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Clinical nursing skills & techniques / edited by Anne Griffin Perry, Patricia A. Potter, Wendy R. Ostendorf.

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Location: IAHS STACKS RT41 .P46 2018
Barcode: 30731101171878
Status: Available
Location: IAHS RESERVES RT41 .P46 2018
Barcode: 30731101212730
Status: Available

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Location(s) - Loan Period(s) - and Course(s):
IAHS Reserves - Reserve In Library - High Demand

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  • ISBN: 9780323400695
  • ISBN: 0323400698
  • Physical Description: xviii, 1180 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 28 cm
  • Edition: 9th edition.
  • Publisher: St. Louis, Missouri : Elsevier, 2018

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Supporting the patient through the health care system -- Vital signs and physical assessment -- Special procedures -- Infection control -- Activity and mobility -- Safety and comfort -- Hygiene -- Medications -- Oxygenation -- Fluid balance -- Nutrition -- Elimination -- Care of the surgical patient -- Dressings and wound care -- Home care -- Appendixes.
Restrictions on Access Note:
IAHS Reserves Reserve In Library High Demand
Summary, etc.:
Clinical Nursing Skills & Techniques offers clear and comprehensive coverage of over 200 basic, intermediate and advanced skills. Features nearly 1,000 full-color photographs and drawings, a nursing process framework, step-by-step instructions with rationales, and a focus on critical thinking and evidence-based practice. This edition also includes new coverage of patient-centered care and safety guidelines, an enhanced emphasis on QSEN core competencies, and an expanded clinical focus with specialized Clinical Debriefs, Teach-Back, and sample documentation throughout.
Subject: Nursing > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Nursing Care > methods.
Clinical Medicine > methods.
Evidence-Based Nursing > methods.
Genre: Handbook.