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The nursing assistant : acute, subacute, and long-term care / JoLynn Pulliam, Meg Holloway

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Material Type
Book
Author
Pulliam, JoLynn, author.
Publication Info.
Boston : Pearson, [2020]

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Edition
Sixth edition.
Description
xxvi, 389 pages
Note
Includes index.
Contents
Introduction to health care -- The nursing assistant -- Communication and interpersonal skills -- Relating to your patients -- Infection control -- Environmental safety, accident prevention, and disaster plans -- Emergency situations -- Body systems and common diseases -- Vital signs -- Positioning, moving, and ambulation -- Admission, transfer, and discharge -- The patient's environment -- Hygiene and grooming -- Special skin care -- Nutrition -- Elimination needs -- Specimen collection and testing -- AM and PM care -- Restorative care and rehabilitation -- Additional patient care procedures -- Preoperative and postoperative care -- Subacute care -- Special skills in long-term care -- Death and dying.
Subject
Nursing Assistants.
Acute Disease -- therapy.
Long-Term Care -- methods.
Subacute Care -- methods.
Added Author
Holloway, Meg, author.
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ISBN
0134846656
9780134846651