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An Evidence Base for Ophthalmic Nursing Practice

An Evidence Base for Ophthalmic Nursing Practice

  • Author: Janet Marsden
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 9780470986646
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 350
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The first reference of its kind, An Evidence Base for Ophthalmic Nursing Practice alleviates the need for every ophthalmic practice area to develop diverse, often contradictory, guidelines. This book informs guidelines and protocols and provides up to date, evidence based information, covering: condition management (lice infestation, conjunctivitis, recurrent corneal erosion, removing foreign bodies, chalazion, pain management, acute glaucoma); techniques (padding, taking eye swabs, irrigation, administering eye drops, keratometry); and other topics, including papillary dilation, standards for driving, screening, topical anaesthesia and the eye, and prescribing.

Advanced Practice Nursing in the Care of Older Adults

Advanced Practice Nursing in the Care of Older Adults

  • Author: Laurie Kennedy-Malone,Kathleen Ryan Fletcher,Lori Martin-Plank
  • Publisher: F.A. Davis
  • ISBN: 0803641249
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 688
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Explore effective ways to enhance the wellness and independence of older adults across the wellness-illness continuum. From an overview of the theories of aging and assessment through the treatment of disorders, including complex illnesses, this evidence-based book provides the comprehensive gerontological coverage you need to prepare for your role as an Advanced Practice Nurse. Understand how to easily identify factors that may affect the wellness of your patients and their families. Plus, enhance your critical-thinking skills with real-world case studies that bring concepts to life.

The Royal Marsden Hospital Manual of Clinical Nursing Procedures

The Royal Marsden Hospital Manual of Clinical Nursing Procedures

  • Author: Lisa Dougherty,Sara Lister
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1444343874
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 1208
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Clinical skills procedures are a fundamental aspect of patient-centred nursing care. The Royal Marsden Hospital Manual of Clinical Nursing Procedures, Professional Edition provides up-to-date, evidence-based clinical skills procedures related to every aspect of a person's care. Procedure guidelines are based on an appraisal of the latest research findings and advice from clinical experts, to enable students and qualified nurses to provide the best possible care. The manual provides the underlying theory and evidence for procedures enabling nurses to gain the confidence they need to become fully informed, skilled practitioners. The Eighth edition is organised in four sections which reflect the patient experience: Managing the patient journey, Supporting the patient with human functioning, Supporting the patient through the diagnostic process, Supporting the patient through treatment. It includes additional headings to make the text even more accessible and extra colour photos and diagrams. Nationally recognised as the essential guide to clinical nursing skills Includes step-by step procedures related to essential aspects of a patient's care Provides all the knowledge nurses need to be fully informed and practice accountably Enables nurses to deliver clinically effective, patient-focused care Clear, user friendly and easy to understand All procedures include the rationale for each action Evidence graded to help nurses assess its validity Online edition www.rmmonline.co.uk also available

Evidence-Based Nursing Care for Stroke and Neurovascular Conditions

Evidence-Based Nursing Care for Stroke and Neurovascular Conditions

  • Author: Sheila A. Alexander
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 0470958758
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 295
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With the aging population ever growing, healthcare for personssuffering from stroke and related illnesses is increasinglyimportant. Evidence-Based Nursing Care in Stroke andNeurovascular Conditions provides a comprehensive and practicalguide for novice, experienced and advanced practice nurses workingwith patients suffering from stroke and other neurovascularconditions. With a focus specifically on neurovascular disorders, thishighly detailed text offers easy-to-find information onevidence-based care guidelines. The book begins with athorough introduction to normal cerebrovascular anatomy andphysiology and common pathologic mechanisms describing the uniquechallenges in working with this patient group. Later chaptersprovide the pathophysiology, diagnostic and current nursinginterventions for the care of patients with neurovascular disordersincluding transient ischemic attacks, ischemic stroke, hemorrhagicstroke, Moyamoya, Migraines and more. Evidence-Based Nursing Care in Stroke and NeurovascularConditions is a must-have resource for practitioners caring forpatients enduring stroke and other neurovascular conditions.

Nursing Practice

Nursing Practice

Knowledge and Care

  • Author: Ian Peate,Karen Wild,Muralitharan Nair
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118496795
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 992
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Nursing Practice is the essential, textbook to supportyou throughout your entire nursing degree, from your first yearonwards. It explores all the clinical and professional issues thatyou need to know in one complete volume. Written in the context of the latest Nursing and MidwiferyCouncil Standards for Pre-Registration Nursing Education andthe Essential Skills Clusters, this book covers all fieldsof nursing: Adult, Child, Mental Health, Learning Disabilities andalso Maternity care, in both acute and community settings. Withfull colour illustrations, and plenty of activities anduser-friendly features throughout, this evidence-based textencompasses essential nursing theory and practice, providingstudents with information to support their success. Learning features in the book include: Hear it from the experts- tips and advice from real lifenurses, patients and their carers, and student nurses Red Flags- alerting the student to potential dangers Primary Care Considerations- informs students about care issuesin the community setting Fields boxes- giving further insight into other fields ofnursing, making the book relevant to all fields of nursingpractice Medicines Management boxes provide key information aboutmedicines Self-assessment and activities throughout A companion website to this title is available at ahref="http://www.wileynursingpractice.com/"www.wileynursingpractice.com/a Here you’ll find a range of resources for both the studentand the lecturer, including: Over 350 interactive multiple choice questions Flashcards Glossary Links to references and further reading Illustrations from the book Worksheets

Care Planning in Children and Young People's Nursing

Care Planning in Children and Young People's Nursing

  • Author: Doris Corkin,Sonya Clarke,Lorna Liggett
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1444346040
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 256
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Care Planning in Children and Young People's Nursing addresses a selection of the most common concerns that arise when planning care for infants, children and young people within the hospital and community setting. Clear and detailed, this text reflects both the uniqueness and diversity of contemporary children's nursing and utilizes images and case studies to provide a holistic insight into the practice of care planning through the reporting of best available evidence and current research, policy and education. Divided into sections for ease of reference, Care Planning in Children and Young People’s Nursing explores both the theory and practice of care planning. Chapters on the principles of care planning include issues such as managing risk, safeguarding children, ethical and legal implications, integrated care pathways, interprofessional assessment, and invaluable parent perspectives. Additional chapters on the application of planning care examine the practical aspects of a wide range of specific conditions including cystic fibrosis, obesity, cardiac/renal failure and HIV/AIDS. Each chapter is interactive, with questions, learning activities and points for discussion creating an engaging and enquiry-based learning approach. Care Planning in Children and Young People’s Nursing is a definitive resource, reflecting innovative practice which is suitable for undergraduate and postgraduate nurse education.

The Royal Marsden Manual of Clinical Nursing Procedures

The Royal Marsden Manual of Clinical Nursing Procedures

  • Author: Lisa Dougherty,Sara Lister
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118745922
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 1032
  • View: 1149
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Written with the qualified nurse in mind, the 9th edition of The Royal Marsden Manual of Clinical Nursing Procedures provides up–to–date, detailed, evidence–based guidelines for over 200 procedures related to every aspect of a person's care including key information on equipment, the procedure and post-procedure guidance, along with full colour illustrations and photos. Contains the procedures and changes in practice that reflect modern acute nursing care Includes thoroughly reviewed and updated evidence underpinning all procedures Organised and structured to represent the needs of a patient along their care pathway Integrates risk-management into relevant chapters to ensure it is central to care Also available as an online edition (www.rmmonline.co.uk)

A Practical Manual of Diabetic Retinopathy Management

A Practical Manual of Diabetic Retinopathy Management

  • Author: Peter H. Scanlon,Ahmed Sallam,Peter van Wijngaarden
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1119058953
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 288
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The incidence of diabetes is increasing worldwide at an alarming rate, and diabetic retinopathy is one of the most significant complications of diabetes. Packed with outstanding retinal photos, the second edition of this one-stop clinical manual offers a comprehensive overview of the diagnosis, treatment and long–term management of patients with diabetic eye disease. Edited and authored by world-renowned experts from leading centres of excellence, A Practical Manual of Diabetic Retinopathy Management presents evidence-based guidance relevant for a global audience of health-care professionals, including diabetologists, ophthalmologists, retinal screeners, optometrists, ophthalmic nurses, GPs, and medical students.

Subject Guide to Books in Print

Subject Guide to Books in Print

An Index to the Publishers' Trade List Annual

  • Author: N.A
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  • Category: American literature
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