By Lisa Carroll
This publication offers Nurse Practitioners operating within the box of Acute drugs with an up to the moment, sensible, and finished advisor to the administration of acute scientific sufferers. It serves as a textual content from which the busy hugely expert nurse can receive info on review, analysis, and administration of acute health conditions. It identifies priorities for therapy and publications the reader during the administration of the sufferer. anywhere attainable the newest released guidance were integrated. the ultimate bankruptcy of the e-book considers the criminal, specialist and moral concerns confronted through nurses operating at a sophisticated point. the problems of function improvement, the advance of protocols and prescribing are thought of.
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Treatment is needle pericardiocentesis, which requires expert assistance. Toxic Substances History may lead you to suspect that toxic substances are a cause of cardiac arrest. If you know what the toxin is give the antidote. uk – see Chapter 3 for more information). Some common toxins and their antidotes are: r paracetamol – N-acetylcysteine r digoxin – digoxin specific FAB antibodies r benzodiazepines – flumazenil r opioids – naloxone r tricyclics – consider administering sodium bicarbonate intravenously r beta blockers – glucagon Thromboembolism The most common cause is pulmonary embolism.