Annual Review of Nursing Research, Volume 21, 2003

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Annual Review of Nursing Research, Volume 21, 2003

SKU# 9780826141330

Research on Child Health and Pediatric Issues


  • Joyce J. Fitzpatrick PhD, MBA, RN, FAAN
  • Margaret Miles PhD, RN, FAAN
  • Diane Holditch-Davis PhD, RN, FAAN

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This 21st volume of the Annual Review synthesizes nursing research to date on child health and illness, including family issues. Ages range from pre-term babies to adolescents, with a focus on chronic illness. A special final chapter reviews the highlights of the past 10 volumes of the Annual Review of Nursing Research, to mark the 20th anniversary of the Review.

Product Details 

  • Publication Date May 28, 2003
  • Page Count 392
  • Product Form Hardback
  • ISBN 13 9780826141330
  • EISBN 9780826141286

About The Author(s) 


, is the Elizabeth Brooks Ford Professor of Nursing, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, where she was dean from 1982 through 1997. She has received numerous honors and awards including the

American Journal of Nursing

Book of the Year Award 20 times. Dr. Fitzpatrick is widely published in nursing and health care literature, and serves as editor of three nursing journals. Her most recent Springer books are

Theory in Nursing: Application to Research and Practice

, coedited with Geraldine McCarthy,

Encyclopedia of Nursing Education

, coedited with Mary Jane Smith and Roger Carpenter, and

Concept Analysis

, coedited with Geraldine McCarthy. She also coedited, with Kathleen R. Tusaie, the Springer Publishing book,

Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nursing: Integrating Psychotherapy, Psychopharmacology, and Complementary and Alternative Approaches


Table of Contents 

  1. Enhancing Nursing Research with Children and Families Using a Developmental Science Perspective, M.S. Miles and D. Holditch-Davis
  2. Preterm Infants :Care of Preterm Infants: Programs of Research and Their Relationship to Developmental Science, D. Holditch-Davis and B. Black
  3. Developmental Transition from Gavage to Oral Feeding in the Preterm Infant, S.M. Thoyre
  4. Children with Health Problems:Physical Symptoms in Children and Adolescents, H. Rhee
  5. Symptom Experiences of Children and Adolescents with Cancer, S. Docherty
  6. Growing Up with Chronic Illness: Psychosocial Adjustment of Children and Adolescents with Cystic Fibrosis, B. Christian
  7. Children’s Psychological Responses to Hospitalization, J.A. Vessey
  8. Children Living with Chronic Illness: An Examination of Their Stressors, Coping Responses, and Health Outcomes, J.L. Stewart
  9. Parents and Families:Parents of Children with Chronic Health Problems: Programs of Nursing Research and Their Relationship to Developmental Science, M.S. Miles
  10. The Sibling Experience of Living with Childhood Chronic Illness and Disability, M. Van Riper
  11. Maternal Mental Health and Parenting in Poverty, L. Beeber and M.S. Miles
  12. A Review of the Second Decade of the Annual Review of Nursing Research Series, J.J. Fitzpatrick and J.S. Stevenson