New Books for the week of April 1, 2013


2013 oncology nursing drug handbook. [electronic resource]

Wilkes, Gail M


The ABCs of group visits [electronic resource] : an implementation manual for your practice / Edward…

Noffsinger, Edward B. (Edward Brallier), 1943-


Advice to the healer [electronic resource] : on the art of caring / Richard Colgan.

Colgan, Richard.


Analgesia, anaesthesia, and pregnancy [electronic resource] : a practical guide / Steve Yentis, Surb…

Yentis, S. M. (Steven M.)

“Analgesia, Anaesthesia and Pregnancy focuses on pre-empting problems and maximising quality of care. Every chapter of this well-established practical guide has been completely updated and revised. All aspects of obstetric medicine relevant to the anaesthetist are covered, from p…


Anesthesia for otolaryngologic surgery [electronic resource] / edited by Basem Abdelmalak, D. John D…


Biomarkers in Oncology [electronic resource] : Prediction and Prognosis

Lenz, Heinz-Josef.

This integrated book covers the entire spectrum of cancer biomarkers in development and clinical use. Predictive and prognostic markers are explored in the context of colon cancer, breast cancer, lung cancer, prostate cancer, and GIST. International experts provide insight into t…


Cancer nursing [electronic resource] : principles and practice / edited by Connie Henke Yarbro, Debr…

Product Description: A new and revised version of this best-selling reference! For over eighteen years, best-selling Cancer Nursing: Principles and Practice has provided oncology nurses with the latest information on new trends in the rapidly changing science of oncology. Now, in…


Cardiovascular clinical trials [electronic resource] : putting the evidence into practice / edited b…

The pace of therapeutic advances in the treatment of cardiovascular diseases is rapid, and new clinically-relevant information appears with such frequency that it can be extremely challenging for clinicians to keep up. Still, knowledge and interpretation of major clinical trials …


The cardiovascular system at a glance [electronic resource] / Philip I. Aaronson, Jeremy P.T. Ward, …

Aaronson, Philip I. (Philip Irving), 1953-


Caring in Nursing Classics [electronic resource] : an Essential Resource.

Smith, Marlaine C.

This is a core resource for nursing educators and students at all levels who seek fundamental perspectives on the art and science of caring. The book is organized into nine sections providing an in-depth analysis of the evolution of caring scholarship, systematic reviews of the c…


Cases on healthcare information technology for patient care management [electronic resource] / Suren…

“This book highlights the importance of understanding the potential challenges and lessons learned from past technology implementations of health information technologies”–Provided by publisher.


Clinical immunology [electronic resource] : principles and practice / [edited by] Robert R. Rich ……


Clinical Pharmacology During Pregnancy [electronic resource].

Mattison, Donald.

Clinical Pharmacology During Pregnancy is written for clinicians, physicians, midwives, nurses, pharmacists and other medical professionals directly involved in the care of women during pregnancy. This book focuses on the impact of pregnancy on drug disposition and also includes …


Cognitive Screening Instruments [electronic resource] : A Practical Approach.

Larner, A. J.

Cognitive Screening Instruments: A Practical Approach provides a practical and structured overview of some of the most commonly used and easily available cognitive screening instruments applicable in the outpatient clinic and bedside setting. Dementia and cognitive disorders are …


College students with ADHD [electronic resource] : current issues and future directions.

Weyandt, Lisa L.


Contemporary Nursing Knowledge [electronic resource] : Analysis and Evaluation of Nursing Models and…

Fawcett, Jacqueline.

What is nursing? What do nurses do? How do you define it?


Dermatopathology [electronic resource] : classification of cutaneous lesions / Eduardo Zappi, Eduard…

Zappi, Eduardo.

This book shall assist the microscopist in a practical way, with the help of three mainstays, a. clinical information, b. the resources a standard histopathology laboratory may offer and c. the light microscope, to approach and solve the diagnostic problems he/she may face in the…


Digital advances in medicine, e-health, and communication technologies [electronic resource] / Joel …

“This book explores the developments and trends in medical informatics and their approaches toward telemedicine and e-health applications”–Provided by publisher.


E-health technologies and improving patient safety [electronic resource] : exploring organizational …

“This book presents an overview of information and communication technologies and their impact on the field of both patient safety and e-health and highlights a better understanding of their interaction”–Provided by publisher.


Electromyography and neuromuscular disorders [electronic resource] : clinical-electrophysiologic cor…

Preston, David C.


Evidence-based practice of palliative medicine [electronic resource] / [edited by] Nathan E. Goldste…


Exercise and fitness training after stroke [electronic resource] : a handbook for evidence-based pra…


Fundamentals of Nursing Test Success [electronic resource] : an Unfolding Case Study Review.

Wittmann-Price, Ruth.

Based on a philosophy of active learning, this innovative text uses unfolding case studies as a compelling vehicle for learning fundamental nursing content. Different from traditional vignettes, these case studies evolve over time as real-life situations, better enabling students…


Healthcare information technology innovation and sustainability [electronic resource] : frontiers an…

“This book presents research in the emerging field on information systems and informatics in the healthcare industry, addressing innovative concepts and critical issues through case studies and experimental research”–Provided by publisher.


In the Blink of an Eye [electronic resource] : The Story of Epidemic Meningococcal Meningitis

Artenstein, Andrew W.

This book is an account of a major historical event, in the world of medicine. As the son of one of the lead scientists who developed the vaccine for meningococcal meningitis, Andrew Artenstein has a unique perspective on the story. “”In the Blink of an Eye”” shares his experienc…


Medical devices [electronic resource] : surgical and image-guided technologies / edited by Martin Cu…


Medical infrared imaging [electronic resource] : principles and practices / edited by Mary Diakides,…

The evolution of technological advances in infrared sensor technology, image processing, “”smart”” algorithms, knowledge-based databases, and their overall system integration has resulted in new methods of research and use in medical infrared imaging. The development of infrared …


Medical microbiology [electronic resource] / Patrick R. Murray, Ken S. Rosenthal, Michael A. Pfaller…

Murray, Patrick R.


Modern clinical trial analysis [electronic resource] / Wan Tang, Xin Tu, editors.


The multiple ligament injured knee [electronic resource] : a practical guide to management / Gregory…


The Nursing Profession [electronic resource] : development, challenges, and opportunities.

Mason, Diana J.

This important book, which complements the report by the Institute of Medicine, The Future of Nursing, opens with a comprehensive review of the nursing field by Diana J. Mason, the Rudin Professor of Nursing at the Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing, City University of New York, a…


Nutrigenetics [electronic resource] : Applying the Science of Personal Nutrition.

Kohlmeier, Martin.

Nutrigenetics: Applying the Science of Personal Nutrition provides a fully referenced, readable guide to understanding the rationale and importance of nutrigenetic applications and explains why single nutrition recommendations will not fit everybody or even a majority of modern h…


Nutrition for sport and exercise [electronic resource] : a practical guide / Hayley Daries.

Daries, Hayley.


Obesity treatment and prevention [electronic resource] : new directions / editors, Adam Drewnowski, …


Perioperative Medicine [electronic resource] : Medical Consultation and Co-Management.

Jaffer, Amir K.

Provides a comprehensive evidence-based guide to the management of the growing population of patients who require perioperative care Perioperative Medicine: Medical Consultation and Co-Management is the first comprehensive reference text developed specifically for hospitalists bu…

Physician’s cancer chemotherapy drug manual 2013 / [edited by] Edward Chu, Vincent T. DeVita Jr.


Physician’s guide to arthropods of medical importance [electronic resource] / Jerome Goddard.

Goddard, Jerome.


Placement learning in cancer and palliative care nursing [electronic resource] : a guide for student…

Bates, Penny Howard.


Problem-Solving Therapy [electronic resource] : a Treatment Manual.

Nezu, Arthur M.

Section III. Problem-Solving Therapy: Specific Treatment Guidelines; Six: Overview of the Problem-Solving Therapy Process, Introductory Sessions, and the Case of “”Megan””; The Problem-Solving Therapy Process; Introductory Sessions; The Case of “”Megan””; Summary; Seven: Toolkit ……


Psychopathology of Childhood and Adolescence [electronic resource] : a Neuropsychological Approach.

Davis, Andrew S.

This text presents a comprehensive overview of the psychopathological disorders of childhood and adolescence from a brain-based perspective. Based upon the highly respected Handbook of Pediatric Neuropsychology, this text covers all of the major pediatric disorders described in t…


The Rehabilitation Specialist’s Handbook [electronic resource].

Roy, Serge H.

The field’s gold standard is the all-in-one reference that delivers the information you need to succeed in the classroom, in the clinic, and in practice.


Seldin and Giebisch’s The Kidney [electronic resource] : Physiology & Pathophysiology.

Alpern, Robert J.

A classic nephrology reference for over 25years, Seldin & Giebisch’s The Kidney, is the acknowledged authority on renal physiology and pathophysiology. In this 5th edition, such new and powerful disciplines as genetics and cell biology have been deployed to deepen and widen furth…


Sexually transmitted diseases [electronic resource] : vaccines, prevention, and control / Lawrence R…

Stanberry, Lawrence R.


Social media for nurses [electronic resource] : educating practitioners and patients in a networked …

Nelson, Ramona.


Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy [electronic resource].

Lo, Simon S.

Stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) has emerged as an important innovative treatment for various primary and metastatic cancers. This book provides a comprehensive and up-to-date account of the physical/technological, biological, and clinical aspects of SBRT. It will serve…


Teaching Evidence-Based Practice in Nursing [electronic resource] / Rona F. Levin, Harriet R. Feldma…

Levin, Rona.

This AJN award-winning text is the only book to teach evidence-based practice (EBP) content grounded in a tested philosophy of teaching and learning. It provides the tools, perspective and context for health educators and practitioners to implement evidence-based care practices a…


Therapeutic Programs for Musculoskeletal Disorders [electronic resource].

Wyss, James.

Comprehensive Therapeutic Programs for Musculoskeletal Disorders is a guide for musculoskeletal medicine trainees and physicians to the art and science of writing prescriptions and developing individualized treatment plans. Each chapter is written by a musculoskeletal physician w…


Travellers’ health [electronic resource] : how to stay healthy abroad / Richard Dawood.

Dawood, Richard M.

Our ability to travel to the remotest parts of the world has been transformed, but the health risks are ever changing and increasing, and there may be no one to help when things go wrong. Whether you are travelling abroad for business or pleasure, this book provides essential, de…


Women and health [electronic resource] / edited by Marlene B. Goldman, Rebecca Troisi, Kathryn M. Re…

Women and Health is a comprehensive reference that addresses health issues affecting women of all ages – from adolescence through maturity. It goes far beyond other books on this topic, that concentrate only on reproductive health, and has a truly international perspective. It co…

Bancroft’s theory and practice of histological techniques / [edited by] S. Kim Suvarna, Christopher …

Bates’ guide to physical examination and history taking.

Bickley, Lynn S.

“The 11th edition of the pre-eminent textbook on physical examination contains foundational content to guide students’ approaches to history taking, interviewing, and other core assessment concepts, as well as fully illustrated, step-by-step techniques that outline correct perfor…

Case files. Internal medicine / Eugene C. Toy, John T. Patlan Jr.

Toy, Eugene C.

Drug therapy in nursing / Diane S. Aschenbrenner, Samantha J. Venable.

Aschenbrenner, Diane S.

Ethics for health professionals / Carla Caldwell Stanford, Valerie J. Connor.

Stanford, Carla Caldwell, 1959-

Lippincott’s manual of psychiatric nursing care plans / Judith M. Schultz, Sheila L. Videbeck.

Schultz, Judith M.

Maingot’s abdominal operations.

Minor emergencies / Philip Buttaravoli, Stephen M. Leffler.

Buttaravoli, Philip M., 1945-

Pediatric & neonatal dosage handbook : a comprehensive resource for all clinicians treating pediatri…

Taketomo, Carol K.

The review of natural products : the most complete source of natural product information.

“The Review of Natural Products is the most comprehensive, scientifically based natural product publication available today, providing reliable answers based on fact, not anecdotal information. The over 400 fully referenced, peer-reviewed monographs offer quick and easy access to…

Schaechter’s mechanisms of microbial disease / [edited by] N. Cary Engleberg, Victor J. DiRita, Tere…

Speech and voice science / Alison Behrman.

Behrman, Alison.

Tintinalli’s emergency medicine : just the facts / [edited] by David M. Cline … [et al.].