9780838581230

Pediatric Nursing : Caring for Children

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  • ISBN13:

    9780838581230

  • ISBN10:

    0838581234

  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1/1/1999
  • Publisher: Appleton & Lange
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Summary

For courses in Pediatric Nursing. THE most concise, readable pediatric nursing text for use in RN programs. Exceptionally user-friendly and up-to-date, it features a very visual approachwith abundant four-color photos and drawings throughout, extensive marginal notes, chapter-opening vignettes and other pedagogical devicesplus a heavy emphasis on community nursing.

Author Biography

Ruth C. Bindler is Professor, Intercollegiate College of Nursing Washington State University Spokane, Washington.

Table of Contents

Nurse's Role in Care of the ILL and Injured Child: Hospital, Community Settings, and Home
2(24)
Growth and Development
26(66)
Pediatric Assessment
92(84)
Nursing Considerations for the Hospitalized Child
176(32)
Nursing Considerations for the Child in the Community
208(30)
The Child with a Life-Threatening Illness or Injury
238(26)
Pain Assessment and Management
264(24)
Alterations in Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Balance
288(50)
Alterations in Immune Function
338(28)
Infectious and Communicable Diseases
366(40)
Alterations in Respiratory Function
406(58)
Alterations in Cardiovascular Function
464(50)
Alterations in Hematologic Function
514(26)
Alterations in Cellular Growth
540(50)
Alterations in Gastrointestinal Function
590(70)
Alterations in Genitourinary Function
660(50)
Alterations in Eye, Ear, Nose, and Throat Function
710(40)
Alterations in Neurologic Function
750(66)
Alterations in Musculoskeletal Function
816(46)
Alterations in Endocrine Function
862(44)
Alterations in Skin Integrity
906(46)
Alterations in Psychosocial Function
952(52)
Appendices 1004(32)
Glossary 1036(7)
Index 1043

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