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Perioperative Nursing: Introduction

Resources to suport Perioperative Nursing.

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Welcome to the Perioperative Nursing Subject Specialty Guide. In this guide, we have provided links to evidence-based literature from the Medline database, links to full text electronic books, RSS feeds from relevant journals and links to our catalogue of e-resources.

Use the tabs at the top of this guide to access further resources.

The guide has been primarily produced for use by Hospital and Health Service clinical staff of Queensland. As a result, some of the links provided in this site are restricted to Hospital and Health Service staff.

Definition - Perioperative Nursing

Medical Subject Headings (Naitonal Libraries of Medicne)

"Nursing care of the surgical patient before, during, and after surgery. "

(MeSH, 2019)

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Definition - Operating Room Nursing

Medical Subject Headings (National Libraries of Medicine)

"The functions of the professional nurse in the operating room."

(MeSH, 2019)

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