Aimed at all nurses, this key textbook equips them with the knowledge and skills required to care for the deteriorating patient in the clinical environment. The assessment, recognition and rapid escalation of the deteriorating patient is emphasized throughout the book. Using a unique system-based approach, each chapter contains structured learning outcomes and concludes with a competence-based skills assessment, which can be used to assess practice skills. These skills are recommended as essential for every nurse in an acute area and key to successful practice. Using real life case studies to link knowledge to actual practice and written by senior nurses for nurses, this book is an essential purchase for all nurses who work in acute care settings.The autonomic nervous system then a#39;re-setsa#39; the bodya#39;s core temperature in an attempt to make the bodya#39;s internal environment hostile to the replication of invading ... This, in turn, indicates that the blood has become more viscous or sticky.
|Title||:||Care of the Acutely Ill Adult: An essential guide for nurses|
|Author||:||Fiona Creed, Christine Spiers|
|Publisher||:||OUP Oxford - 2010-03-25|