Publication Year: 2009
Edition: 2nd Ed.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 95
Now in its second edition, Nursing Facts Made Incredibly Quick! is the point-of-care reference that every nurse in every specialty needs. This pocket-sized book of clinical tools provides instant access to information that nurses need quickly every day. The wipeable page surface allows nurses to make notes and remove them easily.
Coverage includes assessment, lab test interpretation, dosage calculations, common medications, IV infusion,and emergency and critical care fast facts such as ECG interpretation, CPR, ACLS algorithms, lead placement, and hemodynamic monitoring. Dozens of charts and illustrations are included. Tabs or distinctive colors identify each section. This edition includes evidence-based nursing guidelines; new information on patient safety; an expanded ECG section that includes treatments; an expanded medications and IV section; new information on safe drug administration; updated IV information per the latest INS standards; pressure ulcer stages; and an expanded English-Spanish picture dictionary.
Nursing Facts Made Incredibly Quick!