Manual of I. V. Therapeutics / Edition 3

Manual of I. V. Therapeutics / Edition 3

by Lynn Dianne Phillips
     
 

ISBN-10: 080360808X

ISBN-13: 9780803608085

Pub. Date: 05/01/2001

Publisher: F. A. Davis Company

Designed as a self-paced textbook, this guide for nurses covers the principles of I.V. therapeutics in a variety of settings, including acute, home care, clinic, and extended care units. Topics include, for example, infection control practices, techniques for peripheral infusion therapy, the special needs of geriatric patients, and nutritional support. The CD-ROM…  See more details below

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Designed as a self-paced textbook, this guide for nurses covers the principles of I.V. therapeutics in a variety of settings, including acute, home care, clinic, and extended care units. Topics include, for example, infection control practices, techniques for peripheral infusion therapy, the special needs of geriatric patients, and nutritional support. The CD-ROM contains 300 questions based on INS Standards of Practice. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803608085
Publisher:
F. A. Davis Company
Publication date:
05/01/2001
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
848
Product dimensions:
5.86(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.57(d)

Table of Contents

History of Infusion Therapy1
Unit 1Fundamental Foundations of Practice9
1Risk Management and Quality Patient Management11
2Infection Control Measures50
3Fundamentals of Fluid Balance89
4Fundamentals of Electrolyte Balance123
Unit 2Basic Infusion Practice177
5Parenteral Solutions179
6Equipment218
7Techniques for Peripheral Intravenous Therapy281
8Complications of Intravenous Therapy345
9Intravenous Therapy: Special Problems401
Unit 3Advanced Infusion Practice449
10Drug Administration Modalities451
11Central Venous Access Devices507
12Transfusion Therapy577
13Antineoplastic Therapy642
14Nutritional Support704
App. AStandard Precautions764
App. BOSHA Guidelines 1995: Controlling Occupational Exposure to Hazardous Drugs770
App. C: Resource List of National Organizations781
App. DSummary of Recommended Procedures for Maintenance of Intravenous Catheters, Administration Sets, and Parenteral Fluids783
Index791

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