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Oxford handbook of surgical nursing

Author: Alison Smith; Maria Kisiel; Mark Radford
Publisher: Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2016.
Series: Oxford handbooks in nursing.; Oxford medical publications.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Concise, practical, and packed full of clinical information, the Oxford Handbook of Surgical Nursing is the essential resource for all those working in nursing practice surgery and its sub-specialties. Easily-accessible, this handbook provides all of the information and practical advice needed to care effectively and professionally for surgical patients. This handbook provides a thorough introduction to the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Handbook
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alison Smith; Maria Kisiel; Mark Radford
ISBN: 9780199642663 0199642664 9780191502903 0191502901
OCLC Number: 952159469
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xvii, 766 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm.
Contents: 1. Introduction to the surgical patient --
2. Managing the surgical ward --
3. Surgical care models --
4. Pre-operative assessment and preparation --
5. Pre-operative optimization --
6. Transfer to other departments or theatre --
7. Intraoperative care --
8. Ward post-operative care --
9. Pain management --
10. Nutrition and hydration --
11. Transfusion of blood products --
12. Wound care --
13. Skin assessment --
14. Infection: prevention, control, and treatment --
15. Post-operative complications --
16. Surgical Nursing Procedures --
17. Opthalmology --
18. Upper gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary surgery --
19. Colorectal and lower gastrointestinal surgery --
20. Trauma and orthopaedics --
21. Vascular surgery --
22. Urology and renal --
23. Neurological and spinal surgery --
24. Burns and plastic surgery --
25. Thoracic surgery --
26. Cardiac surgery --
27. Breast surgery --
28. Gynaecological surgery.
Series Title: Oxford handbooks in nursing.; Oxford medical publications.
Other Titles: Handbook of surgical nursing
Surgical nursing
Responsibility: edited by Alison Smith, Maria Kisiel, Mark Radford.

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The Oxford Handbook of Surgical Nursing provides a practical, easily accessible, concise, and up-to-date evidence-based guide relating to all the core elements of surgical care, including detailed  Read more...

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From admission to discharge the book is panoramic, and it is a signal achievement of the authors to have packed it all into one solid handbook. * Jim Young, Glycosmedia.com *

 
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