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Author Josephson, Dianne L.

Title Intravenous infusion therapy for nurses : principles & practice / Dianne L. Josephson.

Imprint Australia ; Clifton Park, N.Y. : Thomson/Delmar Learning, c2004.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  615.6 J778i 2004    ---  Available
Edition 2nd ed.
Description xviii, 701 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 679-687) and index.
Contents Introduction to intravenous infusion therapy -- Fluid and electrolyte fundamentals related to intravenous infusion therapy -- Legal implications of intravenous infusion therapy -- Infection control and safety measures related to intravenous infusion therapy -- Risks, complications, and adverse reactions associated with intravenous infusion therapy -- Intravenous infusion preparations -- Patient preparation and site selection for peripheral intravenous infusion therapy -- Equipment and supplies employed in the preparation and administration of intravenous infusion therapy -- The delivery, care, maintenance, and discontinuation of intravenous infusion therapy -- Mathematical calculations for the administration, regulation, and maintenance of intravenous infusion therapy -- Pharmacologic principles related to the preparation and administration of intravenous medications -- Central and peripherally placed vascular access devices and advanced medication delivery systems -- Intravenous nutrition support -- Blood and blood product administration -- Intravenous infusion therapy for the pediatric patient -- Intravenous therapy for the elderly patient : special considerations.
Subject Infusion therapy.
ISBN 1401809359 (pbk.)

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