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Published: 14 January 2021

528 Pages


ISBN: 9780198831570

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Oxford Handbook of Neuroscience Nursing

Second Edition

Edited by Sue Woodward and Catheryne Waterhouse

Oxford Handbooks in Nursing

  • Fully updated with the latest evidence-based guidelines, providing clear, trustworthy advice for practising nurses
  • Fast access to targeted information from pathophysiology to treatment options, addressing major nursing concerns

New to this Edition:

  • Chapters have been thoroughly revised to take into account the latest recommendations from NICE and NHS England
  • Contains brand new information reflecting latest policy from NHS England and NICE, and incorporates new ethical guidelines, technologies and management options
  • The critical care chapter reflects the changes for management of raised intracranial pressure in acute brain injury, including the use of hypothermia, optimising cerebral perfusion. The section on mechanical ventilation incorporates new technology and modes of ventilation.
  • Includes updated treatment options for subarachnoid haemorrhage, including the use of 'flow-diverters' and stents

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