Manual of I.V. Therapeutics: Evidence-Based Practice for Infusion Therapy

Editor/Author Phillips, Lynn D.
Publication Year: 2018
Publisher: F.A.Davis Company

ISBN: 978-0-8036-6704-4
Category: Health & Medicine - Medicine
Book Status: Pending
Predicted Release Month: March 2019
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The perfect resource for any setting where infusion therapy skills are required! Its popular, self-paced approach makes it ideal for classroom and clinical settings as it progresses from the basics to advanced techniques while incorporating theory into clinical application.

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Table of Contents

    • Preface
    • Contributors
    • About the Author
    • Reviewers
    • Acknowledgments
    • An Overview of Professional Practice Issues and Infusion Therapy
    • Introduction
    • Delivery of Quality Care
    • Nursing Process Related to Infusion Therapy
    • Quality Improvement
    • Risk Management
    • Legal and Ethical Issues
    • Chapter Highlights
    • Infection Prevention and Occupational Risks
    • Introduction
    • Immune System Function
    • Basic Principles of Epidemiology
    • Health-Care–Associated Infections
    • Strategies for Preventing Infection
    • Occupational Hazards
    • Nursing Process
    • Chapter Highlights
    • Fundamentals of Fluid and Electrolyte Balance
    • Introduction
    • Body Fluid Composition
    • Fluid Distribution
    • Fluid Function
    • Fluid and Electrolyte Homeostatic Mechanisms
    • Physical Assessment of Fluid and Electrolyte Needs
    • Disorders of Fluid Balance
    • Basic Principles of Electrolyte Balance
    • Acid-Base Balance
    • Major Acid-Base Imbalances
    • Nursing Process
    • Chapter Highlights
    • Parenteral Solutions
    • Introduction
    • Foundations of Parenteral Solution Administration
    • Osmotic Activity and Parenteral Solutions
    • Crystalloid Solutions
    • Colloidal Solutions
    • Nursing Process
    • Chapter Highlights
    • Infusion Equipment
    • Introduction
    • Solution Containers
    • Administration Sets
    • Add-On Devices
    • Catheter Stabilization Devices
    • Site Protection and Joint Stabilization Devices
    • Peripheral I.V. Catheters
    • Central Vascular Access Devices (CVAD)
    • Flow-Control Devices
    • Product Selection and Evaluation, and Problem Reporting
    • Nursing Process
    • Chapter Highlights
    • Peripheral I.V. Catheters: Initiation and Maintenance of Peripheral Infusion Therapy
    • Introduction
    • Anatomy and Physiology Related to I.V. Practice
    • Approaches to Venipuncture: Phillips’ 16-Step Peripheral- Venipuncture Method
    • Postinsertion Care and Management
    • Nursing Process
    • Chapter Highlights
    • Phlebotomy Techniques
    • Introduction
    • Phlebotomy Methods and Supplies
    • Blood Collection Procedures
    • Complications
    • Nursing Process
    • Chapter Highlights
    • Central Vascular Access
    • Introduction
    • Definition and Categories of CVADs
    • Anatomy of the Vascular System
    • Assessment and Device Selection
    • Nontunneled Central Vascular Access Devices and Peripherally Inserted Central Catheters
    • Long-Term Central Vascular Access Devices
    • CVAD Care and Maintenance
    • Nursing Process
    • Chapter Highlights
    • Complications of Infusion Therapy: Peripheral and Central Vascular Access Devices
    • Introduction
    • Local Complications
    • Systemic Complications
    • Central Vascular Access Device Complications
    • Nursing Process
    • Chapter Highlights
    • Infusion Medication Safety, Methods, and Routes
    • Introduction
    • Safe Delivery of Infusion Therapy
    • Principles of I.V. Medication Administration
    • Drug Stability and Compatibility
    • I.V. Medication Administration
    • Other Infusion Medication Routes
    • Infusion Medication Delivery
    • Nursing Process
    • Chapter Highlights
    • Transfusion Therapy
    • Introduction
    • Basic Immunohematology
    • Blood Donor Collection Methods
    • Patient Blood Management
    • Blood Component Therapy
    • Alternatives to Blood Transfusions
    • Administration of Blood Components
    • Complications Associated With Blood Component Therapy
    • Less Common Complications
    • Nursing Process
    • Chapter Highlights
    • Parenteral Nutrition
    • Introduction
    • Malnutrition
    • Nutritional Requirements and PN Formulations: Adult
    • Delivery of Nutritional Support
    • Parenteral Nutrition Administration
    • Complications Associated With Parenteral Nutrition
    • Discontinuation of Nutritional Support
    • Nursing Process
    • Chapter Highlights