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cover image - Health Promotion Throughout the Life Span - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource,8th Edition
ISBN: 9780323096638
Page Count: 704
Imprint: Mosby
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Health Promotion Throughout the Life Span - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource, 8th Edition

by Carole Lium Edelman, MSN, GCNS-BC, CMC, Elizabeth Connelly Kudzma, DNSc, MPH, WHNP-BC, CNL and Carol Lynn Mandle, PhD, AP, RN, CNS, FNP

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cover image - Health Promotion Throughout the Life Span - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource,8th Edition
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With the advent of health care reform and an emphasis on reducing health care costs, health promotion and disease prevention is a priority in nursing care. Be prepared with Health Promotion Throughout the Life Span, 8th Edition, your comprehensive guide to major health promotion concepts. Featuring practical guidance – including boxes on diversity awareness, evidence-based practice, innovative practice, hot topics, and quality and safety as well as case studies and care plans – our experienced authors give you all the tools you need to stay current on the latest research and trends in health promotion.

    • UNIQUE! The assessment framework for this textbook is based on Gordon’s Functional Health Patterns and offers a consistent presentation of content and a health promotion approach.
    • Extensive coverage of growth and development throughout the life span emphasizes the unique problems and health promotion needs of each stage of development.
    • UNIQUE! Think About It boxes present a realistic clinical scenario and critical thinking questions.
    • UNIQUE! Multicultural Awareness boxes present cultural perspectives important to care planning.
    • Research Highlights boxes discuss current research efforts and research opportunities in health promotion.
    • UNIQUE! Hot Topics boxes explore significant issues, trends, and controversies in health promotion to spark critical discussion and debate.
    • UNIQUE! Innovative Practice boxes offer examples of unique and creative health promotion programs and projects.
    • Updated nutrition coverage includes MyPyramid from the FDA, as well as the latest information on food safety and fad diets.
    • Expanded health policy coverage focuses on global health, historical perspectives, financing healthcare, concierge medical practices, and the hospitalist movement.
    • Health Promotion for the Twenty-First Century explores current and future health promotion challenges and research initiatives.
    • Updated Healthy People 2010 data includes midcourse review objectives and an introduction to Healthy People 2020.
    • Case Studies and Care Plans summarize key concepts and show how they apply to real-life practice.
  • Module 1: Foundations for Health Promotion

    1. Health Defined: Objectives for Promotion and Prevention
    2. Emerging Populations and Health
    3. Health Policy and the Delivery System
    4. The Therapeutic Relationship
    5. Ethical Issues Relevant to Health Promotion
    6. Module 2: Assessment for Health Promotion

    7. Health Promotion and the Individual
    8. Health Promotion and the Family
    9. Health Promotion and the Community
    10. Module 3: Interventions for Health Promotion

    11. Screening
    12. Health Education
    13. Nutrition Counseling for Health Promotion
    14. Exercise
    15. Stress Management
    16. Holistic Health Strategies
    17. Module 4: Application of Health Promotion

    18. Overview of Growth and Development Framework
    19. The Prenatal Period
    20. Infant
    21. Toddler
    22. Preschool Child
    23. School-Age Child
    24. Adolescent
    25. Young Adult
    26. Middle-Age Adult
    27. Older Adult
    28. Module 5: Challenges in the Twenty-First Century

    29. Health Promotion for the Twenty-First Century: Throughout the Life Span and Throughout the World
  • Carole Lium Edelman, MSN, GCNS-BC, CMC, Director of Geriatric Care Management, Waveny Care Center, New Canaan, CT; Associate Faculty Member, Yale University School of Nursing, New Haven, CT; Fellow, Brookdale Center on Aging; Hunter College, New York, NY, Elizabeth Connelly Kudzma, DNSc, MPH, WHNP-BC, CNL, Professor of Nursing, Curry College, Milton, Massachusetts and Carol Lynn Mandle, PhD, AP, RN, CNS, FNP, Associate Professor, Connell School of Nursing, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA; Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA; Family Nurse Practitioner, Clinical Nurse Specialist and Scientist, Mind-Body Medical Institute, Boston, MA; Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA; Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
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