PERIANESTHESIA NURSING CORE CURRICULUM E-BOOK
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PERIANESTHESIA NURSING CORE CURRICULUM E-BOOK (ebook)

Editorial:
SAUNDERS
ISBN:
9780323356176
Formato:
Epublication content package
DRM
Si

SECTION ONE: PROFESSIONAL COMPETENCIES
 1. Evolution of Perianesthesia Care
 2. Standards, Legal Issues and Practice Settings
 3. Safety, Quality Improvement, and Regulatory Agencies
 4. Research and EvidenceBased Practice
SECTION TWO: PREOPERATIVE ASSESSMENT COMPETENCIES
 5. Preoperative Evaluation
 6. Preexisting Medical Conditions
 7. Transcultural Nursing and Alternative Therapies
 8. The Mentally and Physically Challenged Patient
SECTION THREE: LIFE SPAN COMPETENCIES
 9. The Pediatric Patient
 10. The Adolescent Patient
 11. The Adult Patient
 12. The Geriatric Patient
SECTION FOUR: PERIANESTHESIA COMPETENCIES
 13. Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Balance
 14. Anesthesia, Moderate Sedation/Analgesia
 15. Thermoregulation
 16. Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting
 17. Pain and Comfort
 18. Perianesthesia Complications
SECTION FIVE: SYSTEM COMPETENCIES
 19. Respiratory
 20. Cardiovascular
 21. Neurological
 22. Endocrine
 23. Gastrointestinal
 24. General Surgery
 25. Hematology
 26. Renal/Genitourinary
 27. Obstetrics and Gynecology
 28. Ophthalmology
 29. Oral/Maxillofacial/Dental
 30. Orthopedics and Podiatry
 31. Otorhinolaryngology
 32. Peripheral Vascular Disease
 33. Plastic and Reconstruction
 34. Bariatrics
 35. Trauma
 36. Interventional Radiology and Special Procedures
SECTION SIX: EDUCATION AND DISCHARGE COMPETENCIES
 37. Postoperative/Postprocedure Assessment
 38. Discharge Criteria, Education, and Postprocedure Care
APPENDIXES
Appendix A: Certification of Perianesthesia Nurses: The CPAN® and CAPA® Certification Programs
Appendix B: Test Taking Strategies