Pocket Companion for Critical Care Nursing / Edition 1

Pocket Companion for Critical Care Nursing / Edition 1

by Sheila Drake Melander, Sheila Drake Melander, Linda Bucher
     
 

ISBN-10: 0721669190

ISBN-13: 9780721669199

Pub. Date: 03/01/1999

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

A body system organization, over 130 illustrations, and concise summaries of essential critical care nursing data and procedures make this clinical pocket companion a "must have." It addresses the dramatic impact of recent trends such as practice in non-hospital settings, collaborative health care, technological advances, and evidence-based practice.

Overview

A body system organization, over 130 illustrations, and concise summaries of essential critical care nursing data and procedures make this clinical pocket companion a "must have." It addresses the dramatic impact of recent trends such as practice in non-hospital settings, collaborative health care, technological advances, and evidence-based practice.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721669199
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
03/01/1999
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
551
Product dimensions:
4.00(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM · Cardiovascular Anatomy and Physiolog · Cardiovascular Assessment · Cardiovascular Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests · Coronary Artery Disease · Acute Myocardial Infarction · Heart Failure · Cardiac Infectious Diseases · Cardiac Surgery and Heart Transplantation · RESPIRATORY SYSTEM · Respiratory Anatomy and Physiology · Respiratory Assessment · Respiratory Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests · Acute Respiratory Failure · Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome · Pulmonary Embolism · RENAL DISORDERS · Renal Anatomy and Physiology · Renal Assessment · Renal Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests · Acute Renal Failure · Chronic Renal Failure and Renal Transplantation · ENDOCRINE DISORDERS · Endocrine Anatomy and Physiology · Endocrine Assessment · Endocrine Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests · Diabetic Ketoacidosis and Hyperglycemic Hyperosmolar Nonketotic Coma · Diabetes Insipidus and Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone · Thyroid Crisis and Myxedema Coma · Adrenal Crisis (Addison's Disease) · GASTROINTESTINAL DISORDERS · Gastrointestinal Anatomy and Physiology · Gastrointestinal Assessment · Gastrointestinal Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests · Acute Gastrointestinal Bleed · Hepatic Disorders · Acute Pancreatitis · NEUROLOGIC DISORDERS · Neurologic Anatomy and Physiology · Neurologic Assessment · Neurologic Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests · Acute Head Injury · Spinal Cord Injury · Guillain-BarrŽ Syndrome · Cerebrovascular Disorders · Seizure Disorders · MULTISYSTEM DISORDERS · Consequences of Immunodeficiency · Shock States and Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation · Burns · Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome · Trauma · Index

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