Quick Look Nursing: Oxygenation

Publication Year: 2008

Edition: 2nd

Authors/Editor: Sheldon, Lisa Kennedy

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 978-0-76-374475-5

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Description

Intended as a quick reference, the second edition of Quick Look Nursing: Oxygenation assists nurses and nursing students in the development of individualized nursing care plans that incorporate the facts surrounding the concept of oxygenation.

Pullouts of key terms and facts reinforce the important aspects of the respiratory and cardiovascular systems. Arising from real-life patients, the text features case studies as an opportunity for students and health professionals to incorporate the important facts and concepts when thinking about individual patients.

Updated content includes:
* New interventions (such as CPAP) and medications for asthma and COPD
* New format featuring pullouts of important facts and Nursing Care sections for particular disorders
* Features NCLEX-Style Questions

Topics covered throughout this text include:
* anatomy
* physiology
* assessment and management of the respiratory and cardiovascular systems
* common interventions to improve oxygenation
* the role of the hematological system in oxygen transport

Details

Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Sheldon, Lisa Kennedy
ISBN: 978-0-76-374475-5
Specialty:
Respiratory Therapy
Medical/Surgical Nursing
Language: English
Edition: 2nd
Pages: 401
Year: 2008

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