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Compact clinical guide to critical care, trauma, and emergency pain management : an evidence-based approach for nurses

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Author
Marmo, Liza
D'Arcy, Yvonne M
Call Number
ONLINE WY154 M37 2014
URL
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Title
Compact clinical guide to critical care, trauma, and emergency pain management : an evidence-based approach for nurses
Alternate Title
Critical care, trauma, and emergency pain management : an evidence-based approach for nurses
Author
Marmo, Liza
D'Arcy, Yvonne M
Responsibility
Liza Marmo, Yvonne D'Arcy
Place
New York
Publisher
Springer Pub
Year Published
2013
Subjects
Critical Care
Emergencies - nursing
Wounds and Injuries - nursing
Pain management
Abstract
Presents evidence-based national guidelines and treatment algorithms for managing pain in patients in the critical care, trauma, and emergency room settings. Such patients often present with co-morbid and complex conditions which often make accurate pain assessment and treatment a challenge. In an easy-to-use, bulleted format, the book provides the most current information on assessing and managing pain in a variety of critical conditions. Both pharmacological management therapies and non-pharmacologic interventions are included along with information about pain assessment screening tools for special populations. Topics covered include the basics of pain physiology in critical, emergency, and operative care patients, assessing pain in the critically ill, medications and advanced pain management techniques useful with this population, and commonly occurring conditions in the various care environments. Also addressed are the management of particularly challenging patients (elderly, obese) and conditions (chronic pain, renal failure, chemically dependent patients, and burn patients). The book contains tables that efficiently summarize information and figures to illustrate key concepts.
ISBN
9780826108074
9780826108081
Format
Ebook
Call Number
ONLINE WY154 M37 2014
URL
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=nlebk&AN=521979&site=ehost-live
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Author
Loyie, Larry ; Brissenden, Constance ; Holmlund, Heather D. (illustrator)
Call Number
PS8573 O979G38 2005
Location
Aboriginal Health Library
Title
The gathering tree
Author
Loyie, Larry ; Brissenden, Constance ; Holmlund, Heather D. (illustrator)
Source
University of Victoria Library
Place
Penticton, BC
Publisher
Theytus Books Ltd
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
46 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Subjects
AIDS (Disease)--Juvenile fiction.
Indians of North America--Juvenile fiction.
AIDS (Disease)
Indians of North America.
Notes
The Gathering Tree is a beautifully illustrated children's book about HIV/AIDS. Written by award-winning First Nations author Larry Loyie and co-author Constance Brissenden, it is a gentle, positive story of a First Nations family facing HIV. After eleven-year-old Tyler and his younger sister Shay-Lyn learn their favourite cousin Robert has HIV, they discover that knowledge brings understanding and self-awareness. Aspects of physical, spiritual, mental and emotional health are addressed.
ISBN
1894778286
Format
Book
Location
Aboriginal Health Library
Call Number
PS8573 O979G38 2005
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