Endorsed by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, this pocket handbook delivers finger-tip access to need-to-know details on the care of adult, progressive care patients and their families.
Features: Cardiac rhythms, ECG characteristics, sample rhythm strips, and treatment guides Admission and shift assessment guides Critical-Care drug information Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) algorithms Troubleshooting guides for hemodynamic monitoring and management of ventilator alarms Assessment tools for weaning from mechanical ventilation Evidence-based treatment guides based on AACN Protocols for Practice and national guidelines Guidelines for intra- and inter-hospital transport (monitoring, equipment, personnel)
Product Code: 9780071480116
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional
Publication Date: 2006-12-11
Number of Pages: 224 pages
4.8 x 0.51 x 6.89 inches
Shipping Weight: 0.35 pounds