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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Possible life - threatening complications that often occur in this phase demand
early detection for prevention or treatment to increase chances of survival .
Ongoing assessment data act as validating criteria for accurate diagnoses and ...
Planning for discharge begins early in the critical care phase . Often the need for
a rehabilitation facility or long - term ventilator unit is evident early in this phase .
Collaborative discussions and plans with the family , discharge planner , case ...
Traumatic brain injury can trigger the onset of seizures , which may occur
immediately ( i.e. , within hours of injury ) , early ( i.e. , within 7 days of trauma ) ,
or late ( i.e. , more than 7 days after injury ) . Severity of brain injury is a powerful
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