Chapter 2. Pre-Assessment

  1. Colin Yates BDS, MB, ChB, FDSRCS
  1. P. Edwars

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470698914.ch2

A Manual of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery for Nurses

A Manual of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery for Nurses

How to Cite

Edwars, P. (2000) Pre-Assessment, in A Manual of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery for Nurses (ed C. Yates), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470698914.ch2

Editor Information

  1. Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 31 MAR 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632051564

Online ISBN: 9780470698914

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Keywords:

  • day surgery;
  • pre-assessment nurse;
  • planned operation;
  • heart failure;
  • acute respiratory infections

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Role of the pre-assessment nurse

  • Reasons for pre-assessment

  • The pre-assessment clinic