Schaum's Outline of Pediatric Nursing

Schaum's Outline of Pediatric Nursing

by Mary Ann Cantrell

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Modified to conform to the current curriculum, Schaum's Outline of Pediatric Nursing complements these courses in scope and sequence to help you understand its basic concepts. The book offers extra practice on topics such as health promotion and health problems of children in infancy, early childhood, middle childhood, and adolescence. You’ll also get coverage on chronic illnesses and disabilities in children and dysfunctions of the various systems of the body in children.

Features:

  • Professional case studies and 122 review questions
  • Comprehensive review of specialized topics such as impact of cognitive or sensory impairment on the child and family, family-centered home care, and pediatric variations of nursing interventions
  • Support for all the major textbooks for pediatric nursing courses

Topics include: Health Promotion and Growth Development, The Hospitalized Child and Family, Common Alterations in Pediatric Respiratory Functioning, Common Alterations in Pediatric Hematological and Immune Functioning, Common Cancers in Children and Adolescents, Alteration in Musculoskeletonal and Joint Functioning, Common Alterations in Pediatric Neurological Functioning, Common Alterations in Pediatric Neuromuscular Functioning, Common Alterations in Pediatric Fluid and Electrolyte Balance & Urinary and Renal Functioning, Common Alterations in Pediatric Endocrine Functioning, Common Alterations in Pediatric Cardiac Functioning, Common Alterations in Pediatric Gastrointesetinal Functioning, Common Alterations in Sensory Functioning, The Child with Special Needs

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780071623858
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Publication date: 09/22/2010
Series: Schaum's Outline Series
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 264
File size: 7 MB

About the Author

Mary Ann Cantrell received her Ph.D. in nursing from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County in 1997. She had fellowships at The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Research Training: Developing Nurse Scientists Program, The State of the Science of Nursing Research in Pediatric Oncology at the National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR) of the National Institute of Health (NIH), and the University of Pennsylvania's Summer Nursing Research Institute. She worked as a nurse in the oncology unit of The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia for 17 years. She is currently an Associate Professor of Nursing at Villanova University.

Table of Contents

1. Health Promotion and Growth Development 2. The Hospitalized Child and Family 3. Common Alterations in Pediatric Respiratory Functioning 4. Common Alterations in Pediatric Hematological and Immune Functioning 5. Common Cancers in Children and Adolescents 6. Alteration in Musculoskeletonal and Joint Functioning 7. Common Alterations in Pediatric Neurological Functioning 8. Common Alterations in Pediatric Neuromuscular Functioning 9. Common Alterations in Pediatric Fluid and Electrolyte Balance & Urinary and Renal Functioning 10. Common Alterations in Pediatric Endocrine Functioning 11. Common Alterations in Pediatric Cardiac Functioning 12. Common Alterations in Pediatric Gastrointesetinal Functioning 13. Common Alterations in Sensory Functioning 14. The Child with Special Needs

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