A full-color classic reference manual providing essential information on patient care. This clinically focused guide covers disorders and patient problems in medical-surgical, maternal-neonatal, pediatric, and psychiatric nursing, and includes over 150 step-by-step procedures.
Broad e-book collection including many useful Nursing titles such as: 2014 Lippincott's Nursing Drug Guide; All Things Nursing; Assessment: a 2-in-1 Reference for Nurses; and Pharmacology: a 2-in-1 Reference for Nurses. To access, select "books" in the OVID search interface.
Introduction to the discipline of sport psychology. Explores key psychological issues in sport, including: are athletes born or made? Does playing sport affect personality? What effect do cultural beliefs have on personal sporting development?
A key reference guide for the exploration of leisure and outdoor recreation. It reflects the multidisciplinary nature of these fields and contextualizes the leading research and knowledge on key concepts, theories and practices.
Explores the concept of play in history and modern society in the United States and internationally. Its scope encompasses leisure and recreational activities of children and adults throughout the ages, from dice games in the Roman Empire to video games today. More than 450 entries cover all aspects of play-from learning to competition, mastery of nature, socialization, and cooperation-are included.
Explores the ways economics and sports interact. First, economic analysis has helped everyone understand many of the peculiar institutions in sports. And second, quality data about individual productivity, salaries, career histories, teamwork, and managerial behavior has helped economists study topics as varied as the economics of discrimination, salary dispersion, and antitrust policy.