Perioperative Nursing - 1st Edition

Perioperative Nursing

1st Edition

An Introductory Text

Authors: Lois Hamlin Lois Hamlin Marilyn Richardson-Tench Menna Davies
Imprint: Mosby Australia

Description

This new text discusses the roles and responsibilities of those working within the perioperative environment in Australia and New Zealand. It highlights the changing face of perioperative nursing and gives an overview of key concepts including anaesthetic, intraoperative and postanaesthesia recovery care; day surgery and endoscopy. Professional development and medico-legal aspects are also discussed.

This is an introductory text which will appeal to a broad market from trainee enrolled nurses; to undergraduate nursing students doing a perioperative clinical placement; to postgraduate students of perioperative nursing. Registered nurses working within or preparing to work within this area, as well as other operating room staff such as anaesthetic technicians will also find this text invaluable.

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Mosby Australia
eBook ISBN:
9780729578875

About the Author

Lois Hamlin

Affiliations and Expertise

Independent Perioperative Nursing Consultant; Former Senior Lecturer, (then) Faculty of Nursing, Midwifery & Health, University of Technology, New South Wales , Australia

Lois Hamlin

Affiliations and Expertise

Independent Perioperative Nursing Consultant; Former Senior Lecturer, (then) Faculty of Nursing, Midwifery & Health, University of Technology, New South Wales , Australia

Marilyn Richardson-Tench

Affiliations and Expertise

Education Consultant, Former Senior Lecturer, Acute Care, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Victoria University

Menna Davies

Affiliations and Expertise

Education Consultant and Director of Health Education & Learning Partnerships, New South Wales, Australia