Neonatal Nursing Handbook - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource

1st Edition

Authors:

  • Carole Kenner
  • Judy Wright Lott
  • Key Features

    • An accessible, quick reference handbook to assist neonatal nurses in making sound clinical decisions and to think critically.
    • Consistent format presentation that begins with a brief definition of the problem, diagnostic tests and labs, differential diagnosis where appropriate, and concludes with an algorithm to assist in the decision making process.
    • Builds on the strength of content presented in Kenner & Lott's Comprehensive Neonatal Nursing: A Physiologic Perspective, 3e.
    • Chapter 19 focuses on Discharge Planning / Coordination of Home Care to provide the nurse with important patient/family teaching and follow up care considerations for the neonate's condition.
    • Chapter 20 End-of-Life or Palliative Care helps the nurse understand these important and sensitive care considerations.

    Details

    No. of pages:
    688
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2004
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9780721600239
    Electronic ISBN:
    9781416067078

    About the authors

    Carole Kenner

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Associate Dean School of Nursing, Bouve College of Health Sciences Boston, Massachusettes

    Judy Wright Lott

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor and Dean, Louise Herrington School of Nursing, Baylor University, Dallas, TX