Completely updated and revised, the Sixth Edition features a greater emphasis on safety, new surgical modalities, and approaches to sterilizing surgical instruments and equipment.
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
Essentials of Perioperative Nursing, Sixth Edition is an essential reference for new perioperative nurses as well as experienced nurses who need a refresher. Addressing the basics associated with navigating the perioperative environment rather than a procedure-oriented approach, it is succinct and easy to use. Completely updated and revised, the Sixth Edition features a greater emphasis on safety, new surgical modalities, and approaches to sterilizing surgical instruments and equipment.
The surgical experience can be segregated into three phases : ( 1 ) preoperative
, ( 2 ) intraoperative , and ( 3 ) postoperative . The word perioperative
encompasses and is used to describe all three . The perioperative nurse
provides nursing ...
Author: Cynthia Spry
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Essentials of Perioperative Nursing gives any new perioperative nurse a head start on achieving perioperative competency, as well as serving as an excellent refresher for the experienced nurse to test his or her knowledge of fundamental OR practice. Unique for its self-learning format, this text includes objectives, course outlines, testing tools, competency check-off lists. The tests at the end of each chapter identify additional learning needs. Essentials of Perioperative Nursing is user-friendly and allows the reader to progress at their own pace in order to function safely and appropriately during any procedure! Includes a free CD-ROM with over 125 test questions! A great evaluation tool for a variety of subjects!
INTRODUCTION The purpose of this chapter is to introduce the beginning perioperative nurse to the key concepts used in perioperative nursing. It
examines issues that are fundamental to understanding the context and culture
that frames the ...
Author: Lois Hamlin
Publisher: Elsevier Australia
Published for the Australian and New Zealand market. Provides an overview of key concepts in perioperative care, and includes case studies throughout.
PERIOPERATIVE NURSING PRACTICE A. THE PERIOPERATIVE NURSE'S
ROLE In 1978 the first description of perioperative nursing practice was
presented to the A.O.R.N. members at the 25th National A.O.R.N. Congress ,
stating : The ...
The scope of this book addresses anaesthetic, intraoperative and postanaesthetic recovery care, as well as day surgery and evolving perioperative practices and environments.
Author: Lois Hamlin
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Perioperative Nursing 2e has been written by local leaders in perioperative nursing and continues to deliver a contemporary, practical text for Australian and New Zealand perioperative nurses. Appropriate for nursing students and graduates entering the perioperative environment, Perioperative Nursing, 2e offers a sound foundational knowledge base to underpin a perioperative nursing career. This unique text will also be of value to those undertaking postgraduate perioperative studies, as well as to more experienced perioperative nurses seeking to refresh their knowledge or expand their nursing practice. This essential title examines the roles and responsibilities of nurses working within a perioperative environment, providing an overview of key concepts in perioperative care. The scope of this book addresses anaesthetic, intraoperative and postanaesthetic recovery care, as well as day surgery and evolving perioperative practices and environments. Research boxes where appropriate Feature boxes on special populations, such as paediatric, geriatric and bariatric patients Emphasis is placed on the concept of the patient journey, working within interprofessional teams, communication, teamwork, patient and staff safety, risk management strategies and medico-legal considerations. Now endorsed by ACORN Aligns with the 2016 ACORN and PNC NZNO Standards Reflects the latest national and international standards, including the NSQHS Standards, the new NMBA Standards for Practice for Registered and Enrolled Nurses and the WHO Surgical Safety Checklist Includes two new chapters: The perioperative team and interdisciplinary collaboration and Perioperative patient safety Supporting online resources are available on evolve.
ers, and perioperative nurses must include these variances in developing
individual patient care plans. Ethical issues, which are difficult to cope with, have
an impact on daily practice. Perioperative nurses face unique moral and ethical ...
Author: Linda K. Groah
Publisher: McGraw-Hill/Appleton & Lange
This text defines the perioperative role and its implementation based on national standards established by professional organizations. The use of care plans in the operating room and general aseptic techniques are explored. In addition to detailing the basic skills needed preoperatively, intraoperatively, and postoperatively, such as gloving, gowning, asepsis, and techniques to promote wound healing, the author takes a look into the future and sees perioperative nurses in roles as independent practitioners, including case managers, nurse consultants, and corporate clinical nurse educators.
1 Box 4-1 Basis for Professional Liability Duty - When a perioperative nurse
participates in or assumes care of a ... the degree of learning and skill ordinarily
possessed by members of the perioperative nursing profession in good standing
, and ...
Author: Jane C. Rothrock
Publisher: Mosby Incorporated
PERIOPERATIVE NURSING CARE PLANNING, 2ND EDITION focuses on the process f planning and developing nursing care plans. This text highlights the role that assessment and outcome measurement play in developing successful nursing care plans throughout the text. PERIOPERATIVE NURSING CARE PLANNING is divided into three distinct units focusing on the basic principles of perioperative nursing, aspects of care planning, and adapting the planning process to special patient care settings.
Author: Association of Operating Room NursesPublish On: 1995
Perioperative Nursing Practice INTRODUCTION Perioperative nursing practice
has changed significantly in the past 25 years primarily owing to advancing
technology and changes in the health care delivery system . Traditionally the
Author: Association of Operating Room Nurses
Effective both as an introductory guide for nurses new to the discipline, and as a review for experienced perioperative nurses, this one-of-a-kind core reference presents the required knowledge and clinical skills for perioperative nursing. It identifies AORN Standards and Recommended Practices as they relate to specific subjects within the specialty. The book discusses historical, technical, and professional aspects of perioperative nursing, as well as educational issues. Plus, each chapter features 2 practice scenarios that demonstrate how the concepts apply to specific patient situations. Individual chapters cover asepsis, environmental safety, sterilization, care planning, wound closure, positioning, anesthesia, professional development, and training new perioperative nurses. In addition, readers will find controversy boxes that present opposing viewpoints on critical subjects as well as boxes and tables that highlight key information.
Although some nurses and some non - nurses think knowledge is less important
for nurses than other traits such as experience ... And how do these thoughts
relate to this particular book , “ Clinical Considerations in Perioperative Nursing ”
Author: Association of Operating Room NursesPublish On: 1999
Practice Resources Association of Operating Room Nurses. Hospital explores
winning balance in perioperative education, September 1998 Competency
validation for cross-training in surgical services, October 1997 An orientation
For consistency , perioperative nurses are referred to as “ she , " although we are
aware that it could just as well have been “ he . ” In addition , " anesthesia
provider " is used throughout the text to describe the nurse anesthetists and
Completely updated and revised, this new edition includes an introduction to the current clinical environment, elements of a culture of safety, and patient care unique to the ambulatory care setting.
Author: Terri Goodman
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
Essentials of Perioperative Nursing, Fifth Edition is the ideal reference for new perioperative nurses as well as experienced nurses who need a refresher. Featuring objectives, course outlines, testing tools, and competency checklists, it is succinct and easy to use. Completely updated and revised, this new edition includes an introduction to the current clinical environment, elements of a culture of safety, and patient care unique to the ambulatory care setting. Essentials of Perioperative Nursing, Fifth Edition is perfect for operating room nurses, nurses studying to become operating room nurses, current operating room nurses needing to refresh and test their knowledge, and perioperative nursing students. Included with each new print book is an Access Code for a Companion Website featuring self-test questions, section questions, post-test questions, and additional study questions
As this occurred , the AORN Board of Directors charged the Nursing Practices
Committee to review the Statement of Perioperative Nursing Practice . The 1978
definition of nursing in the operating room was too restrictive because it
Clinical nurses' ethical decision making in situations of informed consent. Adv
Nurs Sci 1989 Apr; 1 1(3):63-69. *Fawcett DL. Attitudes toward patients with AIDS
: A comparison between urban and rural perioperative nurses. AORN J 1993 Feb
Author: Lillian Sholtis Brunner
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Numerous updates and a state-of-the-art ancillary package make the Tenth Edition of this best-selling textbook the most up-to-date book of its kind. New chapters include: End-of-Life Care, Genetics Perspectives in Nursing Practice, and Management of Patients Affected by Terrorism, Mass Casualty, and Disaster. New features include: Concept Maps relating NANDA diagnoses with NIC and NOC classification systems; boxed charts alerting nurses to genetics perspectives in practice; and new, specialized content on elderly patients and those with disabilities. A free CD-ROM in the text includes over 3,500 general student-study questions, 500 unit review questions, 3-dimensional animations that illustrate disease processes, and interactive clinical simulations covering asthma and congestive heart failure. For more information, visit connection.LWW.com/go/smeltzer.
... of Pennsylvania , Philadelphia , Pennsylvania LINDA MAZUK PAVELICK , RN ,
BSN , CNOR Gynecologic Staff Nurse , Perioperative Nursing , Hospital of the
University of Pennsylvania , Philadelphia , Pennsylvania FRANCES KOCH , RN ...
This edition also offers expanded coverage of perioperative nursing research and the nursing practice model.
Author: Susan S. Fairchild
Publisher: Little Brown & Company
Perioperative Nursing: Principles and Practice, Second Edition, offers the succinct yet comprehensive coverage you need to learn - and stay up to date - on current perioperative nursing practices. The material contained in this book is endorsed by the Association of Operating Room Nurses (AORN) as a useful component in the ongoing education process of perioperative nurses. For its second edition, Perioperative Nursing: Principles and Practice has been thoroughly updated and revised, including current AORN standards and record practices. This edition also offers expanded coverage of perioperative nursing research and the nursing practice model.
The RN first assistant practices perioperative nursing and has acquired the
knowledge , skills , and judgment , necessary , to assist the surgeon , through
organized instruction and supervised practice . The RN first assistant practices
under the ...