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Title Intravenous therapy in nursing practice / edited by Lisa Dougherty, Julie Lamb ; foreword by Tom Elliott.

Imprint Oxford, UK ; Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., 2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  615.6 In8 2008    ---  Available
Edition 2nd ed.
Description xii, 514 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Legal and professional aspects of intravenous therapy / Lorraine Hyde -- Anatomy and physiology related to intravenous therapy / Katie Scales -- Fluid and electrolyte balance / Michele Malster -- Infection control in intravenous therapy / Sarah Hart -- Pharmacological aspects of intravenous therapy / Zoe Whittington -- Safe administration and management of peripheral intravenous therapy / Teresa Finlay -- Local and systemic complications of intravenous therapy / Julie Lamb, Lisa Dougherty.
Intravenous flow control and infusion devices / Chris Quinn -- Obtaining peripheral venous access / Lisa Dougherty -- Vascular access in the acute care setting / Katie Scales -- Long-term central venous access / Janice Gabriel -- Intravenous therapy in the community / Jill Kayley -- Blood transfusion therapy / Liz Bishop -- Parenteral nutrition / Clare Shaw -- Paediatric intravenous therapy in practice / Karen Bravery -- Safe handling and administration of intravenous cytotoxic drugs / Janice Gabriel.
Subject Intravenous therapy.
Infusions, Intravenous -- nursing.
Home Infusion Therapy -- nursing.
Added Author Dougherty, Lisa.
Lamb, Julie.
ISBN 1405146478 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781405146470 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Standard No. NLM 101306310
AU@ 000041619638
NZ1 11697708

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