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Nursing interventions & clinical skills, Anne Griffin Perry, Patricia A. Potter, Martha Keene Elkin

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Nursing interventions & clinical skills
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Anne Griffin Perry, Patricia A. Potter, Martha Keene Elkin
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Nursing interventions & clinical skills, Anne Griffin Perry, Patricia A. Potter, Martha Keene Elkin
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • UNIT 1 QUALITY AND SAFETY IN NURSING PRACTICE -- 1. Using Evidence in Nursing Practice / Patricia A. Potter -- Steps of Evidence-Based Practice -- Evidence in Nursing Skills -- 2. Communication and Collaboration / Jacqueline Raybuck Saleeby -- Skill 1.1 Establishing the Nurse-Patient Relationship -- Skill 2.2 Interviewing -- Skill 2.3 Communicating with Anxious, Angry, Depressed, and Cognitively Impaired Patients -- Procedural Guideline 2.1 Hand-Off Communications -- Procedural Guideline 2.2 SBAR Communication -- 3. Documentation and Informatics / Barbara Maxwell -- Procedural Guideline 3.1 Documenting Nurses' Progress Notes -- Procedural Guideline 3.2 Use of Electronic Health Records -- Procedural Guideline 3.3 Documenting an Incident Occurrence -- 4. Patient Safety and Quality Improvement / Catherine Limbaugh -- Skill 4.1 Fall Prevention -- Skill 4.2 Designing a Restraint-Free Environment -- Skill 4.3 Applying Physical Restraints -- Skill 4.4 Seizure Precautions -- Procedural Guideline 4.1 Fire, Electrical, and Chemical Safety -- Procedural Guideline 4.2 Conducting a Root Cause Analysis -- 5. Infection Control / Ruth Curchoe -- Skill 5.1 Hand Hygiene -- Skill 5.2 Applying Personal Protective Equipment -- Skill 5.3 Caring for Patients Under Isolation Precautions -- Procedural Guideline 5.1 Special Tuberculosis Precautions -- Skill 5.4 Preparing a Sterile Field -- Skill 5.5 Sterile Gloving -- UNIT 2 PATIENT ASSESSMENT SKILLS -- 6. Vital Signs / Susan Jane Fetzer -- Skill 6.1 Measuring Body Temperature -- Skill 6.2 Assessing Apical Pulse -- Skill 6.3 Assessing Radial Pulse -- Procedural Guideline 6.1 Assessing Apical-Radial Pulse Deficit -- Skill 6.4 Assessing Respirations -- Skill 6.5 Assessing Blood Pressure -- Procedural Guideline 6.2 Assessing Blood Pressure Electronically -- Procedural Guideline 6.3 Measuring Oxygen Saturation (Pulse Oximetry) -- 7. Health Assessment / Wendy Ostendorf -- Skill 7.1 General Survey -- Procedural Guideline 7.1 Monitoring Intake and Output -- Skill 7.2 Assessing the Head and Neck -- Skill 7.3 Assessing the Thorax and Lungs -- Skill 7.4 Cardiovascular Assessment -- Skill 7.5 Assessing the Abdomen -- Skill 7.6 Assessing the Genitalia and Rectum -- Skill 7.7 Musculoskeletal and Neurological Assessment -- 8. Specimen Collection / Aurelie Chinn -- Skill 8.1 Urine Specimen Collection---Midstream, Sterile Urinary Catheter -- Procedural Guideline 8.1 Collecting 24-Hour Timed Urine Specimens -- Procedural Guideline 8.2 Urine Screening for Glucose, Ketones, Protein, Blood, and pH -- Skill 8.2 Testing for Gastrointestinal Alterations---Gastroccult Test, Stool Specimen, and Hemoccult Test -- Skill 8.3 Blood Glucose Monitoring -- Skill 8.4 Collecting Blood Specimens---Venipuncture with Syringe, Venipuncture with Vacutainer, and Blood Cultures -- Skill 8.5 Collecting Specimens from the Nose and Throat -- Skill 8.6 Collecting a Sputum Specimen -- Skill 8.7 Obtaining Wound Drainage Specimens for Culture -- 9. Diagnostic Procedures / Anne Griffin Perry -- Skill 9.1 Contrast Media Studies: Arteriogram (Angiogram), Cardiac Catheterization, Intravenous Pyelogram -- Skill 9.2 Care of Patients Undergoing Aspirations: Bone Marrow, Lumbar Puncture, Paracentesis, Thoracentesis -- Skill 9.3 Care of Patients Undergoing Bronchoscopy -- Skill 9.4 Care of Patients Undergoing Gastrointestinal Endoscopy -- UNIT 3 BASIC HUMAN NEEDS -- 10. Promoting Hygiene / Terry L. Wood -- Skill 10.1 Complete Bathing -- Procedural Guideline 10.1 Perineal Care -- Procedural Guideline 10.2 Use of Disposable Bag Bath -- Procedural Guideline 10.3 Oral Care for the Debilitated or Unconscious Patient -- Procedural Guideline 10.4 Care of Dentures -- Procedural Guideline 10.5 Hair Care---Shampooing and Shaving -- Procedural Guideline 10.6 Foot and Nail Care -- Procedural Guideline 10.7 Making an Occupied Bed -- Procedural Guideline 10.8 Making an Unoccupied and Surgical Bed -- 11. Care of the Eye and Ear / Anne Griffin Perry -- Skill 11.1 Eye Irrigation -- Procedural Guideline 11.1 Eye Care for the Comatose Patient -- Procedural Guideline 11.2 Caring for an Eye Prosthesis -- Skill 11.2 Ear Irrigation -- Skill 11.3 Caring for a Hearing Aid -- 12. Promoting Nutrition / Patricia A. Potter -- Skill 12.1 Feeding Dependent Patients -- Skill 12.2 Aspiration Precautions -- Skill 12.3 Insertion and Removal of a Small-Bore Feeding Tube -- Skill 12.4 Verifying Feeding Tube Placement and Irrigation -- Skill 12.5 Administering Tube Feedings via Nasogastric, Gastrostomy, and Jejunostomy Tubes -- Procedural Guideline 12.1 Site Care of Enteral Feeding Tubes -- 13. Fain Management / Patricia A. Potter -- Skill 13.1 Nonpharmacological Pain Management -- Procedural Guideline 13.1 Relaxation and Guided Imagery -- Skill 13.2 Pharmacological Pain Management -- Skill 13.3 Patient-Controlled Analgesia -- Skill 13.4 Epidural Analgesia -- Skill 13.5 Local Anesthetic Infusion Pump for Analgesia -- 14. Promoting Oxygenation / Kelly Jo Cone -- Skill 14.1 Oxygen Administration -- Skill 14.2 Airway Management: Noninvasive Interventions -- Procedural Guideline 14.1 Peak Expiratory Flow Rate -- Skill 14.3 Chest Physiotherapy -- Skill 14.4 Airway Management: Suctioning -- Skill 14.5 Airway Management: Endotracheal Tube and Tracheostomy Care -- Skill 14.6 Managing Closed Chest Drainage Systems -- UNIT 4 ACTIVITY AND MOBILITY -- 15. Safe Patient Handling, Transfer, and Positioning / Rita Wunderlich -- Skill 15.1 Transfer Techniques -- Procedural Guideline 15.1 Wheelchair Transfer Techniques -- Skill 15.2 Moving and Positioning Patients in Bed -- 16. Exercise and Mobility / Nancy Laplante -- Procedural Guideline 16.1 Range of Motion -- Skill 16.1 Continuous Passive Motion Machine -- Procedural Guideline 16.2 Applying Elastic Stockings and Sequential Compression Device -- Skill 16.2 Assisting with Ambulation -- Skill 16.3 Teaching Use of Canes, Crutches, and Walkers -- 17. Traction, Cast Care, and Immobilization Devices / Wanda Cleveland Dubuisson -- Skill 17.1 Care of the Patient in Skin Traction -- Skill 17.2 Care of the Patient in Skeletal Traction and Pin Site Care -- Skill 17.3 Care of the Patient During Cast Application -- Procedural Guideline 17.1 Care of the Patient During Cast Removal -- Skill 17.4 Care of the Patient with an Immobilization Device---Brace, Splint, or Sling -- UNIT 5 PROMOTING ELIMINATION -- 18. Urinary Elimination / Donna L. Thompson -- Procedural Guideline 18.1 Assisting with Use of a Urinal -- Skill 18.1 Applying a Condom-Type External Catheter -- Procedural Guideline 18.2 Bladder Scan -- Skill 18.2 Insertion of a Straight or Indwelling Catheter -- Skill 18.3 Removal of an Indwelling Catheter -- Procedural Guideline 18.3 Care of an Indwelling Catheter -- Skill 18.4 Suprapubic Catheter Care -- Skill 18.5 Performing Catheter Irrigation -- 19. Bowel Elimination and Gastric Intubation / Anne Griffin Perry -- Procedural Guideline 19.1 Providing a Bedpan -- Skill 19.1 Removing Fecal Impaction -- Skill 19.2 Administering an Enema -- Skill 19.3 Insertion, Maintenance, and Removal of a Nasogastric Tube for Gastric Decompression -- 20. Ostomy Care / Jane Fellows -- Skill 20.1 Pouching a Bowel Diversion -- Skill 20.2 Pouching an Incontinent Urostomy -- Skill 20.3 Catheterizing a Urinary Diversion -- UNIT 6 MEDICATION ADMINISTRATION -- 21. Preparation for Safe Medication Administration / Wendy Ostendorf -- Patient-Centered Care -- Safety -- Pharmacokinetics -- Drug Actions -- Administering Medications -- Evidence-Based Practice Trends -- Distribution Systems -- Medication Administration Record -- The Six Rights of Medication Administration -- Systems of Measurement -- Nursing Process -- Patient and Family Teaching -- Special Handling of Controlled Substances -- 22. Administration of Nonparenteral Medications / Patricia A. Potter -- Skill 22.1 Administering Oral Medications -- Skill 22.2 Administering Medications Through a Feeding Tube -- Skill 22.3 Applying Topical Medications to the Skin -- Skill 22.4 Instilling Eye and Ear Medications -- Skill 22.5 Using Metered-Dose Inhalers -- Procedural Guideline 22.1 Using a Dry Powder Inhaler (DPI) -- Skill 22.6 Using Small-Volume Nebulizers -- Procedural Guideline 22.2 Administering Vaginal Medications -- Procedural Guideline 22.3 Administering Rectal Suppositories -- 23. Administration of Parenteral Medications / Wendy Ostendorf -- Skill 23.1 Preparing Injections: Vials and Ampules -- Procedural Guideline 23.1 Mixing Medications in One Syringe -- Skill 23.2 Administering Subcutaneous Injections -- Skill 23.3 Administering Intramuscular Injections -- Skill 23.4 Administering Intradermal Injections -- Skill 23.5 Administering Medications by Intravenous Bolus -- Skill 23.6 Administering Intravenous Medications by Piggyback, Intermittent Infusion, and Mini-Infusion Pumps -- Skill 23.7 Administering Continuous Subcutaneous Medications -- UNIT 7 DRESSINGS AND WOUND CARE -- 24. Wound Care and Irrigation / Janice C. Colwell -- Procedural Guideline 24.1 Performing a Wound Assessment -- Skill 24.1 Wound Irrigation -- Skill 24.2 Managing Drainage Evacuation -- Skill 24.3 Removing Sutures and Staples -- Skill 24.4 Negative-Pressure Wound Therapy -- 25. Pressure Ulcers / Janice C. Colwell --
  • Contents note continued: Procedural Guideline 25.1 Selection of a Pressure-Reducing Support Surface -- Skill 25.1 Pressure Ulcer Risk Assessment and Prevention Strategies -- Skill 25.2 Treatment of Pressure Ulcers and Wound Management -- 26. Dressings, Bandages, and Binders / Patricia A. Potter -- Skill 26.1 Applying a Gauze Dressing (Dry and Moist-to-Dry) -- Skill 26.2 Applying a Pressure Bandage -- Procedural Guideline 26.1 Applying a Transparent Dressing -- Skill 26.3 Applying Hydrocolloid, Hydrogel, Foam or Absorption Dressings -- Procedural Guideline 26.2 Applying Gauze and Elastic Bandages -- Procedural Guideline 26.3 Applying Abdominal and Breast Binders -- 27. Therapeutic Use of Heat and Cold / Peter R. Miller -- Skill 27.1 Moist Heat -- Skill 27.2 Dry Heat -- Skill 27.3 Cold Applications -- UNIT 8 COMPLEX NURSING INTERVENTIONS -- 28. Intravenous Therapy / Virginia Strootman -- Skill 28.1 Insertion of a Peripheral-Short Intravenous Device -- Skill 28.2 Regulating Intravenous Infusion Flow Rates -- Skill 28.3 Maintenance of Intravenous Site -- Procedural Guideline 28.1 Discontinuing Peripheral-Short Intravenous Access -- Skill 28.4 Administration of Parenteral Nutrition -- Skill 28.5 Transfusion of Blood Products -- 29. Preoperative and Postoperative Care / Rhonda Yancey -- Skill 29.1 Preoperative Assessment -- Skill 29.2 Preoperative Teaching -- Skill 29.3 Physical Preparation for Surgery -- Skill 29.4 Managing the Patient Receiving Moderate Sedation -- Skill 29.5 Providing Immediate Anesthesia Recovery in the Postanesthesia Care Unit (PACU) -- Skill 29.6 Providing Early Postoperative and Convalescent Phase Recovery -- 30. Emergency Measures for Life Support in the Hospital Setting / Nelda K. Martin -- Skill 30.1 Inserting an Oropharyngeal Airway -- Skill 30.2 Using an Automated External Defibrillator -- Skill 30.3 Code Management -- UNIT 9 SUPPORTIVE NURSING INTERVENTIONS -- 31. Palliative Care / Valerie J. Yancey -- Skill 31.1 Supporting Patients and Families in Grief -- Skill 31.2 Care of the Dying Patient -- Skill 31.3 Care of the Body After Death -- 32. Home Care Safety / Nancy Laplante -- Skill 32.1 Home Health Safety and Assessment -- Skill 32.2 Adapting the Home Setting for Clients with Cognitive Deficits -- Skill 32.3 Medication and Medical Device Safety -- APPENDIXES -- A. Answer Key to End-of-Chapter Exercises
Control code
ocn701450149
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
5th ed
Extent
xvii, 755, [37] p.
Isbn
9780323069687
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011005668
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)701450149
Label
Nursing interventions & clinical skills, Anne Griffin Perry, Patricia A. Potter, Martha Keene Elkin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • UNIT 1 QUALITY AND SAFETY IN NURSING PRACTICE -- 1. Using Evidence in Nursing Practice / Patricia A. Potter -- Steps of Evidence-Based Practice -- Evidence in Nursing Skills -- 2. Communication and Collaboration / Jacqueline Raybuck Saleeby -- Skill 1.1 Establishing the Nurse-Patient Relationship -- Skill 2.2 Interviewing -- Skill 2.3 Communicating with Anxious, Angry, Depressed, and Cognitively Impaired Patients -- Procedural Guideline 2.1 Hand-Off Communications -- Procedural Guideline 2.2 SBAR Communication -- 3. Documentation and Informatics / Barbara Maxwell -- Procedural Guideline 3.1 Documenting Nurses' Progress Notes -- Procedural Guideline 3.2 Use of Electronic Health Records -- Procedural Guideline 3.3 Documenting an Incident Occurrence -- 4. Patient Safety and Quality Improvement / Catherine Limbaugh -- Skill 4.1 Fall Prevention -- Skill 4.2 Designing a Restraint-Free Environment -- Skill 4.3 Applying Physical Restraints -- Skill 4.4 Seizure Precautions -- Procedural Guideline 4.1 Fire, Electrical, and Chemical Safety -- Procedural Guideline 4.2 Conducting a Root Cause Analysis -- 5. Infection Control / Ruth Curchoe -- Skill 5.1 Hand Hygiene -- Skill 5.2 Applying Personal Protective Equipment -- Skill 5.3 Caring for Patients Under Isolation Precautions -- Procedural Guideline 5.1 Special Tuberculosis Precautions -- Skill 5.4 Preparing a Sterile Field -- Skill 5.5 Sterile Gloving -- UNIT 2 PATIENT ASSESSMENT SKILLS -- 6. Vital Signs / Susan Jane Fetzer -- Skill 6.1 Measuring Body Temperature -- Skill 6.2 Assessing Apical Pulse -- Skill 6.3 Assessing Radial Pulse -- Procedural Guideline 6.1 Assessing Apical-Radial Pulse Deficit -- Skill 6.4 Assessing Respirations -- Skill 6.5 Assessing Blood Pressure -- Procedural Guideline 6.2 Assessing Blood Pressure Electronically -- Procedural Guideline 6.3 Measuring Oxygen Saturation (Pulse Oximetry) -- 7. Health Assessment / Wendy Ostendorf -- Skill 7.1 General Survey -- Procedural Guideline 7.1 Monitoring Intake and Output -- Skill 7.2 Assessing the Head and Neck -- Skill 7.3 Assessing the Thorax and Lungs -- Skill 7.4 Cardiovascular Assessment -- Skill 7.5 Assessing the Abdomen -- Skill 7.6 Assessing the Genitalia and Rectum -- Skill 7.7 Musculoskeletal and Neurological Assessment -- 8. Specimen Collection / Aurelie Chinn -- Skill 8.1 Urine Specimen Collection---Midstream, Sterile Urinary Catheter -- Procedural Guideline 8.1 Collecting 24-Hour Timed Urine Specimens -- Procedural Guideline 8.2 Urine Screening for Glucose, Ketones, Protein, Blood, and pH -- Skill 8.2 Testing for Gastrointestinal Alterations---Gastroccult Test, Stool Specimen, and Hemoccult Test -- Skill 8.3 Blood Glucose Monitoring -- Skill 8.4 Collecting Blood Specimens---Venipuncture with Syringe, Venipuncture with Vacutainer, and Blood Cultures -- Skill 8.5 Collecting Specimens from the Nose and Throat -- Skill 8.6 Collecting a Sputum Specimen -- Skill 8.7 Obtaining Wound Drainage Specimens for Culture -- 9. Diagnostic Procedures / Anne Griffin Perry -- Skill 9.1 Contrast Media Studies: Arteriogram (Angiogram), Cardiac Catheterization, Intravenous Pyelogram -- Skill 9.2 Care of Patients Undergoing Aspirations: Bone Marrow, Lumbar Puncture, Paracentesis, Thoracentesis -- Skill 9.3 Care of Patients Undergoing Bronchoscopy -- Skill 9.4 Care of Patients Undergoing Gastrointestinal Endoscopy -- UNIT 3 BASIC HUMAN NEEDS -- 10. Promoting Hygiene / Terry L. Wood -- Skill 10.1 Complete Bathing -- Procedural Guideline 10.1 Perineal Care -- Procedural Guideline 10.2 Use of Disposable Bag Bath -- Procedural Guideline 10.3 Oral Care for the Debilitated or Unconscious Patient -- Procedural Guideline 10.4 Care of Dentures -- Procedural Guideline 10.5 Hair Care---Shampooing and Shaving -- Procedural Guideline 10.6 Foot and Nail Care -- Procedural Guideline 10.7 Making an Occupied Bed -- Procedural Guideline 10.8 Making an Unoccupied and Surgical Bed -- 11. Care of the Eye and Ear / Anne Griffin Perry -- Skill 11.1 Eye Irrigation -- Procedural Guideline 11.1 Eye Care for the Comatose Patient -- Procedural Guideline 11.2 Caring for an Eye Prosthesis -- Skill 11.2 Ear Irrigation -- Skill 11.3 Caring for a Hearing Aid -- 12. Promoting Nutrition / Patricia A. Potter -- Skill 12.1 Feeding Dependent Patients -- Skill 12.2 Aspiration Precautions -- Skill 12.3 Insertion and Removal of a Small-Bore Feeding Tube -- Skill 12.4 Verifying Feeding Tube Placement and Irrigation -- Skill 12.5 Administering Tube Feedings via Nasogastric, Gastrostomy, and Jejunostomy Tubes -- Procedural Guideline 12.1 Site Care of Enteral Feeding Tubes -- 13. Fain Management / Patricia A. Potter -- Skill 13.1 Nonpharmacological Pain Management -- Procedural Guideline 13.1 Relaxation and Guided Imagery -- Skill 13.2 Pharmacological Pain Management -- Skill 13.3 Patient-Controlled Analgesia -- Skill 13.4 Epidural Analgesia -- Skill 13.5 Local Anesthetic Infusion Pump for Analgesia -- 14. Promoting Oxygenation / Kelly Jo Cone -- Skill 14.1 Oxygen Administration -- Skill 14.2 Airway Management: Noninvasive Interventions -- Procedural Guideline 14.1 Peak Expiratory Flow Rate -- Skill 14.3 Chest Physiotherapy -- Skill 14.4 Airway Management: Suctioning -- Skill 14.5 Airway Management: Endotracheal Tube and Tracheostomy Care -- Skill 14.6 Managing Closed Chest Drainage Systems -- UNIT 4 ACTIVITY AND MOBILITY -- 15. Safe Patient Handling, Transfer, and Positioning / Rita Wunderlich -- Skill 15.1 Transfer Techniques -- Procedural Guideline 15.1 Wheelchair Transfer Techniques -- Skill 15.2 Moving and Positioning Patients in Bed -- 16. Exercise and Mobility / Nancy Laplante -- Procedural Guideline 16.1 Range of Motion -- Skill 16.1 Continuous Passive Motion Machine -- Procedural Guideline 16.2 Applying Elastic Stockings and Sequential Compression Device -- Skill 16.2 Assisting with Ambulation -- Skill 16.3 Teaching Use of Canes, Crutches, and Walkers -- 17. Traction, Cast Care, and Immobilization Devices / Wanda Cleveland Dubuisson -- Skill 17.1 Care of the Patient in Skin Traction -- Skill 17.2 Care of the Patient in Skeletal Traction and Pin Site Care -- Skill 17.3 Care of the Patient During Cast Application -- Procedural Guideline 17.1 Care of the Patient During Cast Removal -- Skill 17.4 Care of the Patient with an Immobilization Device---Brace, Splint, or Sling -- UNIT 5 PROMOTING ELIMINATION -- 18. Urinary Elimination / Donna L. Thompson -- Procedural Guideline 18.1 Assisting with Use of a Urinal -- Skill 18.1 Applying a Condom-Type External Catheter -- Procedural Guideline 18.2 Bladder Scan -- Skill 18.2 Insertion of a Straight or Indwelling Catheter -- Skill 18.3 Removal of an Indwelling Catheter -- Procedural Guideline 18.3 Care of an Indwelling Catheter -- Skill 18.4 Suprapubic Catheter Care -- Skill 18.5 Performing Catheter Irrigation -- 19. Bowel Elimination and Gastric Intubation / Anne Griffin Perry -- Procedural Guideline 19.1 Providing a Bedpan -- Skill 19.1 Removing Fecal Impaction -- Skill 19.2 Administering an Enema -- Skill 19.3 Insertion, Maintenance, and Removal of a Nasogastric Tube for Gastric Decompression -- 20. Ostomy Care / Jane Fellows -- Skill 20.1 Pouching a Bowel Diversion -- Skill 20.2 Pouching an Incontinent Urostomy -- Skill 20.3 Catheterizing a Urinary Diversion -- UNIT 6 MEDICATION ADMINISTRATION -- 21. Preparation for Safe Medication Administration / Wendy Ostendorf -- Patient-Centered Care -- Safety -- Pharmacokinetics -- Drug Actions -- Administering Medications -- Evidence-Based Practice Trends -- Distribution Systems -- Medication Administration Record -- The Six Rights of Medication Administration -- Systems of Measurement -- Nursing Process -- Patient and Family Teaching -- Special Handling of Controlled Substances -- 22. Administration of Nonparenteral Medications / Patricia A. Potter -- Skill 22.1 Administering Oral Medications -- Skill 22.2 Administering Medications Through a Feeding Tube -- Skill 22.3 Applying Topical Medications to the Skin -- Skill 22.4 Instilling Eye and Ear Medications -- Skill 22.5 Using Metered-Dose Inhalers -- Procedural Guideline 22.1 Using a Dry Powder Inhaler (DPI) -- Skill 22.6 Using Small-Volume Nebulizers -- Procedural Guideline 22.2 Administering Vaginal Medications -- Procedural Guideline 22.3 Administering Rectal Suppositories -- 23. Administration of Parenteral Medications / Wendy Ostendorf -- Skill 23.1 Preparing Injections: Vials and Ampules -- Procedural Guideline 23.1 Mixing Medications in One Syringe -- Skill 23.2 Administering Subcutaneous Injections -- Skill 23.3 Administering Intramuscular Injections -- Skill 23.4 Administering Intradermal Injections -- Skill 23.5 Administering Medications by Intravenous Bolus -- Skill 23.6 Administering Intravenous Medications by Piggyback, Intermittent Infusion, and Mini-Infusion Pumps -- Skill 23.7 Administering Continuous Subcutaneous Medications -- UNIT 7 DRESSINGS AND WOUND CARE -- 24. Wound Care and Irrigation / Janice C. Colwell -- Procedural Guideline 24.1 Performing a Wound Assessment -- Skill 24.1 Wound Irrigation -- Skill 24.2 Managing Drainage Evacuation -- Skill 24.3 Removing Sutures and Staples -- Skill 24.4 Negative-Pressure Wound Therapy -- 25. Pressure Ulcers / Janice C. Colwell --
  • Contents note continued: Procedural Guideline 25.1 Selection of a Pressure-Reducing Support Surface -- Skill 25.1 Pressure Ulcer Risk Assessment and Prevention Strategies -- Skill 25.2 Treatment of Pressure Ulcers and Wound Management -- 26. Dressings, Bandages, and Binders / Patricia A. Potter -- Skill 26.1 Applying a Gauze Dressing (Dry and Moist-to-Dry) -- Skill 26.2 Applying a Pressure Bandage -- Procedural Guideline 26.1 Applying a Transparent Dressing -- Skill 26.3 Applying Hydrocolloid, Hydrogel, Foam or Absorption Dressings -- Procedural Guideline 26.2 Applying Gauze and Elastic Bandages -- Procedural Guideline 26.3 Applying Abdominal and Breast Binders -- 27. Therapeutic Use of Heat and Cold / Peter R. Miller -- Skill 27.1 Moist Heat -- Skill 27.2 Dry Heat -- Skill 27.3 Cold Applications -- UNIT 8 COMPLEX NURSING INTERVENTIONS -- 28. Intravenous Therapy / Virginia Strootman -- Skill 28.1 Insertion of a Peripheral-Short Intravenous Device -- Skill 28.2 Regulating Intravenous Infusion Flow Rates -- Skill 28.3 Maintenance of Intravenous Site -- Procedural Guideline 28.1 Discontinuing Peripheral-Short Intravenous Access -- Skill 28.4 Administration of Parenteral Nutrition -- Skill 28.5 Transfusion of Blood Products -- 29. Preoperative and Postoperative Care / Rhonda Yancey -- Skill 29.1 Preoperative Assessment -- Skill 29.2 Preoperative Teaching -- Skill 29.3 Physical Preparation for Surgery -- Skill 29.4 Managing the Patient Receiving Moderate Sedation -- Skill 29.5 Providing Immediate Anesthesia Recovery in the Postanesthesia Care Unit (PACU) -- Skill 29.6 Providing Early Postoperative and Convalescent Phase Recovery -- 30. Emergency Measures for Life Support in the Hospital Setting / Nelda K. Martin -- Skill 30.1 Inserting an Oropharyngeal Airway -- Skill 30.2 Using an Automated External Defibrillator -- Skill 30.3 Code Management -- UNIT 9 SUPPORTIVE NURSING INTERVENTIONS -- 31. Palliative Care / Valerie J. Yancey -- Skill 31.1 Supporting Patients and Families in Grief -- Skill 31.2 Care of the Dying Patient -- Skill 31.3 Care of the Body After Death -- 32. Home Care Safety / Nancy Laplante -- Skill 32.1 Home Health Safety and Assessment -- Skill 32.2 Adapting the Home Setting for Clients with Cognitive Deficits -- Skill 32.3 Medication and Medical Device Safety -- APPENDIXES -- A. Answer Key to End-of-Chapter Exercises
Control code
ocn701450149
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
5th ed
Extent
xvii, 755, [37] p.
Isbn
9780323069687
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011005668
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)701450149

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