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    Allison J. Terry’s Clinical Research for the Doctor of Nursing Practice, Third Edition Illuminates the DNP Project

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jun 26, 2017 2:55:48 PM

    Students in Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) programs need to know how to conceptualize, design, and implement their research in order to become agents of change in multiple healthcare settings. The just published Clinical Research for the Doctor of Nursing Practice, Third Edition by Allison J. Terry walks students through each crucial step of the DNP project while demystifying common challenges, such as how to develop a research question, select a methodology, and develop a proposal for implementation.

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    Topics: New Edition, dnp, doctor of nursing practice, nursing, Advanced Practice, Allison J. Terry, Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

    PCCN Certification Review, Third Edition is "very helpful to anyone interested in taking the PCCN exam"

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on May 17, 2017 4:35:15 PM

    It's important for nurses preparing to take the Progressive Care Certified Nurse (PCCN) exam administered by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) to have the highest quality study guide. That's why PCCN Certification Review, Third Edition by Ann J. Brorsen and Keri R. Rogelet is so effective.

    In a new 4-star review, Cynthia Cummings, EdD, RN, CHSE, from the University of North Florida Brooks College of Health, writes for Doody's Review Service that,

    "This book will be very helpful to anyone interested in taking the PCCN exam. The online site is very helpful. This edition features current questions and adds new medications."

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    Topics: American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, Ann J. Brorsen, Doody's Review Service, Keri R. Rogelet, nursing, Review, Advanced Practice, PCCN, Progressive Care Certified Nurse

    Pharmacotherapeutics for Advanced Nursing Practice Provides Real-World Expertise

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Apr 6, 2017 3:09:19 PM

    Accurately and safely prescribing drugs for common diseases and disorders is vital for advanced practice nurses. That's what makes Pharmacotherapeutics for Advanced Nursing Practice by Tammie Lee Demler and Jacqueline Rhoads so timely. Reflecting the latest research on how each drug works in the body, it provides guidance on drug selection, considerations for special populations, therapeutic drug monitoring, adverse reactions, drug-to-drug interactions, and processes for adding or changing drug therapy.

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    Topics: advanced practice nursing, Jacqueline Rhoads, nursing, Advanced Practice, Medication, Pharmacology, Pharmacotherapeutics, Tammie Lee Demler

    Butts and Rich's Philosophies and Theories for Advanced Nursing Practice, Third Edition Provides an Essential Roadmap

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Apr 4, 2017 3:34:05 PM

    Graduate nursing students and advanced practice nurses need a broad foundation in order to understand and apply theory in practice. The recently published Philosophies and Theories for Advanced Nursing Practice, Third Edition by Janie B. Butts and Karen L. Rich gives students a thorough understanding of theory structure, how to evaluate theories, and how to put theories into practice on the job. Appropriate for both introductory and advanced degrees of knowledge, it also covers a wide variety of interdisciplinary theories due to the growing emphasis on collaborative, interdisciplinary care.

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    Topics: advanced practice nursing, New Edition, Janie B. Butts, Karen L. Rich, nursing, nursing theory, Advanced Practice

    New Edition of Nursing Ethics and Professional Responsibility in Advanced Practice Demystifies Healthcare Ethics

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Mar 28, 2017 4:43:50 PM

    Did you know that the recently published Nursing Ethics and Professional Responsibility in Advanced Practice, Third Edition by Pamela J. Grace is the only comprehensive textbook on the ethical issues faced by APNs giving front-line care? As such, it is a critically important resource for students preparing for advanced practice and nursing leadership in both the United States and around the world.

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    Topics: New Edition, nursing, Pamela J. Grace, Advanced Practice, nursing ethics, apn, Ethics

    Announcing a New Edition of Carolyn Buppert's Nurse Practitioner's Business Practice and Legal Guide

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Mar 10, 2017 3:39:17 PM

    In today's healthcare environment, it's imperative for nurses to stay abreast of the latest legal issues that impact them. The just published Nurse Practitioner's Business Practice and Legal Guide, Sixth Edition by Carolyn Buppert is a must-have resource for every new or current nurse practitioner (NP) that explains and analyzes the legal issues relevant to nurse practitioners.

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    Topics: Carolyn Buppert, New Edition, legal, nurse practitioner, nursing, Advanced Practice, Law, Nurse Practitioner

    Review: "a wonderful family nurse practitioner review"

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Feb 28, 2017 5:38:47 PM

    As one of the most popular nurse practitioner specialties, family nurse practitioners need top quality certification study guides. Our recently published Family Nurse Practitioner Certification Review by Julie G. Stewart and Nancy Dennert just received a stellar five-star review. Kathleen M. Woodruff, DNP, RN, ANP-BC, from the USC School of Social Work, writes for Doody's Review Service that,

    “This is a wonderful family nurse practitioner review. The practice exams are realistic and provide a clear, comprehensive rationale for each of the questions. The references are pertinent and valuable.”

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    Topics: AANP, American Association of Nurse Practitioners, American Nurses Credentialing Center, ANCC, nursing, Review, Advanced Practice, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, Family NuJulie G. Stewart, Nancy Dennert, Nurse Practitioner, AANPCP, family nurse practitioner, fnp

    5-Star Review for Clinical Guidelines for Advanced Practice Nursing, Third Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Feb 24, 2017 12:31:59 PM

    We have some terrific news to share. Clinical Guidelines for Advanced Practice Nursing: An Interdisciplinary Approach, Third Edition by Geraldine M. Collins-Bride, JoAnne M. Saxe, Karen G. Duderstadt, and Rebekah Kaplan just received a top score of 100 and 5 stars from Doody's Review Service.

    Kathleen M. Woodruff, DNP, RN, ANP-BC, from the USC School of Social Work, writing for Doody's Review Service, calls it,

    “…a valuable resource for all clinicians to have in their personal library. The focus on an interprofessional approach is essential in the current healthcare climate…”

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    Topics: advanced practice nursing, Doody's Review Service, JoAnne M. Saxe, Karen G. Duderstadt, nursing, Rebekah Kaplan, Review, Advanced Practice

    Just Published: PCCN Certification Review, Third Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Nov 28, 2016 12:01:13 PM

    Are you or someone you know preparing to take the Progressive Care Certified Nurse (PCCN) exam administered by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN)? Our just published PCCN Certification Review, Third Edition by Ann J. Brorsen and Keri R. Rogelet is the ideal study guide.

    According to the AACN,

    "As healthcare becomes increasingly complex and challenging, the value of certification as a mark of excellence is more important than ever. Achieving certification demonstrates to patients, employers and the public that a nurse’s knowledge, skills and abilities meet rigorous national standards – and reflects a deep commitment to patient safety."

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    Topics: New Edition, American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, Ann J. Brorsen, Keri R. Rogelet, Navigate, nursing, Advanced Practice, PCCN, Progressive Care Certified Nurse

    New Edition: Clinical Guidelines for Advanced Practice Nursing

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Apr 7, 2016 2:32:58 PM

    Clinical decision making is essential for advanced practice nurses at all levels of expertise. The recently published Clinical Guidelines for Advanced Practice Nursing: An Interdisciplinary Approach, Third Edition by Geraldine M. Collins-Bride, JoAnne M. Saxe, Karen G. Duderstadt, and Rebekah Kaplan highlights the complex healthcare conditions that advanced practice nurses often encounter in ambulatory care settings.

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    Topics: advanced practice nursing, New Edition, JoAnne M. Saxe, Karen G. Duderstadt, nursing, Rebekah Kaplan, Advanced Practice, Geraldine M. Collins-Bride

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