Trauma Nursing Secrets

Author
By Sharon Saunderson Cohen, RN, MSN, CEN, CCRN
ISBN
9781560535188
Publication Date
02-08-2002
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  • Engaging, interactive Q & A format
  • Concise answers with valuable pearls, tips, memory aids, and "secrets"
  • 17 succinct chapters written for quick review
  • All the most important, "need-to-know" questions and answers in the proven format of the highly acclaimed Secret Series®
  • Thorough, highly detailed index
  • The dynamic field of trauma nursing has emerged into a specialty that demands a Nursing Secrets book of its own. Trauma Nursing Secrets covers trauma nursing from the pre-hospital phase to the trauma resuscitation area, and follow the patient into the Intensive Care Unit and then into rehabilitation. Specific issues covered include forensics, trauma prevention, system injuries, toxicology in the trauma patient, organ procurement, skin, wounds, and ostomies, and evidenced-based practice.

    Key Features
    • Engaging, interactive Q & A format
    • Concise answers with valuable pearls, tips, memory aids, and "secrets"
    • 17 succinct chapters written for quick review
    • All the most important, "need-to-know" questions and answers in the proven format of the highly acclaimed Secret Series®
    • Thorough, highly detailed index
    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
    ISBN 9781560535188
    Author Informaiton By Sharon Saunderson Cohen, RN, MSN, CEN, CCRN, Trauma Clinical Nurse Specialist, North Broward Hospital District, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
    Table of Content I CLINICAL MANAGEMENT IN TRAUMA NURSING
    1. Trauma Systems: an Organized Approach
    2. Biomechanics and Mechanism of Injury
    3. Stabilization, Transfer, and Transport

    II CLINICAL APPLICATIONS IN TRAUMA NURSING CARE
    4. Weapons of Mass Destruction
    5. Forensics in Trauma
    6. Injury Prevention

    III SYSTEM INJURIES
    7. Neurologic and Facial Trauma
    8. Thoracic Trauma
    9. Abdominal and Genitourinary Trauma
    10. Musculoskeletal Trauma
    11. Skin Wound and Ostomy in the Trauma Patient
    12. Shock

    IV SPECIAL POPULATIONS
    13. Burn Trauma
    14. Trauma During Pregnancy
    15. Pediatric Trauma
    16. Geriatric Trauma
    17. Domestic Violence and Abuse
    18. Toxicology
    19. Organ Donation and Organ Procurement
    14. Trauma Nursing Documentation
    15. Organ Procurement
    16. Evidenced-Based Practice
    Publication Date 02-08-2002
    Pages 192
    Stock Status In Stock
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