Health Assessment and Promotion Strategies Through the Life Span / Edition 6

Health Assessment and Promotion Strategies Through the Life Span / Edition 6

by Ruth Murray
     
 

ISBN-10: 0838569870

ISBN-13: 9780838569870

Pub. Date: 01/28/1997

Publisher: Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference

This indispensable resource offers specific guidelines for nursing assessment with suggested interventions and health promotion strategies at each developmental stage from birth to death. The sixth edition provides a critical pathway paradigm for health, and reviews theories of human development, principles of growth and development,

Overview

This indispensable resource offers specific guidelines for nursing assessment with suggested interventions and health promotion strategies at each developmental stage from birth to death. The sixth edition provides a critical pathway paradigm for health, and reviews theories of human development, principles of growth and development, and sociocultural, spiritual, and environmental influences on health. Nursing students, Physician Assistants, Occupational Therapists and other health related professionals.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838569870
Publisher:
Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
Publication date:
01/28/1997
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
896
Product dimensions:
8.25(w) x 10.85(h) x 1.42(d)

Table of Contents

I. INFLUENCES ON THE DEVELOPING PERSON AND FAMILY UNIT.

1. Sociocultural Influences on the Person and Family.
2. Environmental Influences on the Person and Family.
3. Spiritual and Religious Influences on the Person and Family.

II. BASIC CONCEPTS RELATED TO THE DEVELOPING PERSON AND FAMILY UNIT.

4. The Family: Basic Unit for the Developing Person.
5. Overview: Theories Related to Human Development.
6. The Developing Person: Principles of Growth and Development.

III. THE DEVELOPING PERSON AND FAMILY: INFANCY THROUGH ADOLESCENCE.

7. Assessment and Health Promotion for the Infant.
8. Assessment and Health Promotion for the Toddler.
9. Assessment and Health Promotion for the Preschooler.
10. Assessment and Health Promotion for the Schoolchild.
11. Assessment and Health Promotion for the Adolescent and Youth.

IV. THE DEVELOPING PERSON AND FAMILY: YOUNG ADULTHOOD THROUGH DEATH.

12. Assessment and Health Promotion for the Young Adult.
13. Assessment and Health Promotion for the Middle-aged Person.
14. Assessment and Health Promotion for the Person in Later Maturity.
15. Death, the Last Developmental Stage.

APPENDICES.

I-A. Recommended U.S. Dietary Allowances, Revised 1989.
I-B.Recommended Nutrient Intakes for Canadians.
II. Major Sources and Functions of Primary Nutrients.
III. Stress Management Strategies.
IV. American Academy of Family Physicians Age Charts for Periodic Health Examination.
Index.

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