Nursing Procedures Made Incredible Easy!

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Item#: 9781496300416
Edition 02
Author Lippincott
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Perform nursing procedures safely and accurately, with the freshly updatedNursing Procedures Made Incredibly Easy, Second Edition. Written in the popular, lightheartedIncredibly Easystyle, this comprehensive guide offers expert, step-by-step direction on a
oad range of fundamental and system-based nursing procedures. This enjoyable way to learn nursing's best practices will help you stay up-to-date with the latest in technology, nursing standards, NCLEX preparation, and safe, quality care.·NEWand updated content offers:o crucial patient care methodso current nursing practice guidelineso directions for using the latest medical technologyo directions for ensuring patient safety and providing quality care· Coverage of topics including:oFundamental nursing procedures- Easy-to-follow algorithms for a patient's entire hospital stay, from intake to discharge, including surgical careoSpecimen collection- Clear directions on collecting blood, urine, and other specimensoPhysical treatments- Techniques for heat and cold application, baths, support devices, wound care, drug administration, I.V. therapy, and moreoSystem-based procedures- Directions on procedures for all body systems·Clear directionto meet the needs of your maternal, neonatal, and pediatric patients· Easy-to-follow format for each procedure - Quick-skim paragraphs and bulleted lists specify equipment, step-by-step instructions, and practice pointers· Nursing procedures guides such as comparing biological dressings and assessing pressure ulcers· Special features:oJust the facts- Outline of chapter content at start of every chapteroWrite it down- Essential documentation points for each procedureoAges and stages- Issues where patient's age impacts a procedureoHandle with care- Patient care tips for elderly, pediatric, and bariatric patientsoMemory joggers- Simple tricks for remembering complex conceptsoWarning- Possible dangers, risks, complications, or contraindications associated with a particular procedureoQuick Quiz- Questions & Answers at the end of every chapter