This Oxford University Press app-book is developed by MedHand Mobile Libraries. Improve your performance with relevant, valid material which is accessed quickly and with minimal effort in the palm of your hand using MedHands patented technology.THIS APP-BOOK for Oxford Handbook of Primary Care & Community Nursingincludes unique functions such as:A powerful search BookmarksComplete set of medical calculators; Body Mass Index, Peak Expiratory Flows, Dehydration Correction Calculator and more HighlightingHistoryNotes and picture notesAbout this titleFast access to concise, targeted information on all essential aspects of primary care and community nursingPatient centred, evidence-based and in line with the latest guidelinesAn indispensable companion for practising nurses who work in non-hospital settingsEdited and written by primary care nurses who are directly engaged in current practice, research, and policy activitiesNew tothis editionFully updated following current clinical practice and latest evidence-based guidelinesRevised and expanded section on End of Life careAdditional topics include care of dying children, nursing technology, dependent children at home, and frailtyFully updated and revised for its second edition, the Oxford Handbook of Primary Care and Community Nursing is the essential guide to caring for patients in primary care and the community. Concise, easy-to-use, and comprehensive, this handbook ensures that the reader has the skills and knowledge required by any nurse working in modern primary and community care which cuts across different speciality and care settings.Chapters range from common adult health problems to vulnerable groups with extra needs, medicine management, and nurse prescribing. The handbook includes information on how health and social care services are organised and funded, from common technical care procedures to complex situations requiring practical, concise guidance. This is the essential guide to all aspects of the nurse's role. For the new edition material on end of life care has been revised and expanded, with more focus on care of dying children. It also includes new clinical topics such as nursing technology, dependent children at home, and frailty.All chapters have been written and reviewed by primary care nurses and other experts directly engaged in current practice and research. Providing an accessible and instant resource for everyday nursing, and a benchmark of good practice, the Oxford Handbook of Primary Care and Community Nursing is a unique and invaluable companion for all health care professionals working in the primary care and community setting.Readership: This handbook is an essential tool for practising nurses working in the primary care and community setting; these include practice nurses, nurse practitioners, district nurses, community staff nurses, health visitors, school nurses, walk-in centre nurses and sexual health nurses. It will also be valuable to those taking relevant examinations and electivesAuthors: VariDrennan and Claire Goodman________________________________________ MedHand Mobile Libraries offers a SUBSCRIPTION FREE application without edition upgrade. MedHand is the exclusive partner of Oxford University Press, publishing the latest editions of their Medical Handbooks in digital format.MedHand offers the most trusted and well recognized medical guidelines provided by excellent publishers. MedHand delivers what you need, trusted knowledge at the point of care!