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Radford, M. (2011). Preoperative assessment and perioperative management
This book covers a range of perioperative concepts centrally related to pre operative assessment and development of a perioperative management system. It includes clinical chapters concentrating on core and specialist skills for patient preparation and safety, plus clinically topics considered for special consideration such as the elderly and high risk patient.
Jeffries, P.R. (2012). Developing successful health care education simulation centers : the consortium model
Wittmann-Price, R.A. (2012). Maternal-child nursing test success : an unfolding case study review
Based on a philosophy of active learning, this innovative and refreshing study aid is designed to help students learn the fundamentals of maternal-child nursing through unfolding case studies. Nursing content is woven into vivid case vignettes that evolve over time, thus engaging students and helping them develop critical thinking and clinical decision-making skills. The text also serves as a comprehensive workbook for students preparing for the NCLEX-RN
Nursing outcomes indicators: a shared project with the Canadian Nurses Association (2011)
Borbasi, S. (2012). Navigating the maze of nursing research
The ideal tool for nursing students in Australia and New Zealand learning how to access, evaluate and apply research findings in everyday clinical practice at an introductory level.
Bussell, G. (2011). PCOS For Dummies
Practical advice and information for living with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) is a condition in which there is an imbalance of a woman’s female sex hormones, and affects an estimated 10% of all women. This hormone imbalance may cause changes in the menstrual cycle, acne, small cysts in the ovaries, difficulty conceiving, high blood pressure, and other problems
Lewis, V. (2007). Reproductive endocrinology and infertility
Shoupe, D. (2006). The handbook of contraception: a guide for practical management
This book reviews the currently available forms of contraception, including new delivery systems such as the patch and vaginal ring, new formulation oral contraceptive pills, and the extended cycle regimen, as well as the more established methods. A superb reference for the primary care clinician, this easy-to-read text discusses the practical aspects of each method as related to administration issues, failure rates, side effects, contraindications, and special considerations.