TITLE

Moderate Sedation/Analgesia: Core Competencies for Practice. 2nd ed

AUTHOR(S)
Bell, Linda
PUB. DATE
December 2004
SOURCE
Critical Care Nurse;Dec2004, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p80
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
Reviews the book "Moderate Sedation/Analgesia: Core Competencies for Practice," 2nd ed., by Michael Kost.
ACCESSION #
15351589

 

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