Broadribb's Introductory Pediatric Nursing

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Jan 1, 2003 - Medical - 554 pages

This full-color revision of LPN/LVN level pediatrics text condenses prenatal and newborn coverage and features expanded asthma coverage and care of the well child. The text is organized as follows: chapters on developmental stages (age groups) are followed by chapters covering related and common diseases within each stage/age group. The final unit of the text includes the child with chronic health problems and the dying child. New recurring features include Web activities, pediatric triage checklists, and case studies.

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Contents

The Nurses Role in a Changing Child
3
The Nurses Changing Role in Child Health
10
The Family and Child
19
Skills of the CommunityBased Nurse 36
43
The Child Undergoing Surgery
49
Safety
56
Procedures and Treatments
77
Performing Procedures Related to Circulation
85
Nutrition
299
Health Problems of the Preschool
306
Central Nervous System Disorders
316
Nursing Process for the child With Cognitive
322
Blood Disorders
329
Genitourinary System Disorders
337
Growth and Development of
345
Health Promotion and Maintenance
351

Medication Administration and IV
92
Intravenous Therapy
101
U N I T 2
107
The Normal Newborn
109
Teaching the New Parent
122
Health Problems of the Newborn
129
Myelomeningocele
141
Nursing Process for the Infant in an Orthopedic
157
U N I T 3
169
Psychosocial Development
175
Health Promotion and Maintenance
182
Health Problems of the Infant
190
Nursing Process for the Nutritionally Deprived
197
Nursing Process for the Infant With Pyloric
205
Circulatory System Disorders
211
Nursing Process for the Infant With a Respiratory
219
Nursing Process for the Child With a Urinary Tract
225
Skin And Mucous Membrane Disorders
231
Health Problems of the Toddler
256
Respiratory System Disorders
262
Accidents
271
Nursing Process for the Child With a Burn
283
Growth and Development of the Preschool
292
Health Problems of the SchoolAge
361
Allergic Reactions
367
Nursing Process for the Child with Asthma
370
Disorders of Elimination
378
Nursing Process for the Child With Type 1 Diabetes
387
Nursing Process for the Child with scoliosis
395
Skin Disorders
404
Health Promotion and Maintenance
420
The Adolescent in the Health Care Facility
427
Health Problems of the Adolescent
431
Nursing Process for the Adolescent With Anorexia
435
Menstrual Disorders
441
Nursing Process for the Adolescent With AIDS
448
Maladaptive Responses to the Stresses
454
U N I T 4
465
The Child With a Chronic Health
484
The Dying Child
497
The Familys Reaction to Dying and Death
503
Glossary
513
Answers to NCLEXStyle Review Questions
523
Appendix B Pulse Respiration and Blood
531
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