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Figure 7.1
Cellular membrane.
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Figure 7.5
Oral stage of swallowing.
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Figure 7.9
Four key checks when using the pH tests. Source : Reproduced with permission from the ECRI Institute ( www.ecri.org.uk ) and The Royal Marsden NHS Fo...
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Figure 2
Weighing a patient.
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Figure 13
Measure the circumference of the arm at the midpoint using a tape measure.
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Figure 7.2
Algorithm for IV fluid therapy in adults. Source : NICE ( ). Reproduced with permission from NICE ( www.nice.org.uk/cg174 ).
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Figure 7.6
Decision tree for nasogastric tube placement checks in adults (NPSA ). Source : NPSA ( ). © Crown copyright. Reproduced under the Open Government Li...
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Figure 7.10
Cumulative data for SHOT categories 1996/7–2013, n=13,141. Source : Adapted from Bolton‐Maggs et al. (2014). Reproduced with permission from SHOT ( w...
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Figure 9
Measure between the point of the elbow (olecranon process) and the midpoint of the prominent bone of the wrist (styloid process).
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Figure 4a
Measuring for a nasogastric tube: measure from the patient's ear lobe to the bridge of the nose.
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Figure 7.3
Example of a fluid balance chart.
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Figure 7.7
X‐radiograph of a correctly inserted nasogastric tube. Source : PPSA ( ). Reproduced with permission from the ECRI Institute ( www.ecri.org.uk ).
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Figure 7.11
Blood pack labelling.
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Figure 12a
Identify the midpoint between the two points.
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Figure 4b
Measuring for a nasogastric tube: measure from the ear lobe to the bottom of the xiphisternum.
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Figure 7.4
Pharyngeal stage of swallowing.
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Figure 7.8
Test precision and test risk: the connection. Source : Reproduced with permission from the ECRI Institute ( www.ecri.org.uk ) and The Royal Marsden N...
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Figure 7.12
Check the compatability label or tie‐on tag against the patient's wristband.
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Figure 12b
Mark the arm.
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Figure 10
Removing a T‐fastener.