More New and Used
from Private Sellers
In Stock Usually Ships in 24 Hours
Usually Ships in 3-5 Business Days
Starting at $1.15
Questions About This Book?
What version or edition is this?
This is the 7th edition with a publication date of 10/17/2007.
What is included with this book?
- The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.
- The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.
The Seventh Edition of this colorful, student-friendly LPN/LVN textbook has been thoroughly revised to provide even more of the skill-building features today's students need. The text has an updated art program of over 400 full-color photographs and drawings. Boxed features include Clinical Secrets, Cultural Snapshots, Nursing Procedures, Test Yourself reading comprehension questions, Family Teaching Tips, Communications pointers, Nursing Care Plans, and A Personal Glimpse narratives with Learning Opportunity questions. Workbook pages at the end of each chapter present NCLEX(R)-style review questions, study activities, critical thinking questions, and dosage calculations. A bound-in CD-ROM includes videos and a pediatric dosage calculator.
Table of Contents
|The Nurse's Role in a Changing Child Health Care Environment||p. 3|
|Family-Centered and Community-Based Pediatric Nursing||p. 22|
|Assessment of the Child (Data Collection)||p. 41|
|Care of the Hospitalized Child||p. 62|
|Procedures and Treatments||p. 82|
|Medication Administration and Intravenous Therapy||p. 100|
|The Child With a Chronic Health Problem||p. 119|
|Abuse in the Family||p. 132|
|The Dying Child||p. 144|
|Nursing Assessment of Newborn Transition||p. 165|
|Newborn Nutrition||p. 185|
|The Normal Newborn||p. 205|
|The Newborn With a Gestational or Acquired Disorder||p. 230|
|The Newborn With a Congenital Disorder||p. 260|
|Principles of Growth and Development||p. 301|
|Growth and Development of the Infant: 28 Days to 1 Year||p. 330|
|The Infant With a Major Illness||p. 351|
|Growth and Development of the Toddler: 1 to 3 Years||p. 402|
|The Toddler With a Major Illness||p. 421|
|Growth and Development of the Preschool Child: 3 to 6 Years||p. 459|
|The Preschool Child With a Major Illness||p. 474|
|Growth and Development of the School-Age Child: 6 to 10 Years||p. 512|
|The School-Age Child With a Major Illness||p. 529|
|Growth and Development of the Adolescent: 11 to 18 Years||p. 586|
|The Adolescent With a Major Illness||p. 605|
|Standard and Transmission- Based Precautions||p. 653|
|NANDA-Approved Nursing Diagnoses||p. 655|
|The Joint Commission's "Do Not Use" Abbreviations, Acronyms, and Symbols||p. 658|
|Good Sources of Essential Nutrients||p. 659|
|Breast-feeding and Medication Use||p. 660|
|Growth Charts||p. 662|
|Pulse, Respiration, and Blood Pressure Values in Children||p. 668|
|Temperature and Weight Conversion Charts||p. 669|
|Recommended Childhood and Adolescent Immunization Schedules||p. 672|
|Table of Contents provided by Blackwell. All Rights Reserved.|