ACCCN's Critical Care Nursing

1st Edition

Authors:

  • eBook ISBN 9780729577700

Table of Contents

1 Scope of critical care practice, Leanne Aitken, Wendy Chaboyer, Doug Elliott

2 Resourcing critical care, Denise Harris, Ged Williams

3 Clinical information, Harriet Adamson, Doug Elliott

4 Practice development, Ruth Endacott, Wendy Chaboyer

5 Care across the continuum, Wendy Chaboyer, Doug Elliott

6 Ethical issues in critical care, Susan Bailey, Amanda Rischbieth

7 Assessment, monitoring & diagnostics, Bridie Kent, Bruce Dowd

8 Psychosocial and cultural care of the critically ill, Marion Mitchell, Denise Wilson, Vicki Wade

9 Essential nursing care of the critically ill patient, Paul Fulbrook, Bernadette Grealy

10 Support of cardiovascular function, Robyn Gallagher, Malcolm Dennis

11 Support of respiratory function, Sid Cuthbertson, Michelle Kelly

12 Support of neurological function, Di Chamberlain, Wendy Swope

13 Support of renal function, Ian Baldwin, Gavin Leslie

14 Support of metabolic function, Andrea Marshall, Martin Boyle

15 Management of multi-organ dysfunctions, Melanie Greenwood, Marghie Murgo

16 Emergency presentations, David Johnson, Mark Wilson

17 Trauma management, Leanne Aitken, Louise Niggemeyer

18 Resuscitation, Trudy Dwyer

19 Specialty Cardiac Care, Malcolm Dennis, Robyn Gallagher

20 Paediatric considerations in critical care, Tina Kendrick, Anne Morrison

21 Organ donation and transplantation, Judy Currey, Suzana Dimovski, Jane Treloggen

Details

No. of pages:
1000
Language:
English
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby Australia
eBook ISBN:
9780729577700

About the authors

Leanne Aitken

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Critical Care Nursing, School of Nursing & Midwifery & NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing (NCREN), Menzies Health Institute Queensland, Griffith University; Intensive Care Unit, Princess Alexandra Hospital; Professor of Nursing, School of Health Sciences, City University London, UK

Andrea Marshall

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Acute and Complex Care Nursing, School of Nursing & Midwifery & NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing (NCREN) Menzies Health Institute Queensland, Griffith University Intensive Care Unit, Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service

Wendy Chaboyer

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor & Director NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing (NCREN), Menzies Health Institute Queensland, Griffith University; Professor, Institute of Health and Care Sciences, University of Gothenburg, Sweden