Medicines Management in Children's Nursing

Author: Blair, Karen
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 224
Pub Date: 14/03/2011
ISBN: 9781844454709
Availability: In stock
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Tutor: Kathryn Summers
Department: School of Nursing Midwifery & Social Work
Quick overview This book helps nursing students and those applying for nursing courses succeed first time in nursing calculations tests and get calculations right in practice.
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Children's nurses must develop the crucial skills of correct medicines management and calculations in order to provide safe care to their patients. This book specifically supports pre-registration students in meeting the required competencies for medicines management needed to pass formal assessment and qualify as a children's nurse. It is clearly structured around the NMC Essential Skills Clusters for medicines management, covering legal aspects, drugs calculations, administration, storage, record keeping, introductory pharmacology, patient communication and contextual issues in medication. The book is written in user-friendly language and uses patient scenarios to explain concepts and apply theory to practice.

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