Paediatric Intensive Care Nursing
Paediatric Intensive Care Nursing,
Edition 1
Carol Williams and Julie Asquith

Publication Date : 17 Dec 1999

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Description
A comprehensive textbook on caring for the infant and child in intensive care. The text includes specific illness / disorders with related A & P, medical management and nursing care and a complete guide to the problems and solutions of working in the PICU.
About the author
By Carol Williams, Special Clinical Nurse, Guy's and Thomas's NHS Trust, UK; and Julie Asquith, Senior Nurse, Guy's and Thomas's NHS Trust, UK
Table of Contents
Assessment of the Critically Ill Child · Monitoring Physiological Signs · Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation · Transportation of the Critically Ill Child · Respiratory Function · Respiratory Disorders · Cardiovascular Functions · Cardiovascular Disorders · Neurological Dysfunction · Renal Dysfunction · Infectious Disorders · Child with Mulitple Injuries · Child with Thermal Injuries · Gastrointestinal Tract Dysfunction · Haematological and Oncological Emergencies · Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders · Family Support in PICU · Care of the Dying Child · Pain Assessment and Management · Care of the Long-Term Ventilated Child · Legal and Ethical Issues in PICU · Nutritional Needs of the Critically Ill Child · Pharmacological Support in the PICU · Quality Assurance and Audit in the PICU
Book details
ISBN: 9780443055287
Page Count: 456
Illustrations: 102 ills.
Retail Price: €72.99