Total Parenteral Nutrition

1st Edition

A Practical Guide for Nurses

Author:

  • Helen Hamilton
    • Print ISBN 9780443060052

    Table of Contents

    What is Parenteral Nutrition? · The Multi-Disciplinary Team · Patient Assessment · Choosing the Appropriate Catheter for Patients Requiring Parenteral Nutrition · Preparing the Patient for Central Venous Catheter Insertion · The Insertion of a Central Venous Catheter for Parenteral Nutrition · Nursing Management · Dietetic Aspects of Parenteral Nutrition · Complications · Home Parenteral Nutrition · Living with Parenteral Nutrition: a Patient's Perspective · Conclusion

    Details

    No. of pages:
    256
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2000
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443060052

    About the author

    Helen Hamilton

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Clinical Director, TPN and Line Insertion Service, Department of Parenteral Nutrition, Oxford Radcliffe NHS Trust, Oxford, UK