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Chapter-01 General Aspects of Care by Kuruvilla Jaya (2007) Edition : 1/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/10274_1      

General aspects of care, Evolution of critical care, Concepts of critical care nursing, Principles of critical care nursing, Scope of nursing practice in critical care units, Legal aspects in critical care nursing, Role of nurse in critical care unit, Planning of critical care unit, Nosocomial infections, Psychosocial components of critical care nursing, Nur... [More]

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Chapter-01 ICU Nursing—How is it Different? by Shastri Prakash (2017) Edition : 1/e

The main concern of this chapter is to introduce the intensive-care-unit (ICU) nursing. The difference in the ICU is that health care personnel are working under a constant threat to life. The stress levels are high and responses need to be immediate. Maintaining a constant high standard of intensive care is the greatest challenge for an ICU. The nursing sta... [More]

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Chapter-01 Neonatal Nursing—The Challenge by Guha Dipak K, Guha Rashmi, Srivastava RD (2006) Edition : 1/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/10658_1      

Neonatal nursing, Philosophy of specialist neonatal nurse, Critical care neonatal nurse (CCNN), National neonatology forum (NNF), Neonatal intensive care units (NICU), Specialized neonatal nurse (SNN), Role of specialist neonatal nurse, Role of critical care neonatal nurse, Establishment of education and training program, Assessment of education and training... [More]

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Chapter-01 Transfer of a Critically ill Patient by Agnihotri Meenakshi, Krishnan Nadiya (2014) Edition : 1/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/12229_1      

This chapter discusses transfer of critically ill patient. The care of acutely ill patient routinely includes safe transportation, both within a given hospital to undergo tests and procedures, and between hospitals, as patients may require transfer to other facilities for specialized services. The intra-hospital and inter-hospital transfer of critically ill ... [More]

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Chapter-02 Admission of the Patient in ICU by Kaushal Raj Kumari (2014) Edition : 1/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/12229_2      

This chapter discusses admission of the patient in intensive care unit (ICU). Intensive care units (ICUs) also known as critical care units are specialized areas that look after patients whose disease conditions are life-threatening. These patients need constant, close monitoring and support from advanced equipments and advanced drugs to keep normal body fun... [More]

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Chapter-02 Airway Management by Dhar Debashish (2017) Edition : 1/e

Emergency management universally starts with management of A-B-C, i.e. airway; breathing and circulation. The cornerstone of airway management of any critically ill patient is to ensure oxygenation. Airway acts as a conduit for the ambient air to reach the lungs during breathing. Airway is Upper and lower airways are two types of airways. Airway management i... [More]

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Chapter-02 Coronary Components of Critical Care Nursing by Kuruvilla Jaya (2007) Edition : 1/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/10274_2      

Coronary components of critical care nursing, Assessment of cardiovascular system, Related anatomy and physiology, Assessment of cardiovascular function, Diseases of coronary arteries, Arrhythmias, Cardiogenic shock, Pacemakers, Cardiovascular surgery, Cardiac assist devices, Clinical death, Cardiopulmonary resuscitation