Essential Clinical Skills: 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Essential Clinical Skills

1st Edition

By Susan Carlisle

Routledge

46 pages

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pub: 2012-05-03
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Description

Whether you’re a student nurse on clinical placement or a healthcare worker on a busy ward, you need practical guidance at your fingertips, fast! This pocket-sized guide will help you to provide safe, effective, everyday patient care.

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Table of Contents

COMMUNICATION

INFECTION CONTROL

MOVING & HANDLING

ASSISTING THE PATIENT

OBSERVATION OF VITAL SIGNS

EYE CARE

MOUTH CARE

WOUND CARE (SIMPLE DRESSING)

CATHETER CARE

SPECIMIN COLLECTION

URINALYSIS

PEAK FLOW

OXYGEN ADMINISTRATION

MEDICINE ADMINISTRATION

ACTION IN THE EVENT OF A NEEDLESTICK INJURY

BASIC LIFE SUPPORT

About the Series

Nursing and Health Survival Guides

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!

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED035000
MEDICAL / Health Care Delivery
MED058000
MEDICAL / Nursing / General

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