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: 978-0-82-610728-2

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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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Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Angell Landrum, Michele
ISBN: 978-0-82-610728-2
Specialty:
Critical Care
Language: English
Edition: 1
Pages: 256
Year: 2011

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