140 Must Know Meds

140 Must Know Meds Author Jon Haws
ISBN-10 1508528160
Release 2015-02-18
Pages 190
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Demolish NCLEX(r) Nursing Pharmacology!Pharmacology makes up 15% of the NCLEX(r) test plan. For many nurses medications and pharmacology can be a difficult subject. But not anymore! If you are ready to finally take your NCLEX(r) Pharmacology studies to the next level . . . this is the perfect book for you! With hundreds of pages of the most vital facts about the most tested medications this ebook for nursing students is a must have.Jon Haws RN CCRN from NRSNG.com takes the most commonly tested medications on the NCLEX and in Nursing Pharmacology courses and outlines the MUST know information and nursing considerations so that you can demolish the NCLEX(r) and ace your Pharm course!Over 300+ Pages Jammed PackedThis book essentially takes the guess work out of your studies and allows you to focus your valuable time on learning exactly what you NEED to know. Learn how to ACE the NCLEX(r) . . . Details nursing considerations in flash card format. The most important medications to learn. Obscure testable facts and nursing considerations for 140 medicaitons. Detailed outlines of some of the most common classes of meds. Stop Wasting Valuable TimeIt's all here! You have limited time to prepare for the NCLEX(r). Get more time by using this in depth guide of the only medications that you need to study to pass the NCLEX(r) with flying colors. We are dedicated to your success. In fact, this is the exact same list of questions that I used to pass the NCLEX(r) in 75 questions on my first try just two weeks after graduating nursing school. Cut Your Study Time in HalfOnce you know exactly what to study, you will save hours and hours of study time by cutting through the fluff and focusing your energy on exactly what you need to know. Included in the book is a FREE offer for a lab sheet that contains the 63 lab values you must know to be a great nurse!From NRSNG.com creators of Med of the Day Podcast and SIMCLEX.com the ONLY fully adaptive NCLEX(r) prep program!Scroll up to buy!NCLEX, NCLEX-RN, and NCLEX-PN are registered trademarks of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing, Inc. They hold no affiliation with this book or related products.



Nursing Mnemonics 94 Memory Tricks to Demolish Nursing School

Nursing Mnemonics  94 Memory Tricks to Demolish Nursing School Author Jon Haws
ISBN-10 1511448644
Release 2015-03-26
Pages 122
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READY :: to Take Your Studies to the Next Level?Mnemonics are a proven way to increase the speed of learning and length of retention. This Mnemonic book for nurses and nursing students is packed full of 94 mnemonics with full descriptions and images to help you accelerate your learning. From best selling Amazon author Jon Haws RN CCRN and NRSNG.com | NursingStudentBooks.com this book is easy to use and organized to help you reach your goal of RN. Mnemonics + Images + Descriptions = Accelerated Learning!No more wasted time! Now is the time to take your NCLEX studies seriously with these easy to understand memory aids from NRSNG.com. This book makes a wonderful addition to your other nursing books or a great gift for a the beloved nursing student in your life. LEARN :: Exactly what you need to know!There is no fluff or waste in this book. With 94 well explained and illustrated mnemonics you will get exactly what you need to learn some of the most difficult concepts in nursing school! Mnemonic Categories Include: Med SurgOB/PedsPharmacologyMental HealthFundamentalsThis is truly the complete mnemonic guide available for nursing students.



NURSING The Ultimate Study Guide

NURSING  The Ultimate Study Guide Author Nadia R. Singh
ISBN-10 9780826193360
Release 2011-11-17
Pages 264
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Lab Values

Lab Values Author Jon Haws
ISBN-10 150770478X
Release 2015-02-03
Pages 94
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Save Time:: Lab Values for Nurses#1 Best Selling Nursing Reference Book on AmazonWant to study better, but don't have the time? This book outlines the 63 MUST KNOW lab values for nurses to help them prepare for the NCLEX (r) and care for patients on the floor. Whether you are a student nurse or an experience this book contains the information you need to know to provide superior patient care. Charts + Brief Descriptions = Fast Learning The book includes a brief introduction followed by charts including 63 important lab values with their units, normal ranges, and abbreviations. The charts are followed by a brief description for each individual value including: indications, what would cause abnormal values, and a description of the lab value itself. Download :: Lab Values: 63 Must Know Lab Values for Nurses Lab Values contains an easy to read and follow catalog of the most essential labs for nurses. Color graphics and charts Normal lab values and common abbreviations Descriptions of each value Correct filling order for specimen tubes Stop wasting time on you studies and start acing exams and spending more time actually caring for patients. With this ebook for kindle or kindle app you will learn the 63 most important labs for nurses and the NCLEX - RN (r). This is the perfect pocket guide and makes lab value interpretation easy. **FREE** Gift included (4 Page PDF download and lab charts). NCLEX, NCLEX-RN, and NCLEX-PN are registered trademarks of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing, Inc. They hold no affiliation with this product.



Medical Dosage Calculations For Dummies

Medical Dosage Calculations For Dummies Author Richard Snyder
ISBN-10 9781118055885
Release 2011-05-09
Pages 384
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Score your highest in a medical dosage calculations course A recent shortage of nurses in a society with an aging population has triggered the demand for students to enter the field of medical study. A dosage calculations course is required for most students earning an applied science degree in nursing, pharmacology, or paramedic programs. Medical Dosage Calculations For Dummies tracks a typical dosage calculations course and provides helpful content in an approachable and easy-to-understand format. Plus, you'll get examples of the various calculations made to determine the appropriate quantity of drug or solution that should be administered to patients. Calculating drug dosages utilizing ratio-proportion, formula, and dimensional analysis Systems of measurement, including metric and apothecary and other conversion equivalents for a global audience The ins and outs of the charting systems for MAR (Medicine Administration Records) If you're one of the hundreds of thousands of students aspiring to enter the medical field, Medical Dosage Calculations For Dummies is your ticket for scoring your highest on exams.



NCLEX RN Drug Guide 300 Medications You Need to Know for the Exam

NCLEX RN Drug Guide  300 Medications You Need to Know for the Exam Author Kaplan Nursing
ISBN-10 9781506201986
Release 2015-08-04
Pages 336
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The most streamlined, portable, and easy-to-use drug guide to help you pass the NCLEX-RN! This pocket-sized review for prospective nurses gives you the focused, key information you need to know about medications commonly seen on the test. Kaplan's NCLEX-RN Drug Guide includes: Generic names, brand names, phonetic pronunciations, and drug families for 300 frequently tested medications Concise nursing considerations and must-know side effects for each medication NEW! Expert guidance for studying drugs effectively Pregnancy risk category and controlled substance schedule for every drug Common medical abbreviations you'll use on the job Abbreviations to avoid when recording medication orders Terms are grouped by medication category, and each page features two terms with the complete explanations. With Kaplan's NCLEX-RN Drug Guide, you know you are getting the most up-to-date, expert information available to prepare for the exam!



Nursing School Cheat Sheets

Nursing School Cheat Sheets Author Donovan Gow
ISBN-10 1523926376
Release 2016-03-03
Pages 94
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Make nursing school easier, ace your exams and crush the NCLEX(c) with this great quick reference study guide including 50 cheat sheets covering must-know nursing fundamentals, lab values, drugs, health assessment, mnemonics and more! These high quality cheat sheets cover key topics including nursing labs, fluids and electrolytes, acid-base balance, medications, assessment, cardiac, pulmonary, neurological, pediatrics and precautions. Buy it now and start making nursing school easier today! Makes a great gift for future and current nursing students, recent grads or anyone looking to brush up on their nursing fundaments with a quick study guide. 50 Cheat Sheets include: Labs & Measurements Common Hematology Values White Blood Cell (WBC) Mnemonic Coagulation Values Anticoagulation Therapy Overview Electrolyte Values Arterial Blood Gas (ABG) Values Commonly Ordered Blood Panels Cholesterol & Triglycerides (mg/dL) ABO Blood Groups A1C - Diabetes Fasting Blood Glucose and Oral Glucose Tolerance Tests - Diabetes Common Measurement Abbreviations & Conversions Celsius to Fahrenheit Conversion Fluids & Electrolytes, Acid-Base Balance Determining Acidosis & Alkalosis Acid-Base Mnemonic Edema Scale Medications 20 Common Drug Group Stems Top 10 Most Prescribed Drugs in the U.S. Common Medication Antidotes Medication Administration Abbreviations Medications Route Abbreviations The Joint Commission's Official "Do Not Use" List of Abbreviations 7 Parts of a Legal Medication Order General Assessment Assessment Abbreviations Anatomical Planes Anatomical Directional Terms Anatomical Body Movement Adult Vital Signs Pressure Ulcer Staging Wallace Rule of Nines to Determine Total Burn Surface Area Cardiac Blood Pressure: Hypotension and Hypertension Heart Sound Auscultation Landmarks ECG Overview & Electrode (Lead) Placement ECG Components & Normal Values ECG Paper Basics ECG Interpretation Steps Pulmonary Normal Breath Sounds Adventitious (Abnormal) Breath Sounds Pulmonary Function Tests (PFTs) & Spirometry Neurological Deep Tendon Reflex (DTR) Scoring Cranial Nerves - Function Cranial Nerves - Mnemonic: Names of Nerves Cranial Nerves - Mnemonic: Sensory, Motor, or Both Decorticate versus Decerebrate Posturing Glasgow Coma Scale Pediatrics APGAR Score Rh Incompatibility & Hemolytic Disease of the Newborn Precautions Standard Precautions Transmission-Based Precautions Order of Donning & Removing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)



36 Nursing Cheat Sheets for Students

36 Nursing Cheat Sheets for Students Author Jon Haws
ISBN-10 1508558884
Release 2015-03-23
Pages 58
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It's Time To ACE the NCLEX(r)Ready to take your studies to the next level? This ebook contains the most needed, most referenced, and sometimes most confusing information in an easy to read, understand, and remember way.36 nursing reference pages in full color ranging in topics from respiratory to medication you will love having this handy book on your phone while in clinical or class. Stop Wasting TimeLook we've all been there. . . nursing school is hard. You never know what is MOST important and what you should be focusing on. Not any more. With this easy to read and use book you have exactly what you need right at your finger tips.With tables, pictures, graphs and more . . . you are ready to soar!Perfect for the new nurse or nursing student looking to save time and energy in their studies.Topics Include* Injection Sites (IM) * Common Laboratory Values * Blood Gas Analysis * Blood Gas Interpretation * Blood Compatibility* Anticoagulant Therapy* Heart Murmurs* Glasgow Coma Scale * Cranial Nerves * Wallace Rule of Nines - Burn Severity * Edema Scale * Wigger Diagram * Heart Sounds * Normal EKG * 12 Lead EKG Placement* EKG Strip Interpretation * Abnormal EKG * 5 Lead EKG Placement * Heart Murmurs* Shock * Hierarchy of O2 Delivery * Wound (Pressure Ulcer) Staging * IV Fluid Therapy * Medication Antidotes * Insulin Onset, Peak, and Durations * Common Drug Stems * Common Critical Care Drips * Common Light Sensitive Drugs * Celsius to Fahrenheit Conversion * Nursing Calculations * Nursing Math Conversions * APGAR Scoring * Breath Sounds * Maslow Hierarchy of Needs * Head to Toe Assessment Checklist * Adult Vital Signs What are you waiting for?



Acute Nursing Care

Acute Nursing Care Author Ian Peate
ISBN-10 9781317902775
Release 2014-08-01
Pages 376
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Delays in recognising deterioration or inappropriate management of people in acute care settings can result in late treatment, avoidable admissions to intensive care units and in some instances unnecessary deaths. As the role of the nurse in healthcare settings continues to change and evolve, today’s student nurses need to be equipped with the fundamental skills to recognise and manage deterioration in the patient in a competent and confident manner, as you learn to become practitioners of the future. Using a body systems approach and emphasising the central role and function of the nurse throughout, this book provides a comprehensive overview of the essential issues in this important subject. Topics covered include: recognition and identification of physiological deterioration in adults; identification of disordered physiology that may lead to a medical emergency linked to deterioration of normal function; relevant anatomy and physiology; pathophysiological changes and actions that need to be taken; immediate recognition and response; investigations, diagnosis and management issues; and teaching and preventative strategies.



An Easy Pill to Swallow

An Easy Pill to Swallow Author Brett Sunku
ISBN-10 9780994783400
Release 2015-05-05
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This book tackles the issues that go overlooked in conventional pharmacy schooling. Given that money and finance are a vital, central issue in daily retail pharmacy operation, it's of paramount importance to be able to discuss the subject with ease even within confrontation. The first 5 chapters concentrates on the technical aspect of billing third party payers in British Columbia. The following 4 chapters concentrate on the dynamics of discussing money in retail pharmacy. From what to say to the nonverbal communication of how to say it, this is valuable information not only for the workplace but in every aspect of life. The principles in this book will not only increase productivity and sales but reduce anxiety as the employee learns to navigate the most confrontational subjects with ease.



The Science of Marijuana

The Science of Marijuana Author Leslie L. Iversen
ISBN-10 0199795983
Release 2007-12-07
Pages 296
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In The Science of Marijuana Leslie Iversen explains the remarkable advances that have been made in scientific research on cannabis with the discovery of specific receptors and the existence of naturally occurring cannabis-like substances in the brain. Dr. Iversen provides an objective and up-to-date assessment of the scientific basis for the medical use of cannabis and what risks this may entail. The recreational use of the drug and how it affects users is described along with some predictions about how attitudes to cannabis may change in the future.



Med School Confidential

Med School Confidential Author Robert H. Miller
ISBN-10 9781429907187
Release 2007-04-01
Pages 304
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Med School Confidential from Robert H. Miller and Daniel M. Bissell uses the same chronological format and mentor-based system that have made Law School Confidential and Business School Confidential such treasured and popular guides. It takes the reader step-by-step through the entire med school process--from thinking about, applying to, and choosing a medical school and program, through the four-year curriculum, internships, residencies, and fellowships, to choosing a specialty and finding the perfect job. With a foreword by Chair of the Admissions Committee at Dartmouth Medical School Harold M. Friedman, M.D., Med School Confidential provides what no other book currently does: a comprehensive, chronological account of the full medical school experience.



Obstetrics NCLEX Essentials a Study Guide for Nursing Students

Obstetrics NCLEX Essentials  a Study Guide for Nursing Students Author Jon Haws
ISBN-10 1539694518
Release 2016-10-23
Pages 146
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Many nursing students get very little clinical experience with obstetrics (mom/baby) patients. OB/GYN can be a very challenging course and clinical setting for many nurses. It truly takes a sensitive, strong, and confident nurse to work in OB. This book provides an enormous resource for the nursing student and practicing OB nurse. Created, written, and edited by the NRSNG.com team (actual US nurses) this book provides a real world look and outline into the most important factors and elements you need to know to do well in an OB course or clinical. Full of images and outlines on the most commonly seen and tested components of OB nursing, this book is a must have in your study arsenal and makes the complicated topic incredibly easy.



The Golem

The Golem Author Harry M. Collins
ISBN-10 9781107604650
Release 2012-03-29
Pages 204
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Second edition of a very well received title which demystifies science and is highly readable on complex subjects.



Possible Worlds

Possible Worlds Author J.B.S. Haldane
ISBN-10 9781351497749
Release 2017-07-05
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Haldane advanced genetics, population biology and evolutionary theory. This volume emphasizes important developments in natural sciences in the early-20th century. It describes Haldane's views on society, art, religion and economy as seen through the eyes of a politically alert major scientist.



Nursing Care Plans

Nursing Care Plans Author Meg Gulanick
ISBN-10 9780323428101
Release 2016-11-14
Pages 1008
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Learn to think like a nurse with the bestselling nursing care planning book on the market! Covering the most common medical-surgical nursing diagnoses and clinical problems seen in adults, Nursing Care Plans: Diagnoses, Interventions, and Outcomes, 9th Edition contains 217 care plans, each reflecting the latest best practice guidelines. This new edition specifically features three new care plans, two expanded care plans, updated content and language reflecting the most current clinical practice and professional standards, enhanced QSEN integration, a new emphasis on interprofessional collaborative practice, an improved page design, and more. It’s everything you need to create and customize effective nursing care plans! 217 total care plans provide more care plans than any other book. Prioritized care planning guidance internally organizes care plans from "actual" to "risk" diagnoses, from general to specific interventions, and from independent to collaborative/interprofessional interventions, to help you select the most important, priority interventions for your particular patients. Introductory chapter explains the components of nursing care plans, NANDA-I nursing diagnoses, the NIC and NOC systems, and how to create nursing care plans. Latest NANDA-I taxonomy is integrated throughout to incorporate the very latest NANDA-I nursing diagnoses, related factors, and defining characteristics. Latest NIC and NOC labels ensure you are made aware of appropriate interventions and outcomes. 70 nursing diagnosis care plans include the most common/important NANDA-I nursing diagnoses, providing the building blocks for you to create your own individualized care plans. 150 disorders care plans cover virtually every common medical-surgical condition, organized by body system. Health promotion and risk factor management care plans emphasize the importance of preventive care and teaching for self-management. Basic nursing concepts care plans focuses on concepts that apply to disorders found in multiple body systems. Nursing diagnosis care plan format includes a definition/explanation of the diagnosis, related factors, defining characteristics, expected outcomes, related NOC Outcomes and NIC Interventions, ongoing assessment, and therapeutic interventions. Disorders care plan format covers synonyms for the disorder (for ease in cross referencing), a definition, common related factors, defining characteristics, expected outcomes, NOC Outcomes and NIC Interventions, ongoing assessment, and therapeutic interventions for each relevant nursing diagnosis. Independent and collaborative/interprofessional interventions are highlighted by special icons that differentiate between independent and collaborative/interprofessional interventions. 30 online care plans are hosted on the Evolve companion site in a user-friendly PDF format that allows you to cut-and-paste care plan contents to create customized care plans.



Memorizing Pharmacology A Relaxed Approach

Memorizing Pharmacology  A Relaxed Approach Author Tony Guerra
ISBN-10 9781329898448
Release 2016-02-28
Pages 240
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"As a working parent of 4yearold triplet daughters, I understand time management presents one of the greatest barriers to my pharmacology students' success. Many students feel that cold sense of overwhelm and information overload. This easytoread guide organizes pharmacology into manageable, logical steps you can fit in short pockets of time. The proven system helps you memorize medications quickly and form immediate connections. With mnemonics from students and instructors, you'll see how both sides approach learning. After you've finished the 200 Top Drugs in this book, reading pharmacology exam questions will seem like reading plain English. You'll have a new understanding of pharmacology to do better in class, clinical and your board exam. You'll feel the confidence you'd hoped for as a future health professional. For patients and caregivers, this book provides a means to memorize medications to quickly and articulately communicate with your health providers." --from the back cover.