Nursing Made Insanely Easy! / Edition 5

Nursing Made Insanely Easy! / Edition 5

by Sylvia Rayfield, Loretta Manning
     
 

ISBN-10: 0976102935

ISBN-13: 9780976102939

Pub. Date: 01/01/2008

Publisher: ICAN Publishing Incorporated

RAYFIELD and MANNING, the authors of the bestselling NCLEX-RN 101: How To Pass! 2nd edition and Nursing Made INSANELY Easy! have done it again with this NEW edition with PHARMACOLOGY added.

An EASY, totally different bottom line approach to nursing concepts.

E ssential concepts to assist nursing students to learn and prepare for exams and

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Overview

RAYFIELD and MANNING, the authors of the bestselling NCLEX-RN 101: How To Pass! 2nd edition and Nursing Made INSANELY Easy! have done it again with this NEW edition with PHARMACOLOGY added.

An EASY, totally different bottom line approach to nursing concepts.

E ssential concepts to assist nursing students to learn and prepare for exams and the NCLEX

A ssist nursing graduates to remember health and disease concepts

S pedal images per page with essential concepts on opposite page

Y our learning is memorable and FUN!

See for yourself and, most of all HAVE FUN LEARNING AND REMEMBERING!!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780976102939
Publisher:
ICAN Publishing Incorporated
Publication date:
01/01/2008
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.20(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments3
Contributors4
Preface6
Affirmation7
Management
Prioritizing (First)14
Delegation (Delegator)16
Ancillary Personnel Limitations (Part, Can't)18
Cost Effectiveness (Save)20
Disaster Plan (A, B, C)22
Legal Aspects (The 4 D's)24
Infection Control
Universal Precautions (Gloves)26
Methicillin Resistant Staph Aureus (MRSA)28
Fever30
Beta Strep (B Strep)32
End of Life (Death)34
Physical Assessment
Tools of Physical Assessments36
Stethoscope38
Vital Signs40
Cardiac Sounds42
Breath Sounds44
Transmitted Voice Sounds46
Cranial Nerves (3,4,6,8)48
Neurological Checks (Perl Mae)50
Health Promotion Across the Life Span
Growth and Development Throughout the Life Span52
Infancy54
Toddler (Praise)56
Poison Control (Tommy Toxin)58
Preschooler (Magic)60
School Age (Dimple)62
Adolescent (Pairs)64
Immunizations (Immunized)66
Diagnostic Procedures (Act Now)68
Antepartum
Danger Signs in Pregnancy (Cabs)70
Pregnancy Induced Hypertension (Peace)72
Magnesium Sulfate Toxicity (Burp)74
Nonstress Test76
Intrapartum and Postpartum
Signs and Symptoms of Labor and Delivery (Worlds)78
Fetal Heart Decelerations80
Late Decelerations (unCoil)82
Active Phase of Labor (Mad)84
Pitocin86
Regional Anesthesia (Region)88
Transition Phase (Tired)90
Postpartum Assessment (Bubble He)92
Therapeutic Diets
Foods High in Folic Acid94
Foods High in Iron96
Foods High in Protein98
Foods High in Potassium100
Foods High in Sodium102
Low Residue Diet104
Psychiatric Nursing Concepts
Therapeutic Communication (Trust)106
Eating Disorders (Eating)108
Interventions for Anxiety (Calmer)110
Anti-Anxiety Medications (Bats)112
Depression (In Sad Cages)114
Management of Depression (Peer)116
Antidepressant Medications
Tricyclics (Tina Tricycle)118
Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors (MAO)120
Bipolar Disorder (Clown)122
Lithium124
Schizophrenia (Hard)126
Undesirable Effects of Antipsychotic Drugs (Stance)128
Alcoholism (Copes)130
Dementia (Slow House of Alzheimer's)132
Later Changes with Dementia134
Combative Client (Combat)136
Sensory
Visual Changes138
Open Angle Glaucoma (Open)140
Medications for Open Angle Glaucoma (Bahm)142
Miotics (Constrict Eyes)144
Ear Drops (Up/Down)146
Endocrine
Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone (Soggy Sid)148
Diabetes Insipidus (Dilute)150
Hyperthyroidism (Go Getter Gertrude)152
Thyroidectomy (Bow Tie)154
Hypothyroidism (Morbid Matilda)156
Diabetes Mellitus (Fido)158
Insulin (Peak Times for Insulin)160
Hypoglycemia (Tired)162
Cushing's Syndrome (Cushy Carl)164
Addison's Disease (Anemic Adam)166
Cardiac System
Cyanotic Heart Defects (T's)168
Tetralogy of Fallot (Drops)170
Congenital Cardiac Assessment (Hearts)172
Hypertension (Catapres)174
Reduce Cardiac Workload (Spare)176
Ace Inhibitors178
Beta Blockers (Road Block to Beta Blockers)180
Calcium Channel Blockers182
Loop Diuretics (Lou La Bell)184
Atrial Dysrhythmias186
Heart Blocks188
Ventricular Fibrillation (Shock, Shock, Shock)190
Pulmonary Edema (Mad Dog)192
Acid Base (Red Van)194
Acid-Bases Status (Rome)196
Compensatory Mechanisms198
Acid-Base (Calling The Shots)200
Shock (Decreased Venous Return)202
Shock (Help Stamp Out Shock)204
Respiratory System
Abnormal Lung Sounds206
COPD208
Interventions for COPD210
Asthma212
Aminophylline Toxicity (Amily Toxicity)214
Beta[subscript 2]-Adrenergic Agonist (Max Air)216
Cystic Fibrosis (Sicker Kid)218
Ventilator Care (Vent)220
Tuberculosis (INA)222
Renal
Fluid Volume Status224
Fluid Shifts226
Renal Pathology228
Burns230
Reproduction
Mastectomy (Breast)232
Menopause (Minnie Pause)234
Benign Prostate Hypertrophy (Turps)236
Safety With Radium Implants238
External Radiation (Shade)240
Gastrointestinal System
Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn's (Cramps)242
Colostomy (Connie Colostomy)244
Peptic Ulcer Disease (PUD)246
Gastric Reflux (Reflux)248
Antacids (Aunt Acid's Family)250
GI Assessments (Drapes)252
Dumping Syndrome (Dump Truck)254
Nasogastric Tube (NG Tube)256
Anticholinergic Medications258
Elevated Liver Enzymes (ABC)260
Cirrhosis (Ascites)262
Tylenol (Acetaminophen) Overdose264
Pancreatitis (Pan Am Lips)266
Neurological System
Meningocele/Omphalocele (Seals)268
Hydrocephalus (Pies)270
Glasgow Coma Scale272
Vital Signs for Shock vs. IICP274
Nursing Care for IICP (Heads)276
Seizures (Caesar)278
Dilantin (Dial at Ten)280
Parkinson's Disease (Park Dark)282
Myasthenia Gravis (Myra Dystonia)284
Bell's Palsy (Image)286
Trigeminal Neuralgia (Paine)288
Musculoskeletal System
Adverse Effects of Immobility (Awful)290
Peripheral Vascular Diseases (Venous)292
Allopurinal (Gout)294
Osteoporosis (Josephine Bone-A-Part)296
Arthritis (Arthur Itis)298
Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Medications (NSAIDS)300
Traction (Fracture)302
Crutch Walking304
Spinal Cord Client (Crutches)306
Anticoagulants308
Autonomic Dysreflexia310
Labs to Remember
Monitoring Drugs by the Magic 2's312
Remember the 4's314
Index316

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