Table of Contents

Introduction. Patient Selection. Patient Assessment. Preparation for Procedures. Operating Room Practice. Endoscopy Practice. Specialist Procedures. Technological Advances. Pharmacological Advances. Framework for Care in Day Surgery. Caring for the Patient as an Individual. Procedures Undertaken in Day Surgery. Specific Care Groups. Scope of Accountability, Responsibility and Professional Practice. Legal Issues. Case Law Examples. Researach Methods. Critique the Research. Generating Research in Day Surgery. Management Issues. Quality Assurance. Education. Conclusion.

Details

No. of pages:
260
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 1999
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
Print ISBN:
9780443053436

About the author

Debbie Hodge

Affiliations and Expertise

Principal Lecturer, Department of Post-Registration Nursing, School of Health and Human Sciences, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield