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Title Portable RN : the all-in-one nursing reference
Edition Fourth edition
Published Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, [2011]
©2011

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Description v, 698 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents Assessment : reviewing the techniques -- Assessment findings : distinguishing health from disease -- ECGs : interpreting them with ease and accuracy -- Common laboratory tests : giving care and interpreting results -- Common disorders : treating and preventing diseases -- Common procedures : performing them safely and accurately -- Surgical patient care : reviewing the techniques -- Pain management : assessing pain and using medications -- Pressure ulcers and traumatic wound care : preventing, staging, and treating wounds -- Precautions : preventing the spread of infection -- Troubleshooting : spotting and correcting equipment problems -- Drug administration : reviewing the methods -- Dosage calculation : ensuring effective therapy -- Drug hazards : recognizing and responding to them -- Complications : spotting and correcting life-threatening conditions -- End-of-life care : caring for the dying patient and his family -- Documentation systems : completing forms fully and concisely
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Care of the sick -- Methods -- Handbooks
Nursing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Nursing Process.
Nursing Care -- methods.
Genre/Form Handbook.
Handbooks and manuals.
Author Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
LC no. 2009040212
ISBN 1605479748 (alk. paper)
9781605479743 (alk. paper)