Pocket Clinical Guide for Nursing Students

by P Prakash

Pocket Clinical Guide for Nursing Students has been compiled, based on vital knowledge and found necessary to deliver quality nursing care. This book consists of 47 chapters, which include vital or cardinal signs, measurement of height and weight (BMI), pressure ulcer, size of various tubes/cannulas, biomedical waste management, body fluids, IV fluids, blood products and blood transfusion reaction, positions, safety measures, medication administration, normal values, sample collection, basics of electrocardiogram, formulas used in nursing practice, electrolyte imbalance, antidotes, color, amount and odor of urine/stool with its diagnosis and treatment, basic life support and advance cardiac life support, history collection, triage, types of hospital beds, Ryle’s tube feeding, urinary catheterization, physical exercises, first aid management, and universal precautions and infection control measures. This book has been prepared with the selection of keypoints in each aspects, covering all specializations such as fundamentals of nursing, pediatric nursing, psychiatric nursing, maternal health nursing and community health nursing which will ensure the students to appear for any competitive exams confidently. Illustrations, tables, diagrams, presented in all chapters will help the students to read concepts without any difficulties.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Prakash P College of Nursing, Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences, Puducherry, India
Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences, Puducherry, India
ISBN 9789352701933
Speciality Clinical Skills for Nurses
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/14242
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2018
Book Type Textbook


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