Medical-Surgical Nursing at a Glance
Medical-Surgical Nursing at a Glance is the perfect companion for study and revision for nursing and healthcare students from the publishers of the market-leading at a Glance series. This easy-to-read, accessible guide brings together all the key principles of caring for patients with medical and surgical needs. Highly visual, each topic is covered in one two-page spread, making it easy to quickly read up on key information and grasp the essentials of the key aspects of caring for the adult patient.
Medical-Surgical Nursing at a Glance is ideal for nursing students looking for a clear and visual summary of care of the adult patient.
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... Patient-centred care 10 Team working 12 1 2 3 4 5 6 General care 15 7 Health assessment 16 8 Intravenous therapy 18 9 Blood transfusion 20 10 Nutrition 22 11 Pain 24 12 Infection prevention and control: I 26 13 Infection prevention and ...
... patient. Telehealth is being increasingly used in providing healthcare along with the implementation of the electronic patient record. Despite these changes, caring, kindness and compassion remain central to the role of the medical or ...
... is nursing? 2 2 The 6 Cs 4 3 Accountability and responsibility 6 4 Risk and safety 8 5 Patient-centred care 10 6 Team working 12 Part 1 1 What is Nursing? Figure 1.1 Three denitions of nursing. 1 Part 1 Nursing practice.
... patient and health systems management, and education are also key nursing roles The American Nurses Association Nursing is the protection, promotion, and optimization of health and abilities, prevention of illness and injury ...
Part 2 General care
Part 3 Medical nursing
Part 4 Surgical nursing
Glossary of Terms