Fast Facts for the Radiology Nurse: An Orientation and Nursing Care Guide in a Nutshell

Editor/Author Grossman, Valerie Aarne
Publication Year: 2014
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 978-0-82-612936-9
Category: Health & Medicine - Nursing
Image Count: 17
Book Status: Pending
Predicted Release Month: June 2017
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With an emphasis on inter-professional care, the book demystifies complex procedures and includes clinical "pearls" from seasoned experts in radiology nursing. The books "Fast Facts" format features consistently organized chapters, bulleted information "at a glance," an introduction, objectives, and summary in each chapter, and case studies to reinforce radiological interventions.

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Table of Contents

  • Contributors
  • Reviewers
  • Foreword
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • Part I: Radiology Foundation
  • 1. Introduction to Radiology Nursing and Safety: Valerie Aarne Grossman
  • 2. Essentials of Teamwork: Polly Gerber Zimmermann
  • Part II: Nursing Essentials
  • 3. Vascular Access and Infection Prevention: Valerie Aarne Grossman
  • 4. ECG Basics: Andrew Mangiacapre
  • 5. ECG Rhythm Strips: Andrew Mangiacapre
  • 6. Sedation and Monitoring: Lora K. Ott
  • 7. Documentation: Brooke Grandusky-Green
  • Part III: Radiologic Imaging Modalities: CT and MRI
  • 8. Computed Axial Tomography Basics: Valerie Aarne Grossman
  • 9. Iodinated Contrast (CT) Media Basics: Valerie Aarne Grossman
  • 10. Iodinated Contrast (CT) Adverse Events: Valerie Aarne Grossman
  • 11. MRI Basics and Magnet Safety: Valerie Aarne Grossman
  • 12. MRI Contrast Media: Valerie Aarne Grossman
  • Part IV: Interventional Radiology
  • 13. Neuro-Interventional Radiology Overview: Susan Deveikis and John P. Deveikis
  • 14. Neuro-Interventional Procedures: John P. Deveikis and Susan Deveikis
  • 15. Neuro-Interventional Embolizations: John P. Deveikis and Susan Deveikis
  • 16. Basic (Body) Interventional Radiology Principles: Ayman Sawas and Ashwani Kumar Sharma
  • 17. Interventions for Varicose Veins: Ayman Sawas and Ashwani Kumar Sharma
  • 18. Central Venous Catheters: Ayman Sawas and Ashwani Kumar Sharma
  • 19. Dialysis Access: Ayman Sawas and Ashwani Kumar Sharma
  • 20. Aortic Interventions and Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt: Ayman Sawas and Ashwani Kumar Sharma
  • 21. Thoracentesis, Fallopian Tube Recanalization, Vertebroplasty, and Kyphoplasty: Ayman Sawas and Ashwani Kumar Sharma
  • 22. Embolization Procedures: General, Hepatic, Pulmonary, and Uterine Artery: Ayman Sawas and Ashwani Kumar Sharma
  • 23. Embolization Procedures: Chemoembolization, Gastrointestinal Bleeding, and Varicocele: Mohammed Mohsin Khadir and Labib H. Syed
  • 24. Biliary Procedures: Labib H. Syed and Mohammed Mohsin Khadir
  • 25. Abscess Drainage, Percutaneous Biopsies, and Nephrostomy Tube: Mohammed Mohsin Khadir and Labib H. Syed
  • 26. Paracentesis and Gastrostomy Tube: Mohammed Mohsin Khadir and Labib H. Syed
  • 27. Ablation and Peripheral Arterial Disease: Mohammed Mohsin Khadir and Labib H. Syed
  • 28. Filters and Foreign Bodies: Ayman Sawas and Ashwani Kumar Sharma
  • Part V: Diagnostic and Other Imaging Modalities
  • 29. X-Ray, Mammography, Nuclear Medicine, and Ultrasound: Valerie Aarne Grossman
  • Part VI: Special Issues in Radiology Nursing
  • 30. Fragile and High-Risk Populations: Valerie Aarne Grossman
  • 31. Current Trends in Nursing Care: Polly Gerber Zimmermann
  • 32. Communication Essentials Between the Emergency Department and Radiology: Anna C. Montejano and Lynn Sayre Visser
  • 33. Preparing Emergency Department Patients for Radiologic Procedures: Lynn Sayre Visser and Anna C. Montejano
  • Part VII: Emerging Areas of Radiology Nursing
  • 34. Orientation, Certification, and Point-of-Care Testing: Valerie Aarne Grossman
  • Abbreviations
  • Bibliography