Table of Contents

Section I: Principles of Surgical Nursing. Surgery and Surgical Nursing. Preoperative Care. Intraoperative Care. Postoperative Care. Fluids and Electrolytes in Surgery. Nutrition and Surgical Care. Pain. Infection Control. Wounds and Wound Care. Day Surgery. Minimal Access Surgery. Section II: Nursing Care and Management. Breast Surgery. Thyroid Surgery. Surgery of the Gastrointestinal Tract. Surgery of the Liver, Biliary Tract, Pancreas and Spleen. Surgery of the Urinary System. Hernias, Amputations and Other Conditions in General Surgery. Index.

Details

No. of pages:
448
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 1998
Published:
Imprint:
Bailièrre Tindall
Print ISBN:
9780702019692

About the authors

Colin Torrance

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical School of Advanced Nursing Practice, LaTrobe University, Alfred Hospital, Victoria, Australia

Eve Serginson

Affiliations and Expertise

Nurse Lecturer, Department of Nursing, Midwifery & Health Care, University of Wales Swansea, UK