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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While in the liver , the drugs are metabolized , so that some of the active drug is
inactivated before it is delivered to the tissue receptors . This effect explains the
discrepancy between intravenous and oral doses . 55 The oral route is not
The intravenous route is used during the resuscitation and critical care phases
and the early part of the intermediate phase of the trauma cycle . By the time the
patient reaches the intermediate phase , the pain is manageable by other routes .
Therefore the addition of a benzodiazepine can be considered to avoid the need
for large haloperidol doses . intravenous route is not FDA approved , there is
extensive literature demonstrating its safe and effective use . For the severely ...
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