This book gives a practical focus to the underpinning theory of nursing in order to help students through the academic part of their undergraduate course as well as their placement. The book is based on the activities of living model so each activity has its own chapter, allowing readers to dip in and out. It is essential reading for students, enabling them to understand and manage the many clinical issues they face on a daily basis when nursing adults on wards, in clinics and in the community setting.Most bariatric patients experience breathing difficulties due to excessive weight on the chest and upper abdomen and are unable to lie ... With the emphasis on safety, it is worth reiterating that manual handling is also a patient-centred activity .
|Title||:||Nursing Care and the Activities of Living|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2010-01-19|