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God in the ICU
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 38,580. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
biography of a praying anesthesiologist facing his own personal trials yet seeing lives profoundly impacted in response to prayer as well as intensive medical care. dramatic case histories of patients in the intensive care unit combine with moving human stories of a compassionate doctor calling on a god who cares and responds to prayer to make an un-put-downable read.
Military and Veterans Suicide: Air Force Guide for Managing Suicidal Behavior, A Clinical Guide with Strategies, Resources and Tools, and the 2012 VA Suicide Data Report
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,050. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This compendium on the problem of military and veteran suicides includes two documents: the Air Force Guide for Managing Suicidal Behavior and the Suicide Data Report of the Department of Veterans Affairs.
NCLEX Questions: Respiratory System
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Series: NCLEX. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This is a collection of multiple choice questions focused on the respiratory system for students preparing for the NCLEX. Areas covered by questions include upper respiratory tract, lower respiratory tract, chest wall, pulmonary circulation, gas exchange, health history assessment, physical examination assessment, lab/diagnostic tests, analysis, interventions and supplementary questions.
Pulmonary Board Review Questions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book is 25 questions, answers, along with detailed explanations of board review questions in the area of pulmonary medicine. This book is helpful for medical students, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and nurses. It may be also helpful to respiratory therapists preparing for the clinical simulations.
Patellofemoral Syndrome
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Price: $17.00 USD. Words: 27,140. Language: French. Published: January 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The purpose of this ebook is to inform and assist people suffering from patellofemoral syndrome, as well as those around them. It provides them with information that is complete, clear, precise and instructive, and with illustrations to enhance understanding of this condition.
The Cholesterol Myth: Is Your Cholesterol Lowering Drug a Lifesaver or Hype?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,040. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart
In this book, you are going to learn: 1. What causes high cholesterol levels? 2. What diseases will increase cholesterol levels? 3. Can lifestyle changes truly lower cholesterol levels? 4. Are drugs that lower cholesterol harmful or beneficial? Happy reading!
Therapeutic Education Direction & Intervention (TEDI): Volume 2: Activity Kits for Special Needs Children: Communication and Gross Motor
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Price: $9.98 USD. Words: 9,620. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
Therapeutic Education: Direction and Intervention: TEDI (six volumes. From initial traumatic brain injury or acquired condition into a rehabilitation program, and a progressive skill building blend of therapy (PT,OT, SLP and CT) and education. The TEDI program allows for the setting of meaningful goals for children with severe disabilities. Vol. 2: has Communication, Gross Motor activities.
The COAT & Review Approach: How to recognise and manage unwell patients
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Price: Free! Words: 7,110. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This manual provides junior healthcare workers with a simple structured approach which can be used to assist them in the early recognition of the deteriorating patient. It also provides a format for approaching the unwell patient which prioritises identifying and correcting immediately life-threatening problems.
Are Hidden Allergies Making You Sick?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Allergies
Are you tired all the time? Do you have chronic sinus infections and fatigue? Do you suffer mind fog and sleepiness? Hidden allergies may be the culprit. Author's journey of discovery could help you, too. Includes invaluable tips for living with allergies and finding a competent physician to make the correct diagnosis.
The Vortex Approach: Management of the Unanticipated Difficult Airway
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Price: Free! Words: 11,880. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This text outlines a simple, team-based approach to managing the unanticipated difficult airway. The approach is designed to address many of the issues identified as contributing to morbidity & mortality in difficult airway management. It consists of a comprehensive education program based around a simple framework for decision making and supported by a straightforward cognitive tool.
21st Century Wegener’s Granulomatosis Sourcebook: Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians - Diagnosis, Testing, Treatment, Drugs, Vasculitis and Related Autoimmune Diseases
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 133,720. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / immune system
This comprehensive ebook provides authoritative information and practical advice from the nation's health experts about Wegener’s Granulomatosis.
21st Century Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP) Sourcebook: Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians - Steele-Richardson-Olszewski Syndrome, Symptoms, Supportive Therapies, Parkinson's
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 222,360. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This comprehensive ebook provides authoritative information and practical advice from the nation's health experts about Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP), also known as Steele-Richardson-Olszewski syndrome.
Condensed Psychopharmacology 2013
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,490. Language: American English. Published: January 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This is a 2013 pocket guide of psychopharmacology. It is intended to serve as a quick resource for health care professionals and students whom have involvement with psychiatric medications and patients. It serves to give the clinician a foothold in an environment that differs from other experiences in medicine, with differing terminology and disease states.
The Incentive Cure
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,570. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Health care in the US needs a cure, and this book provides one that can be implemented today and tomorrow. It's all about fixing the incentives that currently encourage doctors, nurses, hospitals and others to be bad instead of being what they want to be -- good. It's a call to action for a new national project: delivering an effective and lasting cure to the American health care system.
Mindfulness Meditation For People Who Stammer (Stutter)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
An eBook (2627 words) that teaches you the technique of Mindfulness Meditation and how you can use it to calm anxious thoughts associated with stammering and live in the present moment.
Guerrilla Nursing
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,960. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
A humorous presentation of behavioral advice for medical workers, primarily entry level hospital nurses. Techniques for preserving the nurse's sanity while optimizing patient care are presented in sample conversations and situations. Chapters are prefaced with a cartoon illustration highlighting an element of nursing or hospital life.
NCLEX Practice Exam Questions
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Series: NCLEX. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This ebook is a collection of multiple choice questions on a wide variety of topics frequently covered on NCLEX examinations. Question content is suitable for students taking the NCLEX-RN examination.
Ocular Pharmacology
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book contains medicines used in treatment of eye diseases.Appropriate details are given and unusual description is intentionally avoided Not so many books on this topic are available. This book will be helpful for students preparing for examinations of MBBS, MD, and post graduate eye examinations like MRCS, FRCopth and FCPS and ICO
Healthcare for Immigrants and Refugees
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,870. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
This is the second book in the "Dimensions of Culture Healthcare Series." This book looks at what health care professionals need to know to provide culturally responsive care to immigrants and refugees to the United States. The psychosocial experience of immigrants, medical consultation best practices, and special topics related to refugee children are addressed.
A Simple Guide to Gallstones and Gallbldder Diseasess
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Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 34. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal
Gallstones are stones which are found in the gallbladder which is a sac that store bile from the liver. They are made from 1. cholesterol 2. calcium and 3. other substances in the bile. How are Gallstones formed? Gallstones are formed when cholesterol and other substances like calcium found in bile combine to form stones. They are more common in 1. Fat 2. Females 3. Forty years