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Fundamentals of nursing

http://libcat.nshealth.ca/permalink/provcat41084
[edited by] Patricia Ann Potter, Anne Griffin Perry, Amy Hall, Patricia A. Stockert. (Ninth edition) Elsevier , c2017.
Call Number
WY 100.1 F9809 2017 REF
Location
Aberdeen Hospital
Cape Breton Regional
Dartmouth General Hospital
Dickson Building
Halifax Infirmary
Nova Scotia Hospital
Yarmouth Regional
It’s your complete guide to nursing — from basic concepts to essential skills! Fundamentals of Nursing, 9th Edition prepares you to succeed as a nurse by providing a solid foundation in critical thinking, evidence-based practice, nursing theory, and safe clinical care in all settings. With illustrated, step-by-step guidelines, this book makes it easy to learn important skills and procedures. Care plans are presented within a nursing process framework, and case studies show how to apply concept…
Call Number
WY 100.1 F9809 2017 REF
Other Authors
Hall, Amy
Perry, Anne Griffin
Potter, Patricia A.
Responsibility
[edited by] Patricia Ann Potter, Anne Griffin Perry, Amy Hall, Patricia A. Stockert
Edition
Ninth edition
Place of Publication
St. Louis, MO
Publisher
Elsevier
Date Published
c2017
Physical Description
xix, 1365 pages
ISBN
9780323327404
Subjects (MeSH)
Nurse-Patient Relations
Nursing Care
Nursing Process
Abstract
It’s your complete guide to nursing — from basic concepts to essential skills! Fundamentals of Nursing, 9th Edition prepares you to succeed as a nurse by providing a solid foundation in critical thinking, evidence-based practice, nursing theory, and safe clinical care in all settings. With illustrated, step-by-step guidelines, this book makes it easy to learn important skills and procedures. Care plans are presented within a nursing process framework, and case studies show how to apply concepts to nursing practice. From an expert author team led by Patricia Potter and Anne Griffin Perry, this bestselling nursing textbook helps you develop the understanding and clinical reasoning you need to provide excellent patient care.
Format
Book
Location
Aberdeen Hospital
Cape Breton Regional
Dartmouth General Hospital
Dickson Building
Halifax Infirmary
Nova Scotia Hospital
Yarmouth Regional
Copies
7
Loan Period
In library use
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Mosby's Canadian textbook for the support worker

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Sheila A. Sorrentino, Leighann Remmert ; Canadian authors Mary J. Wilk, Rosemary Newmaster. (3rd Canadian ed.) Elsevier Mosby , c2013.
Call Number
WY 193 S714m 2013
Location
Dartmouth General Hospital
Dickson Building
Halifax Infirmary
Mosby's Canadian Textbook for the Support Worker prepares students to function in the role of support worker in community and institutional settings. The #1 text used by Support Worker programs across Canada and at Canadian-affiliated schools worldwide, the book covers the broad foundation of skills that support workers/resident care aides/health care aides need in order to perform their role safely and effectively. Comprehensive, yet easy to read, Mosby's Canadian Textbook for the Support Wor…
Call Number
WY 193 S714m 2013
Author
Sorrentino, Sheila A
Other Authors
Remmert, Leighann
Wilk, Mary J
Responsibility
Sheila A. Sorrentino, Leighann Remmert ; Canadian authors Mary J. Wilk, Rosemary Newmaster
Edition
3rd Canadian ed.
Alternate Title
Canadian textbook for the support worker
Textbook for the support worker
Place of Publication
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Elsevier Mosby
Date Published
c2013
Physical Description
1158 p.
ISBN
9781926648392
Subjects (MeSH)
Home Health Nursing
Long-Term Care
Nurses' Aides
Abstract
Mosby's Canadian Textbook for the Support Worker prepares students to function in the role of support worker in community and institutional settings. The #1 text used by Support Worker programs across Canada and at Canadian-affiliated schools worldwide, the book covers the broad foundation of skills that support workers/resident care aides/health care aides need in order to perform their role safely and effectively. Comprehensive, yet easy to read, Mosby's Canadian Textbook for the Support Worker makes learning easy with clear explanations of concepts and step-by-step presentations of procedures. Numerous full-colour illustrations, photographs, charts, and tables are combined with real-life case studies and examples to provide the reader with an outstanding learning experience.
Format
Book
Location
Dartmouth General Hospital
Dickson Building
Halifax Infirmary
Copies
3
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Doing right : a practical guide to ethics for medical trainees and physicians

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Philip C. Hebert. (3rd ed.) Oxford University Press , c2014.
Call Number
W 50 H446d 2014
Location
Dartmouth General Hospital
Dickson Building
Halifax Infirmary
Nova Scotia Hospital
Now in its third edition, Doing Right offers healthcare trainees and practitioners alike a comprehensive, user-friendly guide to contemporary biomedical ethics. Taking an applied case study approach, this engaging text explores complex ethical issues through real-life scenarios, making it relatable to all types of healthcare professionals.
Call Number
W 50 H446d 2014
Author
Hebert, Philip C.
Responsibility
Philip C. Hebert
Edition
3rd ed.
Place of Publication
Don Mills, ON
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Date Published
c2014
Physical Description
354 p.
ISBN
978019900529
Subjects (MeSH)
Ethics, Clinical
Ethics, Medical
Abstract
Now in its third edition, Doing Right offers healthcare trainees and practitioners alike a comprehensive, user-friendly guide to contemporary biomedical ethics. Taking an applied case study approach, this engaging text explores complex ethical issues through real-life scenarios, making it relatable to all types of healthcare professionals.
Format
Book
Location
Dartmouth General Hospital
Dickson Building
Halifax Infirmary
Nova Scotia Hospital
Copies
2
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Living a healthy life with chronic conditions : self-management of heart disease, arthritis, diabetes, depression, ashtma, bronchitis, emphysema and other physical and mental health conditions

http://libcat.nshealth.ca/permalink/provcat26475
[edited by] Kate Lorig ... [et al.] ; Canadian edition content added by Patrick McGowan and Trude LaBossiere Huebner ; contributor, Peg Harrison. (Canadian 4th ed.) Bull Publishing , c2013.
Call Number
WT 500 L785 2013
Location
Dartmouth General Hospital
Dickson Building
Halifax Infirmary
Nova Scotia Hospital
This Canadian edition of Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions is a proven self-management guide. People with chronic health conditions live most of their lives outside of hospitals and clinics. This book is designed to help them learn the information and skills to manage chronic conditions on a daily basis while doing the things they need and want to do. This new edition is completely redesigned for easy reading and fully updated with the latest research and information. The book is …
Call Number
WT 500 L785 2013
Other Authors
LaBossiere Huebner, Trude
Lorig, Kate
McGowan, Patrick
Responsibility
[edited by] Kate Lorig ... [et al.] ; Canadian edition content added by Patrick McGowan and Trude LaBossiere Huebner ; contributor, Peg Harrison
Edition
Canadian 4th ed.
Alternate Title
Living a healthy life with chronic conditions - for ongoing physical and mental health conditions
Place of Publication
Boulder, CO
Publisher
Bull Publishing
Date Published
c2013
Physical Description
368 p.
ISBN
9781936693498
Subjects (MeSH)
Chronic Disease - psychology - Popular Works
Chronic Disease - therapy - Popular Works
Self care - popular works
Notes
"For ongoing physical and mental health conditions"--Cover.
Abstract
This Canadian edition of Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions is a proven self-management guide. People with chronic health conditions live most of their lives outside of hospitals and clinics. This book is designed to help them learn the information and skills to manage chronic conditions on a daily basis while doing the things they need and want to do. This new edition is completely redesigned for easy reading and fully updated with the latest research and information. The book is a vital resource full of practical tips, suggestions, and strategies to build confidence in managing chronic illness and symptoms, such as fatigue, pain, shortness of breath, disability, and depression. It encourages readers to develop individual approaches to setting goals, making decisions, and finding resources and support. Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions has helped hundreds of thousands of people with chronic illness gain their greatest possible physical potential and to once again get pleasure from life. Its simple goal is to help anyone with a chronic illness to live a productive, healthy life. The proven practices for self-management are based on an ongoing series of studies conducted at Stanford University School of Medicine. The content has been enriched by the feedback of medical and other professionals and thousands of people with chronic conditions all over the world.
Contents
Contents: 1. Overview of Self-Management -- 2. Becoming an Active Self-Manager -- 3. Finding Resources -- 4. Understanding and Managing Common Symptoms -- 5. Using Your Mind to Manage Symptoms -- 6. Exercise and Physical Activity for Every Body -- 7. Exercise for Flexibility, Strength and Balance: Making Life Easier -- 8. Exercising for Endurance: Aerobic Activities -- 9. Communication with Family, Friends and Health Care Professionals -- 10. Sex and Intimacy -- 11. Healthy Eating -- 12. Healthy Weight Management -- 13. Managing Your Medicines -- 14. Making Treatment Decisions -- 15. Managing Chronic Lung Disease -- 16. Managing Heart Disease and High Blood Pressure -- 17. Managing Arthritis -- 18. Managing Diabetes -- 19. Planning for the Future: Fears and Reality -- Index.
Format
Book
Location
Dartmouth General Hospital
Dickson Building
Halifax Infirmary
Nova Scotia Hospital
Copies
4
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Pocket guide to nutrition assessment of the patient with kidney disease : a concise, practical resource for comprehensive nutrition care in kidney disease

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[edited by] Linda McCann ; a project of the Council on Renal Nutrition of the National Kidney Foundation. (5th ed.) National Kidney Foundation , c2015.
Call Number
WJ 300 P739 2015
Location
Dartmouth General Hospital
This pocket guide resource provides specific chapters based on KDIGO and KDOQI guidelines and recommendations for nutrition; peritoneal dialysis and hemodialysis; diabetes; cardiovascular disease, dyslipidemia, and hypertension; CKD-mineral and bone disorder; and CKD related anemia. Special populations include acute kidney injury, gout, HIV/AIDS, nephrolithiasis, nephrotic syndrome, older adults, pediatrics, pregnancy, and kidney transplant.
Call Number
WJ 300 P739 2015
Corporate Author
National Kidney Foundation
Other Authors
McCann, Linda
Responsibility
[edited by] Linda McCann ; a project of the Council on Renal Nutrition of the National Kidney Foundation
Edition
5th ed.
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
National Kidney Foundation
Date Published
c2015
Physical Description
[322 p.]
Subjects (MeSH)
Kidney Diseases
Nutrition Assessment
Abstract
This pocket guide resource provides specific chapters based on KDIGO and KDOQI guidelines and recommendations for nutrition; peritoneal dialysis and hemodialysis; diabetes; cardiovascular disease, dyslipidemia, and hypertension; CKD-mineral and bone disorder; and CKD related anemia. Special populations include acute kidney injury, gout, HIV/AIDS, nephrolithiasis, nephrotic syndrome, older adults, pediatrics, pregnancy, and kidney transplant.
Format
Book
Location
Dartmouth General Hospital
Copies
1
Loan Period
3 weeks

Clinical nursing skills & techniques

http://libcat.nshealth.ca/permalink/provcat26415
Anne Griffin Perry, Patricia A. Potter, Wendy Ostendorf. (8th ed.) Mosby Elsevier , c2014.
Call Number
WY 150 P462c 2014
Location
Cape Breton Regional
Colchester East Hants
Dartmouth General Hospital
Halifax Infirmary
Written by the author team you trust, this market-leading text is known for its comprehensive coverage of over 200 nursing skills. It offers hundreds of full-color illustrations, a nursing process framework, and clear step-by-step instructions — with rationales for each step. Improved readability makes guidelines easier to follow, and coverage of many new skills keeps you completely current with nursing practice today.
Call Number
WY 150 P462c 2014
Author
Perry, Anne Griffin
Other Authors
Ostendorf, Wendy
Potter, Patricia A.
Responsibility
Anne Griffin Perry, Patricia A. Potter, Wendy Ostendorf
Edition
8th ed.
Alternate Title
Clinical nursing skills and techniques
Place of Publication
St. Louis, MO
Publisher
Mosby Elsevier
Date Published
c2014
Physical Description
1196 p.
ISBN
9780323083836
Subjects (MeSH)
Clinical Medicine - methods
Evidence-Based Nursing - methods
Nursing Care - methods
Abstract
Written by the author team you trust, this market-leading text is known for its comprehensive coverage of over 200 nursing skills. It offers hundreds of full-color illustrations, a nursing process framework, and clear step-by-step instructions — with rationales for each step. Improved readability makes guidelines easier to follow, and coverage of many new skills keeps you completely current with nursing practice today.
Format
Book
Publication Type
Handbooks
Location
Cape Breton Regional
Colchester East Hants
Dartmouth General Hospital
Halifax Infirmary
Copies
5 (HI: 2 c.)
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Patient education programs

http://libcat.nshealth.ca/permalink/provcat34163
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons , 2003.
Call Number
WE 190 P298 2003 DVD
Location
Dartmouth General Hospital
Call Number
WE 190 P298 2003 DVD
Place of Publication
Chicago, IL
Rosemont, IL
Publisher
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Date Published
2003
Physical Description
1 DVD
Subjects (MeSH)
Arthroplasty, replacement, hip - popular works
Arthroplasty, replacement, knee - popular works
Arthroscopy - popular works
Orthopedic Procedures - Popular Works
Contents
Total knee replacement (13 min.) -- Total hip replacement (14 min.) -- Arthroscopic knee surgery (12 min.)
Format
DVD
Location
Dartmouth General Hospital
Copies
1
Loan Period
3 weeks

Advanced techniques in arthroscopic procedures of the foot and ankle

http://libcat.nshealth.ca/permalink/provcat34210
van Dijk, CN. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons , 2004.
Call Number
WE 880 A244 2004 CD-ROM
Location
Dartmouth General Hospital
Halifax Infirmary
Call Number
WE 880 A244 2004 CD-ROM
Author
van Dijk, CN
Other Authors
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting (2004)
DeVries, J.S.
Place of Publication
[Rosemont, IL]
Publisher
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Date Published
2004
Physical Description
1 CD-ROM
Subjects (MeSH)
Ankle - surgery
Arthroscopy - methods
Foot - surgery
Orthopedic Procedures - methods
Format
CD-ROM
Location
Dartmouth General Hospital
Halifax Infirmary
Copies
2
Loan Period
3 weeks

An arthroscopic rotator cuff repair using two-rows of fixation

http://libcat.nshealth.ca/permalink/provcat34214
Anderson, Kyle. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons , 2005.
Call Number
WE 810 A547a 2005 DVD
Location
Dartmouth General Hospital
Halifax Infirmary
Call Number
WE 810 A547a 2005 DVD
Author
Anderson, Kyle
Other Authors
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting (2005 : Washington, DC)
Place of Publication
[Rosemont, IL]
Publisher
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Date Published
2005
Physical Description
1 DVD
Subjects (MeSH)
Arthroscopy - methods
Internal fixators
Orthopedic Procedures - methods
Rotator cuff - surgery
Format
DVD
Location
Dartmouth General Hospital
Halifax Infirmary
Copies
2
Loan Period
3 weeks

Wrist arthroscopy masterclass

http://libcat.nshealth.ca/permalink/provcat34223
Talwalkar, Sumedh C. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons , 2005.
Call Number
WE 830 T152w 2005 CD-ROM
Location
Dartmouth General Hospital
Halifax Infirmary
Call Number
WE 830 T152w 2005 CD-ROM
Author
Talwalkar, Sumedh C
Other Authors
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting (2005 : Washington, DC)
Trail, Ian A
Place of Publication
[Rosemont, IL]
Publisher
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Date Published
2005
Physical Description
1 CD-ROM
Subjects (MeSH)
Arthroscopy - methods
Orthopedic Procedures - methods
Wrist joint - surgery
Format
CD-ROM
Location
Dartmouth General Hospital
Halifax Infirmary
Copies
2
Loan Period
3 weeks

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