This pocket-sized book provides step-by-step instructions on how to carry out advanced clinical skills such as medicine administration, giving transfusions, catheterisation, and other key skills across both acute and community settings. It is ideal for second and third year students and has been updated for the 2018 NMC standards, including the most up-to-date evidence base for the procedures.
Each section features:
- Handy checklists detailing the essential equipment and things to consider before starting.
- Helpful tips and advice on what to watch out for and the relevant action to take for each skill.
- Care setting considerations exploring patient requirements depending on where care is being given.
- Clear instructions guiding you step by step through each procedure.
Whether you are revising, practicing, or preparing for a clinical placement, this book will become a trusted companion and daily reference that will help to develop and improve your nursing skills.