9780135005064

Clinical Handbook for Child Health Nursing : Partnering with Children and Families

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  • ISBN13:

    9780135005064

  • ISBN10:

    013500506X

  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 5/5/2009
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
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Summary

American College of Surgeons, Gaithersburg, MD. Pocket-sized text offers a guide to pediatric nursing care in a clinical setting. Topics include normal vital signs, physical growth charts, poison control information, and infectious and communicable diseases. For nurses. Previous edition: c2006. Softcover. DNLM: Pediatric Nursing--methods--handbooks.

Table of Contents

SECTIONI GENERAL INFORMATION

1. Normal Vital Signs

2. Assessment

3. Physical Growth Charts

4. Nutrition

5. Average Laboratory Values

 

SECTION II PRINCIPLES OF NURSING CARE OF CHILDREN IN THE COMMUNITY/HOSPITAL

6. Growth, Development, Health Promotion, and Health Maintenance

7. Immunization Schedules

8. Pediatric Fluid and Dosage Calculations

9. Pain Assessment Tools

10. Poison Control Information

11. Emergency Assessment of the Child

 

SECTION III BODY SYSTEMS

12. Infectious and Communicable Diseases

13. Alterations in Fluid and Electrolyte Function

14. Alterations in Eye, Ear, Nose, and Throat Function

15. Alterations in Respiratory Function

16. Alterations in Cardiovascular Function

17. Alterations in Immunologic Function

18. Alterations in Hematologic Function

19. Alterations in Cellular Growth

20. Alterations in Gastrointestinal Function

21. Alterations in Genitourinary Function

22. Alterations in Endocrine Function

23. Alterations in Neurologic Function

24. Alterations in Mental Health and Cognition

25. Alterations in Musculoskeletal Function

26. Alterations in Integumentary Function

 

References

Index

 

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