# Dosage Calculations Made Incredibly Easy!

Author: Springhouse

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9781582551340

Category: Medical

Page: 309

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This entertaining guide is now more fun, more up-to-date, and even easier to use -- an indispensable resource for nurses who want to take the stress out of dosage calculations. New to this edition are a chapter on dimensional analysis; numerous lighthearted learning aids called "Cheat Sheets"; and "Practice Makes Perfect" -- case study questions and answers that let nurses assess their progress. Contents include math basics; measurement systems; drug orders and administration records; calculating oral, topical, and rectal drug dosages; calculating parenteral injections and I.V. infusions; and calculating pediatric, obstetric, and critical care dosages.

# Dosage Calculations Made Incredibly Easy!

Author: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1496308395

Category: Medical

Page: 392

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Dosage Calculations Made Incredibly Easy contains everything health care practitioners need to review and students need to learn about calculating drug dosages. This entertaining and informative reference reviews the basic math needed to perform dosage calculation, including fractions, decimals, percentages, ratios, and proportions. It walks the nurse through the interpretation of hundreds of examples of drug orders and the performance of hundreds of complex dosage calculations, and provides information on deciphering difficult abbreviations, dealing with unclear handwriting, reading medication labels, selecting administration equipment, and more.

# Dosage Calculations Made Incredibly Easy!

Author: William Scott,Deirdre McGrath

Publisher: Lww

ISBN: 9781901831030

Category: Medical

Page: 336

View: 505

This practical book provides a clear guide to calculating drug dosages. The text covers basic maths (fractions, decimals, ratios, proportions and percentages), measurement systems and practical calculations. There is also vital information on recording drug administration, routes of administration, and more.

# Dosage Calculations

An Incredibly Easy! Workout

Author: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781783071

Category: Medical

Page: 243

View: 9470

Dosage Calculations: An Incredibly Easy! Workout features over 250 enjoyable practice exercises to help readers master dosage calculations with ease. A perfect companion to Dosage Calculations Made Incredibly Easy!, this workbook uses the light-hearted Incredibly Easy! writing style that makes learning and reviewing complex information less threatening and more fun. Chapters test the reader's knowledge of essential calculation information including math basics, measurement systems, recording drug administration, oral, topical, and rectal drugs, parenteral drugs, I.V. infusions, and special calculations. Readers maneuver through practice exercises that assess learning, encourage comprehension and retention, and provide a little laughter. Nurse Joy and other host characters offer coaching and encouragement.

# Medical Terminology Made Incredibly Easy!

Author: N.A

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781788458

Category: Medical

Page: 410

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Written in the award-winning, lighthearted Incredibly Easy! style, this book is an excellent aid to understanding and retention of medical terminology. The first chapter focuses on key concepts of medical terminology, including common word components. Subsequent chapters cover individual body systems, providing in-depth definitions that connect words to their meanings. This Third Edition features new chapters on obstetric and mental health terms and expanded "Pump Up Your Pronunciation" charts. Two eight-page full-color inserts offer a closer look at anatomical terminology. A companion Website offers student and instructor ancillaries including a pronunciation guide with hundreds of terms, "Pump Up Your Pronunciation" study cards, practice exercises, PowerPoint presentations, and a test generator. Online Tutoring powered by Smarthinking--Online tutoring, powered by Smarthinking, gives students access to expert nursing and allied health science educators whose mission, like yours, is to achieve success. Students can access live tutoring support, critiques of written work, and other valuable tools.

# Cardiovascular Care Made Incredibly Easy!

Author: N.A

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781788243

Category: Medical

Page: 346

View: 2791

A handy reference for those entering or needing a refresher in cardiovascular nursing care.

# Anatomy and Physiology Made Incredibly Easy!

Author: N.A

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781788861

Category: Medical

Page: 376

View: 2196

Now updated to full color throughout, Anatomy & Physiology Made Incredibly Easy! Third Edition presents the vast, sometimes overwhelming details of anatomy and physiology in the enjoyable, user-friendly, award-winning Incredibly Easy! style. It reviews the core concepts of A&P and offers detailed coverage of every body system, nutrition, fluids and electrolytes, reproduction and lactation, and genetics. This edition includes a "Practice Makes Perfect" section of NCLEX®-style questions and pocket-sized study cards for on-the-go review. A companion Website offers new student and instructor resources including study cards, physiology animations, PowerPoint presentations, a test generator, teaching tips, and practice exercises/activities.

# Wound Care Made Incredibly Easy!

Author: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9781582555393

Category: Medical

Page: 276

View: 1009

Wound Care Made Incredibly Easy! Second Edition covers fundamental wound care principles and procedures, using a light-hearted, entertaining style. Coverage begins with skin anatomy and physiology, wound progression and healing, and factors that can delay or complicate healing. Subsequent chapters cover wound assessment and monitoring and wound care planning, procedures, and products. The book includes eight pages of full-color illustrations, intervention algorithms for diabetic, arterial, and venous ulcers, and eye-catching logos that emphasize key points. This new edition includes coverage of malignant wounds and palliative care. A new logo highlights considerations for special populations, including pediatric, geriatric, and bariatric patients.

Author: William N. Scott

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9781901831238

Category: Medical

Page: 516

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Pathophysiology Made Incredibly Easy! 1st UK edition has been fully revised for the UK audience, ensuring that it covers all relevant areas. It focuses on UK related conditions, and includes new chapters on reproductive diseases and complaints, and on skin. This book maintains the accessibility of the MIE series, and will appeal to a range of health professionals and students requiring a basic grounding in pathophysiology. It will be essential reading for nursing students and those studying on other Allied Health Professional fields, as well as those who simply wish to revise or refresh their understanding of these essential areas.

# Drug Facts Made Incredibly Quick!

Author: N.A

Publisher: Springhouse Publishing Company

ISBN: 9781582557960

Category: Medical

Page: 249

View: 6646

2006 Drug Facts Made Incredibly Quick! provides instant access to drug information that every nurse needs quickly every day. The book fits comfortably into a pocket and the wipeable page surface allows nurses to make notes and remove them easily. 175 commonly prescribed drugs are covered in alphabetical order in an easy-to-follow format that includes pregnancy risk category, indications, dosages, adverse reactions, and nursing considerations. Also included are scores of quick-reference guides including safe drug administration, therapeutic monitoring levels, dosage calculation formulas, conversions, herb-drug interactions, infusion rates for high-risk medications, ACLS algorithms, and antidotes. Tabs or distinctive colors identify each section.

# Nursing Facts Made Incredibly Quick!

Author: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 160547472X

Category: Medical

Page: 188

View: 2773

Nursing Facts Made Incredibly Quick!, 2nd edition is key vital signs and body system assessments; lab values, infusion rates, and herb-drug interactions; CPR, ACLS, shock, blood transfusion reactions, cardiac conduction system, lead placement, arrhythmis interpreation; conversions, nutrition, wound care, English-Spanish translations and write-on, waterproof pages that come clean with an alcohol wipes.

# Fundamentals of Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!

Author: Karen C. Comerford

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9781582559308

Category: Medical

Page: 660

View: 4375

Presenting essential nursing fundamentals in an easy-to-read, fun-to-learn format, this resource provides comprehensive coverage of the theoretical foundations of nursing, the nursing process, basic nursing skills, physiologic patient care, and the latest nursing concepts. Includes illustrations, cartoons, and quizzes.

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Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

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# RN Facts Made Incredibly Quick!

Author: N.A

Publisher: Springhouse Publishing Company

ISBN: 9781582553825

Category: Medical

Page: 160

View: 659

Nurses in every specialty need this point-of-care reference. This pocket-sized book provides instant access to information that nurses need quickly every day. The wipeable page surface allows nurses to make and remove notes easily.

# LPN Facts Made Incredibly Quick!

Author: Springhouse,Lippincott

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1605474711

Category: Medical

Page: 188

View: 2095

This informative reference covers topics every LPN uses daily, and it has a soft protective spiral-top binding that permits quick access to information and a flat surface for reading.

# Anatomie-Malatlas

Author: Wynn Kapit,Lawrence M. Elson,Ingvi Stec

Publisher: Pearson Deutschland GmbH

ISBN: 9783827373342

Category:

Page: 369

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# LPN Facts Made Incredibly Quick!

Author: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Publisher: Springhouse Publishing Company

ISBN: 9781582557052

Category: Medical

Page: 153

View: 4547

Includes body system assessment essentials, quick scan laboratory test values, emergency intervention basics, geriatric and paediatric information, dosage calculations and measurement conversion charts.

# Die Macht der Gewohnheit: Warum wir tun, was wir tun

Author: Charles Duhigg

Publisher: ebook Berlin Verlag

ISBN: 3827070740

Category: History

Page: 416

View: 8981

Seit kurzem versuchen Hirnforscher, Verhaltenspsychologen und Soziologen gemeinsam neue Antworten auf eine uralte Frage zu finden: Warum tun wir eigentlich, was wir tun? Was genau prägt unsere Gewohnheiten? Anhand zahlreicher Beispiele aus der Forschung wie dem Alltag erzählt Charles Duhigg von der Macht der Routine und kommt dem Mechanismus, aber auch den dunklen Seiten der Gewohnheit auf die Spur. Er erklärt, warum einige Menschen es schaffen, über Nacht mit dem Rauchen aufzuhören (und andere nicht), weshalb das Geheimnis sportlicher Höchstleistung in antrainierten Automatismen liegt und wie sich die Anonymen Alkoholiker die Macht der Gewohnheit zunutze machen. Nicht zuletzt schildert er, wie Konzerne Millionen ausgeben, um unsere Angewohnheiten für ihre Zwecke zu manipulieren. Am Ende wird eines klar: Die Macht von Gewohnheiten prägt unser Leben weit mehr, als wir es ahnen.

# Nursing Facts Made Incredibly Quick!

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781582557403

Category: Medical

Page: 153

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