Assessing and Managing the Acutely Ill Patient for Nursing Associates, Paperback / softback Book

Assessing and Managing the Acutely Ill Patient for Nursing Associates Paperback / softback

Edited by Cariona Flaherty, Marion Taylor

Part of the Understanding Nursing Associate Practice series

Paperback / softback

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Acutely ill adults present in a variety of settings and caring for them is a key part of the nursing associate role.

This book equips you with the skills and knowledge to assess the acutely ill adult and manage their care.

Each chapter follows a case study of a patient presenting with an acute illness, working step-by-step through their assessment and care whilst drawing on relevant pathophysiology, pharmacology and evidence-based practice.

Written in clear language specifically for the nursing associate, this is your perfect introduction to the world of acute care. Key featuresFully mapped to the NMC Standards of Proficiency for Nursing Associates (2018)Introduces a range of commonly encountered acute illnesses across different body systemsA unique case study approach uses real-world practice scenarios to make understanding the complex theory, pathophysiology and pharmacology much easierFocuses specifically on the requirements of the nursing associate role, helping you to develop into a confident professional practitioner