Health Care Professionalism At A Glance

Author: Jill Thistlethwaite
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 111875638X
File Size: 67,17 MB
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Health Care Professionalism at a Glance offers accessible coverage of an increasingly important aspect of medical and health professional education. This concise text includes how to identify and develop professional behaviours, how they are assessed, and how to challenge unprofessional behaviours. Health Care Professionalism at a Glance: • Provides a user-friendly and thought provoking overview of health care professionalism • Introduces the main topics, key definitions and explores aspects relevant to learners and novice professionals • Considers fundamental features of professionalism that students are expected to acquire as well as how they are taught, learned and assessed • Includes summary boxes that highlight important points, reflection points, clinical cases and suggested further reading • Includes references relevant to different countries’ accrediting bodies This important new book will assist students in understanding the nature of professionalism, its assessment, and the implications for professional practice.

Medical Education At A Glance

Author: Judy McKimm
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118723880
File Size: 69,62 MB
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Medical Education at a Glance -- Contents -- Preface -- Acknowledgements -- About the editors -- Contributors -- Part 1 Overview and broad concepts -- 1 What is medical education? -- 2 Stages of medical education -- 3 Evidence-guided education -- 4 Learning theories: paradigms and orientations -- 5 Learning theories and clinical practice -- 6 The curriculum -- 7 Planning and design -- 8 Equality, diversity and inclusivity -- 9 Principles of selection -- 10 Evaluation -- 11 Educational leadership -- 12 International perspectives -- Part 2 Medical education in practice -- 13 Large group teaching: planning and design -- 14 Large group teaching: delivery -- 15 Small group teaching: planning and design -- 16 Small group teaching: delivery -- 17 Clinical teaching: planning and design -- 18 Clinical teaching: delivery -- 19 Simulation: planning and design -- 20 Simulation: delivery -- 21 Patient involvement in education -- 22 Ward-based and bedside teaching -- 23 Learning and teaching in ambulatory settings -- 24 Teaching in the operating theatre -- 25 Interprofessional education -- 26 Reflective practice -- 27 Teaching clinical reasoning -- 28 Professionalism -- 29 Peer learning and teaching -- 30 Communication -- 31 Problem-based and case-based learning -- 32 Learner support -- 33 Supporting professional development activities -- 34 Mentoring and supervision -- 35 e-Learning -- 36 Social media -- Part 3 Assessment and feedback -- 37 Feedback -- 38 Principles of assessment -- 39 Written assessments -- 40 Assessment of clinical skills -- 41 Work-based assessment -- 42 Assessing professionalism -- 43 Portfolios -- 44 Setting pass marks -- 45 Developing yourself as a medical educator -- Further reading -- References -- Index -- EULA

Adult Nursing At A Glance

Author: Andrée le May
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118474554
File Size: 37,19 MB
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Everything you need to know about Adult Nursing...at a Glance! Adult Nursing at a Glance is the perfect companion for study and revision for Adult Nursing students from the publishers of the market-leading at a Glance series. This title blends up-to-date evidence and essential knowledge from expert experience of nursing practice, research and teaching, in an easy-to-follow guide for student and newly qualified nurses. Adult Nursing at a Glance covers the essential components of excellent nursing, highlighting the skills that all students need to develop from the outset of their studies, and encompassing organisational and leadership skills. With an emphasis on patient care and dignity, this title is the perfect guide to healthcare delivery, management and professional development. • Follows a simple structure based around systems of the body for quick access to information, with the most common disorders of these systems • Is accompanied by a comprehensive companion website with self-testing features • Ward and Primary Care covered throughout the text • Contains all the information you need to provide the best patient care, including care planning, symptom control, communication and health promotion. This title is also available as a mobile App from MedHand Mobile Libraries. Buy it now from iTunes, Google Play or the MedHand Store.

Medical Ethics Law And Communication At A Glance

Author: Patrick Davey
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470670649
File Size: 18,31 MB
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Medical Ethics, Law and Communication at a Glance presents a succinct overview of these key areas of the medical curriculum. This new title aims to provide a concise summary of the three core, interlinked topics essential to resolving ethical dilemmas in medicine and avoiding medico-legal action. Divided into two sections; the first examines the ethical and legal principles underpinning each medical topic; while the second focuses on communication skills and the importance of good communication. Medical Ethics, Law and Communication at a Glance offers an accessible introduction to the fundamentals of good medical practice, and will provide indispensable support for undergraduate medical students and nurses, as well as newly qualified healthcare professionals.

Healthcare Simulation At A Glance

Author: Kirsty Forrest
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118871847
File Size: 66,59 MB
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Healthcare Simulation at a Glance provides an accessible overview to key educational aspects of simulation education, and how they relate to simulation in clinical practice and university based education. Structured into five sections, it begins with an introduction to simulation before moving on to focusing on the learning theories that underpins the approaches, and how to embed simulation into a programme. Sections three and four look at the technical and non-technical features of simulation in various contexts, and how it can be used in assessment and providing feedback to health professionals. The last section considers how simulation educators can develop their own practice through different activities and approaches. Using case examples and practical tips, Healthcare Simulation at a Glance offers structure and a framework applicable to a complex area, and is ideal for those new to using simulation in education, as well as experienced academics.

Midwifery Skills At A Glance

Author: Patricia Lindsay
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119233917
File Size: 49,46 MB
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Being an effective midwife requires a range of knowledge and skills, all of which are essential to provide competent and safe care to childbearing women and their infants. Midwifery Skills at a Glance offers an invaluable, straightforward guide for students and practitioners – offering readable, easily digestible information, supported with illustrations throughout to enhance application to practice. Clear and concise throughout, Midwifery Skills at a Glance covers a wide range of skills – exploring issues such as infection control, personal hygiene care, and safeguarding; assessment, examination and screening skills; how to care for the woman and neonate with complex needs; drug administration and pain relief. A comprehensive, highly visual guide to the skills essential for safe, effective, and compassionate midwifery practice Written by experts in their field Briefly describes each skill and provides clear illustrations — making it an ideal companion in clinical practice Offers instruction on the safe use of a wide range of essential skills required to deliver safe, evidence-based maternity care Includes service user viewpoints and key points to help consolidate learning and reflect on the experience of receiving care Written with the student midwife in mind, Midwifery Skills at a Glance is equally invaluable for all others providing care, including Maternity Support Workers, mentors, registered midwives and medical students.

Learning Disability Nursing At A Glance

Author: Bob Gates
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118506138
File Size: 45,42 MB
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Learning Disability Nursing at a Glance is the perfect companion for study and revision from the publishers of the market-leading at a Glance series. This visual, dynamic and user-friendly resource addresses the key principles underpinning contemporary learning disability nursing practice, relates them to key clinical practice issues, and explores them in the context of maintaining health and well-being. Exploring the full spectrum of care, this textbook addresses the needs of people with learning disabilities across the life span, from children through to adolescents and on to adults and older people. Aimed at nursing, health and social care students, as well as registered nurses, this is an invaluable resource for all those looking to consolidate and expand their knowledge, in order to provide safe, effective and compassionate care to people with learning disabilities. The perfect revision and consolidation textbook Highly visual colour presentation, with full colour illustrations throughout Includes expert contributions from learning disability academic staff as well as clinicians Embraces both primary and secondary care perspectives Supported by a companion website featuring case studies to further test your knowledge Available in a range of digital formats- perfect for ‘on the go’ study and revision This title is also available as a mobile App from MedHand Mobile Libraries. Buy it now from iTunes, Google Play or the MedHand Store.

Palliative Care Nursing At A Glance

Author: C. Ingleton
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118759214
File Size: 23,75 MB
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Palliative Care Nursing at a Glance is the perfect companion for nursing students, health and social care practitioners, and all those involved in palliative care delivery, both in the clinical and home setting. Written by an expert team of academics, nurses, educators and researchers it provides a concise and easy-to-read overview of all the concepts and clinical decision-making skills necessary for the provision of good-quality palliative and end-of-life care. Divided into six sections, the book includes coverage of all key clinical applications, principles of symptom management, palliative care approaches for a range of conditions and patient groups, exploration of the roles of the multi-professional team, as well as ethical challenges. Superbly illustrated, with full colour illustrations throughout Provides information on delivery of care in a range of settings Broad coverage makes it ideal reading for anyone involved in palliative care delivery User-friendly and accessible resource for those working in both specialist and non-specialist adult settings

Acute And Critical Care Nursing At A Glance

Author: Helen Dutton
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118815173
File Size: 19,20 MB
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37 Acute circulatory failure 5: heart failure -- 38 Principles of cardiac surgery -- 39 Physiology of the gastrointestinal system -- 40 Acute medical and surgical gastrointestinal problems -- 41 Physiology of the renal system -- 42 Acute kidney injury -- 43 Burns: immediate care -- 44 Major trauma -- 45 Resuscitation -- Part 5 Disability: patients with neurological impairment -- 46 Physiology of the brain -- 47 Neurological assessment -- 48 Neurological impairment -- 49 Drug overdose and poisoning -- 50 Acute endocrine problems -- Part 6 Exposure -- 51 Skin integrity -- 52 Nutritional assessment and support -- Part 7 Decision making in acute and critical care -- 53 Summary of decision making -- 54 Professional, legal and ethical considerations -- 55 Mental health concerns -- 56 Last days of life -- Appendix -- References and further reading -- Glossary -- Index -- EULA

Montana Economy At A Glance

Author: Montana. Dept. of Labor and Industry. Research and Analysis Bureau
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Emergency Nursing At A Glance

Author: Natalie Holbery
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 111886767X
File Size: 78,23 MB
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From the publishers of the market-leading at a Glance series comes a wide-ranging and succinct overview of the key concepts of emergency care. Emergency Nursing at a Glance uses the unique and highly visual at a Glance format to convey vital information quickly and efficiently, ensuring that nursing students have access to all the important topics they need for an emergency care placement. This highly visual, easy-to-read guide is the ideal companion for anyone entering fields involving urgent or unscheduled care. •Includes all aspects of emergency care, including trauma, minor injury, triage processes, patient assessment, common emergency presentations, as well as legal, ethical and professional issues. •Covers care of adults, children, and those with learning disabilities and mental health conditions •Presented in the bestselling at a Glance format, with superb illustrations and a concise approach Emergency Nursing at a Glance is an invaluable resource for nursing students, newly qualified nurses and other healthcare professionals working in emergency departments, urgent care centres, minor injury units and walk-in centres.

Geriatric Physical Therapy

Author: Andrew A. Guccione
Editor: Mosby Incorporated
ISBN:
File Size: 80,52 MB
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This valued resource for physical therapists provides a comprehensive overview of geriatric physical therapy for physical therapy students as well as practitioners. Thoroughly revised and updated, it provides the latest information on geriatric health care, such as managed care/Medicare/Medicaid, reimbursement issues, conservative pain management techniques, pharmacology, and new material on home care, osteoarthritis, nutrition, and family issues. It includes five new chapters: Ventilation and Respiratory Dysfunction in the Older Adult, Strength Training in the Elderly, Functional Training in the Community, Incontinence, and Prosthetics. * Shows application of concepts and encourage critical thinking by blending theory with real case examples. * Ensures compatibility of the text with the typical educational experience of the physical therapist and prepares the physical therapist for practice by using standard APTA terminology as expressed in the APTA document, A Description of Physical Therapist Patient Management, Parts I and II. * Gives student and clinician enough depth to understand processes and procedures, with its scientific approach and extensive referencing. New and expanded case studies. Updates and new information on topics such as managed care, conservative pain management techniques and pharmacology are included. New chapters on Ventilation and Respiratory Dysfunction in the Older Adult, Strength and Training in the Elderly, Functionals Training in the Community, Prosthetics and Incontinence.

Physician Assistant Medical Practice In The Health Care Workforce

Author: Jeffrey G. Nicholson
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Professionalism In Health Care

Author: Sherry Makely
Editor: Prentice Hall
ISBN:
File Size: 69,11 MB
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Regardless of job title or discipline, every health care student and worker must understand the importance of professionalism. Hands-on technical skills remain a high priority in health care, but good character, a strong work ethic, sound personal traits, and appropriate behaviors are becoming more important than ever before. This text presents these topics in an interactive format and is a resource for aspiring health care professionals of all kinds.

Dementia Care At A Glance

Author: Catharine Jenkins
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118859987
File Size: 11,70 MB
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Dementia Care at a Glance is the perfect companion for health and social care professionals, nurses, students as well as family members and voluntary workers needing information and guidance about dementia care. Taking a person-centred and interpersonal approach, each chapter outlines an aspect of the experience of living with dementia and the steps that the nurse or healthcare professional can take to support them. This comprehensive book will assist readers to respond effectively, sensitively and with compassion to people living with dementia in acute settings, as well as in care environments and at home. It acknowledges the challenges that arise for people with dementia, family members and professionals and offers practical solutions based on current thinking and best practice. Presented in the bestselling at a Glance format, with superb illustrations and a concise approach Covers the common forms and manifestations of dementia, their causes, and how to address them Addresses a wide range of topics including, interventions, communication, care planning, medication, therapy, leadership as well as ethical and legal issues Takes a positive holistic approach, including not only physical and mental health issues but social and spiritual implications and a person-centred focus throughout Suitable for students on a range of healthcare courses Supported by a companion website with multiple-choice questions and reflective questions

St Joseph County At A Glance

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Careers In Health Care

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Resumes For The Health Care Professional

Author: Kim Marino
Editor: John Wiley & Sons Incorporated
ISBN:
File Size: 50,62 MB
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Over 100 model resumes for doctors, nurses, therapists, technicians, dieticians, and more Cover letter, interview, and job search tips Using the Internet, online job searching and guidelines Create an impressive, winning resume with the bestselling guide to getting a better job in America?s fastest-growing and fastest-changing profession With new technology, managed care, and other developments, the health care profession today is the scene of astonishing change: new jobs are being created, new skills are needed, and job responsibilities are being redefined and expanded. For almost a decade, Resumes for the Health Care Professional has been the relied-upon resource for professionals in health care. Now it has been newly updated to help you take advantage of the opportunities?and prepare for the challenges?of finding the right job in the new competitive health care industry. Featuring a no-nonsense, proven approach, plus valuable inside tips and tricks expressly for the health care industry, Resumes for the Health Care Professional provides: Examples culled from the author?s vast bank of health care resumes, including egistered nurses, technologists, technicians, therapists, social workers, and more Cover letter and thank you samples Special coverage of new job trends in the health care industry and how to take advantage of them Tips on writing the most effective electronic resume Lists of popular Internet career centers and Web sites for health care professionals Job titles and descriptions of key health care professions, including health assessment and treating occupations; and service, technologist, technician, and diagnosing positions