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The Resource Oxford handbook of gastrointestinal nursing, edited by Christine Norton [and others], (electronic resource)

Oxford handbook of gastrointestinal nursing, edited by Christine Norton [and others], (electronic resource)

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Oxford handbook of gastrointestinal nursing
Title
Oxford handbook of gastrointestinal nursing
Statement of responsibility
edited by Christine Norton [and others]
Title variation
  • Handbook of gastrointestinal nursing
  • Gastrointestinal nursing
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The role of the gastrointestinal (GI) nurse has changed considerably over recent years. The development of endoscopic equipment has resulted in a demand for skilled nurses to perform procedures which, in the past, were carried out by doctors. In addition, nurses now commonly perform diagnostic tests and prescribe specific drugs in gastroenterology, and the widespread recognition of the need for psychosocial support for gastrointestinal patients, in areas such as Irritable BowelSyndrome (IBS), has seen a large increase in the number of GI nurse consultants, nurse specialists, and nurse practiti
Member of
Dewey number
616.330231
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Norton, Christine
Series statement
Oxford handbooks in nursing
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Gastrointestinal system
Label
Oxford handbook of gastrointestinal nursing, edited by Christine Norton [and others], (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
SECTION 1- GASTROINTESTINAL NURSING; 1. Overview of the gut and its function; 2. Nursing care of gastrointestinal patients; 3. Nursing specialities in GI practice; 4. Imaging the GI tract investigations; 5. Nutrition; 6. Clinical nutrition; 7. Endoscopy; 8. Stoma Care; SECTION 2- THE GUT; 9. Oesophagus and stomach; 10. Small bowel; 11. Liver; 12. Pancreas; 13. Gall bladder and biliary system; 14. Colon; 15. Rectum and anus; SECTION 3- OTHER GUT PROBLEMS; 16. Inflammatory bowel disease; 17. Neurological bowel care; 18. Paediatric bowel care; 19. Bowel care and vulnerable groups; 20. Complementary therapies in bowel disorders; 21. Pain management; 22. Gastointestinal emergencies; APPENDICES; Appendix 1 Drugs in gastrointestinal nursing; Appendix 2 Sources of information and useful addresses
Control code
ocn801404365
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 734 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191559457
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unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)801404365
Label
Oxford handbook of gastrointestinal nursing, edited by Christine Norton [and others], (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
SECTION 1- GASTROINTESTINAL NURSING; 1. Overview of the gut and its function; 2. Nursing care of gastrointestinal patients; 3. Nursing specialities in GI practice; 4. Imaging the GI tract investigations; 5. Nutrition; 6. Clinical nutrition; 7. Endoscopy; 8. Stoma Care; SECTION 2- THE GUT; 9. Oesophagus and stomach; 10. Small bowel; 11. Liver; 12. Pancreas; 13. Gall bladder and biliary system; 14. Colon; 15. Rectum and anus; SECTION 3- OTHER GUT PROBLEMS; 16. Inflammatory bowel disease; 17. Neurological bowel care; 18. Paediatric bowel care; 19. Bowel care and vulnerable groups; 20. Complementary therapies in bowel disorders; 21. Pain management; 22. Gastointestinal emergencies; APPENDICES; Appendix 1 Drugs in gastrointestinal nursing; Appendix 2 Sources of information and useful addresses
Control code
ocn801404365
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 734 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191559457
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)801404365

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