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Fast Facts for the Critical Care Nurse: Critical Care Nursing in a Nutshell

Publication Year: 2011
Edition: 1
Authors/Editor: Angell Landrum, Michele
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 978-0-826-10728-2
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The book covers assessment and procedural skills, medications, intravenous (IV) therapy, nutrition, wound care, sterile field setup, and patient preparation. It facilitates equipment mastery for respiratory and cardiac care along with troubleshooting tips for monitoring and mechanical devices. Also included is information on specific types of critical care units, such as cardiac, surgical, neuro, and the burn unit. Documentation, advance directives, organ donations, palliative and end-of-life care are also discussed.

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    Ovid
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Angell Landrum, Michele
  • ISBN: 978-0-826-10728-2
  • Specialty:
    Critical Care
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1
  • Pages: 256
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2011

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