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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Dislocation injury , a result of extreme flexion force , occurs when one vertebrae
subluxates over another , often resulting in unilateral or bilateral facet dislocation
. The injury is staged based on the degree of vertebral involvement ( fracture and
Missed urethral injuries in the female patient result in severe complications ,
which include sepsis and necrotizing infection . " A delayed diagnosis in the
female patient results in incontinence , ureterovaginal fistulae , urethral
Further , it may be difficult to determine whether physical findings are the result of
trauma or the substance abuse.151 It is imperative that complete assessment of
the trauma patient be accomplished systematically and rapidly . Physical ...
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