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Nurse's Quick Check: Signs & Symptoms
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Nurse's Quick Check: Signs & Symptoms

Publication Year: 2005
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Springhouse
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-1-582-55413-6
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 74
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Designed for quick reference in the hospital hallway or at the nurses' station, this handbook presents succinct, bulleted, up-to-the-minute information on over 300 common signs and symptoms.

It provides a rapid refresher on the key facts a nurse needs to understand: the variations, possible causes, and clinical significance of a sign or symptom.

Signs and symptoms are alphabetically organized and each is presented on an easy-to-scan two-page spread. Numerous illustrations and tables are included. Special logos highlight emergency interventions for life-threatening signs and symptoms and techniques to help pinpoint or further characterize a particular finding.

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  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Springhouse
  • ISBN: 978-1-582-55413-6
  • Specialty:
    Nursing Assessment
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st Ed.
  • Pages: 512
  • Illustrations: 300
  • Year: 2005
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 74

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