Monitoring the critically ill patient / Philip Jevon and Beverley Ewens ; consulting editor, Jagtar Singh Pooni.Material type: TextSeries: Essential clinical skills for nurses: Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex : Wiley-Blackwell, 2012Edition: 3rd edDescription: 1 online resourceContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781118276143 (electronic bk.); 1118276140 (electronic bk.); 9781118276150 (electronic bk.); 1118276159 (electronic bk.); 9781118702932 (electronic bk.); 111870293X (electronic bk.); 9781280599163 (MyiLibrary); 1280599162 (MyiLibrary)Subject(s): Patient monitoring | Critical care medicineAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Monitoring the critically ill patient.DDC classification: 616.02/8 LOC classification: RT48.55Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Recognition & management of the deteriorating patient -- Assessment of the critically ill patient -- Monitoring respiratory function -- Monitoring cardiovascular function 1 : ECG monitoring -- Monitoring cardiovascular function 2 haemodynamic monitoring -- Monitoring neurological function -- Monitoring renal function -- Monitoring gastrointestinal function -- Monitoring hepatic function -- Monitoring endocrine function -- Monitoring nutritional status -- Monitoring temperature -- Monitoring pain -- Monitoring a patient receiving a blood transfusion -- Monitoring the patient with infection and related systemic inflammatory response -- Monitoring the critically ill, pregnant patient -- Monitoring the critically ill child -- Monitoring during transport -- Record keeping.
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This referenced text assumes no prior knowledge and equips students and newly-qualified staff with the clinical skills and knowledge they need to confidently monitor patients at risk, identify key priorities, and provide prompt and effective care.
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Philip Jevon is Resuscitation Officer/Clinical Skills Lead, Manor Hospital, Walsall. He is Honorary Clinical Lecturer at Birmingham Medical School, and Editor of The British Journal of Resuscitation
Beverley Ewens is Nurse Manager in Critical Care at Joondalup Health Campus, Perth, Western Australia. She is an ALS instructor and Course Director for the ALERT course at Walsall.