Mosby s Guide to Women s Health

Mosby s Guide to Women s Health
Author: Tolu Oyelowo
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 286
Release: 2007
ISBN: 0323046010
Category: Health & Fitness
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Guide to Women s Health Book Excerpt:

This essential clinical companion provides quick access to a wealth of information on effectively managing common womens health issues. It offers just the right level of coverage for health professionals, with concise, user-friendly protocols for diagnosing and treating a wide range of conditions. This book also explores alternative natural treatment options such as physical therapy, nutrition, herbs, chiropractic, and naturopathic therapies.

Mosby s Guide to Women s Health

Mosby s Guide to Women s Health
Author: Tolu Oyelowo
Publsiher: Mosby Incorporated
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2007-06-01
ISBN: 9780323062114
Category: Health & Fitness
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Guide to Women s Health Book Excerpt:

This essential clinical companion provides quick access to a wealth of information on effectively managing common womens health issues. It offers just the right level of coverage for health professionals, with concise, user-friendly protocols for diagnosing and treating a wide range of conditions. This book also explores alternative natural treatment options such as physical therapy, nutrition, herbs, chiropractic, and naturopathic therapies.

A Guide to Women s Health

A Guide to Women   s Health
Author: Tolu Oyelowo,Judith Johnson
Publsiher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Total Pages: 646
Release: 2017-04-20
ISBN: 1284079619
Category: Health & Fitness
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Guide to Women s Health Book Excerpt:

A Guide to Women’s Health, Second Edition is a practical and multidisciplinary text that enables students and clinicians to identify and treat conditions quickly and effectively. A concise and easy-to-use quick reference, it offers evidence-based information on conventional, complementary, and alternative care choices for a wide-range of conditions affecting women. Topics include epidemiology, etiology, signs and symptoms, diagnostic and management considerations, self-care, and wellness. Completely updated and revised to reflect current research findings and diagnostic approaches, the Second Edition explores the impact of culture, spirituality, and intimate partner violence on women’s health. Also included is a chapter on vulnerable populations, such as recent immigrants, LGBTQ individuals, older adults, individuals with disabilities and mental illness, and non-English speakers.

Mosby s Guide to Physical Examination E Book

Mosby s Guide to Physical Examination   E Book
Author: Henry M. Seidel,Rosalyn W. Stewart,Jane W. Ball,Joyce E. Dains,John A. Flynn,Barry S. Solomon
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 912
Release: 2010-03-04
ISBN: 0323073573
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Guide to Physical Examination E Book Book Excerpt:

Mosby's Guide to Physical Examination is a comprehensive textbook of physical examination, history-taking, and health assessment with a unique emphasis on differential diagnosis and variations across the lifespan. The book conveys a uniquely compassionate, patient-centered approach to physical examination with a strong evidence-based foundation. Clinical Pearls boxes give brief clinical insights with expert tips on techniques, findings, and patient teaching. Mnemonic boxes deliver engaging auditory, visual, and other memory cues to help you remember series of assessment or exam steps. Physical Variations boxes detail multicultural considerations for assessing patients from diverse ethnic and cultural groups. Staying Well boxes describe holistic approaches to health promotion and patient teaching. Risk Factors boxes highlight modifiable and nonmodifiable risk factors for a variety of conditions. Differential Diagnosis boxes give comparisons of expected findings for similar conditions and explain how disease presentations vary. Physical Examination boxes provide current data on the most effective techniques for delivering quality patient care. Functional Assessment boxes focus on the patient’s functional abilities and present a holistic approach to patient care. Downloadable text and PDA summaries allow for quick review of the key steps in each system exam. Dynamic learning exercises on the companion website test your knowledge and provide instant feedback on your progress. Updates throughout reflect the latest research findings and evidence-based practice for techniques, normal and abnormal findings, genetics, and assessment. 60 video clips demonstrate exam techniques for each system and are downloadable for use on Video iPod devices. 25 new anatomy and physiology animations provide narrated explanations of processes beneath the skin. New audio chapter summaries, downloadable for use on MP3 players, offer a convenient way to review key content on the go. New 3-column tables featuring Pathophysiology, Subjective Data, and Objective Data provide an illustrated reference that allows for quick and accurate comparisons. 75 new illustrations and dozens of new photos of normal and abnormal findings help to clarify anatomic concepts and exam techniques.

Mosby s Guide to Physical Examination

Mosby s Guide to Physical Examination
Author: Henry M. Seidel
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 883
Release: 2011
ISBN: 0323055702
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Guide to Physical Examination Book Excerpt:

With a strong patient-centered approach to care and an author team comprised of nurses and physicians, Seidel's Guide to Physical Examination, 8th Edition, addresses teaching and learning health assessment in nursing, medical, and a wide variety of other health-care programs, at both undergraduate and graduate levels. This new edition offers an increased focus on evidence-based practice and improved readability, along with integrated lifespan content and numerous special features such as Clinical Pearls and Physical Variations, Functional Assessment, and Staying Well boxes. Evidence-Based Practice in Physical Examination boxes supply you with current data on the most effective techniques for delivering quality patient care. Clinical Pearls lend insights and clinical expertise to help you develop clinical judgment skills. Functional Assessment boxes present a more holistic approach to patient care that extends beyond the physical exam to patients' functional ability. Staying Well boxes focus you on patient wellness and health promotion. Risk Factor boxes provide opportunities for patient teaching or genetic testing for a variety of conditions. Differential diagnosis content offers you an understanding of how disease presentations vary and specific information for how to make diagnoses from similar abnormal findings. Abnormal Findings tables equip you with a quick, illustrated reference that allows for comparisons of various abnormalities along with key symptoms and underlying pathophysiology. Sample Documentation boxes clarify appropriate professional language for the process of recording patient assessment data. NEW! Advance Practice Skills highlighted throughout text makes identification and reference easier for students. NEW! Updated content throughout provides you with cutting-edge research and a strong evidence-based approach to care. NEW! Vital Signs and Pain Assessment Chapter groups important, foundational tasks together for easy reference in one location. NEW! Improve readability ensures content remains clear, straightforward, and easy to understand. NEW! Updated illustrations and photographs enhances visual appeal and clarifies anatomic concepts and exam techniques.

Mosby s Massage Therapy Review E Book

Mosby s Massage Therapy Review   E Book
Author: Sandy Fritz
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 592
Release: 2009-06-16
ISBN: 0323075517
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Massage Therapy Review E Book Book Excerpt:

No other massage review book offers such complete exam preparation! Written by massage therapy expert Sandy Fritz, this preparation tool offers more review content and questions than any other massage certification review. It gives you the practice and study tools you need for the NCE and MPLEx certification exams, state exams, and even mid-term or final exams. With complete coverage of the information you need to know to study more effectively and take tests more successfully, it helps you memorize terms, definitions, and key facts, all with an emphasis on critical thinking skills — a key part of any licensure or certification exam. This title includes additional digital media when purchased in print format. For this digital book edition, media content is not included. More than 1,300 review questions include the two types of questions on the NCE — factual recall and comprehension. Content review includes a detailed review of body systems and their applications to massage. A new five-step review process lets you identify areas that need more attention as you study and prepare. Tips for studying and test taking; what to memorize; how to apply concepts and think critically help you hone test-taking skills better than ever before. A full-color design features 100 new illustrations showing massage techniques and Anatomy & Physiology.

Primary Care of Women A Guide for Midwives and Women s Health Providers

Primary Care of Women  A Guide for Midwives and Women s Health Providers
Author: Barbara K. Hackley,Jan M. Kriebs,Mary Ellen Rousseau
Publsiher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
Total Pages: 938
Release: 2006-04-28
ISBN: 1449666159
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Primary Care of Women A Guide for Midwives and Women s Health Providers Book Excerpt:

This text presents primary care information for the nurse-midwifery scope of practice, including management of primary care problems in essentially healthy women, and the management/coordination of primary care for pregnant women with significant, established medical conditions. The text covers prevention, including lifestyle changes and immunizations; screening; management of common health problems appropriate to nurse-midwifery practice; and the presentation and management of common health problems in pregnancy.

Midwifery Women s Health Nurse Practitioner Certification Review Guide

Midwifery   Women s Health Nurse Practitioner Certification Review Guide
Author: Kelsey,Jamille Nagtalon-Ramos
Publsiher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Total Pages: 400
Release: 2017-05
ISBN: 1284118835
Category: Health & Fitness
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Midwifery Women s Health Nurse Practitioner Certification Review Guide Book Excerpt:

Preceded by: Midwifery and women's health nurse practitioner certification review guide / Beth M. Kelsey and Jamille Nagtalon-Ramos. Third edition. [2015].

Mosby s Guide to Nursing Diagnosis E Book

Mosby s Guide to Nursing Diagnosis   E Book
Author: Gail B. Ladwig,Betty J. Ackley,Mary Beth Flynn Makic
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 904
Release: 2016-03-15
ISBN: 0323390277
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Guide to Nursing Diagnosis E Book Book Excerpt:

Updated and easy-to-use, Mosby’s Guide to Nursing Diagnosis, 5th Edition is ideal for use in clinicals, in class, and at the bedside! This pocket-sized reference book is a condensed version Ackley’s Nursing Diagnosis Handbook, 11th Edition that helps you diagnose and formulate care plans with confidence and ease. It includes the 2015-17 NANDA-I approved nursing diagnoses based on more than 1,300 specific symptoms and a step-by-step guide to creating care plans, featuring desired outcomes, interventions, and patient teaching. Plus, alphabetic thumb tabs allow for quick and easy access to specific symptoms and nursing diagnoses. UNIQUE! 2015-2017 NANDA-I approved nursing diagnoses Alphabetical thumb tabs Pediatric, geriatric, multicultural, home care, safety, and client/family teaching and discharge planning interventions Pocketsize portability Nursing Diagnoses Index UNIQUE! Includes the 2015-2017 NANDA-I approved nursing diagnoses UNIQUE! Includes care plans for every NANDA-I approved nursing diagnosis, with pediatric, geriatric, multicultural, home care, safety, and client/family teaching and discharge planning interventions Alphabetical thumb tabs provide quick access to specific symptoms and nursing diagnoses Pocketsize portability makes this book easy to carry and use in clinicals, in class, or at the bedside. Nursing Diagnoses Index on the inside front and back cover

Mosby s Guide to Nursing Diagnosis 6th Edition Revised Reprint with 2021 2023 NANDA I Updates E Book

Mosby   s Guide to Nursing Diagnosis  6th Edition Revised Reprint with 2021 2023 NANDA I   Updates   E Book
Author: Gail B. Ladwig,Betty J. Ackley,Mary Beth Flynn Makic
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 944
Release: 2021-11-10
ISBN: 0323875475
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Guide to Nursing Diagnosis 6th Edition Revised Reprint with 2021 2023 NANDA I Updates E Book Book Excerpt:

Mosby’s Guide to Nursing Diagnosis, 6th Edition Revised Reprint with 2021-2023 NANDA-I® Updates - E-Book

Mosby s Guide to Nursing Diagnosis4

Mosby s Guide to Nursing Diagnosis4
Author: Gail B. Ladwig,Betty J. Ackley
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 887
Release: 2013-01-01
ISBN: 0323089208
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Guide to Nursing Diagnosis4 Book Excerpt:

This pocket-sized reference is ideal for use in clinicals, in class and at the bedside! A condensed version of the Nursing Diagnosis Handbook, 10th Edition, Mosby's Guide to Nursing Diagnosis, 4th edition uses a quick-access format to help you diagnose and formulate care plans with confidence and ease. It includes the most recent NANDA-I approved nursing diagnoses based on more than 1,300 specific symptoms and a step-by-step guide to creating care plans featuring desired outcomes, interventions, and patient teaching. UNIQUE! Care plans for every NANDA-I approved nursing diagnosis, including pediatric, geriatric, multicultural, home care, client/family teaching and discharge planning, and safety interventionsAlphabetical thumb tabs provide quick access to specific symptoms and nursing diagnosesPocketsize portability makes this book easy to carry and use in clinicals, in class, or at the bedside NEW! 4 Color TextNEW! Updated 2012-2014 NANDA-I-approved nursing diagnosesNEW! 16 new and 22 revised diagnosesNEW! Added content on safety, one of QSEN's six competencies

Midwifery and Women s Health Nurse Practitioner Certification Review Guide

Midwifery and Women s Health Nurse Practitioner Certification Review Guide
Author: Beth Kelsey,Jamille Nagtalon-Ramos
Publsiher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
Total Pages: 500
Release: 2014
ISBN: 1284048950
Category: Gynecologic nursing
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Midwifery and Women s Health Nurse Practitioner Certification Review Guide Book Excerpt:

Midwifery & Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Certification Review Guide, Third Edition Is A Comprehensive Review Designed To Help Nurse-Midwives And Women'S Health Nurse Practitioners Prepare For Certification Exams. Based On The American Midwifery Certification Board (AMCB) And The National Certification Corporation (NCC) Test Blueprints, It Contains Nearly 1,000 Questions And Comprehensive Rationales Representing Those Found On The Exams. Completely Updated And Revised With The Most Current Evidence And Practice Standards, The New Edition Incorporates Expanded Content On Pharmacology, Pathophysiology, And Diagnostic Tools. Included With Each New Print Book Is An Online Access Code For Navigate Testprep, A Dynamic And Fully Hosted Online Assessment Tool Offering Hundreds Of Bonus Questions In Addition To Those In The Book, Detailed Rationales, And Reporting.

Maternity and Women s Health Care E Book

Maternity and Women s Health Care   E Book
Author: Deitra Leonard Lowdermilk,Shannon E. Perry,Mary Catherine Cashion,Kathryn Rhodes Alden
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 1000
Release: 2014-12-18
ISBN: 0323390196
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Maternity and Women s Health Care E Book Book Excerpt:

The #1 maternity book in the market is getting even better. Maternity and Women's Health Care, 11th Edition provides evidence-based coverage of everything you need to know about caring for women of childbearing age. Not only does this text emphasize childbearing concerns like newborn care, it also addresses wellness promotion and management of women's health problems. In describing the continuum of care, it integrates the importance of understanding family, culture, and community-based care. Boasting new medication alerts and updated content throughout, this edition covers the new maternal levels of care, and the revised AAP policy on breastfeeding and infant sleep. Expert authors of the market-leading maternity nursing textbook deliver the most accurate, up-to-date content. Clinical reasoning case studies provide you with opportunities to test and develop your analytical skills and to apply knowledge in various settings. Community Activity boxes focus on maternal and newborn activities that can be pursued in local community settings and illustrate nursing care in a variety of settings. Cultural Considerations stress the importance of considering the beliefs and health practices of patients from various cultures when providing care. Emergency boxes provide information about various emergency situations and offer a quick reference in critical situations. Family-Centered Care boxes highlight the needs and concerns of families that you should consider to provide family-centered care. Medication guides provide an important reference of drugs and their interactions. Nursing care plans include rationales for interventions and provide you with an overview of, and specific guidelines for, delivering effective nursing care. Safety alerts highlighted and integrated within the content draw attention to developing competencies related to safe nursing practice. Signs of potential complications highlight vital concerns, alerting you to signs and symptoms of complications and the immediate interventions to provide. Teaching for Self-Management boxes highlight important information that nurses need to communicate to patients and families for follow-up care.

Saunders Q A Review for the Physical Therapy Board Examination E Book

Saunders  Q   A Review for the Physical Therapy Board Examination E Book
Author: Brad Fortinberry,SAUNDERS
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2010-04-23
ISBN: 145572775X
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Saunders Q A Review for the Physical Therapy Board Examination E Book Book Excerpt:

With over 1,200 multiple choice review questions written to parallel the content and format of the National Physical Therapy Board Examination (NPTE), Saunders’ Q&A Review for the Physical Therapy Board Examination provides more NPTE practice than any other review resource available. Strengthen your understanding of core principles across the full spectrum of physical therapy practice with comprehensive exam practice from specialty experts. This title includes additional digital media when purchased in print format. For this digital book edition, media content is not included. More than 1,200 multiple-choice questions test your understanding of key content across a variety of practice environments, including schools, hospitals, and communities. Organized by topic, it parallels the content and proportional question breakdown of the board examination to familiarize you with the testing format. Correct answers, detailed rationales, and specific references help you get more out of your study time.

Foundations of Maternal Newborn and Women s Health Nursing E Book

Foundations of Maternal Newborn and Women s Health Nursing   E Book
Author: Sharon Smith Murray,Emily Slone McKinney
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 880
Release: 2014-03-12
ISBN: 0323293840
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Foundations of Maternal Newborn and Women s Health Nursing E Book Book Excerpt:

With easy-to-read coverage of nursing care for women and newborns, Foundations of Maternal-Newborn & Women's Health Nursing, 6th Edition shows how to provide safe, competent care in the clinical setting. Evidence-based guidelines and step-by-step instructions for assessments and interventions help you quickly master key skills and techniques. Also emphasized is the importance of understanding family, communication, culture, client teaching, and clinical decision making. Written by specialists in maternity nursing, Sharon Smith Murray and Emily Slone McKinney, this text reflects the latest QSEN competencies, and the accompanying Evolve website includes review questions to prepare you for the NCLEX® exam! Nursing Care Plans help you apply the nursing process to clinical situations. Procedure boxes provide clear instructions for performing common maternity skills, with rationales for each step. UNIQUE! Therapeutic Communications boxes present realistic nurse-patient dialogues, identifying communication techniques and showing to respond when encountering communication blocks. Communication Cues offer tips for interpreting patients’ and families’ verbal and nonverbal communication. Critical Thinking exercises focus on clinical situations designed to test your skills in prioritizing and critical thinking. Updated drug guides list important indications, adverse reactions, and nursing considerations for the most commonly used medications. Check Your Reading helps you assess your mastery of key content. Critical to Remember boxes highlight and summarize need-to-know information. Want to Know boxes provide guidelines for successful client education. Glossary provides definitions of all key terms. NEW! Safety Alerts help you develop competencies related to QSEN and safe nursing practice. NEW! Unfolding case studies help you apply what you’ve learned to practice. UPDATED Evidence-Based Practice boxes highlight the latest research and the most current QSEN (Quality and Safety Education for Nurses) practice guidelines for quality care. UPDATED content includes the late preterm infant, fetal heart rate pattern identification, obesity in the pregnant woman, and the QSEN competencies.

Essentials of Dermatology for Chiropractors

Essentials of Dermatology for Chiropractors
Author: Michael R. Wiles,Jonathan Williams,Kashif A. Ahmad
Publsiher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
Total Pages: 280
Release: 2010-08-15
ISBN: 1449662889
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Essentials of Dermatology for Chiropractors Book Excerpt:

Chiropractors see more skin than any other primary health provider, and have a perfect opportunity to make early diagnoses of serious skin conditions, such as malignant melanoma. In order to provide comprehensive patient care, chiropractic physicians must have a solid foundation of dermatology. Essentials of Dermatology for Chiropractors is the first dermatology text designed specifically for chiropractic students and professionals. Essentials of Dermatology for Chiropractors is a full-color reference on general dermatology for chiropractors and chiropractic students. With over 200 full-color photos and illustrations it is also a valuable resource for understanding the natural and complementary treatments available for many common skin disorders. Including a completely cross-referenced listing of conditions and treatments, this text is an ideal source of relevant dermatological information for chiropractic college dermatology instructors, chiropractic students, and practicing chiropractors. PowerPoint slides available for instructors.

Mosby s Review Questions for the NCLEX RN Exam E Book

Mosby s Review Questions for the NCLEX RN Exam   E Book
Author: Patricia M. Nugent,Judith S. Green,Barbara A. Vitale,Phyllis K. Pelikan
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 576
Release: 2010-10-06
ISBN: 0323079938
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Review Questions for the NCLEX RN Exam E Book Book Excerpt:

This title includes additional digital media when purchased in print format. For this digital book edition, media content is not included. Prepare for exam success with Mosby's Review Questions for the NCLEX-RN® Examination! Over 5,000 exam-style practice questions help you assess your strengths and weaknesses, develop test-taking skills, and reduce your test anxiety. Written by testing experts Patricia M. Nugent, Phyllis K. Pelikan, Judith S. Green, and Barbara A. Vitale, this book makes review easy by organizing material into the core clinical areas of medical-surgical nursing, mental health, maternity, and pediatrics. Rationales are provided for both correct and incorrect answers, and alternate item format questions ensure that you're prepared for the latest version of the exam. Convenient organization by core clinical area, body system, and disorders makes it easy for students to select the practice questions they prefer. More than 3,000 questions in the book Rationales for both correct and incorrect answers explain the reasoning behind each answer option. Alternate item format questions include fill-in-the-blank, multiple response, drag and drop prioritizing, chart/exhibit, and hot spot (figure/illustration) enhance students' critical thinking skills. Three practice modes -- study, quiz, and exam Coverage of new content on the 2010 NCLEX-RN test plan prepares your students for the exam with the most up-to-date information. An increase to over 300 alternate item format questions provides additional practice with these important critical thinking questions. 12 chart/exhibit alternate item format questions introduce students to the newest alternate item format type. Coverage of new content on the 2010 NCLEX-RN test plan prepares you for the exam with the most up-to-date information. An increase to over 300 alternate item format questions provides additional practice with these important critical thinking questions. 12 chart/exhibit alternate item format questions introduce the newest alternate item format type.

Botanical Medicine for Women s Health E Book

Botanical Medicine for Women s Health E Book
Author: Aviva Romm
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 720
Release: 2017-01-25
ISBN: 0702065137
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Botanical Medicine for Women s Health E Book Book Excerpt:

Use herbal medicines to treat women at any stage of life! Botanical Medicine for Women’s Health, 2nd Edition provides an evidence-based, patient-centered approach to botanical interventions for many different medical conditions. More than 150 natural products are covered, showing their benefits in gynecologic health, fertility and childbearing, and menopausal health. This edition includes new full-color photos of herbal plants along with a discussion of the role of botanicals in healthy aging. Written by Aviva Romm, an experienced herbalist, midwife, and physician, this unique guide is an essential resource for everyday practice of herbal medicine. Winner of the 2010 American Botanical Council's James A. Duke Excellence in Botanical Literature Award! Current, evidence-based information covers more than 150 botanicals for over 35 different conditions. Case studies provide realistic scenarios and help you apply the content to the real world. Treatment and formula boxes summarize the most important information. Color illustrations and photographs of plants enable you to identify herbs visually as well as by substance make-up. Logical chapter organization begins with the principles of herbal medicine and then covers women’s health conditions organized chronologically by lifecycle, from teen and reproductive years to midlife and mature years. Appendices include practical, at-a-glance information on common botanical names, chemical constituents of medicinal plants, and a summary table of herbs for women's health. NEW! Updates reflect the latest research and the most current information. NEW Full-color design and detailed, professional color photos of plants make this a unique, essential resource. NEW! Coverage of the role of botanicals in healthy aging for women features phytoestrogens, Ayurvedic/Chinese herbs, and discussions of health promotion.

Mosby s Pathology for Massage Therapists E Book

Mosby s Pathology for Massage Therapists   E Book
Author: Susan G. Salvo
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 552
Release: 2013-12-27
ISBN: 0323291589
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Pathology for Massage Therapists E Book Book Excerpt:

Written by a massage therapist for massage therapists, Mosby's Pathology for Massage Therapists, 3rd Edition provides direct information along with focused recommendations. Coverage of over 340 pathologies helps you appropriately tailor massage treatment, and more than 750 full-color photographs and illustrations make it easier to recognize common pathologies. This edition includes a new chapter on geriatric massage and has been extensively reviewed by over a dozen experts in the massage and medical fields. Written by massage therapy educator and practitioner Susan Salvo, this resource provides the pathology knowledge you need to succeed on licensure and certification exams and in practice. A traffic light icon appears before each pathology in the book, designating whether massage is contraindicated (red), local contraindication (yellow), or indicated (green) for that particular pathology. Consistent format for each chapter makes it easy to find key information with learning objectives, list of pathologies, system overview, and pathologies, including description, etiology, signs and symptoms, treatment, and massage considerations. Student-friendly features in each chapter include learning objectives and self-tests that measure your comprehension. Medical Technology boxes highlight special populations, such as clients in wheelchairs or with pacemakers, and explain what the medical device is, and what special precautions or contraindications you should be aware of before working on these clients. Spotlight on Research boxes summarize recent studies of massage therapy and its effects. Student resources on an Evolve companion website include interactive activities, video clips of techniques, animations, the Body Spectrum coloring book, flashcards, review questions, additional case studies, an image collection, an audio glossary, study tips, stress-busting tips, research updates, and more. Mosby's Pathology for Massage Therapists Online reinforces content covered in the book and provides a dynamic way to learn key concepts, with features including recall activities, rollover glossary terms and definitions, animations, quizzes, and Clinical Tips boxes. (Available separately.)

Medical Terminology Anatomy for ICD 10 Coding E Book

Medical Terminology   Anatomy for ICD 10 Coding   E Book
Author: Betsy J. Shiland
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 792
Release: 2014-09-18
ISBN: 0323290787
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Medical Terminology Anatomy for ICD 10 Coding E Book Book Excerpt:

Medical Terminology and Anatomy for ICD-10 Coding integrates expanded anatomy, physiology, and pharmacology coverage with the latest medical terminology you need to correctly code in ICD-10. The ICD-10-CM classification system serves as the structure for organizing diseases and disorders, with carefully drawn, well-labeled illustrations to help you visualize the associated anatomy. ICD-10 coding guidelines and notes, along with electronic medical records and integrated exercises are interspersed throughout the text. A robust Evolve site includes games, activities, and animations to reinforce learning. Medical terminology specifically tailored to ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS guidelines supply you with an excellent foundation for learning the medical terminology related to ICD-10-CM. Learn all the anatomy and physiology necessary to be able to understand medical reports and code accurately in ICD-10-CM/PCS. Pathology terms organized by ICD-10 disease and disorder categories let you learn terms in the same order they are presented in the coding manual. Guideline Alert! boxes highlight ICD-10-PCS coding information when relevant to medical terminology. Special Notes boxes present ICD-10 features that affect your understanding of the terminology presented. Root operation tables illustrate the root operations in PCS and their associated suffixes. Body Part key provides a complete list of body parts and how they should be coded in ICD-10. Pathology and procedure terminology tables list the word parts for each term, along with the definition so you become familiar with prefixes, suffixes, and combining forms. Exercises interspersed throughout the text encourage you to practice and learn as you move through the material. Be Careful! boxes warn you about similar and potentially confusing word parts and medical terms. Games and activities on accompanying Evolve website offer an easily accessible source for extra interactive practice and learning. Electronic medical record format illustrates the appearance of electronic records now being used in many healthcare settings. NEW! Pharmacology in each body system and a Pharmacology Basics appendix help you recognize drugs and medications in medical reports. NEW! More than 50 new images bring terminology to life. NEW! Additional procedural terms supply a more complete picture of the number and kind of procedures you will encounter on medical reports. NEW! Normal Lab Values appendix familiarizes you with normal and abnormal lab values so you know when to search a medical record for possible additional diagnoses. NEW! Tablet and mobile-optimized Evolve activities offer an easily accessible source for extra interactive practice and learning.