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Rapid Response to Everyday Emergencies: A Nurse's Guide
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Rapid Response to Everyday Emergencies: A Nurse's Guide

Publication Year: 2005
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Springhouse
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-1-582-55430-3
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 76
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Designed for quick reference, this portable handbook provides practical, step-by-step guidance on how to respond to over 170 emergency situations that can arise in every unit of a healthcare facility

Coverage of each emergency begins with bulleted, quick-scanning, action-oriented rapid response instructions and then proceeds to explanations of what caused the emergency and preventive strategies.

Tables and checklists provide vital information at a glance. Numerous sidebars and more than 200 illustrations describe and demonstrate key procedures. Icons highlight complications and potential dangers that can arise during and after the initial response.

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  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Springhouse
  • ISBN: 978-1-582-55430-3
  • Specialty:
    Critical Care
    Critical Care Medicine
    Dictionaries & Word References
    Emergency Medicine & Trauma
    Medical/Surgical Nursing
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st Ed.
  • Pages: 480
  • Illustrations: 200
  • Year: 2005
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 76

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