The Resource ACCCN's critical care nursing, 3e, [editors] Leanne Aitken, Andrea Marshall, Wendy Chaboyer

ACCCN's critical care nursing, 3e, [editors] Leanne Aitken, Andrea Marshall, Wendy Chaboyer

Label
ACCCN's critical care nursing, 3e
Title
ACCCN's critical care nursing
Title number
3e
Statement of responsibility
[editors] Leanne Aitken, Andrea Marshall, Wendy Chaboyer
Title variation
  • Critical care nursing
  • Australian College of Critical Care Nurses' critical care nursing
Contributor
Editor
Issuing body
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
With each edition, ACCCN's Critical Care Nursing has built on its highly respected reputation. Its contributors aim to encourage and challenge practising critical care nurses and students to develop world-class critical care nursing skills in order to ensure delivery of the highest quality care
Cataloging source
ANL
Dewey number
616.028
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • charts
Index
index present
LC call number
RT120.I5
LC item number
A22 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
ACCCN's critical care nursing, 3e, [editors] Leanne Aitken, Andrea Marshall, Wendy Chaboyer
Publication
Copyright
Note
Previous edition; 2012
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • mel
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: Section 1 Scope of critical care -- 1.Scope of critical care practice -- Introduction -- Critical care nursing -- Development of the critical care body of knowledge -- Critical care nursing roles -- Leadership In critical care nursing -- Summary -- 2.Systems and resources -- Introduction -- Ethical allocation and utilisation of resources -- Historical influences -- Economic considerations and principles -- Budget and finance -- Critical care environment -- Equipment -- Staff -- Risk management -- Measures of nursing workload or activity -- Management of pandemics -- Summary -- 3.Quality and safety -- Introduction -- Evidence-based nursing -- Clinical practice guidelines -- Quality and safety monitoring -- Patient safety -- Non-technical skills -- Summary -- 4.Recovery and rehabilitation -- Introduction -- Compromise following a critical illness -- Measuring patient outcomes following a critical illness --
  • Contents note continued: Improving recovery following a critical illness -- Summary -- 5.Ethical issues in critical care -- Introduction -- Ethics and the law -- Application of ethical principles in the care of the critically ill -- Ethics in research -- Summary -- Section 2 Principles and practice of critical care -- 6.Essential nursing care of the critically ill patient -- Introduction -- Personal hygiene -- Eye care -- Oral hygiene -- Patient positioning and mobilisation -- Bowel management -- Urinary catheter care -- Care of the elderly -- Bariatric considerations -- General principles of infection control in critical care -- Transport of critically ill patients: General principles -- Summary -- 7.Psychological care -- Introduction -- Anxiety -- Delirium -- Pain -- Sleep -- Summary -- 8.Family and cultural care of the critically inpatient -- Introduction -- Overview of models of care -- Cultural care -- Religious considerations -- End-of-life issues and bereavement --
  • Contents note continued: Summary -- 9.Cardiovascular assessment and monitoring -- Introduction -- Related anatomy and physiology -- Assessment -- Haemodynamic monitoring -- Diagnostics -- Summary -- 10.Cardiovascular alterations and management -- Introduction -- Coronary heart disease -- Angina -- Heart failure -- Selected cases -- Summary -- 11.Cardiac rhythm assessment and management -- Introduction -- The cardiac conduction system -- Arrhythmias and arrhythmia management -- Cardiac pacing -- Cardioversion -- Ablation -- Summary -- 12.Cardiac surgery and transplantation -- Introduction -- Cardiac surgery -- Intra-aortic balloon pumping -- Heart transplantation -- Summary -- 13.Respiratory assessment and monitoring -- Introduction -- Related anatomy and physiology -- Pathophysiology -- Assessment -- Respiratory monitoring -- Bedside and laboratory investigations -- Diagnostic procedures -- Summary -- 14.Respiratory alterations and management -- Introduction --
  • Contents note continued: Incidence of respiratory alterations -- Respiratory failure -- Pneumonia -- Respiratory pandemics -- Acute lung Injury/acute respiratory distress syndrome -- Asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease -- Pneumothorax -- Pulmonary embolism -- Lung transplantation -- Summary -- 15.Ventilation and oxygenation management -- Introduction -- Oxygen therapy -- Oxygen administration devices -- Airway support -- Managing endotracheal and tracheostomy tubes -- Mechanical ventilation -- Non-invasive ventilation -- Invasive mechanical ventilation -- Managing the mechanically ventilated patient -- Weaning from mechanical ventilation -- Summary -- 16.Neurological assessment and monitoring -- Introduction -- Neurological anatomy and physiology -- Central nervous system -- Peripheral nervous system -- Neurological assessment and monitoring -- Summary -- 17.Neurological alterations and management -- Introduction -- Neurological dysfunction --
  • Contents note continued: Neurological therapeutic management -- Central nervous system disorders -- Summary -- 18.Support of renal function -- Introduction -- Related anatomy and physiology -- Pathophysiology and classification of renal failure -- Acute kidney injury: Clinical and diagnostic criteria for classification -- Management of the patient with acute kidney injury -- Approaches to renal replacement therapy -- Summary -- 19.Nutrition assessment and therapeutic management -- Introduction -- Metabolism -- Malnutrition -- Nutritional assessment -- Nutrition support -- Nutrition in specific clinical conditions -- Glycaemic control in critical illness -- Summary -- 20.Gastrointestinal, metabolic and liver alterations -- Introduction -- Gastrointestinal physiology -- Stress-related mucosal damage -- Intra-abdominal hypertension and abdominal compartment syndrome -- The critically ill patient with diabetes -- Liver dysfunction -- Liver transplantation -- Summary --
  • Contents note continued: 21.Pathophysiology and management of shock -- Introduction -- Pathophysiology -- Patient assessment -- Hypovolemic shock -- Cardiogenic shock -- Sepsis and septic shock -- Anaphylaxis -- Neurogenic/spinal shock -- Resuscitation end points -- Summary -- 22.Multiple organ dysfunction syndrome -- Introduction -- Pathophysiology -- Systemic response -- Endocrine response -- Organ dysfunction -- Multiorgan dysfunction -- Patient management -- Summary -- Section 3 Specialty practice -- 23.Emergency presentations -- Introduction -- Background -- Triage -- Advanced clinical skills -- Retrievals and transport of critically ill patients -- Multiple patient triage/disaster -- Respiratory presentations -- Chest pain presentations -- Abdominal symptom presentations -- Acute stroke -- Overdose and poisoning -- Near-drowning -- Hypothermia -- Hyperthermia and heat illness -- Summary -- 24.Trauma management -- Introduction -- Trauma systems and processes --
  • Contents note continued: Common clinical presentations -- Summary -- 25.Resuscitation -- Introduction -- Cardiac arrest -- Resuscitation systems and processes -- Post-resuscitation phase -- Special considerations -- Summary -- 26.Postanaesthesia recovery -- Introduction -- Introduction to anaesthesia -- Anaesthetic agents -- Assessment and management in the postoperative period -- Assessment and management of specific postoperative complications -- Transferring care of the postoperative patient: discharge to an inpatient ward -- Summary -- 27.Paediatric considerations in critical care -- Introduction -- Anatomical and physiological considerations in children -- Developmental considerations -- Family issues and consent -- Pain and sedation -- Upper airway obstruction -- The child experiencing lower airway disease -- Nursing the ventilated child -- The child experiencing shock -- The child experiencing acute neurological dysfunction --
  • Contents note continued: Gastrointestinal and renal considerations in children -- Paediatric trauma -- Summary -- 28.Pregnancy and postpartum considerations -- Introduction -- Epidemiology of critical illness in pregnancy -- Adapted physiology of pregnancy -- Diseases and conditions unique to pregnancy -- Exacerbation of medical disease associated with pregnancy -- Special considerations -- Caring for pregnant women in ICU -- Caring for postpartum women in ICU -- Summary -- 29.Organ donation and transplantation -- Introduction -- Donation systems -- Organ donation and transplant networks -- Identification of organ and tissue donors -- Organ donor care -- Donation after cardiac death -- Tissue-only donor -- Summary
Control code
000054698659
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
3rd edition
Extent
xxiv, 1024 pages
Isbn
9780729542005
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, colour charts
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34198222
System control number
  • (OCoLC)908193404
  • rm34198222

Library Locations

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      221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, Victoria, 3125, AU
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