The Physician Assistant: An Illustrated History

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The Health Care Handbook: A Clear & Concise Guide to the United States Health Care System

Washington University in St Louis - An astonishingly clear ‘user’s manual’ that explains our health care system and the policies that will change it. Pauline chen, neutral, md - the new york times The 2nd edition of the best-selling practical, and readable overview of the US health care system is now available. Health care system and major issues the system faces today.

This updated edition of the health care handbook covers: • new sections on health it, team-based care and health care quality • a clear summary of health policy and the Affordable Care Act • Inpatient & outpatient health care and delivery systems • Health insurance and the factors that make health care so expensive • Concise summaries of 32 different health professions • Medical devices, much more The Handbook is the one-stop guide to the people, pharmaceuticals, and the research world • And much, organizations and industries that make up the U.

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Bates' Guide to Physical Examination and History Taking

LWW - Don’t miss these additional resources also available for purchase:bates’ Pocket Guide to Physical Examination and History Taking, Eighth EditionThe Pocket Guide is an abbreviated version of the Bates’ twelfth edition textbook, designed for portability and convenience at the bedside. Bates’ visual Guide to Physical Examination www.

Batesvisualguide. Comrecently refilmed, these 18 volumes of examination videos as well as 10 additional OSCEs depict experienced clinicians conducting each of the regional examinations. Bates’ guide to physical examination and History Taking is the #1 choice for complete, authoritative guidance on mastering every aspect of the all-important physical examination.

Bates’ also includes a unit on special populations, pregnancy, covering special stages in the life cycle—infancy through adolescence, and aging. The videos demonstrate visually the varying techniques of inspection, palpation, percussion, and auscultation in the regional examinations and special populations.

Bates' Guide to Physical Examination and History Taking - This highly regarded text includes fully illustrated, step-by-step techniques that outline the correct performance of the physical examination and an easy-to-follow two-column format featuring examination techniques on the left and abnormalities clearly indicated in red with differential diagnoses on the right.

Clinical pearls, printed in blue, highlight key points throughout the text. Text boxes help readers quickly find important summaries of clinical conditions and tips for challenging examination techniques. Many new and updated photographs and illustrations support the text, and figures are now numbered for easy identification and reference.





Physician Assistant: A Guide to Clinical Practice

Elsevier - A succinct, bulleted writing style; convenient tables; practical case studies; and clinical application questions throughout enable you to master key concepts and clinical applications. Helps you master all the core competencies needed for certification or recertification. Addresses all six physician Assistant Competencies, as well as providing guidance for the newly graduated PA entering practice.

Includes quick-use resources, abundant tables and images, such as objectives and key points sections for each chapter, tip boxes with useful advice, and 134 updated case studies. Features chapters for the 7 core clinical rotations and 5 common electives, with key guidance on how to prepare effectively and what to expect.

Physician Assistant: A Guide to Clinical Practice - Provides updated health policy information, expanded information about international programs, cultural competencies, and pearls and pitfalls on working internationally as a PA. Outlines the basic principles of Interprofessional Education – an important new trend in medical education nationally. New chapters cover: maximizing your education, Managing Stress and Burnout, Future of the Profession, Principles of PA Education, and many other topics.

Expert consult eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced ebook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, images, and references from the book on a variety of devices. It is designed as a highly visual and practical resource to be used across the spectrum of lifelong learning, enabling students and practicing PAs to thrive in a rapidly changing health care system.

Teaches how to prepare for each core clinical rotation and common electives, as well as how to work with atypical patient populations such as homeless patients and patients with disabilities.





Essential Clinical Procedures: Expert Consult - Online and Print Dehn, Essential Clinical Procedures

Saunders - Understand the ins and outs of nonprocedural issues, including informed consent, standard precautions, patient education, and procedure documentation. Get all the hands-on guidance you need to provide safe and effective care to your patients with Essential Clinical Procedures!Understand the "must-know" aspects of the most commonly seen conditions with a systematic presentation featuring consistent headings and supporting color images.

Quickly access core information through high-yield margin notes and consistent formatting across all chapters. Stay abreast of the latest procedures with a brand-new chapter and images on Reduction of the Shoulder/Finger Subluxations, plus many other updates throughout. Access the fully searchable text online at www.

Essential Clinical Procedures: Expert Consult - Online and Print Dehn, Essential Clinical Procedures - Expertconsult. Com! w b saunders Company. Visualize procedures and other important concepts clearly through over 300 high-quality illustrations. Ensure the safe execution of procedures with a focus on patient preparation and the proper use of instruments, as well as highlighted warnings to alert you to potential dangers that can occur when performing various treatments.

Be fully prepared for any situation with guidance on the possible complications, rationales, and precautions behind many common procedures. Written by foremost experts in the field, this medical reference book leads you step-by-step through over 70 techniques commonly seen in primary care and specialist settings, the 3rd Edition of Essential Clinical Procedures presents the latest common diagnostic and treatment-related procedures that you need to know as a physician assistant! Clear and concise, equipping you to deliver the best and safest care to your patients.





Understanding Health Policy: A Clinical Approach, Seventh Edition

McGraw-Hill Education / Medical - Publisher's note: products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. Understand how the healthcare system works – and how you can succeed in ita  doody's Core Title for 2019!The Seventh Edition of Understanding Health Policy: A Clinical Approach remains the most trusted and comprehensive guide to healthcare available and provides everything you need to build a solid foundation on the field’s most critical issues.

. It will help you develop a clearer, its problems, more systematic way of thinking about health care in the United States, and the alternatives for managing and solving these problems. The book features a unique approach, clarify difficult concepts, and demonstrate how they apply to real-world situations, using clinical vignettes to highlight key policy issues, affecting both patients and professionals alike.

Understanding Health Policy: A Clinical Approach, Seventh Edition - They carefully weave key principles, descriptions, and concrete examples into chapters that make important health policy issues interesting and understandable. Understanding health policy makes otherwise difficult concepts easy to understand―so you can make better decisions, improve outcomes, and enact positive change on a daily basis.

The seventh edition features:updated throughout to reflect the latest changes and events, including additional content on value-based care, Choosing Wisely®, etc. Expanded coverage of the impact of the affordable care act, including Accountable Care Organizations and their impact, and global issues in health policyEnd-of-chapter summaries and comprehensive lists of review questions to reinforce what you have learnedIncludes "Questions and Discussion Topics" for classroom or individual study W b saunders Company.

This concise and engaging textbook clearly explains the all major aspects of healthcare, including finance, organization, and reimbursement.





A Manual of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests

LWW - Prepare your students to deliver safe, effective, and informed care for patients who are undergoing diagnostic tests and procedures with the Ninth Edition ofA Manual of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests. W b saunders Company. Organized the way a nurse thinks—by specimen and function—this proven book describes an extensive array of tests for diverse populations, tips for accurate interpretation, providing step-by-step guidance on correct procedure, and expert information on patient preparation and aftercare.

Featuring additional tests, nuclear scans, and genetics, updated reference values, and coverage of the latest advances in CT scans, this edition maintains the organization and coverage that have made it the ideal reference and point-of-care guide for educational and practice settings. This ninth edition is accompanied by a complete online teaching and learning package that includes case studies for application, a wide range of in-class activities and assignments, and Blackboard and WebCT cartridges for course management.

A Manual of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests - Prepare for practice with tests grouped according to specimen, function, and test type blood, urine, stool, cerebrospinal fluid, etc. Learn vital information to keep in mind when implementing tests with “Clinical Alerts” that highlight critical safety information. Easily find the test you’re looking for even if you don’t know the exact name with a presentation that supports the way a nurse thinks.

Master key information with helpful tips, inclusion of both conventional and SI units, and coverage of clinical implications for increased and decreased values.





Pance Prep Pearls 2nd Edition

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform - New. High-yield information packed into one essential book. It covers essential information needed to ACE medical examinations as well as for clinical use. The second edition to the successful, groundbreaking book PANCE PREP PEARLS has been updated to include: Easy to follow algorithms and charts on high-yield medical information, expanded chapters & useful mnemonics.

A medical study and review guide for the PANCE, PANRE & general medical examinations. W b saunders Company.





The Medical Interview: Mastering Skills for Clinical Practice Medical Interview

F.A. Davis Company - New section on interviewing skills related to ethical and legal issues and how to deal with unanticipated adverse outcomes. Enhanced and reorganized material on the patient profile, lifestyle, substance abuse, and sexual history. More coverage of transparency in the medical interview. New. W b saunders Company.

Redesigned interview format for greater ease-of-use and clearer understanding. How spirituality relates to healthcare and the clinician-patient interaction. Used book in Good Condition. Web-based interview organizer available at DavisPlus Cut-and-carry interview tips Two additional chapters Helping patients understand, interpret, and utilize material obtained on the Internet.

The Medical Interview: Mastering Skills for Clinical Practice Medical Interview - Handling difficult interview situations and difficult patients.





Learning Radiology: Recognizing the Basics

Saunders - William herring―a skilled radiology teacher and the host of his own specialty website, www. Learningradiology. Com. Then ensure your mastery of the material with additional online content, bonus images, and self-assessment exercises at Student Consult. Identify a wide range of common and uncommon conditions based upon their imaging findings.

Arrive at diagnoses by following a pattern recognition approach, and logically overcome difficult diagnostic challenges with the aid of decision trees. W b saunders Company. Learn the latest on ultrasound, patient safety, in a time-friendly format with brief, MRI, dose reduction, CT, radiation protection, and more, bulleted text and abundant high-quality images.

Stay current in the latest advancements and developments with meticulous updates throughout including a new chapter on Pediatric Radiology as well as more than 60 new and updated photos, many highlighting newer imaging modalities. Maximize your learning experience with interactive Student Consult extras videos/images of 3D images, dynamic studies, functional imaging examinations, and additional assessments.

Learning Radiology: Recognizing the Basics - Apply the latest recommendations on patient safety, dose reduction and radiation protection Benefit from the extensive knowledge and experience of esteemed author Dr. A must-have for anyone who will be required to read and interpret common radiologic images, Learning Radiology: Recognizing the Basics is an image-filled, practical, and easy-to-read introduction to key imaging modalities.

Gauge your mastery of the material and build confidence with extra images, interactive self-assessment exercises, bonus content, and USMLE-style Q&A that provide effective chapter review and quick practice for your exams. Saunders.





Netter's Anatomy Flash Cards: with Online Student Consult Access Netter Basic Science

Saunders - Focus on the most relevant clinical implications of anatomic concepts, helpful in preparing for exams and the USMLE Step 1. Visually learn and identify anatomic structures using beautifully drawn artwork by and in the style of Frank Netter. Get clinically relevant knowledge with accompanying text and tables.

Saunders. Used book in Good Condition. New. This 4th edition contains full-color illustrations from Netter's Atlas of Human Anatomy, 6th Edition paired with concise text identifying those structures and reviewing relevant anatomical information and clinical correlations. Flash cards. Cross-referenced to the Atlas of Human Anatomy, 6th Edition.

Netter's Anatomy Flash Cards: with Online Student Consult Access Netter Basic Science - Netter's anatomy Flash Cards 4th Edition. Pre-punched holes make it easy to carry selected groups of cards with you. Netter. Anatomy. Online access at studentconsult lets you review anatomy from any computer, plus additional "bonus" cards and over 300 multiple-choice questions. Anatomy Flash cards. W b saunders Company.

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