Patient Care Skills / Edition 3

Patient Care Skills / Edition 3

by Mary A. A. Minor, Scott D. Minor, Mary A. A. Minor
     
 

ISBN-10: 0838577091

ISBN-13: 9780838577097

Pub. Date: 09/28/1994

Publisher: Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference

An introduction to basic tasks of patient care, this new edition uses over 700 all new photographs and illustrations to guide the student practitioner through every step involved in the procedures of patient care. The third edition is extensive in both the individual procedures covered, and the breadth of groups of procedures covered. Such topics as aseptic techniques…  See more details below

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An introduction to basic tasks of patient care, this new edition uses over 700 all new photographs and illustrations to guide the student practitioner through every step involved in the procedures of patient care. The third edition is extensive in both the individual procedures covered, and the breadth of groups of procedures covered. Such topics as aseptic techniques, range of motion exercises, the use of wheelchairs, taking vital signs, documentation, techniques of transferring patients, and teaching patients how to use assistive devices for ambulation are discussed in detail.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838577097
Publisher:
Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
Publication date:
09/28/1994
Edition description:
Third Edition
Pages:
494

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Documentation1
Ch. 2Preparation for Patient Care11
Ch. 3Vital Signs33
Ch. 4Aseptic Techniques49
Ch. 5Turning and Positioning115
Ch. 6Range of Motion Exercise133
Ch. 7Wheelchairs191
Ch. 8Transfers223
Ch. 9Ambulation With Assistive Devices283
Ch. 10Americans With Disabilities Act459

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