Nursing skills in safety and protection

Cunningham, Sheila and Moore, Tina (2019) Nursing skills in safety and protection. Skills in Nursing Practice . Routledge, London, UK. ISBN 9781138479401, pbk-ISBN 9781138479418, e-ISBN 9781351065788. [Book] (doi:10.4324/9781351065788)

Abstract

People should be cared for in a safe environment that is protected from internal and external harm. This quick reference guide covers vital practical skills for nurses including:

- Emergency management and resuscitation
- The safe and accurate administration of medicines
- Infection control
- The anatomy and physiology of skin and temperature regulation
- Personal care
- Wound care.

This competency-based text covers relevant key concepts, anatomy and physiology, lifespan matters, assessment and nursing skills. To support your learning, it also includes learning outcomes, concept map summaries, activities, questions and scenarios with sample answers, and critical reflection thinking points.

Quick and easy to reference, this short, clinically focused guide is ideal for use on placements or for revision. It is suitable for pre-registration nurses, students on the nursing associate programme and newly qualified nurses.

Item Type: Book
Research Areas: A. > School of Health and Education > Adult, Child and Midwifery
Item ID: 28728
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Depositing User: Sheila Cunningham
Date Deposited: 14 Jan 2020 10:33
Last Modified: 20 Jan 2020 13:24
URI: https://eprints.mdx.ac.uk/id/eprint/28728

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