Month: April 2009

New Books Received – April 09

  • 2009 Nurse’s Drug Handbook
  • Clinical supervision for nurses
  • Counseling individuals with life-threatening illness
  • Food and health in the new millennium : a concise guide to the role of nutrition in health and disease
  • Management and leadership for nurse administrators
  • Math for nurses : a pocket guide to dosage calculation and drug preparation
  • New leadership challenge : creating the future of nursing
  • Nurse to nurse.
  • Speaking of dying : a practical guide to using counselling skills in palliative care
  • Advanced practice nursing : an integrative approach
  • Building your nursing career : a guide for students
  • Buzzed : the straight facts about the most used and abused drugs from alcohol to ecstasy
  • Care managers : working with the aging family
  • Caring for patients from different cultures
  • Classroom skills for nurse educators
  • Clinical delegation skills : a handbook for professional practice
  • Clinical dietitian’s essential pocket guide
  • Clinical health psychology in medical settings : a practitioner’s guidebook
  • Dietary supplements
  • Emotional labour in health care : the unmanaged heart of nursing
  • Essential nursing skills
  • Evaluating research for evidence-based nursing practice
  • Fast facts for the clinical nursing instructor : clinical teaching in a nutshell
  • Future of the nursing workforce in the United States : data, trends, and implications
  • Getting the most from nursing school : a guide to becoming a nurse
  • Grant writing handbook for nurses
  • Handbook of informatics for nurses & healthcare professionals
  • Health promotion strategies through the life span
  • Hospice companion : best practices for interdisciplinary assessment and care of common problems during the last phase of life
  • Human centered nursing : the foundation of quality care
  • Intravenous medications : a handbook for nurses and other allied health personnel
  • Introduction to theory and reasoning in nursing
  • Lippincott’s nursing drug guide
  • Manual of school health : a handbook for school nurses, educators, and health professionals
  • Mastering the teaching role : a guide for nurse educators
  • Merck manual of patient symptoms : a concise, practical guide to etiology, evaluation, and treatment
  • Mosby’s drug guide for nurses
  • Muslim medical ethics : from theory to practice
  • Nurse’s drug handbook
  • Nurse’s handbook of I.V. drugs
  • Nurse’s handbook of behavioral and mental health drugs
  • Nurse’s quick check
  • Nurse’s rapid reference
  • Nurse’s survival guide to the ward
  • Nursing Education Challenges in the 21st Century
  • Nursing informatics and the foundation of knowledge
  • Nursing now! : today’s issues, tomorrow’s trends
  • Nursing research : designs and methods
  • Nursing spectrum drug handbook 2009
  • Pediatric nursing care plans for the hospitalized child
  • Perspectives on nursing theory
  • Pocket guide to nutritional assessment and care
  • Psychosocial issues in palliative care
  • Real stories of nursing research : the quest for Magnet recognition
  • Reflective practice in nursing
  • Roy adaptation model
  • Royal Marsden Hospital manual of clinical nursing procedures
  • Teaching in nursing : a guide for faculty
  • Trauma nursing : from resuscitation through rehabilitation
  • Trusting doctors : the decline of moral authority in American medicine
  • Watson’s clinical nursing pocket book
  • What is special about the human brain?

Nursing Books Received – Oct 08

  • Pediatric nursing : scope and standards of practice
  • 5-minute obstetrics and gynecology consult
  • Advancing your career : concepts of professional nursing
  • Assisted suicide and euthanasia : a natural law ethics approach
  • Clinical assessment and monitoring in children
  • Clinical dietitian’s essential pocket guide
  • Communication and education skills for dietetics professionals
  • Davis’s drug guide for nurses
  • Easeful death : is there a case for assisted dying?
  • Guide to nursing management and leadership
  • Inherited metabolic diseases : a guide to 100 conditions
  • Medical-surgical nursing : clinical management for positive outcomes
  • Nurse’s drug handbook.
  • Nurse’s rapid reference.
  • Nursing : the philosophy and science of caring
  • Nursing know-how.
  • Nursing models, theories and practice
  • Public health nursing : leadership, policy, & practice
  • SMART way : an introduction to writing for nurses
  • Vaccine : the controversial story of medicine’s greatest lifesaver
  • Reproduction, childbearing and motherhood : a cross-cultural perspective
  • Clinical calculations : with applications to general and specialty areas
  • Communication as comfort : multiple voices in palliative care
  • Middle range theories : application to nursing research
  • Nurse executive : the four principles of management
  • Nurse’s quick check.
  • Pediatric nursing : scope and standards of practice
  • Safety in numbers : nurse-to-patient ratios and the future of health care
  • Values in medicine : what are we really doing to patients?
  • How to write a guideline from start to finish : a handbook for healthcare professionals
  • International practice development in nursing and healthcare
  • Just the facts : a pocket guide to basic nursing
  • Key concepts in nursing
  • Lippincott’s nursing procedures.
  • Making room in the clinic : nurse practitioners and the evolution of modern health care