Author: Cathy Melfi Curtis Genre: Medical Publisher: F.A. Davis ISBN: 9780803666931 Book Pages: 416 Format: PDF, ePub & Mobi
2 Books in 1. . . Q&A Course Review and NCLEX prep. Guarantee your mastery of psychiatric mental health nursing knowledge while honing your critical-thinking and test-taking skills. Over 900 multiple-choice and alternate format questions, organized by specific disorders, make a difficult subject more manageable. Rationales for both correct and incorrect answers as well as test-taking tips help you to critically analyze the question types.
Author: Cathy Melfi Curtis Genre: MEDICAL Publisher: ISBN: 0803622449 Book Pages: 407 Format: PDF, ePub & Mobi
Another book in the Davis's Success series. Reviews psych/mental health content, and demonstrates how critical thinking is applied to the various question types in classroom tests, and ultimately the NCLEX. Includes about 1,000 questions in the text with a bonus CD-ROM with two final exams. Questions will reflect the increased emphasis on pharmacology, medication administration, management, delegation and patient safety.
Author: Cathy Melfi Curtis Genre: Medical Publisher: F A Davis Company ISBN: 0803629818 Book Pages: 377 Format: PDF, ePub & Mobi
2 Books in 1! - Q&A Course Review - NCLEX® prep Assure your mastery of psychiatric mental health nursing knowledge while improving your critical-thinking and test-taking skills. Over 900 multiple-choice and alternate format questions, organized by specific disorders, make a difficult subject more manageable. Rationales for both correct and incorrect answers as well as test-taking tips help you critically analyze the question types. BONUS! Two, 75-question exams online at DavisPlus--look inside the book for your FREE Plus Code to gain access! Thoroughly updated and enhanced, the 2nd Edition of this AJN Book-of-the-Year offers an increased emphasis on alternate-item format questions, including fill-in-the-blank, select-all-that-apply, and ordered response. "The Success books have been an absolute lifeline for me. My "Success" proves it! It doesn't matter if you get the question right or wrong because you get so much out of the rationale- and then you can apply that information to your next exam, clinical rotation, or the NCLEX" - Corrie Cyre, President, Student Nurses Association, Hillsborough Community College Southshore, Hillsborough, FL Use this exceptional resource with your current textbook for additional practice questions. It's the ideal companion to Mary C. Townsend's psychiatric nursing texts--each title follows the same organization as Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing Success, 2nd Edition for the ideal teaching and learning experience. Check them out today... Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Concepts of Care in Evidence-Based Practice Essentials of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Concepts of Care in Evidence-Based Practice Nursing Diagnoses in Psychiatric Nursing Care Plans and Psychotropic Medications
"Thinking about thinking is more strenuous than physical labor. A physical task is always easier if you use the right tool. The concept also is true of mental labor. A critical thinking strategy provides a methodical, analytical approach to answering multiple-choice questions in nursing. You are encouraged to use the critical thinking strategies when practicing test taking in nursing"--
Author: Cathy Melfi Curtis Genre: Medical Publisher: F.A. Davis ISBN: 9780803657823 Book Pages: 528 Format: PDF, ePub & Mobi
oo much information? Too little time? Here’s everything you need to succeed in your psychiatric mental health nursing course and prepare for course exams and the NCLEX®. Succinct reviews of content in outline format focus on must-know information, while case studies and NCLEX-style questions develop your ability to apply your knowledge in simulated clinical situations. A 100-question final exam at the end of the book.
Author: Genre: Medical Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins ISBN: 158255448X Book Pages: 371 Format: PDF, ePub & Mobi
Straight A's in Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing is an excellent review for the NCLEX® and for psychiatric-mental health nursing courses from the LPN through the BSN level. It follows the unique and highly visual two-column Straight A's format—an in-depth outline review in the inner column and a quick-scanning key points refresher in the outer column. Logos include "Top 10" Lists that save students time before exams and Time-Out for Teaching that provides tips on patient teaching. The book and bound-in CD-ROM contain hundreds of NCLEX®-style questions, including alternate-format questions, along with answers and rationales.
Author: Mary C Townsend Genre: Medical Publisher: F.A. Davis ISBN: 9780803640511 Book Pages: 850 Format: PDF, ePub & Mobi
New DSM-5 content! Whether it’s an entire course on psychiatric nursing or integrating these principles into an existing course, this is the text that’s concise, engaging, and informative. It offers an evidence-based, holistic approach to mental health nursing—in a streamlined format that explores nursing diagnoses for both physiological and psychological disorders. It’s the psychiatric nursing text that students actually read, understand, and use.
Author: Cherie R. Rebar Genre: Medical Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins ISBN: 9781975144364 Book Pages: 534 Format: PDF, ePub & Mobi
Need an insightful, real-world guide to mental health care concepts? The newly updated Psychiatric Nursing made Incredibly Easy, 3rd Edition addresses numerous mental health nursing issues, defining disorders and management strategies and offering down-to-earth guidance on a range of care issues — all in the enjoyable Made Incredibly Easy® style. With guidance that applies to any healthcare setting, this colorfully illustrated guide walks you through the vital skills needed for psychiatric mental health nursing care, offering solid support for being exam-ready and for handling a range of mental health and substance use concerns while on the job.
Author: Elizabeth M. Varcarolis Genre: Medical Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences ISBN: 9780323294157 Book Pages: 632 Format: PDF, ePub & Mobi
The revised reprint includes all new DSM-5 updates, updated psychiatric nursing content, along with new opening unit pages with vignettes, Selected Concept boxes and a new chapter on stress and stress-related disorders. This updated version equips yourself for today's psychiatric nursing practice with all of the essential nursing interventions and clinical content combined with current research and evidence-based practice. From the author of the bestselling Foundations of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing, this text was specifically developed to effectively prepare students in today's shorter courses. New DSM-5 criteria boxes in an appendix Updated Chapters include: Chapter 17: Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorder –new material on the Recovery Model adapted for schizophrenia, new Matrix 7 domains for Cognition affected by Schizophrenia, and an updated chapter drug table which now includes the latest drugs for schizophrenia Chapter 15: Mood Disorders: Depression – the chapter drug table has been updated with the latest drugs for depression Chapter 16: Bipolar Spectrum Disorders – the medication tables have been updated throughout Chapter 11: Anxiety, Anxiety Disorders, and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders – this chapter has been updated with new content Chapter 12: Somatoform Disorders and Dissociative Disorders – the section on somatic symptom disorder has been thoroughly revised Chapter 19: Addiction and Compulsions – this chapter has been rewritten with additions of substances, medications and new tables UNIQUE! Examining the Evidence boxes explain the reasoning behind nursing interventions and how research affects everyday practice. UNIQUE! Applying the Art sections communication tables in the clinical chapters provide examples of therapeutic and nontherapeutic communication techniques as well as realistic nurse-patient interaction scenarios. Key concepts and terms clarify essential terminology. Potential Nursing Diagnosis tables give several possible nursing diagnoses for a particular disorder along with the associated signs and symptoms. Vignettes offer succinct, real-life glimpses into clinical practice by describing patients and their psychiatric disorders. Assessment Guidelines familiarize readers with methods of assessing patients. Critical thinking questions introduce clinical situations in psychiatric nursing. Key Points to Remember outline the main concepts of each chapter in an easy to comprehend and concise bulleted list.