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Author Johansson, Charity.
Title Mobility in context [electronic resource] : principles of patient care skills / Charity Johansson, Susan A. Chinworth.
Published Philadelphia : F.A. Davis Co., c2012.
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 Electronic Book  RT87.T72 J64 2012eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xxx, 459 p.) : ill. (chiefly col.).
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Establishing the therapeutic alliance -- The mechanics of movement -- Special environments -- Keeping it clean : maintaining cleanliness in the clinical environment -- Assessing physiological status : vital signs -- Draping for minimum exposure and maximum dignity -- Positioning your patient for mobility -- Transferring dependent patients -- Maintaining capacity for mobility through range of motion -- Bed mobility -- Horizontal transfers -- Vertical transfers -- Seated mobility : sitting but not sitting still -- fitting and propelling a wheelchair -- Navigating the challenges of ambulating.
Subject Transport of sick and wounded.
Patients -- Positioning.
Nursing -- Safety measures.
Related Names Chinworth, Susan A.
Related To Print version: Johansson, Charity. Mobility in context. Philadelphia : F.A. Davis Co., c2012. 9780803615274 0803615272 (DLC) 2011042714
ISBN 0803630476 (electronic bk.)
9780803630475 (electronic bk.)