Benign Breast Disease chart includes:an explaination and definition of benign (non-cancerous) breast diseasecentral illustration showing normal breast anatomy with labeled structuresexplaination, instructions and step by step illustrations describe how to perform breast self-examination (BSE)also lists: symptoms, diagnostic procedures and treatmentsillustrates and textually explains the most common types of breast disease:fibrocystic breast disease: cysts glactoceles adenosis epithelial hyperplasiabenign breast tumors: fibroadenomas intraductal papilloma fat necrosis granular cell tumors phyllodes tumorsbreast infection and inflammation: mastitis mammary duct ectasia made in USAAvailable in the following versions 20" x 26" heavy paper laminated with grommets at top corners ISBN 9781587796746 20" x 26" heavy paper ISBN 9781587796739
For nearly 25 years, Ferri's concise, pocket-sized resource has served as the go-to reference for practical, clinical information among students, residents, and other medical professionals. Formerly known as Practical Guide to the Care of the Medical Patient, this volume continues to provide a fast, effective, and efficient way to identify the important clinical, laboratory, and diagnostic imaging information you need to get through your internal medicine clerkship or residency. "...informative and detailed ...useful for those planning an elective or clinical work in the USA...". Reviewed by: Jacob F de Wolff, on behalf of British Journal of Hospital Medicine Date: October 2014Benefit from the expert guidance of Dr. Fred Ferri, a leading teacher, clinician, and author.Confidently manage patients with the latest clinical information, drug therapies, and lab tests.Apply the latest knowledge and techniques with this updated and streamlined title, which still stays true to the Ferri name. Quickly find important information with content organized into three major sections: Section I, titled "Surviving the Wards," contains information on charting, laboratory evaluation and formulary; Section II provides the differential diagnosis of common signs and symptoms likely to be encountered in the acute care setting; Section III has been completely revised and subdivided into 11 specialty specific diseases and disorders.Carry just the sections you need, add personalized materials, and keep everything together and safe with an improved ring binder and design.Access the full text and procedural videos online at Expert Consult.Your purchase entitles you to access the web site until the next edition is published, or until the current edition is no longer offered for sale by Elsevier, whichever occurs first. Elsevier reserves the right to offer a suitable replacement product (such as a downloadable or CD-ROM-based electronic version) should access to the web site be discontinued. Registration and use of the web site is subject to the terms of the non-transferable, limited license under which access to the site and its content is granted by Elsevier. Access to the site by individuals is limited to the first retail purchaser and may not be transferred to another party by resale, lending or other means.
An Illness Observed Through Reluctant Eyes offers encouragement, ideas and anecdotes interwoven with humor for individuals going through or facing a serious illness as a patient or caregiver. Lisa T. Pence transports readers from the diagnosis, through the illness, to recovery with their loved one. This guide is filled with advice, humor, and suggestions to keep both caregiver and patient engaged, healthy, and hopeful for the future. Lisa’s story makes readers laugh, brings them to tears, proposes helpful suggestions, encourages, and most of all, lets readers know they are not alone during this trying ordeal. Someone has come before them and emerged from the other side of illness alive, eternally thankful, and whole.
Through five editions, The 36-Hour Day has been an essential resource for families who love and care for people with Alzheimer disease. Whether a person has Alzheimer disease or another form of dementia, he or she will face a host of problems. The 36-Hour Day will help family members and caregivers address these challenges and simultaneously cope with their own emotions and needs.Featuring useful takeaway messages and informed by recent research into the causes of and the search for therapies to prevent or cure dementia, this edition includes new information on• devices to make life simpler and safer for people who have dementia• strategies for delaying behavioral and neuropsychiatric symptoms• changes in Medicare and other health care insurance laws• palliative care, hospice care, durable power of attorney, and guardianship• dementia due to traumatic brain injury• choosing a residential care facility• support groups for caregivers, friends, and family membersThe central idea underlying the book—that much can be done to improve the lives of people with dementia and of those caring for them—remains the same. The 36-Hour Day is the definitive dementia care guide.
The most comprehensive nursing care planning book available, Nursing Care Plans, 7th Edition features more than 200 care plans covering the most common medical-surgical nursing diagnoses and clinical problems. As in past editions, authors Meg Gulanick and Judith Myers meticulously updated content to ensure it reflects the most current clinical practice and professional standards in nursing, while still retaining the easy-to-use, reader-friendly format that make this book so unique. Functioning as two books in one, it provides you with both a collection of 68 nursing diagnosis care plans to use as starting points for creating individualized care plans and a library of 143 disease-specific care plans for medical-surgical conditions most frequently encountered in nursing practice.Includes the most extensive array of care plans found in any nursing care planning book, with 68 nursing diagnosis care plans and 143 disease/disorder/procedure care plans, for a total of 211.An introductory chapter explains essential concepts such as the components of a care plan, NIC and NOC classification systems, and how to create a care plan.Pre-formatted nursing diagnosis care plans include a NANDA definition, a brief explanation of the diagnosis, related NOC outcomes and NIC interventions, related factors, defining characteristics, expected outcomes, ongoing assessment, and therapeutic interventions.Pre-formatted disorders care plans include synonyms for the disorder (for ease in cross referencing), a clear and succinct definition of the disorder, related factors, defining characteristics, expected outcomes, NIC interventions and NOC outcomes, ongoing assessment, and therapeutic interventions for each relevant nursing diagnosis.Eye-catching icons differentiate between dependent and independent interventions to help you better understand how to function in collaboration with the healthcare team.An Online Care Plan Constructor on the companion Evolve website includes all 68 nursing diagnoses care plans in the text, enabling you to customize care plans for an individual patient. In addition, 25 pre-formatted bonus medical-surgical care plans are provided for viewing online or printing.Updated content incorporates the latest evidence-based data and best practice guidelines to help you provide the highest quality nursing care.Revised and expanded rationales include explanations for nursing interventions to help you understand what the nurse does and why.Expanded and more specific outcome statements for each nursing diagnosis help you develop measurable patient outcomes. New content on patient safety and preventable complications addresses national initiatives and discusses the nurse's responsibility in preventing complications such as falls, pressure ulcers, infections, etc. QSEN competencies are integrated throughout.11 new disorder care plans include: Pulmonary HypertensionCystic FibrosisCarpal Tunnel SyndromePeptic UlcerFibromyalgiaSolid Organ TransplantHemodialysisBreast ReductionPelvic Relaxation DisorderHyperthyroidismPsoriasis6 new nursing diagnoses care plans include: Impaired DentitionDisturbed Energy FieldReadiness for Enhanced ImmunizationSedentary LifestylePost-Trauma SyndromeRelocation Stress Syndrome
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This comprehensive text offers an authoritative account of general medicine as it applies to the practice of dentistry. Established as the standard reference on the relevance of medical conditions to dentistry, this book is essential for students learning for the first time or practitioners brushing up on their knowledge. In this 5th edition, the content has been completely updated and the appearance has been completely transformed, making it brighter and better than ever.Detailed coverage outlines the relevance of systemic diseases and their treatment for dentistry - essential knowledge for all dentists.Content provides the dentist with sufficient background knowledge about systemic diseases and their management, making their complex effects easier to understand.Unique material on special needs dentistry presents especially relevant subject matter on this growing specialized area.New material on signs and symptoms ensures that the reader is kept up-to-date with the latest developments in the field.Thorough coverage of contemporary issues offers practical preparation for a variety of issues facing practitioners today, including refugees and other special groups, lifestyle issues, preventative medicine, complementary medicine, prion diseases, women's health and emerging infections, and more.Information concerning dental staff, including topics like bleeding tendencies, cardiac disease, diabetes, drug use, hepatitis, and other transmissible diseases and malignant diseases, has been made current, strengthening the reader's ability to apply what they have learned to their practice in today's medical world.Content has been streamlined into bullet points, for easy access to essential information.With color throughout, the format of the book is much brighter, with more helpful visual aides.
Nursing Care Plans, 6th Edition is the most comprehensive nursing care planning book on the market, with 183 care plans covering the most common nursing diagnoses and clinical problems in medical-surgical nursing. It reflects the most current clinical practice and professional standards in nursing and presents the content in an easy-to-use, reader-friendly format. The book functions as two books in one, with one section including a collection of nursing diagnosis care plans and the other providing a library of disease/disorder care plans that serve as models of care planning for the most common medical diagnoses, medical procedures, and psychosocial conditions seen in nursing practice.Includes the most extensive array of care plans found in any nursing care planning book, with 62 nursing diagnosis care plans and 121 disease/disorder/procedure care plans, for a total of 183.The nursing diagnosis care plan format includes a NANDA definition, a brief explanation of the diagnosis, related NOC outcomes and NIC interventions, related factors, defining characteristics, expected outcomes, ongoing assessment, and therapeutic interventions.The disorders care plan format includes synonyms for the disorder (for ease in cross referencing), a clear and succinct definition of the disorder, related factors, defining characteristics, expected outcomes, NIC interventions and NOC outcomes, ongoing assessment, and therapeutic interventions for each relevant nursing diagnosis.Eye-catching icons distinguish collaborative from independent interventions.Covers adult lifespan issues and issues related to various healthcare settings to equip nurses for a broad range of practice settings, from hospital to home.Provides an alphabetical list of NANDA diagnoses inside the front cover.Includes new disease/disorder care plans for SARS, Lyme disease, West Nile virus, and obstructive sleep apnea.Includes new nursing diagnosis care plans for risk for falls, latex allergy response, nausea, and impaired memory.A revised care plan format makes this user-friendly reference even easier to use.Updated and expanded rationales throughout reflect the latest clinical evidence and clinical practice guidelines.Incorporates the 2005-2006 NANDA nursing diagnoses throughout.NIC and NOC classifications reflect the latest editions of Nursing Interventions Classification and Nursing Outcomes Classification.Sample care plan clips in Chapter 1 help orient the user to the rest of the book.The expanded index includes entries for all nursing diagnoses, medical diagnoses, and synonyms for the medical diagnoses.An expanded Evolve website now features 18 Bonus Care Plans.The revised Online Care Plan Constructor includes the four new nursing diagnosis care plans and offers enhanced functionality, allowing users to save created care plans and export them to their word processing program.
Bates' Visual Guide to Physical Examination has been completely revised with new equipment, techniques, and modern settings for physical assessment. With 6 new videos in addition to the 12 body system videos, the Fourth Edition focuses on how to approach and communicate with patients to prepare for clinical practice. Available in 4 convenient formats; VHS, PAL, DVD and streaming video files each video provides 25 minutes of step-by-step examination footage with rationales. Patients and examiners represent diverse age groups and cultures to provide students with a well-rounded, realistic view. This revision features new emphasis on health history and documentation and communication and patient/practitioner interaction Product DescriptionVolume 13 This video from the new Fourth Edition of Bates' Visual Guide to Physical Examination has been completely revised with new equipment, techniques, and modern settings for physical assessment. A 25 minutes of step-by-step examination footage with rationales. Patients and examiners represent diverse age groups and cultures to provide students with a well-rounded, realistic view. This revision features new emphasis on health history and documentation and communication and patient/practitioner interaction. Table of Contents: Introduction The Successful Clinician Preparing for the History Taking Interview and Examination The Health History Taking Interview The Examination