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Nursing and Health Survival Guide : Essential Clinical Skills.

By: Carlisle, Susan.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Nursing and Health Survival Guides: Publisher: London : Routledge, 2012Copyright date: ©2011Description: 1 online resource (46 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781317905578.Subject(s): Nursing -- Handbooks, manuals, etcGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Nursing and Health Survival Guide : Essential Clinical SkillsDDC classification: 610.73 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- Introduction -- Communication -- Interacting with patients and clients -- The 'handover' -- Nursing documentation -- Infection Control -- Hand washing -- Protective clothing -- Bed making -- Application of sterile gloves -- Moving and Handling -- Risk assessment -- Positioning of patients -- Assisting the Patient -- Mobilising -- Eating and drinking -- Toileting (bedpan/commode use) -- Personal cleansing and dressing (bed bath) -- Observation of Vital Signs -- Temperature -- Pulse -- Respiration -- Blood pressure -- Weighing the patient -- Eye Care -- Mouth Care -- Wound Care (Simple Dressing) -- Catheter care -- Emptying a urinary catheter bag -- Specimen Collection -- Urinalysis -- Peak Flow -- Oxygen Administration -- Medicine Administration -- Action in the Event of a Needlestick Injury -- Basic Life Support -- Sequence of action -- CPR technique -- Recovery position -- Adult choking treatment.
Summary: Whether you're a student nurse on clinical placement or a healthcare worker on a busy ward, you need practical guidance at your fingertips, fast! This pocket-sized guide will help you to provide safe, effective, everyday patient care.   The Nursing & Health Survival Guides have evolved - take a look at our our app for iPhone and iPad.
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Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- Introduction -- Communication -- Interacting with patients and clients -- The 'handover' -- Nursing documentation -- Infection Control -- Hand washing -- Protective clothing -- Bed making -- Application of sterile gloves -- Moving and Handling -- Risk assessment -- Positioning of patients -- Assisting the Patient -- Mobilising -- Eating and drinking -- Toileting (bedpan/commode use) -- Personal cleansing and dressing (bed bath) -- Observation of Vital Signs -- Temperature -- Pulse -- Respiration -- Blood pressure -- Weighing the patient -- Eye Care -- Mouth Care -- Wound Care (Simple Dressing) -- Catheter care -- Emptying a urinary catheter bag -- Specimen Collection -- Urinalysis -- Peak Flow -- Oxygen Administration -- Medicine Administration -- Action in the Event of a Needlestick Injury -- Basic Life Support -- Sequence of action -- CPR technique -- Recovery position -- Adult choking treatment.

Whether you're a student nurse on clinical placement or a healthcare worker on a busy ward, you need practical guidance at your fingertips, fast! This pocket-sized guide will help you to provide safe, effective, everyday patient care.   The Nursing & Health Survival Guides have evolved - take a look at our our app for iPhone and iPad.

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