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Modules for basic nursing skills / Janice Rider Ellis, Patricia M. Bentz.

Ellis, Janice Rider. (Author). Bentz, Patricia M. (Added Author).
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Location: IAHS STACKS RT52 .E44 2007
Barcode: 30731101094351
Status: Available

Record details

  • ISBN: 0781753805 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0781741068
  • ISBN: 9780781741064
  • ISBN: 9780781753807 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xiv, 1120 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
  • Edition: 7th ed.
  • Publisher: Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2007.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
An approach to nursing skills -- Documentation -- Basic body mechanics -- Basic infection control -- Safety in the health care environment -- Moving the patent in bed and positioning -- Providing hygiene -- Assisting with elimination and perineal care -- Bedmaking and therapeutic beds -- Assisting patients with eating -- Assessing temperature, pulse, and respiration -- Measuring blood pressure -- Monitoring intake and output -- Nursing physical assessment -- Collecting specimens and performing common laboratory tests -- Admission, transfer and discharge -- Assisting with diagnostic and therapeutic procedures -- Transfer -- Ambulation: simple assisted and using cane, walker, or crutches -- Range of motion exercises -- Caring for patients w/ casts & braces -- Caring for the patient in traction -- Isolation procedures --
Basic sterile technique: sterile field and sterile gloves -- Surgical asepsis: scrubbing, gowning, and closed gloving -- Administering enemas -- Assisting the patient who requires urinary catheterization -- Caring for the patient with an ostomy -- Inserting and maintaining a nasogastric tube -- Administering tube feedings -- Administering oxygen -- Respiratory care procedures -- Oral and nasopharyngeal suctioning -- Tracheostomy care and suctioning -- Caring for patients with chest drainage -- Emergency resuscitation procedures -- Applying bandages and binders -- Applying heat and cold -- Administering ear and eye irrigations -- Providing wound care -- Providing preoperative care -- Providing postoperative care -- Providing postmortem care --
Administering oral medications -- Administering medications by alternative routes -- Administering medications by injection -- Preparing and maintaining intravenous infusions -- Administering intravenous medications -- Caring for central venous catheters -- Initiating intravenous therapy -- Administering parenteral nutrition -- Administering blood and blood products -- Administering epidural medications.
System Details Note:
System requirements for accompanying disc: (PC) 1 GHz Pentium III Processor; 256 MB RAM; Windows 98 SE/2000/XP; 1024 x 768 display; CD-ROM drive. (Mac) 800 MHz G3 Processor; 256 MB RAM; OS X or above; 1024 x 768 display; CD-ROM drive.
Subject: Nursing > Outlines, syllabi, etc.
Nursing > Problems, exercises, etc.
Nursing Care > Programmed Instruction.
Nursing > methods > Programmed Instruction.
Nursing Process > Programmed Instruction.
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