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Title Pediatric acute care : a guide for interprofessional practice / edited by Karin Reuter-Rice, Beth Bolick.

Publication Info. Burlington, MA : Jones & Bartlett Learning, [2012]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Reference Material  REF. 618.92 P371PA    In-Library Use Only
Description xxxi, 1370 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Part I. Interprofessional patient care. The interprofessional team -- Research, evidence-based practice, and clinical decision making -- Certification, licensure, and credentialing/privileging for the health care professional -- Documentation and coding -- Structures of communication within organization -- Patient safety -- Part II. Approach to the pediatric patient and family. Child life: developmental considerations -- Patient- and family-centered care -- Communicating bad news -- Ethical considerations -- Care of the minor and legal implications -- Transition to adulthood -- Care of the medically fragile -- Management in the emergency setting -- Management in the inpatient setting -- Management of the premature infant in the pediatric acute care setting -- Transport -- Integrative medicine -- Rehabilitation -- Palliative care -- Part III. Selected disorders and their management. Analgesia, paralytics, sedation, and withdrawl -- Cardiac disorders -- Dermatologic disorders -- Endocrine disorder -- Fluid, electrolytes, and nutrition -- Gastrointestinal disorders -- Genetic and metabolic disorders -- Hematologic and oncologic disorders -- Immunologic and Rheumatologic disorders -- Infectious disorders -- Kidney and genitourinary disorders -- Musculoskeletal disorders -- Neurologic disorders -- Orofacial disorders -- Pulmonary disorders -- Child maltreatment -- Toxicologic exposures -- Traumatic injuries -- Part IV. Emergency Preparedness. Principles of disaster management and clinical practice -- Part V. Procedures. Arterial catheter insertion -- Central venous catheter insertion and removal -- Chest tube insertion and removal -- Intracardiac line removal -- Intraventricular catheter insertion and shunt access -- Lumbar puncture -- Postpyloric feeding tubes insertion -- Peripherally inserted central catheter insertion and removal -- Peritoneal catheter insertion -- Rapid-sequence intubation -- Slit lamp -- Wound closure -- Part VI. Laboratory values.
Subject Pediatric emergencies.
Pediatric intensive care.
Pediatric nursing.
Critical Illness -- nursing.
Acute Disease -- nursing.
Critical Care -- methods.
Nurse Practitioners.
Added Author Reuter-Rice, Karin.
Bolick, Beth.
ISBN 9780763779719 alkaline paper
0763779717 alkaline paper
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