Study Guide for Nursing Care of Children
Study Guide for Nursing Care of Children,
Edition 4 Principles and Practice
By Susan R. James, PhD, MSN, RN and Julie White, RN, MSN

Publication Date : 02 May 2012

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Study Guide provides supplemental learning activities and NCLEX review questions to reinforce comprehension of information covered in the text and prepare students for the exam.

Key Features

  • Consistent organization corresponds with the chapter layout in the text.
  • Enhanced learning features help you master concepts and content from the text.
    • Helpful hints
    • Student learning exercises
    • Suggested learning activities
    • Student learning applications
    • Review questions
  • Answers for the student learning exercises and the review questions are located at the end of the study guide.

New Features

  • Updated content reflects the changes in the Nursing Care of Children, 4th Edition textbook to keep you up to date.
About the author
By Susan R. James, PhD, MSN, RN, Associate Professor of Nursing, Coordinator, Nursing of Infants and Children, Curry College, Milton, MA and Julie White, RN, MSN, Clinical Instructor Graduate Entry Program University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing~ Maternal/Child Department
Table of Contents

UNIT I: INTRODUCTION TO CHILD HEALTH NURSING

1. Introduction to Nursing Care of Children

UNIT II: GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT: THE CHILD AND THE FAMILY

2. Family-Centered Nursing Care

3. Communicating with Children and Families

4. Health Promotion for the Developing Child

5. Health Promotion for the Infant

6. Health Promotion During Early Childhood

7. Health Promotion for the School Age Child

8. Health Promotion for the Adolescent

UNIT III: SPECIAL CONSIDERATIONS IN CARING FOR CHILDREN

9. Physical Assessment of Children

10. Emergency Care of the Child

11. The Ill Child in the Hospital and Other Care Settings

12: The Child With a Chronic Condition or Terminal Illness

13. Principles and Procedures for Nursing Care of Children

14. Medication Administration and Safety for Infants and Children

15. Pain Management for Children

UNIT IV: CARING FOR CHILDREN WITH HEALTH PROBLEMS

16. The Child with a Fluid and Electrolyte Alteration

17. The Child with an Infectious Disease

18. The Child with an Immunologic Alteration

19. The Child With a Gastrointestinal Alteration

20. The Child With a Genitourinary Alteration

21. This Child with a Respiratory Alteration

22. The Child With a Cardiovascular Alteration

23. The Child With a Hematologic Alteration

24. The Child with Cancer

25. The Child with Major Alterations in Tissue Integrity

26. The Child With a Musculoskeletal Alteration

27. The Child With an Endocrine or Metabolic Alteration

28. The Child with an Neurologic Alteration

29. Psychosocial Problems in Children and Families

30. The Child With a Developmental Disability

31. The Child with a Sensory Alteration

Book details
ISBN: 9781455707065
Page Count: 258
Retail Price: €28.99