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RNotes: Nurse's Pocket Guide

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ABOUT: RNotes®: Nurse's Clinical Pocket Guide: Quick reference for practical nursing & patient safety information. HIPAA & OSHA compliant. Organized by systems. Built-in medical calculators.

Download the FREE app and view selected topics (Approximately 10% of the content is viewable in the free app and tapping on the locked topic will launch the in-app purchase screen).

FULL DESCRIPTION:
Thoroughly revised and updated, this wildly popular and highly respected tool gives access to more of the commonly-used, but rarely memorized clinical information that is needed by nurses and students. This latest update is based on the 4th edition with additional features, enhanced functionality and ongoing updates.

RNotes®: Nurse's Clinical Pocket Guide, is the preferred tool by nursing educators and students for quick reference of practical, must-know information, needed to deliver safe and effective health care in both hospital and home settings.

Key Features
- NEW Added! 'Nursing Alerts' that highlights critical safety information
- NEW Added! SBAR Communication Technique
- NEW Added! Coverage of wound cultures - condom catheters - assessment overview - sepsis - intravenous access - intravenous continuous infusion - intravenous intermittent infusion
- UPDATED & ENHANCED! Patient safety information - techniques and equipment for medication administration - geriatric content
- NCLEX tips, highlighted throughout, makes it perfect for those preparing for the licensure exam
- HIPAA-and OSHA- compliant
- Interventions and patient education information for the most common conditions
- Coverage of life span considerations as well as complications and emergencies associated with pregnancy and delivery
- Tools for thorough general assessment of the adult patient
- ACLS resuscitation procedures as well as pediatric and neonatal advanced life support information
- Coverage of tracheostomies, bladder scanners, arterial punctures for blood gas analysis, and documentation
- The basics of 12-lead interpretation tailored to nurses with little or no 12-lead experience
- Focus on symptom and patient presentation rather than medical diagnosis
- A more organized assessment approach, focusing on the adult patient with new documentation points - organized by systems
- Updated and expanded coverage of diseases and disorders section, geriatric assessment, pediatric dosages, now included with emergency assessment and selected drugs
- Reorganization of eight sections allow for more intuitive navigation
- Includes 6 built-in medical calculators which assist in making clinical decisions

Based on: 4th Edition
Author: Ehren Myers, RN
Publisher: F. A. Davis Company
ISBN-13: 978-0803623132

SPECIAL FEATURES:
Locate a disease, symptom or medication in the fastest possible manner:
- Use "Spotlight Search" from Home screen
- Tap and Hold launch icon to open Last Topic, History, Favorites ..
- Navigate using multiple indices
- History to open frequently visited pages
- Bookmarks

NEVER FORGET ANYTHING:
Mark topics with relevant information:
- Rich-text notes
- Voice memos
- Annotations with scribble, doodle or text
You choose the method to note this regardless of the context you are in to ensure that the important facts are available whenever you access the topic, whether it is tomorrow or six months from now.



Release notes


- Added new options under "Setting" - Contact Support, Feedback
- Spotlight search
- iPhone X support
- 3D Touch
- UI/UX enhancement
- Minor bug fixes



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Edited by a practicing clinician, Skyscape Labs provides the most extensive and most relevant diagnostic and clinical information about tests for use in the point of care environment.

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ABOUT Skyscape Labs™:
Provides mobile healthcare practitioners with the latest in trusted clinical information for more accurate, confident and informed decision-making at point-of-care.

Publisher: Skyscape

FULL DESCRIPTION:
Skyscape Labs written for the healthcare provider who wants to understand what a given test is, its clinical significance, and how the test can aide in patient diagnosis and treatment.

Edited by a practicing clinician, Skyscape Labs° provides the most extensive and most relevant diagnostic and clinical information about tests for use in the point of care environment.

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SPECIAL FEATURES:
Locate a disease, symptom or medication in the fastest possible manner:
- Use "Spotlight Search" from Home screen
- Tap and Hold launch icon to open Last Topic, History, Favorites ..
- Navigate using multiple indices
- History to open frequently visited pages
- Bookmarks

NEVER FORGET ANYTHING:
Mark topics with relevant information:
- Rich-text notes
- Voice memos
- Annotations with scribble, doodle or text
You choose the method to note this regardless of the context you are in to ensure that the important facts are available whenever you access the topic, whether it is tomorrow or six months from now....
Taber's 23 Medical Dictionary
Taber's 23 Medical Dictionary

Free
Great resource for nursing students! Has everything for creating care plans! Has all you will need; disease definition, symptoms, NANDA's, interventions. A must-have for students!” —Dora Duran

Download the FREE app and view selected topics
- Approximately 10% of the content is viewable in the free app and tapping on the locked topic will launch the in-app purchase screen.

ABOUT: Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary
65,000 definitions. 1,200 color images. 33,000 audio pronunciations. 100 videos. Patient Care Statements & patient teaching requirements.

Based on: 23rd Edition
Editor : Donald Venes, MD, MSJ
Publisher : F.A. Davis Company

FULL DESCRIPTION:
Taber’s brings meanings to life. Put the language of nursing, medicine and the healthcare professions at your fingertips. In hand, online, or on your mobile device—anywhere and everywhere, Taber’s 23 is the all-in-one, go-to source in the classroom, clinical, and beyond.

Under the editorial direction of Donald Venes, MD, MSJ, a team of expert consulting editors and consultants representing nearly every health care profession ensures that the content reflects the most current healthcare information.

- Videos and animations—demonstrate common procedures, a brief physical assessment, and physiological processes
- Over 33,000 audio pronunciations—build speaking confidence.
Key Features

Must-know, rarely memorized information.

- Full-color illustrations of anatomy and physiology and photographs of diseases and disorders photographs focus on the distinguishing features of diseases and disorders.

The tools for success.
- Patient Care Statements —Quick-reference summaries detail assessment, treatment, and patient teaching requirements.
- Caution/Safety Statements —An easy-to-find icon highlights information critical to safe patient care.
- Disease/Disorder Entrie s—Concise descriptions summarize diagnosis, signs and symptoms, etiology, treatments, and prognosis.

SPECIAL FEATURES:
Locate a disease, symptom or medication in the fastest possible manner:
- Use "Spotlight Search" from Home screen
- Tap and Hold launch icon to open Last Topic, History, Favorites ..
- Navigate using multiple indices
- History to open frequently visited pages
- Bookmarks

NEVER FORGET ANYTHING:
Mark topics with relevant information:
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Manual Lab & Diagnostic Tests
Manual Lab & Diagnostic Tests

Free
Manual of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests is proven and organized in the way a nurse thinks - by describing an extensive array of tests for diverse populations, providing step-by-step guidance on correct procedure, tips for accurate interpretation, and expert information on patient preparation and aftercare. Download the FREE app and view selected topics (Approximately 10% of the content is viewable in the free app and tapping on the locked topic will launch the in-app purchase screen).

Author: Frances Talaska Fischbach, RN, BSN, MSN and Marshall Barnett Dunning III, BS, MS, PhD
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN-13: 978-1451190892

FULL DESCRIPTION:
The ideal reference and point-of-care guide for educational and practice settings in diagnostic tests and procedures. This latest update is based on the 9th edition with additional features, enhanced functionality, ​and ongoing updates.

Manual of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests, is proven and organized in the way a nurse thinks—by describing an extensive array of tests for diverse populations, providing step-by-step guidance on correct procedure, tips for accurate interpretation, and expert information on patient preparation and aftercare.

Key Features
- Newly added! abbreviations and units of measurement for quick reference
- Helps in preparing students to deliver safe, effective, and informed care for patients who are undergoing diagnostic tests and procedures
- Updated resource on the market, featuring additional tests; new references; coverage of the latest advances in CAT scans, nuclear scans, and genetics; and reference values
- Tests are grouped according to specimen, function, and test type (blood, urine, stool, cerebrospinal fluid, etc.)
- Updated sections on Avian bird flu, SARS, Fetal predictive tests of abnormal development and fetal death, Monkey pox virus, Fetal alcohol syndrome, Carotid intima media thickness, lipoprotein particle profile, and ischemic modified albumin, Quarantine vs. isolation to prevent spread of disease, Transdermal testing and many more!
- Approved FDA home testing for drug abuse, HIV saliva and blood testing
- Updated information on tests for diabetes, cholesterol, renal failure, nuclear scans (eg, ProstaScint imaging and PET scans), biopsies (eg, MRI-guided breast, rectal biopsies to detect prostate cancer and site of origin of lower abdominal and retroperitoneal cancers), plus additional information on results of breast biopsies, genetic testing, and Pap tests
- Special Clinical Alerts and Procedural Alerts appear frequently throughout to signal special cautions
- Increases students' understanding of what they need to keep in mind when implementing tests with "Clinical Alerts" that highlight critical safety information
- Enhances students' visual understanding with the easy-to-follow full color design
Helps students find the test they're looking for quickly, even without knowing its exact name
- Increases student's mastery of key information with helpful tips, inclusion of both conventional and SI units, and coverage of clinical implications for increased and decreased values

SPECIAL FEATURES:
Locate a disease, symptom or medication in the fastest possible manner:
- Use "Spotlight Search" from Home screen
- Tap and Hold launch icon to open Last Topic, History, Favorites ..
- Navigate using multiple indices
- History to open frequently visited pages
- Bookmarks

NEVER FORGET ANYTHING:
Mark topics with relevant information:
- Rich-text notes
- Voice memos
- Annotations with scribble, doodle or text
You choose the method to note this regardless of the context you are in to ensure that the important facts are available whenever you access the topic, whether it is tomorrow or six months from now....
RNotes: Nurse's Pocket Guide
RNotes: Nurse's Pocket Guide

Free
ABOUT: RNotes®: Nurse's Clinical Pocket Guide: Quick reference for practical nursing & patient safety information. HIPAA & OSHA compliant. Organized by systems. Built-in medical calculators.

Download the FREE app and view selected topics (Approximately 10% of the content is viewable in the free app and tapping on the locked topic will launch the in-app purchase screen).

FULL DESCRIPTION:
Thoroughly revised and updated, this wildly popular and highly respected tool gives access to more of the commonly-used, but rarely memorized clinical information that is needed by nurses and students. This latest update is based on the 4th edition with additional features, enhanced functionality and ongoing updates.

RNotes®: Nurse's Clinical Pocket Guide, is the preferred tool by nursing educators and students for quick reference of practical, must-know information, needed to deliver safe and effective health care in both hospital and home settings.

Key Features
- NEW Added! 'Nursing Alerts' that highlights critical safety information
- NEW Added! SBAR Communication Technique
- NEW Added! Coverage of wound cultures - condom catheters - assessment overview - sepsis - intravenous access - intravenous continuous infusion - intravenous intermittent infusion
- UPDATED & ENHANCED! Patient safety information - techniques and equipment for medication administration - geriatric content
- NCLEX tips, highlighted throughout, makes it perfect for those preparing for the licensure exam
- HIPAA-and OSHA- compliant
- Interventions and patient education information for the most common conditions
- Coverage of life span considerations as well as complications and emergencies associated with pregnancy and delivery
- Tools for thorough general assessment of the adult patient
- ACLS resuscitation procedures as well as pediatric and neonatal advanced life support information
- Coverage of tracheostomies, bladder scanners, arterial punctures for blood gas analysis, and documentation
- The basics of 12-lead interpretation tailored to nurses with little or no 12-lead experience
- Focus on symptom and patient presentation rather than medical diagnosis
- A more organized assessment approach, focusing on the adult patient with new documentation points - organized by systems
- Updated and expanded coverage of diseases and disorders section, geriatric assessment, pediatric dosages, now included with emergency assessment and selected drugs
- Reorganization of eight sections allow for more intuitive navigation
- Includes 6 built-in medical calculators which assist in making clinical decisions

Based on: 4th Edition
Author: Ehren Myers, RN
Publisher: F. A. Davis Company
ISBN-13: 978-0803623132

SPECIAL FEATURES:
Locate a disease, symptom or medication in the fastest possible manner:
- Use "Spotlight Search" from Home screen
- Tap and Hold launch icon to open Last Topic, History, Favorites ..
- Navigate using multiple indices
- History to open frequently visited pages
- Bookmarks

NEVER FORGET ANYTHING:
Mark topics with relevant information:
- Rich-text notes
- Voice memos
- Annotations with scribble, doodle or text
You choose the method to note this regardless of the context you are in to ensure that the important facts are available whenever you access the topic, whether it is tomorrow or six months from now....
Diseases & Disorders: Nursing
Diseases & Disorders: Nursing

Free
Diseases and Disorders: A Nursing Therapeutics Manual
Based on 5th print ed. 250+ diseases & disorders. Primary nursing diagnoses with outcomes & interventions. Patient teaching checklists.

Download the FREE app and view selected topics (Approximately 10% of the content is viewable in the free app and tapping on the locked content will launch the in-app purchase screen).

Based on: 5th edition
Author: Marilyn Sawyer Sommers, PhD, RN, FAAN and Ehriel Fannin
Publisher: F. A. Davis Company
ISBN-13: 978-0-8036-3855-6

FULL DESCRIPTION:
Everything you need to know about caring for patients—in one portable "must have" handbook! Clear, but comprehensive discussions of pathophysiology, with rationales in the medications and laboratory sections, explain the scientific basis for the nursing care. Thoroughly revised and updated throughout, the 5th Edition incorporates the latest scientific advances and the practice of nursing today.

Key Features
- Is the only book of its kind to include information on Diagnosis Related Groups (DRGs)!
- Helps readers prioritize interventions by highlighting the primary nursing diagnosis.
- Makes locating pertinent test results quick and easy with Diagnostic Highlights tables.
- Outlines the drugs most commonly used for a disorder, including the dosage, mechanism of action, and rationales for use in Pharmacologic Highlights tables.
- Helps ensure that patients receive all essential information before discharge with patient teaching checklists.
- Includes separate headings for psychosocial issues.

New to this Edition
- REVISED & UPDATED! Must-know information on nearly 250 disorders.
- REVISED & UPDATED! Diagnosis Related Groups (DRGs) coverage for each disorder, including causes, pertinent physical and psychosocial findings, life span considerations, primary nursing diagnoses, and collaborative and independent nursing interventions, plus documentation information on average length of stay and home healthcare guidelines.
- UPDATED! Discussions of gender and life span considerations.
- UPDATED! Information on genetics differences in health and disease conditions based on ethnicity and ancestry.
- UPDATED! Critical, global considerations that reflect the health issues that transcend national borders and the interdependence of countries.

SPECIAL FEATURES:
Locate a disease, symptom or medication in the fastest possible manner:
- Use "Spotlight Search" from Home screen
- Tap and Hold launch icon to open Last Topic, History, Favorites ..
- Navigate using multiple indices
- History to open frequently visited pages
- Bookmarks

NEVER FORGET ANYTHING:
Mark topics with relevant information:
- Rich-text notes
- Voice memos
- Annotations with scribble, doodle or text
You choose the method to note this regardless of the context you are in to ensure that the important facts are available whenever you access the topic, whether it is tomorrow or six months from now....
Atlas - Primary Care Procedure
Atlas - Primary Care Procedure

Free
Atlas of Primary Care Procedures: Based on print ed. Step-by-step instructions on more than 70+ procedures. 700+ images. Ordering information. CPT code. Demonstration on procedures.

Download the FREE app and view selected topics (Approximately 10% of the content is viewable in the free app and tapping on the locked topic will launch the in-app purchase screen).

FULL DESCRIPTION:
Atlas of Primary Care Procedures is a convenient how-to guide to more than 70 medical procedures most commonly performed in an office setting. Easy-to-navigate screens present step-by-step instructions for performing each procedure, plus essential information on indications, contraindications, common pitfalls, and strategies for avoiding these pitfalls. More than 295 images thoroughly demonstrate the procedures. Each entry also includes CPT code information and average fees.

Author: Thomas J Zuber MD, MPH, MBA, FAAFP & E. J Mayeaux Jr., MD, FAAFP
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN-13: 978-0781739054

SPECIAL FEATURES:
Locate a disease, symptom or medication in the fastest possible manner:
- Use "Spotlight Search" from Home screen
- Tap and Hold launch icon to open Last Topic, History, Favorites ..
- Navigate using multiple indices
- History to open frequently visited pages
- Bookmarks

NEVER FORGET ANYTHING:
Mark topics with relevant information:
- Rich-text notes
- Voice memos
- Annotations with scribble, doodle or text
You choose the method to note this regardless of the context you are in to ensure that the important facts are available whenever you access the topic, whether it is tomorrow or six months from now....
Clinical Guide Skin Wound Care
Clinical Guide Skin Wound Care

Free
Clinical Guide Skin & Wound Care - 300+ products. Essential skin care wound prevention techniques. Nutrition guidelines & documentation regulations. Includes flowcharts. Built-in calculators.

Download the FREE app and view selected topics (Approximately 10% of the content is viewable in the free app and tapping on the locked topic will launch the in-app purchase screen).

Based on: 7th edition
Author: Cathy Thomas Hess, RN, BSN, CWOCN
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN-13: 978-1609136796

FULL DESCRIPTION:
Accelerate your skin and wound care with this compact and sensibly organized guide which is vital for providing optimal care. This latest update is based on the 7th edition with additional features, enhanced functionality, and ongoing updates.

Clinical Guide Skin & Wound Care help both clinicians and institutions deliver wound care that's appropriate for patient needs and cost-effective for the institution.

Key Features
- Important new content on documentation regulations
- Covers the fundamentals of skin and wound care, including assessment, treatment, prevention, nutrition, and documentation
- New topics on lymphedema featuring best practices
- Checklist Topics
- Profiles of 300 plus products in alphabetical organization
- Essential skin care and wound prevention techniques, including nutrition guidelines
- Each wound care product profile describes the product in detail, including the product's form, available sizes and actions, indications and contraindications, and application and removal instructions
- Includes product classification billing codes - the Health-care Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS)
- Includes 3 calculators and 9 interactive flowcharts which assist in making informed decisions
- New advice on the skin care products you use most, including cleansers, moisture barriers, antifungal and antimicrobial treatments, therapeutic moisturizers, liquid skin protectants, and others

SPECIAL FEATURES:
Locate a disease, symptom or medication in the fastest possible manner:
- Use "Spotlight Search" from Home screen
- Tap and Hold launch icon to open Last Topic, History, Favorites
- Navigate using multiple indices
- History to open frequently visited pages
- Bookmarks

NEVER FORGET ANYTHING:
Mark topics with relevant information:
- Rich-text notes
- Voice memos
- Annotations with scribble, doodle or text
You choose the method to note this regardless of the context you are in to ensure that the important facts are available whenever you access the topic, whether it is tomorrow or six months from now....
Nursing Procedures MIE
Nursing Procedures MIE

Free
Second Edtion -one stop - go to reference that offers clear, concise evidence based information to assist in performance of nursing procedures

Download the FREE app and view selected topics
- Approximately 10% of the content is viewable in the free app and tapping on the locked topic will launch the in-app purchase screen.

Based on: 2nd Edition
Editor: Adele Webb, PhD, RN, FNAP, FAAN
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN-13: 9781496300416

SPECIAL FEATURES:
Locate a disease, symptom or medication in the fastest possible manner:
- Use "Spotlight Search" from Home screen
- Tap and Hold launch icon to open Last Topic, History, Favorites ..
- Navigate using multiple indices
- History to open frequently visited pages
- Bookmarks

NEVER FORGET ANYTHING:
Mark topics with relevant information:
- Rich-text notes
- Voice memos
- Annotations with scribble, doodle or text
You choose the method to note this regardless of the context you are in to ensure that the important facts are available whenever you access the topic, whether it is tomorrow or six months from now.

ABOUT: Nursing Procedures Made Incredibly Easy!
Second Edtion -one stop - go to reference that offers clear, concise evidence based information to assist in performance of nursing procedures

FULL DESCRIPTION:
Perform nursing procedures safely and accurately, with the freshly updated Nursing Procedures Made Incredibly Easy, Second Edition. Written in the popular, lighthearted Incredibly Easy style, this comprehensive guide offers expert, step-by-step direction on a broad range of fundamental and system-based nursing procedures. This enjoyable way to learn nursing’s best practices will help you stay up-to-date with the latest in technology, nursing standards, NCLEX preparation, and safe, quality care.

NEW and updated content offers:
Crucial patient care methods
Current nursing practice guidelines
directions for using the latest medical technology
directions for ensuring patient safety and providing quality care

Coverage of topics including:
Fundamental nursing procedures - Easy-to-follow algorithms for a patient’s entire hospital stay, from intake to discharge, including surgical care
Specimen collection - Clear directions on collecting blood, urine, and other specimens
Physical treatments - Techniques for heat and cold application, baths, support devices, wound care, drug administration, I.V. therapy, and more
System-based procedures - Directions on procedures for all body systems
Clear direction to meet the needs of your maternal, neonatal, and pediatric patients
Easy-to-follow format for each procedure - Quick-skim paragraphs and bulleted lists specify equipment, step-by-step instructions, and practice pointers
Nursing procedures guides such as comparing biological dressings and assessing pressure ulcers


Special features:
Just the facts – Outline of chapter content at start of every chapter
Write it down - Essential documentation points for each procedure
Ages and stages – Issues where patient’s age impacts a procedure
Handle with care - Patient care tips for elderly, pediatric, and bariatric patients
Memory joggers – Simple tricks for remembering complex concepts
Warning - Possible dangers, risks, complications, or contraindications associated with a particular procedure
Quick Quiz – Questions & Answers at the end of every chapter...
Sparks & Taylor's Nursing Dx
Sparks & Taylor's Nursing Dx

Free
Sparks & Taylor's Nursing Diagnosis Reference Manual is clearly written, easy-to-use reference manual contains the evidence-based information. Download the FREE app and view selected topics (Approximately 10% of the content is viewable in the free app and tapping on the locked topic will launch the in-app purchase screen).

Based on: 10th edition
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN - 13: 9781496347817

FULL DESCRIPTION:
Sparks & Taylor's Nursing Diagnosis Reference Manual is clearly written, easy-to-use reference manual contains the evidence-based information that nursing students and practicing nurses need to diagnose and construct care plans that meet patients’ health care needs throughout the life span. Incorporating NANDA-I nursing diagnoses, this updated edition integrates the nursing process and is an ideal reference for any clinical, classroom, or simulation setting. Units are organized by life cycle and include adult health, adolescent health, child health, maternal-neonatal health, geriatric health, psychiatric and mental health, and community-based health and wellness.

KEY FEATURES
- UPDATED! The 2015-2017 NANDA-I diagnosis and standards, the Nursing Interventions
- Classification (NIC), and Nursing Outcomes Classification (NOC) labels are incorporated throughout.
- Selected Nursing Diagnoses by Medical Diagnosis (Appendix I) offers clearly written, authoritative care plans for every stage in the life cycle. For easier navigation, the index now directs students to nursing diagnoses by page number.
- A focus on the importance of the nursing care plans ensures students have the unified language and follow the steps of care planning to further the profession of nursing.
- Integration of the nursing process throughout makes this an ideal resource for any clinical setting.
- Unit-opening Applying Evidence-Based Practice features provide evidence-based scenarios for each stage of the life cycle.

SPECIAL APP FEATURES:
Locate a disease, symptom or medication in the fastest possible manner:
- Use "Spotlight Search" from Home screen
- Tap and Hold launch icon to open Last Topic, History, Favorites
- Navigate using multiple indices
- History to open frequently visited pages
- Bookmarks

NEVER FORGET ANYTHING:
Mark topics with relevant information:
- Rich-text notes
- Voice memos
- Annotations with scribble, doodle or text
You choose the method to note this regardless of the context you are in to ensure that the important facts are available whenever you access the topic, whether it is tomorrow or six months from now....
Manual Lab Diagnostic Tests
Manual Lab Diagnostic Tests

Free
Nurse's Manual of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests: Offers detailed overviews of physiology to help nurses and students think critically and understand the results of laboratory and diagnostic tests and their implications for therapy

Download the FREE app and view selected topics
- Approximately 10% of the content is viewable in the free app and tapping on the locked topic will launch the in-app purchase screen.


FULL DESCRIPTION:
Offers detailed overviews of physiology to help nurses and students think critically and understand the results of laboratory and diagnostic tests and their implications for therapy. Includes additional features, enhanced functionality and ongoing updates! It aids nurses and students in understanding the basis for a test, how to know if a test is appropriate, where problems can arise, and how to explain to patients what to watch out for. The content is presented as a guiding reference for planning care, providing specific interventions, and evaluating outcomes of nursing care.

What's New:
- Nursing care before, during, and after a test or procedure is thoughtfully covered
- Background information and description of the test or procedure are followed directly by the reference values and other clinical applications data for each test or group of tests
- For each test or study, the reference values include variations related to age or gender, if applicable
- Both conventional units and international units (SI) are specified

Based on: 4th edition
Author: Bonita Morrow Cavanaugh
Publisher: F. A. Davis Company

SPECIAL FEATURES:
Locate a disease, symptom or medication in the fastest possible manner:
- Use "Spotlight Search" from Home screen
- Tap and Hold launch icon to open Last Topic, History, Favorites
- Navigate using multiple indices
- History to open frequently visited pages
- Bookmarks

NEVER FORGET ANYTHING:
Mark topics with relevant information:
- Rich-text notes
- Voice memos
- Annotations with scribble, doodle or text
You choose the method to note this regardless of the context you are in to ensure that the important facts are available whenever you access the topic, whether it is tomorrow or six months from now....
Davis Clinical Nursing Skills
Davis Clinical Nursing Skills

Free
Davis's Guide to Clinical Nursing Skills provides step-by-step directions for performing each procedure, with rationales.

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Davis's Guide to Clinical Nursing Skills provides step-by-step directions for performing each procedure, with rationales for every nursing action, so you know not only what to do but why you’re doing it!

Key Features
- A complete unit on physical assessment procedures, with more detailed coverage than any other resource on clinical procedures.
- Includes more than 100 full-color illustrations.
- A “Special Considerations” section in each procedure that describes the needs of pediatric, geriatric, obstetrical, and home health clients.
- Specific guidelines for documenting the nursing care delivered for each procedure - important information for today’s increasingly complex healthcare environment.
- Client teaching procedures insure that you know what your clients need to know.

Author(s): Jacqueline Rhoads, PhD,ACNP-BC, ANP-C, GNP, CCRN and Bonnie Juvé Meeker, DNS, RN
Publisher: F. A. Davis Company
ISBN-13: 978-0803611641

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ICU/ER Facts Made Incr Quick!
ICU/ER Facts Made Incr Quick!

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This is the point-of-care reference every nurse in the emergency department or critical care unit needs. This clinical reference provides instant access to essential information ICU/ER nurses need quickly. This latest update is based on the 1st edition with additional features, enhanced functionality and ongoing updates.

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FULL DESCRIPTION:
This is the point-of-care reference every nurse in the emergency department or critical care unit needs. This clinical reference provides instant access to essential information ICU/ER nurses need quickly. This latest update is based on the 1st edition with additional features, enhanced functionality and ongoing updates.

ICU/ER Facts Made Incredibly Quick includes significant abnormal assessment findings; laboratory and critical values; complications of diseases and procedures; I.V. infusion rates; ACLS algorithms; BLS review; ECG interpretation; hemodynamic monitoring; intra-aortic balloon pump waveforms; SVO2 monitoring; troubleshooting ventilator problems; triage guidelines; managing multiple trauma; cultural considerations and dozens of illustrations with charts.

Key Features
- 5 tier triage guidelines
- Management of respiratory disorders such as pneumonia, PE, and asthma - commonly seen in critical care areas
- Management of psychiatric emergencies such as psychosis and suicide attempt
- Intra-abdominal pressure monitoring
- Moderate sedation monitoring
- Treatments for each cardiac arrhythmia
- Up-to-date information on ventilator modes
- Quick reference charts and checklists
- Each section identified by distinctive color or tab so user can quickly locate a body of information
- Includes 3 Calculators & 6 interactive flowcharts which helps in making quick decision

Based on: 1st edition
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN-13: 978-1608310999

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Nursing Student Value Bundle
Nursing Student Value Bundle

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Download the free version and preview content from Skyscape’s best selling nursing references. This bundle has essential resources for students starting their career in LPN/LVN or RN programs and for practicing nurses. With Skyscape, the purchased licenses never expire so start building your library now and add resources as you progress in your career.

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- Search all installed resources

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- Davis's Comprehensive Handbook of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests with Nursing Implications.
- Diseases and Disorders: A Nursing Therapeutics Manual.
- Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary, 23rd edition with 65,000 terms, 1,200 full color photos & illustrations, over 100 videos & integrated audio pronunciations.
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HBK of Laboratory and Dx Tests
HBK of Laboratory and Dx Tests

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Davis's Comprehensive Handbook of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests with Nursing Implications. Everything you need to know to understand how tests work, interpret their results, and provide quality patient care - pre-test, intra-test, and post-test.

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Based on: 7th Edition
Author: Anne M. Van Leeuwen MA, BS, MT (ASCP),Mickey L. Bladh RN, BSN, MSN
Publisher: F.A. Davis Company
ISBN-13: 978-0803659438

FULL DESCRIPTION:
Davis's Comprehensive Handbook of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests With Nursing Implications, 7th Edition is nursing-focused and easy-to-read, this handbook delivers all of the information you need to understand how tests work, interpret their results, and provide quality patient care—pre-test, intra-test, and post-test.

Tests and procedures are listed in alphabetical order by their complete name for quick reference. The integrated index allows fast searches by abbreviation, synonym, disease/disorder, specimen type, or test classification. Plus, a Body Systems Appendix includes a list of common laboratory and diagnostic tests for each body system as well as nutrition-related lab tests.

Key Features
- U.S. and Canadian content
- ‘Common Use’ for each monograph to provide an at-a-glance description of what the test is for, presented in everyday language that patients will understand
- Monographs that focus on what you need to do before, during, and after each laboratory and diagnostic test, including…
- Patient Teaching
- Detailed coverage of patient safety
- “Sensitivity to Social and Cultural Issues” and “Nutritional Considerations,” where appropriate
- Diagnostic imaging monographs with explanations of the reasons for the test result
- Pathophysiology information that explains why a lab test result is increased or decreased
- Reference Ranges that are expressed in both conventional and SI units (with the SI unit conversion factor) and include age- and gender-specific variations when indicated and normal variations due to cultural considerations
- Interfering Factors, including food, natural products, timing of test, handling of specimen, underlying patient conditions, and drugs that may interfere with the results of the test
- Full-color tube top guide
- Unique coverage of laboratory and diagnostic tests for subspecialties, such as maternity, therapeutic drug monitoring, nutrition and sensory
- Cross referencing of related lab and diagnostic tests in every monograph
- “Body System” appendix that includes therapeutic drug monitoring and toxicology as well as nutrition-related lab tests

New to this Edition
- The most current information throughout
- Safe and Effective Nursing Care terminology in “Expected Patient Outcomes” sections
- New diagnostic studies, including fungal antibodies, bioelectric impedance analysis, prion disease, and West Nile virus
- Maple leaf icon pointing the way to enhanced Canadian content online in Fast Find: Lab & Dx tests, and much more

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Gray's Anatomy Audio Hot Spots
Gray's Anatomy Audio Hot Spots

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*** HOT SPOTS with Audio Pronunciation ***
Master human anatomy Anytime-Anywhere (No network connection required) at your own pace. Download the FREE app, that includes 8 flash Cards with beautiful high resolution images that can be pinch-zoomed for further clarity. (In-App purchase required to unlock the full set of 391 cards).

Explore these unique features:
* Study crystal clear images with "Hot Spots"
* Several ways to Quiz yourself with reorder type questions
* Stats show details on areas mastered
* Bookmarked cards for feature review

The app is based on the Gray's Anatomy for Students Flash Cards - brilliantly illustrated, full-color anatomic illustrations allow users to test themselves on key anatomic structures and relationships. Separate groups of illustrations are devoted to anatomy and imaging - back, thorax, abdomen, pelvis/perineum, upper limb, lower limb, head and neck, surface anatomy, systemic anatomy.

Based on: 3rd edition
Author: Richard L. Drake, Wayne Vogl, ,Adam W. M. Mitchell
Publisher: Elsevier, Inc.
ISBN-13: 978-1455758982

FULL DESCRIPTION:
Phenomenal artwork found in the 3rd edition of Gray's Anatomy for Students, this set of 350 flashcards is the perfect review companion to help you test your anatomical knowledge for course exams or the USMLE Step 1! It's portable, it's concise, it's simply the best way to study anatomy… in a flash!

Key Features
- Conveniently access all of the need-to-know anatomy information! Each card presents beautiful 4-color artwork or a radiologic image of a particular structure/area of the body, with numbered leader lines indicating anatomical structures; labels to the structures are listed by number on the reverse, in addition to relevant functions, clinical correlations, and more.
- Fully grasp the practical applications of anatomy with "In the Clinic" discussions on most cards, which relate structures to corresponding clinical disorders
- Carry the app wherever your studying takes you
- Access a clear, visual review of key concepts with wiring diagrams that detail the innervation of nerves to organs and other body parts, as well as muscle cards covering functions and attachments.
- Study efficiently while being confident in your mastery of the most important anatomical concepts! Flashcards have been thoroughly revised to reflect the updates made to the companion text, Gray's Anatomy for Students, 3rd Edition.
- Understand the clinical relevance of your anatomical knowledge with brand-new clinical imaging cards added to the set....
Anatomy Atlas, USMLE, Clinical
Anatomy Atlas, USMLE, Clinical

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* Netter's Atlas of Human Anatomy, Interactive Digital version of the 7th print edition
- High-Resolution images with Pinch-Zoom
- Toggle labels ON/OFF

The only anatomy atlas illustrated by physicians, Atlas of Human Anatomy, 7th edition, brings you world-renowned, exquisitely clear views of the human body with a clinical perspective. In addition to the famous work of Dr. Frank Netter, you’ll also find nearly 100 paintings by Dr. Carlos A. G. Machado, one of today’s foremost medical illustrators. Together, these two uniquely talented physician-artists highlight the most clinically relevant views of the human body. In addition, more than 50 carefully selected radiologic images help bridge illustrated anatomy to living anatomy as seen in everyday practice.

* Ferri's Clinical Advisor
* Harrison’s Manual of Medicine
* The Washington Manual of Medical Therapeutics
* First Aid Cases For The USMLE Step 2 CK
* First Aid Q&A for the USMLE Step 1
* First Aid Q&A for the USMLE Step 2 CK
* Harriet Lane Handbook: A Manual for Pediatric House Officers
* Skyscape Labs - Written by Clinician for Clinicians
* MobileDDx Differential Diagnosis Tool
* Stedman's Medical Dictionary
* Surgery On Call - On-the-spot treatment advice on 75+ problems
* Emergency Medicine On Call - Problem-oriented approach EMERG Medicine practice
* Internal Medicine On Call - Latest diagnostic tests and treatment options
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* Spanish-English English-Spanish Medical Dictionary



* Johns Hopkins Manual of Gynecology and Obstetrics
* CURRENT Medical Diagnosis and Treatment


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Handbook on Injectable Drugs
Handbook on Injectable Drugs

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Handbook on Injectable Drugs is the most comprehensive reference on injectable drug data, trusted by pharmacists and other health care professionals globally. Download the FREE app and view selected topics (Approximately 10% of the content is viewable in the free app and tapping on the locked topic will launch the in-app purchase screen).

Handbook on Injectable Drugs is the gold standard reference for compatibility and stability of injectable drugs, useful for academia, drug information centers, hospitals, and long-term care facilities.

Key Features
- Quick data search over 351 drugs
- Monographs cross-referenced with American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (AHFS) Drug Information through AHFS classification numbers
- How to prepare, store and administer drugs
- Information accumulated from 2,788 references, 65+ new to this edition
- Quick identification of drug compatibility with easy to understand icons
- Drugs listed alphabetically by generic name for efficient searching, with brand names also listed
- Tabulated results from primary research on the compatibility of the listed drug with infusion solutions and other drugs
- Four compatibility tables are provided for each drug: solution, additive, syringe, and Y-site
- Storage requirements and general stability information, including pH, freezing, exposure to light, sorption and filtration characteristics, and repackaging information
- Key product data including common sizes, strengths, volumes, and forms in which the drug is supplied. Also includes pH, osmotic value, and other important product information
- Parenteral Drugs by Caryn Bing and Anna Nowobilski-Vasilios. This extended stability information is specifically designed for use in home and other infusion practices.

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RN’s Study Guide Nursing Essen
RN’s Study Guide Nursing Essen

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RN's Study Guide Nursing Essentials: Unlike other texts, it condenses vast amounts of knowledge into manageable basics

Author: Vicky Li, RN, BA
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning;
ISBN-13: 9781284115970

RNís Study Guide: Nursing Essentials is a unique and user-friendly resource that presents students with need to know information to help them thrive on their path to becoming a nurse. Unlike other texts, it condenses vast amounts of knowledge into manageable basics to help nursing students and professionals understand difficult material, prepare for rigorous tests, and provide optimal care for patients and their families.

With a concise and practical approach, RNís Study Guide: Nursing Essentials offers simplified introductions to the major health problems of different systems with important nursing tips and explanations. Also included are useful medical terms, anatomic pointers, points to consider, and precautions.

Chapter 1 Hematologic & Immunologic Issues
Chapter 2 Cardiovascular Issues
Chapter 3 Respiratory Issues
Chapter 4 Neurologic Issues
Chapter 5 Sensory Issues
Chapter 6 Endocrine Issues
Chapter 7 Digestive Issues
Chapter 8 Genitourinary Issues
Chapter 9 Musculoskeletal Issues
Chapter 10 Skin Issues...
Poisoning & Drug Overdose Info
Poisoning & Drug Overdose Info

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Poisoning & Drug Overdose, Seventh Edition should be within reach of every medical toxicologist, emergency physician, and poison control staff member - When every moment counts, count on Poisoning & Drug Overdose

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Designed for speed of use during toxicologic emergencies, this instant-answer guide delivers critical information on the effective diagnosis and treatment of drug-related emergencies and chemical exposures. Enhanced by detailed tables and charts, extensive cross-referencing, and a comprehensive index, the Seventh Edition has been thoroughly updated to reflect newly released drugs and the latest information on existing drugs.

Poisoning & Drug Overdose is divided into four sections:
- Section 1 leads you through initial emergency management, including treatment of coma, hypotension, and other common complications; physical and laboratory diagnosis; and methods of decontamination and enhanced eliminations of poisons
- Section II provides detailed information on hundreds of common drugs and poisons
- Section III describes the use and side effects of more than 80 antidotes and therapeutic drugs
- Section IV covers the medical management of chemical spills and occupational chemical exposures, and includes a table of more than 500 industrial chemicals

Based on: 7th edition
Editor : KENT R. OLSON
Author : KENT R. OLSON
Publisher :

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