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Intravenous therapy in nursing practice, 2d ed.

9781405146470

Intravenous therapy in nursing practice, 2d ed.

Ed. by Lisa Dougherty and Julie Lamb.

Blackwell Publishing

2008

514 pages

$59.99

Paperback

RM170

The 16 contributions in this British textbook introduce the anatomy and physiology of the blood circulation system, peripheral intravenous therapy, local and systemic complications, types of infusion devices, vascular access, and long-term central venous access. The final chapters focus on blood transfusion, parenteral nutrition, pediatric IVs, and administration of cytotoxic drugs. Black and white photographs and some color photographs are provided.

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