Australian Nurses' Dictionary - 7th Edition - ISBN: 9780729543491, 9780729588072

Australian Nurses' Dictionary

7th Edition

Authors: Jennie King Rhonda Hawley Jane R. Taylor
Paperback ISBN: 9780729543491
eBook ISBN: 9780729588072
eBook ISBN: 9780729588065
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 8th June 2020
Page Count: 628
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Description

Now in its seventh edition, Australian Nurses’ Dictionary continues to be the definitive pocket- sized dictionary specific to Australia and New Zealand.

In addition to containing numerous everyday nursing terms, Australian Nurses’ Dictionary 7e includes terms relating to specialist areas, such as health informatics, midwifery, education, research, ethics and complementary therapies.

Featuring comprehensive nursing definitions, guidelines, terminology, policies and procedures, the new edition provides a quick reference for students and nurses in the clinical environment.

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgment
References
Pronunciation guide
Atlas of human anatomy
A-Z entries

Appendices
1 Commonly used prefixes, suffixes and combining forms
2 Commonly used nursing abbreviations
3 Units of measurement
4 Table of normal values
5 Medication calculations and administration
6 Resuscitation
7 Immunisation
8 Code of Conduct and Code of Ethics for Nurses and Code of Conduct and Code of Ethics for Midwives
9 Aspects of nursing and the law
10 Infection prevention and control guidelines
11 National Safety and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) Standards
12 Useful addresses

Details

No. of pages:
628
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2020
Published:
8th June 2020
Imprint:
Elsevier
Paperback ISBN:
9780729543491
eBook ISBN:
9780729588072
eBook ISBN:
9780729588065

About the Authors

Jennie King

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Nurse Consultant (Nursing and Midwifery Research), Central Coast Local Health District; Clinical Senior Lecturer, Sydney Nursing School, University of Sydney

Rhonda Hawley

Affiliations and Expertise

Independent Nurse Consultant Formerly Senior Lecturer, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine (NSW & ACT), Australian Catholic University

Jane R. Taylor