Anatomy and Physiology for Nurses at a Glance


Author: Ian Peate,Muralitharan Nair
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118746279
Category: Medical
Page: 168
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Anatomy and Physiology for Nurses at a Glance is the perfect companion for study and revision for pre-registration nursing and healthcare students, from the publishers of the market-leading at a Glance series. Combining superb illustrations with accessible and informative text, this book covers all the body systems and key concepts encountered from the start of the pre-registration nursing or healthcare programme, and is ideal for anyone looking for an overview of the human body. Providing a concise, visual overview of anatomy and physiology and the related biological sciences, this book will help students develop practical skills, enabling them to become caring, kind and compassionate nurses. Superbly illustrated, with full colour illustrations throughout Breaks down complex concepts in an accessible way Written specifically for nursing and healthcare students with all the information they need Includes access to a companion website with self-assessment questions for each chapter Available in a range of digital formats- perfect for ‘on the go’ study and revision

Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology


Author: Frederic Martini
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Human anatomy
Page: 945
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/*0-13-009021-2, Martini, Frederic H., Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology Learning System Edition, Fifth Edition*/ Fundamentals of Anatomy & Physiology, Fifth Edition is the core of the Martini Learning System Edition. This innovative new format contains the complete text unabridged, unbound and three-hole punched as well as the Martini Interactive Student CD-ROM and access to the Martini Online Web site. Martini Learning System Edition gives readers flexibility and convenience without sacrificing high-quality content. This books covers all body systems and organs. For college instructors, students, and readers who already have an introduction to anatomy and physiology. This is a sophomore-level book related to the fields of biology, allied health, nursing, and physical education.

Fundamentals of Children's Anatomy and Physiology

A Textbook for Nursing and Healthcare Students
Author: Ian Peate,Elizabeth Gormley-Fleming
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118625048
Category: Medical
Page: 528
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When caring for the well or ill child, recognising andresponding to their anatomical and physiological differences isessential. Fundamentals of Children’s Anatomy andPhysiology provides child nursing students and registerednurses with a succinct but complete overview of the structure andfunction of the child’s body, plus clinical applicationsthroughout to demonstrate how the concepts relate to real-lifenursing. Each chapter lists learning outcomes and includes clinical considerations, body maps, a range ofhigh-quality illustrations and test-your-knowledge questions. The book is also accompanied by a companion website with furtherself-assessment and quizzes.

Human Anatomy' 2007 Ed.2007 Edition


Author: N.A
Publisher: Rex Bookstore, Inc.
ISBN: 9780071259712
Category:
Page: N.A
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Anatomy and Physiology For Dummies


Author: Maggie Norris,Donna Rae Siegfried
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118073452
Category: Science
Page: 360
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Learn about the human body from the inside out Every year, more than 100,000 degrees are completed in biology or biomedical sciences. Anatomy and physiology classes are required for these majors and others such as life sciences and chemistry, and also for students on a pre-med track. These classes also serve as valuable electives because of the importance and relevance of this subject's content. Anatomy and Physiology For Dummies, 2nd Edition, appeals to students and life-learners alike, as a course supplement or simply as a guide to this intriguing field of science. With 25 percent new and revised content, including updated examples and references throughout, readers of the new edition will come to understand the meanings of terms in anatomy and physiology, get to know the body's anatomical structures, and gain insight into how the structures and systems function in sickness and health. New examples, references, and case studies Updated information on how systems function in illness and in health Newest health discovers and insights into how the body works Written in plain English and packed with dozens of beautiful illustrations, Anatomy & Physiology For Dummies is your guide to a fantastic voyage of the human body.

The Handbook for Nurse Associates and Assistant Practitioners


Author: Gillian Rowe,Chris Counihan,Scott Ellis,Deborah Gee,Kevin Graham,Michelle Henderson,Janette Barnes,Jade Carter-Bennett
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 152641760X
Category: Medical
Page: 320
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Written specifically for students who are undertaking a foundation degree or higher level apprenticeship in healthcare practice, or for those studying for the new nurse associate role, this book provides readers with the core knowledge and skills, giving them a springboard to further study. Key features include: a one-stop shop for the course including a broad range of topics such as study skills, professional development, infection control and health promotion, health sciences, mental health, learning disabilities, children and families, clinical case studies throughout to show how theory relates to real-life practice different levels of activity to help students ‘step up learning’ whether they are at level 4 or 5 Written by a wide range of authors with both experience in practice and in running degrees in nursing and health, the book is essential reading for all healthcare support workers, assistant practitioners and nurse associates.

Making Sense of Human Anatomy and Physiology

A Learner-Friendly Approach
Author: Earle Abrahamson,Jane Langston
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
ISBN: 1623171741
Category: Medical
Page: 168
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Designed to be user-friendly and informative for both students and teachers, this book provides a road map for understanding problems and issues that arise in the study of anatomy and physiology. Students will find tips to develop specific study skills that lead to maximum understanding and retention. They will learn strategies not only for passing an examination or assessment, but also for permanently retaining the fundamental building blocks of anatomical study and application. For the teacher and educator, the book provides useful insight into practical and effective assessment techniques, explores the subject matter from a learning approach perspective, and considers different methods of teaching to best to convey the message and meaning of anatomy and physiology. Supported by clear diagrams and illustrations, this is a key text for teachers who want a useful toolbox of creative techniques and ideas that will enhance the learning experience. In addition to the wealth of information it provides, Making Sense of Human Anatomy and Physiology sets in place a bedrock of learning skills for future study, regardless of the subject. Students of beauty therapies, holistic and complementary therapies, and fitness professionals--yoga teachers, personal trainers, sports coaches, and dance teachers--will gain not only a basic understanding of anatomy and physiology, but also the skills to learn such a subject. Allied professionals in nursing, biomedical science, dentistry, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, midwifery, zoology, biology and veterinary science will also find this book an invaluable resource. The final chapters offer suggestions for the further exploration of concepts, assessment, learning activities, and applications.

Research and the Quality of Science Education


Author: Kerst Boersma,Martin Goedhart,Onno de Jong,Harrie Eijkelhof
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1402036736
Category: Science
Page: 507
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In August 2003 over 400 researchers in the field of science education from all over the world met at the 4th ESERA conference in Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands. During the conference 300 papers about actual issues in the field, such as the learning of scientific concepts and skills, scientific literacy, informal science learning, science teacher education, modeling in science education were presented. The book contains 40 of the most outstanding papers presented during the conference. These papers reflect the quality and variety of the conference and represent the state of the art in the field of research in science education.

Anatomie und Physiologie für Dummies


Author: Maggie Norris,Donna Rae Siegfried
Publisher: VCH
ISBN: 9783527708284
Category:
Page: 358
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Unser Körper ist ein komplexes System, in dem viele unterschiedlich aufgebaute Teile zusammenwirken. In ”Anatomie und Physiologie für Dummies“ erfahren die Leser, was sie über Knochen, Muskeln, Nerven, Hormone und den Rest, der den menschlichen Körper ausmacht, wissen müssen. Das ist aber natürlich noch nicht alles. Donna Rae Siegfried zeigt in diesem ausgiebig und teilweise farbig illustrierten Band, wie viele Einzelteile zusammenarbeiten und wie der Körper als großes Ganzes funktioniert. Mit Übungsaufgaben, die online gestellt wurden, können Sie Ihr frisch erworbenes Wissen noch einmal überprüfen. Wie man es von den Dummies nicht anders kennt, werden die Leser locker, leicht und mit einer Prise Humor in das komplexe Thema eingeführt.

Case Studies for Understanding the Human Body


Author: Stanton Braude,Deena Goran,Alexander Miceli
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 1449604994
Category: Medical
Page: 196
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Completely revised and expanded, the second edition of Case Studies for Understanding the Human Body is the ideal resource for students enrolled in any Anatomy and Physiology or Human Biology Course. The case studies work well in a cooperative learning setting where students work together to review and solve open-ended questions associated with each case. The exercises are also perfect for individual homework assignments. The discussions cover common disease of all major organ systems and present related topics that are often part of course discussion. New topics for the second edition include:

Student Nurses' Guide to Professional Practice and Development


Author: Clare Christian
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1444114808
Category: Medical
Page: 168
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Student Nurses Guide to Professional Practice and Development is an essential guide for those considering or already embarked on a career in nursing. This new handbook provides a professional perspective of all the branches of nursing and gives comprehensive advice on how to gain entry to nursing courses and on all the key aspects of preparing for the role of registered nurse. Career opportunities and professional development requirements are clearly described within the context of the Nursing and Midwifery Council Code of Professional Conduct (2002). The text also provides professional portfolio and current educational requirements, detailed information about support networks for student nurses, career opportunities and current professional requirements for registered nurses. With information and guidance about all aspects of a nursing career, from entering adult nursing, children's nursing, mental health and learning disability nursing, to the professional requirements necessary for qualification as a registered nurse, this is an essential career guide for all student and registered nurses in the UK.

Ross and Wilson Anatomy and Physiology in Health and Illness


Author: Anne Waugh,Allison Wynn Grant,Janet S. Ross
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780443064685
Category: Science
Page: 484
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A basic anatomy and physiology textbook which is easy to read. Highly illustrated with 4 colour text boxes and illustrations throughout. In addition to covering the "normal" anatomy and physiology each chapter ends with a brief section on disease which explains what happens when the "normal" becomes abnormal. The text provides the essential foundations of understanding for all students studying on health related courses.

Ross & Wilson Anatomy and Physiology in Health and Illness E-Book


Author: Anne Waugh,Allison Grant
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 070205321X
Category: Medical
Page: 522
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This title is unique among textbooks in its appeal to a wide range of healthcare professionals including nurses, nursing students, students in the allied health professions and complementary / alternative medicine, paramedics and ambulance technicians. Each chapter provides an explanation of the normal structure and functions of the human body and the effects of disease or illness on normal physiology. The text is written in straightforward language and is complemented by over 400 extensive clear, colour illustrations. "The chapter on the nervous system, has excellent informative diagrams where even the plexus appear understandable even to a novice. This is the book's strength and as a reference tool for patients would be helpful. " Date: July 2014 Carefully refined, clear and unambiguous text which omits the unnecessary detail that can confuse the student new to the subject Highly illustrated with clear colour diagrams and photographs Regular sequences of headings, lists and bullet points help with learning and revision Learning outcomes related to the sections within each chapter Common prefixes, suffixes and roots commonly used in anatomy and physiology Appendix containing useful biological values for easy reference Access to additional electronic resources, including high-quality animations, colouring exercises, case studies, self-testing questions, an audio pronunciation guide and weblinks An accompanying Colouring and workbook that facilitates structured learning and revision of the material in this book. text fully revised and updated with developments in the field colour photographs glossary new and revised illustrations significantly enhanced electronic ancillaries featuring a fully searchable, customisable electronic version of the text, new animations, an electronic colouring in /labelling feature, case studies, over 300 self-assessment exercises such as MCQs, crosswords, drag and drop, ‘hangman’ etc with answers extra electronic resources for lecturers including the full image bank

Clinical Cases: Nursing care case studies - Inkling


Author: Margaret Webb,Ellie Kirov
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 072958433X
Category: Medical
Page: 298
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Perfect for: • Diploma of Nursing Students. Apply theory to practice with the Clinical Cases textbook series! Clinical Cases: Nursing Care Studies is the perfect textbook for nursing students completing their Diploma. This nursing book offers a variety of case studies based on common real-life examples that you are likely to encounter in practice. Written by Margaret Webb and Ellie Kirov, Nursing Care Studies focusses on key nursing care topics, including: Vital Signs, Skin Integrity and Wound Care, Community-based Care, General Health Assessment, Medications and Palliative Care. Benefit from the logical structure of this nursing book, where each case study begins with an introduction of the presenting condition and associated symptoms. As the scenario develops, more information is provided, such as the patient’s condition, medications, tests and other important factors. Best of all, the conclusion of each case study emphasises patient outcomes and emphasises key points, providing you a great summary to reflect on. Make the most of Clinical Cases: Nursing Care Studies by using it in conjunction with Tabbner's Nursing Care: Theory and Practice, 6th Edition by Gabby Koutoukidis, Kate Stainton and Jodie Hughson as you progress through your Diploma of Nursing. Used together, these nursing textbooks provide a strong foundation for your knowledge of important themes and issues in nursing care. Support your nursing education by purchasing the other great titles available in the Clinical Cases textbook series. Other titles in this series: • Clinical Cases: Fundamentals of Nursing Case Studies by Natashia Scully and Damian Wilson. • Clinical Cases: Medical-Surgical Nursing Case Studies by Janine Bothe. Other formats: This book is also available as an App via the Apple App Store https://itunes.apple.com/au/app/clinical-cases-nursing-care/id659030265?mt=8 • Easy-to-understand, logical layout. • 24 case studies covering key topics in nursing care. • Multiple choice questions to test your knowledge throughout the textbook. • Rationales provided for all answers. • References for further reading and research. • Designed as an exam preparation and revision tool.

Biostatistics for Medical, Nursing and Pharmacy Students


Author: A. Indrayan,L. Satyanarayana
Publisher: PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd.
ISBN: 9788120330542
Category: Medical
Page: 292
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Designed specially for undergraduate students in medicine, pharmacy and nursing, this compact text, oriented completely to the medical aspects, skillfully analyzes the fundamentals of Biostatistics. The book begins with discussions on Biostatistics in health and diseases, types of data, and methods of data collection. Then it goes on to give a detailed description of fertility and demography indicators, indicators of social and mental health, sampling, standard error and confidence interval, as well as the principles of statistical tests. The study concludes with a discussion on parametric and non-parametric tests, chi-square tests, regression and correlation, and sample size in medical studies. Key Features: Key Features • Gives key terms and concepts at the beginning of each chapter. • Provides relevant medical examples to illustrate the methods discussed. • Has large number of exercises—numerical, MCQs and true/false—at the end of each chapter. • Gives solutions to exercises. Aspirants of PG entrance and USMLE examinations should also find the book extremely useful.

Nurses! Test Yourself In Anatomy & Physiology


Author: Rogers, Katherine,Scott, William
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education (UK)
ISBN: 0335241638
Category: Medical
Page: 192
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This book is the essential self-test resource for nursing students preparing for their first anatomy & physiology exam. It includes nearly 500 questions on A&P, all with fully explained answers and explanations. There are 45 anatomy illustrations included and 180 glossary terms. Each chapter tests on a different body system, from cardiovascular to renal with everything in between, and each chapter includes MCQs, True or False, Fill in the blanks and labeling exercise questions.

Human Biology

A Text Book of Human Anatomy, Physiology and Hygiene
Author: C. J. Wallis
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 1483141721
Category: Medical
Page: 464
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Human Biology is a textbook on human biology and presents facts and details about a number of diseases as well as organ transplants, antibiotics, and anesthetics. Other topics include world food, drug addiction, smoking, and lung cancer and the effects of radioactivity. The important subject of environmental pollution is also discussed. Some of the common disorders and diseases of the various systems are mentioned at the end of the chapters in addition to the characteristics of certain specified diseases. Comprised of 34 chapters, this book begins with an overview of man and his origins, as well as human biology and the human body. The discussion then turns to cell structure and tissues; the skin; the skeletal system; and joints. The biochemistry of foodstuffs is also examined, along with digestion and the alimentary system; the cardiovascular system; maintenance of body temperature; the genital system and reproduction; and hormones and the endocrine system. In addition, the book considers antibiotics, drugs, and anesthetics, as well as vectors and other parasites affecting humans. This monograph is intended for student nurses and potential medical students, as well as for non-science students and general readers who wish to learn something about the human body and its health.

Structure & Function of the Body - E-Book


Author: Gary A. Thibodeau,Kevin T. Patton
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323291678
Category: Medical
Page: 576
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Simple and straightforward, Thibodeau and Patton's Structure & Function of the Body, 14th Edition makes the difficult concepts of anatomy and physiology clear and easier to understand. Focusing on the normal structure and function of the human body and what the body does to maintain homeostasis, this introductory text provides more than 400 vibrantly detailed illustrations and a variety of interactive learning tools to help you establish an essential foundation for success in the care of the human body. This title includes additional digital media when purchased in print format. For this digital book edition, media content may not be included.

Structure & Function of the Body


Author: Gary A. Thibodeau,Kevin T. Patton
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 032308849X
Category: Medical
Page: 576
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Take your understanding to a whole new level with Pageburst digital books on VitalSource! Easy-to-use, interactive features let you make highlights, share notes, run instant topic searches, and so much more. Best of all, with Pageburst, you get flexible online, offline, and mobile access to all your digital books. Simple and straightforward, Thibodeau and Patton's Structure & Function of the Body, 14th Edition makes the difficult concepts of anatomy and physiology clear and easier to understand. Focusing on the normal structure and function of the human body and what the body does to maintain homeostasis, this introductory text provides more than 400 vibrantly detailed illustrations and a variety of interactive learning tools to help you establish an essential foundation for success in the care of the human body. A clear, straightforward approach makes complex anatomy and physiology concepts more accessible. UNIQUE! Each chapter reinforces your understanding of the structure and function of the human body and what the body does to maintain homeostasis. UNIQUE! Clear View of the Human Body allows you to peel back the layers of the human body and perform a virtual dissection. UNIQUE! Science Application boxes highlight practical applications of A&P content by scientific leaders. Quick Check boxes test your comprehension as you read through each chapter. Boxes and tables detail real-life applications in the areas of Health and Well Being, Clinical Applications, and Research, Issues, and Trends. Chapter tests, review questions, and critical thinking questions identify areas needing further study. Chapter outlines, objectives, study tips, and appendices help you study more effectively and find the information you need fast. UNIQUE! Downloadable audio chapter summaries on the Evolve companion website enable you to review for quizzes and exams on the go. UNIQUE! 31 new Animation Direct animations on the bound-in CD help you visualize difficult concepts and processes. Extensively revised and updated illustrations and micrographs vividly illustrate and reinforce important A&P content. Updated content reflects the most up-to-date understanding of human anatomy.