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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Another aspect of the clinical neurologic examination involves evaluation of the
cranial nerve functions . Table 19-2 lists the 12 pairs of cranial nerves , their site
of origination , their function , and anticipated deficit in the presence of altered ...
TABLE 19-3 Pupil Abnormalities Related to Specific Areas of Brain Dysfunction
Pupil Findings Related Brain Dysfunction Fixed and dilated pupil Ipsilateral
oculomotor nerve ( cranial nerve III ) compression or injury Bilateral fixed and
nerve ( cranial nerve IV ) enables the eye to look inward and downward . Eye
movements are observed to determine if the eyes move together or conjugately .
Gaze deviations , which are often associated with lesions in specific areas of the
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