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    Informatics for Health Professionals is "an effective introduction to informatics"

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jul 21, 2017 3:10:24 PM

    Informatics for Health Professionals by Kathleen Mastrian and Dee McGonigle recently received a 4-star review. David M. Liebovitz, MD, from the University of Chicago Medicine, writes for Doody's Review Service that it is,

    "…an effective introduction to informatics for a broad audience of allied health professionals. The pairing of the online site with the book…augments the high quality through reinforcing key concepts."

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    Topics: allied health, Health, informatics, Dee McGonigle, Doody's Review Service, health professionals, Kathleen Mastrian, Review

    Preventing Sudden Death in Sport & Physical Activity, Second Edition Receives 5 Stars

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Apr 27, 2017 3:45:48 PM

    Athlete safety and the prevention of sudden death on the field are growing concerns in sports and physical activity. That's what makes the groundbreaking Preventing Sudden Death in Sport and Physical Activity, Second Edition by Douglas J. Casa and Rebecca L. Stearns so essential. In a recent 5-star review, Ernest Eugene, MS, BS, from Virginia Tech, writing for Doody's Review Service raves that,

    “The new edition of this important book reflects the updates in this field as a result of the research since the previous edition. I will use in my daily practice.”

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    Topics: American College of Sports Medicine, Douglas J. Casa, Health, ACSM, Doody's Review Service, Rebecca L. Stearnsso, Review, Sports

    5 Star Review: Leadership for Health Professions, Third Edition

    Posted by Alianna Ortu on Apr 14, 2017 10:00:24 AM

    We are pleased to announce that Leadership for Health Professionals: Theory, Skills, and Applications, Third Edition by Gerald (Jerry) R. Ledlow and James H. Stephens has just received a perfect, 5-star review. Cynthia L Cummings, EdD, RN, CHSE, from the University of North Florida Brooks College of Health, writing for Doody's Review Service, says:

    “I loved this book. It is easy to follow with an excellent discussion and flow of topics. The book would be an excellent resource for anyone interested in healthcare leadership.”

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    Topics: allied health, Doody's Review Service, health administration, New Text, Review, Leadership, ledlow, health care leadership, leadership for health professionals, stephens

    Review: Professional Skills for the Pharmacy Technician is "the most valuable reference and educational tool available"

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Apr 11, 2016 12:39:17 PM

    The recently published Professional Skills for the Pharmacy Technician by Stephanie C. Peshek just received a perfect score of 100 and 5 stars from Doody's Review Service. Jennifer L. Colon, PharmD, MS, MBA, from Temple University School of Pharmacy, writing for Doody's Review Service, calls it,

    “…the most valuable reference and educational tool available for pharmacy technicians. [It] stands out [because it acknowledges] advancing technology and…the need to integrate pharmacy technicians as valued members of the healthcare team.”

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    Topics: allied health, Health, Doody's Review Service, Pharmacy Technician, Review, Stephanie C. Peshek, Pharmaceutical sciences

    5-Star Review for Ethics in Health Administration: A Practical Approach for Decision Makers, Third Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Mar 18, 2016 3:55:50 PM

    Excellent news to share-- Ethics in Health Administration: A Practical Approach for Decision Makers, Third Edition by Eileen E. Morrison just received a 5-star review. According to Joseph T. Norris, MA, from Saint Louis University, writing for Doody's Review Service,

    "This is a very good book for interested students and college professors to begin digging into the world of healthcare ethics from the perspective of business and administration."

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    Topics: Eileen E. Morrison, Health, Doody's Review Service, health administration, Health Administration, Review

    Review: Patient Communication for Pharmacy is "a wonderful addition to pharmacy education"

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Feb 22, 2016 11:47:15 AM

    The rave reviews have begun for Patient Communication for Pharmacy: A Case-Study Approach on Theory and Practice by Min Liu and Lakesha M. Butler. It just received five stars and a perfect score of 100 from Doody’s Review Service.

    According to Jennifer L. Colon, PharmD, MS, MBA, from Temple University School of Pharmacy, writing for Doody's Review Service, it is,

    “…a wonderful addition to pharmacy education. So little time is spent ensuring students move into the profession with appropriate communication skills. This is a unique, much needed entry in the field."

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    Topics: Health, Min Liu, Doody's Review Service, Lakesha M. Butler, Pharmacy, Review

    5-Star Review for Introduction to Human Disease, Sixth Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jan 8, 2016 3:19:47 PM

    Wonderful news-- Introduction to Human Disease: Pathophysiology for Health Professionals, Sixth Edition by Agnes G. Loeffler and Michael N. Hart just received five stars and a perfect score of 100 from Doody's Review Service.

    Steven K Hamick, AAS, BIS, from William Beaumont Hospitals, writing for Doody's Review Service, says that,

    "The authors have done a masterful job of updating this book and it remains highly recommended for all nursing and allied health programs."

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    Topics: allied health, Health, Agnes G. Loeffler, Doody's Review Service, Human Disease, Michael N. Hart, Review

    5-Star Review for Respiratory Care: Principles and Practice, Third Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Dec 18, 2015 10:58:38 AM

    Outstanding news to share-- Respiratory Care: Principles and Practice, Third Edition by Dean R. Hess, Neil R. MacIntyre, William F. Galvin, and Shelley C. Mishoe just received 5 stars and a perfect score of 100 from Doody's Review Service. According to Steven K. Hamick, AAS, BIS, from William Beaumont Hospitals, writing for Doody's Review Service,

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    Topics: allied health, William F. Galvin, Dean R. Hess, Doody's Review Service, Neil R. MacIntyre, Respiratory Care, Review, Shelley C. Mishoe

    5-Star Review for Respiratory Care: Patient Assessment and Care Plan Development

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Aug 13, 2015 4:48:28 PM

    Terrific news to share-- Respiratory Care: Patient Assessment and Care Plan Development Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access by David C. Shelledy, PhD, RRT, RPFT, FAARC, FASAHP, and Jay I. Peters, MD, just received 5 stars and a perfect score of 100 from Doody's Review Service.

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    Topics: allied health, Health, David C. Shelledy, Doody's Review Service, Jay I. Peters, Respiratory Care, Review

    5-Star Review for Organizational Behavior in Health Care, Third Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jul 23, 2015 10:51:20 AM

    Terrific news to share-- Organizational Behavior in Health Care, Third Edition by Nancy Borkowski, DBA, CPA, FACHE, FHFMA, recently earned 5 stars and a perfect score of 100 from Doody's Review Service.

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    Topics: Health, Doody's Review Service, health administration, health care administration, Nancy Borkowski, organizational behavior, Review

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