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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TABLE 17-4 Comparison of Opioid Adverse Effects LE Analgesia ++ ++ Emesis
Respiratory Depression ++ Constipation ++ Sedation ++ ++ + ++ + ++ + ++ + nr
Drug Morphine Hydromorphone Meperidine Fentanyl Sufentanil Alfentanil ...
Codeine is structurally related to morphine and exerts its analgesic effect through
demethylation to morphine . ... Low doses of intravenous naloxone reverse the
side effects of epidurally administered opioids without necessarily reversing the ...
128 Inhaled or smoked cocaine also has detrimental effects on the bronchial
mucosa and ciliary - mucous clearance ... Digestive tract responses to nicotine
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