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Author Weinstein, Sharon.

Title Plumer's principles & practice of intravenous therapy / Sharon M. Weinstein
Edition 8th ed
Published Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, ©2007


Description 1 online resource (xvii, 753 pages) : illustrations
Series Books@Ovid
Contents History of infusion therapy -- Minimizing risk and improving performance -- Nursing role and responsibilities -- Application of infusion nurses society standards of practice -- Anatomy and physiology applied to infusion therapy -- Laboratory tests and values -- Fluid and electrolyte balance -- Principles of parenteral fluid administration -- Complications and interventions -- Evidence-based infusion practice -- Infusion equipment and safety -- Peripheral infusion therapy techniques -- Short peripheral access -- Central venous access -- Alternate access -- Parenteral nutrition -- Transfusion therapy -- Pharmacology applied to infusion therapy -- Antineoplastic therapy -- Pain management -- Pediatric intravenous therapy -- Infusion therapy in an older adult patient -- Infusion therapy in alternate clinical settings: cost factors and treatment modalities -- The future of infusion nursing
Summary Now in its Eighth Edition, this text offers clear and practical guidance for providing quality infusion care to patients in every setting. The book provides reliable, up-to-date information on state-of-the-art procedures, techniques, and equipment and current Infusion Nurses Society standards of practice. Major sections cover assessment and monitoring, principles of equipment selection and clinical applications, patient-specific therapies, and special applications. Procedures are described in step-by-step detail, with emphasis on patient and health care worker safety. Coverage includes patient
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Intravenous therapy.
Evidence-based medicine.
Infusions, Intravenous -- methods
Infusions, Intravenous -- nursing
Infusions, Intravenous
Evidence-Based Medicine
Fluid Therapy -- methods
Nurse's Role
Parenteral Nutrition -- methods
Evidence-based medicine
Intravenous therapy
Intravenöse Injektion.
Parenterale Ernährung.
Form Electronic book
Author Plumer, Ada Lawrence.
ISBN 0781759447
Other Titles Plumer's principles and practice of intravenous therapy
Principles & practice of intravenous therapy
Principles and practice of intravenous therapy
Intravenous therapy