Mosby's Fluids & Electrolytes Memory NoteCards: Visual, Mnemonic, and Memory Aids for Nurses
ISBN: 0323067468
EAN13: 9780323067461
Language: English
Publication Date: December 16, 2009
Pages: 144
Dimensions: 0.70" H x 6.30" L x 3.90" W
Weight: 0.50 lbs.
Format: Spiral-bound
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Book Overview
Completely portable, this pocket-sized collection of full-color, spiral-bound cards uses humor, cartoons, and mnemonics to help you understand and retain important information about fluids and electrolytes. This fun, colorful, and insightful approach makes these cards a valuable learning and review tool throughout nursing school, as well as a great resource for preparing for the NCLEX (R) examination. UNIQUE 64 full-color, cartoon mnemonics cover key fluids and electrolytes and acid-base concepts. UNIQUE Colored highlights draw attention to four central topics: Serious Life Threatening Implications in pink; Common Clinical Findings in blue; Important Nursing Implications in yellow; and Patient Teaching information in green. Concise What You Need to Know information on the back of each image highlights key information and specific nursing implications. Spiral-bound pages made of thick, substantial card stock are durable and portable. Color-coded thumb tabs feature a different color for each section for easy referral. 15 new cartoons help you master the latest information on fluids and electrolytes. New topics include: Homeostasis: A Question of Balance and The Body's Water: Keeping It Where You Need It .