The Second Edition incorporates new developments in research and practice, and is updated on a regular basis. Among the new material: latest handwashing guidelines, updated infection classifications; heart-rate calculator; pressure ulcer prevention guidelines; visual infusion phlebitis score; Malnutrition Universal Screening Tool (MUST); Braden Pressure Ulcer Risk Assessment tool; cholesterol and problems related to high levels LDL; oxygen therapy/administration. Every newly qualified nurse, student nurse and many practitioners will find this a useful and reliable reference to carry with them in their daily practice. Training managers will find this an invaluable teaching / reference tool.
Publisher: Clinical Pocket Reference