Praised by nursing students for its straightforward language and readability, this interdisciplinary reference on bedside hemodynamic monitoring covers the technical aspects of clinical monitoring, including diagnostic and management principles for fluid-filled systems, intracranial hemodynamics, open-heart surgery patients, pediatric patients, and more! Well illustrated chapters detail exactly how to insert and manipulate catheters safely, read monitors properly, and interpret readings accurately. Precise illustrations deliver crucial details on delicate techniques. Content on the strengths and shortcomings of various hemodynamic monitoring modalities has been expanded significantly in the third editon, and a new chapter on intra-aortic balloon pumping has been added.TOC.and weak points for each site. Physicians should be experienced with catheterization of all sites, although radial and femoral artery sites are used in approximately 90% of all arterial cannulations. ... of arterial line placement for radial, dorsalis pedis, brachial, femoral, and axillary artery cannulation, see reference 8. Radialanbsp;...
|Author||:||Gloria Oblouk Darovic|
|Publisher||:||W B Saunders Company - 2002|