Books in the Library
NEW! 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. Strong coverage of evidence-based care, cultural/religious considerations, nursing management, and community based nursing is provided throughout. 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
Packed with more than 400 nursing procedures. Tips, alerts, checklists, illustrations, and tables provide clarity and quick access to key procedural information. Organized alphabetically for easy accessibility. The book includes basic and advanced procedures on key topics making it a best choice!
Mosby's pocket guide to nursing skills & procedures
Based on Perry & Potter's Clinical nursing skills & techniques 7th ed., this pocket guide presents 83 key skills in an easy-to-use A-to-Z format. Step-by-step instructions include full-colour photos plus rationales explaining why to use specific techniques.
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
Using a straight-forward approach and with over 800 illustrations, this book comprehensively covers more than 200 nursing skills.
Nurses' guide to clinical procedures
You'll find step by step instruction on nearly 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.
Lippincott manual of nursing practice
Using an easy-to-read outline format, this clinically focused guide covers 150 step-by-step procedures.
Getting ready to take the OSCE's
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
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.