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Medical-Surgical Nursing - E-Book
Language: en
Pages: 1776
Authors: Sharon L. Lewis, Linda Bucher, Margaret M. Heitkemper, Mariann M. Harding, Jeffrey Kwong, Dottie Roberts
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-08 - Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Awarded first place in the 2017 AJN Book of the Year Awards in the Medical-Surgical Nursing category. Learn how to become an exceptional caregiver in today’s evolving healthcare environment! Written by a dedicated team of expert authors led by Sharon Lewis, Medical-Surgical Nursing, 10th Edition offers up-to-date coverage of the
Cancer Prevention and Management through Exercise and Weight Control
Language: en
Pages: 608
Authors: Anne McTiernan
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-19 - Publisher: CRC Press

“ is increasingly clear that cancer is also a disease of inertia. In this book, a broadly multidisciplinary group presents the evidence and provides the recommendations. ... The antidote to diseases of inertia is movement — let’s move!” John Potter, M.D.,Ph.D., from the Foreword The American Cancer Society estimates that
Pasta Punctures & Perseverence!
Language: en
Pages: 532
Authors: Howard Ashton
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-20 - Publisher: AuthorHouse

Why cycle fast when you can cycle slowly, (often very slowly, as dictated by terrain, topography and the weather). Intrepid explorer W.H.Tilman saw the merits of such an attitude when he remarked that all travel is dull exactly in proportion to its rapidity. Howard adopted Tilmans attitude as he adventured,
The Objective Monitoring of Physical Activity: Contributions of Accelerometry to Epidemiology, Exercise Science and Rehabilitation
Language: en
Pages: 383
Authors: Roy J. Shephard, Catrine Tudor-Locke
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-02 - Publisher: Springer

This book examines the new knowledge that has been gained from the objective monitoring of habitual physical activity by means of pedometers and accelerometers. It reviews current advances in the technology of activity monitoring and details advantages of objective monitors relative to physical activity questionnaires. It points to continuing gaps