Pocket Guide to Critical Care Monitoring: 2nd Edition / Edition 2

Pocket Guide to Critical Care Monitoring: 2nd Edition / Edition 2

by Anna Owen DeVault, Anna Cwen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0815173741

ISBN-13: 9780815173748

Pub. Date: 04/28/1996

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

The two-color POCKET GUIDE TO CRITICAL CARE MONITORING provides a practical yet comprehensive guide to monitoring the critically ill adult. It includes a succinct overview of invasive and noninvasive methods of assessing tissue perfusion; case study presentations that are evaluated on the basis of information gleaned from allthe chapters; and introductory ECG

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The two-color POCKET GUIDE TO CRITICAL CARE MONITORING provides a practical yet comprehensive guide to monitoring the critically ill adult. It includes a succinct overview of invasive and noninvasive methods of assessing tissue perfusion; case study presentations that are evaluated on the basis of information gleaned from allthe chapters; and introductory ECG interpretation. This book is appropriate for critical care staff nurses, staff development instructors, nurse anesthetists, and recovery room nurses, as well as students in critical care nursing and advanced medical-surgical nursing courses.

* Covers both invasive and noninvasive methods of assessing tissue perfusion, intracranial pressure monitoring, equipment troubleshooting techniques, and much more
• Now includes introductory information on ECG interpretation and ACLS algorithms

A Volume in the Nursing Pocket Guides Series

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815173748
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
04/28/1996
Series:
Nursing Pocket Guides Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
287
Product dimensions:
4.31(w) x 7.36(h) x 0.49(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Physical Assessment: Evaluating Tissue Perfusion
• Evaluating Cellular Function and Maintaining Pulmonary Function
• Mechanics of Hemodynamic Monitoring
• Intraarterial Monitoring
• Central Venous Pressure Monitoring
• Pulmonary Artery Pressure Monitoring
• Cardiac Output Determinations
• Monitoring of Mixed Venous Oxygen Saturation
• Intracranial Pressure Monitoring
• Applying Introduction to the Language of EKG Interpretation
• Appendix: ACLS Algorithms
• Glossary

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