Key Features

  • The trusted Step-by-Step approach for all skills as used in Potter and Perry’s Fundamentals of Nursing, 4th ANZ edition by Crisp, Taylor, Douglas and Rebeiro
  • Competency checklists aligned to the National Competency Standards for the Registered Nurse for Australia and New Zealand
  • The Bondy rating scale provides a valuable tool for assessment
  • Accompanied by a suite of Australian nursing clinical skills videos via the Evolve platform

      11 NEW skills including 8 health assessment skills:

  • Skill 27-1 Abdominal health assessment
  • Skill 27-2 Musculoskeletal health assessment
  • Skill 27-3 Cardiovascular health assessment
  • Skill 27-4 Respiratory health assessment
  • Skill 27-5 Neurological health assessment
  • Skill 27-6 Mental Health
  • Skill 27-7 Body systems assessment
  • Skill 41-2 Pain health assessment

 

Table of Contents

Fundamentals Clinical Skills Workbook 2nd edition

Safety

 

OVERVIEW

 

Skill 15-1 Applying restraints

 

Skill 15-2 Seizure precautions

 

Health Assessment and Physical Examination

 

OVERVIEW NEW

Skill 27-1 Abdominal health assessment NEW

 

Skill 27-2 Musculoskeletal health assessment NEW

 

Skill 27-3 Cardiovascular health assessment NEW

 

Skill 27-4 Respiratory health assessment NEW

 

Skill 27-5 Neurological health assessment NEW

 

Skill 27-6 Mental Health NEW

 

Skill 27-7 Body systems assessment NEW

 

Vital signs

 

OVERVIEW

 

Skill 28-1 Measuring body temperature

Yes

Skill 28-2 Assessing the radial and apical pulses

Yes

Skill 28-3 Assessing respirations

Yes

Skill 28-4 Measuring oxygen saturation (pulse oximetry)

Yes

Skill 28-5 Measuring blood pressure

yes

Infection Control

 

OVERVIEW

 

Skill 29-1 Handwashing

Yes

Skill 29-2 Preparing a sterile field

 

Skill 29-3 Surgical handwashing (‘scrubbing’): preparing for gowning and gloving

 

Skill 29-4 Donning a sterile gown and performing closed gloving

 

Skill 29-5 Open gloving

 

Skin Integrity and Wound Care

 

OVERVIEW

 

Skill 30-1 Performing a bacterial wound swab NEW

 

Skill 30-2 Performing a wound dressing (title change)

Yes

Skill 30-3 Assessment, management and prevention of skin tears NEW

 

Skill 30-4 Assessment for risk of pressure injury (title change)

Yes

Medication Administration

 

OVERVIEW

 

Skill 31-1 Administering oral medications

Yes

Skil

Details

No. of pages:
352
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby Australia
Print ISBN:
9780729541169
Electronic ISBN:
9780729581165