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100 1  Thomas, Rachel K 
245 10 Practical Medical Procedures at a Glance :|bPractical 
       Medical Procedures at a Glance 
250    1st ed 
264  1 Hoboken :|bJohn Wiley & Sons, Incorporated,|c2015 
264  4 |c©2015 
300    1 online resource (135 pages) 
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490 1  At a Glance Ser 
505 0  Intro -- Practical Medical Procedures at a Glance -- 
       Contents -- Preface -- Acknowledgements -- About the 
       companion website -- How to use your textbook -- Part 1 
       Introduction -- 1 Overview of practical procedures -- What
       are practical procedures? -- Why are they important? -- 
       Using this resource -- General advice -- 2 Non-technical 
       skills -- What are non-technical skills? -- Why are they 
       important? -- Aspects of verbal communication -- Aspects 
       of non-verbal communication -- Aspects of written 
       communication -- Aspects of non-technical skills -- 3 
       Waste, sharps disposal and injuries -- What is waste and 
       sharps disposal? -- Why is waste and sharps disposal 
       important? -- What is a sharps injury? -- What should you 
       do if a sharps injury occurs? -- Part 2 Common preliminary
       components -- 4 Identifying a patient -- What is patient 
       identification? -- Why is identifying a patient important?
       -- Different types of identification -- Aspects of 
       identification -- Procedure -- 5 Consent, capacity and 
       documentation -- What is consent? -- What is capacity? -- 
       Why are consent and capacity important? -- What is 
       documentation, and why is it important? -- 6 Hand hygiene 
       and personal protective equipment -- What is hand hygiene?
       -- What is personal protective equipment? -- Why are hand 
       hygiene and PPE important? -- Procedure -- 7 Scrubbing in 
       -- What is scrubbing in? -- Why is scrubbing in important?
       -- Aspects of scrubbing in? -- Procedure -- 8 Asepsis -- 
       What is aseptic technique? -- Why do it? -- Procedure -- 
       Aspects of ANTT -- Part 3 Common non-invasive ward 
       procedures -- 9 Measuring vital signs -- What are vital 
       signs? -- Why are vital signs important? -- Procedure -- 
       Aspects of vital signs -- 10 Writing a safe prescription -
       - What is a safe prescription? -- Why is a safe 
       prescription important? -- Prescribing intravenous fluid 
       infusions 
505 8  Prescribing blood and blood product infusions -- 
       Prescribing oxygen -- Prescribing syringe drivers and 
       patient-controlled analgesia -- Part 4 Common invasive 
       ward procedures -- 11 Performing venepuncture -- What is 
       venepuncture? -- Why is venepuncture important? -- Aspects
       of vein selection -- Procedure -- 12 Taking blood cultures
       -- What are blood cultures? -- Why are blood cultures 
       important? -- Procedure -- 13 Inserting a cannula in a 
       peripheral vein -- What is a cannula? -- Why is 
       cannulation important? -- Procedure -- 14 Measuring blood 
       glucose -- What is blood glucose measurement? -- Why are 
       blood glucose measurements important? -- Procedure -- 15 
       Suturing -- What are sutures? -- Why is suturing 
       important? -- Procedure -- Part 5 Administering 
       medications -- 16 Administering intravenous infusions -- 
       What is an intravenous infusion? -- Why are intravenous 
       infusions important? -- Procedure -- 17 Administering 
       intravenous infusions of 17 blood and blood products -- 
       What is an intravenous infusion of blood or blood 
       products? -- Why are blood and blood product infusions 
       important? -- Procedure -- 18 Administering parenteral 
       medications -- What is parenteral administration? -- Why 
       are parenteral medications important? -- Procedure -- 19 
       Administering injections -- What are the types of 
       injections? -- Why are the types of injections important? 
       -- Procedure -- Aspects of injecting -- Part 6 Common 
       procedures - respiratory -- 20 Measuring arterial blood 
       gas -- What is an arterial blood gas? -- Why is an ABG 
       important? -- Procedure -- Aspects of blood gases -- 21 
       Administering oxygen therapy -- What is oxygen therapy? --
       Why is oxygen therapy important? -- Procedure -- Aspects 
       of oxygen therapy -- 22 Using inhalers and nebulisers -- 
       What are inhalers and nebulisers? -- Why are inhalers and 
       nebulisers important? -- Procedure 
505 8  23 Assessing respiratory function -- What are respiratory 
       function tests? -- Why are respiratory functiontests 
       important? -- Procedure -- 24 Using airway manoeuvres and 
       simple adjuncts -- What are airway manoeuvres and simple 
       adjuncts? -- Why are airway manoeuvres and adjuncts 
       important? -- Procedure -- 25 Ventilating with a bag valve
       mask device -- What is a bag valve mask device? -- Why is 
       a bag valve mask device important? -- Procedure -- Part 7 
       Common procedures - cardiology -- 26 Recording a 12-lead 
       electrocardiogram -- What is an electrocardiogram? -- Why 
       is an electrocardiogram important? -- Procedure -- 27 
       Performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation -- What is 
       cardiopulmonary resuscitation? -- Why is cardiopulmonary 
       resuscitation important? -- Procedure -- Part 8 Common 
       procedures - gastroenterology -- 28 Inserting a 
       nasogastric tube -- What is a nasogastric tube? -- Why is 
       a nasogastric tube important? -- Procedure -- Aspects of 
       feeding -- 29 Performing a digital rectal examination -- 
       What is a digital rectal exam? -- Why are digital rectal 
       examinations important? -- Procedure -- Aspects of digital
       rectal examinations -- Part 9 Common procedures - urology 
       -- 30 Performing urinalysis -- What is urinalysis? -- Why 
       is urinalysis important? -- Procedure -- Aspects of 
       urinalysis -- 31 Inserting a bladder catheter -- What is 
       bladder catheterisation? -- Why is bladder catheterisation
       important? -- Procedure -- Part 10 Common procedures - 
       otolaryngology -- 32 Performing otoscopy -- What is 
       otoscopy? -- Why is otoscopy important? -- Procedure -- 
       Aspects of otoscopy -- Part 11 Common procedures - 
       ophthalmology -- 33 Performing ophthalmoscopy -- What is 
       ophthalmoscopy? -- Why is ophthalmoscopy important? -- 
       Procedure -- Aspects of ophthalmoscopy -- Part 12 Common 
       procedures - end-of-life care -- 34 Confirming and 
       certifying death 
505 8  What is confirming and certifying death? -- Why is 
       confirming and certifying death important? -- Procedure --
       Aspects of confirming and certifying death -- Part 13 
       Supplementary resources -- Multiple choice questions -- 
       Multiple choice answers -- Further reading and references 
       -- Index -- EULA 
520    British Medical Association Book Awards winner - Young 
       Author's Award 2016 Practical Medical Procedures at a 
       Glance covers all the practical procedures required of UK 
       medical students, Foundation Doctors, and other medical 
       students worldwide, and provides a vital introduction and 
       quick reference to support clinical skills sessions and 
       ward placements. Providing clear explanations of each 
       skill so that they can be efficiently learned, and 
       ultimately, safely practiced, this guide is the perfect 
       companion to clinical practice. Practical Medical 
       Procedures at a Glance: Provides broad topic coverage 
       based on the GMC guidelines as listed in Tomorrow's 
       Doctors, with concise and accessible explanation of the 
       reasoning behind the skills Includes aide-memoires, 
       Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) and checklists for self-
       evaluation Uses large, clear photographs and diagrams in a
       'step-by-step' approach to each procedure and skill 
       Features valuable "contraindications" that show when it's 
       inappropriate to carry out certain procedures Includes a 
       companion website at www.ataglanceseries.com/
       practicalmedprocedures featuring interactive multiple 
       choice questions and videos demonstrating practical 
       techniques Beginning with basic procedures and progressing
       to more complex skills, Practical Medical Procedures at a 
       Glance builds confidence and provides an invaluable 
       overview of the skills needed throughout medical school 
       and beyond, regardless of specialty 
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       Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access 
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