CLINICAL INFORMATION

  • Healthy Places, Healthy People, Third Edition

    Today's nurses are at the forefront of leading change and promoting social justice in healthcare. The newest edition of this popular book provides everything current and future nurses need to create a public health strategy in the communities where they practice. 

    This third edition includes practical material to help nurses assess Joint Commission preparedness and apply concepts that lead to health equity and a healthier future for their communities

    Price: US $49.95 | ISBN: 9781-94044666-0 | Release Date: 2016

  • Anatomy of Medical Errors: The Patient in Room 2

    Medical errors now rank as the third leading cause of death in the United States, according to a recent study by Johns Hopkins Medicine. 

    Anatomy of Medical Errors: The Patient in Room 2 is one nurse's personal story of survival and fact-finding as a victim of preventable medical errors. As this mesmerizing story recounts the author's struggles, it teaches nurses and other healthcare providers how to avoid potentially dangerous situations, recognize warning signs, and work collaboratively to provide transparent patient care. 

    Price: US $29.95 | ISBN: 9781940446844 | Release Date: 2016

  • Emergency Nursing: The Profession, the Pathway, the Practice

    Emergency Nursing provides students, new nurses, and existing emergency nurses the tools and information they need to pursue and sustain a successful career in emergency healthcare. Filled with facts, notes, and practical advice, this book is a fantastic resource for a student or nurse eager to learn more about emergency care.

    Price: US $59.95 | ISBN: 9781-940446462 | Release Date: 2016

  • A Practical Guide to Forensic Nursing: Incorporating Forensic Principles Into Nursing Practice

    Written by two of the top names in forensic nursing, this practical, evidence-based guide helps nurses understand and apply forensic nursing science in their practices. The authors highlight sociocultural diversity and relevant legal, ethical, societal, and policy issues while including challenges and potential solutions in the practice area.

    Price: US $59.95 | ISBN: 9781-940446349 | Release Date: 2015

  • Mastering Patient and Family Education: A Healthcare Handbook for Success

    Mastering Patient and Family Education presents a model that makes teaching patients and their families a central part of the healthcare system. This model provides nurses and healthcare professionals the tools they need to inform and educate patients so they can actively participate in their own treatment, improve outcomes, help identify errors before they occur, and reduce length of stay.

    Price: US $59.95 | ISBN: 9781-940446301 | Release Date: 2015

  • Fostering a Research-Intensive Organization: An Interdisciplinary Approach for Nurses from Massachusetts General Hospital

    Fostering a Research Intensive Organization details the ways a strong nursing research agenda can positively impact patient care and influence the redesign of services necessary to nimbly respond in an ever-changing healthcare environment. Authors, and Massachusetts General Hospital nurse leaders, Jeanette Ives Erickson, Marianne Ditomassi, and Dorothy A. Jones provide a comprehensive review to support the practice environment as an important place to advance nursing science through research.

    Price: US $49.95 | ISBN: 9781-940446004 | Release Date: 2015

  • Reflective Organizations: On the Front Lines of QSEN and Reflective Practice Implementation

    The evolving world of healthcare requires educators and practitioners to be nimble, flexible, and responsive to change. Gwen Sherwood and Sara Horton-Deutsch focus on reflective learning as a catalyst for transforming traditional organizations and environments, promoting changes that support nurses and educators in learning from past experiences to craft future change.

    Price: US $49.95 | ISBN: 9781-938835582 | Release Date: 2015

  • Cultural Sensibility in Healthcare: A Personal & Professional Guidebook

    In this highly informative handbook, Sally Ellis Fletcher offers healthcare providers a process that encourages them to consider their own attitudes, biases, beliefs, and prejudices when interacting with patients and co-workers. It challenges them to explore culture as it affects their professional roles, enabling more culturally aware and sensitive healthcare encounters.

    Price: US $34.95 | ISBN: 9781-937554958 | Release Date: 2015

  • Fostering Clinical Success: Using Clinical Narratives for Interprofessional Team Partnerships from Massachusetts General

    In Fostering Clinical Success, Massachusetts General Hospital nurse leaders share their model for creating, embedding, and fostering a narrative culture. Massachusetts General Hospital uses storytelling to significantly improve patient care and increase patient, family, and staff satisfaction while reducing costs.

    Price: US $39.95 | ISBN: 9781-938835803 | Release Date: 2015

  • Mastering Informatics: A Healthcare Handbook for Success

    Mastering Informatics provides informatics nurses, physicians, pharmacists, dentists, dieticians, and other clinical professionals
    with a solid foundation of knowledge of each system development lifecycle phase, positioning them for success within any clinical system. Coverage includes essential tools for project management, patient safety and engagement, security and privacy concepts, and so much more.

    Price: US $59.95 | ISBN: 9781-938835667 | Release Date: 2015

  • Mastering Pharmacogenomics: A Handbook for Success

    This text provides nursing professionals with a foundational knowledge of human genetics and genomics that can be applied in optimizing drug therapy and patient care delivery. Coverage includes essential pharmacogenomics competencies for registered nurses, critical properties of drug response and disposition, and ethics and patient care.

    Price: US $59.95 | ISBN: 9781-938835704 | Release Date: 2015

  • Business Administration for Clinical Trials: Managing Research Strategy, Finance, Regulation, and Quality

    This unique resource provides a road map to managing responsibilities, fostering productive environments, managing finance and regulations, and more. Starting with a multidisciplinary approach to health care research administration, the authors share their tools, techniques, and tactics to create an effective research infrastructure.

    Price: US $44.95 | ISBN: 9781-938835551 | Release Date: 2014

  • To Comfort Always, Second Edition

    This award-winning handbook for nurses details how to care for patients at the end of life. Fully revised and updated, this is a practical guide to understanding the needs of both patients and families and the important roles nurses play in addressing those needs.

    Price: US $34.95 | ISBN: 9781-938835506 | Release Date: 2014

  • Person and Family Centered Care

    Written by the top thought leaders in nursing today, Person and Family Centered Care offers a new approach that begins with the person, embraces the family, and encompasses all care delivery locations. At the forefront of this movement are the authors who present a clinical reference covering a vast array of patient care scenarios.

    Price: US $69.95 | ISBN: 9781-938835070 | Release Date: 2014

  • Population-Based Public Health Clinical Manual, Second Edition

    The first edition of this book has proven to be one of the most important texts in public health for students and practitioners alike. Focused on developing a competent public health nursing practice in diverse settings, the core text builds on the Henry Street Consortium’s framework of 11 competencies for population-based entry-level public health nursing. This second edition has fully revised and updated coverage, including evidence-based home visiting models, pathways to become a public health nurse, and more!

    Price: US $54.95 | ISBN: 9781-938835346 | Release Date: 2014

  • Transforming Interprofessional Partnerships: A New Framework for Nursing and Partnership-Based Health Care

    The framework provided in this book gives nurses and other healthcare professionals tools to reexamine the current state of interdisciplinary partnerships and build a more effective, caring, and sustainable healthcare system.

    Price: US $54.95 | ISBN: 9781-938835261 | Release Date: 2014

  • Mastering Simulation: A Nurse's Handbook for Success

    Simulation can be a valuable tool for academic and clinical institutions. Whether you are looking for a primer on simulation or information to improve readers’ existing knowledge and expertise, this book provides a solid foundation for improving patient outcomes.

    Price: US $49.95 | ISBN: 9781-938835032 | Release Date: 2013

  • Whole Person Caring: An Interprofessional Model for Healing and Wellness

    While holistic and alternative therapies and medicines have been around for centuries and proven to be useful tools for healing, there is still resistance when it comes to implementing them into hospitals and healthcare settings. Whole Person Caring provides a practical guide that will improve the health and well-being of employees which ultimately will improve patient care. Author Lucia Thornton supplies an interdisciplinary approach for hospitals and other healthcare organizations to transform their workplace into healing and healthy environments.

    Price: US $39.95 | ISBN: 9781-937554996 | Release Date: 2013

  • Clinical Research Manual: Practical Tools and Templates for Managing Daily Activities

    Clinical Research Manual is the “must-have” book for anyone working in the day-to-day operations of a research study or clinical trial. Filled with tools, techniques, and templates, this manual offers clinical research professionals the foundation they need to successfully organize their research operations. Authors R. Jennifer Cavalieri and Mark E. Rupp share their best practices and demonstrate their multidisciplinary approach to conducting clinical trials in the health care setting. The Clinical Research Manual offers practical strategies and examples for working through study feasibility, budgeting, regulatory, risk management, and daily study activities. With this book, you can plan head to avoid pitfalls and ensure success.

    Price: US $44.95 | ISBN: 9781-937554637 | Release Date: 2013

  • Fostering Nurse-Led Care: Professional Practice for the Bedside Leader from Massachusetts General Hospital

    This book details how to create a professional practice model and an environment in which initiatives can flourish and advance quality healthcare. It also delivers a nurse-patient relationship model based on mutual trust, respect, hope, and sensitivity to others while incorporating recommendations from “The Future of Nursing” report.

    Price: US $44.95 | ISBN: 9781-935476-306 | Release Date: 2012

  • Mastering Precepting

    This evidence-based and pragmatic book is written specifically for nurses who are preceptors, nurses who are thinking of becoming preceptors, or nurse managers who must supervise preceptors, providing them with tools to be competent in their roles.

    Price: US $39.95 | ISBN: 9781-935476-597 | Release Date: 2011

  • Implementing Evidence-Based Practice for Nurses

    Evidence–based practice (EBP) has emerged as an important healthcare movement of the 21st century, but the challenge for many is converting the theory of EBP into action. In this book, real clinicians share their experiences with paradigm shifts to EBP, implementation of the EBP process to change practice and improve patient outcomes, personal experiences with evidence–based care, and transforming systems to an EBP culture.

    Price: US $34.95 | ISBN: 9781-93547668-9 | Release Date: 2011

  • Being Present: A Nurse's Resource for End-of-Life Communication

    In Being Present: A Nurse’s Resource for End-of-Life Communication, authors Marjorie Schaffer and Linda Norlander offer strategies to help nurses talk with patients and families about their needs, hopes, and wishes as they face their own death or that of a loved one. The strategies are based on research by nurses in the United States and Norway.

     

    Price: US $14.99 | ISBN: 9781-930538825 | Release Date: 2009

  • Evidence-Based Design for Healthcare Facilities

    Spurred by the healthcare building boom, Evidence-Based Design for Healthcare Facilities is an important and growing trend in creating safe and nurturing patient-care environments. Hospital administrators are continually searching for proven, cost-effective strategies to do everything from enhancing patient safety and staff efficiency to improving the budget and bottom line.

    Price: US $19.99 | ISBN: 9781-930538771 | Release Date: 2009

  • How to Manage Pain in the Elderly

    How to Manage Pain in the Elderly provides nurses a practical, clinical approach to ease suffering in older patients. This solutions-oriented handbook delivers clinical tips, case studies, and assessment questions to apply the methods within the book.

    You will find practical advice to geriatric nurses on pain assessment, pain medication management, palliative care, and more. Geared toward meeting the unique needs of the elderly, this book follows U.S. guidelines on pain.

    Awarded the 2010 American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year in the medical-surgical nursing category.

    Price: US $7.99 | ISBN: 9781-930538849 | Release Date: 2009

  • Synergy: The Unique Relationship Between Nurses and Patients

    It is within nurse-patient relationships that nurses most meaningful contributions are experienced. Author Martha Curley, RN, PhD, FAAN, one of the originators and the foremost expert on the Synergy Model, believes fully realizing and expressing those contributions may be the best way to keep nursing strong at the bedside and in the boardroom.

    Price: US $19.99 | ISBN: 9781-930538511 | Release Date: 2007

  • When Parents Say No: Religious and Cultural Influences on Pediatric Healthcare Treatment

    Pediatric healthcare professionals are sometimes faced with an ethical, emotionally charged dilemma when treatment, even life-saving treatment, goes against the religious or cultural beliefs of a pediatric patient's family. The impact of these situations is quite profound. Healthcare professionals want to treat the child using all known technology and interventions, yet the child's parents may refuse to consent to all or part of the needed care.

    This book offers healthcare and social services professionals the information they need to create favorable outcomes when faced with parental refusal situations, including how to anticipate religious or cultural healthcare conflicts, how to work with the family and clergy to favorably resolve the conflict, and when and how to initiate legal action to save the child's life. Included are useful tools and checklists that should be posted in every emergency room and pediatric care unit.

    Price: US $7.99 | ISBN: 9781-930538306 | Release Date: 2006

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