New Books for the week of June 17, 2013

Abrams’ clinical drug therapy : rationales for nursing practice / Geralyn Frandsen, Sandra Smith Pen…

Frandsen, Geralyn.

ACSM’s exercise for older adults / Wojtek J. Chodzko-Zajko.

Chodzko-Zajko, Wojtek J.

“ACSM’s Exercise for Older Adults is a new book designed to help health and fitness professionals guide their older clients to appropriate exercise programs”–Provided by publisher.

ACSM’s guidelines for exercise testing and prescription / American College of Sports Medicine ; seni…

ACSM’s resources for the health fitness specialist / senior editor, Gary Liguori ; associate editors…

ACSM’s resources for the personal trainer / senior editor Barbara A. Bushman ; associate editors Reb…

Anderson’s atlas of hematology / Shauna C. Anderson Young, Keila B. Poulsen.

Anderson Young, Shauna Christine, 1945-

Applying nursing process : the foundation for clinical reasoning / Rosalinda Alfaro-LeFevre.

Alfaro-LeFevre, Rosalinda.

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…

Caring for the hospitalized child : a handbook of inpatient pediatrics / author, American Academy of…

Clinical anatomy of the spine, spinal cord, and ANS / Gregory D. Cramer, Susan A. Darby ; illustrato…

Cramer, Gregory D.

Clinical application of mechanical ventilation / David W. Chang.

Chang, David W.

Cochlear implant patient assessment : evaluation of candidacy, performance, and outcomes / Rene H. G…

Gifford, Renâe H.

Community and public health nursing : promoting the public’s health / [edited by] Judith A. Allender…

Community & Public Health Nursing is provides students with a basic grounding in public health nursing principles while emphasizing aggregate-level nursing. While weaving in meaningful examples from practice throughout the text, the authors coach students on how to navigate betwe…

Contemporary maternal-newborn nursing care / Patricia A. Wieland Ladewig, Marcia L. London, Michele …

Ladewig, Patricia W.

Cracking the NCLEX-RN / Jennifer A. Meyer and colleagues.

Meyer, Jennifer A., 1971-

CRNA certification exam review / edited by Kelly L. Wiltse Nicely, Lynn Fitzgerald Macksey.

Crush step 3 CCS : the ultimate USMLE step 3 CCS review / Mayur K. Movalia.

Movalia, Mayur.

Current diagnosis & treatment : rheumatology / [edited by] John B. Imboden, David B. Hellman, John H…

Daniels and Worthingham’s muscle testing : techniques of manual examination and performance testing.

Hislop, Helen J.

The doctor of nursing practice essentials : a new model for advanced practice nursing / edited by Ma…

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

Aschenbrenner, Diane S.

Essentials in total hip arthroplasty / [edited by] Javad Parvizi, Brian Klatt.

Essentials of nursing research : appraising evidence for nursing practice / Denise F. Polit, Cheryl …

Polit, Denise F.

Essentials of perioperative nursing / Terri Goodman, Cynthia Spry.

Goodman, Terri.

Evidence-based nursing : the research-practice connection / Sarah Jo Brown.

Brown, Sarah Jo.

Expert decision making on opioid treatment / [edited by] Jane Ballantyne, David J. Tauben.

External fixators of the foot and ankle / editors, Paul S. Cooper, Vasilios D. Polyzios, Thomas Zgon…

Foundations of psychological testing : a practical approach / Leslie A. Miller, Robert L. Lovler, Sa…

Miller, Leslie A.

Fundamental concepts and skills for nursing / Susan C. deWit, Patricia O’Neill.

DeWit, Susan C.

Gerontological nursing / Charlotte Eliopoulos.

Eliopoulos, Charlotte.

Health care ethics : critical issues for the 21st century / edited by Eileen E. Morrison, Beth Furlo…

Health information technology / Nadinia Davis, Melissa LaCour.

Davis, Nadinia A.

Health program planning and evaluation : a practical, systematic approach for community health / L. …

Issel, L. Michele.

History and physical examination : a common sense approach / by Mark Kauffman.

Kauffman, Mark, DO.

Hospital operations : principles of high efficiency health care / Wallace J. Hopp, William S. Lovejo…

Hopp, Wallace J.

The human body in health & disease / Kevin T. Patton, Gary A. Thibodeau.

Patton, Kevin T.

Infection control and management of hazardous materials for the dental team / Chris H. Miller.

Miller, Chris H., PhD.

Junqueira’s basic histology : text and atlas / Anthony L. Mescher.

Mescher, Anthony L.

Kuby immunology / Judith A. Owen, Jenni Punt, Sharon A. Stranford; with contributions by Patricia P….

Owen, Judith A.

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

Schultz, Judith M.

Lymphedema management : the comprehensive guide for practitioners / Joachim E. Zuther, Steve Norton …

Zuther, Joachim E.

Medical care economic risk : measuring financial vulnerability from spending on medical care / Panel…

“The United States has seen major advances in medical care during the past decades, but access to care at an affordable cost is not universal. Many Americans lack health care insurance of any kind, and many others with insurance are nonetheless exposed to financial risk because o…

Minor emergencies / Philip Buttaravoli, Stephen M. Leffler.

Buttaravoli, Philip M., 1945-

NCLEX-RN : strategies, practice, and review / Barbara J. Irwin, Judith A. Burckhardt.

Irwin, Barbara J.

This book is a focused, up-to-date strategic guide to help you prepare for the challenging NCLEX-RN exam-now with online practice test. To become a registered nurse in the United States, nursing school graduates must pass the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered…

Neuropsychological assessment and intervention for youth : an evidence based approach to emotional a…

Nurse anesthesia / [edited by] John J. Nagelhout, Karen L. Plaus.

The nurse educator’s guide to assessing learning outcomes / Mary E. McDonald.

McDonald, Mary, 1947-

Nursing leadership & management / Patricia Kelly.

Kelly, Patricia, 1941-

Oral pathology for the dental hygienist / [edited by] Olga A.C. Ibsen, Joan Andersen Phelan.

Pediatric audiologic rehabilitation : from infancy to adolesence / Elizabeth M. Fitzpatrick, Suzanne…

Fitzpatrick, Elizabeth M.

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

Taketomo, Carol K.

Periodontology for the dental hygienist / Dorothy A. Perry, Phyllis L. Beemsterboer, Gwen Essex.

Perry, Dorothy A.

Pharmacology for nurses : a pathophysiologic approach / Michael Patrick Adams, Leland Norman Holland…

Adams, Michael, 1951-

Principles and practice of palliative care and supportive oncology / editors, Ann M. Berger, John L….

Berger, Ann (Ann M.)

Professional issues in nursing : challenges & opportunities / Carol J. Huston.

Huston, Carol Jorgensen.

Professional nursing : concepts & challenges / Beth Perry Black.

Black, Beth Perry.

Resolving ethical dilemmas : a guide for clinicians / Bernard Lo.

Lo, Bernard.

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

Seizures and epilepsy / Jerome Engel Jr.

Engel, Jerome.

Speech and voice science / Alison Behrman.

Behrman, Alison.

Sports emergency care : a team approach / [edited by] Robb S. Rehberg.

Strategies, techniques, & approaches to critical thinking : a clinical reasoning workbook for nurses…

Martinez de Castillo, Sandra Luz, author.

Stuttering : an integrated approach to its nature and treatment / Barry Guitar.

Guitar, Barry.

“Stuttering is the most comprehensive core introductory textbook on the topic available today._ The work sets itself apart from competitors by exploring a variety of practice settings and grounding all topics in a firm basis of the disorder’s origin and nature rather than just pr…

Surgical instrumentation : an interactive approach / Renee Nemitz.

Nemitz, Renee, author.

Textbook of radiographic positioning and related anatomy / Kenneth L. Bontrager, John P. Lampignano …

Bontrager, Kenneth L.

Treating women with substance use disorders during pregnancy : a comprehensive approach to caring fo…

Jones, Hendrâee E.

Trigger point dry needling : an evidence and clinical-based approach / edited by Jan Dommerholt, PT,…

Understanding environmental health : how we live in the world / Nancy Maxwell.

Maxwell, Nancy Irwin.

Virtual clinical excursions–general hospital : for deWit : Fundamental concepts and skills for nurs…

Cooper, Kim D.

Virtual clinical excursions (VCE) is a workbook/CD-ROM package that accompanies many Elsevier nursing textbooks. The workbook guides users through Pacific View Regional Hospital, a virtual hospital setting, where one can learn communication, documentation, assessment, and safe me…

Willard & Spackman’s occupational therapy.

Women’s sports injuries / edited by Kimberly J. Templeton.


10 lessons in public health [electronic resource] : inspiration for tomorrow’s leaders / Alfred Somm…

Sommer, Alfred, 1942-

Environmental gerontology : making meaningful places in old age / Graham D. Rowles, Ph.D., Miriam Be…


Epidemiology 101 [electronic resource] / Robert H. Friis.

Friis, Robert H.


Human embryology and developmental biology [electronic resource] / Bruce M. Carlson.

Carlson, Bruce M.

Master the concepts you need to know with Human Embryology and Developmental Biology. Dr. Bruce M. Carlson’s clear explanations provide an easy-to-follow “road map” through the most up-to-date scientific knowledge, giving you a deeper understanding of the key information you need…


Interventions for addiction [electronic resource] / editor-in-chief, Peter M. Miller.


Medical disorders in pregnancy [electronic resource] : a manual for midwives / edited by S. Elizabet…


Nurse’s pocket guide [electronic resource] : diagnoses, prioritized interventions, and rationales / …

Doenges, Marilynn E., 1922-


Oral Medicine and Medically Complex Patients [electronic resource].

Lockhart, Peter B.

Oral Medicine and Medically Complex Patients, Sixth Edition provides succinct, yet comprehensive information on in-hospital care and outpatient management of the medically complex dental patient, as well as the management of non-surgical problems of the maxillofacial region. Full…


Pharmacology Clear & Simple, A Guide to Drug Classifications and Dosage Calculations [electronic res…

Watkins, Cynthia.

Save time and money with two books in one! Half pharmacology, half dosage calculations-plus an intensive, yet accessible review of basic math! Here’s the must-have information you need to gain a solid understanding of pharmacology and safe medication administration.


Principles and Practice of Travel Medicine [electronic resource].

Zuckerman, Jane N.

This second edition of Principles and Practice of Travel Medicine has been extensively updated to provide a comprehensive description of travel medicine and is an invaluable reference resource to support the clinical practice of travel medicine. This new edition covers the many r…


Rural nursing [electronic resource] : concepts, theory, and practice / Charlene A. Winters, editor.

The fourth edition of the only text to focus on nursing concepts, theory, and practice in rural settings continues to provide comprehensive and evidence-based information to nursing educators, researchers, and policy-makers. The book presents a wealth of new information that expa…


Self-esteem and positive psychology [electronic resource] : research, theory, and practice / Christo…

Mruk, Christopher J.

Praise for the Previous Edition:. “”This book attempts to clarify misunderstandings about self-esteem and offer a rationale for the legitimacy of including the construct as an important variable for mental health The author writes fluently and clearly. He is also considerate in h…


Strategic management of health care organizations [electronic resource] / Peter M. Ginter, W. Jack D…

Ginter, Peter M.

A structured strategic management approach is what’s needed to tackle the revolutionary change the health care system has been experiencing. Today, health care organizations have almost universally embraced the strategic perspective first developed in the business sector and now …


Understanding laboratory investigations [electronic resource] : a guide for nurses, midwives, and he…

Higgins, Chris (Medical scientist)