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Handbook of Clinical Nursing: Pediatric and Neonatal Nursing

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Handbook of Clinical Nursing: Pediatric and Neonatal Nursing

SKU# 9780826130334

Editors:

  • Joyce Fitzpatrick PhD, MBA, RN, FAAN, FNAP
  • Celeste M. Alfes DNP, MSN, RN
  • Ronald Hickman PhD, ACNP-BC, FNAP, FAAN
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Designed for recently graduated RNs and nurses transitioning to a new clinical area, this extensive clinical reference is the best resource to provide essential information on the pediatric and neonatal specialty areas. Concise and practical entries provide fundamental coverage of the most common clinical problems and issues encountered in nursing practice today.

Alphabetized for easy access, each entry includes a definition and description of the clinical problem; etiology; clinical aspects, such as assessment, nursing interventions, management, and implications; and outcomes.

Each entry focuses on the role of the nurse throughout the treatment process and discusses the role of other healthcare providers with a focus on multidisciplinary treatment. Handbook of Clinical Nursing: Pediatric and Neonatal Nursing will be of value to nursing faculty, undergraduate and graduate-level nurses, and nursing students at all levels.

Entries from this text have been selected from the larger resource, A Guide to Mastery in Clinical Nursing: The Comprehensive Reference.

Key Features:

  • Provides essential information on clinical topics pertinent to the pediatric and neonatal specialty areas
  • Offers key knowledge for nurses new to practice or working in an unfamiliar nursing area
  • Presented in a consistent format for ease of use
  • Includes an overview of each specialty area
  • Focuses on the role of the nurse throughout the treatment process
  • Written and edited by expert clinicians and educators

Product Details 

  • Publication Date February 20, 2018
  • Page Count 250
  • Product Form Paperback / softback
  • ISBN 13 9780826130334
  • EISBN 9780826136428

Table of Contents 

Contents

Contributors

Preface

Share Handbook of Clinical Nursing: Pediatric and Neonatal Nursing

Guide to Mastery in Pediatric and Neonatal Nursing

PEDIATRIC NURSING

Abdominal Pain

Christopher J. Contino and Celeste M. Alfes

Acute Renal Failure

Christine Horvat Davey

Appendicitis

Kerry D. Christy

Asthma

Laurine Gajkowski

Autism Spectrum Disorder

Sheila Blank and Celeste M. Alfes

Bronchiolitis Respiratory Syncytial Virus

Shannon Courtney Wong

Burns: Classification and Severity

Melanie Gibbons Hallman and Lamon Norton

Cancers of Childhood

Breanne M. Roche

Cerebral Palsy

Rachael Weigand

Child Abuse and Neglect

Patricia M. Speck, Pamela Harris Bryant, Tedra S. Smith, Sherita K. Etheridge, and Steadman McPeters

Cystic Fibrosis

Karen Vosper

Developmentally Appropriate Communication

Nanci M. Berman

Diabetes

Julia E. Blanchette

Failure to Thrive

Mary Alice Dombrowski

Fluid and Electrolyte Imbalances

Michael D. Gooch and Celeste M. Alfes

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Sharon Perry

Obesity

Rosanna P. Watowicz

Oral Health

Marguerite DiMarco

Orthopedics

Michelle Calabretta, Emily Canitia, and Michelle A. Janas

Osteomyelitis

Mary Variath, Jane F. Marek, and Celeste M. Alfes

Pediatric Emergencies

Rachel Tkaczyk

Seizure Disorder

Kathleen Maxwell

Sickle Cell Disease

Valerie Cachat

Traumatic Brain Injury

Elizabeth Wirth-Tomaszewski

NEONATAL NURSING

ABO Incompatibility

Donna M. Schultz and Mary F. Terhaar

Acute Renal Failure

Christine Horvat Davey

Anemia of Prematurity

Barbara Greitzer Slone

Apnea of Prematurity

Amy Bieda

Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia

Amy Bieda

Decreased Pulmonary Blood Flow

Jennifer Johntony and Jodi Zalewski

Extremely Low-Birth-Weight Infant

Jenelle M. Zambrano

Gastroesophageal Reflux

Suzanne Rubin

Gastroschisis and Omphalocele

Beverly Capper

Hirschsprung’s Disease

Anne M. Modic

Hydronephrosis

Charlene M. Deuber

Hyperbilirubinemia

Donna M. Schultz and Mary F. Terhaar

Hypertension

Mary F. Terhaar

Hypoglycemia

Tina Di Fiore

Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy

Ke-Ni Niko Tien

Increased Pulmonary Blood Flow

Jennifer Johntony and Jodi Zalewski

Infant of a Diabetic Mother

Mary F. Terhaar

Intraventricular Hemorrhage

Helene M. Lannon

Late Preterm Infant

Donna A. Dowling

Meconium Aspiration Syndrome

Rae Jean Hemway

Necrotizing Enterocolitis

Charlene M. Deuber

Respiratory Distress Syndrome

Mary Ann Blatz

Retinopathy of Prematurity

Mary Ann Blatz

Sepsis

Karla Phipps

Substance Abuse/Opioid Withdrawal

Helene M. Lannon

Thermoregulation

Paula Forsythe

Index