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Author Margereson, Carl.

Title Cardiothoracic surgical nursing : current trends in adult care / Carl Margereson, Jillian Riley
Edition First edition
Published Oxford ; Malden, Mass. : Blackwell Science, [2003]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  610.73677 Mar/Csn  AVAILABLE
Description xi, 233 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
regular print
Contents The development of cardiothoracic surgical nursing -- Epidemiology of cardiac and respiratory diseases -- Applied respiratory and cardiac physiology -- Pre-operative preparation -- Intraoperative issues -- Post-operative care following cardiothoracic surgery -- Returning home
Summary "This book is a definitive and accessible text for cardiothoracic nurses. Written for nurses from a nursing perspective, it offers practical advice and information on all aspects of cardiothoracic surgical nursing and pays particular attention to the continuing developments cardiothoracic nurses must face."--BOOK JACKET
Notes Cover subtitle: current trends in adult care
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Also available online via the World Wide Web, by subscription to ebrary
Subject Chest -- Surgery -- Nursing.
Heart -- Surgery -- Nursing.
Patient Education as Topic.
Perioperative Nursing -- trends.
Thoracic Surgical Procedures -- nursing.
Cardiovascular Diseases -- nursing.
Nurse's Role.
Respiratory Tract Diseases -- nursing.
Author Riley, Jillian.
LC no. 2003010441
ISBN 0632059044 paperback alkaline paper
Other Titles Cardiothoracic surgical nursing : current trends in adult care