This portable reference shows airway insertion, endotracheal intubation, CPR, code management, blood transfusion, defibrillation, seizure management, and much more. For each procedure, nurses find indications and contraindications, step-by-step directions, potential complications, and instructions for documentation. Key steps are illustrated and include rationales. Trouble-shooting tips and special precautions are graphically highlighted. A self-test lets nurses measure what they've learned.