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Manual of Critical Care Nursing - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource, 6th Edition

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New to This Edition

    • Revised format mirrors a practicing nurse's approach to patient care, making it easier to find information.
    • Newly formatted care plans incorporate diagnoses, interventions, and desired outcomes in a consistent, logical organization.
    • Patient safety alerts and high alerts call attention to issues important to a patient's safety.
    • Unique! Diagnostic Tests tables highlight the definition, purpose, and abnormal findings for each test.
    • Unique! Collaborative Management tables concisely summarize key points while incorporating nationally recognized guidelines.
    • Colored tabs mark the location of each body system, making topics easier to find.
    • Smaller trim size increases portability for use in the unit or bedside, while enhancing readability.

Key Features

    • Coverage of approximately 80 critical care conditions/disorders includes those most commonly seen in critical care units.
    • Chapter outlines provide easy access to disorders.
    • A portable size makes it ideal for use in the unit or bedside, and is also easy to carry on campus.
    • Unique! Gerontology icon highlights considerations relating to the care of older adults.
    • Unique! Research briefs in special boxes discuss selected research studies for evidence-based patient care.
    • Unique! The latest NANDA-approved nursing diagnoses increase familiarity with NANDA terminology.
    • Appendixes provide quick reference to information needed in the critical care setting.

Author Information

    By Marianne Saunorus Baird, RN, MN, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Acute Care; Magnet Program Coordinator, Center for Nursing Excellence, Saint Joseph's Hospital, Atlanta, GA and Susan Bethel, RN, MS, CNRN, Director of Clinical Programs & Research, Greenville Hospital Systems, University Medical Center, Greenville, SC

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Manual of Critical Care Nursing - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource, 6th Edition
  • e-Book
  • Imprint: Mosby
  • Copyright: 2011