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Title Emergency nursing at a glance / edited by Natalie Holbery, Paul Newcombe.
Imprint Chichester, West Sussex : Wiley Blackwell, 2016.
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 SMHS Library RPH  616.0250231 EME 2016    AVAILABLE


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Call # 616.0250231
Phys. Description ix, 171 pages : illustrations : 27 cm.
Series At a glance
At a glance series (Oxford, England)
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The context of emergency nursing -- Pre-hospital care -- Triage -- The ̀ABCDE' approach -- Track and trigger systems -- Pain --Airway assessment and management -- Assessment of breathing -- Oxygen therapy -- Respiratory conditions -- Assessment of circulation -- Circulation interventions -- Shock -- 12-lead electrocardiogram (ECG) -- Cardiac arrhythmias -- Acute coronary syndromes (ACS) -- Heart failure -- Advanced life support (ALS) -- Assessment of neurological function -- The unconscious patient -- Stroke -- Seizures -- Headache -- Abdominal pain -- Gastrointestinal bleed -- Genitourinary conditions -- Acute kidney injury (AKI) -- Diabetic emergencies -- Obstetrics and gynaecology -- Poisoning: assessment and management -- Poisoning: prescription and non-prescription drug -- Poisoning: Other substances -- Alcohol misuse -- Infectious diseases -- Notifiable diseases -- Sexually transmitted infections (STI) -- Domestic abuse -- Sexual assault -- The mental health patient in the emergency department (ED) -- Risk assessment, self-harm and suicide -- Common mental health problems -- The patient with dementia -- The patient with an intellectual disability -- Children in the emergency department (ED) -- Safeguarding children -- Recognising the sick child -- Common illnesses in children -- Paediatric advanced life support -- Minor injuries in children -- Lower limb Injuries -- Upper limb injuries -- Wounds -- Eye conditions -- Ear, nose and throat conditions -- Trauma in context -- Primary survey -- Head and spinal injury -- Chest trauma -- Limb injuries -- Abdominal and pelvic trauma -- Massive haemorrhage -- Burns -- Trauma: special circumstances -- Trauma in children -- Major incident -- Patient transfer -- End of life care.
Subject Emergency Nursing.
Emergency Service, Hospital.
Emergency Treatment -- nursing.
Genre Handbooks.
Other Number 2015033634
Alt Author Holbery, Natalie, editor.
Newcombe, Paul, editor.
ISBN 9781118867679 (pbk.)