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cover image - A Survival Guide to Children's Nursing - Updated Edition Elsevier eBook on VitalSource
ISBN: 9780702079160
Page Count: 512
Imprint: Elsevier
List Price: $29.99

A Survival Guide to Children's Nursing - Updated Edition Elsevier eBook on VitalSource

by Sharon L. Edwards, EdD SFHEA NTF MSc PGCEA DipN(Lon) RN and Imelda Coyne, BSc(Hons) MA PhD DipN RSCN RGN RNT FEANS FTCD

Elsevier eBook on VitalSource

cover image - A Survival Guide to Children's Nursing - Updated Edition Elsevier eBook on VitalSource
ISBN: 9780702079160
Page Count: 512
Imprint: Elsevier
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  • 1 General principles of children’s nursing

    1.1: Introduction

    1.2:    Health and Safety

    1.3: Emergency care of a child

    1.4:    Life threatening complications

    2 Assessment and investigations of a child

    2.1: Paediatric scoring systems

    2.2: Assessment of a child

    2.3: Haemodynamic monitoring of a child

    2.4: Diagnostic procedures

    3 Children’s nursing interventions

    3.1: General interventions

    3.2: Specific interventions

    3.3: Caring for a child in a variety of situations

    3.4: Caring for a child in a variety of settings

    4 Common conditions in children and reasons for admission

    4.1: General condition in children: a systems approach

    4.2: Other conditions observed in children

    4.3: Mental health conditions in children

    5 Psychological and ethical care

    5.1: Professional and practice issues

    5.2: Psychosocial issues

    5.3: Palliative care of a child

    6 Drug administration

    6.1: General aspects

    6.2:     Pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics

    6.3: Classification of drugs used in children

    6.4: Medication management

    References

    Appendix 1 Normal vital signs

    Appendix 2 Units of measurement

    Appendix 3 Drug measurement and calculations

    Glossary

    Index

  • Sharon L. Edwards, EdD SFHEA NTF MSc PGCEA DipN(Lon) RN, Senior Lecturer, School of Nursing and Allied Health, Buckinghamshire New University, Uxbridge, UK and Imelda Coyne, BSc(Hons) MA PhD DipN RSCN RGN RNT FEANS FTCD, Professor and Co-Director of Trinity Research in Childhood Centre, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
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