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Title Chronic illness in children : an evidence-based approach / Laura L. Hayman, Margaret M. Mahon, J. Rick Turner, editors.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Springer Publishing Company, [2002]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  618.92 C557C    Check Shelf
Description xi, 241 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Pediatric asthma -- Type 1 diabetes -- Juvenile idiopathic arthritis -- Cancer in children -- Cardiovascular responsivity to stress and preclinical manifestations of cardiovascular disease in youth -- Family considerations -- Stress and coping in children at risk for medical problems -- Adherence research in the pediatric and adolescent populations: A decade in review.
Summary "This book provides a research-based discussion of common childhood chronic illnesses and their etiology, diagnosis, treatment, and management. Along with information on specific diseases and conditions, such as asthma, diabetes, and arthritis, are chapters on psychosocial management, focusing on family coping, stress on the child, and adherence. This is a rich resource for nurses and other health practitioners looking for an overview of children's chronic illness in an evidence-based context."--Jacket.
Subject Chronic diseases in children.
Chronically ill children.
Evidence-based pediatrics.
Chronic Disease. (DNLM)D002908
Child. (DNLM)D002648
Evidence-Based Medicine -- methods. (DNLM)D019317Q000379
Chronic diseases in children. (OCoLC)fst00860098
Chronically ill children. (OCoLC)fst00860176
Evidence-based pediatrics. (OCoLC)fst01201426
Added Author Hayman, Laura Lucia, editor.
Mahon, Margaret M., editor.
Turner, J. Rick, editor.
Other Form: Online version: Chronic illness in children. New York : Springer Pub. Co., ©2002 (OCoLC)607834339
ISBN 9780826138569 (hardcover)
082613856X (hardcover)
9780826197993 (electronic bk.)
082619799X (electronic bk.)
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