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Clinical Practice in Respiratory CareStart your students off with everything they need! This practical introduction to the clinical practice of respiratory care presents thorough yet concise coverage of all the essentials. Based on explanation and application of the AARC’s latest Clinical Practice Guidelines, the text provides the most current information available. Numerous objectives, examples, cases and problems offer the reader many opportunities for goal-setting, critical thinking and self-assessment. The glossaries and list o…

Principles And Practice of Mechanical Ventilation, Third Edition (Tobin, Principles and Practice of Mechanical Ventilation)The definitive guide to the use of mechanical ventilation in critically ill patients – now in full color and updated to reflect the latest advancesA Doody’s Core Title for 2015!Principles & Practice of Mechanical Ventilation, 3e provides comprehensive, authoritative coverage of all the clinical, pharmacological, and technical issues surrounding the use of mechanical ventilation.Editor Martin J. Tobin – past editor-in-chief of the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine –…

Respiratory Care Anatomy and Physiology: Foundations for Clinical Practice, 3e (Respiratory Care Anatomy & Physiology)Perfect for both practicing therapists and students in respiratory therapy and associated professions, this well-organized text offers the most clinically relevant and up-to-date information on respiratory applied anatomy and physiology. Content spans the areas of basic anatomy and physiology of the pulmonary, cardiovascular, and renal systems, and details the physiological principles underlying common therapeutic, diagnostic, and monitoring therapies and procedures. Using a clear and easy-to-un…

Pulmonary Function Tests in Clinical PracticeThis review of pulmonary function tests in clinical practice provides a simplified approach to interpreting most diagnostic tests in the field of respiratory medicine. It contains more than 125 illustrated diagrams, 50 tables, and 30 illustrative examples….

Bronchiolitis Obliterans Syndrome in Lung Transplantation (Respiratory Medicine)Bronchiolitis Obliterans Syndrome in Lung Transplantation presents the most current and up-to-date evidence regarding the diagnosis and management of BOS.  In-depth chapters provide readers with a comprehensive understanding of the definition and changing perceptions of the nature of BOS as a clinical and pathologic entity, immune and non-immune mechanisms that have been identified as risk factors for the development of BOS, and interventions that may prove to be clinically useful for the preve…

Respiratory Care Anatomy and Physiology: Foundations for Clinical Practice, 2e (Respiratory Care Anatomy & Physiology)This book situates learning in a clinical context to help students adopt thinking patterns that practicing healthcare professionals use. Learning in context gives students of respiratory therapy and related health professions a particularly relevant foundation for clinical practice. Explanations of physiological mechanisms underlying the benefits of common therapeutic, diagnostic, and monitoring procedures are unique to this text. This kind of knowledge is essential to the clinician in develo…

Respiratory Care: A Guide to Clinical PracticeYou will love the new edition of this classic respiratory text! Now featuring an even stronger clinical focus, this standard-setting reference reflects the latest research findings, therapies and equipment, providing the reader with the most up-to-date information available anywhere. The larger format of this latest edition reflects a wealth of changes: / Each chapter in this resourceful text now begins with an outline, providing an overview of the material to be covered and alerting the reader…

Case Studies and Clinical Simulations for Respiratory Care (Retail Access Card), 1eCase Studies and Clinical Simulations for Respiratory Care, 1st Edition, give students the most comprehensive and realistic review for the difficult Clinical Simulation Exam (CSE) portion of the NBRC registry exam. Featuring real-life patient management scenarios in a computerized test-taking environment modeled after the NBRC CSE experience, this versatile review prepares students to succeed both in the classroom and in the real-world clinical setting. UNIQUE! Clinical simulations offer real-li…

Respiratory Care Clinical Manual on CD-ROMGain the confidence you need to make the most of your clinical experience. The Respiratory Clinical Manual on CD will help to ease your transition from the classroom to clinical practice. The CD is organized into 12 sections and each contains several different forms designed to help you think through scenarios and practically apply your knowledge. To offer you a variety of clinical situations, over 140 different questionnaires have been designed to help you focus your attention on the informa…

Disorders of the Respiratory Tract: Common Challenges in Primary Care (Current Clinical Practice)A concise review of the epidemiology, pathogenesis, and management of common respiratory conditions seen in a primary care setting. Using an illuminating case-based approach, Dr. Mintz assesses the key clinical questions that a primary care physician would ask and applies the most up-to-date research and guidelines to offer the practitioner evidence-based solutions. The author covers the range of knowledge needed to provide excellent care for patients with respiratory disease, from the basics of…