Nurse's Rapid Reference

Nurses Rapid Reference 9780781787420
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Author(s): Springhouse 
Publication Date: Apr 4, 2008
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ISBN/ISSN: 9780781787420
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Description

Nurse's Rapid Reference is the all-in-one portable handbook that every practicing nurse needs to expertly perform everyday nursing skills with ease and confidence. Organized and designed for quick reference, the book presents the most important information on 125 diseases, 48 treatments, 48 diagnostic tests, 42 procedures, 75 signs and symptoms, and 75 drugs.

Easy-to-use tabs help nurses in various clinical settings find what they're looking for fast. Each topic is presented on one page or two-page spread, with easy-to-see heads, concise, bulleted text, and quick-scanning charts, graphs, and illustrations. Icons highlight nursing alerts and age considerations.

Features

--Portable reference
--Covers 125 common diseases, 48 treatments, 48 diagnostic tests, 42 procedures, 75 signs and symptoms, and 75 drugs
--Formatted to provide quick access to information
--Bleed tabs for easy reference
--"Age considerations" that ensure nurses provide age-appropriate care
--"Nursing alerts" clearly called out in text
--Appendices on common lab values and arrhythmias

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Specs

  • Product Format: Flexible Binding
  • ISBN: 9780781787420
  • Trim Size: 5.25 x 8.375
  • Pages: 768
  • Pub Date: Apr 4, 2008
  • Weight: 2.0

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Table of contents

Contributors and consultants

I Disorders
II Treatments
III Procedures
IV Diagnostic tests
V Signs & symptoms
VI Drugs

Appendices

Common laboratory values

Quick guide to arrhythmias

Selected references

Index