Mosby's Nursing Video Skills - Basic Skills DVD - 4th Edition - ISBN: 9780323088596

Mosby's Nursing Video Skills - Basic Skills DVD

4th Edition

eBook ISBN: 9780323088596
Imprint: Mosby
Published Date: 30th September 2013


This version of the videos is for institutional purchase, and includes networkable files that are loaded onto your institution’s server for student access.

With high-definition videos demonstrating how to perform nursing procedures, Mosby's Nursing Video Skills provides up-to-date, step-by-step instructions for the most important nursing skills. Printable procedure checklists and interactive screens of required equipment make it easier to learn and remember skills, and new animations show what’s happening inside the patient’s body. For each skill, NCLEX exam-style review questions help you assess your knowledge. Nursing video skills DVDs are compatible with all computers, tablets, and smartphones!

Key Features

  • Procedure videos clearly and accurately demonstrate how to perform each skill, and include printable procedure guidelines.
  • Checklists in PDF format are included for each skill.
  • A consistent format for each skill provides easy access to information:
    • Safety includes key safety considerations for the specific skills.
    • Delegation clarifies the RN’s role and the tasks that may be assigned to other personnel.
    • Equipment features a hot-spot photo of all equipment required for a procedure, identifying each piece when rolled over by the cursor.
    • Documentation provides guidelines and examples of what and how to document care as well as the patient’s response.
    • Follow-up care outlines appropriate assessment, evaluation, and interventions.
    • NCLEX exam-style review questions for each skill include rationales for all options to help you review and evaluate your comprehension.

Table of Contents

Basic Skills

Basic Infection Control

Performing hand hygiene

Using Personal Protective Equipment


Performing a complete and partial bed bath

Assisting with a tub bath or shower

Performing back massage

Performing perineal care for the female patient

Performing perineal care for the male patient


Making the unoccupied bed

Making the occupied bed

NEW! Making the surgical bed

Safe Patient Handling

Assisting with moving a patient in bed

Assisting with positioning a patient in bed

Transferring from bed to wheelchair using a transfer belt

Transferring from bed to a stretcher

Performing passive range-of-motion exercises

Applying elastic stockings

Assisting with ambulation using a gait belt

Using a sequential compression device

Using a hydraulic lift

Assisting with Elimination

Assisting with a urinal

Assisting with a bedpan

Applying a condom catheter

Administering a cleansing enema

Providing catheter care

Nutrition & Fluids

Assisting with meals

Taking aspiration precautions

Measuring intake and output

Personal Hygiene & Grooming

Performing oral hygiene for an unconscious patient

Cleaning dentures

Performing hair care and shampooing in bed

Shaving a male patient

Performing nail and foot care

Assisting with gown change

Vital Signs

Taking a temperature

Assessing radial pulse

Assessing apical pulse

Assessing apical-radial pulse



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