Home > Books > LPN Expert Guides: Advanced Skills
LPN Expert Guides: Advanced Skills
View PDF

LPN Expert Guides: Advanced Skills

Publication Year: 2006
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Springhouse
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-1-582-55831-8
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 80
  • Description
  • Details
  • Collections
  • Also Recommended

This quick-reference pocket guide focuses on difficult skills that LPNs/LVNs must perform accurately and safely to ensure optimal patient outcomes.

Coverage includes data collection, physical examination, and patient communication; medication administration; I.V. therapy; wound care; specimen collection; and skills for specific body systems.

Information is presented in a highly organized format with abundant illustrations. Recurring icons include Equipment Challenge (suggestions for troubleshooting equipment), Red Flag (dangers, complications, and contraindications), Best Practice (evidence-based guidelines), and Life Stages (age-related variations).

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Springhouse
  • ISBN: 978-1-582-55831-8
  • Specialty:
    Practical/Vocational Nursing
    Skills & Procedures
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st Ed.
  • Pages: 320
  • Illustrations: 150
  • Year: 2006
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 80

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
GIDEON: Global Infectious Diseases & Epidemiology Online Network Features up-to-date information and visual tools for diagnosing diseases and following the latest trends in epidemiology and treatment.
JOTM
Derwent Drug File Derwent Drug File is the definitive source for information on all aspects of drug development, synthesis, evaluation, manufacture and use.
JOTM
Obstetrics & Gynecology Official journal of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), promotes excellence in the clinical practice of obstetrics and gynecology and closely related fields.
JOTM
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy Publishes peer reviewed scientific papers on contemporary drug therapy and pharmacy practice innovations in hospitals and health systems.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
Cancer Immunotherapy Principles and Practice
The authoritative reference on cancer immunobiology and the immunotherapy treatments that harness the immune system to combat malignant disease.

Pediatric Neuroradiology: Clinical Practice Essentials
Offers concise guidelines on very complex topics related to the areas of pediatric neuroradiology in which it is crucial that radiologists make correct diagnoses.