Assisting with Patient Care - Text & Workbook Package

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  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 5/20/2004
  • Publisher: Elsevier Science Health Science

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This convenient, money-saving package is a must-have for nurse assisting students. It includes Sorrentino's Assisting With Patient Care, 2nd edition text & the Workbook for Assisting With Patient Care, 2nd edition.

Table of Contents

Assistive Personnel in Health Care
Health Care Today
Roles and Functions of Assistive Personnel
Work Ethics
Communicating With the Health Team
New! Assisting With the Nursing Process
Focusing on the Person
The Whole Person and Basic Needs
Communicating With the Person
Body Structure and Function
Growth and Development
Assisting With Protection Needs
New! Restraint Alternatives and Safe Restraint Use
Preventing Infection
Body Mechanics
Assisting With Comfort Needs
Personal Hygiene
Comfort, Rest, and Sleep
Assisting With Physical Needs
Urinary Elimination
Bowel Elimination
Fluids and Blood
Oxygen Needs
Exercise and Activity
Assisting With Assessment
Measuring Vital Signs
Obtaining an Electrocardiogram
New! Collecting and Testing Specimens
Assisting With the Physical Examination
Assisting With The Healing Process
The Surgical Patient
Wound Care
Heat and Cold Applications
Assisting With Clinical Situations
New! Hearing and Vision Problems
Common Health Problems
Mental Health Problems
Confusion and Dementia
New! Developmental Disabilities
Rehabilitation and Restorative Care
Caring for Mothers and Newborns
Basic Emergency Care
The Dying Person
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