Developing Practical Nursing Skills, Fourth Edition helps you learn and perfect the practical skills required to become a qualified nurse. Patient-focussed and adopting a caring approach, this essential text will also help you to integrate nursing values alongside physical skills in your daily practice. Key features include: Full colour text design with clear illustrations and clinical photographs to aid visual learning Evidence-based and clearly mapped to key guidelines to ensure best practice Reader-friendly style with learning outcomes, activities and reflection points to help you link theory to practice Scenarios from a range of settings, including community, mental health and learning disabilities nursing A focus on adults and young people, and with qpointersq on caring for children to promote a lifespan approach Free companion website providing image library, videos of key skills, and MCQs as well as additional resources for lecturers to download This is a complete clinical skills resource for all pre-registration nursing students.The following devices can electronically record the pulse rate: ac Oscillometer. An oscillometer can be used for blood pressure measurement (discussed later in this chapter) and the pulse rate is usually displayed too. ac Pulse oximeter. A pulseanbsp;...
|Title||:||Developing Practical Nursing Skills, Fourth Edition|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 2014-01-27|