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Patrice L. Spath, 5th ed. HPA/AUPHA, 2022
Applying Quality Management in Healthcare: A Systems Approach examines the real-world tools and techniques necessary for improving systems that affect patient care outcomes.
This updated edition features a new chapter on three organizational characteristics that advance success in quality management: continuous improvement, high reliability, and accountability. Throughout, the book emphasizes the role of leadership in all aspects of quality. Management concepts are supported by real-life examples from different settings to further readers’ understanding. Other new content in this edition includes: strategies for creating an organizational culture that supports ongoing improvement; data measurement techniques for analyzing inpatient and outpatient performance; regulations affecting quality activities in hospitals and other healthcare facilities; and external forces, such as a pandemic, that require a greater focus on systems.
The new edition of this primary Australian resource prepares undergraduate nursing students to become skills-competent nurses, as well as providing practicing nurses with key reference content. This book assists students to link theory to practice, developing their clinical skills and underpinning industry requirements.
Written by experts this book is authorized by the Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nurses Society(WOCN) and contains evidence-based guidelines for continence care. New to this edition is:
The fifth edition of Mayhall’s Hospital Epidemiology and Infection Prevention is thoroughly revised and covers all aspects of healthcare-associated infections and their prevention and remains the most comprehensive reference available in this field. Every type of healthcare-associated (nosocomial) infection is included providing surveillance, prevention, and control information. Newly included are 2 chapters on antimicrobial stewardship and new user-friendly features including bulleted key points at the beginning of each chapter; full reference lists in every chapter; more figures and illustrations; and updated charts and graphs throughout.
Written by clinical academics from Australia, UK, USA, and Switzerland, this book introduces readers to the principles and practice of systematic reviews and meta-analysis. It covers the various steps involved in systematic reviews including development of a focused question and the strategy for conducting a comprehensive literature search, identifying studies addressing the underlying question, assessment of heterogeneity and the risk of bias in the included studies, data extraction, and the approach to meta-analysis. Crucial issues such as selecting the model for meta-analysis, generating and interpreting forest plots, assessing the risk of publication bias, cautions in the interpretation of subgroup and sensitivity analyses, rating certainty of the evidence using GRADE guideline, and standardized reporting of meta-analysis (PRISMA) are covered in detail.
This text is invaluable for clinicians treating SUDs in a variety of settings—from examining rooms to emergency departments, and from hospitals to recovery facilities. Completely revised and restructured it represents the cutting edge of research, practice, and policy in substance use disorder (SUD) treatment
Noteworthy additions are the new and substantive sections on public health issues and comorbidities, the expanded coverage of cannabis and the new chapters on digitally delivered therapies and behavioral addictive disorders (e.g., gambling disorder, compulsive internet use).
First published 50 years ago the new 11th edition of McDonald and Avery's Dentistry for the Child and Adolescent, provides the latest diagnostic and treatment recommendations for infants, children, and adolescents. The book includes topics ranging from paediatric examination and radiographic techniques to development and morphology of the primary teeth, dental caries, dental materials, and local anaesthesia.
Key features of the text include:
Run the List is a popular and established podcast for the medical and healthcare education and training communities. It has earned numerous excellent reviews from listeners for its comprehensive and high-yield discussions on core medicine topics. Episodes are arranged and released in the form of specialty blocks, making it an excellent resource for all those taking care of patients on the internal medicine ward, whether during clerkship, elective, or general training. Each 20-minute episode takes the listener through the practical aspects of diagnosis and management through an interactive discussion with an expert who has a specific focus in medical education.
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The following practice-changing updates were included in eTG complete in September 2021.
1281 new internal medicine MCQ's have recently been added to Access Medicine. Test your knowledge by clicking on the below link.
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New Clinical Overviews on CK
Clinical Overviews summarise information about disease epidemiology, risk factors, clinical manifestations, treatments and more. They also provide links to specialty-specific answers and related drugs.
Updated Clinical Overviews – Selected Topics