Catalogue


All things nursing [electronic resource].
imprint
Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2008.
description
vi, 662 p. : col. ill. ; 22 cm.
ISBN
1582555591 (alk. paper), 9781582555591 (alk. paper)
format(s)
Book
More Details
imprint
Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2008.
isbn
1582555591 (alk. paper)
9781582555591 (alk. paper)
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
contents note
Nursing practice: Assessment -- Electrocardiography -- Laboratory tests -- Medications -- Procedures -- Specialized aspects of care -- Maternal-neonatal care -- Pediatric care. Disease profiles: Adult disorders -- Maternal-neonatal disorders -- Pediatric disorders. Legal aspects of care: Standards of care -- Ethical situations. Careere options: Nursing education -- Nursing specialties.
catalogue key
7828907
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 645) and index.
A Look Inside
Reviews
This item was reviewed in:
SciTech Book News, September 2007
To find out how to look for other reviews, please see our guides to finding book reviews in the Sciences or Social Sciences and Humanities.
Summaries
Main Description
All Things Nursingprovides quick access to essential information in all areas of nursing. Coverage includes assessment techniques and tips, skills, pain management, drugs, infection control, ECGs, laboratory tests, and disease profiles. The book also provides timely information on legal aspects of nursing, such as liability, organ donation, and documentation, and on career opportunities in nursing, including education, research, and travel nursing. Topics covered include both general nursing and all clinical specialtiesemergency, critical care, medical-surgical, maternal-neonatal, and pediatric nursing. Numerous illustrations, graphs, and easy-to-follow quick-reference charts complement the text.
Main Description
All Things Nursing provides quick access to essential information in all areas of nursing. Coverage includes assessment techniques and tips, skills, pain management, drugs, infection control, ECGs, laboratory tests, and disease profiles. The book also provides timely information on legal aspects of nursing, such as liability, organ donation, and documentation, and on career opportunities in nursing, including education, research, and travel nursing. Topics covered include both general nursing and all clinical specialties--emergency, critical care, medical-surgical, maternal-neonatal, and pediatric nursing. Numerous illustrations, graphs, and easy-to-follow quick-reference charts complement the text.
Table of Contents
Nursing practice
Assessmentp. 2
Electrocardiographyp. 66
Laboratory testsp. 117
Medicationsp. 140
Proceduresp. 213
Specialized aspects of carep. 285
Maternal-neonatal carep. 346
Pediatric carep. 410
Disease profiles
Adult disordersp. 472
Maternal-neonatal disordersp. 519
Pediatric disordersp. 550
Legal aspects of care
Standards of carep. 572
Ethical situationsp. 591
Career options
Nursing educationp. 610
Nursing specialtiesp. 623
Table of Contents provided by Blackwell. All Rights Reserved.

This information is provided by a service that aggregates data from review sources and other sources that are often consulted by libraries, and readers. The University does not edit this information and merely includes it as a convenience for users. It does not warrant that reviews are accurate. As with any review users should approach reviews critically and where deemed necessary should consult multiple review sources. Any concerns or questions about particular reviews should be directed to the reviewer and/or publisher.

  link to old catalogue

Report a problem