Monitoring the Critically III Patient

Monitoring the Critically III Patient

Editor(s): Philip Jevon, Beverley Ewens, Jagtar Singh Pooni

Published Online: 31 MAR 2013 10:59PM EST

Print ISBN: 9781444337471

Online ISBN: 9781118702932

DOI: 10.1002/9781118702932

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

Table of contents

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    2. Chapter 7

      Monitoring Renal Function (pages 177–196)

      Philip Jevon, Beverley Ewens and Jagtar Singh Pooni

    3. Chapter 9

      Monitoring Hepatic Function (pages 209–217)

      Philip Jevon, Beverley Ewens and Jagtar Singh Pooni

    4. Chapter 12

      Monitoring Temperature (pages 244–257)

      Philip Jevon, Beverley Ewens and Jagtar Singh Pooni

    5. Chapter 13

      Monitoring Pain (pages 258–266)

      Philip Jevon, Beverley Ewens and Jagtar Singh Pooni

    6. Chapter 18

      Monitoring During Transport (pages 336–345)

      Philip Jevon, Beverley Ewens and Jagtar Singh Pooni

    7. Chapter 19

      Record Keeping (pages 346–353)

      Philip Jevon, Beverley Ewens and Jagtar Singh Pooni

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