Clinical Companion to Accompany Nursing Care of Children / Edition 1

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A concise, useful handbook to accompany NURSING CARE OF CHILDREN: PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE. Contains information essential to clinical situations. The format allows for quick and easy access to the material.

Communicating with children, physical assessment, infectious disease, psychosocial disorders, cognitive deficit, etc.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780721664897
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Publication date: 6/2/1997
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 712

Table of Contents

1 Introduction to Pediatric Nursing 2
2 Growth and Development 26
3 The Newborn 50
4 The Infant 74
5 The Toddler 84
6 The Preschool Child 110
7 The School-Age Child 128
8 The Adolescent 146
9 The Child and Play 174
10 Communicating With Children 186
11 Physical Assessment 204
12 Nutrition 258
13 Safety 286
14 Emergency Care of the Child and Family 310
15 The Ill Child in the Hospital and Other Care Settings 346
16 Family-Centered Nursing Care 372
17 The Child With a Chronic or Terminal Illness 394
18 Application of Nursing Principles to Pediatrics 430
19 Medicating Infants and Children 486
20 The Child in Pain 514
21 The High-Risk Neonate 534
22 The Child With an Infectious Disease 584
23 The Child With Immunologic Alterations 630
24 The Child With Fluid and Electrolyte Alterations 670
25 The Child With Upper Gastrointestinal Alterations 696
26 The Child With Lower Gastrointestinal Alterations 724
27 The Child With Genitourinary Alterations 772
28 The Child With an Acute Respiratory Disorder 810
29 The Child With Chronic Respiratory Alterations 860
30 The Child With Congenital Cardiac Defects 906
31 The Child With Cardiovascular Alterations 938
32 The Child With Hematologic Alterations 960
33 The Child With Cancer 990
34 The Child With Integumentary Alterations 1028
35 The Child With Burns 1060
36 The Child With Musculoskeletal Alterations 1090
37 The Child With Structural Disorders of the Bones and Joints 1138
38 The Child With Endocrine Alterations 1168
39 The Child With Diabetes Mellitus 1192
40 The Child With Neurologic Alterations 1216
41 The Child With a Psychosocial Disorder 1268
42 The Child With Cognitive Deficit 1304
43 The Child With Sensory Alterations 1328
Glossary 1347
App. A Recommended Childhood Immunization Schedule: United States, July-December 1996 1358
App. B Recommendations for Preventive Pediatric Health Care: Committee on Practice and Ambulatory Medicine 1359
App. C Growth Charts 1361
App. D Denver Developmental Screening Test II 1370
App. E Normal Blood Pressure Readings for Children 1374
App. F Skinfold Thickness by Age and Sex: 50th Percentiles 1376
App. G Guidelines for Isolation Precautions in Hospitals 1377
App. H Resources for Health Care Providers and Families 1382
App. I Common Laboratory Tests and Normal Values 1394
App. J NANDA-Approved Nursing Diagnoses 1408
App. K Sample Pediatric Clinical Pathways 1410
App. L Nutrient Charts 1417
Index 1421
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