Do you need accurate information fast? The ward is a busy place with little time to check facts and figures. With this pocket-sized reference book you can quickly and accurately check everything from nursing terminology to CPR procedures.
The Nursing & Health Survival Guides have evolved - take a look at our our app for iPhone and iPad.
COMMON LABORATORY BLOOD TESTS
Five rights and three checks
Tips in preventing medication errors
Safety tips with oral medications
Safety tips with injections
Abbreviations used in medication administration
Metric system and symbols
Some common drug classes
Drug name endings and related information
Drugs utilised as antidotes
Measurements useful for fluid balance charts
Tips with fluid balance charts
Types of IV fluids
QUICK HEAD-TO-TOE ASSESSMENT
MENTAL HEALTH ASSESSMENT
PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT (PPE)
Bodily fluids exposure
When to seek help
Common emergency drugs: dose and action
Tips with verbal handovers
TIME MANAGEMENT GRID
OTHER THINGS TO REMEMBER
These handy pocket-sized books equip the nursing and healthcare student with all the essential information and tips they need whilst studying and on placement. Concise and ideal for quick reference, they cover key areas from clinical skills, through drugs in use and infection control, to health promotion and palliative care.
Offering quick and easy access to selected survival guides, the Nursing and Health Survival Guide app is now available for your smartphone or tablet!