Trauma Nursing: From Resuscitation Through Rehabilitation, Volume 777
Saunders, 2002 - 881 pages
Now with updated diagnostic and treatment methods, this book offers more complete and detailed coverage than any other trauma nursing text. Chapters provide detailed instruction on the best ways to respond during all phases of the cycle of trauma from prevention and resuscitation through critical care and rehabilitation. A team of expert contributors guides readers through specific injuries and their treatments. They identify and describe the nursing skills necessary to provide the best care for your clients. Updated content reflects new research-based findings, includes expanded content on pain management, and three new chapters on performance improvement in trauma care, injury prevention, and prehospital care. Critical Care Nursing Quarterly says the new 3rd edition continues to be the comprehensive resource for trauma nursing.
- Comprehensive and in-depth coverage of trauma nursing issues.
-- New chapter on performance improvement in trauma car
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PROGRESSIVE PHYSICAL ACTIVITY The effects of activity on wound healing
are not well documented . ... At the same time , any activity that the patient can
tolerate ( e.g. , turning ) is likely to be beneficial through indirect cardiopulmonary
Promoting muscle activity , both initially as passive activity and later as more
strenuous activity , may improve muscle function and growth . Frequent passive
exercises should be incorporated into the patient's daily activities . The physical ...
The activity is typically performed safely , without modification , assistive devices
or aids , and within reasonable time . 6 Modified independence . The activity
requires an assistive device , more than reasonable time , or is not performed
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