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Acute nursing care : recognising and responding to medical emergencies

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Ian Peate and Helen Dutton. (2nd ed.) --London, UK: Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group , c2021.
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Using a body systems approach, and fully updated in light of new NEWS2 and NMC future nurse standards, as well as acknowledging the challenges faced by people with delirium in acute care settings, the second edition of this book provides a comprehensive overview of the essential issues in this important subject. Topics covered include recognition and identification of physiological and mental deterioration in adults; identification of disordered physiology that may lead to a medical emergency …
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Peate, Ian
Other Authors
Dutton, Helen
Responsibility
Ian Peate and Helen Dutton
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
London, UK
Publisher
Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group
Date of Publication
c2021
Physical Description
1 online resource
ISBN
9781138352001
Subjects (MeSH)
Emergencies - nursing
Emergency Nursing - methods
Nursing Assessment
Specialty
Emergency Medicine
Nursing
Abstract
Using a body systems approach, and fully updated in light of new NEWS2 and NMC future nurse standards, as well as acknowledging the challenges faced by people with delirium in acute care settings, the second edition of this book provides a comprehensive overview of the essential issues in this important subject. Topics covered include recognition and identification of physiological and mental deterioration in adults; identification of disordered physiology that may lead to a medical emergency linked to deterioration of normal function; relevant anatomy and physiology; pathophysiological changes and actions that need to be taken; immediate recognition and response; investigations, diagnosis and management issues; and teaching and preventative strategies.
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e-Book
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Compact clinical guide to critical care, trauma and emergency pain management : an evidence-based approach for nurses

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Liza Marmo, Yvonne D'Arcy ; series editor Yvonne D’Arcy. --New York, NY: Springer Publishing Company , c2013.
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Author
Marmo, Liza
Other Authors
D’Arcy, Yvonne
Responsibility
Liza Marmo, Yvonne D'Arcy ; series editor Yvonne D’Arcy
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer Publishing Company
Date of Publication
c2013
Physical Description
1 online resource (xi, 360 p.)
Series Title
Compact clinical guide series
ISBN
9780826108081
Subjects (MeSH)
Emergencies - nursing
Evidence-Based Nursing
Pain management - nursing
Wounds and Injuries - nursing
Contents
The problem of pain in the critically ill -- Physiologic response and metabolic response to pain -- The art and science of pain assessment -- Assessment tools for the critically ill patient -- Assessment of pain in specialty populations -- Medication management with nonopioid medications -- Opioid analgesics -- Coanalgesics for additive pain relief -- The effect of opioid polymorphisms and patient response to medications -- Complementary and integrative therapies for pain management -- Surgical and procedural pain management -- Using patient controlled analgesia (PCA) in critical care -- Regional techniques and epidural analgesia for pain relief in critical care -- Managing pain in cardio-thoracic critical care patients -- Managing patient pain in the medical ICU -- Managing pain in the patient presenting to the emergency department -- Managing pain in the injured patient -- Special pain populations -- Pain, addiction, and opioid dependency in critical care patients.
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Fast facts for the ER nurse : guide to a successful emergency department orientation

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Jennifer R. Buettner. (4th ed.) --New York, NY: Springer Publishing Company , c2022.
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This is a book designed for real emergency department (ED) nurses by a real ED nurse. It is a quick reference book intended to aid your day-to-day ED orientation process with your preceptor and to guide you through the most common illnesses seen in the ED.
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Author
Buettner, Jennifer R.
Responsibility
Jennifer R. Buettner
Edition
4th ed.
Alternate Title
Fast facts for the emergency room nurse
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer Publishing Company
Date of Publication
c2022
Physical Description
1 online resource
ISBN
9780826152169
Subjects (MeSH)
Critical Illness - nursing
Emergencies - nursing
Emergency Nursing - methods
Specialty
Emergency Medicine
Nursing
Abstract
This is a book designed for real emergency department (ED) nurses by a real ED nurse. It is a quick reference book intended to aid your day-to-day ED orientation process with your preceptor and to guide you through the most common illnesses seen in the ED.
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e-Book
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ICU/ER facts made incredibly quick

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Moreau, David. --Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , c2011.
Call Number
WY 49 I61 2011
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Call Number
WY 49 I61 2011
Author
Moreau, David
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Date of Publication
c2011
Physical Description
1 v. (unpaged)
ISBN
9781608310999
Subjects (MeSH)
Critical Care - Handbooks
Emergencies - nursing - Handbooks
Format
Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Oxford handbook of primary care and community nursing

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edited by Judy Brook, Caroline McGraw and Val Thurtle. (3rd ed.) --Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press , c2021.
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Concise and comprehensive, this handbook provides the reader with both evidence-based clinical knowledge as well as the organizational structure of community health services. Chapters range from common adult and child health problems, to more specific targeted advice for service users with extra needs and people with long-term conditions.
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Brook, Judy
McGraw, Caroline
Responsibility
edited by Judy Brook, Caroline McGraw and Val Thurtle
Edition
3rd ed.
Alternate Title
Oxford handbook of primary care & community nursing
Primary care and community nursing
Place of Publication
Oxford, UK
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Date of Publication
c2021
Physical Description
1 online resource, 878 p.
Series
Oxford handbook in nursing
ISBN
9780198831822
Subjects (MeSH)
Critical Illness - nursing
Emergencies - nursing
Emergency Nursing - methods
Specialty
Community Medicine
Health Services Administration
Abstract
Concise and comprehensive, this handbook provides the reader with both evidence-based clinical knowledge as well as the organizational structure of community health services. Chapters range from common adult and child health problems, to more specific targeted advice for service users with extra needs and people with long-term conditions.
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e-Book
Location
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Sheehy's emergency nursing : principles and practice

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Newberry, Lorene. (5th ed.) --Saint Louis, MO: Mosby , 2003.
Call Number
WY 154 N534s 2003
Location
Dickson Building
Call Number
WY 154 N534s 2003
Author
Newberry, Lorene
Edition
5th ed.
Place of Publication
Saint Louis, MO
Publisher
Mosby
Date of Publication
2003
Physical Description
833 p.
ISBN
0323016847
Subjects (MeSH)
Emergencies - nursing
Emergency Nursing
Format
Book
Location
Dickson Building
Copies
2
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Trauma nursing : from resuscitation through rehabilitation

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[edited by] Virginia D. Cardona...[et al.]. --Philadelphia, PA: W.B. Saunders , 1988.
Call Number
WY 154 T777 1988 RES
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Sub-Location
RESERVE
Call Number
WY 154 T777 1988 RES
Author
Cardona, Virginia D.
Responsibility
[edited by] Virginia D. Cardona...[et al.]
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
W.B. Saunders
Date of Publication
1988
Physical Description
900 p. : ill.
ISBN
721625584
Subjects (MeSH)
Emergencies - nursing
Wounds and Injuries - nursing
Notes
Valerie Eden's personal copy.
Format
Book
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Sub-Location
RESERVE
Copies
1
Loan Period
2 weeks
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