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Aesthetic Procedures : Nurse Practitioner's Guide to Cosmetic Dermatology

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Beth Haney. --Cham: Springer , c2020.
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This book is a resource that offers guidance to nurses who are experienced or novice aesthetic practitioners and would like to improve their aesthetic practice and enhance patient safety and satisfaction. This textbook reviews skin structure and anatomy, what happens as facial structures age, the effects of aging coupled with environmental exposures, pharmacology of medications used in aesthetics, light-based device properties, patient selection, and benefits of treatments. In addition, it incl…
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Haney, Beth
Responsibility
Beth Haney
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2020
Physical Description
1 online resource (xvii, 214 p.) : 80 illus., 79 illus. in color
ISBN
9783030199487
9783030199470 (Print ed.)
9783030199494 (Print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Cosmetic Techniques
Dermal Fillers - standards
Dermatologic Surgical Procedures
Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
Neurotoxins - standards
Specialty
Cosmetic Techniques
Dermatology
Nursing
Abstract
This book is a resource that offers guidance to nurses who are experienced or novice aesthetic practitioners and would like to improve their aesthetic practice and enhance patient safety and satisfaction. This textbook reviews skin structure and anatomy, what happens as facial structures age, the effects of aging coupled with environmental exposures, pharmacology of medications used in aesthetics, light-based device properties, patient selection, and benefits of treatments. In addition, it includes suggestions on how to communicate with patients to achieve successful outcomes. Aesthetic Procedures: Nurse Practitioner's Guide to Cosmetic Dermatology provides practitioners a one-source resource to attain more in-depth learning about cosmetic dermatology. Although there are several texts on individual aspects of aesthetic medicine, there is no all-inclusive book for nurses. This book affords the primary care practitioner the opportunity to add minimally invasive cosmetic dermatology procedures to their practice and perform the treatments safely, efficiently and effectively while avoiding common mistakes and minimizing complication risks. Education is paramount in creating a safe patient environment and as more clinicians turn to aesthetics to augment their practice, this book will be a valuable resource for nurses and practitioners all over the world.
Contents
Part I. Foundations of Aesthetics -- 1. The History of Beauty -- 2. Skin and Facial Anatomy -- 3. The Aging Face -- 4. Psychological Aspects of Aesthetics -- Part II. Acne and Non-invasive Treatments -- 5. Topical Preparations and Prescription Medications in Aesthetics -- 6. Microdermabrasion -- 7. Permanent and Semi-permanent Micro-Pigment Treatments -- 8. Superficial Chemical Peels -- 9. Acne -- Part III. Minimally Invasive Procedures: Neurotoxins -- 10. Pharmacology of Neurotoxins: Onabotulinum Toxin (Botox®), Abobotulinum Toxin (Dysport®), Incobotulinum Toxin (Xeomin®), and Prabotulinumtoxin-xvfs (Jeuveau™) -- 11. Reconstitution and Dosing of Neurotoxins -- 12. Indications for Neurotoxin: Upper Face -- 13. Indications for Neurotoxins: Lower Face and Neck -- 14. Neurotoxins: Other Uses and Future Possibilities -- 15. Neurotoxin Adverse Reactions -- Part IV. Minimally Invasive Procedures: Temporary Dermal Fillers -- 16. Pharmacology of Temporary Dermal Fillers -- 17. Indications and Placement of Temporary Dermal Fillers -- 18. Complications and Corrections of Temporary Dermal Fillers -- Part V. Laser and Light-Based Treatments and Skin Tightening -- 19. Laser and Light-Based Treatments -- 20. Non-surgical Facial Skin Tightening.
Format
e-Book
Publication Type
Nurses' Instruction
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Autism and other neurodevelopmental disorders

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Robin L. Hansen, Sally J. Rogers. --Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Publishing , c2013.
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The accelerating advancement in research in neurodevelopmental disorders -- including autism spectrum disorders, attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, learning disorders, and more -- has enormous implications for clinical practice. Autism and Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders provides clinicians with up-to-date information on the impact these advances have on the standard of care in the range of disorders commonly encountered by both primary and subspecialist physicians. The authors, affi…
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Hansen, Robin L
Rogers, Sally J
Responsibility
Robin L. Hansen, Sally J. Rogers
Place of Publication
Washington, DC
Publisher
American Psychiatric Publishing
Date of Publication
c2013
Physical Description
1 online resource, 306 p.
ISBN
9781585624256
Subjects (MeSH)
Autistic Disorder
Child Development Disorders, Pervasive
Developmental Disabilities
Nervous System Diseases
Abstract
The accelerating advancement in research in neurodevelopmental disorders -- including autism spectrum disorders, attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, learning disorders, and more -- has enormous implications for clinical practice. Autism and Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders provides clinicians with up-to-date information on the impact these advances have on the standard of care in the range of disorders commonly encountered by both primary and subspecialist physicians. The authors, affiliated with the UC-Davis MIND Institute, explain the latest findings from the biological, behavioral, and clinical sciences in ways that are accessible to clinicians and helpful to patients and their families.
Contents
Autism spectrum disorders / Sally J. Rogers, Sally Ozonoff, Robin L. Hansen -- Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder / Julie B. Schweitzer, Murat Pakyurek, J. Faye Dixon -- Fragile X syndrome / Mary Jacena S. Leigh, Randi J. Hagerman, David Hessl -- Chromosome 22q11.2 deletion syndrome / Kathleen Angkustsiri, Tony J. Simon -- Tourette syndrome, tic disorders, and comorbidities / Joan R. Gunther, Frank R. Sharp -- Down syndrome / Liga Bivina, Billur Moghaddam, Terry D. Wardinsky -- Angelman and Prader-Willi syndromes / Molly McGinniss, Billur Moghaddam -- Williams syndrome / Mary Beth Steinfeld, Robin L. Hansen -- Sex chromosome aneuploidy / Jeannie Visootsak, Nicole Tartaglia -- Disorders of learning, dyslexia, dysgraphia, dyscalculia, and other symbolic dysfunctions / Ingrid N. Leckliter, Janice L. Enriquez -- Speech and language disorders in childhood a neurodevelopmental perspective / Ann M. Mastergeorge.
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e-Book
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Basic & clinical biostatistics

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Beth Dawson, Robert G. Trapp. (3rd ed.) --New York, NY: Lange Medical Books/McGraw-Hill , 2001.
Call Number
WA 950 D272b 2001
Location
Dickson Building
Call Number
WA 950 D272b 2001
Author
Dawson, Beth
Other Authors
Trapp, Robert G.
Responsibility
Beth Dawson, Robert G. Trapp
Edition
3rd ed.
Alternate Title
Basic and clinical biostatistics
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Lange Medical Books/McGraw-Hill
Date of Publication
2001
Physical Description
399 p.
ISBN
0838505104
Subjects (MeSH)
Biometry
Statistics as Topic
Format
Book
Location
Dickson Building
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Best Practices in Processing and Storage for Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation

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Joseph Schwartz, Beth H. Shaz, editors. --Cham: Springer , c2018.
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This concise book examines clinically relevant issues relating to the ways in which bone marrow, cord blood and apheresis products, are processed and stored for the purpose of Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation and Cell Therapy. The twin aims are to offer up-to-date content covering a wide spectrum of topics and controversies and to provide practitioners in the field of transplant and cell therapy with practical, immediately applicable information from the internationally experts in the field. …
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Schwartz, Joseph
Shaz, Beth H.
Responsibility
Joseph Schwartz, Beth H. Shaz, editors
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2018
Physical Description
1 online resource (vi, 160 p.) : 19 illus., 10 illus. in color
Series Title
Advances and controversies in hematopoietic transplantation and cell therapy
ISBN
9783319589497
9783319589480 (print ed.)
9783319589503 (print ed.)
9783319865171 (print ed.)
ISSN
2569-1376
Subjects (MeSH)
Cord Blood Stem Cell Transplantation
Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
Specimen Handling - methods
Specialty
Clinical Laboratory Techniques
Hematology
Regenerative Medicine
Abstract
This concise book examines clinically relevant issues relating to the ways in which bone marrow, cord blood and apheresis products, are processed and stored for the purpose of Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation and Cell Therapy. The twin aims are to offer up-to-date content covering a wide spectrum of topics and controversies and to provide practitioners in the field of transplant and cell therapy with practical, immediately applicable information from the internationally experts in the field. Each chapter focuses on a particular subject, and numerous working tables, algorithms, and figures are included. Whenever appropriate, the reader's attention is drawn to the availability of potentially high-impact clinical trials and expert practices. The authors are all experts who have been carefully selected for their knowledge of the topics that they address. The book will appeal to clinical and laboratory personnels, residents, fellows, and faculty members responsible for the care of hematopoietic cell transplant products and patients. Its format ensures that it will also serve as a robust, engaging tool to aid vital activities in every hematology and oncology trainee's daily work.
Contents
Journey of Hematopoietic Cells: Procurement to Infusion -- Regulations & Accreditation of Processing Laboratories -- Part I: HPC, Apheresis and HPC, Marrow: Donor qualification -- Routine HPC Apheresis & Marrow processing -- CD34 Enrichment /T-cell depletion -- Cryopreservation: Techniques, Freezing Solutions -- Hematopoietic Cell Graft Thawing—Best Practices -- Part II: HPC, Cord Blood: CB Donor Qualification -- Cord Blood Processing -- Cord Blood Graft Assessment -- Cord Blood Graft Thawing - Best Practices -- Hematopoietic Graft Handling during Transportation.
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The care planning cookbook for recreation and activities : an MDS guide to building quality care plans

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Hall, Beth A. Recreation Therapy Consultants (Firm). (Expanded 4th ed.) --San Diego, CA: Recreation Therapy Consultants , c2004.
Call Number
WB 556 H174c 2004
Location
Dickson Building
Call Number
WB 556 H174c 2004
Author
Hall, Beth A.
Corporate Author
Recreation Therapy Consultants (Firm)
Other Authors
Nolta, Michele M.
Edition
Expanded 4th ed.
Place of Publication
San Diego, CA
Publisher
Recreation Therapy Consultants
Date of Publication
c2004
Physical Description
1 v. (various pagings)
Subjects (MeSH)
Recreation Therapy - Handbooks
Patient Care Planning - Handbooks
Residential Facilities
Notes
"Now with indexes for quality indicators and nursing diagnosis references"--Cover.
Originally published under title: Activity care planning cookbook, 1992.
Format
Book
Location
Dickson Building
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3 weeks
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Clinician's guide to self-renewal : essential advice from the field

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edited by Robert J. Wicks and Elizabeth A. Maynard. --Hoboken, NJ: Wiley , c2014.
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"Providing clinicians with advice consistent with the current emphasis on working from strengths to promote renewal, this guide presents a holistic approach to psychological wellness. Time-tested advice is featured from experts such as Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi, Judith Beck, PhD, David Myers, and John Norcross. With strategies to renew the mind, body, spirit, and community, this book equips clinicians with guidance and inspiration for the renewal of body, mind, community, and spirit in their cli…
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Wicks, Robert J
Maynard, Elizabeth A
Responsibility
edited by Robert J. Wicks and Elizabeth A. Maynard
Place of Publication
Hoboken, NJ
Publisher
Wiley
Date of Publication
c2014
Physical Description
1 online resource (xxv, 502 p.)
ISBN
9781118841037 (electronic bk.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Burnout, Professional - prevention & control
Caregivers - psychology
Mental Health
Physicians - psychology
Self Care
Abstract
"Providing clinicians with advice consistent with the current emphasis on working from strengths to promote renewal, this guide presents a holistic approach to psychological wellness. Time-tested advice is featured from experts such as Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi, Judith Beck, PhD, David Myers, and John Norcross. With strategies to renew the mind, body, spirit, and community, this book equips clinicians with guidance and inspiration for the renewal of body, mind, community, and spirit in their clients and themselves".
Contents
Growth, love, and work in psychotherapy : sources of therapeutic talent and clinician self-renewal / Helene Nissen-Lie and David E. Orlinsky -- Renewing one's self-care sensibilities : distress, burnout, vicarious traumatization, and self-renewal / Jeffrey E. Barnett -- Self-care for clinicians in the disaster context / Rick Williamson and Patricia A. Engert -- Clinical supervision and self-renewal / Craig S. Cashwell and Jodi L. Bartley -- Valuing and accessing alonetime : silence, solitude, and reflection in the life of the clinician / Robert J. Wicks -- Keeping the Sabbath : privileging being beyond doing / Jill L. Snodgrass -- Self-renewal through natural empathy : caring for ourselves and others / Cheryl A. Giles -- Mind and heart : mindfulness and loving-kindness meditation for therapists / Kathleen Gregory, Geoffrey Newbegin, and Margot J. Schofield -- Zen therapy / David Brazier -- Blooming in the night : themes of self-renewal in posttraumatic growth / Mary Beth Werdel -- Tell the story : intergenerational trauma and healing / Suzanne Mayer -- Patience and self-renewal / Sarah A. Schnitker, Amber E. Blews, and Jessica A. Foss -- Forgiveness and self-renewal / Matthew J. Hirshberg and Robert D. Enright -- Psychological and spiritual aspects of courage for self-renewal / Cynthia L.S. Pury and Kaye N. Glennon -- The group as a medium for personal and professional renewal / Virginia Brabender and Courtney Slater -- Renewal in marital and family systems / Paul Giblin -- A dialectical behavior therapy approach to self-renewal / Maria Mouratidis -- Self-renewal and the Ways Paradigm / Sharon E. Cheston -- Spiritual coping resources for the self-renewal of clients and therapists / Melissa D. Falb and Kenneth I. Pargament -- Religion and spirituality : a source of renewal for families / Gina M. Brelsford and Jaelyn R. Farris -- Self-renewal with African Americans in psychotherapy / Deborah G. Haskins -- Clergy self-renewal themes in clinical practice / Thomas E. Rodgerson -- Self-renewal among gay and lesbian adults / Elizabeth A. Maynard and Katie E. Katuzny -- Renewing one's ethical sensibilities / Jeffrey E. Barnett -- Sexual attraction and self-renewal in psychotherapy / Stephen W. Simpson and Jonathan D. Reeves -- Going forward : a brief epilogue / Robert J. Wicks and Elizabeth A. Maynard.
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Danforth's obstetrics and gynecology

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Gibba, Ronald S. (10th ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , 2008.
Call Number
WQ 100 D31 2008
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
WQ 100 D31 2008
Author
Gibba, Ronald S.
Other Authors
Karlan, Beth Y.
Hancy, Arthur F.
Nygaard, Ingrid E.
Edition
10th ed.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Date of Publication
2008
Physical Description
1136 p. : ill.
ISBN
078176937X
Subjects (MeSH)
Obstetrics
Gynecology
Genital Diseases, Female
Pregnancy
Pregnancy Complications
Format
Book
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1
Loan Period
2 weeks
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Danforth's obstetrics and gynecology

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Gibba, Ronald S. (9th ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , 2003.
Call Number
WQ 100 D31 2003
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
WQ 100 D31 2003
Author
Gibba, Ronald S.
Other Authors
Karlan, Beth Y.
Hancy, Arthur F.
Nygaard, Ingrid E.
Edition
9th ed.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Date of Publication
2003
Physical Description
1099 p. : ill.
ISBN
078176937X
Subjects (MeSH)
Obstetrics
Gynecology
Genital Diseases, Female
Pregnancy
Pregnancy Complications
Format
Book
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1
Loan Period
2 weeks
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The dementia care plan dictionary : a behavior-based care plan idea book

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Nolta, Michele M. Recreation Therapy Consultants (Firm). --San Diego, CA: Recreation Therapy Consultants , 2005.
Call Number
WT 155 N798d 2005
Location
Dickson Building
Call Number
WT 155 N798d 2005
Author
Nolta, Michele M.
Corporate Author
Recreation Therapy Consultants (Firm)
Other Authors
Hall, Beth A
Place of Publication
San Diego, CA
Publisher
Recreation Therapy Consultants
Date of Publication
2005
Physical Description
91 p.
Subjects (MeSH)
Dementia - nursing
Patient Care Planning
Format
Book
Location
Dickson Building
Loan Period
3 weeks
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The Diabetic Foot : Medical and Surgical Management

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Aristidis Veves, John M. Giurini, Raul J. Guzman, editors. (Fourth edition) --Cham: Humana Press , c2018.
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In the fourth edition of this gold-standard title, a distinguished panel of experts provides a thorough update of the significant improvements in our understanding of diabetic foot physiology and its clinical management. Divided into three sections, the first part focuses on clinical features and diagnosis; the second on pathophysiology; and the third on the management of diabetic foot problems. In addition to updating all previous chapters, several new contributions have been added, reflecting…
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Veves, Aristidis
Giurini, John M.
Guzman, Raul J.
Responsibility
Aristidis Veves, John M. Giurini, Raul J. Guzman, editors
Edition
Fourth edition
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Humana Press
Date of Publication
c2018
Physical Description
1 online resource (xiii, 515 p.) : 248 illus., 159 illus. in color
Series Title
Contemporary diabetes
ISBN
9783319898698
9783319898681 (print ed.)
9783319898704 (print ed.)
9783030078829 (print ed.)
ISSN
2197-7836
Subjects (MeSH)
Diabetic Foot
Specialty
Diabetes Mellitus
Orthopedics
Podiatry
Abstract
In the fourth edition of this gold-standard title, a distinguished panel of experts provides a thorough update of the significant improvements in our understanding of diabetic foot physiology and its clinical management. Divided into three sections, the first part focuses on clinical features and diagnosis; the second on pathophysiology; and the third on the management of diabetic foot problems. In addition to updating all previous chapters, several new contributions have been added, reflecting advances in our understanding of the causes of diabetic foot ulcers and efforts to develop new and more effective therapies. The authors, many practicing at the famous Joslin-Beth Israel Deaconess Foot Center, again illuminate the successful new multidisciplinary approach now clearly required for successful treatment of the diabetic foot. Drawing on the experiences of diabetologists, podiatrists, vascular surgeons, infectious disease specialists, orthotists, plastic and orthopedic surgeons, The Diabetic Foot: Medical and Surgical Management, 4th Edition expertly describes standard techniques and current methods derived from the most recent data. This updated edition will be of significant value to all physicians and researchers with interest in a state-of-the-art understanding of the diabetic foot.
Contents
Epidemiology and Health Care Cost of Diabetic Foot Problems -- Clinical examination and risk classification of the diabetic foot -- Diabetic Neuropathy -- Diagnosis of Peripheral Artery Disease in the Diabetic Patient -- Imaging of Infection in the Diabetic Foot -- Principles of Care in the Diabetic Surgical Patient -- Physiology and Pathophysiology of Wound Healing in Diabetes -- Neuropeptides, Inflammation, and Diabetic Wound Healing Çô lessons from experimental models and human subjects -- Dermal regeneration and induction of wound closure in diabetic wounds -- Microvascular changes in the diabetic foot -- Structural and Functional Changes in Skin of the Diabetic Foot -- Biomechanics of the Diabetic Foot: The Road to Foot Ulceration -- Cell therapies:New frontier for the management of diabetic foot ulceration -- MicroRNAs: Novel therapeutic targets for diabetic wound healing -- Tissue Engineered Wound Dressings for Diabetic Foot Ulcers -- Preparation of the Wound Bed of the Diabetic Foot Ulcer -- Microbiology and Treatment of Diabetic Foot Infection -- Topical Wound Care Treatment and Indications for Their Use -- Surgical treatment of the ulcerated foot -- Lower Extremity Arterial Reconstruction in Patients with Diabetes Mellitus: Principles of Treatment -- Soft Tissue Reconstructive Options For The Ulcerated Or Gangrenous Diabetic Foot -- The diabetic charcot foot -- Amputations and Rehabilitation -- Organization of the Diabetic Foot Care Team -- Quality of Health Care -- Psychosocial and Educational Implications of Diabetic Foot Complications -- The Role of Footwear in the Prevention of Diabetic Foot Complications: the state of the art in 2016.
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The Diabetic Foot : Medical and Surgical Management

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Aristidis Veves, John M. Giurini, Frank W. LoGerfo, editors. (3rd ed.) --New York, NY: Humana Press , c2012.
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In The Diabetic Foot: Medical and Surgical Management, 3rd Edition, a distinguished panel of clinicians provides a thorough update of the significant improvements in knowledge surrounding the pathogenesis of diabetic foot problems, as well as the optimal healthcare treatment for this debilitating condition. The authors, many practicing at the famous Joslin-Beth Israel Deaconess Foot Center, again illuminate the successful new multidisciplinary approach now clearly required for the successful tr…
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Veves, Aristidis
Giurini, John M
LoGerfo, Frank W
Responsibility
Aristidis Veves, John M. Giurini, Frank W. LoGerfo, editors
Edition
3rd ed.
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Humana Press
Date of Publication
c2012
Physical Description
1 online resource (xiv, 554 p. : 211 ill., 130 ill. in color)
Series Title
Contemporary diabetes
ISBN
9781617797910
Subjects (MeSH)
Diabetic Foot - therapy
Subjects (LCSH)
Endocrinology 
Abstract
In The Diabetic Foot: Medical and Surgical Management, 3rd Edition, a distinguished panel of clinicians provides a thorough update of the significant improvements in knowledge surrounding the pathogenesis of diabetic foot problems, as well as the optimal healthcare treatment for this debilitating condition. The authors, many practicing at the famous Joslin-Beth Israel Deaconess Foot Center, again illuminate the successful new multidisciplinary approach now clearly required for the successful treatment of diabetic foot. Drawing on the experiences of diabetologists, podiatrists, vascular surgeons, infectious disease specialists, orthotists, plastic and orthopedic surgeons, this invaluable third edition, so timely given the continued rise of diabetes and its complications, clearly describes established techniques known to be effective. This updated edition blends new knowledge with the time-tested principles of diabetic foot management and will be of significant value to all physicians and researchers with an interest in a state-of-the-art understanding of diabetic foot.
Contents
Clinical features and diagnosis -- Principles of care in the diabetic surgical patient -- Epidemiology and health care cost of diabetic foot problems -- Diabetic polyneuropathy -- Clinical examination and risk classification of the diabetic foot -- Clinical features and diagnosis of peripheral arterial disease -- Imaging of infection in the diabetic foot -- Pathophysiology -- Physiology and pathophysiology of wound healing in diabetes -- Neuropeptides and diabetic wound-healing -- Induced regeneration of skin and peripheral nerves in the adult -- Microvascular changes in the diabetic foot -- Biomechanics of the diabetic foot: the road to foot ulceration -- Diabetic foot ulcers: effects of hypertoxia and stromal-derived factor-1[alpha] on endothelial progenitor cells -- Management of the diabetic foot -- Wound bed preparation of the diabetic foot ulcer -- Foot pressure abnormalities in the diabetic foot -- Proactive wound care -- Local care of diabetic foot ulcers: assessment, dressings, and topical treatments -- Surgical treatment of the ulcerated foot -- Microbiology and treatment of diabetic foot infections -- Lower extremity arterial reconstruction in patients with diabetes mellitus: principles of treatment -- Charcot arthropathy in the diabetic foot -- Soft tissue reconstruction options for the ulcerated or gangrenous diabetic foot -- Amputations and rehabilitation -- Organization and preventive care -- Organization of the diabetic foot care team -- Quality of health care -- Psychosocial and educational implications of diabetic foot complications -- Role of footwear in the prevention of diabetic foot problems.
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e-Book
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The dialectical behavior therapy primer : how DBT can inform clinical practice

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Beth S. Brodsky, Barbara Stanley. --Chichester, West Sussex, UK: John Wiley & Sons , 2013.
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Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) has quickly become a treatment of choice for individuals with borderline personality disorder and other complicated psychiatric conditions. Becoming proficient in standard DBT requires intensive training and extensive supervised experience. However, there are many DBT principles and procedures that can be readily adapted for therapists conducting supportive, psychodynamic, and even other forms of cognitive behavioral treatments.Despite this, there is a dearth …
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Brodsky, Beth S
Other Authors
Stanley, Barbara
Responsibility
Beth S. Brodsky, Barbara Stanley
Alternate Title
The dialectical behaviour therapy primer
How dialectical behaviour therapy can inform clinical practice
Place of Publication
Chichester, West Sussex, UK
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons
Date of Publication
2013
Physical Description
1 online resource, 250 p.
ISBN
9781118556610
Subjects (MeSH)
Borderline Personality Disorder - therapy
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy - methods
Abstract
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) has quickly become a treatment of choice for individuals with borderline personality disorder and other complicated psychiatric conditions. Becoming proficient in standard DBT requires intensive training and extensive supervised experience. However, there are many DBT principles and procedures that can be readily adapted for therapists conducting supportive, psychodynamic, and even other forms of cognitive behavioral treatments.Despite this, there is a dearth of easily accessible reading material for the busy clinician or novice. This new book provides a clinically oriented, user-friendly guide to understanding and utilizing the principles and techniques of DBT for non-DBT-trained mental health practitioners and is an ideal guide to DBT for clinicians at all levels of experience. Written by internationally recognized experts in suicide, self injury and borderline personality disorder, it features clinical vignettes, following patients through a series of chapters, clearly illustrating both the therapeutic principles and interventions.
Contents
Introduction -- When DBT is indicated : the patients, the clinicians and the evidence -- BPD : treatable or untreatable? -- BPD : diagnosis, stigma and phenomenology -- Understanding and treating self-harm behaviors in BPD -- The ABC's of DBT : theory -- The ABC's of DBT : overview of the treatment -- Commitment and goal setting -- The DBT tool kit : the essential DBT strategies and what happens in the individual session -- Skills training : the rationale and structure -- Skills training : the four skill modules -- Between session contact and observing limits -- Management of suicidal behavior -- The safety planning intervention -- The three C's of consultation -- DBT case formulation -- Beyond target 1 : therapy and quality of life interfering behaviors -- The end of treatment.
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e-Book
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Great Health Care : Making It Happen

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J. Timothy Harrington, Eric D. Newman, editors. --New York, NY: Springer , c2012.
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Great Health Care is enlightening and entertaining. It's a must read for physicians, patients, health policymakers and administrators, and the interested public---anyone who wants to understand what great health care is, and how we might build it together. The authors share their stories and motivations and the methods they have used to transform care for their own patients within their own practices and health systems. They thoughtfully explore how we got into this mess, how we can get out of…
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Harrington, J. Timothy
Newman, Eric D
Responsibility
J. Timothy Harrington, Eric D. Newman, editors
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2012
Physical Description
1 online resource (xii, 258 p. : 53 ill., 40 ill. in color)
ISBN
9781461411987
Subjects (MeSH)
Chronic Disease
Health Care Reform
Quality Assurance, Health Care
Abstract
Great Health Care is enlightening and entertaining. It's a must read for physicians, patients, health policymakers and administrators, and the interested public---anyone who wants to understand what great health care is, and how we might build it together. The authors share their stories and motivations and the methods they have used to transform care for their own patients within their own practices and health systems. They thoughtfully explore how we got into this mess, how we can get out of it, and the barriers to making it happen. "It is not only the impact of chronic diseases on our health and economy that draws us to this subject. It is the intriguing and rewarding potential for improving the status quo through redesigning how chronic disease care is provided and paid for." (Timothy Harrington, MD) "You can't do things differently until you see things differently." (Eric Newman, MD) "We start people on the road to recovery, but the 12 weeks of cardiac rehabilitation is just the warm-up period. The really important part is what happens afterward." (Richard Lueker, MD, Beth McCormick, MS) "We believe the extra-ordinary efforts of our program coordinators are key to our clients' wellbeing and our unusually low readmission rate." (Kathi Farrell, RN, BSN, PHN, Kathleen Sullivan, RN, MSN) "In real life, we are not usually given the chance to have a do-over. But we are given the chance to continuously improve. With the right skill sets, and the right partners, we can transform." (Eric Newman, MD)
Contents
Why Chronic Diseases? -- How Has the U.S. Health System Evolved? -- Why has the U. S. Health System Become What It Is? -- Making Chronic Disease Care Great -- Building Systems of Care -- Problem Solving -- Testing and Implementing Solutions -- Managing Complex Processes -- Managing Medical Information: Tools, Rules, and What's Cool -- Measuring Processes and Outcomes of Care -- Teaming: Everyone has a Role to Play -- How Providers Should Be Paid -- Diabetes: Everyone's Number One Priority -- Osteoporosis: Breaking Bones is Not Inevitable -- Rheumatoid Arthritis: Diagnose Early and Treat to Target -- Heart Failure: Reducing Readmissions -- Chronic Kidney Disease: Changing the Mean by Changing the Mien -- Asthma: Identifying and Treating High-Risk Patients -- Cardiovascular Disease: Reducing Risk Factors -- Obesity: The Elephant in the Room -- Palliative Care & Hospice: Advancing the Science of Comfort, Affirming the Art of Caring -- Myths and Miscreants -- Improving Care versus Transforming Care -- Translational Research or Industrial Process Improvement: A False Choice -- The Patient Centered Medical Home or System-based Care: Another False Choice -- Preparing Physicians with Optimal Processes and Process Improvement Skills.
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e-Book
Location
Online
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Gynecologic Radiation Therapy : Novel Approaches to Image-Guidance and Management

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat28907
edited by Akila N. Viswanathan, Christian Kirisits, Beth E. Erickson, Richard Pötter. --Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag , c2011.
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Online
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Author
Viswanathan, Akila N
Other Authors
Kirisits, Christian
Erickson, Beth E
Pötter, Richard
Responsibility
edited by Akila N. Viswanathan, Christian Kirisits, Beth E. Erickson, Richard Pötter
Place of Publication
Berlin, Heidelberg
Publisher
Springer-Verlag
Date of Publication
c2011
ISBN
9783540689584
Subjects (MeSH)
Brachytherapy - methods
Genital Neoplasms, Female - radiotherapy
Imaging, three-dimensional - methods
Subjects (LCSH)
Radiotherapy
Oncology
Diagnostic Imaging
Gynecology
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Haschek and Rousseaux's handbook of toxicologic pathology

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat32665
edited by Wanda M. Haschek, Colin G. Rousseaux, Matthew A. Wallig ; associate editor, Brad Bolon, Ricardo Ochoa ; illustrations editor, Beth W. Mahler. (3rd ed.) --Amsterdam, Netherlands: Elsevier Academic Press , c2013.
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Haschek and Rousseaux's Handbook of Toxicologic Pathology is a key reference on the integration of structure and functional changes in tissues associated with the response to pharmaceuticals, chemicals and biologics. The 3e has been expanded by a full volume, and covers aspects of safety assessment not discussed in the 2e. Completely revised with many new chapters, it remains the most authoritative reference on toxicologic pathology for scientists and researchers studying and making decisions o…
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Haschek, Wanda M
Rousseaux, Colin George
Wallig, Matthew A
Responsibility
edited by Wanda M. Haschek, Colin G. Rousseaux, Matthew A. Wallig ; associate editor, Brad Bolon, Ricardo Ochoa ; illustrations editor, Beth W. Mahler
Edition
3rd ed.
Alternate Title
Handbook of toxicologic pathology
Haschek & Rousseaux's handbook of toxicologic pathology
Place of Publication
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Publisher
Elsevier Academic Press
Date of Publication
c2013
Physical Description
3 volumes (xxxvi, 2963 p.)
ISBN
9780124157590 (set)
9780124157637 (v. 1)
9780124157620 (v. 2)
9780124157644 (v. 3)
Subjects (MeSH)
Poisoning - pathology
Abstract
Haschek and Rousseaux's Handbook of Toxicologic Pathology is a key reference on the integration of structure and functional changes in tissues associated with the response to pharmaceuticals, chemicals and biologics. The 3e has been expanded by a full volume, and covers aspects of safety assessment not discussed in the 2e. Completely revised with many new chapters, it remains the most authoritative reference on toxicologic pathology for scientists and researchers studying and making decisions on drugs, biologics, medical devices and other chemicals, including agrochemicals and environmental contaminants. New topics include safety assessment, the drug life cycle, risk assessment, communication and management, carcinogenicity assessment, pharmacology and pharmacokinetics, biomarkers in toxicologic pathology, quality assurance, peer review, agrochemicals, nanotechnology, food and toxicologic pathology, the environment and toxicologic pathology and more. Provides new chapters and in-depth discussion of timely topics in the area of toxicologic pathology and broadens the scope of the audience to include toxicologists and pathologists working in a variety of settings. Offers high-quality and trusted content in a multi-contributed work written by leading international authorities in all areas of toxicologic pathology. Features hundreds of full color images in both the print and electronic versions of the book to highlight difficult concepts with clear illustrations.
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Heart health for Canadians : the definitive guide

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat25746
Beth Abramson. (1st ed.) --Toronto, ON: Collins , c2013.
Call Number
WG 113 A159h 2013
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Call Number
WG 113 A159h 2013
Author
Abramson, Beth
Responsibility
Beth Abramson
Edition
1st ed.
Place of Publication
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Collins
Date of Publication
c2013
Physical Description
320 p.
ISBN
9781443405027
Subjects (MeSH)
Heart Diseases - Popular Works
Heart Diseases - prevention & control - Popular Works
Heart Diseases - therapy - Popular Works
Format
Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Copies
2
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3 weeks
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Leadership and management according to Florence Nightingale

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat53717
[by] Beth T. Ulrich. --Norwalk, CT: Appleton & Lange , 1992.
Call Number
WY 105 V66 1992
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
WY 105 V66 1992
Author
Ulrish, Beth T.
Responsibility
[by] Beth T. Ulrich
Place of Publication
Norwalk, CT
Publisher
Appleton & Lange
Date of Publication
1992
Physical Description
127 p.
ISBN
838556426
Subjects (MeSH)
Leadership
Nurse Administrators
Nursing - history
Format
Book
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1
Loan Period
2 weeks
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Life after trauma : a workbook for healing

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat20265
Rosenbloom, Dena. --New York, NY: Guilford Press , 1999.
Call Number
WM 55 R813L 1999
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Call Number
WM 55 R813L 1999
Author
Rosenbloom, Dena
Other Authors
Williams, Mary Beth
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Guilford Press
Date of Publication
1999
ISBN
1572302399
Subjects (MeSH)
Wounds and Injuries - psychology
Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic - therapy
Format
Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Management of Localized Pancreatic Cancer : Current Treatment and Challenges

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat44677
Susan Tsai, Paul S. Ritch, Beth A. Erickson, Douglas B. Evans, editors. --Cham: Springer , c2019.
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This book is designed to present a comprehensive understanding for the rationale of neoadjuvant treatment sequencing for localized pancreatic cancer and to focus on accurate clinical staging and stage-specific treatment sequencing. Sections address important aspects of clinical management of localized pancreatic cancer from diagnosis to surgery. These areas include initial radiographic staging, management of obstructive jaundice, role of chemotherapy and chemoradiation in neoadjuvant therapy, a…
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Tsai, Susan
Ritch, Paul S.
Erickson, Beth A.
Evans, Douglas B.
Responsibility
Susan Tsai, Paul S. Ritch, Beth A. Erickson, Douglas B. Evans, editors
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2019
Physical Description
1 online resource (x, 205 p.) : 55 illus., 47 illus. in color
ISBN
9783319989440
9783319989433 (Print ed.)
9783319989457 (Print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Neoadjuvant Therapy
Pancreatic Neoplasms - therapy
Specialty
Gastroenterology
Medical Oncology
Abstract
This book is designed to present a comprehensive understanding for the rationale of neoadjuvant treatment sequencing for localized pancreatic cancer and to focus on accurate clinical staging and stage-specific treatment sequencing. Sections address important aspects of clinical management of localized pancreatic cancer from diagnosis to surgery. These areas include initial radiographic staging, management of obstructive jaundice, role of chemotherapy and chemoradiation in neoadjuvant therapy, assessment of treatment response, and operative considerations for complex vascular resections. A brief review of suggested readings addressing the particular topic follows in each section, as well as a summary of clinical “pearls”. Management of Localized Pancreatic Cancer: Current Treatment and Challenges provides a comprehensive resource which clearly defines the principles of neoadjuvant therapy as well as a clinical framework for successful therapy. It serves as a valuable guide to physicians of multiple disciplines who are interested in utilizing neoadjuvant therapy for localized pancreatic cancer.
Contents
The Future of Multidisciplinary Care in Pancreatic Cancer -- Clinical Staging of Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma with MDCT and MRI -- Coordination of Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided FNA and Biliary Drainage in Pancreatic Cancer -- Importance of Carbohydrate Antigen 19-9 Monitoring in the Management of Pancreatic Cancer -- Treatment Sequencing for Resectable Disease -- Treatment Sequencing for Borderline Resectable Pancreatic Cancer -- Delivery of Neoadjuvant versus Adjuvant Therapy in Localized Pancreatic Cancer -- Neoadjuvant Therapy for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma -- New Classification of Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer -- Treatment Sequencing for Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer -- Role of Radiation for Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer -- Molecular Profiling in Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma -- Genetic Counseling for Pancreatic Cancer -- Medical Nutrition Therapy throughout the Continuum of Care for Localized Pancreatic Cancer -- Role of 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose Positron Emission Tomography (FDG-PET) in the Management of Pancreatic Cancer -- The New Bench for the Academic Surgeon: Precision Medicine.
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e-Book
Location
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Managing the transition from print to electronic journals and resources : a guide for library and information professionals

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Maria D.D. Collins, Patrick L. Carr, editors. --New York, NY: Routledge , 2008.
Call Number
Z 692 .C65 M266 2008
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Call Number
Z 692 .C65 M266 2008
Other Authors
Collins, Maria DD
Carr, Patrick L
Responsibility
Maria D.D. Collins, Patrick L. Carr, editors
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Routledge
Date of Publication
2008
Physical Description
356 p.
Series Title
Routledge studies in library and information science
ISBN
9780789033369
Subjects (MeSH)
Libraries, Digital - organization & administration
Library Automation
Contents
Budgeting and acquisition / Elizabeth S. Burnette -- Criteria for selecting and evaluating e-resources / Christine L. Ferguson -- Preservation concerns in the e-resource environment / Jennifer Watson -- Case study : evolving purchasing and collection models for serials / Hilary Davis -- Collaborative library-wide partnerships : managing e-resources through learning and adaptation / Joan Conger, Bonnie Tijerina -- Staffing trends and issues in e-resource management / Maria D.D. Collins -- Partnering with the patron / Beth Ashmore, Jaroslaw Szurek -- Enhancing e-resources by studying users : the University of Rochester's analysis of faculty perspectives on an institutional repository / Nancy Fried Foster, David Lindahl -- The role of the online catalog as an e-resource access and management tool / Charley Pennell -- ERM systems : background, selection, and implementation / Maria D.D. Collins -- Integration and data standards / Mark Ellingsen -- E-journal management tools / Jeff Weddle, Jill E. Grogg -- Creating an e-resource infrastructure : a case study of strategies at seven academic libraries / Glen Wiley -- Analyzing workflows and realizing efficiencies for serials processing / Elizabeth S. Burnette -- Issues in e-resource licensing / Jill E. Grogg, Selden Durgom Lamoureux -- The activation and maintenance of e-journal access / Patrick L. Carr -- Issues, changes, and trends in cataloging electronic journals / Bonnie S. Parks -- Workflows for managing e-resources : case studies of the strategies at five academic libraries / Patrick L. Carr.
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Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Loan Period
3 weeks
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