Home > Books > Rapid Response to Everyday Emergencies: A Nurse's Guide
Rapid Response to Everyday Emergencies: A Nurse's Guide
View PDF

Rapid Response to Everyday Emergencies: A Nurse's Guide

Publication Year: 2005
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Springhouse
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-1-582-55430-3
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 76
  • Description
  • Details
  • Collections

Designed for quick reference, this portable handbook provides practical, step-by-step guidance on how to respond to over 170 emergency situations that can arise in every unit of a healthcare facility

Coverage of each emergency begins with bulleted, quick-scanning, action-oriented rapid response instructions and then proceeds to explanations of what caused the emergency and preventive strategies.

Tables and checklists provide vital information at a glance. Numerous sidebars and more than 200 illustrations describe and demonstrate key procedures. Icons highlight complications and potential dangers that can arise during and after the initial response.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Springhouse
  • ISBN: 978-1-582-55430-3
  • Specialty:
    Cardiology
    Critical Care
    Critical Care Medicine
    Dictionaries & Word References
    Emergency Medicine & Trauma
    Medical/Surgical Nursing
    Pathophysiology
    References
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st Ed.
  • Pages: 480
  • Illustrations: 200
  • Year: 2005
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 76

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
FSTA® Food Science and Technology Abstracts FSTA® covers topics relating to every aspect of the food chain including all the major food commodities plus biotechnology, microbiology, food safety, and nutrition.
JOTM
Northern Light Life Sciences Conference Abstracts This grey literature database provides unique access to 2.5 million abstracts and posters from medical and life sciences conferences from across the globe.
JOTM
JBJS Case Connector This cross-referenced online journal compiles symptoms, conditions, and demographic details to empower surgeons to find cases similar to theirs and to mine the database to reveal emerging trends and identify patterns.
JOTM
Diseases of the Colon & Rectum Recognized as the authority in conditions affecting the colon, rectum, and anus this journal includes peer-reviewed original research, reviews, selected abstracts of the literature, and more.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
Avoiding Common Errors in the Emergency Department
Covers 400 errors commonly made by residents, medical students, attendings, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants in the emergency department, and gives practical, easy-to-remember tips for avoiding these pitfalls.

A Practical Guide to Dermoscopy
Helps you use Dr. Orit Markowitz's unique, color wheel approach to solve difficult diagnostic challenges, particularly when it comes to distinguishing between malignant and benign conditions, expediting effective treatment.