More Details about Nursing Interventions and Clinical Skills

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PublisherElsevier Science
Publish YearJanuary 2015


Master nursing skills with this guide from the respected Perry, Potter & Ostendorf author team! The concise coverage in Nursing Interventions & Clinical Skills, 6th Edition makes it easy to master the clinical skills required in everyday nursing practice. Clear guidelines address 159 basic, intermediate, and advanced skills - from measuring body temperature to insertion of a peripheral intravenous device - and step-by-step instructions emphasize the use of evidence-based concepts to improve patient safety and outcomes. Its friendly, easy-to-read writing style includes a streamlined format and an Evolve companion website with review questions and handy checklists for each skill.

Key Features:-

  • Coverage of 159 skills and interventions addresses basic, intermediate, and advanced skills you'll u
  • Using Evidence in Nursing Practice chapter provides the information needed to use evidence-based pra
  • Safe Patient Care Alerts highlight unusual risks in performing skills, so you can plan ahead at each
  • Special Considerations indicate additional risks or accommodations you may face when caring for pedi
  • Documentation guidelines include samples of nurses’ notes showing what should be reported and record
  • A consistent format for nursing skills makes it easier to perform skills, always including Assessmen