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Agents and patients.

Anthony Powell

Agents and patients.

by Anthony Powell

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Published by Heinemann .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination218p.
Number of Pages218
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19397321M

  Patient-centered care for chronic illness is founded upon the informed and activated patient, but we are not clear what this means. We must understand patients as subjects who know things and as agents who do things. Bioethics has urged us to respect patient autonomy, but it has understood this autonomy narrowly in terms of informed consent for treatment choice. Unconscious patients would still react to painful stimuli if opioids weren't used. Morphine is the classic opioid, but it releases histamine, which lowers blood pressure. Fentanyl is times more potent and doesn't affect blood pressure, so it's used more often. Inhaled agents. These drugs keep patients .

  Unfortunately, many publishing houses won't look twice at your book without the solicitation of a literary agent. X Research source In exchange for a commission on your earnings (usually 15%), an agent will critique your manuscript, promote it to Views: K. MN Unit 10 Quiz – Question and Answers Which statement about confusion is true? Sondra’s peripheral vestibular disease causes dizziness and vertigo. Which of the following medications will help to decrease edema in the labyrinth of the ear? The hallmark of an absence seizure is: How often should drug levels be monitored when a seizure medication has controlled the seizures.

  Coverage in this new edition includes the most up-to-date information on thermal agents, ultrasound, electrical currents, hydrotherapy, traction, compression, lasers, and electromagnetic radiation. Straightforward explanations make it easy to integrate physical agents into your patients’ overall rehabilitation s:   Cheryl’s book examines the persistent problem of nurse to nurse bullying in healthcare which potentially undermines the quality of patient care. She details the causes of this trend and strategies to cope with nurse bullying. #6 Charting the Course: Launching Patient-Centric Healthcare. Co-Author: Kathleen Bartholomew, RN, MN.


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