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Nursing skills to support critical care patients

Sheila K. Adam and Sue Osborne

in Oxford Handbook of Critical Care Nursing

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Published in print October 2009 | ISBN: 9780199215904
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199597963 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199215904.003.04

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Nursing skills to support critical care patients

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The nursing effect - Priorities of care - Bedside emergency equipment checks - Prevention of immobility complications - Preventing complications: hospital acquired infection - Oral hygiene - Eye care - Communication: the patient - Communication: the family and loved ones - Communication: the team

Chapter.  3455 words. 

Subjects: Nursing Skills

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