Pediatric Nursing Procedures

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2008 - Medical - 823 pages

Thoroughly updated for its Second Edition, this pediatric procedures book provides the student and professional nurse with a quick reference to essential nursing procedures and standards for practice. Its format is easily adaptable to organizational policy and procedure manuals. Chapters are alphabetically presented by procedure and contain clinical guidelines for practice. Tables and charts summarize key diagnostic information or parameters.

 

Contents

Unit I
i
Contents
xxi
Informed Consent 347
102
Principles of FamilyCentered Care 3
103
Bed and Crib Choices
112
Blood Gas Sampling and Monitoring
129
Intracranial Pressure Monitoring Assisting in Placement and Care of 350
815
Intubation 392
816
pH Study 552
819
Saline LockFlush 630 106 Seizure Precautions 639 105 Sedation 633
820
Distribution Cleaning and Storage 660
928
Stoma Care and Management 663
930
Suctioning 671
934
Newborn Screening 505
969
Oxygen Administration 522
998
535
1007

Indwelling Catheter 721
1025

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