This simple, concise book covers: why physiological factors change and how actions by the ward nurse can improve patient outcomes; sepsis; shock; pain management; tracheostomy care, central line management; cardiac monitoring; and patient assessment. Using diagrams and flow charts as well as highlighted learning points, it provides a simple and concise approach that offers readers an opportunity to put theory into practice and directly improve outcome in the critically ill adult.
Pauleen Pratt is a Consultant Nurse in Critical Care at the University Hospital of Leicester.
Mark Allen Group
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Medical Nursing & Ancillary Services
Fundamental Aspects of Nursing
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Quay Books,a division of Mark Allen Publishing Ltd