Media Edition of Nursing in the Community

Media Edition of Nursing in the Community

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For courses in Community Nursing.Nursing in the Community emphasizes critical thinking and the application of community health principles in nursing practice. Using the Dimensions Model, it pulls together nursing, health risks and health care, while applying community principles to the individual, the family and the community. It embodies a holistic approach that focuses on all aspects of community health. The Media Edition is accompanied by a Companion Website and Study Wizard more

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  • Mixed media product | 1137 pages
  • 210.82 x 279.4 x 50.8mm | 2,585.46g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 3rd edition
  • 013054924X
  • 9780130549242

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I. THE COMMUNITY HEALTH NURSING CONTEXT. 1. The Community Context. 2. The Historical Context. 3. The Health Care Context. 4. Community Health Nursing. 5. The Dimensions Model of Community Health Nursing. 6. Other Models for Community Health Nursing. II. THE PROCESS DIMENSION OF COMMUNITY HEALTH NURSING. 7. The Nursing Process. 8. The Epidemiologic Process. 9. The Health Education Process. 10. The Home Visit Process and Home Health Nursing. 11. The Case Management Process. 12. The Change, Leadership and Group Processes. 13. The Political Process. III. SPECIAL INFLUENCES ON THE DIMENSIONS OF HEALTH. 14. Economic Influences on Community Health. 15. Ethical Influences on Community Health. 16. Cultural Influences on Community Health. 17. Environmental Influences on Community Health. IV. THE DIMENSIONS MODEL AND SPECIAL CLIENT POPULATIONS. 18. Care of the Family Client. 19. Care of the Community or Target Group. 20. Care of Children. 21. Care of Women. 22. Care of Men. 23. Care of Older Clients. 24. Care of Homeless Clients. V. THE DIMENSIONS MODEL IN SPECIALIZED SETTINGS. 25. Care of Clients in the School Setting. 26. Care of Clients in the Work Setting. 27. Care of Clients in Rural Settings. 28. Care of Clients in Correctional Settings. 29. Care of Clients in Disaster Settings. VI. THE DIMENSIONS MODEL AND SELECTED COMMUNITY HEALTH PROBLEMS. 30. Communicable Diseases. 31. Chronic Physical Health Problems. 32. Chronic Mental Health Problems: Schizophrenia and Mood Disorders. 33. Substance Abuse. 34. Violence. Recommended Readings. Poems. Appendices. more

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