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Mosby’s Skills renamed Elsevier Clinical Skills

Thursday, December 3, 2015

Elsevier Clinical SKillsMosby’s Skills, the database that provides evidence-based skills and procedures for nurses, has been renamed to Elsevier Clinical Skills. Look for this database under the new name, Elsevier Clinical Skills or Clinical Skills.

Elsevier Clinical Skills offers nurses and nurse educators convenient online access to evidence-based skills and procedures. Content has been adapted from authoritative nursing resources with insight from leading nursing societies, and is continuously updated to reflect the latest in evidence-based practice. Over 1,300 skills are featured within specialties such as Critical Care Nursing, Emergency Nursing, Pediatric Acute and Critical Care, Maternal / Newborn, Mental Health, Neonatal, Perioperative, Oncology, and more.

Each skill features: Quick Sheet- short (1-2 page) skill summary; Check List- for competency check-offs; List of supplies needed to perform the skill or procedure; Test- Interactive online test offering immediate feedback and reporting; Demonstration- video or animation of the skill or procedure; Illustration- images and graphics to further explain the skill; Extended Text- in-depth description of the skill including rationales and important considerations.

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