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

Language:
English
Imprint:
Saunders
Electronic ISBN:
9781416067078

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