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Personal hygiene and comfort

Edited by Paula Dawson, Louise Cook, Laura-Jane Holliday and Helen Reddy

in Oxford Handbook of Clinical Skills for Children's and Young People's Nursing

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print July 2012 | ISBN: 9780199593460
Published online July 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191740862 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199593460.003.0025

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Personal hygiene and comfort

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Making a bed/cot/bassinet - Bed bath - Baby bath - Hair care - Eye care - Mouth care and oral assessment - Dental care - Nail care - Assessment of pain - Pain management - Patient-Controlled Analgesia - Nurse-Controlled Analgesia - Entonox - Regional and epidural local anaesthetics - Complementary therapies for children and young people - Moving and handling risk assessment - Pressure ulcer risk assessment and prevention - Palliative care - Care of the dying child - Care of a child's body - Memory making - Incubator and Babytherm® care

Chapter.  12991 words. 

Subjects: Clinical Skills ; Paediatrics

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