, encourage critical thinking, and ensure you master and apply administrative medical assisting content. This robust companion guide offers a wide range of exercises to reinforce your understanding of common administrative skills - including new certification preparation questions that offer additional practice for certification exams, a review of medical terminology and anatomy, and need-to-know workplace applications. Trusted for more than 60 years as a key part of the student journey from classroom to career, it also features competency checklists to clearly assess your performance and progression from day one until you land your first job as a Medical Assistant. Comprehensive coverage of all administrative procedures gives you an overview of everything you need to know to work in a medical office job. Hundreds of practice questions test your knowledge and critical thinking skills with vocabulary review, multiple choice, fill-in-the-blank, and true/false questions. Skills practice, workplace applications, and online activities promote your critical thinking skills. Procedure checklists help you track your performance toward mastery of key skills and job-readiness. Work products allow you to provide documentation to instructors or file in professional portfolios to use in job-searching. Chapter-by-chapter correlation with the textbook allow you to test your comprehension as you go. Perforated pages are easily removed for on-the-go study or turn-in assignments and evaluations. NEW! Chapter reviews medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, and pathology to help you build a solid foundation for practice. NEW! Expanded content on medical office accounts, collections, banking, and practice management covers the most dynamic topics in the modern medical office. NEW! Certification Preparation questions help you focus on passing the certification exam from Day 1. NEW! Expanded and updated sample certification exams help you practice and prepare for certification. NEW! Streamlined presentation of the material combines chapters in an easier-to-read format.

Study Guide for Clinical Procedures for Medical Assistants

Study Guide for Clinical Procedures for Medical Assistants

Author: Kathy Bonewit-West Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 20/11/2019

Learn how to think critically and perform competently in the clinical setting! Correlating to chapters in Clinical Procedures for the Medical Assistant, 10th Edition, this study guide provides additional activities, review questions, and exercises designed to prepare you to work as a clinical medical assistant. New, is the addition of SimChart (R) for the Medical Office activities that tie into appropriate chapters of the text. In addition, video evaluation activities on the companion Evolve site track your progress and understanding of each procedure. Assignment sheets at the beginning of each chapter indicate the upcoming textbook and study guide assignments, and make it easy to prepare for what's coming next. Critical thinking activities utilize realistic situations to help you analyze and apply what you've learned with games, role-playing situations, fun crossword puzzles, and independent study questions. Pre-tests and post-tests provide a quick assessment of your knowledge prior to and after you study each chapter. Key term exercises and assessments help in mastering new vocabulary. Evaluation of Learning questions let you assess your understanding, evaluate your progress, and prepare for the certification examination. Practice for Competency sections include checklist worksheets to use in practicing clinical skills. Practicum activities on the Evolve companion website use worksheets to help you learn how the practicum site functions. NEW! SimChart (R) for the Medical Office (SCMO) connection ties Elsevier's Educational EHR cases to the appropriate chapters and provides cohesion for the total curriculum solution. NEW! Evaluation of Competency checklists evaluate your performance versus stated objectives and performance standards, and include CAAHEP and ABHES standards. NEW! Video evaluation activities allow students to track their understanding of the video procedures.

Lung Cancer

Lung Cancer

Author: Nancy G. Houlihan, Leslie B. Tyson Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 16/11/2019

This updated and expanded edition addresses lung cancer from historical, epidemiologic, and clinical perspectives and examines the pertinent issues related to cancer control, treatment, psychosocial concerns, and management of complications.

Essentials of Research Methodology for all Physiotherapy and Allied Health Sciences Students

Essentials of Research Methodology for all Physiotherapy and Allied Health Sciences Students

Author: Thangamani A Ramalingam, Senthil NS Kumar Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/11/2019

The aim of this book is to help physiotherapy and allied health sciences students to have an insight about research. It is an attempt to make the subject easy and comprehensible to the students. The book consists of three parts: Part 1 Introduction to Research; Part 2 Basic Statistics in Research; Part 3: Understanding and Publishing Research; Appendix with Question Bank and Glossary. It has 28 chapters which almost covers the syllabus in any Indian University for Research subject in physiotherapy and allied health sciences.

Elsevier's Medical Assisting Exam Review

Elsevier's Medical Assisting Exam Review

Author: Deborah E. Holmes Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/11/2019

There's no better way to get ready for your Medical Assisting certification exam! With some 2,500 practice questions and customized online tests, Elsevier's Medical Assisting Exam Review, 5th Edition provides complete preparation for all six certification exams - the CMA, RMA, CMAS, CCMA, CMAA, and CMAC. An illustrated, outline format makes it easy to review key medical assisting concepts and competencies, including anatomy and physiology, medical terminology, diseases and disorders, and administrative and clinical tasks. Written by medical assisting educator Deborah Holmes, this review includes answers and rationales for each question to help you strengthen any weak areas and prepare effectively for your certification exam. UNIQUE! Six certification exams are covered: the CMA (AAMA), RMA (AMT), CMAS (AMT), CCMA (NHA), CMAA (NHT), and CMAC (AMCA). Convenient, easy-to-follow outline format provides at-a-glance review of the subject areas typically found on certification exams for Medical Assisting. Complete test preparation includes three pretests - administrative, clinical, and general - as well as a comprehensive posttest, with answers and rationales for all questions. Study tips and test-taking strategies provide advice and insight into preparing effectively for your certification exam. Hundreds of additional practice questions are included on the Evolve companion website, along with flash cards and A&P animations, to boost your exam readiness and test-taking confidence. NEW! 2,500 questions - including 550 all-new questions - include answers, rationales, and mapping to six exam blueprints (CMA, RMA, CMAS, CCMA, CMAA, and CMAC). NEW content includes coverage of the Affordable Care Act, ICD-10, electronic office systems, vaccination updates, and more. NEW! Online test generator allows you to focus your practice on any topic and to create timed simulated exams. NEW! Records Management chapter tackles both paper management and Electronic Health Records, emphasizing the most up-to-date electronic ways to manage records. UPDATED! High-quality illustrations reinforce your understanding of medical assisting content and include photos of clinical equipment and supplies.