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Chapter-01 Health Assessment by Jacob Annamma, R Rekha, Tarachand Jadhav Sonali (2006) Edition : 1/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/10140_1      

This chapter has outlined the different procedures of health assessment such as measuring body temperature, assessment of pulse, blood pressure monitoring, collecting urine specimen for routine examination and for culture, collecting blood for routine examination and culture, and teaching breast self-examination and testicular self-examination. Body temperat... [More]

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Chapter-02 Client Care: Hygiene and Comfort by Jacob Annamma, R Rekha, Tarachand Jadhav Sonali (2006) Edition : 1/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/10140_2      

This chapter provides details about client care focused on hygiene and comfort that involves various elements such as admission of patient in hospital, patient discharge, preparing bed for patient (unoccupied, occupied, postoperative or cardiac), assisting in oral hygiene for a conscious patient, bathing a patient in bed, performing an eye care, use of comfo... [More]

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Chapter-03 Safety, Body Mechanics and Infection by Jacob Annamma, R Rekha, Tarachand Jadhav Sonali (2006) Edition : 1/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/10140_3      

This chapter provides valuable nursing information on patient safety, body mechanics, and infection control. Techniques and procedures to move a patient up in bed, turning a patient to lateral and prone position, logrolling a patient, assisting a patient to sitting position, transferring a patient from bed to chair, transferring a patient between a bed and s... [More]

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Chapter-04 Nutrition by Jacob Annamma, R Rekha, Tarachand Jadhav Sonali (2006) Edition : 1/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/10140_4      

This chapter focusing on nutrition provides detailed information on procedures of serving a normal diet, feeding a helpless patient, insertion of a nasogastric tube, administration of a tube feeding, feeding through a gastrostomy/jejunostomy tube, administration of total parenteral nutrition, and performing a test feed. When serving a meal to patient, nurse ... [More]

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Chapter-05 Elimination by Jacob Annamma, R Rekha, Tarachand Jadhav Sonali (2006) Edition : 1/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/10140_5      

This chapter provides details about elimination care that involves various elements such as assisting with the use of an urinal, applying a condom catheter, performing an urinary catheterization, performing catheter care, removing an indwelling urinary catheter, administering an enema, performing a bowel wash/colonic lavage, and performing colostomy care. Wh... [More]

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Chapter-06 Oxygenation by Jacob Annamma, R Rekha, Tarachand Jadhav Sonali (2006) Edition : 1/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/10140_6      

This chapter focusing on oxygenation therapy provides nursing guide to perform various activities including oxygen therapy using cannula method, administering oxygen by mask method, administering oxygen using oxygen tent, administering steam inhalation, assessment of oxygen saturation using pulse oximeter, assisting the patient with the use of an incentive s... [More]

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Chapter-07 Circulation and Fluid Electrolyte Balance by Jacob Annamma, R Rekha, Tarachand Jadhav Sonali (2006) Edition : 1/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/10140_7      

This chapter provides a nursing guide to maintain circulation and fluid electrolyte balance of patients including information on various procedures like performing a venipuncture, administering of an intravenous infusion, changing an intravenous container, tubing and dressing, discontinuing an intravenous infusion, administration of blood (blood transfusion)... [More]

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Chapter-08 Medication Administration by Jacob Annamma, R Rekha, Tarachand Jadhav Sonali (2006) Edition : 1/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/10140_8      

This chapter provides a nursing guide for medication administration to a patient, discussing various procedures like administering oral medication, withdrawing or preparing medications from vial and ampoule, administering a subcutaneous injection, administering an intramuscular injection and administering an intradermal injection. It also discusses procedure... [More]

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Chapter-09 Immobilization and Support by Jacob Annamma, R Rekha, Tarachand Jadhav Sonali (2006) Edition : 1/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/10140_9      

This chapter provides a nursing guide to perform procedures for patients who have problems with mobilization of body or body parts. It includes application of splints, slings, skin traction, bandages, binders, and Plaster of Paris and assisting with walking using walker and cane and crutch walking. Splints are immobilizing device for supporting or securing s... [More]

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Chapter-10 Skin Integrity and Wound Care by Jacob Annamma, R Rekha, Tarachand Jadhav Sonali (2006) Edition : 1/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/10140_10      

This chapter provides nursing guide to develop some of the skills related to skin integrity and wound care. It includes procedures of wound dressing, removal of sutures, staples and performing wound irrigation. Wound dressing involves cleansing a wound or incision and applying sterile protective covering using aseptic technique. It is used to protect the wou... [More]