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    Take a Look Inside 2018 Nurse's Drug Handbook

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jun 14, 2018 3:49:39 PM

    There's a reason why readers tell us that our drug handbook is "the best that [they] have seen," or why reviewers say that "...the quality of this book is excellent..." Updated annually, the 2018 Nurse’s Drug Handbook is the most up-to-date, practical, and easy-to-use nursing drug reference. It provides accurate and timely facts on hundreds of drugs from A-Z.

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    Topics: nurse's drug handbook, nursing

    New Edition of Statistics for Nursing Takes a Practical Approach

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on May 14, 2018 4:38:31 PM

    Understanding basic statistical techniques is a skill that nurses need in a variety of roles. What's more, evaluating the literature and determining evidence-based practices requires a working knowledge of statistics. Statistics for  Nursing: A Practical Approach, Third Edition by Elizabeth Heavey provides just that statistical background that students need not only to enter the nursing profession but also to advance within it. 

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    Topics: nursing, statistics

    National Nurses Week Strives to Inspire, Innovate, and Influence

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on May 7, 2018 2:44:43 PM

    Join us in celebrating National Nurses Week. Created by the American Nurses Association (ANA), National Nurses Week takes place every May 6 through May 12 to commemorate Florence Nightingale’s birthday. This year’s theme is “Nurses: Inspire, Innovate, Influence.”

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    Topics: nursing

    5 Reasons to Adopt Lachel Story's Pathophysiology, Third Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jan 17, 2018 3:15:16 PM

    Lachel Story's Pathophysiology: A Practical Approach, Third Edition is a perennial favorite with instructors and students.

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    Topics: nursing, Pathophysiology

    Announcing Our 2017 AJN Book of the Year Awards Winners

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jan 9, 2018 2:25:46 PM

    We're so proud to announce that's we've just won 8 prestigious 2017 American Journal of Nursing (AJN) Book of the Year Awards. Representing the very best in nursing publishing and encompassing a diverse range of categories, the 2017 AJN Book of the Year Awards recognize the most valuable texts published between August 2016 and August 2017. This year, we earned 5 first place awards, 1 second place award, and 2 third place awards.

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    Topics: American Journal of Nursing, nursing

    5 Stars for Clinical Research for the Doctor of Nursing Practice, 3e

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Nov 3, 2017 3:16:50 PM

    Conceptualizing, designing, and implementing research is a central tenant of Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) programs. Allison J. Terry's Clinical Research for the Doctor of Nursing Practice, Third Edition helps students incorporate this research in order to become agents of change in multiple healthcare settings. 

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    Topics: nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP), Doody's

    Top 5 Reasons to Adopt Nursing Informatics and the Foundation of Knowledge, Fourth Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Nov 3, 2017 11:36:10 AM

    Nursing informatics is an important part of not only the nursing curriculum but also the healthcare industry in general. Nowhere is this more clear than in the new edition of Dee McGonigle and Kathleen Mastrian's Nursing Informatics and the Foundation of Knowledge. Designed to give nursing students current, practical, and powerful tools, it helps facilitate the move from information through knowledge to wisdom.

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    Topics: nursing, nursing informatics

    Jones & Bartlett Learning Publishes 2018 Nurse’s Drug Handbook

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Oct 24, 2017 11:02:50 AM

    Having the latest information on drugs is essential for nurses. That's why we just published our 2018 Nurse’s Drug Handbook. Updated annually, it provides accurate and timely facts on hundreds of drugs from A-Z. Written in a no-nonsense style that speaks your language in terms you use every day, it offers concise and consistently formatted drug entries organized alphabetically.

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    Topics: nurse's drug handbook, nursing

    5-Star Review for Mary Elizabeth O’Brien’s Spirituality in Nursing: Standing on Holy Ground, Sixth Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Oct 20, 2017 4:38:35 PM

    Addressing the spiritual needs of patients is an essential part of nursing practice. Earlier this year we published a new edition of Mary Elizabeth O’Brien’s highly regarded Spirituality in Nursing: Standing on Holy Ground. Now we're so happy to share that it just received a 5-star review. According to Mary Therese Rinzel, MSN, from Viterbo University, writing for Doody’s Review Service,

    "With its updated and expanded content, this book…continues to offer readers an opportunity to delve into the importance of addressing the spiritual needs of their patients."

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    Topics: Doody's Review Service, nursing, spirituality

    New Edition of Chism’s The Doctor of Nursing Practice Addresses Changing DNP Programs

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Oct 16, 2017 2:35:27 PM

    Over the past few years, we've seen significant change in nursing education due to the call for Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) preparation. As a result, many institutions are rushing to implement their programs. The just published The Doctor of Nursing Practice: A Guidebook for Role Development and Professional Issues, Fourth Edition by Lisa Astalos Chism provides a comprehensive look at the role and career development for DNP students and professionals.

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    Topics: nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

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