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Smith, Joyce

Vital Signs for Nurses: An Introduction to Clinical Observations

Smith, Joyce - Vital Signs for Nurses: An Introduction to Clinical Observations, ebook

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Monitoring, observing and recording the vital signs of patients is a fundamental aspect of delivering quality patient care. This practical and accessible guide will develop your underpinning knowledge and skills in both theory and practice for the adult patient found either in hospital, private sector or community settings.

A must-have for health care assistants, student nurses or newly qualified registered nurses working within any health care environment, this book explores not only how to assess and monitor patients, but also covers:

-          Legal and ethical issues

-          Infection prevention and control

-          Pain

-          Communication

-          Nutrition

-          Reflective practice

-          Continuing professional development

This essential and practical resource also features learning objectives, case studies, a glossary of key terms, activities and multiple choice questions to assist you in your understanding of this subject.

Keywords: Nurse Practitioners

Author(s)
 
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2011
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
280 pages
Category
Medicine, Health Care, Mode
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781444341874
Printed ISBN
9781405190381

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