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  • Solving Critical Consultsby Eelco FM Wijdicks

    Oxford University Press 2015; US$ 35.99 US$ 30.95

    This volume in the core principles of acute neurology series with a major focus on care of acutely ill neurologic patients admitted to general intensive care units. Acute consults in the ICU for a new neurologic problem are the most challenging consults in the hospital. more...

  • Nursing Acutely Ill Adultsby Philip Woodrow

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 53.95

    This comprehensive and clinically-focused textbook is designed for student and qualified nurses concerned with caring effectively for deteriorating and acutely ill adults outside of specialist intensive care units. Divided into six sections, the book begins with chapters on assessment and the deteriorating patient, including monitoring vital signs... more...

  • Nurses and Disastersby FAAN RN PhD Barbra Mann Wall; FAAN RN PhD Arlene W. Keeling

    Springer Publishing Company 2015; US$ 64.99

    This timely volume describes and analyzes the nursing response to a variety of historic and recent global disasters that occurred between 1885 and 2012, including Hurricane Sandy. The book is unique in its discussion of cooperation and conflict in the disaster responses regarding the mobilization of individuals across national borders and continents.... more...

  • Mindfulness for Carersby Cheryl Rezek

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2015; US$ 11.95

    This book shows how simple mindfulness techniques can help caregivers to manage the stress, anxiety, depression and burnout that too often accompanies the care of people with physical, psychological or emotional needs. The enjoyable mindfulness exercises will help caregivers to regain control and maintain a positive outlook. more...

  • Palliative Careby Christina Faull; Kerry Blankley

    OUP Oxford 2015; US$ 41.99 US$ 36.11

    'Palliative Care' outlines the fundamental principles and facts which will enable practitioners to make a very real difference to their patients and their families. more...

  • Pioneering Theories in Nursingby Austyn Snowden; Allan Donnell; Tim Duffy

    Andrews UK 2014; US$ 23.99

    Pioneering Theories in Nursing traces the origins of nursing theories through their founders. Unlike other nursing theory texts, this book provides the personal story on some of the greatest nursing leaders, clinicians and theorists to date so the reader can understand the context within which the nursing pioneer developed their theory. It will attempt... more...

  • Core Knowledge in Critical Care Medicineby Wolfgang Krüger; Andrew James Ludman

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2014; US$ 141.52

    This book provides a detailed review of state of the art knowledge on critical care topics as well as the latest research findings. It covers the core aspects in excellent detail, but is not so comprehensive as to make its daily use unfeasible. For each condition considered, discussion of the pathophysiology is integrated with observations on diagnosis... more...

  • From Broken Attachments to Earned Securityby Andrew Odgers

    Karnac Books 2014; US$ 16.95

    The 2011 John Bowlby Memorial Conference, 'From Broken Attachments to Earned Security - The Role of Empathy in Therapeutic Change', focussed on what needs to take place to facilitate empathy and attunement and ultimately the achievement of earned security. The confernce posed the challenge of how to re-establish a secure sense of self, mutuality, and... more...

  • Acute Nursing Careby Ian Peate; Helen Dutton

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.99

    Delays in recognising deterioration or inappropriate management of people in acute care settings can result in late treatment, avoidable admissions to intensive care units and in some instances unnecessary deaths. As the role of the nurse in healthcare settings continues to change and evolve, today's student nurses need to be equipped with the fundamental... more...

  • Palliative Care Nursing, Fourth Editionby FAAN FPCN APRN-CNP PhD Marianne Matzo; FAAN ACHPN ANP-BC APRN PhD Deborah Witt Sherman

    Springer Publishing Company 2014; US$ 99.99

    Praise for the Third Edition: "In this comprehensive textbook on palliative care nursing, editors Marianne Matzo and Deborah Witt Sherman succeed in bringing together the heart of nursing and the true meaning of palliative care with the most current evidence based practice." --GeriPal This fourth edition of a comprehensive text/reference that... more...