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Introduction to Critical Care Nursing - With CD

Introduction to Critical Care Nursing - With CD - 4th edition

ISBN13: 978-0721605203

Cover of Introduction to Critical Care Nursing - With CD 4TH 05 (ISBN 978-0721605203)
ISBN13: 978-0721605203
ISBN10: 0721605206
Cover type: Hardback
Edition/Copyright: 4TH 05
Publisher: W.B. Saunders Co.
Published: 2005
International: No

List price: $81.95

Introduction to Critical Care Nursing - With CD - 4TH 05 edition

ISBN13: 978-0721605203

Mary Lou Sole, Deborah Goldenberg Klein and Marthe J. Moseley

ISBN13: 978-0721605203
ISBN10: 0721605206
Cover type: Hardback
Edition/Copyright: 4TH 05
Publisher: W.B. Saunders Co.

Published: 2005
International: No
Summary

The 4th edition provides a solid foundation in the concepts, assessment, and technical skills of critical care nursing. It includes an entire section focusing on skills that every critical care nurse needs to use, such as ventilatory assistance and hemodynamic monitoring. The text also provides real-life case studies to help readers understand how concepts apply to critical care practice. New chapters on the hot areas of Nutrition and Comfort and Sedation reflect the real-world challenges of the critical care nurse. Introduction to Critical Care Nursing, 4th Edition also comes with a companion website with self-study exercises. Ideal for students as well as experienced nurses new to critical care. Instructor resources available; contact your sales representative for details.

Table of Contents

PART ONE: FUNDAMENTAL CONCEPTS

Chapter 1: Overview of Critical Care Nursing
Chapter 2: Individual and Family Response to the Critical Care Experience
Chapter 3: Ethical and Legal Issues in Critical Care Nursing

PART TWO: TOOLS FOR THE CRITICAL CARE NURSE

NEW Chapter 4: Comfort and Sedation
NEW Chapter 5: Nutritional Support
Chapter 6: Dysrhythmia Interpretation
Chapter 7: Hemodynamic Monitoring
Chapter 8: Ventilatory Assistance
Chapter 9: Code Management

PART THREE: NURSING CARE DURING CRITICAL CARE

Chapter 10: Shock and Sepsis
Chapter 11: Cardiovascular Alterations
Chapter 12: Nervous System Alterations
Chapter 13: Acute Respiratory Failure
Chapter 14: Acute Renal Failure
Chapter 15: Hematological and Immune Disorders
Chapter 16: Gastrointestinal Alterations
Chapter 17: Endocrine Alterations
Chapter 18: Surgical and Trauma Management
Chapter 19: Burns