Pediatric Clinical Skills: With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access, 4e

Pediatric Clinical Skills: With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access, 4ePediatric Clinical Skills, 4th Edition, by renowned author Richard B. Goldbloom, is your ideal guide to mastering necessary, often complex and challenging pediatric clinical skills. Written in a clear, informal tone, this book explains the nuances of the child/family interview and history, pediatric physical exam, crucial interpersonal skills, and important issues such as cultural sensitivity, chronic conditions, and athletic participation. An indispensable learning tool for in-training physicia…

Clinical Skills for Medical Students

Clinical Skills for Medical StudentsClinical Skills for Medical Students covers virtually all the skills that are taught and examined at medical school.The clear and concise text, attractive layout, and numerous tables and figures make it very easy for medical students, junior trainees, and other healthcare professionals to prepare for clinical examinations and/or succeed in clinical practice.Key features include:* Step-by-step instructions for a broad range of clinical skills;* Detailed coverage of difficult areas such as blood …

Clinical Skills for Medical Students: A Hands-On Guide

Clinical Skills for Medical Students: A Hands-On GuideA hands-on guide to examining all systems. There are clear diagrams to explain difficult concepts and vital points are highlighted throughout. Compiled by ‘in touch’ medical students and edited by Consultants responsible for undergraduate general medicine in one of the UK’s largest medical schools. Essential reading from Day 1 of medical school and comprehensive enough for revision in later years….

Taylor’s Video Guide to Clinical Nursing Skills: Student Set on Enhanced DVD

Taylor's Video Guide to Clinical Nursing Skills: Student Set on Enhanced DVDFrom reinforcing nursing skills to troubleshooting clinical problems on the fly, this dynamic video series follows nursing students and their instructors as they perform a range of essential nursing procedures. Ideal as a stand-alone learning tool or as a companion to textbooks in the Taylor Suite, these engaging videos parallel the skills in the textbooks and are organized in topical modules for easy reference. In addition to being available for individual student purchase and use, this video …

Clinical Judgement and Decision Making in Nursing (Transforming Nursing Practice Series)

Clinical Judgement and Decision Making in Nursing (Transforming Nursing Practice Series)Clinical decision-making is an indispensable facet of professional nursing care. It is essential that students develop sound decision-making skills in order to deal with the challenges they will encounter as registered nurses. This book enables preregistration nursing students to understand, develop, and apply these skills in order to practice safely and effectively. The structure of the book helps the student progress in effective decision-making right from the first to final year of their prog…

Assessing Essential Skills of Veterinary Technology Students

Assessing Essential Skills of Veterinary Technology StudentsAssessing Essential Skills of Veterinary Technology Students, Third Edition provides students and instructors with clear guidance on how to evaluate student performance of skills required to enter the veterinary technology profession.  Provides students with clear guidance on the capabilities they are expected to demonstrate and how they will be evaluated Gives instructors a standardized framework for assessing students’ performance Offers tools for comparing standards of competency Covers m…

Smart but Scattered Teens: The “Executive Skills” Program for Helping Teens Reach Their Potential

Smart but Scattered Teens: The “I told you, I’ll do it later.” “I forgot to turn in the stupid application.” “Could you drive me to school? I missed the bus again.” “I can’t walk the dog–I have too much homework!”If you’re the parent of a “smart but scattered” teen, trying to help him or her grow into a self-sufficient, responsible adult may feel like a never-ending battle. Now you have an alternative to micromanaging, cajoling, or ineffective punishments. This positive guide provides a science-based program for promoting te…