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Compact Clinical Guide to Mechanical Ventilation: Foundations of Practice for Critical Care Nurses
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Compact Clinical Guide to Mechanical Ventilation: Foundations of Practice for Critical Care Nurses

Publication Year: 2013
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Goldsworthy, Sandra; Graham, Leslie
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 978-0-826-19806-8
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 96
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The only book written about mechanical ventilation by nurses for nurses, this text fills a void in addressing high-level patient care and management specific to critical care nurses.

Emphasizing the nurse's role in mechanical ventilation, the book offers many features that facilitate in-depth learning. These include bulleted points to simplify complex ideas, learning objectives, key points summarized for speedy reference, learning activities, a case study in each chapter with questions for reflection, clinical "pearls," references for additional study, and a glossary.

•Written by nurses for nurses
•Provides theoretical and practical, step-by-step information about mechanical ventilation for practicing nurses, students, and educators
•Comprises a valuable resources for the orientation of nurses new to critical care
•Contains chapters on international perspectives in critical care and pharmacology protocols for the mechanically ventilated patient

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  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Goldsworthy, Sandra; Graham, Leslie
  • ISBN: 978-0-826-19806-8
  • Specialty:
    Medical/Surgical Nursing
    Nursing Process & Diagnosis
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st Ed.
  • Pages: 176
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2013
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 96

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