A Nurse's Survival Guide to Acute Medical Emergencies Updated Edition, 3rd Edition

A Nurse's Survival Guide to Acute Medical Emergencies Updated Edition, 3rd Edition

Are you a nurse, a physician's associate or a medical student in an acute or emergency unit?

This is your indispensable primer of acute medical care - a pocket guide to caring for patients with acute medical conditions.

This book will help you to

  • care for patients in the first critical 24 hours of admission
  • manage patients using the most up-to-date evidence based approach
  • understand the most common emergency medical conditions and their underlying disease mechanisms
  • handle the patient's assessment , understand the observations and manage their disease
  • easily obtain clear practical advice
  • know what to tell the patient and relatives using jargon-free language
  • access information on SARS, avian influenza and bio-terrorism

This updated edition

  • contains improved sections on stroke care, diabetes and sepsis,
  • introduces the NEWS 2 observation chart
  • has revised its case histories in line with current practice

Price: £24.99

ISBN 139780702076664
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Author / Editor: Richard N. Harrison / Lynda Daly
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Release Date: 10 Dec 2018
Edition: 3rd Edition
Imprint: Elsevier
Print Book ISBN: 9780702076664
Pages: 464
Dimensions: 229 mm X 152 mm

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