AACN Essentials of Progressive Care Nursing (3rd Edition) by Suzanne Burns

By Suzanne Burns

Concise but thorough counsel on how one can appropriately and effectively take care of grownup revolutionary care sufferers and their households

Endorsed by means of the yankee organization of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) and written by way of best medical specialists in acute and innovative care nursing, this textbook covers all of the must-know info at the care of grownup innovative care sufferers and their households. Supported through priceless tables and algorithms, the book's useful, building-block association begins with the fundamentals ahead of continuing to extra complicated thoughts.

The AACN necessities of revolutionary Care Nursing contains crucial details to effectively arrange for PCCN certification in innovative care and masses extra! The AACN necessities of revolutionary Care Nursing is split into 4 sections:

THE ESSENTIALS — provides info that clinicians needs to comprehend to supply secure, efficient nursing care to the vast majority of revolutionary care sufferers, despite their underlying scientific diagnoses

PATHOLOGICAL CONDITIONS — covers pathologic stipulations and administration techniques in general encountered between grownup, revolutionary care sufferers

ADVANCED strategies IN taking good care of THE revolutionary CARE PATIENT — offers complicated innovative care innovations or pathologic stipulations which are much less universal or extra really good than anticipated in grownup innovative care

KEY REFERENCE INFORMATION — beneficial properties common laboratory and diagnostic values; pharmacology tables; algorithms for complex cardiac existence aid; and precis tables of cardiac rhythms, ECG features, and therapy guides

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