Total Parenteral Nutrition

1st Edition

A Practical Guide for Nurses

Editor:

  • 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 editor

Helen Hamilton

Affiliations and Expertise

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