Practical Decision Making in Health Care Ethics: Cases, Concepts, and the Virtue of Prudence

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Concepts and Cases in Nursing Ethics, second edition

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Concepts and Cases in Nursing Ethics, 3rd Edition

Concepts and Cases in Nursing Ethics, 3rd Edition Concepts and Cases in Nursing Ethics is a case-based exploration of the core principles of health care ethics applied to nursing. The book is a collaboration between philosopher-ethicist Michael Yeo and nurse-ethicist and educators Anne Moorhouse, Pamela Khan, and Patricia Rodney. It thus combines philosophical and ethical analysis with extensive knowledge and experience in nursing and health care. The book is organized around six main concepts in health care ethics: beneficence, autonomy, tr…

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Case Files Neuroscience 2/E (LANGE Case Files)

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100 Case Studies in Pathophysiology

100 Case Studies in PathophysiologyDevelop both your clinical problem-solving and critical thinking skills with this comprehensive workbook. Inside you’ll discover a clear-cut approach to integrating basic pathophysiology, risk factors, physical examination findings, and clinical laboratory data for 100 major health problems. This fundamental resource provides support for medical, pharmacy, nursing, and allied health studies. Using a case study approach, you’ll learn appropriate disease management options to improve patient quali…

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New Leadership For Today’s Health Care Professionals: Concepts and Cases

New Leadership For Today's Health Care Professionals: Concepts and CasesWith Obama’s Healthcare Reform Plan taking form, healthcare professionals realize that the U.S. delivery system will be changing. Old leadership models can no longer be effective. There is an expectation that a more adaptable, proactive, innovative professional is needed to lead the nation’s healthcare workforce. This book offers a comprehensive view of the leadership competencies necessary to be successful in today’s healthcare industry. Each chapter is written by a leader in the health…

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Challenging Concepts in Neurology: Cases with Expert Commentary

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Case Files Neurology, Second Edition (LANGE Case Files)

Case Files Neurology, Second Edition (LANGE Case Files)Excel in your neurology clerkship and on the USMLE Step 2 CK Sixty high-yield cases! You need exposure to cases to pass the USMLE and shelf exams and that’s exactly what this innovative resource offers. Written by experienced educators, Case Files: Neurology, 2e helps you think through diagnosis and managemenet when confronting neurological clinical problems. Sixty high-yield clinical cases focus on the core competencies for the neurology clerkship. Each case includes an extended discussion, d…

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Occupational Adaptation in Practice: Concepts and Cases

Occupational Adaptation in Practice: Concepts and CasesWho says theory can’t be fun, practical, and understandable? Occupational Adaptation in Practice: Concepts and Cases is a user-friendly text that clearly describes the theory of occupational adaptation. This new text describes one approach to occupation-based, client-centered practice. The purpose of this guide is to make occupational adaptation easily understood and applied. This exceptional guide leads the reader through the flow and understanding of this theory. Practical examples help dem…

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Practical Decision Making in Health Care Ethics: Cases and Concepts

Practical Decision Making in Health Care Ethics: Cases and ConceptsFor nearly fifteen years Practical Decision Making in Health Care Ethics has offered scholars and students a highly accessible and teachable alternative to the dominant principle-based theories in the field. Devettere’s approach is not based on an ethics of abstract obligations and duties, but, following Aristotle, on how to live a fulfilled and happy life―in short, an ethics of personal well-being grounded in prudence, the virtue of ethical decision making. This third edition is revised and u…

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