Written by expert emergency nurses across the country, EMERGENCY NURSING PROCEDURES, 4th Edition includes 193 step-by-step emergency procedures, including four new procedures - umbilical vessel cannulation, pelvic splinting, peripheral nerve stimulator (twitch monitoring), and methotrexate for ectopic pregnancy. Detailed illustrations visually reinforce techniques and clearly show steps to procedures - making this handbook an essential and comprehensive resource for any emergency professional. Includes pediatric and geriatric information, with procedures when appropriate, to help you treat these specialized patient populations. Consistent format and handy, portable size make this handbook ideal for everyday quick reference. Emphasis on research-based practice helps you provide the best care possible according to the latest evidence. Focused on the most essential, practical information, this handbook provides all the information youall need on a day-to-day basis. Introduction includes The Joint Commissionas latest patient safety requirements related to emergency procedures. Thoroughly updated content reflects changes in practice to keep you up-to-date on emergency care guidelines. Four procedures have been added: umbilical vessel cannulation, pelvic splinting, peripheral nerve stimulator (twitch monitoring), and methotrexate for ectopic pregnancy. Redesigned index allows for easy access and retrieval of information - perfect for the fast-paced emergency environment.Currently, many AED manufacturers have devices or accessories that are cleared by the U.S. Food and Drug ... ZOLL Medical AEDs sense thata pediatric defibrillation electrode is attachedandreduce theenergy levelinthe AED. Figure 83-2anbsp;...
|Title||:||Emergency Nursing Procedures|
|Author||:||Jean A. Proehl|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier Health Sciences - 2008-03-10|