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Study Guide for Nursing Care of Children

Principles and Practice

Written in a study-friendly style, this study guide includes learning activities, NCLEX Exam review questions, helpful hints, and applications to reinforce your understanding of the concepts and information found in the Nursing Care of Children, 4th Edition textbook, and help you pass the NCLEX.

Audience

RN students in pediatric nursing courses.

Paperback, 264 Pages

Published: March 2012

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4557-0706-5

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

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