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NCLEX Questions: Drug Dosage Calculations
Series: NCLEX, Book 26. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This is a collection of questions on calculating dosages that can be used as a review tool for NCLEX test takers. Topics covered include parenteral drug dosage, reconstitution of solutions, alternative dosage calculation methods, pediatric dosages, combination drugs, adult dosages based on body weight and IV solutions. Answers are included after each question section.
Trombosis Venosa
Series: La Medicina hecha fácil - Medicine Made Easy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,720. Language: Spanish. Published: June 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
La trombosis venosa es una enfermedad importante, por su frecuencia, su gravedad, y porque es relativamente sencillo prevenirla: llegaríamos incluso a evitar muchas muertes. En este libro, un médico especialista en Angiología y Cirugía Vascular explica en un lenguaje próximo y claro las causas, consecuencias, tratamiento y prevención de la trombosis venosa profunda y las flebitis.
Blinkered
Price: Free! Words: 18,190. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Chronic disease, Antibiotics resistance and Lyme disease- This essay argues that three major threats to human health are rooted in a state of complacency in modern medicine, as valuable knowledge is routinely repressed. Is our medical system too convenient to change? Blinkered suggests a set of proposals and opportunities relevant to every stakeholder of the healthcare ecosystem.
Colours of Fire – The Life of Hanna Chrzanowska – Twentieth Century Florence Nightingale
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 31,810. Language: British English. Published: June 8, 2014 by William R. Parks. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This is a story about a Polish nurse, Hanna Chrzanowska (1902 -1973), a twentieth Century Florence Nightingale. Hanna was a great Polish patriot. During the Second World War, her tireless work with the homeless and refugees in Kraków significantly avoided mass hunger and outright starvation in the over-crowded city. The author of this book, Dr. Gosia Brykczyńska, resides in London, England.
The Science of Prostate Cancer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,350. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book is written primarily for the newly diagnosed prostate cancer patient with very early stage low-risk disease. It provides these prostate cancer patients and their families access to the new studies about prostate cancer treatments. Our understanding of this disease has radically changed in the past few years. Over treatment is now a major concern for men with this disease.
Nursing Study Guide: Your Nursing Assistant To Do Well In School
Series: College and Preparation. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,370. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Are you ready for a nursing school? What if you are already on a nursing major and want some extra help? The single resource contains all of the core information an undergraduate nursing student needs to know from the first day of nursing school through the NCLEX-RN.
A Simple Guide to Hyperparathyroidism, Treatment and Related Diseases
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,140. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Hyperparathyroid disease is a condition when the parathyroid gland produces too much parathyroid hormones resulting in hypercalcemia Introduction Chapter 1 Hyperparathyroidism Chapter 2 More Facts about Hyperparathyroidism Chapter 3 Treatment of Hyperparathyroidism Chapter 4 Hypercalcemia Chapter 5 Calcium and Phosphorus Metabolism A Summary Chapter 6 Parathyroid Hyperplasia Epilogue
A Simple Guide to Anemia, Treatment and Related Diseases
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,010. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Anemia is a blood condition in which the hemoglobin is lower than the average value of a normal person or the red blood cells is fewer than normal Introduction Chapter 1 Anemia Chapter 2 Interesting Facts about Anemia Chapter 3 Treatment of Anemia Chapter 4 Iron Deficiency Anemia Chapter 5 Hemolytic Anemia Chapter 6 Aplastic Anemia Chapter 7 Thalassemia Chapter 8 Pernicious Anemia Epilogue
Topic: Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk: Suicide and Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Series: Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk, Book 27. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014 by American Association of Suicidology. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This ebook summarizes research on the relationship between Inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) and suicide risk. IBDs include Crohn’s (CD), ulcerative and indeterminate colitis (IC). The text explores the research on physical symptoms and their psychological effects and discussion of the relationships between inflammation and IBDs. Practical recommendations for caregivers are included.
Truth & Myths About... Varicose Veins
Series: La Medicina hecha fácil - Medicine Made Easy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,430. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Finally, a practical and understandable review of venous disease and varicose veins, suitable for all audiences! Written in plain, accessible language at any level; designed so that anyone can understand it perfectly. And designed for a single purpose: to tell the truth about venous disease and varicose veins, and disclose the false myths and lies usually surrounding them.
Lo que debes saber sobre... Varices
Series: La Medicina hecha fácil - Medicine Made Easy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,620. Language: Spanish. Published: May 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
¡Por fin una revisión práctica y comprensible sobre la enfermedad venosa y las varices, apta para todos los públicos! Redactada en un lenguaje cercano y accesible a cualquier nivel; pensada para que cualquiera la pueda entender perfectamente. Y diseñada para un único propósito: contaros la verdad sobre la enfermedad venosa y las varices, y desvelar los falsos mitos y mentiras que la rodean.
NCLEX Questions: Drug Calculations
Series: NCLEX, Book 25. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This is a collection of questions on calculating dosages that can be used as a review tool for NCLEX test takers. Topics covered include an abbreviation review, medication orders, ratio and proportion method, formula method, dimension analysis method, oral medications and parenteral medications.
Compassionate Healthcare-Rehumanising Medicine (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Book 26. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,320. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
Dr Robin Youngson interviewed by Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft. Robin is an anesthesiologist trained in the UK and practicing in New Zealand for the last twenty years. Robin is an inspiring visionary and catalyst for truly compassionate, holistic, mindful and healing healthcare.
Orthorad
Price: Free! Words: 340. Language: German. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
Orthorad is used as an reference database for traumatologic plain film radiography
Telemedicine Templates for Physicians - Improve Speed and Efficiency
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Telemedicine utilization and adoption is exploding. Physicians are busier than ever and telemedicine fills a void by granting access to patients from around the globe. As a provider, time is of the essence and recreating the same documentation over and over is a waste of time. This short and simple book provides the common phrases, prescriptions and patient instructions that telemedicine provid
Cholinergic Urticaria: A Guide to Chronic Heat Hives
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,460. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014 by S.L. Page. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
At age 18, Ben’s life took a dramatic turn when he developed cholinergic urticaria--a hives disorder that reacts to heat. Over the next decade, he struggled to find ways to manage the condition, often trying various remedies in the process. Eventually, by God's grace, he was able to overcome his hives.
Treatment Update: Colorectal Cancer
Price: Free! Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Colorectal cancer can change everything for patients and families. But it is important to keep in mind that treatment advances have led to great progress in managing this diagnosis. This publication provides a reader-friendly overview of new treatment options and strategies that are helping people better cope with the challenges of colorectal cancer and maintain quality of life during treatment.
A Simple Guide to Restless Leg Syndrome and Related Diseases
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 52. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Restless Legs Syndrome and Related Diseases or in vernacular terms What You Need to Move Your Restless Legs Intermittently
A Simple Guide to Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Treatment and Related Diseases
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 51. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,330. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Treatment and Related Diseases TABLE OF CONTENT Introduction Chapter 1 Irritable Bowel Syndrome Chapter 2 Interesting Facts of Irritable Bowel Syndrome Chapter 3 Treatment of Irritable Bowel Syndrome Chapter 4 Ulcerative Colitis Chapter 5 Diverticulosis Chapter 6 Colon Polyp Chapter 7 Megacolon Epilogue
The Clinician's Guide to Semantic Feature Analysis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Hearing & speech, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Students new to Semantic Feature Analysis (SFA) or experienced speech-language pathologists wanting to expand on its application will find many uses for this short and quick overview of the method, theory, and evidence-base of SFA, This evidence-based guide reviews steps and tips for implementing one type of SFA and its variations, and briefly summarizes related research.