Review of Perioperative Nursing

1st Edition

Authors:

  • Bettyann Hutchisson
  • Mark Phippen
  • Maryann Wells
    • Print ISBN 9780721634135

    Table of Contents

    Preparation of the Patient for the Procedure: Legal and Ethical Considerations · Preparation of the Patient for the Procedures: Physical, Physiological, and Emotional Considerations · Transferring the Patient · Assisting the Anesthesia Provider · Establishing and Maintaining a Sterile Field · Performing Sponge, Sharp, and Instrument Counts · Providing Instruments, Equipment, and Supplies · Administering Drugs and Solutions · Physiologically Monitoring the Patient · Monitoring and Controlling the Environment · Positioning the Patient · Handling Cultures and Specimins · Handling Tissues with Instruments · Providing Hemostasis · Facilitating Care after the Operative or Invasive Procedure

    Details

    No. of pages:
    600
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2000
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9780721634135

    About the authors

    Bettyann Hutchisson

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Nurse Clinician, Perioperative Education, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX

    Mark Phippen

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Clinical Educator, Valleylab, Inc., Boulder, CO

    Maryann Wells

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Nurse Manager, Perioperative Nursing, The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA