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Community-Based Nursing: An Introduction



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  • Community-Based Nursing : An Introduction
    Community-Based Nursing : An Introduction


"Written from a health promotion and illness prevention perspective, this practical textbook provides expert guidance on community-based nursing care for children, adolescents, adults, and the elderly. You'll find complete coverage of health care settings, nursing roles, and effective interventions, as well as important community-related topics such as environmental health, epidemiology, home care, and communicable disease. Newly streamlined to focus on "must-know" content, it contains special features and boxes throughout for fast access to the information you need to know."--BOOK JACKET.

Table of Contents

Foundations of Community-Based Nursing Practice
Opportunities in Community-Based Nursing Practice
Roles and Interventions in Community-Based Nursing Practice
Client Education and Health Teaching NEW!
Case Management NEW!
Factors that Influence Health and Health Care
Overview of the Health Care Delivery System
Environmental Health Issues
Cultural Influences on Health
Natural and Man-made Disasters NEW!
Settings for Community-Based Care
Nursing Care in Ambulatory Settings
Home Health Care Nursing
Community-Based Nursing Care Across the Life Span
Health Promotion and Illness Prevention for Infants, Children, and Adolescents
Health Promotion and Illness Prevention for Adults
Issues in Women's Health Care
Health Promotion and Illness Prevention for Elders
Health Promotion and Illness Prevention for Families
Nursing Care of Clients with Special Needs in Community Settings
Vulnerable Groups
Mental Health Issues
Communicable Disease: Prevention and Intervention
Assessment Tools
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