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Chapter-01 Health Assessment by Jacob Annamma, R Rekha, Tarachand Jadhav Sonali (2015) Edition : 3/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/12418_2      

This chapter contains twenty six basic nursing procedures which are checking of vital signs, collecting and/or testing of samples of body fluids, secretions and discharges and self-examination of body organs that aid in early identification of disease conditions. Procedures of vital signs checking include body temperature, pulse rate, respiration rate and bl... [More]

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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 (2015) Edition : 3/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/12418_3      

Twenty five procedures are included in this chapter. Admission, transfer and discharge of patients, preparation of different types of beds for promotion of comfort and procedures for meeting hygiene and safety needs of patients during their hospital stay are explained. Admission of a patient in hospital refers to receiving him or her to stay in the hospital ... [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-03 Safety, Body Mechanics and Prevention of Infection by Jacob Annamma, R Rekha, Tarachand Jadhav Sonali (2015) Edition : 3/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/12418_4      

This chapter contains principles of body mechanics, policies and procedures for segregation and disposal of biomedical waste, disinfection of blood and body fluids, prevention of nosocomial infections and procedures of moving patients in and out of bed. Body mechanics is the efficient use of body as a machine and as a means of locomotion. Logrolling is a tec... [More]

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Chapter-04 Nutrition by Jacob Annamma, R Rekha, Tarachand Jadhav Sonali (2015) Edition : 3/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/12418_5      

Seven procedures related to meeting the nutritional needs of patients such as different types of feeding, total parenteral nutrition and test feeding are included in fourth chapter. Nasogastric tube is a small-bore tube of size 8-12 Fr. that can be inserted through nasopharynx into the stomach. Purposes of NG tube placed in stomach include decompression, lav... [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 (2015) Edition : 3/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/12418_6      

Assisting with and promoting elimination needs of patients are outlined in eleven procedures. Condom and urinary catheter applications, bladder drainage, irrigation, enemas, colonic and colostomy irrigation are the procedures included. A condom catheter is a thin sheath that can be applied to penis for drainage of urine in incontinent male patients. Urinary ... [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]