NURSING IN INTENSIVE CARE

Book : NURSING IN INTENSIVE CARE

Author : * --

Language : English

Episode : Social Phsician

Publishing Location : Copenhagen

Published Date : 1971

Publisher : Regional Office For Europe

Document Type : Report

Book No : 4859

INDEX

CONTENTS

1. Introduction......................
2. Principles of care and the work of a therapeutic team . . .
3. Coronary care as an example of intensive therapy.....
4. Psychological problems in intensive care.........
5. The nursing team in the unit...............
6. Education in intensive care...............
7. Administration and organization of hospital intensive care services .......................
8. Planning an intensive therapy unit............
9. Some general conclusions...............
ANNEX I The principles of intensive therapy -
Dr E. Sherwood Jones.............
ANNEX II Preparation of the team: training in intensive care at the different levels of nursing education -Miss G. Frere ...............
ANNEX III The role of the head nurse of an intensive therapy unit....................
ANNEX IV Resuscitation after cardiac arrest: example of a guide to procedure..............
ANNEX V Job description of a clinical instructor in the
intensive therapy unit.............
ANNEX VI Orientation programme for nurses.......
ANNEX VII Siting and layout of an intensive therapy unit . .
ANNEX VIII Selected bibliographical references.....,
ANNEX IX Glossary of terms ............
ANNEX X Programme of the Seminar.........
ANNEX XI List of participants ............