Delmar's Intermediate Nursing Skills DVD

  • AUTHOR: Delmar
  • ISBN-13: 9781111125455 
  • Grade(s): 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
  • Mixed Media 
  • 2nd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2004
  • ©2011     Published
  • Prices are valid only in the respective region


About The Product

As a part of a comprehensive skills series, Delmar's Nursing Skills: INTERMEDIATE NURSING SKILLS DVD, Second Edition includes approximately 150 minutes of step-by-step video on intermediate nursing skills. This video series is an essential clinical tool for learning and reviewing essential nursing skills and will provide your students with comprehensive coverage of intermediate skills from Specimen Collection to Wound Care. These videos are the perfect addition to any nursing program and are a critical component in the overall package of fundamentals offerings, including theory and skills texts.


  • Focuses on must-know Information.
  • Links to the Delmar's Fundamental & Advanced Nursing Skills, 3E textbook content.
  • Includes Spanish and English closed captioning that makes the step—by-step video presentation of vital nursing skills truly accessible and user-friendly.
  • Emphasizes cultural diversity throughout with nurses and patients from a variety of different settings and backgrounds.
  • Filmed in a carefully controlled environment under expert supervision to ensure a direct, clear and accurate presentation of each skill.

About the Contributor

  • Delmar

    Find learning solutions to boost your career, augment your curriculum, improve your training courses or help you master new skills, from the leader in skills based solutions for educational institutions, businesses, and professionals – Delmar, a part of Cengage Learning.

Table of Contents

Specimen Collection.
Measuring Intake And Output.
Obtaining A Clean-Catch, Midstream Urine Specimen.
Performing A Skin Puncture.
Collecting Nose, Throat And Sputum Specimens.
Obtaining A Wound Drainage Specimen.
Obtaining A Urine Specimen From An Indwelling Catheter.
Obtaining A Finger-Stick Blood Sample.
Applying A Dry Dressing.
Applying A Wet-To-Dry Dressing.
Applying A Transparent Dressing.
Applying A Pressure Bandage.
Wound Care
Wound Care Dressings And Assessment.
Wound Irrigation And Cleaning.
Packing A Wound And Applying Dressings.
Cleaning And Dressing A Closed Wound With An Open Drain.
Changing Dressings Around Therapeutic Puncture Sites And Sutures.
Maintaining A Closed Wound Drainage System.
Removing Skin Sutures And Staples.
Pouching A Draining Wound.
Bowel Elimination.
Administering An Enema.
Digital Removal Of Fecal Impaction.
Irrigating And Cleaning A Stoma.
Changing A Bowel Diversion Ostomy Appliance: Pouching A Stoma.
Urinary Care & Catheterization.
Applying A Condom Catheter.
Inserting An Indwelling Catheter-Male.
Inserting An Indwelling Catheter-Female.
Routine Catheter Care.
Irrigating A Urinary Catheter.
Removing An Indwelling Catheter.
Inserting And Maintaining A Nasogastric Tube.
Assessing Placement Of A Large Bore Feeding Tube.
Assessing Placement Of A Small Bore Feeding Tube.
Removing A Nasogastric Tube.
Feeding And Medicating Via A Gastrostomy Tube.
Maintaining Gi Suction Devices.

New to this Edition

  • Contains updated nursing skills that reflect current equipment as well as standards and practice, including medication administration, standard precautions, safety guidelines and infection control.
  • Follows current HIPAA and CDC guidelines.
  • Filmed using current practitioners at the Atlanticare Regional Medical Center, a Magnet designated facility – the nursing professions highest honor.