Essential Nursing Skills - 3rd Edition

Essential Nursing Skills

3rd Edition

Clinical skills for caring

Authors: Maggie Nicol Carol Bavin Patricia Cronin Karen Rawlings-Anderson Elaine Cole Janet Hunter Maggie Nicol Carol Bavin Patricia Cronin Karen Rawlings-Anderson
Imprint: Mosby Ltd.

Table of Contents

Each of these headings represents a section in which several skills are described: there are over 120 skills in all.

Observation and monitoring. Resuscitation. IV therapy. Central venous catheters. Blood transfusion. Nutrition & hydration. Medicines. Elimination. Prevention of cross infection. Wound assessment. Patient hygiene. Respiratory care. Immobility and associated problems.

Description

This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. Easy to use and attractively designed in 2 colours throughout, this clinical manual concentrates on the preparation for each skill, the procedure, and post-procedure guidelines. With over 120 essential skills and procedures, written and produced in a clear, consistent style, this book is invaluable in any clinical setting and suitable for all foundation students regardless of their future specialty.


Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Mosby Ltd.
eBook ISBN:
9780723435358

About the Authors

Maggie Nicol Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Director, Centre for Excellence in Teaching and Learning, School of Community & Health Sciences, City University, London, UK

Carol Bavin Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Lecturer, St Bartholomew School of Nursing & Midwifery, City University, London, UK

Patricia Cronin Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Lecturer in Nursing, School of Nursing & Midwifery, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland

Karen Rawlings-Anderson Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Lecturer, St Bartholomew School of Nursing & Midwifery, City University, London, UK

Elaine Cole Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Lecturer Emergency and Trauma Care, City University, London, UK

Janet Hunter Author

Maggie Nicol Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Director, Centre for Excellence in Teaching and Learning, School of Community & Health Sciences, City University, London, UK

Carol Bavin Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Lecturer, St Bartholomew School of Nursing & Midwifery, City University, London, UK

Patricia Cronin Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Lecturer in Nursing, School of Nursing & Midwifery, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland

Karen Rawlings-Anderson Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Lecturer, St Bartholomew School of Nursing & Midwifery, City University, London, UK