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Advanced Practice Palliative Nursing

Advanced Practice Palliative Nursing  

Constance Dahlin, Patrick Coyne, and Betty Ferrell (eds)

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2016
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Apr 2016
eISBN: 
9780190204761
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780190204747.001.0001
Career: 
Nurse, Qualified Nurse
Specialty: 
Clinical Medicine, Palliative Medicine, Medical Skills, Nursing Skills
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190204747
Advanced Practice Palliative Nursing is the first text devoted to advanced practice nursing care of seriously ill and dying patients and their families. This comprehensive work ... More
Care of the Acutely Ill AdultAn essential guide for nurses

Care of the Acutely Ill Adult: An essential guide for nurses  

Fiona Creed and Christine Spiers (eds)

Print Publication Year: 
Mar 2010
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
May 2013
eISBN: 
9780191768378
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780199564385.001.1
Career: 
Nurse, Qualified Nurse, Trainee Nurse
Specialty: 
Critical Care, Medical Skills, Nursing Skills
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199564385

Using real life case studies to link knowledge to actual practice and written by senior nurses for nurses, this resource is essential for all nurses who work in acute care settings.

Care of the Imminently Dying

Care of the Imminently Dying  

Betty Ferrell, Nessa Coyle, Judith Paice, and Judith Paice  (ed.)

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 2015
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Jan 2016
eISBN: 
9780190244316
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780190244286.001.0001
Career: 
Nurse, Qualified Nurse
Specialty: 
Clinical Medicine, Palliative Medicine, Medical Skills, Nursing Skills
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190244286
Skillful nursing care during the final hours of life can bring comfort and quality, not only to the patient but also to the patient’s loved ones who are attending the death. Symptom burden ... More
Caring Matters MostThe Ethical Significance of Nursing

Caring Matters Most: The Ethical Significance of Nursing  

Mark Lazenby

Print Publication Year: 
Jan 2017
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Feb 2017
eISBN: 
9780199392124
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780199364541.001.0001
Career: 
Nurse, Qualified Nurse
Specialty: 
Medical Skills, Nursing Skills, Clinical Medicine
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199364541
Through an exploration of the ethical nature of nursing, Caring Matters Most asserts that the act of nursing itself embodies goodness. Nurses can develop this goodness, or moral character, ... More
Challenging Concepts in Critical CareCases with Expert Commentary

Challenging Concepts in Critical Care: Cases with Expert Commentary  

Christopher Gough, Justine Barnett, Tim Cook, and Jerry Nolan (eds)

Print Publication Year: 
Dec 2019
Series: 
Challenging Concepts
Published Online: 
Mar 2020
eISBN: 
9780191852961
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780198814924.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Qualified, early specialism training, Qualified, late specialism training, Qualified, specialist
Specialty: 
Critical Care, Medical Skills, Clinical Skills
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780198814924
This book includes 18 challenging topics in critical care. Each chapter is centred on a clinically relevant case study and comprises a full case history, punctuated by evidence-based, ... More
Clinical Pocket Guide to Advanced Practice Palliative Nursing

Clinical Pocket Guide to Advanced Practice Palliative Nursing  

Constance Dahlin, Patrick Coyne, and Betty Ferrell (eds)

Print Publication Year: 
Mar 2017
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Mar 2017
eISBN: 
9780190204723
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780190204709.001.0001
Career: 
Nurse, Qualified Nurse, Doctor, Qualified, late specialism training
Specialty: 
Clinical Medicine, Palliative Medicine, Medical Skills, Nursing Skills
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190204709
The Clinical Pocket Guide to Advanced Practice Palliative Nursing is a companion guide to Advanced Practice Palliative Nursing, the first text devoted to advanced practice nursing care of ... More
Communicating Prognosis

Communicating Prognosis  

Eelco F.M. Wijdicks

Print Publication Year: 
Mar 2014
Series: 
Core Principles of Acute Neurology
Published Online: 
Nov 2014
eISBN: 
9780199371501
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780199928781.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Qualified, early specialism training
Specialty: 
Clinical Medicine, Neurology, Medical Skills, Communication Skills
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199928781
Prognostication of acute neurologic disease is a major task for neuro-hospitalists and neuro-intensivists. The family conference raises the delicate matter of how to decide that outcome is ... More
Communication in Palliative NursingThe COMFORT Model

Communication in Palliative Nursing: The COMFORT Model (2 edn)  

Elaine Wittenberg, Joy V. Goldsmith, Sandra L. Ragan, and Terri Ann Parnell

Print Publication Year: 
Dec 2019
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Jan 2020
eISBN: 
9780190061357
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780190061326.001.0001
Career: 
Nurse, Trainee Nurse, Qualified Nurse
Specialty: 
Clinical Medicine, Palliative Medicine, Medical Skills, Nursing Skills
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190061326
Communication in Palliative Nursing presents the COMFORT Model, a theoretically-grounded and empirically-based model of palliative care communication. Built on over a decade of ... More
Critical Care NursingScience and Practice

Critical Care Nursing: Science and Practice (3 ed.)  

Sheila Adam, Sue Osborne, and John Welch (eds)

Print Publication Year: 
Mar 2017
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Mar 2017
eISBN: 
9780191837012
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780199696260.001.0001
Career: 
Nurse, Trainee Nurse
Specialty: 
Medical Skills, Nursing Skills
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199696260
This textbook encompasses the knowledge, skills, and expertise needed to deliver excellent nursing care to critically ill patients. Emphasis is placed on a holistic and compassionate ... More
Deconstructing the Interview

Deconstructing the Interview  

Duncan Harding

Print Publication Year: 
Aug 2018
Series: 
Oxford Specialty Training, Oxford Specialty Training: Revision Texts
Published Online: 
Sep 2018
eISBN: 
9780191821950
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780198768197.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Qualified, early specialism training, Qualified, late specialism training, Qualified, specialist
Specialty: 
Medical Skills
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780198768197
The professional interview is a charged psychological encounter and hurdle, necessary for all of us to traverse in order to move on in our lives and careers. The interviewer is the ... More
The EACVI Echo Handbook

The EACVI Echo Handbook  

Patrizio Lancellotti and Bernard Cosyns (eds)

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 2015
Published Online: 
Jan 2016
eISBN: 
9780191781919
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780198713623.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Qualified, specialist, Qualified, early specialism training, Nurse, Allied Health Professional, Qualified AHP, Qualified, late specialism training
Specialty: 
Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular Medicine, Radiology, Medical Skills
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780198713623
Echocardiography has become the most requested imaging modalities. It is the first line imaging in the diagnostic work-up and monitoring of most cardiac diseases. Echocardiography is ... More
Emergencies in Adult Nursing

Emergencies in Adult Nursing  

Philip Downing (ed.)

Print Publication Year: 
Jun 2009
Series: 
Emergencies in
Published Online: 
Aug 2010
eISBN: 
9780199597604
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780199226573.001.0001
Career: 
Nurse, Qualified Nurse
Specialty: 
Medical Skills, Nursing Skills
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199226573
This guide enables nurses to identify which clinical problems are true emergencies, which require urgent attention and those that can wait – differential diagnoses for each clinical ... More
Essential Revision Notes for the Cardiology KBA

Essential Revision Notes for the Cardiology KBA  

Ali Khavandi

Print Publication Year: 
Mar 2014
Series: 
Oxford Specialty Training, Oxford Higher Specialty Training
Published Online: 
Apr 2014
eISBN: 
9780191762833
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780199654901.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Qualified, late specialism training, Qualified, specialist
Specialty: 
Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular Medicine, Medical Skills, Clinical Skills
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199654901
Aimed specifically at the Knowledge-Based Assessment, Revision Notes for Cardiology provides the first clear and accessible revision resource created specifically for this new and ... More
Exploiting HopeHow the Promise of New Medical Interventions Sustains Us--and Makes Us Vulnerable

Exploiting Hope: How the Promise of New Medical Interventions Sustains Us--and Makes Us Vulnerable  

Jeremy Snyder

Print Publication Year: 
Sep 2020
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Sep 2020
eISBN: 
9780197501269
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780197501252.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Qualified, late specialism training, Qualified, specialist
Specialty: 
Medical Ethics, Patient Education and Information, Medical Skills
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780197501252
One often hears stories of people in terrible and seemingly intractable situations who are preyed upon by individuals offering empty promises of help. Frequently these cases are condemned ... More
Geriatric Medicine: an Evidence-based Approach

Geriatric Medicine: an Evidence-based Approach  

Frank Lally and Christine Roffe (eds)

Print Publication Year: 
Oct 2014
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Jan 2015
eISBN: 
9780191768330
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780199689644.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Qualified, specialist, Qualified, late specialism training, Nurse, Qualified Nurse, Trainee Nurse
Specialty: 
Clinical Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, Allied Health Professions, Medical Skills
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199689644
Geriatric medicine: an evidence based approach is an online clinical reference for health care professionals who manage older patients, and summarizes up-to-date research literature in a ... More
Handbook of Surgical Consent

Handbook of Surgical Consent  

Rajesh Nair and David J. Holroyd (eds)

Print Publication Year: 
Dec 2011
Series: 
Oxford Medical Handbooks
Published Online: 
Jul 2012
eISBN: 
9780191742651
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780199595587.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Undergraduate Doctor, Qualified, early specialism training
Specialty: 
Medical Skills, Communication Skills, Surgery
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199595587

This valuable tool, written by experts, offers practical guidance in the principles of consent, alongside procedure-specific information on risks and benefits

The Hospital and Clinic Improvement HandbookUsing Lean and the Theory of Constraints for Better Healthcare Delivery

The Hospital and Clinic Improvement Handbook: Using Lean and the Theory of Constraints for Better Healthcare Delivery  

Boaz Ronen, Joseph S. Pliskin, Shimeon Pass, and Donald M. Berwick

Print Publication Year: 
Mar 2018
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Apr 2018
eISBN: 
9780190843489
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780190843458.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor
Specialty: 
Clinical Medicine, Medical Skills
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190843458
The Hospital and Clinic Improvement Handbook is about doing more using existing resources. For example, achieving more throughput in the operating rooms, reducing waiting times ... More
Integrative Nursing

Integrative Nursing (2 edn)  

Mary Jo KreitzerMary KoithanAndrew Weil

Print Publication Year: 
Oct 2018
Series: 
Weil Integrative Library
Published Online: 
Nov 2018
eISBN: 
9780190851071
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780190851040.001.0001
Career: 
Nurse
Specialty: 
Medical Skills, Nursing Skills
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190851040
Fully updated and revised, the second edition of Integrative Nursing is a complete roadmap to holistic patient care, providing a step-by-step guide to assess and clinically treat conditions ... More
Landmark Papers in Rheumatology

Landmark Papers in Rheumatology  

Richard A. Watts and David G. I. Scott (eds)

Print Publication Year: 
Jun 2015
Series: 
Landmark Papers in
Published Online: 
Aug 2015
eISBN: 
9780191767616
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780199688371.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Undergraduate Doctor, Qualified, early specialism training, Qualified, specialist, Allied Health Professional
Specialty: 
Clinical Medicine, Rheumatology, Medical Skills, Clinical Skills
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199688371
Rheumatic disease is a major cause of morbidity and disability in the Western world. There have been major developments in our understanding of the causes of rheumatic disease and in their ... More
Legal and Ethical Aspects of Care

Legal and Ethical Aspects of Care  

Nessa Coyle and Betty R. Ferrell (eds)

Print Publication Year: 
Jan 2016
Series: 
HPNA Palliative Nursing Manuals
Published Online: 
Feb 2016
eISBN: 
9780190258092
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780190258061.001.0001
Career: 
Nurse, Qualified Nurse
Specialty: 
Clinical Medicine, Palliative Medicine, Medical Skills, Nursing Skills
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190258061
Effective palliative care that rests on a sound ethical foundation requires ongoing discussions about patient and family values and preferences. This is especially important when addressing ... More

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