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Published: 27 October 2016

832 Pages


ISBN: 9780199688869

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Oxford Handbook of Emergency Nursing

Second Edition

Edited by Robert Crouch OBE, Alan Charters, Mary Dawood, and Paula Bennett

Oxford Handbooks in Nursing

  • Fast access to concise, targeted information on all essential aspects of emergency nursing
  • Written by experienced nurses and packed full of up-to-date guidance and information
  • Contains detailed information on patient assessment and prioritization
  • Highlights signs and symptoms that call for urgent action
  • Features a handy skills chapter which offers a quick 'aide-memoire' for the reader

New to this Edition:

  • Updated to include new guidelines and approaches implemented since the first edition
  • A brand new chapter on emergencies in older patients covering falls, frailty, safeguarding, and polypharmacy
  • A brand new chapter on major trauma covering the management of patients with multiple or serious injuries
  • More references to web links throughout

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