ISBN-10:
0132622556
ISBN-13:
9780132622554
Pub. Date:
08/23/2011
Publisher:
Pearson
The Nursing Assistant: Acute, Subacute, and Long-Term Care / Edition 5

The Nursing Assistant: Acute, Subacute, and Long-Term Care / Edition 5

by JoLynn Pulliam
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ISBN-13: 9780132622554
Publisher: Pearson
Publication date: 08/23/2011
Pages: 448
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE: THE ROLE OF THE NURSING ASSISTANT

1. Introduction to Health Care

2. The Nursing Assistant

3. Communication and Interpersonal Skills

4. Relating to Your Patients

PART TWO: SAFETY FOR THE PATIENT AND THE NURSING ASSISTANT

5. Infection Control

6. Environmental Safety, Accident Prevention, and Disaster Plans

7. Emergency Situations

PART THREE: BASIC NURSING SKILLS

8. Body Systems and Common Diseases

9. Vital Signs

10. Positioning, Moving, and Ambulation

11. Admission, Transfer, and Discharge

12. The Patient’s Environment

13. Hygiene and Grooming

14. Special Skin Care

15. Nutrition

16. Elimination Needs

17. Specimen Collection and Testing

18. AM and PM Care

19. Restorative Care and Rehabilitation

PART FIVE: SPECIALIZED CARE PROCEDURES

20. Additional Patient Care Procedures

21. Preoperative and Postoperative Care

22. Subacute Care

23. Special Skills in Long-Term Care

24. Death and Dying

Glossary

Procedures

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