Telephone Triage for Obstetrics and Gynecology

ISBN-13: 9780781790994

ISBN-10: 0781790999

Author: Vicki E. Long MSN CNM, Patricia McMullen JD MS CNS CRNP

Edition: Second

Publication date:
2009
Publisher:
LWW
Format:
Spiral-bound 448 pages
Category:
Medical, Nursing
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Acknowledged author Vicki E. Long MSN CNM wrote Telephone Triage for Obstetrics and Gynecology comprising 448 pages back in 2009. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 0781790999 and 9780781790994. Since then Telephone Triage for Obstetrics and Gynecology textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $6.91 or rent at the marketplace.


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American Journal of Nursing (AJN) Book of the Year Award 2009 in the category of Maternal and Child Health This telephone triage book is designed for use by professional nurses assessing and advising patients over the telephone on topics related to obstetric and gynecology. It is designed to crystallize the professional's existing knowledge base and to provide clear guidance on handling a wide variety of patient situations which the triage nurse might need to work through. The introductory section outlines the key medical/legal, counseling, and practical aspects of telephone triage and includes a new chapter on the use of online information retrieval. Subsequent sections present specific protocols for selected obstetric, gynecologic, and women's health problems. New and expanded protocols in this edition include updated infertility management and medications, additional contraceptive methods such as NuvaRing and Implanon, current abnormal Pap smear management, hormone therapy advice, and emergency contraception options.