AACN Procedure Manual for Critical Care / Edition 5

AACN Procedure Manual for Critical Care / Edition 5

by AACN
     
 

ISBN-10: 0721604528

ISBN-13: 9780721604527

Pub. Date: 04/26/2005

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

The best-selling AACN Procedure Manual presents procedures in an illustrated, step-by-step format that makes it easy to learn and retain each skill. Each easy-to-understand procedure follows the same consistent pattern, covering everything from equipment and assessment through patient monitoring and family education.  See more details below

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The best-selling AACN Procedure Manual presents procedures in an illustrated, step-by-step format that makes it easy to learn and retain each skill. Each easy-to-understand procedure follows the same consistent pattern, covering everything from equipment and assessment through patient monitoring and family education.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721604527
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
04/26/2005
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
1280
Product dimensions:
8.52(w) x 10.88(h) x 1.94(d)

Table of Contents

Unit I Pulmonary System

Section One Airway Management: Section Editor, Michael W. Day

1 Combitube Insertion and Removal Jeffrey Dawson Dawson, Jeffrey 1

2 Endotracheal Intubation (Perform) Cynthia A. Goodrich Goodrich, Cynthia A. 9

3 Endotracheal Intubation (Assist) Cynthia A. Goodrich Goodrich, Cynthia A. 22

4 Endotracheal Tube and Oral Care Mary Lou Sole Sole, Mary Lou 31

5 Extubation/Decannulation (Perform) Bonnie L. Curtis Curtis, Bonnie L. 39

6 Extubation/Decannulation (Assist) Bonnie L. Curtis Curtis, Bonnie L. 43

7 Laryngeal Mask Airway Jeffrey Dawson Dawson, Jeffrey 47

8 Surgical Cricothyrotomy (Perform) Patricia L. Hahn Hahn, Patricia L. 58

9 Surgical Cricothyrotomy (Assist) Patricia L. Hahn Hahn, Patricia L. 64

10 Nasopharyngeal Airway Insertion Bonnie L. Curtis Curtis, Bonnie L. 69

11 Oropharyngeal Airway Insertion Bonnie L. Curtis Curtis, Bonnie L. 74

12 Suctioning: Endotracheal or Tracheostomy Tube Maureen A. Seckel Seckel, Maureen A. 79

13 Tracheal Tube Cuff Care Bonnie L. Curtis Curtis, Bonnie L. 88

14 Tracheostomy Tube Care Bonnie L. Curtis Curtis, Bonnie L. 96

Section Two Special Pulmonary Procedures: Section Editor, Michael W. Day

15 Continuous End-Tidal Carbon Dioxide Monitoring Paul Luehrs Luehrs, Paul 105

16 Continuous Venous Oxygen Saturation Monitoring Karen K. Giuliano Giuliano, Karen K. 113

17 Oxygen Saturation Monitoring with Pulse Oximetry Sandra L. Schutz Schutz, Sandra L. 121

18 Pronation Therapy Jan Powers Powers, Jan 129

Section Three Thoracic Cavity Management: Section Editor Michael W. Day

19 Autotransfusion Robin M. Beard Beard, Robin M. 150

20 Chest Tube Placement (Perform) Finn Scott Scott, Finn 154

21 Chest Tube Placement (Assist) Finn Scott Scott, Finn 164

22 Chest Tube Removal (Perform) Peggy Kirkwood Kirkwood, Peggy 171

23 Chest Tube Removal (Assist) Peggy Kirkwood Kirkwood, Peggy 178

24 Closed Chest Drainage System Joya D. Pickett Pickett, Joya D. 184

25 Needle Thoracostomy (Perform) Cynthia A. Goodrich Goodrich, Cynthia A. 204

26 Thoracentesis (Perform) Susan Yeager Yeager, Susan 208

27 Thoracentesis (Assist) Susan Yeager Yeager, Susan 219

Section Four Ventilatory Management: Section Editor, Michael W. Day

28 Noninvasive Positive Pressure Ventilation: Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) and Bilevel Positive Airway Pressure (BiPAP) Suzanne M. Burns Burns, Suzanne M. 225

29 Arterial-Venous Oxygen Content Difference and Oxygen Transport (Delivery) and Consumption Calculations Suzanne M. Burns Burns, Suzanne M. 235

30 Auto---Positive End-Expiratory Pressure (Auto-PEEP) Calculation Suzanne M. Burns Burns, Suzanne M. 239

31 Compliance and Resistance Measurement Suzanne M. Burns Burns, Suzanne M. 244

32 Manual Self-Inflating Resuscitation Bag-Valve device Suzanne M. Burns Burns, Suzanne M. 248

33 Indices of Oxygenation Suzanne M. Burns Burns, Suzanne M. 255

34 Shunt Calculation Suzanne M. Burns Burns, Suzanne M. 259

35 Invasive Mechanical Ventilation (Through an Artificial Airway): Volume and Pressure Modes Suzanne M. Burns Burns, Suzanne M. 262

36 Standard Weaning Criteria: Negative Inspiratory Force or Pressure, Positive Expiratory Pressure, Spontaneous Tidal Volume, Vital capacity, and Rapid Shallow Breathing Index Suzanne M. Burns Burns, Suzanne M. 285

37 Weaning Process Suzanne M. Burns Burns, Suzanne M. 291

38 Peripheral Nerve Stimulators Janet G. Whetstone Foster Foster, Janet G. Whetstone 303

Unit II Cardiovascular System

Section Five Cardiac Emergencies: Section Editor, Debra Lynn-McHale Wiegand

39 Automated External Defibrillation Charlotte A. Green Green, Charlotte A. 312

40 Cardioversion Cynthia Hambach Hambach, Cynthia 319

41 Defibrillation (External) Cynthia Hambach Hambach, Cynthia 329

42 Defibrillation (Internal) Linda Schakenbach Schakenbach, Linda 337

43 Emergent Open Sternotomy (Perform) Linda Schakenbach Schakenbach, Linda 343

44 Emergent Open Sternotomy (Assist) Linda Schakenbach Schakenbach, Linda 350

45 Pericardiocentesis (Perform) Deborah E. Becker Becker, Deborah E. 355

46 Pericardiocentesis (Assist) Deborah E. Becker Becker, Deborah E. 364

Section Six Cardiac Pacemakers: Section Editor Debra Lynn-McHale Wiegand

47 Atrial Electrogram Debra Lynn-McHale Wiegand Wiegand, Debra Lynn-McHale 371

48 Atrial Overdrive Pacing (Perform) Linda Schakenbach Schakenbach, Linda 380

49 Epicardial Pacing Wire Removal Linda Schakenbach Schakenbach, Linda 387

50 Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator Sharon R. Josephson-Keeven Josephson-Keeven, Sharon R. 391

51 Permanent Pacemaker (Assessing Function) Carol A. Offutt Offutt, Carol A. 403

52 Temporary Transcutaneous (External) Pacing Valerie Spotts Spotts, Valerie 413

53 Temporary Transvenous Pacemaker Insertion (Perform) Deborah E. Becker Becker, Deborah E. 421

54 Temporary Transvenous and Epicardial Pacing Valerie Spotts Spotts, Valerie 429

Section Seven Circulatory Assist Devices: Section Editor, Debra Lynn-McHale Wiegand

55 Intraaortic Balloon Pump Management Deborah Castellucci Castellucci, Deborah 443

56 Ventricular Assist Devices Mark Puhlman Puhlman, Mark 464

Section Eight Electrocardiographic Leads and Cardiac Monitoring: Section Editor, Debra Lynn-McHale Wiegand

57 Electrocardiographic Leads and Cardiac Monitoring Mary G. McKinley McKinley, Mary G. 490

58 Extra Electrocardiographic Leads: Right Precordial and Left Posterior Leads Barbara J. Drew Drew, Barbara J. 502

59 Continuous ST-Segment Monitoring Mary G. Carey Carey, Mary G. 511

60 Twelve-Lead Electrocardiogram Mary G. McKinley McKinley, Mary G. 519

Section Nine Hemodynamic Monitoring: Section Editor, Debra Lynn-McHale Wiegand

61 Arterial Catheter Insertion (Perform) Deborah E. Becker Becker, Deborah E. 527

62 Arterial Catheter Insertion (Assist), Care, and Removal Rose B. Shaffer Shaffer, Rose B. 534

63 Arterial Pressure-Based Cardiac Output Monitoring Mary Ellen Kern Kern, Mary Ellen 548

64 Blood Sampling from an Arterial Catheter Rose B. Shaffer Shaffer, Rose B. 555

65 Blood Sampling from a Central Venous Catheter Debra Lynn-McHale Wiegand Wiegand, Debra Lynn-McHale 565

66 Blood Sampling from a Pulmonary Artery Catheter Debra Lynn-McHale Wiegand Wiegand, Debra Lynn-McHale 572

67 Cardiac Output Measurement Techniques (Invasive) Deborah G. Klein Klein, Deborah G. 577

68 Central Venous Catheter Removal Debra Lynn-McHale Wiegand Wiegand, Debra Lynn-McHale 595

69 Central Venous Catheter Site Care Debra Lynn-McHale Wiegand Wiegand, Debra Lynn-McHale 600

70 Central Venous/Right Atrial Pressure Monitoring Debra Lynn-McHale Wiegand Wiegand, Debra Lynn-McHale 603

71 Left Atrial Catheter: Care and Assisting with Removal Barbara Leeper Leeper, Barbara 609

72 Pulmonary Artery Catheter Insertion (Perform) Desiree A. Fleck Fleck, Desiree A. 617

73 Pulmonary Artery Catheter Insertion (Assist) and Pressure Monitoring Debra Lynn-McHale Wiegand Wiegand, Debra Lynn-McHale 626

74 Pulmonary Artery Catheter Removal Debra Lynn-McHale Wiegand Wiegand, Debra Lynn-McHale 648

75 Pulmonary Artery Catheter and Pressure Lines, Troubleshooting Debra Lynn-McHale Wiegand Wiegand, Debra Lynn-McHale 655

76 Single-Pressure and Multiple-Pressure Transdoucer Systems Debra Lynn-McHale Wiegand Wiegand, Debra Lynn-McHale 670

Section Ten Special Cardiac Procedures: Section Editor, Debra Lynn-McHale Wiegand

77 Arterial and Venous Sheath Removal Rose B. Shaffer Shaffer, Rose B. 681

78 Pericardial Catheter Management Mary Ellen Kern Kern, Mary Ellen 690

79 Transesophageal Echocardiography (Assist) Janice Y. Dawson Dawson, Janice Y. 705

Section Eleven Vascular Access: Section Editor, Debra Lynn-McHale Wiegand

80 Arterial Puncture Joel M. Brown II Brown, Joel M., II 713

81 Central Venous Catheter Insertion (Perform) Desiree A. Fleck Fleck, Desiree A. 721

82 Central venous Catheter Insertion (Assist) Desiree A. Fleck Fleck, Desiree A. 738

83 Implantable venous Access Device: Access, Deaccess, and Care Anne C. Muller Muller, Anne C. 745

84 Intraosseous Devices Michael W. Day Day, Michael W. 755

85 Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter Linda V. Sanderson Sanderson, Linda V. 763

Unit III Neurologic System

Section Twelve Neurologic Monitoring: Section Editors, Mary Beth Flynn Makic and Debra Lynn-McHale Wiegand

86 Bispectral Index Monitoring Richard B. Arbour Arbour, Richard B. 775

87 Brain Tissue Oxygen Monitoring: Insertion (Assist), Care, and Troubleshooting Michael F. Stiefel Stiefel, Michael F. 792

88 Intracranial Bolt and Fiberoptic Catheter Insertion (Assist), Intracranial Pressure Monitoring, Care, Troubleshooting, and Removal Tess Slazinski Slazinski, Tess 802

89 Combination Intraventricular/Fiberoptic Catheter Insertion (Assist), Monitoring, Nursing Care, Troubleshooting, and Removal Tess Slazinski Slazinski, Tess 809

90 Jugular Venous Oxygen Saturation Monitoring: Insertion (Assist), Patient Care, Troubleshooting, and Removal Tess Slazinski Slazinski, Tess 816

91 Lumbar Subarachnoid Catheter Insertion (Assist) for Cerebrospinal Fluid Drainage and Pressure Monitoring Debra Lynn-McHale Wiegand Wiegand, Debra Lynn-McHale 826

92 Intraventricular Catheter with External Transducer for Cerebrospinal Fluid Drainage and Intracranial Pressure Monitoring D. Nathan Preuss Preuss, D. Nathan 836

93 Transcranial Doppler Monitoring Anne W. Alexandrov Alexandrov, Anne W. 849

Section Thirteen Special Neurologic Procedures: Section Editors, Mary Beth Flynn Makic and Debra Lynn-McHale Wiegand

94 External and Intravascular Warming/Cooling Devices Nicole L. Kupchik Kupchik, Nicole L. 861

95 Lumbar Puncture (Perform) Susan Chioffi Chioffi, Susan 872

96 Lumbar puncture (Assist) Susan Chioffi Chioffi, Susan 880

Section Fourteen Traction Management: Section Editors, Debra Lynn-McHale Wiegand and Teresa Preuss

97 Cervical Tongs or Halo Ring: Application for Use in cervical Traction (Assist) Mary Hanson Hanson, Mary 888

98 Halo Ring and Vest Care Mary Hanson Hanson, Mary 895

99 Pin Site Care: Cervical Tongs and Halo Pins Mary Hanson Hanson, Mary 904

100 Cervical Traction Maintenance Mary Hanson Hanson, Mary 908

Section Fifteen Pain Management: Section Editors, Debra Lynn-McHale Wiegand and Teresa Preuss

101 Epidural Catheters: Assisting with Insertion and Pain Management Sarah-Jane Lawless Lawless, Sarah-Jane 915

102 Patient-Controlled Analgesia Lorie Ann Meek Meek, Lorie Ann 928

103 Peripheral Nerve Blocks: Assisting with Insertion and Pain management Sarah-Jane Lawless Lawless, Sarah-Jane 936

Unit IV Gastrointestinal System

Section Sixteen Special Gastrointestinal Procedures: Section Editor, Eleanor Fitzpatrick

104 Esophagogastric Tamponade Tube Kathy Bunzli Bunzli, Kathy 947

105 Gastric Lavage in Hemorrhage and Overdose Ann G. Will Will, Ann G. 958

106 Intraabdominal Pressure Monitoring John J. Gallagher Gallagher, John J. 967

107 Paracentesis (Perform) Eleanor Fitzpatrick Fitzpatrick, Eleanor 981

108 Paracentesis (Assist) Eleanor Fitzpatrick Fitzpatrick, Eleanor 988

109 Peritoneal Lavage (Perform) Jenny Bosley Bosley, Jenny 994

110 Peritoneal Lavage (Assist) Jenny Bosley Bosley, Jenny 1002

111 Endoscopic Therapy Eleanor Fitzpatrick Fitzpatrick, Eleanor 1010

Unit V Renal System

Section Seventeen Renal Replacement: Section Editor, Teresa Preuss

112 Continuous Renal Replacement Therapies Sonia M. Astle Astle, Sonia M. 1018

113 Hemodialysis Sonia M. Astle Astle, Sonia M. 1033

114 Peritoneal Dialysis Sonia M. Astle Astle, Sonia M. 1048

Unit VI Hematologic System

Section Eighteen Fluid Management: Section Editor, Teresa Preuss

115 Use of a Massive Infusion Device and a Pressure Infusor Bag D. Nathan Preuss Preuss, D. Nathan 1057

Section Nineteen Special Hematologic Procedures: Section Editor, Teresa Preuss

116 Apheresis and Therapeutic Plasma Exchange (Assist) Sonia M. Astle Astle, Sonia M. 1070

117 Bone Marrow Biopsy and Aspiration (Perform) Eileen C. Finnegan Finnegan, Eileen C. 1079

118 Bone Marrow Biopsy and Aspiration (Assist) Eileen C. Finnegan Finnegan, Eileen C. 1086

Unit VII Integumentary System

Section Twenty Burn Wound Management: Section Editor, Mary Beth Flynn Makic

119 Donor Site Care Elizabeth A. Mann Mann, Elizabeth A. 1091

120 Burn Wound Care Elizabeth A. Mann Mann, Elizabeth A. 1097

121 Skin Graft Care Dawn Lequatte Sculco Sculco, Dawn Lequatte 1109

Section Twenty-One Special Integumentary Procedures: Section Editor, Mary Beth Flynn Makic

122 Intracompartmental Pressure Monitoring Christine A. Cottingham Cottingham, Christine A. 1118

123 Pressure Redistribution Surfaces: Continual Lateral Rotation Therapy and RotoRestTM Lateral rotation Surface Shannon Johnson Johnson, Shannon 1124

124 Wound Closure Tracey Anderson Anderson, Tracey 1133

125 Suture and Staple Removal Tracey Anderson Anderson, Tracey 1144

Section Twenty-Two Wound Management: Section Editor, Mary Beth Flynn Makic

126 Cleaning, Irrigating, Culturing, and Dressing an Open Wound Marylou V. Robinson Robinson, Marylou V. 1149

127 Debridement: Pressure Ulcers, Burns, and Wounds Julie Lynn Henderson Henderson, Julie Lynn 1159

128 Wound Management with Excessive Drainage Mary Beth Flynn Makic Makic, Mary Beth Flynn 1166

129 Drain Removal Mary Beth Flynn Makic Makic, Mary Beth Flynn 1172

130 Fecal Containment Devices and Bowel Management System Mary Beth Flynn Makic Makic, Mary Beth Flynn 1175

131 Negative-Pressure Wound Therapy Paula Gipp Gipp, Paula 1182

Unit VIII Nutrition: Section Editor, Eleanor Fitzpatrick

132 Small-Bore Feeding Tube Insertion Using an Electromagnetic Guidance System (CORTRAK®) Patricia H. Worthington Worthington, Patricia H. 1192

133 Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG), Gastrostomy, and Jejunostomy Tube Care Margaret M. Ecklund Ecklund, Margaret M. 1201

134 Small-Bore Feeding Tube Insertion and Care Margaret M. Ecklund Ecklund, Margaret M. 1206

Unit IX End of Life: Section Editor, Debra Lynn-McHale Wiegand

135 Determination of Death in Adult Patients Margaret L. Campbell Campbell, Margaret L. 1211

136 Organ Donation: Identification of Potential Organ Donors, Request for Organ Donation, and Care of the Organ Donor D. Nathan Preuss Preuss, D. Nathan 1223

137 Donation After Cardiac Death Margaret L. Campbell Campbell, Margaret L. 1229

138 Withholding and Withdrawing Life-Sustaining Therapy Margaret M. Mahon Mahon, Margaret M. 1235

Unit X Calculating Medication Doses: Section Editor, Eleanor Fitzpatrick

139 Calculating Doses and Flow Rates and Administering Continuous Intravenous Infusions Maribeth Kelly Kelly, Maribeth 1242

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