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Physician Assistants

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    Michael J. Huckabee.
    R2Library2018
    Why clinical leadership? -- Power and influence -- Clinical leadership traits -- Clinical leadership behaviors -- Followership -- Lessons from bad leaders and followers -- Financial principles in clinical leadership -- Change strategies in health care -- Ethics and the culturally-informed clinical leader -- Qualities of spiritual leadership in a clinical setting -- Leader strategies for teaching others -- Leading leaders in a clinical setting -- Clinical leader resiliency and burnout -- Leading into the future.
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    volume editor, Claire Babcock O'Connell, MPH, PA-C, Associate Professor, Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences, School of Health Professions, Physician Assistant Program, Piscataway, New Jersey ; associate editor, Thea Cogan-Drew, MMSc, PA-C, Lecturer, Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences, School of Health Professions, Physician Assistant Program, Piscataway, New Jersey.
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    Morton A. Diamond, MD, FACP, FAHA, FACC (E), 2012 Distinguished Professor, College of Health Care Sciences, Dr. Pallavi Patel, Medical Director, Physician Assistant Program, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale Florida.
    ProQuest Ebook Central2019
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    Richard W. Dehn, David P. Asprey.
    ClinicalKey2013
    Informed Consent -- Standard Precautions -- Sterile Technique -- Blood Pressure Measurement -- Venipuncture -- Obtaining Blood Cultures -- Inserting Intravenous Catheters -- Arterial Puncture -- Injections -- Recording an Electrocardiogram -- Exercise Stress Testing -- Endotracheal Intubation -- Office Pulmonary Function Testing -- Nasogastric Tube Placement -- Lumbar Puncture -- Urinary Bladder Catheterization -- Urinary Bladder Catheterization -- Epistaxis and Nasal Foreign Body Removal -- The Pelvic Examination and Obtaining a Routine Papanicolaou Smear -- Reduction of the Shoulder/Finger Subluxations -- Joint and Bursal Aspiration -- Casting and Splinting -- Local Anesthesia -- Wound Closure -- Dermatologic Procedures -- Incision and Drainage of an Abscess -- Wound Dressing Techniques -- Cryosurgery -- Treating Ingrown Toenails -- Draining Subungual Hematomas -- Anoscopy -- Flexible Sigmoidoscopy -- Removal of Cerumen and Foreign Bodies from the Ear -- Trauma-Oriented Ocular Examination, Corneal Abrasion, and Ocular Foreign Body Removal -- Endometrial Biopsy -- Foot Examination of the Patient with Diabetes -- Procedural Sedation -- Patient Education Concepts * -- Outpatient Coding for Medical Services -- Documentation -- Giving Sad and Bad News.
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    Richard Dehn, David Asprey.
    ClinicalKey2021
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    Examination preparation and subject review for USMLE Step 1 (9000+ questions), USMLE Step 2 (5000+ questions), USMLE Step 3 (3000+ questions), and PANCE (1200+ questions) among others. Certification Review aids cover Family Practice, General Pediatrics, General Surgery, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, and SPEX. Students can create self-study exams in a variety of subjects.
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    Jill C. Cash, Cheryl A. Glass, Jenny Mullen, editors.
    R2Library2020
    Cover -- Title page -- Contents -- Contributors -- Preface -- Part I: Guidelines -- Chapter 1: Health Maintenance Guidelines -- Cultural Diversity and Sensitivity -- Health Maintenance During the Life Span -- Other Collaborating Providers -- Adult Risk Assessment Form -- Adult Preventive Healthcare -- Chapter 2: Public Health Guidelines -- Homelessness -- Obesity -- Post-Bariatric Surgery Long-TermFollow-Up -- Substance Use Disorders -- Violence: Children -- Violence: Intimate Partner -- Violence: Older Adults -- Chapter 3: Pain Management Guidelines -- Acute Pain -- Chronic Pain Lower Back Pain -- Chapter 4: Dermatology Guidelines -- Acne Rosacea -- Acne Vulgaris -- Animal Bites, Mammalian -- Benign Skin Lesions -- Candidiasis -- Contact Dermatitis -- Eczema or Atopic Dermatitis -- Erythema Multiforme -- Folliculitis -- Hand, Foot, and Mouth Syndrome -- Herpes Simplex Virus Type 1 -- Herpes Zoster or Shingles -- Impetigo -- Insect Bites and Stings -- Lichen Planus -- Pityriasis Rosea -- Precancerous or Cancerous SkinLesions -- Psoriasis -- Scabies -- Seborrheic Dermatitis -- Tinea Corporis (Ringworm) -- Tinea Versicolor -- Warts -- Wound Care: Lower Extremity Ulcer Wound Care: Pressure Ulcers -- Wound Care: Wounds of the Skin -- Wound Healing: High-Protein Nutrition -- Xerosis (Winter Itch) -- Chapter 5: Eye Guidelines -- Amblyopia -- Blepharitis -- Cataracts -- Chalazion -- Conjunctivitis -- Corneal Abrasion -- Dacryocystitis -- Dry Eyes -- Excessive Tears -- Eye Pain -- Glaucoma -- Hordeolum (Stye) -- Strabismus -- Subconjunctival Hemorrhage -- Uveitis -- Chapter 6: Ear Guidelines -- Otitis Media ( OM ) -- Cerumen Impaction (Earwax) -- Hearing Loss -- Otitis Externa -- Tinnitus -- Chapter 7: Nasal Guidelines -- Allergic Rhinitis -- Epistaxis Nonallergic Rhinitis -- Sinusitis -- Chapter 8: Throat and Mouth Guidelines -- Avulsed Tooth -- Dental Abscess -- Epiglottitis -- Oral Cancer -- Pharyngitis -- Stomatitis, Minor Recurrent AphthousStomatitis -- Thrush -- Chapter 9: Respiratory Guidelines -- Asthma -- Bronchiolitis: Child -- Bronchitis, Acute -- Bronchitis, Chronic -- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease -- Common Cold/Upper RespiratoryInfection -- Cough -- Croup, Viral -- Emphysema -- Obstructive Sleep Apnea -- Pneumonia (Bacterial) -- Pneumonia (Viral) -- Respiratory Syncytial Virus Bronchiolitis -- Shortness of Breath Tuberculosis -- Chapter 10: Cardiovascular Guidelines -- Acute Myocardial Infarction -- Arrhythmias -- Atherosclerosis and Hyperlipidemia -- Atrial Fibrillation -- Chest Pain -- Chronic Venous Insufficiency and Varicose Veins -- Deep Vein Thrombosis -- Heart Failure -- Hypertension -- Lymphedema -- Murmurs -- Palpitations -- Peripheral Arterial Disease -- Superficial Thrombophlebitis -- Syncope -- Chapter 11: Gastrointestinal Guidelines -- Abdominal Pain -- Appendicitis -- Celiac Disease -- Cholecystitis -- Colic -- Colorectal Cancer Screening -- Constipation -- Crohn's Disease -- Cyclosporiasis
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    [edited by] Francis A. Neelon, E. Harvey Estes, Andrew G. Wallace.
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    Passing on the Stead legacy / Andrew G. Wallace -- The patient is the focus of doctoring / Francis A. Neelon -- Learning is a community affair / E. Harvey Estes -- We learn most when we ourselves teach / Earl N. Metz -- Thinking trumps memorization : the lesson on attending rounds? / Joseph C. Greenfield, Jr. -- Brain sorting in the 21st century / Galen S. Wagner -- Teachers of medicine and their students / Harold R. Silberman -- Summing up the symposium / Francis A. Neelon, E. Harvey Estes, Andrew G. Wallace.
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    [edited by] Sara D. Rynders, Jennifer A. Hart.
    ClinicalKey2013
    Spine / Ian W. Marks -- Shoulder and humerus / Jennifer A. Hart -- Elbow and forearm / Sara D. Rynders -- Wrist and hand / Amy Radigan -- Pelvis / Deana Bahrman and Katherine Sharpe -- Hip and femur / Casey Sharpe and Deana Bahrman -- Knee and lower leg / Cara B. Garrett -- Foot and ankle / Suzanne Eiss and Margaret Schick -- Pediatrics / Scott Yang -- Orthopaedic tumors and masses / Gergory Domson -- Splinting and casting / Damond A. Cromer -- Wound care / Shruti Tannan and Adam Katz.
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    Dwayne A. Williams.
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    by Dwayne A. Williams.
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    Easy to follow and redesigned algorithms and charts that help to organize medicine for maximum retention, especially for visual learners. Essential information for medical examinations, important correlations for clinical rotations and useful material for practicing clinicians. Not only will you quickly establish your strengths, but you will quickly improve on your areas of weakness. -- Publisher description
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    Williams, Dwayne A.
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    Book A. -- 1. Cardiovascular System -- 2. Pulmonary system -- 3. Gastrointestinal system/nutritional -- 4. Musculoskeletal system -- 5. EENT (eyes, ears, nose, & throat) disorders -- 6. Reproductive system (male and female) -- Index -- Book B. 7. Endocrine -- 8. Renal system -- 9. Genitourinary system (male and female) -- 10. Neurologic system -- 11. Psychiatry and behavioral disorders -- 12. Dermatologic system -- 13. Infectious Diseases -- 14. Hematologic system -- 15. Pediatric pearls -- Index.
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    [edited by] Ruth Ballweg, Darwin Brown, Daniel T. Vetrosky, Tamara S. Ritsema.
    ClinicalKey2018
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    Brennan Bowker.
    ProQuest Ebook Central2020
    The first pocket-size resource to guide PA students through their surgery rotation Prepare for and thrive during your clinical rotations with the quick-access pocket guide series, The Physician Assistant Student's Guide to the Clinical Year. The Surgery edition of this 7-volume series, discounted when purchased as a full set, delineates the exact duties required in this specialty. Written by an experienced PA educator, this guide details common surgical procedures you'll see, such as thyroidectomy, hernia repair, mastectomy, and appendectomy. It also provides important information on surgical emergencies, including gastrointestinal bleeding, perforated viscus, and limb ischemia. System-based chapters reviewing the presentation and management of common conditions that may require surgery are also included. Advice on taking good SOAP notes, guidance on how to prepare patients for surgery, and tips on surgical etiquette will help you excel during this intense rotation. Additional chapters on pre- and post-operative management of patients, sterile technique, and common wound closure methods will arm you with the knowledge you'll need to succeed.
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    Jill Cavalet.
    ProQuest Ebook Central2020
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    Dipali Yeh, MS, PA-C, CHSE, Erin Marthedal, MS, PA-C.
    ProQuest Ebook Central2020
    The first pocket-size resource to guide PA students through their emergency medicine rotation Prepare for and thrive during your clinical rotations with the quick-access pocket guide series, The Physician Assistant Student's Guide to the Clinical Year. The Emergency Medicine edition of this 7-volume series, discounted when purchased as a full set, delineates the exact duties required in this specialty.Written by experienced PA educators, this guide details the clinical approach to common presentations such as chest pain, altered mental status, and headache. It also provides a systems-based approach to more than 40 of the most frequently encountered disease entities you will see in this rotation, including traumatic injury, cerebrovascular accident, and acute coronary syndrome.Distinguished by brief, bulleted content with handy tables and figures, the reference offers all pertinent laboratory and imaging studies needed to confirm a diagnosis, with medication and management guidelines. This guide also describes the most common procedures you will learn during the emergency medicine rotation, including incision and drainage, wound repair, and foreign body removal. Also included is a special chapter on non-medical situations you'll find in the emergency department, such as drug-seeking behavior, violent or incarcerated patients, and malingering and factitious disorders
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    Gerald Kayingo, PhD, PA-C, Deborah Opacic, MMS, EdD, PA-C, DFAAP, Mary Carcella Allias, MPAS, PA-C.
    ProQuest Ebook Central2020
    Introduction: The Approach to the Patient in Family Medicine -- Chapter 1: Common Presentations in Family Medicine -- Chapter 2: Common Disease Entities in Family Medicine -- Chapter 3: Diagnostic Testing in Family Medicine -- Chapter 4: Patient Education and Counseling in Family Medicine -- Chapter 5: Urgent Management in Family Medicine -- Chapter 6: Common Procedures in Family Medicine -- Chapter 7: Common Abbreviations in Family Medicine
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    David Knechtel, MPAS, PA-C, Deborah Opacic, MMS, EdD, PA-C, DFAAP.
    ProQuest Ebook Central2020
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    Elyse Watkins, series editor Maureen Knechtel
    ProQuest Ebook Central2020
    The first pocket-size resource to guide PA students through their OB/GYN rotation Prepare for and thrive during your clinical rotations with the quick-access pocket guide series, The Physician Assistant Student's Guide to the Clinical Year. The OB/GYN edition of this 7-volume series, discounted when purchased as a full set, delineates the exact duties required in obstetrics and gynecology. Written by an experienced PA educator, this guide details the clinical approach to common obstetric and gynecologic presentations such as pelvic pain, abnormal uterine bleeding, and an overview of the initial prenatal visit. It also provides treatment and management details for more than 30 of the most frequently encountered disease entities you will see in this rotation, including cervical dysplasia, dysmenorrhea, and ectopic pregnancy. Distinguished by brief, bulleted content with handy tables and figures, the reference offers all pertinent laboratory and imaging studies needed to confirm a diagnosis, with medication and management guidelines. This guide also describes the most common procedures you will learn during your OB/GYN, including PAP test, colposcopy, labor induction, and cesarean delivery. A special chapter on urgent gynecologic and obstetric conditions, such as placental abruption, sexual assault, and severe uterine bleeding, is also included.
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    Tanya L. Fernandez, MS, PA-C, IBCLC, Amy Akerman, MPAS, PA-C.
    ProQuest Ebook Central2020
    Written by experienced PA educators, this guide details the clinical approach to common presentations such as cough, fever, and skin changes. It also provides a systems-based approach to more than 60 of the most frequently encountered disease entities you will see in this rotation, including dermatitis, pharyngitis, and otitis media. Distinguished by brief, bulleted content with handy tables and figures, the reference offers all pertinent laboratory and imaging studies needed to confirm a diagnosis, with medication and management guidelines. This guide also describes the most common procedures you will learn during the pediatrics rotation, including foreign body removal, reduction of subluxed radial head, and administration of nebulizer treatments.A special chapter on management of urgent pediatric conditions, such as asthma exacerbation, head injuries, and fractures, is also included
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    Roderick S. Hooker, James F. Cawley, Christine M. Everett.
    ProQuest Ebook Central2017
    Introduction and overview of the profession -- Development of the profession -- Current status : a profile of the physician assistant profession -- Physician assistant education -- Physician assistants in primary care -- Physician assistant specialization : non-primary care -- Physician assistants in hospital settings -- Physician assistants in rural health -- Economic assessment of physician assistants -- Legal aspects of physician assistant practice -- Professional and workforce issues -- Physician assistants on multidisciplinary teams -- Future directions of the physician assistant profession.
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    R2Library2018

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