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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In addition , patients with significant penetrating torso trauma often have
substantial perfusion abnormalities despite normal vital signs . In patients such
as these , insertion of a pulmonary artery catheter can help define the
The fibrin clot , in addition to hemostasis , provides a scaffold for the migration
and proliferation of cells.5-8 As platelets degranulate , their a - granules release
cytokines and growth factors , which aid in the wound healing process .
In addition , families reported that the most distressing problems when caring for
the head - injured family member was dealing with mood disturbances such as
anxiety , lability of emotion , anger , depression , and aggression . " It was found ...
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