Princeton University Library Catalog

Blueprints clinical procedures / Laurie L. Marbas, Erin Case ; faculty advisor, Fiona Prabhu ; photographer, Michael S. Clement.

Author:
Marbas, Laurie L. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Malden, Mass. : Blackwell Pub., c2004.
Description:
xxi, 227 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
Summary note:
"Whether performing a procedure for the very first time, or polishing your technique, Blueprints Clinical Procedures provides the vital content you need to be accurate and safe. A must-have for all healthcare providers, regardless of specialty, and an invaluable resource to use while in school and later in residency."--BOOK JACKET.
Notes:
Includes index.
Contents:
I. Sterile Technique -- II. Skin -- 1. Skin Biopsy -- 2. Suturing -- 3. Cyst Removal -- 4. Incision and Drainage of Abscesses -- 5. Removal of Ingrown Nail -- III. Head and Neck -- 6. Ear Wax (Cerumen) Removal -- 7. Removal of a Foreign Body from the Eye: Conjunctival -- 8. Removal of a Foreign Body from the Eye: Corneal -- 9. Removal of a Foreign Body from the Ear -- 10. Removal of a Foreign Body from the Nose -- 11. Nasogastric Tube Insertion -- 12. Orogastric Tube Insertion -- 13. Endotracheal Intubation -- IV. Chest and Lungs -- 14. Central Lines (Venous Access Devices) -- 15. Swan-Ganz (Pulmonary Artery) Catheter Placement -- 16. Chest Tube Placement -- 17. Thoracentesis -- 18. Rapid Reduction of Tension Pneumothorax (Needle Decompression) -- V. Heart and Peripheral Vasculature -- 19. Electrocardiogram -- 20. Pericardiocentesis -- 21. Stress Testing -- 22. Venipuncture -- 23. Starting an Intravenous Line -- 24. Arterial Puncture -- 25. Arterial Line Placement -- 26. Blood Pressure Measurement -- 27. Doppler Blood Pressure -- 28. Blood Culture -- 29. Glucose Monitoring -- VI. Abdomen -- 30. Paracentesis -- VII. Back -- 31. Lumbar Puncture -- 32. Epidural and Spinal Block -- XIII. Breast -- 33. Breast Biopsy by Fine Needle Aspiration -- IX. Female Genitourinary -- 34. Pap Smear -- 35. Wet Prep -- 36. Whiff Test -- 37. KOH Slide -- 38. Testing for pH -- 39. Collection of Gonococcal and Chlamydia Cultures -- 40. Herpes Culture -- 41. Colposcopy -- 42. Cryotherapy -- 43. Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure (LEEP) -- 44. Urinary Catheter Insertion -- 45. Urinalysis -- 46. Fecal Occult Blood Test -- 47. Contraception -- X. Male Genitourinary -- 48. Reduction of Testicular Torsion -- 49. Inguinal Hernia Reduction -- 50. Foley Catheter Insertion -- 51. Collection of Gonococcal and Chlamydia Cultures -- XI. Musculoskeletal -- 52. Arthrocentesis -- 53. Shoulder Reduction -- 54. Bone Marrow Aspiration and Biopsy -- XII. Nerves -- 55. Electroencephalogram (EEG) -- 56. Electromyography (EMG) -- 57. Nerve Conduction Studies (NCS) -- XIII. The Pregnant Patient -- 58. Fundal Height Measurement -- 59. Doppler Placement for Assessing Fetal Heart Sounds -- 60. Amniotic Fluid Fern (Arborization) Test -- 61. Internal Fetal Scalp Monitoring -- 62. Intrauterine Pressure Catheter (IUPC) Placement -- XIV. Infants and Children -- 63. Giving Injections -- 64. Rectal Temperature -- 65. Throat Swab -- 66. Heel Stick -- 67. Intraosseous Infusion -- 68. Lumbar Puncture in Infants and Small Children -- 69. Umbilical Vein Catheterization -- 70. Nursemaid's Elbow Reduction -- 71. Male Circumcision -- App. C. English-Spanish History and Physical Terms and Phrases.
Subject(s):
Clinical medicine [Browse]
Form/​Genre:
Handbooks.
Other title(s):
Clinical procedures
ISBN:
1405103884 (pbk.)
LCCN:
2003022939
OCLC:
53286470
Related name:
RCP:
C - S