Rapid Response to Everyday Emergencies: A Nurse's Guide

Publication Year: 2005

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: Springhouse

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-1-58-255430-3

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 76

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Description

Designed for quick reference, this portable handbook provides practical, step-by-step guidance on how to respond to over 170 emergency situations that can arise in every unit of a healthcare facility

Coverage of each emergency begins with bulleted, quick-scanning, action-oriented rapid response instructions and then proceeds to explanations of what caused the emergency and preventive strategies.

Tables and checklists provide vital information at a glance. Numerous sidebars and more than 200 illustrations describe and demonstrate key procedures. Icons highlight complications and potential dangers that can arise during and after the initial response.

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Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Springhouse
ISBN: 978-1-58-255430-3
Specialty:
Cardiology
Critical Care
Critical Care Medicine
Dictionaries & Word References
Emergency Medicine & Trauma
Internal Medicine
Medical/Surgical Nursing
Pathophysiology
References
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 480
Illustrations: 200
Year: 2005
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 76

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