Books in the Library
Clinical nursing skills: Basic to advanced skills
With more than 1,200 full-color images illustrating more than 750 new and updated skills, it is the definitive resource for best practice nursing standards, guidelines, and competencies.The authors use case studies and critical thinking features to thoroughly explain the rationales for each skill and technique. This text also contains hundreds of NCLEX®-style review questions.
Clinical nursing skills & techniques - 8th
Includes clear, comprehensive coverage of over 200 evidence-based skills featuring nearly 1,000 full-color photographs and drawings. The step-by-step instructions with rationales, and focus on critical thinking and evidence-based practice make this an excellent choice!
Nursing interventions & clinical skills
Covers 180 skills and techniques, from basic to advanced that are used in everyday practice. To help you better understand and remember why a technique or skill is used, each skill or technique includes the appropriate rationale.
Lippincott's nursing procedures
A-z procedures covering every aspect of nursing. Provides clear, step-by step guidelines detailing best practices to follow. Features evidence-based procedure steps with rationales for why they are performed.
Mosby's pocket guide to nursing skills & procedures
Presents 83 key skills in an easy-to-use A-to-Z format. Step-by-step instructions include full-color photos plus rationales explaining why to use specific techniques. With the latest in evidence-based practice.
Essential nursing skills
This is a great "how-to-do-it" manual that focuses on practical aspects of the the skills essential for nursing. It does not include theory or rationale. Each skill includes a step-by-step description of the procedure, supported by clear illustrations. Most skills are accompanied by a "Points for practice" section, that provides hints, suggestions or explanations to help ensure successful performance of the skill.
Nurse's 3 minute clinical reference
This is a good all in one reference. Concise and to the point with the information and steps presented in columns and bullet points for easy review. Organized into four sections—Disorders, Treatments, Procedures, and Diagnostic Studies—with entries within each section organized alphabetically.
Fundamental & advanced nursing skills
With over 800 illustrations, this title comprehensively covers more than 200 nursing skills. Nursing Process organization of skills helps new nurses how to think as a nurse. Critical Thinking Skills present common clinical situations and help learners resolve problems. Variations in care including Geriatric, Pediatric, Home Care and Long Term Care are presented with each skill so the learner can provide appropriate care to clients with different needs, cultural backgrounds and care settings.
Nurses' guide to clinical procedures
Delivers step by step instruction on about 200 of the most commonly performed nursing skills. Each skill is presented according to its place in the nursing process and includes relevant information on required equipment, assessment needed, sample diagnosis, care planning, implementation, expected outcomes, and sample documentation. Coverage includes suggestions on how to alter a procedure based on client, plus home health considerations, cost-cutting tips, and when to delegate a procedure.
Lippincott manual of nursing practice
This full-color text is organized into five major parts, covering the nursing process and practice; medical-surgical nursing; maternity & neonatal nursing; pediatric nursing; and psychiatric nursing.
Davis's guide to clinical nursing skills
Explains basic hygiene, infection control, vital signs, physical assessment, medication administration, specimen collection and critical care of the different body systems.
Getting ready to take the OSCE
Succeed in OSCEs and practical exams: An essential guide for nurses
This book is designed to be your ultimate companion to helping you prepare and succeed in your OSCE. It contains examples of OSCEs for you to work through, plenty of tips and even inspiring quotes to give you confidence. A must read for anyone preparing for the OSCE!
Taylor's video guide to clinical nursing skills
Mosby's nursing video skills - 3rd ed.
Mosby's nursing video skills video portal provides:
- Overviews describing the purpose of the skill, safety precautions, and delegation guidelines.
- Equipment and preparations needed to perform the skill.
- Follow-up care instructions.
- Documentation examples.
- Review questions in an interactive NCLEX-type format.
- Not iPhone & iPad compatible