The Surgical Nurse specific reference guide features topics surrounding categories of surgical procedures, classifications of surguries, pre-operative surgical period information such as risk factors, diagnostic screenings, informed consent information and patient ID. The Intra-operative surgical period guidelines and procedures like nursing roles during surgery, types of anesthesia, teamwork in the operating room. The reference guide wouldn’t be complete without guidelines around the Post-operative period with specific sections for post-op care, preventing post-op complications including possible causes and interventions. There’s so much more included in the 3-panel guide that is printed on front and back for a total of 6 jam-packed pages of information specifically geared toward the Surgical Nurse! Laminated so you can use it as a student and throughout your surgical nursing career!