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The perfect resource for operating room nurses, nurses studying to become operating room nurses, current operating room nurses needing to refresh and test their knowledge, as well as colleges offering courses in peroperative nursing.
Included with the print book is a test bank CD-ROM.
The book contains black-and-white illustrations.
Ch. 1 Introduction to Perioperative Nursing 1
Ch. 2 Preparing the Patient for Surgery 11
Ch. 3 Prevention of Infection - Preparation of Instruments and Items Used in Surgery: Sterilization and Disinfection 31
Ch. 4 Prevention of Infection - Preparation of Instruments and Items Used in Surgery: Cleaning, Packaging, and Storage 69
Ch. 5 Prevention of Infection - Aseptic Practices: Attire, Scrubbing, Gowning, Gloving, Draping, Propping, Creating and Maintaining a Sterile Field, OR Environment, and Sanitation 93
Ch. 6 Prevention of Injury - Positioning the Patient for Surgery 143
Ch. 7 Prevention of Injury - Counts in Surgery 181
Ch. 8 Prevention of Injury - Hemostasis, Tourniquet, and Electrosurgical Equipment 199
Ch. 9 Prevention of Injury - Use and Care of Basic Surgical Instrumentation 229
Ch. 10 Prevention of Injury - Wound Management 251
Ch. 11 Prevention of Injury - Anesthesia and Medication Safety 275
Ch. 12 Workplace Safety 325