Accident and Emergency Nursing, Paperback

Accident and Emergency Nursing Paperback



This comprehensive text, written by practising A&E nurses, seeks to provide the nurse with a professional overview of current A&E good practice.

Divided into two sections the book covers all the common situations that may occur in an A&E department.

Section one concerns itself with the various conditions that are presented and examines the clinical, practical aspects of those conditions.

The second section discusses the professional issues involved in A&E nursing such as triage, the role of the Nurse Practitioner, violence and innappropriate attendance. Contents Section 1* Trauma Resuscitation (ATLS)* Cardiac Conditions* Respiratory Conditions* Surgical Conditions* Gynaecological Conditions* Unconsciousness* Neurological Conditions* Psychological Conditions* Orthopaedic Injuries* Burns* Paediatric Conditions* Soft Tissue Injuries* Opthalmic Conditions* E.N.T.

Conditions Section 2* Perceived Innappropriate Attendance* Triage* Role of the ENP* Telephone Triage* Health Education* Staff Support/Bereavement* Violence and Aggression* Major Accident Plannin


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 502 pages, Illustrations
  • Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Accident & emergency nursing
  • ISBN: 9781861561909



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