Communication Sciences Student Survival Guide

Author: NSSLHA

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 143548102X

Category: Medical

Page: 258

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This book is a must-have resource for anyone considering or involved in a program of study in audiology, speech-language pathology, or speech-language-hearing sciences. Written by members of the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) with contributions from a wide range of clinical and academic professionals, this guide is relevant and useful to students who are at any point along the path towards a career in communication sciences and disorders (CSD). This comprehensive guide includes advice for students from the time they are in high school until they graduate with their master’s, doctorate, and/or post-doctorate. Providing background on the disciplines, practical advice, and helpful checklists for use during a program of study this resource also includes important information on professional specialty areas, settings, and career options. This survival guide will be an invaluable companion throughout a CSD academic career. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Best College Student Survival Guide Ever Written

The One Book All Students Should Own Before Starting Or Finishing Their College Experience

Author: Dr. Deign,M. J. Wilson

Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub

ISBN: 9781482021943

Category: Education

Page: 190

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In this guide MJ Wilson explains to students (and parents!): 1) How to choose the right major and school 2) How to deal with bad professors and impossible exams 3) How to keep from changing your major (again and again, and again!) 4) How to reduce test stress, improve your G.P.A. and graduate on time 5) How to handle being homesick, lovesick and lonely 6) How to leave a legacy, improve your resume and make a grand exit!

Anesthesia Student Survival Guide

A Case-Based Approach

Author: Jesse M. Ehrenfeld,Richard D. Urman,Scott Segal

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3319110837

Category: Medical

Page: 580

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Edited and written by leading educators, this popular book for the anesthesiology rotation has been thoroughly updated and retains its distinctive case-based approach. The Second Edition features a thorough revision of the discussion of ventilator management, improved coverage of extubation criteria, and the latest guidelines and algorithms for preoperative assessment. Considerations for quality improvement and patient safety have been expanded throughout the book. Anesthesia Student Survival Guide provides a complete introduction to the specialty and is aimed at medical and nursing students as well as practitioners in critical care who seek a succinct overview of anesthesiology. From reviews of the First Edition: “...an excellent resource for the student wanting a deeper understanding of what is essentially a post-graduate subject, for example, an elective student.” --British Journal of Anaesthesia “This is an excellent introduction to the specialty for third-year medical students, covering a broad range of material at a sufficient depth to be useful, and providing a good structure for a comprehensive course of self-directed study.” --Doody’s Review Service “The writing style is uniformly strong, which makes the book easy to read....[It] serves not only as an excellent resource for students and other learners seeking an introduction to anesthesia but also as a platform for teaching the basics. It will be a welcome addition to the libraries of teaching departments.” --Canadian Journal of Anesthesia

Pharmacy Student Survival Guide, 3E

Author: Ruth Nemire,Karen Kier,Michelle T. Assa-Eley

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071829067

Category: Medical

Page: 608

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A handbook that you will refer to throughout your entire pharmacy education! Pharmacy Student Survival Guide is a one-of-a-kind roadmap for excelling in pharmacy practice courses. A unique combination calculations, kinetics, drug information, medical terminology, and laboratory data book all in one, the Guide helps you organize case information, improve problem-solving skills, learn terminology, and impress faculty during rounds. Pharmacy Student Survival Guide is presented in three sections that span the entire pharmacy curriculum: Systems and Expectations covering etiquette, ethics, communication, monitoring patients, and the function of a medical team Patient Care Tool Box covering medical terminology, pharmacokinetics, laboratory data, and physical assessment Topics in Pharmacy Practice addressing the practice of community and institutional pharmacy, the pharmacists as drug information specialist, managed care, public health, and global pharmacy Valuable for both introductory and advanced practice courses, Pharmacy Student Survival Guide is the one book every pharmacy student must own.

The Art Student Survival Guide

Author: Jeffrey K. Otto

Publisher: Delmar Pub

ISBN: N.A

Category: Art

Page: 286

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As every professional knows, the first step to becoming a successful artist is becoming a successful art student. Written by an experienced artist and educator, The Art Student Survival Guide offers a true insiders perspective on what it takes to survive and succeed in art school. Creatively blending a mixture of one-on-one guidance, practical advice, and inspirational examples, this innovative book provides the essential tools and tips that will make the journey through art school an inspiring and ultimately very rewarding trip. Highlights include the best ways to study, how to manage relationships with peers, faculty, and advisors, tips for creative problem-solving, how to set up a studio, getting to know the tools of the trade, and many more useful and motivating advice. The Art Student Survival Guide establishes the work habits and attitudes that lead to a lifetime of success in a highly demanding profession.

Learning with Online and Mobile Technologies

A Student Survival Guide

Author: Janet MacDonald,Linda Creanor

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1351922483

Category: Education

Page: 142

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Technology has become a necessary and everyday part of studying. This book starts with effective practice in learning, and shows how technology can support that good practice. The authors show you the many ways in which online and mobile technologies can be used for study and give you guidance on how best to use them for learning in higher education, whether that is at college or university, or within your workplace. This wide-ranging survival guide combines advice on effective learning, with practical tips on using technology successfully to give you a smart approach to accessing, recording, sharing and revising information and knowledge. An efficient learning strategy with technologies will help you develop independence and self direction, so that when faced with a bewildering choice of web-based resources you are confident about how much to read, and when to stop. The approaches, skills and techniques discussed in this book will be of value to you not only in your formal course of study, but also in any other learning you might wish to undertake in future. In an increasingly competitive job market this will also be attractive to prospective employers.

Student Survival Guide

What to expect and how to handle it - insider advice on university life

Author: Jenny Hawkins,Lucy Clarke

Publisher: How To Books

ISBN: 1848037767

Category: Education

Page: 160

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Lucy Clarke and Jenny Hawkins, both current students at Cardiff University, have written this guide to university life encompassing study, the social scene, accommodation and making the best of university. They cover issues from the chaos of Fresher's week and difficult landlords, to sex and social life, the stress of finals and beyond. Recipes and a university dictionary are also included.

Basic Concepts in Medical Genetics

A Student's Survival Guide

Author: Marshall Horwitz

Publisher: McGraw-Hill/Appleton & Lange

ISBN: 9780071345002

Category: Medical

Page: 149

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An easy-to-understand, detail-by-detail explanation of basic Mendelian Genetics. Ideal for first- and second-year medical students, pediatric and ob/gyn clerks, advanced undergraduates, and genetic counseling graduate students. Key concepts are illustrated with clinical examples frequently encountered in courses in genetics and medical genetics, such as cystic fibrosis, Down's Syndrome, Neurofibromatosis, familial breast cancer, hereditary colon cancer, Becker Muscular Dystrophy, and sickle cell disease. Features special sections on prenatal genetics and common and cancer mutations.

Basic Concepts In Neuroscience: A Student's Survival Guide

Author: Malcolm Slaughter

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071630503

Category: Medical

Page: 312

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*A new book in the Basic Concepts series *Explains the fundamental principles of neuroscience and helps students organize and condense the material they need to study *Level of the material progressively builds from simple to complex, enabling mastery of concepts *Content is presented in simple, jargon-free language *Critical need-to-know information is highlights in boxes *Numerous tables and charts help compare and contrast key information

Basic Concepts in Pharmacology

Author: Janet L. Stringer

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071458184

Category: Medical

Page: 302

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This resource offers a proven way for learning the most difficult-to-understand concepts in pharmacology and provides a study system that sets priorities, minimizes memorization, and reduces stress. Includes study techniques not found in any competing book Clearly explains each fundamental principal of drug actions Organizes and condenses must-know drug information Numerous summary boxes, illustrations, and tables Newly updated information on poisoning/toxicology and coverage of new classes of drugs such as fusion inhibitors for HIV, antibiotic and antifungal drugs, and new drugs for cancer, immune suppression, and more

Basic Concepts in Biochemistry: A Student's Survival Guide

Author: Hiram F. Gilbert

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071356572

Category: Medical

Page: 331

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This first book in McGraw-Hill's BASIC CONCEPTS SERIES pioneered a method of presenting hard-to-grasp topics in a readily understandable manner, thereby helping students survive the rigors of medical school. The second edition continues to innovatively review the toughest concepts in biochemistry for maximum comprehension in a short period of time. Unlike conventional texts or review books that stress memorizing facts, BASIC CONCEPTS stresses the mastering of fundamental concepts, so that the reader truly comprehends the material and feels comfortable applying it. Dr. Gilbert uses simple, jargon-free language and award-winning teaching techniques including algorithms, mnemonics and clinical examples. Material is presented in a building block approach, in bite-size summary form, from easy to harder-to-grasp concepts.

Basic Concepts in Immunology: A Student's Survival Guide

Author: John Clancy

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780070113718

Category: Medical

Page: 223

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This student friendly guide takes a unique approach to understanding the fundamental concepts of immunology. Direct and concise text and illustrations emphasize the learning framework so that information can be assimilated and sorted easily. The book begins by defining general aspects of immune response and builds through increased levels of hypersensitivity to immunodeficiency. A glossary of common terms and information about standard essays are included.

The Medical Student's Survival Guide

Author: Elizabeth Cottrell,David Mitchell

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1315346982

Category: Medical

Page: 168

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To the unsuspecting, wearing a stethoscope could not be more easy. You pick it up, place it around your neck and...hey presto...you look like you know what you are doing and people think you are a doctor...This is the no-nonsense guide to the reality of medical student life. Everything you need to know is here. What are my chances of delivering a baby? How many questions should I ask? How do I insert a nasogastric tube without the patient knowing it's my first time? Where will I live when I'm on clinical rounds? Why can't I wear trainers? Will patients like me? What is a patient's 'pack year' history? How do I break bad news? How can I get more sleep? And much, much more.

Student survival guide

how to work smarter, not harder

Author: College Entrance Examination Board

Publisher: College Board

ISBN: 9780874474015

Category: Education

Page: 44

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Offers advice on saving time, making use of school support services, developing good listening habits, and taking better notes

The Medical Student's Survival Guide: Going clinical

Author: Elizabeth Cottrell

Publisher: Radcliffe Publishing

ISBN: 1846192137

Category: Medical

Page: 154

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To the unsuspecting, wearing a stethoscope could not be more easy. You pick it up, place it around your neck and.hey presto. you look like you know what you are doing and people think you are a doctor. This is the no-nonsense guide to the reality of medical student life. Everything you need to know is here. What are my chances of delivering a baby? How many questions should I ask? How do I insert a nasogastric tube without the patient knowing it's my first time? Where will I live when I'm on clinical rounds? Why can't I wear trainers? Will patients like me? What is a patient's pack year' history? How do I break bad news? How can I get more sleep? and much, much more.

The International Student's Survival Guide

How to Get the Most from Studying at a UK University

Author: Gareth Davey

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1849203512

Category: Education

Page: 200

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The International Student's Survival Guide is a comprehensive and easy-to-use guide to studying and living in the UK. It will be invaluable in preparing international students for the inevitable differences in culture, customs, and academic life, and helps to ensure they get the most out of their time at University. Gareth Davey provides students with all the information needed to make the right choice about where to study and provides valuable advice on how to settle into your new surroundings, including guidance on: Choosing and applying for a course Leaving home and arriving in the UK Managing finances and living costs Academic culture Teaching and assessment methods Health and welfare Life after graduation Throughout the guide there are checklists and self-evaluation forms to help the reader chart their progress. A glossary is included to aid understanding of the topics covered, and directories of additional sources of information make it easy to find out more where necessary. This guide will be a useful resource for students coming to the UK to embark on either undergraduate or graduate study in any subject.

Way to an "A"

Student Survival Guide

Author: Salmin Jadavji

Publisher: Success Tools

ISBN: 0969747101

Category: Education

Page: 112

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Way to An 'A' will help students of any age to get 'A's in school and life. A study guide that teaches you the tools of succeess. Learn how to write exams, take notes, manage your time, how to stay motivated and how to overcome failure.

Welcome to Culinary School

A Culinary Student Survival Guide

Author: Daniel Traster

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780134185651

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 336

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Welcome to Culinary School: A Culinary Student Survival Guide is a must-read for every student in a professional culinary school or college-level culinary program. Welcome to Culinary School: A Culinary Student Survival Guide, 2/e delivers exactly what students need to know to thrive in culinary school and succeed in the culinary industry. More than a book on culinary jobs and certification requirements, it outlines a realistic blueprint of how to get more out of school, enhance one's credentials, and find a rewarding position within the field. A motivational tone and all new interviews help readers relate to the material and get the most up-to-date industry insight. Enhanced Suggested Tasks encourage readers to develop study skills, credentials, and strategies that will yield the ultimate goal-success in the culinary field. New content in the Second Edition includes: culinary environmental stewardship, using the internet for research, self-promotion through social media, portfolio creation and usage, updated culinary certification requirements, the impact of changing technology, and additional career paths. New PowerPoints help instructors lead their classes more easily. A must-read for every student in culinary school or a college-level culinary program, Welcome to Culinary School helps students succeed in and out of the classroom.