4. Investigations

  1. Janice Mighten RGN, RSCN, MSc, BMed Sci(Hons)
  1. Alan R. Smyth1,
  2. Conrad Bosman2 and
  3. Janice Mighten3

Published Online: 5 APR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118702680.ch4

Children's Respiratory Nursing

Children's Respiratory Nursing

How to Cite

Smyth, A. R., Bosman, C. and Mighten, J. (2012) Investigations, in Children's Respiratory Nursing (ed J. Mighten), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd,., West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118702680.ch4

Author Information

  1. 1

    Professor of Child Health, School of Clinical Sciences, University of Nottingham; Honorary Consultant in Paediatric Respiratory Medicine, Nottingham Children' s Hospital

  2. 2

    Paediatric Registrar, Nottingham Children' s Hospital

  3. 3

    Children ' s Respiratory/Community Nurse Specialist, Nottingham Children' s Hospital

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 APR 2013
  2. Published Print: 11 SEP 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405197755

Online ISBN: 9781118702680

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Keywords:

  • Bronchoalveolar lavage;
  • Bronchoscopy;
  • Chest x-ray;
  • Cystic fibrosis (CF);
  • Ear, nose and throat (ENT);
  • Electrocardiogram (ECG);
  • Haemoptysis;
  • High-resolution computed tomography (HR-CT);
  • Hyperinflation;
  • Tracheostomy

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Chest X-ray

  • Bronchoscopy and Bronchial Lavage

  • Nursing Management

  • Conclusion

  • References