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Author Springhouse Corporation.

Title Nursing procedures
Edition Third edition
Published Springhouse, Penn : Springhouse Corporation, 2000


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Description xi, 802 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Ch. 1. Fundamental procedures -- Ch. 2. Infection control -- Ch. 3. Specimen collection and testing -- Ch. 4. Physical treatments -- Ch. 5. Drug administration -- Ch. 6. Intravascular therapy -- Ch. 7. Cardiovascular care -- Ch. 8. Respiratory care -- Ch. 9. Neurologic care -- Ch. 10. Gastrointestinal care -- Ch. 11. Renal and urologic care -- Ch. 12. Orthopedic care -- Ch. 13. Skin care -- Ch. 14. Eye, ear, and nose care -- Ch. 15. Maternal-neonatal care -- Ch. 16. Pediatric care -- Ch. 17. Geriatric care
Summary "This newly revised third edition of Nursing Procedures contains clearly written, easy-to-use instructions on how to perform virtually every nursing procedure from the most basic to those using the latest technology such as transcranial Doppler monitoring. Among the key topics you'll find are signal-averaged ECG, automated external defibrillation, vascular access devices, PICCs, chemotherapeutic drug preparation and handling, retrograde intubation, latex allergy protocols, and functional assessment of elderly patients." "Illustrated with more than 500 illustrations, photographs, and charts enhance your understanding of the life procedures. And logos call your attention to important cautions, emergency procedures, home care tips, and variations in care for pediatric and elderly patients."--BOOK JACKET
Notes "Bedside care, equipment, nursing alerts, complications, documentation" - cover
Contains index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Nursing.
Nursing Care.
Nursing Care.
Author Weinstock, Doris.
Springhouse Corporation.
LC no. 99050330
ISBN 0874349788