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

Family Health Care
1
The Nurses Role in a Changing Child
3
The Nurses Changing Role in Child Health
10
The Nurses Role in a Changing Child
11
The Family and Child
19
CommunityBased Care of the Child 32
43
Assessment of the Child Data
59
Procedures and Treatments
77
Nursing Process for the Child With Cognitive
322
Blood Disorders
329
Genitourinary System Disorders
337
Growth and Development of the SchoolAge
345
Health Promotion and Maintenance
351
Health Problems of the SchoolAge
361
Allergic Reactions
367
Nursing Process for the Child With Asthma
370

Temperature
80
Medication Administration and IV
92
Intravenous Therapy
101
Nursing Process for the Infant With Congestive
129
Nursing Process for the Postoperative Infant With
145
Nursing Process for the Infant in an Orthopedic
157
Care of the Child
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 Preschool
306
Central Nervous System Disorders
316
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
Physical Development 240
413
Health Promotion and Maintenance
420
The Adolescent in the Health Care Facility
427
Nursing Process for the Adolescent With Anorexia
435
Menstrual Disorders
441
UNIT 2
446
Nursing Process for the Adolescent With AIDS
448
Maladaptive Responses to the Stresses
454
Care of the Newborn 107
456
Care of the AtRisk Child
465
Pressure Values
531
Appendix E Standard Precautions
534
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