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Geriatric Long-Term Procedures and Treatments A Problem-Solving Approach

ISBN-10: 1569300720
ISBN-13: 9781569300725
Edition: 2nd 1999
Authors: Marie Jaffe
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List price: $47.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: Delmar Cengage Learning
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 344
Size: 8.75" wide x 11.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.738
Language: English

Introductionp. vii
General Facility Procedures
Admission/Readmissionp. 2
Discharge/Transferp. 4
Documentationp. 6
Postmortem Managementp. 8
Resident Rightsp. 10
Infection Control Procedures
Handwashing Techniquep. 14
Standard Precautionsp. 16
Transmission-Based Precautionsp. 20
Sterile/Clean Techniquep. 25
Vital Signs Procedures30Blood Pressure, Brachial
Blood Pressure, Brachialp. 30
Blood Pressure, Standing/Sittingp. 33
Height and Weight, Standing/Bed/Chairp. 35
Pulse, Apicalp. 38
Pulse, Apical/Radialp. 40
Pulse, Peripheralp. 42
Pulse, Radialp. 44
Pulse, Oximetryp. 46
Respirationsp. 48
Temperature, Oral/Axillary/Rectal/Tympanic with Electronic Thermometerp. 50
Temperature, Oral/Axillary/Rectal with Mercury Thermometerp. 52
Personal Hygiene Procedures
Backrubp. 56
Bath, Cooling Spongep. 58
Applying a Hypothermia Blanketp. 60
Bath, Sitzp. 62
Bath, Tub/Showerp. 64
Bed, Occupiedp. 66
Bed, Unoccupiedp. 69
Bedbath, Completep. 71
Denturesp. 74
Dressing/Personal Groomingp. 76
Eye Glasses/Contact Lensesp. 78
Eye Management of the Unconscious Residentp. 80
Eye Prosthesisp. 82
Foot Managementp. 84
Hair, Grooming/Shampoop. 86
Hearing Aidsp. 88
Nail Managementp. 90
Oral/Teeth Managementp. 92
Oral Management of the Unconscious Residentp. 94
Perineal Managementp. 96
Shaving, Electric/Safety Razorsp. 98
Vaginal Irrigationp. 100
Medication Administration Procedures
Ear Dropsp. 104
Eye Drops/Ointmentp. 106
Inhalation (Hand-Held Metered Dose)p. 108
Inhalation (Small Volume Nebulizer)p. 110
Intradermal Injectionp. 112
Intramuscular Injectionp. 115
Mouth/Throatp. 118
Nasal Drops/Sprayp. 120
Nasogastric/Gastrostomy Tubep. 122
Oral Tablet/Liquidp. 124
Rectal Suppositoryp. 126
Skinp. 128
Subcutaneous Injectionp. 130
Sublingual/Buccalp. 133
Transdermalp. 135
Vaginal Suppository Creamp. 137
Intravenous Therapy
Infusion Control Devicep. 140
Intravenous Fluid Managementp. 142
Medications, Intravenous Infusionp. 145
Venipuncture for Intravenous Therapy, Butterfly/Angiocatheterp. 148
Neurologic Procedures
Neurologic Checksp. 152
Seizure Precautionsp. 155
Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)p. 157
Cardiovascular Procedures
Ace Elastic Bandagep. 160
Antiembolism Hosep. 162
Holter Monitorp. 164
Permanent Pacemakerp. 166
Right Atrial Catheter Managementp. 168
Pulmonary Procedures
Airway Suctioningp. 174
Breathing Exercises, Cough/Deep/Pursed Lipp. 177
Breathing Therapy Devicesp. 179
Laryngectomy Stoma Managementp. 182
Oxygen Administrationp. 184
Postural Drainagep. 186
Tracheostomy Managementp. 188
Renal/Urologic Procedures
Catheterization, Female/Malep. 192
Catheterization, Intermittent Urethral/Continent Vesicostomyp. 195
Catheter Managementp. 197
Intake and Output (IandO)p. 200
Peritoneal Dialysisp. 202
Toileting, Bedpan/Urinalp. 205
Toileting, Commode/Bathroomp. 207
Urinary Diversion Managementp. 209
Urinary Incontinence Managementp. 211
Gastrointestinal Procedures
Bowel Diversion Managementp. 216
Bowel Incontinence Managementp. 219
Enemasp. 221
Fecal Impaction Removalp. 223
Feeding, Assistive/Completep. 225
Gastrostomy Tube Managementp. 227
Nasogastric Tube Managementp. 230
Total Parenteral Nutritionp. 233
Musculoskeletal Procedures
Assistive Devices, Ambulatoryp. 238
Assistive Devices, Bedp. 240
Hydraulic Liftp. 242
Immobilization Devices, Casts/Tractionp. 244
Immobilization Devices, Splints/Slings/Collars/Strapsp. 246
Muscle-Strengthening Exercisesp. 248
Positioning/Movement in Bedp. 250
Positioning the Unconscious Residentp. 254
Range of Motion, Active/Passive/Assistivep. 256
Restraintsp. 259
Transfer, Wheelchair/Gerichairp. 262
Integumentary Procedures
Cold Applications, Dryp. 266
Cold Applications, Wetp. 268
Pressure Ulcer Managementp. 270
Gelatin Compression Bootp. 273
Hot Applications, Dryp. 275
Hot Applications, Wetp. 277
Pediculosis and Scabies, Treatment ofp. 280
Stump Managementp. 283
Wound Care, Dressing Changep. 285
Wound Care, Irrigationp. 287
Wound Care, Suture/Staple Removalp. 289
Specimen Procedures
Blood Collection/Testingp. 292
Feces Collection/Testingp. 294
Urine Collection/Testingp. 296
Emergency Procedures
Airway Insertion, Oral-Nasalp. 300
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitationp. 302
Choking/Aspirationp. 305
Resuscitation Bagp. 307
Psychosocial Procedures
Behavior Managementp. 310
Cognitive Enhancementp. 312
Communication Facilitationp. 314
Environmental Safetyp. 316
Relaxation Therapyp. 318
Socialization Facilitationp. 320
Spiritual Facilitationp. 322
Therapeutic Activitiesp. 323
NANDA Nursing Diagnosesp. 325
Referencesp. 327
Indexp. 329
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