Minor Illness in the Under Fives

Author: Gina Johnson
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 1507693656
Release Date: 2015-02-06
Genre: Medical

This small, practical book explains how health professionals can assess a sick child. It includes home care advice, referral criteria and prescribing information. Written by the UK's leading expert in minor illness, it provides concise, evidence-based advice to guide their management. Any health professional who is equipped with a thermometer and a torch will be able to use the simple techniques and guidance in this book to assess a child with a minor illness.

Nursing Practice

Author: Ian Peate
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119237495
Release Date: 2017-12-07
Genre: Medical

The second edition of the successful and definitive nursing textbook, Nursing Practice is designed to support the student throughout the entire nursing degree. Structured around the latest Nursing and Midwifery Council Code of Conduct, it explores a range of clinical and professional issues that the student will need to know, in one complete and accessible volume. Thoroughly updated and with full-colour, high quality illustrations throughout, this new edition features an additional chapter on the principles of supporting families and carers in practice, advice on revalidation, as well as a number of learning features and activities to help consolidate learning. Nursing Practice provides invaluable information to enable not just student nurses, but also those who are qualified and members of the extended nursing family, to develop a deeper understanding of their patients’ needs and to ensure that they are practicing safely and effectively.

Meeting Special Needs A practical guide to support children with Speech Language and Communication Needs SLCN

Author: Mary Mountstephen
Publisher: Andrews UK Limited
ISBN: 9781909101234
Release Date: 2012-12-05
Genre: Education

A growing number of children appear to be experiencing delays or difficulties in their speech, language and communication skills. In this book, the author outlines how to identify these children and how to support them effectively. This pracitcal guide to the field of speech, language and communication needs (SLCN) is a timely and practical guide for early years' professionals, as well as the non-specialist pracitioner, and parents or carers.

Manual of Community Nursing and Communicable Diseases

Author: Marie E. Vlok
Publisher: Juta and Company Ltd
ISBN: 0702133108
Release Date: 1996-01-01
Genre: Medical

This edition, written as South Africa moves from expensive curative health care to a more people-focused primary health-care system, highlights transitional structures and bridges the gap between past and present. Part One focuses on the Government of National Unity and population development programmes, emphasising the role of community nurses in the primary health-care system. Subsequent sections cover factors playing an important role in community nursing, including housing, urbanisation and malnutrition. In accordance with the National Health-care Plan for South Africa, prominence is given to issues such as health education and maternal and child health care. The section on communicable diseases has been updated and takes into account changes in legislation and the latest statistical information. Primary health-care problems at community level are covered in depth. Students and practitioners will benefit from the wealth of information in this new edition.

Children under five

Author: James William Bruce Douglas
Publisher:
ISBN: CORNELL:31924013681345
Release Date: 1958
Genre: Family & Relationships


Working with Babies

Author: Angela Dare
Publisher: Nelson Thornes
ISBN: 0748773495
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Family & Relationships

This text covers the NNEB modular diploma (Module L); Certificate in Child Care and Education; NVQs in Working with Young Children: options on work for babies; C&G 331 Family and Community Care; BTEC First in Social Care; and GNVQs in Health and Social Care with child care units. Packed with information and advice on caring for babies from birth to one year. Specifically written to cover the care of babies for child care students at Levels 2 and 3. Provides new coverage on care of babies in a day-care setting and babies with special needs. Contains expanded coverage of social and emotional development.

Journal

Author:
Publisher:
ISBN: UCAL:B4490229
Release Date: 1957
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