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Acute nursing care : recognising and responding to medical emergencies

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Ian Peate and Helen Dutton. (2nd ed.) --London, UK: Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group , c2021.
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Using a body systems approach, and fully updated in light of new NEWS2 and NMC future nurse standards, as well as acknowledging the challenges faced by people with delirium in acute care settings, the second edition of this book provides a comprehensive overview of the essential issues in this important subject. Topics covered include recognition and identification of physiological and mental deterioration in adults; identification of disordered physiology that may lead to a medical emergency …
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Author
Peate, Ian
Other Authors
Dutton, Helen
Responsibility
Ian Peate and Helen Dutton
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
London, UK
Publisher
Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group
Date of Publication
c2021
Physical Description
1 online resource
ISBN
9781138352001
Subjects (MeSH)
Emergencies - nursing
Emergency Nursing - methods
Nursing Assessment
Specialty
Emergency Medicine
Nursing
Abstract
Using a body systems approach, and fully updated in light of new NEWS2 and NMC future nurse standards, as well as acknowledging the challenges faced by people with delirium in acute care settings, the second edition of this book provides a comprehensive overview of the essential issues in this important subject. Topics covered include recognition and identification of physiological and mental deterioration in adults; identification of disordered physiology that may lead to a medical emergency linked to deterioration of normal function; relevant anatomy and physiology; pathophysiological changes and actions that need to be taken; immediate recognition and response; investigations, diagnosis and management issues; and teaching and preventative strategies.
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Evidence-based nursing guide to sign and symptom management

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--Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , 2009.
Call Number
WY 100.4 E93 2009
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Call Number
WY 100.4 E93 2009
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Date of Publication
2009
Physical Description
471 p.
Series Title
Evidence-based nursing guide
ISBN
9780781788274
Subjects (MeSH)
Signs and Symptoms - Handbooks
Nursing Assessment - Handbooks
Physical Examination - Handbooks
Format
Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Health assessment in nursing

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat12256
Janet Weber, Jane H. Kelley. (3rd ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , 2007.
Call Number
WY 100.4 W374H 2007
Location
Cape Breton Regional
Call Number
WY 100.4 W374H 2007
Author
Weber, Janet
Other Authors
Kelley, Jane, 1944-
Responsibility
Janet Weber, Jane H. Kelley
Edition
3rd ed.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Date of Publication
2007
Physical Description
xxi, 1001 p. : ill. (chiefly col.)
ISBN
9780781762403
0781762405
Subjects (MeSH)
Nursing Assessment
Format
Book
Location
Cape Breton Regional
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Health assessment made incredibly visual

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat22490
--Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , 2007.
Call Number
WY 49 H434 2007
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Call Number
WY 49 H434 2007
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Date of Publication
2007
Physical Description
218 p. : col. ill.
Series Title
Incredibly visual
ISBN
1582559856
Subjects (MeSH)
Physical Examination - Handbooks
Nursing Assessment - Handbooks
Format
Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Health promotion strategies through the life span

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat12266
Ruth Beckmann Murray ... [et al.]. (Canadian ed.) --Toronto, ON: Pearson Prentice Hall , c2006.
Call Number
WY 100.4 H44 2006
Location
Cape Breton Regional
Call Number
WY 100.4 H44 2006
Other Authors
Murray, Ruth Beckmann
Responsibility
Ruth Beckmann Murray ... [et al.]
Edition
Canadian ed.
Place of Publication
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Pearson Prentice Hall
Date of Publication
c2006
Physical Description
xv, 767 p. : ill.
ISBN
9780131433656
0131433652
Subjects (MeSH)
Health Behavior
Health Promotion
Healthy Lifestyle
Nursing Assessment
Format
Book
Location
Cape Breton Regional
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Health promotion strategies through the lifespan

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat13184
Ruth Beckmann Murray ... [et al.]. (2nd Canadian ed.) --Toronto, ON: Pearson Prentice Hall , c2009.
Call Number
WY 100 M983n 2009
Location
Cape Breton Regional
Call Number
WY 100 M983n 2009
Other Authors
Murray, Ruth Beckmann
Responsibility
Ruth Beckmann Murray ... [et al.]
Edition
2nd Canadian ed.
Place of Publication
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Pearson Prentice Hall
Date of Publication
c2009
Physical Description
xvii, 716 p. : ill.
ISBN
9780136156017
0136156010
Subjects (MeSH)
Health Behavior
Health Promotion
Healthy Lifestyle
Nursing Assessment
Format
Book
Location
Cape Breton Regional
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Increasing productivity in a telehealth nursing triage call center

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat34253
Williams, Charlene. --Pitman, NJ: American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing , 2005.
Call Number
W 83 W722i 2005
Access
.
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Call Number
W 83 W722i 2005
Author
Williams, Charlene
Place of Publication
Pitman, NJ
Publisher
American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing
Date of Publication
2005
Subjects (MeSH)
Telemedicine - organization & administration
Remote Consultation
Nursing Assessment - methods
Triage - methods
Efficiency, Organizational
Access
.
Format
CD-ROM
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Initial management of acute medical patients : a guide for nurses and healthcare practitioners

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat30687
Wood, Ian. (2nd ed.) --Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell , 2012.
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Location
Online
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Author
Wood, Ian
Other Authors
Garner, Michelle
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
Hoboken, NJ
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Date of Publication
2012
Physical Description
322 p.
ISBN
9781444361278
Subjects (MeSH)
Medicine
Nursing Assessment - methods
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Lab manual to accompany Health assessment in nursing

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat21651
Weber, Janet. (2nd ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , 2003.
Call Number
WY 100.4 W374L 2003
Location
Dickson Building
Call Number
WY 100.4 W374L 2003
Author
Weber, Janet
Other Authors
Kelley, Jane
Sprengel, Ann
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Date of Publication
2003
Physical Description
308 p.
ISBN
0781732433
Subjects (MeSH)
Nursing Assessment - Problems and Exercises
Format
Book
Location
Dickson Building
Copies
1
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Laboratory manual for Nursing health assessment, a best practice approach

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat42407
Sharon Jensen. --Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , 2011.
Call Number
WY 100.4 J54L 2011
Location
Temporarily out of collection
Call Number
WY 100.4 J54L 2011
Author
Jensen, Sharon, 1955-
Responsibility
Sharon Jensen
Alternate Title
Nursing health assessment : a best practice approach.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Date of Publication
2011
Physical Description
270 p.
ISBN
9780781780605 (pbk.)
0781780608 (pbk.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Nursing Assessment - Laboratory Manuals
Nursing Assessment - Problems and Exercises
Format
Book
Location
Temporarily out of collection
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Medical-surgical nursing in Canada : assessment and management of clinical problems

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American editors Sharon Lewis ... [et al.] ; Canadian editors Maureen A. Barry ... [et al.]. (4th Canadian ed.) --Milton, ON: Elsevier , c2019.
Call Number
WY 100 M48912 2019
Location
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
Sub-Location
RESERVE
"Explores patient care in various clinical settings and focuses on key topics such as prioritization, clinical decision-making, evidence-informed practice, and patient safety. A variety of boxes and tables, in addition to an accessible writing style, make it easy to comprehend both essential information and the most complex concepts. Best of all, a complete collection of interactive learning and study tools help you learn more effectively and offer valuable, real-world preparation for clinical …
Call Number
WY 100 M48912 2019
Other Authors
Lewis, Sharon
Barry, Maureen A.
Responsibility
American editors Sharon Lewis ... [et al.] ; Canadian editors Maureen A. Barry ... [et al.]
Edition
4th Canadian ed.
Place of Publication
Milton, ON
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
c2019
Physical Description
1934 p.
ISBN
9781771720489
Subjects (MeSH)
Medical-Surgical Nursing
Nursing Assessment
Nursing Care
Perioperative Nursing
Specialty
Nursing
Abstract
"Explores patient care in various clinical settings and focuses on key topics such as prioritization, clinical decision-making, evidence-informed practice, and patient safety. A variety of boxes and tables, in addition to an accessible writing style, make it easy to comprehend both essential information and the most complex concepts. Best of all, a complete collection of interactive learning and study tools help you learn more effectively and offer valuable, real-world preparation for clinical practice."-- Provided by publisher.
Format
Book
Location
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
Sub-Location
RESERVE
Copies
1
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24 hour loan
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Medical-surgical nursing in Canada : assessment and management of clinical problems

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[American editors:] Sharon L. Lewis [and others] ; Canadian editors: Maureen A. Barry, Sandra Goldsworthy, Donna Goodridge. (3rd Canadian ed.) --Toronto, ON: Elsevier , c2014.
Call Number
WY 100 M48912 2014
Location
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
Cape Breton Regional
Call Number
WY 100 M48912 2014
Other Authors
Lewis, Sharon Mantik
Barry, Maureen, 1951-
Goldsworthy, Sandra, 1961-
Goodridge, Donna, 1960-
Responsibility
[American editors:] Sharon L. Lewis [and others] ; Canadian editors: Maureen A. Barry, Sandra Goldsworthy, Donna Goodridge.
Edition
3rd Canadian ed.
Place of Publication
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
c2014
Physical Description
xxxiv, 2126 pages : color illustrations
ISBN
9781926648705
1926648706
Subjects (MeSH)
Medical-Surgical Nursing
Nursing Assessment
Nursing Care
Perioperative Nursing
Contents
Concepts in nursing practice -- Pathophysiological mechanisms of disease -- Perioperative care -- Problems related to altered sensory input -- Problems of oxygenation : ventilation -- Problems of oxygenation : transport -- Problems of oxygenation : perfusion -- Problems of ingestion, digestion absorption, and elimination -- Problems of urinary function -- Problems related to regulatory and reproductive mechanisms -- Problems related to movement and coordination -- Nursing care in specialized settings.
Format
Book
Location
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
Cape Breton Regional
Loan Period
3 weeks use
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Medical-surgical nursing in Canada : assessment and management of clinical problems

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat47215
American editors Sharon Lewis ... [et al.] ; Canadian editors Maureen A. Barry ... [et al.]. (4th Canadian ed.) --Milton, ON: Elsevier , c2019.
Call Number
WY 100 M4896 2019
Location
Dickson Building
"Explores patient care in various clinical settings and focuses on key topics such as prioritization, clinical decision-making, evidence-informed practice, and patient safety. A variety of boxes and tables, in addition to an accessible writing style, make it easy to comprehend both essential information and the most complex concepts. Best of all, a complete collection of interactive learning and study tools help you learn more effectively and offer valuable, real-world preparation for clinical …
Call Number
WY 100 M4896 2019
Other Authors
Lewis, Sharon
Barry, Maureen A.
Responsibility
American editors Sharon Lewis ... [et al.] ; Canadian editors Maureen A. Barry ... [et al.]
Edition
4th Canadian ed.
Place of Publication
Milton, ON
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
c2019
Physical Description
1934 p. : illustrations (colour), charts (colour)
ISBN
9781771720489
Subjects (MeSH)
Medical-Surgical Nursing
Nursing Assessment
Nursing Care
Perioperative Nursing
Specialty
Nursing
Perioperative Medicine
Abstract
"Explores patient care in various clinical settings and focuses on key topics such as prioritization, clinical decision-making, evidence-informed practice, and patient safety. A variety of boxes and tables, in addition to an accessible writing style, make it easy to comprehend both essential information and the most complex concepts. Best of all, a complete collection of interactive learning and study tools help you learn more effectively and offer valuable, real-world preparation for clinical practice."-- Provided by publisher.
Format
Book
Location
Dickson Building
Copies
1
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Medical-surgical nursing in Canada : assessment and management of clinical problems

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Sharon L. Lewis, Margaret McLean Heitkemper, Shannon Ruff Dirksen ... [et al.]. (3rd Canadian ed.) --Toronto, ON: Elsevier Mosby , c2014.
Call Number
WY 150 M489 2014
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Dickson Building
Aberdeen Hospital
Call Number
WY 150 M489 2014
Other Authors
Lewis, Sharon L
Responsibility
Sharon L. Lewis, Margaret McLean Heitkemper, Shannon Ruff Dirksen ... [et al.]
Edition
3rd Canadian ed.
Place of Publication
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Elsevier Mosby
Date of Publication
c2014
Physical Description
xxxiv, 2126 pages : forms, illustrations (chiefly colour)
ISBN
9781926648705
Subjects (MeSH)
Medical-Surgical Nursing
Nursing Assessment
Nursing Care
Perioperative Nursing
Format
Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Dickson Building
Aberdeen Hospital
Copies
2
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Navigating neuroscience nursing : a Canadian perspective

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edited by Dawn Tymianski, Angela Sarro, Theresa Green. (First edition) --Pembroke, ON: Pappin Communications , 2012.
Call Number
WY 160.5 N325 2012
Location
Dickson Building
Halifax Infirmary
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
Call Number
WY 160.5 N325 2012
Other Authors
Tymianski, Dawn
Sarro, Angela
Green, Theresa
Responsibility
edited by Dawn Tymianski, Angela Sarro, Theresa Green
Edition
First edition
Place of Publication
Pembroke, ON
Publisher
Pappin Communications
Date of Publication
2012
Physical Description
440 p.
ISBN
9780973807356
Subjects (MeSH)
Nervous System Diseases - nursing
Nursing Assessment - methods
Format
Book
Location
Dickson Building
Halifax Infirmary
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
Copies
3
Loan Period
3 weeks use
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Nurse's 5-minute clinical consult : diseases

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat27403
Catagnus, Julie M. --Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , 2007.
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Location
Online
Available Online
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Author
Catagnus, Julie M.
Other Authors
Moshier, Amy
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Date of Publication
2007
Series Title
5-minute consult
ISBN
9781582555119
1582555117
Subjects (MeSH)
Nursing - Handbooks
Nursing Assessment - Handbooks
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Nurse's 5-minute clinical consult : multisystem disorders

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat27405
Archer, Elizabeth. --Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , 2008.
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Location
Online
Available Online
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Author
Archer, Elizabeth
Other Authors
Chastang, Debra
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Date of Publication
2008
Series Title
5-minute consult
ISBN
978158256987
Subjects (MeSH)
Nursing Assessment - Handbooks
Acute Disease - nursing
Wounds and Injuries - nursing - Handbooks
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Nurse's 5-minute clinical consult : signs and symptoms

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat27401
Kowalak, Jennifer D. --Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , 2008.
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Location
Online
Available Online
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Author
Kowalak, Jennifer D.
Other Authors
Munden, Julie
Alternate Title
Nurse's five minute clinical consult
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Date of Publication
2008
Series Title
5-minute consult
ISBN
9781582557038
Subjects (MeSH)
Nursing Assessment - methods
Clinical Medicine - Handbooks
Nursing Diagnosis - Handbooks
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Nurses and families : a guide to family assessment and intervention

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Lorraine M. Wright, Maureen Leahey. (5th ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: F. A. Davis Company , 2009.
Call Number
WY 100 W951N 2009
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
WY 100 W951N 2009
Author
Wright, Lorraine M., 1944-
Other Authors
Leahey, Maureen, 1944-
Responsibility
Lorraine M. Wright, Maureen Leahey
Edition
5th ed.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
F. A. Davis Company
Date of Publication
2009
Physical Description
344 p.
ISBN
9780803621305
0803621302
Subjects (MeSH)
Family Nursing
Family Health - Nurses' Instruction
Interviews as Topic - Nurses' Instruction
Medical History Taking
Nursing Assessment
Contents
Family assessment and intervention : an overview -- Theoretical foundations of the Calgary family assessment and intervention models -- The Calgary family assessment model -- The Calgary family intervention model -- Family nursing interviews : stages and skills -- How to prepare for family interviews -- How to conduct family interviews -- How to do a 15-minute (or shorter) family interview -- How to use questions in family interviewing -- How to avoid the three most common errors in family nursing -- How to document family interviews -- How to terminate with families.
Format
Book
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1
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Nurses and families : a guide to family assessment and intervention

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat41034
Lorraine M. Wright, Maureen Leahey. (6th edition) --Philadelphia, PA: F.A. Davis Company , c2013.
Call Number
WY 100 W951n 2013
Location
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
Sub-Location
RESERVE
Call Number
WY 100 W951n 2013
Author
Wright, Lorraine M.
Other Authors
Leahey, Maureen
Responsibility
Lorraine M. Wright, Maureen Leahey
Edition
6th edition
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
F.A. Davis Company
Date of Publication
c2013
Physical Description
xxii, 351 p. : ill.
ISBN
9780803627390
Subjects (MeSH)
Family Nursing
Family Health - Nurses' Instruction
Interviews as Topic - Nurses' Instruction
Medical History Taking
Nursing Assessment
Format
Book
Location
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
Sub-Location
RESERVE
Copies
1
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24 hour loan
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