Category: Nursing

Basale Stimulation: Wege in der Pflege Schwerstkranker by Gabriele Bartoszek,Peter Nydahl

By Gabriele Bartoszek,Peter Nydahl

Mit vielen Beispielen und Erfahrungsberichten Basale Stimulation ist mittlerweile eine der etabliertesten Pflegetechniken überhaupt. Zahlreiche Beispiele und viele neue Fotos erleichtern dem Leser den Einstieg in das Konzept, egal, ob er es für seine Fortbildung kursbegleitend braucht oder sich das Thema selbstständig aneignen will. Für alle Pflegefachkräfte, die schwerstkranke erwachsene Menschen oder Kinder in der Intensivpflege versorgen Langbeschreibung Basale Stimulation – längst ein Klassiker Für die meisten Pflegenden schon lange bekannt, aber nach wie vor höchst aktuell in der Pflege und Begleitung Schwerstkranker – die Basale Stimulation. Mittels besonderer Angebote und Techniken können Menschen mit Wahrnehmungsstörungen erreicht werden, z.B. über Initialberührungen, spezieller Ganzkörperwaschungen, Gerüchen als Erinnerungsträgern, Lunchpaketen der besonderen artwork, Geschichten, Musik und atemstimulierenden Einreibungen Auch in seiner 6. Auflage ist der Klassiker von Peter Nydahl und Gabriele Bartoszek aktuell wie eh und je. Dies spiegelt sich auch in der neuen Gliederung mit vielen neuen Inhalten wieder: - Basale Stimulation. Eine Einleitung über Haltung, Wahrnehmung und Wahrnehmungsstörungen - Benötigte Kompetenzen in der Basalen Stimulation - Angebote und Techniken der Basalen Stimulation - Gedanken und Erfahrungen von Pflegenden rund um die Basale Stimulation

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Biografie und Demenz: Grundlagen und Konsequenzen im Umgang by Elisabeth Höwler

By Elisabeth Höwler

Dieses Buch entstand anhand von Forschungsergebnissen aus der Pflegepraxis und erläutert durch verschiedene Fälle, welche biografischen Hintergründe dem Phänomen des herausfordernden Verhaltens bei Menschen mit demenziellen Veränderungen zugrunde liegen.
Da der Umgang mit der vulnerablen Personengruppe eine offensive, engagierte und ressourcenorientierte Interaktion erfordert, sind personzentrierte Regeln aktiv in einen Bewusstseinsänderungsprozess einzubeziehen. Dieser Anspruch wird im Buch durch präventive Empfehlungen auf unterschiedlichen Ebenen für Gesundheitseinrichtungen, die demenziell veränderte Patienten therapeutisch begleiten, umgesetzt. Deutlich wird, dass eine umfassende Biografiearbeit als foundation für den therapeutischen Umgang mit dieser Personengruppe unerlässlich ist.
Mit einem Geleitwort von Professor Dr. Gerd Jüttemann.

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Maths For Nurses: How to Ace Your Drug Calculations Tests by Tom O'Toole

By Tom O'Toole

We either be aware of that you simply did not get into nursing to do Maths, you were given into nursing to aid humans, yet we additionally comprehend why getting the calculations correct is important.

If we're sincere, we all know that a few humans locate Maths more straightforward than others, and when you are a type of those that have continuously struggled with it, then the possibility of wanting to benefit but extra Maths on your expert perform could fill you with dread.

At mathsfornurses.com we think that anybody can be successful with Maths. What you would like is for someone to take you thru the guidelines one step at a time, to give an explanation for to you why issues paintings the best way they do, to hyperlink the foundations that you're studying to real-life contexts and to offer you lots of possibilities to perform, with tips as you go.

That's what we now have created the mathematics for Nurses e-book to do.

Each bankruptcy of the publication focusses on only one Mathematical proposal and does not take any past wisdom with no consideration. within the first element of the booklet, the fundamentals of numeracy are lined with chapters on position price, calculations, rounding, changing devices, utilizing fractions, changing among fractions, decimals and possibilities, utilizing probabilities and ratio.

In every one bankruptcy, the tips are defined completely in a transparent and easy-to-follow manner. equipment are validated with labored examples after which with 'Have a cross' questions that you should positioned into perform what you could have realized. one of many unfastened bonus fabrics that you just get in case you purchase the booklet is entry to a completely labored technique to each perform query, so when you ever get caught you can find what the next move can be. after you have accomplished a bankruptcy, you'll find an additional workout with 10 extra perform questions that you should placed your newly constructed talents to use.

The moment element of the e-book focusses at the program of those abilities in a nursing context, with chapters on calculating dosages, oral dosages, intravenous dosages, dosage according to weight, a number of doses, infusion premiums, fluid stability and burns. back, you'll find transparent motives, step by step examples, 'Have a cross' questions as you examine and perform Questions on the finish of every bankruptcy, with entry to totally labored recommendations to each question.

At the top of every portion of the ebook, you can find a suite of perform examination papers for you've gotten a pass at and positioned your talents to the try. the 1st assortment includes 4 perform easy numeracy papers that learn the talents constructed within the first a part of the publication. the second one assortment is made from 4 perform drug calculations papers that attention in at the utilized talents of part of the publication, and that copy the types of calculation that you'll be known as upon to make on your nursing perform.

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DocuNotes Clinical Pocket Guide to Effective Charting by Cherie Rebar

By Cherie Rebar

the correct advisor to charting! the preferred Davis’s Notes structure makes certain that you simply constantly have the knowledge you would like shut handy to make sure your documentation isn't just entire and thorough, but additionally meets the top moral and criminal criteria. You’ll even locate assurance of the nuances which are appropriate to varied specialties, together with pediatric, OB/GYN, psychiatric, and outpatient nursing.

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Practice Development Workbook for Nursing, Health and Social by Jan Dewing,Brendan McCormack,Angie Titchen

By Jan Dewing,Brendan McCormack,Angie Titchen

If you’re seeking to strengthen and increase your nursing, overall healthiness or social care perform, both separately or as a part of a crew, the Practice improvement Workbook for Nursing, healthiness and Social Care Teams bargains a wide-ranging number of actions, instruments and assets protecting important points of perform development.  Written as a spouse quantity to the newest variation of the best-selling Practice improvement in Nursing and Healthcare, this new source grounds perform improvement in day by day nursing and well-being and social care via obtainable, informative studying activities.  It additionally makes a speciality of useful ways that groups could make their office cultures better and person-centred, and allows practitioners to empower themselves to make compassionate care a basic a part of potent healthiness and social care systems.

Key features:

  • Offers a whole diversity of assets and instruments to help all levels of studying and improvement in the direction of person-centred perform, together with studying actions, templates, posters, assistance and tricks, details sheets, and checklists.
  • Includes sensible recommendation for groups to contain sufferers, consumers and citizens within the transformation of place of work cultures and bringing approximately sustainable change
  • Perfect to be used either through members or through these operating in crew settings
  • Presents informative and available details via actions and key studying issues instead of simply theory
  • Fully associated with Practice improvement in Nursing and Healthcare, moment version, yet can be used as a stand-alone resource
  • Includes entry to a spouse web site that includes much more instruments and assets, together with: pattern Powerpoint shows, worksheets and mirrored image instruments, questionnaires and checklists, overview instruments, in addition to an advantage bankruptcy on 'Sharing and Celebrating'

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Caring for the Perioperative Patient (Essential Clinical by Paul Wicker,Joy O'Neill

By Paul Wicker,Joy O'Neill

taking good care of the Perioperative sufferer is a pragmatic, evidence-based and cutting edge e-book that identifies and discusses the fundamental middle abilities and data required via perioperative practitioners to take care of their patients.  Divided into sections, the 1st explores center perioperative matters, resembling pharmacology, verbal exchange, homeostasis, and equipment.  the second one a part of the ebook seems at extra particular perioperative perform concerns, together with stronger competence, sufferer coaching, and care of the sufferer in the course of anaesthesia, surgical procedure, and recovery. 

This up to date new version is skills-focused and makes use of examples of ideas or techniques to demonstrate how abilities may be utilized in perioperative practice.  it truly is crucial interpreting for nurses or working division practitioners (ODPs) who practice scrub, circulating, anaesthetic and restoration roles when taking care of perioperative sufferers, in addition to nursing and ODP scholars operating in perioperative care.

  • New version of a profitable textual content for perioperative practitioners and students
  • Emphasises holistic sufferer focused care
  • Focused on key talents and data required via practitioners
  • Explores the evidence-base for secure and powerful practice

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Nursing Research Using Life History: Qualitative Designs and by Mary De Chesnay PhD RN PMHCNS-BC FAAN,Mary, PhD, RN,

By Mary De Chesnay PhD RN PMHCNS-BC FAAN,Mary, PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC, FAAN De Chesnay

"This is a wonderful booklet for researchers who are looking to behavior nursing study utilizing existence historical past. It comprises priceless easy information regarding the layout and plenty of sturdy examples of its use. " -- Doody's e-book evaluate Service

Life background is a qualitative study procedure used to inform the tale of somebody during the eyes of a researcher, who frames the tale in the context of the tradition within which the individual lived. during this e-book, skilled students in qualitative lifestyles historical past learn speak about the theoretical intent for utilizing this layout, describe its elements, and delineate a pragmatic plan to behavior experiences, together with a spotlight on applicable equipment, moral issues, and power pitfalls. Examples from released nursing learn with writer observation aid to aid new researchers in making judgements and dealing with demanding situations.

This concise, "how to" advisor to undertaking ethnography examine is a part of the seven-book nursing sequence, Qualitative Designs and techniques, which specializes in qualitative methodologies. The sequence may be of direct relief to beginner nurse researchers and experts trying to boost or increase their competency in a selected layout, graduate educators and scholars in qualitative study classes, learn sections in greater hospitals, and in-service educators and scholars.

The booklet describes conventional and concentrated existence heritage, stages of study, and technique from pattern and atmosphere to dissemination and follow-up. Case reports persist with a template that features a description of the examine, information assortment and research, and dissemination. The e-book additionally discusses recommendations wherein researchers can make sure excessive criteria of rigor. With a spotlight on sensible challenge fixing all through, the e-book can be of price to beginner and skilled nurse researchers, graduate lecturers and scholars, in-service educators and scholars, and nursing learn employees at health and wellbeing care associations.

Key Features:

  • Includes examples of state of the art lifestyles background nursing study with content material research
  • Describes forms of existence background, stages of study, and method
  • Provides case reports together with description, info assortment and research, and dissemination
  • Written via overseas students of qualitative existence historical past

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America's Guide To the Nursing Home Experience: To the by Michael Bilger

By Michael Bilger

America’s consultant to the Nursing domestic event is your map to at least one of life’s such a lot tough judgements for senior voters and their households. no matter if your beloved is at the moment in a nursing domestic or more likely to be within the close to destiny, this booklet serves as your lifeline to survival. Your trip via this publication will take you thru traveling a nursing domestic to figure out adequacy, to customer support expectancies, to temporary and long term profiles, to funds, and past. because the child boomer iteration is set to hit the mainstream of present scientific wishes, each health care provider, senior citizen, and senior citizen-to-be will locate this consultant to be enlightening as we get set to embark at the such a lot not easy well-being care atmosphere the area has ever skilled. Michael Bilger, together with his years of expertise in long term care, spells out the expectancies of the nursing domestic atmosphere in an easy, easy-to-understand format.

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Nursing Interventions & Clinical Skills - E-Book by Anne Griffin Perry,Patricia A. Potter,Wendy Ostendorf

By Anne Griffin Perry,Patricia A. Potter,Wendy Ostendorf

Master nursing talents with this advisor from the revered Perry, Potter & Ostendorf writer crew! The concise assurance in Nursing Interventions & medical talents, sixth version makes it effortless to grasp the scientific abilities required in daily nursing perform. transparent guidance handle 159 simple, intermediate, and complex abilities — from measuring physique temperature to insertion of a peripheral intravenous gadget — and step by step directions emphasize using evidence-based suggestions to enhance sufferer safeguard and results. Its pleasant, easy-to-read writing kind features a streamlined structure and an Evolve significant other site with assessment questions and convenient checklists for every skill.

  • Coverage of 159 talents and interventions addresses easy, intermediate, and complicated talents you will use each day in practice.
  • UNIQUE! Using facts in Nursing Practice chapter presents the data had to use evidence-based perform to resolve medical problems.
  • Safe sufferer Care Alerts spotlight strange hazards in appearing abilities, so that you can plan forward at every one step of nursing care.
  • Delegation & Collaboration guidelines assist you make judgements in no matter if to delegate a ability to unlicensed assistive body of workers, and shows what key info has to be shared. 
  • Special Considerations point out extra hazards or lodgings you could face while taking good care of pediatric or geriatric sufferers, and sufferers in domestic care settings.
  • Documentation guidelines contain samples of nurses’ notes exhibiting what may be mentioned and recorded after acting skills.
  • A constant layout for nursing abilities makes it more uncomplicated to accomplish talents, regularly together with evaluation, making plans, Implementation, and Evaluation.
  • A Glove icon identifies approaches within which fresh gloves may be worn or gloves could be replaced which will reduce the chance of infection.
  • Media assets include talents functionality checklists at the Evolve significant other web site and similar classes, movies, and interactive routines on Nursing abilities Online.

  • NEW assurance of evidence-based techniques to increase sufferer defense and outcomes contains the idea that of care bundles, established practices which have been confirmed to enhance the standard of care, and teach-back, a brand new step that exhibits how one can assessment your good fortune in sufferer teaching.
  • NEW! assurance of HCAHPS (Hospital Care caliber details from the shopper point of view) introduces an idea now frequent to judge hospitals around the country. 
  • NEW! Teach-Back step shows find out how to overview the good fortune of sufferer instructing, so that you should be certain that the sufferer has mastered a job or ponder making an attempt extra educating methods. 
  • NEW! up-to-date 2012 Infusion Nurses Society standards are included for administering IVs, in addition to different adjustments in evidence-based practice.
  • NEW topics include communique with cognitively impaired sufferers, discharge making plans and transitional care, and compassion fatigue for pro and kin caregivers.

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