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Fast Facts about Substance Use Disorders: What Every Nurse, APRN, and PA needs to Know by The only current resource for APPs caring for people with SUDs in clear, concise format This greatly needed resource is the first to provide evidence-based information and strategies for APRNs and PAs who work with individuals with substance use disorders (SUDs). Written in a concise, bulleted style for easy access to critical information, the reference addresses often-undiagnosed medical and psychiatric conditions which may accompany SUDs and the ethical considerations of working with affected patients and families. Written by noted substance abuse experts, the resource distills key information about SUDs, explaining what they are and what they are not, and the role of APPs in helping afflicted individuals to recover. It discusses how to identify SUDs regarding signs and symptoms, emergency response, and specific disorders. Also addressed is the use of pharmacology to treat SUDs including complementary and alternative medications, person-centered care for individuals with SUDs across the lifespan, and how to care for afflicted individuals in a variety of settings. Key Features: Distills current, evidence-based information in a concise, bulleted, pocket-sized formatOrganized for quick access to informationDelivers proven strategies for successful nursing interventionsDefines substance abuse disorders across the lifespanDiscusses how to de-stigmatize people with substance abuse disordersExplores legal and ethical implications surrounding provision of health care to patients with SUDs
Call Number: RC440 .M377 2019x
The PA Rotation Exam Review by Prepare for the rotation exams with the first exam prep resource to cover all of the most commonly tested rotations! Presented in a full-color, concise format, this must-have new book covers high-yield content from each of the major PA rotations: Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, Pediatrics, OB/GYN, Surgery, Emergency Medicine, and Psychiatry. Featuring 25 practice questions, with an additional 25 available online, for each rotation, this practical solution offers you everything you need for rotation exam success. Features: Excellent value:All major PA rotations are covered in a single text. Concise:The tabular and outline format is ideal for quick exam study. High-yield:Information and questions are geared toward each rotation exam and cover high-yield topics, ensuring strong preparation. Easy to use: Overlapping content between rotations is fully cross-referenced and easy to locate, regardless of your current rotation. Full color:High-quality artwork and photos provide must-know visual information, including dermatology images. Online resources:Practice tests--including 25 questions per rotation that are not in the book - provide additional practice and review.Enrich Your eBook Reading Experience with Enhanced Video, Audio and Interactive Capabilities!Read directly on your preferred device(s), such as computer, tablet, or smartphone Easily convert to audiobook, powering your content with natural language text-to-speech Adapt for unique reading needs, supporting learning disabilities, visual/auditory impairments, second-language or literacy challenges, and more
Call Number: R697.P45 G65 2019x