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Mosby's dictionary of medicine, nursing & health professions.: This one-stop reference includes detailed entries that help you communicate more effectively with colleagues in various disciplines. With over 56,000 definitions, 2,450 photographs and line drawings, and supporting reference appendixes and atlases, it is an indispensable reference for students and professionals alike.

Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses, 17e: Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses provides comprehensive, up-to-date drug information in well-organized, nursing-focused monographs. It also includes extensive supplemental material in 16 appendices, thoroughly addresses the issue of safe medication administration, and educates the reader about 50 different therapeutic classes of drugs. In this 17th edition, we have continued the tradition of focusing on safe medication administration by including Medication Safety Tools and even more information about health care's most vulnerable patients: children, the elderly, pregnant women, and breast feeding mothers. Look for more Pedi, Geri, OB, and Lactation headings throughout the monographs.

Physical agents : theory and practice: Develop the clinical decision-making skills you need to be a successful PTA. This easy-to-follow approach helps you learn how to successfully relate thermal, mechanical, and electrical modalities with specific therapeutic goals while understanding all of the physiologic ramifications

Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses, 16th edition: Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses, Sixteenth Edition delivers all of the information you need to administer medications safely across the lifespan--well-organized monographs for hundreds of generic and thousands of trade-name drugs

Medical-surgical nursing in Canada : assessment and management of clinical problems: Explores patient care in various clinical settings and focuses on key topics such as prioritization, clinical decision-making, evidence-informed practice, and patient safety. A variety of boxes and tables, in addition to an accessible writing style, make it easy to comprehend both essential information and the most complex concepts. Best of all, a complete collection of interactive learning and study tools help you learn more effectively and offer valuable, real-world preparation for clinical practice.

Understanding anatomy & physiology : a visual, auditory, interactive approach: Tackle a tough subject in bite-sized pieces. A seemingly huge volume of information is organized into manageable sections to make complex concepts easy to understand and remember. You begin with an overview of the body, including its chemical and cellular structures, then progress to one-of-a-kind portrayals of each body system, grouped by function.

Canadian Politics, 7th edition: The seventh edition of Canadian Politics offers a comprehensive introduction to Canadian government and politics by a highly respected group of political scientists.

Risk Management: The subject of the book is company-wide risk management based on the Value at Risk concept. This includes quantitative and qualitative risk measurement, risk analysis based on the RoRaC and various management tools for risk control.

Therapeutic Recreation Practice : A Strengths Approach: "Therapeutic Recreation Practice: A Strengths Approach formalizes and applies the concepts and empirical research arising from positive science to the practice of therapeutic recreation. Students, as well as practitioners, who immerse themselves in this book will be on the cutting edge of positive change in the articulation and delivery of therapeutic recreation services"--page xix of foreword

Miniature guide to critical concepts and tools: This powerful book introduces core critical thinking concepts and principles as an empowering problem-solving framework for every profession, course of study, and indeed every area of life.

Therapeutic Recreation Program Design Guide : Principles and Procedures: Therapeutic Recreation Program Design uses the most up-to-date information, practical examples, and study tools to help you learn how to synthesize different elements of therapeutic recreation into one cohesive program.

Tapestry of Relational Child and Youth Care Competencies: This book reviews the Child and Youth Care core competencies for the developing and professional Child and Youth Care Practitioner as published by the National Child and Youth Care Certification Board. Each competency is explained by the authors and includes case examples.

Guide to Energy Management: Designed to fulfill the needs for both a senior level university course in energy management as well as a professional development course in this growing field, the Guide to Energy Management (GTEM) is a significant educational resource.

Art, commerce and colonialism 1600-1800: The book examines how increasing engagement with the rest of the world transformed European art, architecture and design. It considers how commercial activity and colonial ventures gave rise to new and diverse forms of visual and material culture across the globe. Drawing on a wide range of recent scholarship, it offers a new perspective that challenges Eurocentric approaches

Is everyone really equal? : an introduction to key concepts in social justice education: Based on the authors’ extensive experience in a range of settings in the United States and Canada, the book addresses the most common stumbling blocks to understanding social justice. This comprehensive resource includes new features such as a chapter on intersectionality and classism; discussion of contemporary activism (Black Lives Matter, Occupy, and Idle No More); material on White Settler societies and colonialism; pedagogical supports related to “common social patterns” and “vocabulary to practice using”; and extensive updates throughout.

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