Emergency Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!

Publication Year: 2019

Edition: 3rd Ed.

Authors/Editor: Rebar, Cherie R.; Gersch, Carolyn J.; Heimgartner, Nicole

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-1-97-511747-4

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Skillfully handle the daily demands of the emergency room, with the fully updated Emergency Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!®, 3rd Edition.

Full of colorful illustrations, humor and friendly expert advice, this go-to reference offers solid, step-by-step guidance on the assessments, exams, tests and treatments involved in emergency, trauma and critical care — all in the enjoyable Incredibly Easy® style.

Boost your confidence and know-how with this easy-to-read guide to emergency nursing:

  • NEW chapter on psychiatric emergencies, which are first seen in the emergency room
  • NEW chapter on obstetric emergencies that includes guidance on emergency delivery and the Apgar score method
  • NEW chapter on disaster responses that offers concise guidelines on nursing triage, mobilization and management during mass casualty events
  • Updated best practices on assessments, physical exams, diagnostic tests, treatment options and common disorders
  • Practice Makes Perfect” end-of-book practice test that addresses all topics in the book — ideal for students preparing for NCLEX® or nurses preparing for the CEN exam
  • Up-to-date direction on care management in all areas of emergency nursing, including:
    • Emergency department basics
    • Holistic care
    • Emergencies by body systems – cardiac; respiratory; gastrointestinal; musculoskeletal; renal, genitourinary and gynecologic; obstetrical; and maxillofacial and ocular emergencies
    • Wound management
    • Environmental emergencies
    • Shock and multisystem trauma emergencies
  • Helpful chapter features include:
    • Just the facts – quick summary of content at the start of each chapter
    •  Ages and stages – age-related changes and how they affect a patient’s health
    • “Nurse Joy” and “Nurse Jake” – expert insights that explain key concepts, provide important care reminders and offer reassurance
    • Stay on the ball – critical areas to watch for — possible dangers, risks, complications or contraindications
    •  Education edge – helpful patient-teaching tips
    •  Quick quiz – end-of-chapter, multiple-choice questions that help you retain knowledge


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Rebar, Cherie R.; Gersch, Carolyn J.; Heimgartner, Nicole
ISBN: 978-1-97-511747-4
Emergency Medicine & Trauma
Language: English
Edition: 3rd Ed.
Pages: 639
Year: 2019