Emergencies in Mental Health Nursing

Publication Year: 2012

Edition: 1st

Authors/Editor: Callaghan, Patrick; Waldock, Helen

Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)

ISBN: 978-0-19-956141-4

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This book provides a practical, accessible guide for mental health nurses confronted with emergencies so as to enable them to manage these emergencies in a therapeutic, safe and legally proper manner.

As with all emergencies, the immediate care of patients with mental health problems must be simple and quick, and so this book comprises easy to read bulletted short notes with an emphasis on establishing the diagnosis while maintaining a high index of suspicion. The book is from the same team as the Oxford Handbook of Mental Health Nursing, to which it is cross-referenced.

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Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Callaghan, Patrick; Waldock, Helen
ISBN: 978-0-19-956141-4
Specialty:
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing
Language: English
Edition: 1st
Pages: 208
Year: 2012

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