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Orthopedic nursing secrets /
Michael E. Zychowicz.
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Philadelphia, Pa. : Hanley & Belfus ; Oxford : Elsevier Science, 2003.
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x, 282 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
ISBN
156053530X (pbk.)
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Philadelphia, Pa. : Hanley & Belfus ; Oxford : Elsevier Science, 2003.
isbn
156053530X (pbk.)
catalogue key
6159417
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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This text provides pearls of knowledge, or nursing secrets to those nursing patients with musculoskeletal disorders and also for nurses who provide care to orthopedic patients in a variety of settings.
Main Description
Orthopedic Nursing Secrets provides pearls of knowledge, or "nursing secrets" to nurses who provide care to patients with musculoskeletal disorders. Not only is this a useful reference for orthopedic nurses, but also for nurses who provide care to orthopedic patients in a variety of settings including the ER, OR, ICU, Med/Surg units, outpatient clinics, etc. This book provides essential nursing considerations from a wide variety of orthopedic nursing topic areas. Each chapter has been developed upon thought-provoking questions and straightforward answers.
Table of Contents
Physical Assessment
Diagnostic Modalities, Tests, and Procedures
Degenerative
Diseases
Inflammatory Diseases
Metabolic Bone Diseases
Infectious Conditions
Trauma
Sports Injuries
Spinal Disorders
Neuromuscular Disorders
Oncology
Congenital Orthopedic Problems
Operative Orthopedics
Immobilization
Orthopedic Complications
Assessment of Pain and Management
Orthopedic Pharmacology
Rehabilitation
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