Clinical Handbook for Pediatric Nursing

Clinical Handbook for Pediatric Nursing

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This quick-reference handbook provides general information on growth & development, vital signs, and assessment information specific to the care of children in the community or hospital, such as dosage calculations, pain charts, immunization schedules and an overview of primary conditions organized by body systems. Content overviews, procedures, tables and illustrations make this a valuable tool for any nurse or future nurse.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 676 pages
  • 116.84 x 190.5 x 40.64mm | 566.99g
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 0131133160
  • 9780131133167

Table of contents

Section I General Information1. Growth & Development2. Normal Vital Signs3. Assessment4. Physical Growth Charts5. Nutrition6 Normal Lab Values Section II Principles of Nursing Care of Children in the Community/Hospital7. Health Promotion and Health Maintenance through childhood 8. Health Promotions for Children with Chronic Conditions 9. Immunization Schedules10. Pediatric Dosage Calculations11. Pain Assessment Tools12. Poison Control Information13. Emergency Assessment of the ChildSection III Body Systems14. Infectious and Communicable Diseases15. Alterations in Fluid and Electrolyte Function16. Alterations in Eye, Ear, Nose, and Throat Function17. Alterations in Respiratory Function 18. Alterations in Cardiovascular Function 19. Alterations in Immunologic Function 20. Alterations in Hematologic Function 21. Alterations in Cellular Growth 22. Alterations in Gastrointestinal Function 23. Alterations in Genitourinary Function 24. Alterations in Endocrine Function 25. Alterations in Neurologic Function 26. Alterations in Congition and Mental Health 27. Alterations in Musculoskeletal Function 28. Alterations in Integumentary Function Back Matter: References
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