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LPN Expert Guides: Advanced Skills

Publication Year: 2006
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Springhouse
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-1-582-55831-8
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 80
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This quick-reference pocket guide focuses on difficult skills that LPNs/LVNs must perform accurately and safely to ensure optimal patient outcomes.

Coverage includes data collection, physical examination, and patient communication; medication administration; I.V. therapy; wound care; specimen collection; and skills for specific body systems.

Information is presented in a highly organized format with abundant illustrations. Recurring icons include Equipment Challenge (suggestions for troubleshooting equipment), Red Flag (dangers, complications, and contraindications), Best Practice (evidence-based guidelines), and Life Stages (age-related variations).

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    Ovid
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Springhouse
  • ISBN: 978-1-582-55831-8
  • Specialty:
    Practical/Vocational Nursing
    Skills & Procedures
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st Ed.
  • Pages: 320
  • Illustrations: 150
  • Year: 2006
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 80

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