Category: Nursing


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Emergency nursing: A guide to comprehensive care (A Wiley medical publication)

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Wiley: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 62306865

ISBN: 0471099074

Condition: Good

0471099074 624 pages including index. Intended for use as a reference by practicing emergency nurses. Can also be used as a nursing textbook. First four chapters discuss the role of both the emergency department and the emergency nurse within the health care system. The unique organization of the 26 clinical chapters reflects the usual process of patient flow in the emegency department setting. This begins with the triage action (assessment). Next comes enacting the plan of action. Finally we have patient education. The last section includes discussions on disaster planning and the fut... View more info

Books for Midwives

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: England, Haigh & Hochland: 1993

Edition: Revised

Seller ID: 62306540

ISBN: 186988809X

Condition: Fine

186988809X 178 pages including title and author indeces. A classified survey of the entire range of available books applicable to midwifery has never existed before. This book has been created to fill this need and thereby to assist the continuing growth in the standards of training and professionalism in midwifery today. View more info

HIV AIDS - Education for Nurses: Practice Issues and Curriculum Guidelines

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Canadian Nurses Association: 1995

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 62300212

ISBN: 1551190478

Condition: Good

1551190478 145 pages. Intended to enhance the quality of nursing care for clients living with HIV/AIDS. Includes two books: Practice Issues - ethics, sexuality and homophobia, counselling and social support, dying, death and grieving; Curriculum Guidelines - epidemiology, pathophysiology, values, ethics and legalities, nursing care, care for the caregiver, health promotion and disease prevention, community. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Prior owner's name clipped from front cover. Solid copy. View more info

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The Military Nurses of Canada: Recollections of Canadian Military Nurses, Vol. 1

By: N/A

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Co-Publishing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 814H4719

ISBN: 096995610X

Condition: Fair

096995610X 628 pages. Maps. Generously illustrated with black and white reproductions of archival photos. A large and wonderful compilation of brief biographies of Canadian military nurses. "The [nursing] sisters speak of endless convoys of wounded, the long hours under canvas, no lights or running water, the heat and the cold, the rain and the mud. The sisters of the RCN recall that their sailor patients not only suffered grievous wounds but were often soaked in oil and exposed to the rigours of the North Atlantic. Airmen, survivors of crashes, faced painful months of reconstructive... View more info

Critical Thinking in Nursing: A Practical Approach

By: Alfaro-Lefevre, Rosalinda

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, W B Saunders Co: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 62307734

ISBN: 0721658970

Condition: Good

0721658970 190 pages including index. Helps you explore and expand your innate critical thinking abilities - abilities vital to your effectiveness as a nurse in today's tumultuous health care environment. Lots of wear and some soiling but no writing found inside. Solid working copy. View more info

Client Education: Theory and Practice

By: Babcock RN MS, Dorothy E.; Miller RN GNP PhD, Mary A.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: St. Louis, MO, U.S.A., Mosby: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 62306527

ISBN: 0801669421

Condition: Very Good

0801669421 329 pages including index and bibliography. Has reference library markings but is not heavily worn like a traditional ex-library book. Written for nursing students and nurses who are interested in learning more about effective health education and client teaching. Academic prerequisites to using this text include introductory courses in psychology, growth and development, and sociology. Purpose of book is to assist in further developing the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary for becoming more effective in teaching clients View more info

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Stomal Therapy: A Guide for Nurses, Practitioners and Patients

By: Bokey, E. L.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Australia, Australian Natl Univ Pr: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 623A8245

ISBN: 0080298656

Condition: Very Good

0080298656 106 pages. "Describes, with the aid of photographs and diagrams, the most up-to-date methods and procedures for effective stomal care." - from back board. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Numerous photographic plates in colour and black and white. Nice copy. View more info

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The Dutiful Edith Cavell

By: Boston, Noel

Price: $69.95

Publisher: U.K., Norwich Cathedral: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 349C6492

Condition: Fair

16 pages. Undated - appears to be circa 1940s. Provides information about the heroic British nurse who helped Belgian and British soldiers slip through German lines in the first world war, and was shot by the German authorities for her efforts. Unmarked with average wear. Foxing to first and last pages. Modest age toning to covers. Bonus: includes two unused black and white picture postcards, the first showing Mount Edith Cavell in the Canadian Rockies, the second a photo of the majestic Edith Cavell memorial erected in Brussels. View more info

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Heritage of Service

By: Cashman Tony

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Edmonton, The Alberta Association of Registered Nurses: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 721H4084


Condition: Good

B001KXMMAW Signed, without inscription, by author upon title page. 340 pages. Black and white photographic plates. Traces this honourable history from 1859. Unmarked with average wear to cream cloth-covered boards. Binding intact. A sound copy. STRATHERN 3353. View more info

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Zinnia 1932 - Yearbook (Year Book) of The (British Columbia) Provincial Royal Jubilee Hospital Training School for Nurses

By: Clarke, Mary (Editor)

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia, The Provincial Royal Jubilee Hospital Training School for Nurses: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 569C7815

Condition: Good

58 pages. Oblong 8" x 11". Includes many black and white photos and annual lists of graduates from the program from 1892 through 1931. Printed upon glossy stock. Attractive textured chocolate brown covers decorated with red, green and gilt. Binding sound. Moderate wear. Crease to front cover. Prior owner's name, Mary Clarke, atop first blank leaf. (Ms. Clarke was editor of this publication). Light pencil writing and markings to page 48. Attractive contemporary local ads on last ten pages. A high-quality copy of this beautiful and informative yearbook. View more info

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Face Powder and Gunpowder

By: Ellis, Jean M. with Dingman, Isabel

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Toronto, S. J. Reginald Saunders & Co., Ltd., Toronto: 1947

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 322H1385


Condition: Good

B0012JS1FY 229 pages. Several black and white illustrations in text. "The story of Jean Ellis's experiences overseas as a Red Cross Welfare Officer. Here, for the first time, is a report to Canada by one of the more than 500 girls who represented our Red Cross in Europe." - from dust jacket. Front free endpaper neatly removed. Bookplate inside front board. Average wear to unmarked book. Binding intact. Above-average wear to dust jacket now preserved in mylar. A sound copy. View more info

Aids to Ophthalmic Nursing - Nurses Aids Series

By: Farfor, Una C.M.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: London, Bailliere, Tindall and Cox: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 62306652

Condition: Very Good

230 pages including index. Minor spine lean to right. Provides concisely, clearly and simply just that quantity of information which the nurse needs to possess, gathered together in a well-illustrated easily read and easily carried volume. Author, by virtue of her training and subsequent responsibilities at Moorfields Eye Hospital, and latterly as Matron of Bristol Eye Hospital, two of the only three centres in Britain to grant a special Opthalmic Nursing Diploma to student nurses, is well qualified to produce this book. Red boards with black writing thereon. View more info

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After Anesthesia

By: Fraulini, Kay E.

Price: $59.95

Publisher: USA, Appleton & Lange: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 623A5573

ISBN: 0838500781

Condition: Very Good

0838500781 466 pages. "This complete clinical reference provides nurses with essential information for the care of patients recovering from anesthesia. Broad in scope, it includess relevant theory, research, and nursing process guidelines, highlighted by case studies that show how to apply research findings to clinical practice." - from back board. Clean, bright and unmarked with minimal wear. Excellent copy. View more info

High-Risk Pregnancy and Delivery: Nursing Perspectives

By: Gilbert, Elizabeth Stepp; Harmon, Judith Smith

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Saint Louis, MO, U.S.A., Mosby Inc: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 62300521

ISBN: 0801618967

Condition: Good

0801618967 472 pages including index. Provides obstetric nurses, practitioners, clinicians, and upper-division undergraduate and graduate students a text and reference for rendering high-risk maternal and fetal nursing care. Moderate wear and quantity of markings to contents. Solid square copy. View more info

Critical Care Nursing Skills

By: Hamilton, Ardith J.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, Appleton & Lange: 1981

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 62301354

ISBN: 0838512429

Condition: Good

0838512429 277 pages including index. Provides the RN or RN student with a practical guide to procedures or situations frequently encountered in the critical care setting. Average wear. Unmarked. Solid working copy. View more info

Fundamentals of Nursing Research

By: Hastings-Tolsma, Marie T.; Brockopp, Dorothy Young

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Boston, MA, Jones & Bartlett Pub: 1995

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 62306537

ISBN: 086720687X

Condition: Very Good

086720687X 360 pages including index and glossary. Moderate quantity of yellow highlighting. Former owner's name blacked out upon half-title page. Moderate wear. Covers remain glossy. Written to inspire enthusiasm among nursing students twoard the research process. Helps students explore the basics of research in a systematic fashion. Presented in a way that makes it easier for students to understand and simplify the principles of research. View more info

Self-Care Nursing: Promotion of Health

By: Hill, Lyda; Smith, Nancy

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Norwalk Connecticut, Prentice Hall: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 62309809

ISBN: 0138031312

Condition: Fair

0138031312 500 pages including index. A complete self-care book for nurses covering theory, process, and application. Special emphasis upon the role of nurse as a model of self-care. Contents clean and unmarked. Above average wear to extremities with creasing to covers and some pages dog-eared. Binding sound. View more info

Success in Practical Nursing: Personal and Vocational Issues (3rd ed.)

By: Hill, Signe S.; Howlett, Helen A.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A., W B Saunders Co: 1997

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 62307683

ISBN: 0721668771

Condition: Good

0721668771 393 pages including index. "Outstanding. The authors have converted high level, current research material from the business, neurophysiology, and psychosocial fields into an interesting book for student Practical Nurses." -Nursing and Health Care. Some light moisture-induced waviness to upper portion of book. Unmarked. Moderate to average wear. View more info

The Winnipeg General Hospital School of Nursing 1887-1953

By: Johns, Ethel

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Not Stated: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 72106426

Condition: Good

Very faint musty smell. Gilt titles upon front board and spine with some wear but still quite legible. Written as a gift from author to the Alumnae Association of the School. Contains the text of original documents bearing on the establishment of the School and shows how the nursing needs of Winnipeg were met as the demand arose. Complete with a variety of archival black and white photographic reproductions. View more info

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Kingston (Ontario, Canada) General Hospital School of Nursing Yearbook - The Graduating Class of 1936

By: Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Canada, Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 568A8686

Condition: Good

70 pages. Oblong: Approximately 9" x 11". Abundant black and white photography. Jessie Blair's copy. Autographs abound, including those of students, staff and administration. Average wear. Binding intact. Sound copy of this cheerfully nostalgic momento. View more info