Core Curriculum For Pediatric Emergency Nursing / Edition 2

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This unique text serves as the foundation for pediatric emergency nursing practice and also addresses pediatric trauma care.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780763701765
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Publication date: 8/29/2002
  • Edition description: 1E
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 619
  • Sales rank: 1,210,592
  • Product dimensions: 8.56 (w) x 11.03 (h) x 1.27 (d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Management Issues 1
Ch. 2 Ethical and Legal Issues 13
Ch. 3 The Future of Pediatric Emergency Nursing 27
Ch. 4 Developmental and Psychosocial Considerations 35
Ch. 5 Prevention of Illness and Injury 49
Ch. 6 Health History and Physical Assessment 73
Ch. 7 Triage 89
Ch. 8 Telephone Triage 97
Ch. 9 Children with Special Healthcare Needs 111
Ch. 10 Transport 115
Ch. 11 Neonatal Emergencies 123
Ch. 12 Common Chief Complaints 137
Ch. 13 Pain Assessment and Management 149
Ch. 14 Neonatal Resuscitation 163
Ch. 15 Pediatric Resuscitation 169
Ch. 16 Respiratory Emergencies 177
Ch. 17 Cardiovascular Emergencies 193
Ch. 18 Neurologic Emergencies 211
Ch. 19 Gastrointestinal Emergencies 233
Ch. 20 Genitourinary Emergencies 251
Ch. 21 Musculoskeletal Emergencies 271
Ch. 22 Dermatologic Emergencies 281
Ch. 23 Eye, Ear, Nose, and Throat Emergencies 295
Ch. 24 Endocrine Emergencies 309
Ch. 25 Hematologic and Oncologic Emergencies 321
Ch. 26 Communicable and Infectious Diseases 341
Ch. 27 Psychiatric Emergencies 369
Ch. 28 Crisis Intervention and Management 389
Ch. 29 Mechanisms of Injury 401
Ch. 30 Initial Trauma Assessment and Intervention 409
Ch. 31 Head Trauma/Traumatic Brain Injury 425
Ch. 32 Spinal Cord Trauma 431
Ch. 33 Oral and Maxillofacial Trauma 437
Ch. 34 Thoracic Trauma 445
Ch. 35 Abdominal Trauma 451
Ch. 36 Genitourinary Trauma 455
Ch. 37 Submersion Injuries 461
Ch. 38 Musculoskeletal Trauma 465
Ch. 39 Burn Trauma 477
Ch. 40 Shock 497
Ch. 41 Heat-related Emergencies 503
Ch. 42 Cold-related Emergencies 507
Ch. 43 Bites and Stings 513
Ch. 44 Toxicologic Emergencies 521
Ch. 45 Hazardous Material and Biochemical Emergencies 555
Ch. 46 Child Abuse and Neglect 573
Ch. 47 Child Sexual Abuse 585
Index 593
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  • Posted May 9, 2009

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    Excellent, Excellent book. Any book that ENA endorses or writes is a great book. Easy to read and follow. Has everything you need to know regarding pediatric emergency nursing.

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