Chapter

Ear–nose–throat system

Brenda Clarke and Frank Coffey

in Oxford Handbook of Clinical Skills in Adult Nursing

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print June 2009 | ISBN: 9780199211043
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199597949 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199211043.003.0017

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Ear–nose–throat system

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History-taking: the ear - History-taking: the nose, sinuses, and throat - Physical assessment: the ear - Physical assessment: the nose - Physical assessment: the mouth and throat - Non-invasive control of epistaxis - Nasal packing - Assisting with nasal packing - Removal of Merocel® and bismuth iodoform paraffin paste nasal packs - Chemical nasal cautery - Assisting with nasal cautery - Removal of a foreign body from the nose - Removal of a foreign body from the ear

Chapter.  5333 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Clinical Skills

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