Practices in Children's Nursing

2nd Edition

Guidelines for Hospital and Community

Editors:

  • Ethel Trigg
  • Toby Mohammed
  • Table of Contents

    Concepts. Control of Infection. Introduction to Community. Administration of medicines. Aseptic non touch technique. Assessment. Bereavement care. Blood glucose estimation. Bowel care. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation. lines. Chest drainage. Feeding. Hygiene. Incubator care. Intravenous therapy. Isolation nursing. Lumbar puncture . Neurological observations and coma scales. Oxygen therapy. Pain management. Phototherapy. Plaster care. Positioning, handling and exercises. Postoperative care. Preoperative care. Pressure area care.Radiography. Removal of drains and packs. Skin care. Specimen collection. care. Suctioning. Temperature control . Tracheostomy care. Urine testing and urinary catherterisation. Venepuncture and cannulation. Wound care. Appendix 1: Play. Appendix 2: Complementary therapies

    Details

    No. of pages:
    408
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2006
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443100222
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702033469

    About the editors

    Ethel Trigg

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Head of Continuing Healthcare, Sussex Downs and Weald Primary Care Trust, Sussex, UK

    Toby Mohammed

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Head of Practice Development (Acute Services Division), RPDU, Yorkhill Site, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, Glasgow, UK