Essential Clinical Skills for Nurses : Step by Step
Delves-Yates, Catherine (EDT)
Sage Pubns Ltd 2015/05
198 p. 18 cm
This pocket-sized book is a quick guide to the basic clinical skills nursing students will need out on placements. The step-by-step approach helps students to quickly find the information they need to perform the skills and to revise for clinical skills exams.
Table of Contents
Common Abbreviations - Wendy Wright and Fiona Everett Useful Prefixes and Suffixes - Wendy Wright and Fiona Everett Infection Prevention and Control - Rose Gallagher Clinical Measurement - Valerie Foley Pain Management - Ann Kettyle Aseptic Technique and Specimen Collection - Rose Gallagher Skin Integrity - Irene Anderson and Catherine Delves-Yates Safer Handling of People - Diane Steele First Aid - Chris Mulryan Medicines Administration - Carol Hall and Catherine Delves-Yates Assisting Patients with their Nutritional Needs - Kate Goodhand and Jane Ewan Assisting Patients with their Elimination Needs - Mairead Collie, David J. Hunter and Valerie Foley Assisting Patients with their Hygiene Needs - Catherine Delves-Yates Last Offices - Jean Shapcott Commonly Used Medication and Side Effects - Wendy Wright and Fiona Everett Normal Laboratory Values - Wendy Wright and Fiona Everett