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Title Pediatric nursing : caring for children and their families / [edited by] Nicki L. Potts, Barbara L. Mandleco.

Publication Info. Clifton Park, NY : Delmar Cengage Learning, [2012]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Reference Material  REF. 618.92 P371PN    In-Library Use Only
Edition Third edition.
Description xxxvii, 1496 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Note Access code included to activate Web site with Student StudyWARE (glossary games, clinical skills, skills checklist, NCLEX-style questions, videos, case studies, answers to the text Srudy Questions, pediatric/maternity audio glossary).
"Also available: Study guide to accompany Pediatric nursing .. CourseMate for Pediatric nursing .. Clinical companion for Pediatric nursing ... Delmar's Mini guide to pediatric drugs ... [and] Clinical decision making : case studies in Pediatric nursing"--P. [4] of cover.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Pediatric nursing in a changing society: Overview of pediatric nursing ; Legal and ethical issues ; The child in context of the family ; Community and home health nursing ; School nursing -- Growth and development of children: Theoretical approaches to the growth and development of children ; Growth and development of the newborn ; Growth and development of the infant ; Growth and development of the toddler ; Growth and development of the preschooler ; Growth and development of the school-age child ; Growth and development of the adolescent -- Unique considerations in children: Child and family communication ; Pediatric assessment ; Infectious diseases ; Care of children who are hospitalized ; Chronic conditions ; Pain management ; Medication administration ; Loss and bereavement -- Alterations in nutrition and elimination: Fluid and electrolyte alterations ; Genitourinary alterations ; Gastrointestinal alterations -- Alterations in oxygen transport: Respiratory alterations ; Cardiovascular alterations ; Hematological alterations -- Alterations in protective mechanisms: Immunologic alterations ; Endocrine alterations ; Cellular alterations ; Integumentary alterations -- Alterations in sensorimotor function: Sensory alterations ; Neurological alterations ; Cognitive alterations ; Musculoskeletal alterations -- Other alterations to children's health: Psychosocial alterations ; Child abuse and neglect -- Appendexes.
Subject Pediatric Nursing -- methods.
Nursing Care -- methods.
Pediatric nursing.
Added Author Potts, Nicki L. (Nicki Lee)
Mandleco, Barbara L. (Barbara Lillian)
ISBN 9781435486720 bk. with access to StudyWARE
1435486722 bk. with access to StudyWARE
9781111319625 bk. only
1111319626 bk. only
9781111541880 StudyWARE
1111541884 StudyWARE
9781435486614 paperback international ed.
1435486617 paperback international ed.
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