How to perform first aid

Gloster, AS and Johnson, P 2016, 'How to perform first aid' , Nursing Standard, 30 (20) , pp. 36-39.

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Abstract

This article aims to help nurses to perform first aid in a safe, effective and patient-centred manner. First aid comprises a series of simple, potentially life-saving steps that an individual can perform with minimal equipment. Although it is not a legal requirement to respond to an emergency situation outside of work, nurses have a professional duty to respond and provide care within the limits of their competency.

Item Type: Article
Schools: Schools > School of Nursing, Midwifery, Social Work & Social Sciences
Journal or Publication Title: Nursing Standard
Publisher: RCN Publishing
ISSN: 0029-6570
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Depositing User: AS Gloster
Date Deposited: 10 May 2017 10:08
Last Modified: 22 Aug 2017 07:44
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/42315

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