Publisher’s Note: Products purchased from 3rd Party sellers are not guaranteed by the Publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. Completely revised and updated to reflect the latest guidelines and innovation, Emergency Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!, Second Edition, offers essential information on emergency, trauma, and critical care. Presented in the easy-to-learn and enjoyable Incredibly Easy! format, it covers emergency care basics, including patient assessment and triage, trauma, disease crises, and patient and family communication. It also addresses legal issues such as handling evidence and documentation, and holistic issues such as pain and end-of-life care. Chapters detail emergency nursing by body system and cover shock, multi-system traumas, environmental emergencies, disaster preparedness, communicable diseases, and obstetric and pediatric emergencies. The presentation features light-hearted cartoons and humor, "Memory Joggers" and other icons, and end-of-chapter review questions.
Table of Contents
Table of Contents Foreword 1 Emergency department basics2 Holistic care3 Neurologic emergencies4 Cardiac emergencies5 Respiratory emergencies6 Gastrointestinal emergencies7 Musculoskeletal emergencies and wound management8 Genitourinary and gynecologic emergencies9 Maxillofacial and ocular emergencies10 Environmental emergencies11 Shock and multisystem trauma Appendices and indexEmergency delivery Recording the Apgar score Glossary Index