AACN PROTOCOLS FOR PRACTICE
Affiliation: University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication Date: 2006
ISBN 13: 9780763738259
AACN Protocols for Practice: Noninvasive Monitoring delineates the evidence for using devices for noninvasive patient monitoring of blood pressure, heart rhythms, pulse oximetry, end-tidal carbon dioxide, and respiratory waveforms. These protocols guide clinicians in the appropriate selection of patients for use of the device, application of the device, initial and ongoing monitoring, device removal, and selected aspects of quality control.