9780827381483

Pediatric Nursing

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    9780827381483

  • ISBN10:

    0827381484

  • Edition: CD
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2/4/2002
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
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Summary

- Unique "Eye On" boxes present new and/or alternative aspects of care to foster an understanding beyond the traditional medical model- Unique "Kids Want to Know" section poses typical questions children ask about their condition and care, along with the nurse's appropriate response, to address children's needs, concerns and fears

Table of Contents

UNIT I: PEDIATRIC NURSING IN A CHANGING SOCIETY 1(132)
Overview of Pediatric Nursing
3(30)
Legal and Ethical Issues
33(22)
The Child in Context of the Family
55(26)
Community and Home Health Nursing
81(22)
School Nursing
103(30)
UNIT II: GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT OF CHILDREN 133(218)
Theoretical Approaches to the Growth and Development of Children
135(30)
Growth and Development of the Newborn
165(28)
Growth and Development of the Infant
193(38)
Growth and Development of the Toddler
231(32)
Growth and Development of the Preschooler
263(20)
Growth and Development of the School-Aged Child
283(22)
Growth and Development of the Adolescent
305(46)
UNIT III: UNIQUE CONSIDERATIONS IN CHILDREN 351(224)
Child and Family Communication
353(20)
Pediatric Assessment
373(44)
Infectious Diseases
417(38)
Care of Children Who Are Hospitalized
455(38)
Chronic Conditions
493(24)
Pain Management
517(20)
Medication Administration
537(18)
Loss and Bereavement
555(20)
UNIT IV: ALTERATIONS IN NUTRITION AND ELIMINATION 575(122)
Fluid and Electrolyte Alterations
577(38)
Genitourinary Alterations
615(38)
Gastrointestinal Alterations
653(44)
UNIT V: ALTERATIONS IN OXYGEN TRANSPORT 697(150)
Respiratory Alterations
699(40)
Cardiovascular Alterations
739(70)
Hematological Alterations
809(38)
UNIT VI: ALTERATIONS IN PROTECTIVE MECHANISMS 847(158)
Immunologic Alterations
849(24)
Endocrine Alterations
873(34)
Cellular Alterations
907(44)
Integumentary Alterations
951(54)
UNIT VII: ALTERATIONS IN SENSORIMOTOR FUNCTION 1005(168)
Sensory Alterations
1007(36)
Neurological Alterations
1043(62)
Cognitive Alterations
1105(28)
Musculoskeletal Alterations
1133(40)
UNIT VIII: OTHER ALTERATIONS TO CHILDREN'S HEALTH 1173(58)
Psychosocial Alterations
1175(28)
Child Abuse and Neglect
1203(28)
Appendix A: The Friedman Family Assessment Model (Short Form) 1231(3)
Appendix B: Physical Growth Charts 1234(4)
Appendix C: Recommended Childhood Immunization Schedule, United States, January-December 2001 1238(2)
Appendix D: Recommended Dietary Allowances 1240(2)
Appendix E: Denver II 1242(2)
Appendix F: Sexual Maturity Ratings (SMR) 1244(3)
Appendix G: Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Guidelines 1247(5)
Appendix H: Common Laboratory Tests and Normal Values 1252(3)
Appendix I: Temperature Equivalents and Pediatric Weight Conversion 1255(2)
Appendix J: Common NANDA Diagnoses for Children and Their Families 1257(2)
Appendix K: Abbreviations 1259(4)
Glossary 1263(24)
Index 1287

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