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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Side - impact collisions produce contralateral neck sprains , cervical fractures ,
head injuries , lacerations to the soft tissues ... Ejection from the vehicle produces
a multitude of injuries , such as penetrating impalement wounds , head injuries ...
Crush and high - velocity injuries produce multiple comminuted areas as well as
soft - tissue damage . Indirect trauma also can produce fractures.26 Traction
injuries usually involve tendons pulling pieces of bone away at their attachments
Burning and cramping are perceived output messages as the attempt to produce
movement persists . 24 PAIN MECHANISMS Theories about the origin of pain
have evolved from simplistic concepts to intricate systems involving the interplay
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