Monitoring the Critically III Patient
Copyright © 2012 by Blackwell Publishing Ltd,.
Editor(s): Philip Jevon, Beverley Ewens, Jagtar Singh Pooni
Published Online: 31 MAR 2013 10:59PM EST
Print ISBN: 9781444337471
Online ISBN: 9781118702932
About this Book
Monitoring the Critically Ill Patient is an invaluable, accessible guide to caring for critically ill patients on the general ward. Now fully updated and improved throughout, this well-established and handy reference guide text assumes no prior knowledge and equips students and newly-qualified staff with the clinical skills and knowledge they need to confidently monitor patients at risk, identify key priorities, and provide prompt and effective care.
This new edition includes the following five new chapters:
- Monitoring the critically ill child
- Monitoring the critically ill pregnant patient
- Monitoring the patient with infection and related systemic inflammatory response
- Monitoring a patient receiving a blood transfusion
- Monitoring pain