Client Teaching Guides for Home Health Care

Client Teaching Guides for Home Health Care

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A new and updated version of this best-selling resource! Jones and Bartlett Publisher's 2011 Nurse's Drug Handbook is the most up-to-date, practical, and easy-to-use nursing drug reference! It provides: Accurate, timely facts on hundreds of drugs from abacavir sulfate to Zyvox; Concise, consistently formatted drug entries organized alphabetically; No-nonsense writing style that speaks your language in terms you use everyday; Index of all generic, trade, and alternate drug names for quick reference. It has all the vital information you need at your fingertips: Chemical and therapeutic classes, FDA pregnancy risk category and controlled substance schedule; Indications and dosages, as well as route, onset, peak, and duration information; Incompatibilities, contraindications; interactions with drugs, food, and activities, and adverse reactions; Nursing considerations, including key patient-teaching points; Vital features include mechanism-of-action illustrations showing how drugs at the cellular, tissue, or organ levels and dosage adjustments help individualize care for elderly patients, patients with renal impairment, and others with special needs; Warnings and precautions that keep you informed and alert.The caregiver can demonstrate the procedure of nasal and oral suctioning. A. Wash hands. B. Explain procedure to the client, including the fact that coughing or gagging are normal. C. Encourage client to ... Clinical Policies and Procedures for Home Health Care. Rockville, Md.: ... Illustrated Manual of Nursing Techniques.

Title:Client Teaching Guides for Home Health Care
Author:Donna Meyers
Publisher:Jones & Bartlett Learning - 2005-09-01


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