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Stoma Care Theresa Porrett

Stoma Care

Theresa Porrett

Published April 13th 2005
ISBN : 9786610090846
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 About the Book 

This book is a beginners guide to stoma care, which will enable students and newly qualified staff in hospitals and in the community to provide effective care of patients with stoma devices and ensure continuity of care. It explores the rationaleMoreThis book is a beginners guide to stoma care, which will enable students and newly qualified staff in hospitals and in the community to provide effective care of patients with stoma devices and ensure continuity of care. It explores the rationale for stoma formation, immediate post-operative care, the choice of the most appropriate appliance, and long term management, exploring lifestyle changes including diet, the effects of chemotherapy on stoma care and the psychological impact of stoma formation.