Study Guide for Wong s Nursing Care of Infants and Children

Author: Marilyn J. Hockenberry
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323293365
Release Date: 2015-01-01
Genre: Medical

Master pediatric nursing concepts and apply them to the practice setting! Corresponding to the chapters in Wong’s Nursing Care of Infants and Children, 10th Edition, by Marilyn Hockenberry and David Wilson, this study guide reinforces your understanding of pediatric nursing with learning activities, review questions, and case studies with critical thinking questions. A variety of question types includes multiple-choice, matching, fill-in-the-blank, short answer, and true/false questions. Critical thinking case studies apply concepts to real-world practice. An answer key is included in the back of the study guide. Perforated pages allow you to submit assignments to your instructor. Key terms are accompanied by definitions and help you learn important terminology.

Wong s Nursing Care of Infants and Children Text and Simulation Learning System Package

Author: Marilyn J. Hockenberry, Ph.D. RN
Publisher: Mosby Incorporated
ISBN: 0323074146
Release Date: 2010-10-07
Genre: Medical

This money saving package includes the Hockenberry: Wong's Nursing Care of Infants and Children, 9th edition textbook, and the Simulation Learning System (SLS) User Guide & Access Code for Hockenberry: Wong's Nursing Care of Infants and Children, 9th edition. STUDENT ACCESS ONLY - INSTITUTIONAL LICENSE REQUIRED. The Simulation Learning System (SLS) integrates simulation technology into your pediatric nursing course by providing realistic scenarios and supportive learning resources that correspond to Hockenberry: Wong's Nursing Care of Infants and Children, 9th edition. The SLS offers targeted reading assignments and critical thinking exercises to prepare you for the simulation experience; access to patient data with a shift report and fully-functional electronic medical record (EMR); post-simulation exercises including charting and documentation activities in the EMR, reflective journaling, and concept mapping; and review resources including animations, videos, and textbook references. Simulation with the SLS is a complete learning experience that bridges the gap between lecture and clinicals to prepare you for the real world of nursing.

Wong s Nursing Care of Infants and Children E Book

Author: Marilyn J. Hockenberry
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323293402
Release Date: 2014-01-30
Genre: Medical

The most trusted authority in pediatric nursing, Wong's Nursing Care of Infants and Children provides unmatched, comprehensive coverage of pediatric growth, development, and conditions. Its unique 'age and stage' approach covers child development and health promotion as well as specific health problems organized by age groups and body systems. Leading pediatric experts Dr. Marilyn Hockenberry and David Wilson provide an evidence-based, clinical perspective based on nearly 30 years of hands-on experience. Easy to read and extensively illustrated, this edition focuses on patient-centered outcomes and includes updates on topics such as the late preterm infant, immunizations, the H1N1 virus, and childhood obesity. A clear, straightforward writing style makes content easy to understand. Unique Evidence-Based Practice boxes help you apply both research and critical thought processes to support and guide the outcomes of nursing care. Unique Atraumatic Care boxes contain techniques for care that minimize pain, discomfort, or stress. Unique Critical Thinking exercises help you test and develop your own analytical skills. A unique focus on family content emphasizes the role and influence of the family in health and illness with a separate chapter, discussions throughout the text, and family-centered care boxes. Nursing Care Guidelines provide clear, step-by-step, detailed instructions on performing specific skills or procedures. Unique Emergency Treatment boxes serve as a quick reference for critical situations. Unique Cultural Awareness boxes highlight ways in which variations in beliefs and practices affect nursing care for children. A developmental approach identifies each stage of a child's growth. Health promotion chapters emphasize principles of wellness and injury prevention for each age group. Student-friendly features include chapter outlines, learning objectives, key points, references, and related topics and electronic resources to help you study and review important content. A community focus helps you care for children outside the clinical setting. Nursing Care Plans include models for planning patient care, with nursing diagnoses, patient/family goals, nursing interventions/rationales, expected outcomes, and NIC and NOC guidelines. Nursing Tips include helpful hints and practical, clinical information, and Nursing Alerts provide critical information that must be considered in providing care.

Wong s Nursing Care of Infants and Children Multimedia Enhanced Version

Author: Marilyn J. Hockenberry
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323244251
Release Date: 2013-10-17
Genre: Medical

A most trusted authority in pediatric nursing, this book provides unmatched, comprehensive coverage of pediatric growth, development and conditions. Its unique 'age and stage' approach covers child development and health promotion as well as specific health problems organised by age groups and body systems.

Fachpflege Neonatologische und P diatrische Intensivpflege

Author: Anja Messall
Publisher: "Elsevier,Urban&FischerVerlag"
ISBN: 9783437171222
Release Date: 2015-04-07
Genre: Medical

Kurzbeschreibung Neugeborene, Frühchen und schwerstkranke Kinder bestmöglich versorgen Lehrbuch und Prüfungsvorbereitung in einem: Alle Aspekte der Kinder-, Neu- und Frühgeborenen-Intensivpflege umfassend und ausführlich erläutert. Merkekästen, Definitionskästen und Glossar helfen, sich das Wesentliche einzuprägen. Gegliedert nach: - Ethik und speziellen Versorgungssituationen - Beobachtung des Kindes und besondere Pflegetechniken - Pflege bei besonderen Krankheitssituationen - Medikamente und rechtliche Aspekte. Langbeschreibung Für alle neonatologischen und pädiatrischen Intensivpfleger Die aktuellen Entwicklungen im Gesundheitswesen zeigen, dass der Bedarf an Intensivstationen und entsprechend ausgebildetem Pflegepersonal zunimmt. Moderne medizinische Standards tragen dazu bei, dass Frühgeborene und Kinder mit lebensbedrohlichen Erkrankungen zunehmend überleben und somit lange intensivpflegerisch versorgt werden müssen, häufig auch als chronisch Kranke ein Leben lang. Fast alle Pflegekräfte, die auf neonatologischen bzw. pädiatriatischen Intensivstationen arbeiten, absolvieren im Laufe ihrer Berufstätigkeit die Fachweiterbildung. Dazu benötigen sie ein umfassendes Lehrbuch mit aktuellen Inhalten, Hinweise zu pflegewissenschaftlichen Erkenntnissen und Hilfestellung zur Prüfungsvorbereitung.

Freakonomics

Author: Steven D. Levitt
Publisher:
ISBN: 3442154510
Release Date: 2007
Genre:

Sind Swimmingpools gefährlicher als Revolver? Warum betrügen Lehrer? Der preisgekrönte Wirtschaftswissenschaftler Steven D. Levitt kombiniert Statistiken, deren Zusammenführung und Gegenüberstellung auf den ersten Blick absurd erscheint, durch seine Analysetechnik aber zu zahlreichen Aha-Effekten führt. Ein äußerst unterhaltsamer Streifzug durch die Mysterien des Alltags, der uns schmunzeln lässt und stets über eindimensionales Denken hinausführt.

Seidel s Physical Examination Handbook

Author: Jane W. Ball
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323172219
Release Date: 2014-09-05
Genre: Medical

Be prepared in any clinical setting with this portable, full-color, illustrated guide. Examination tables and Aids to Differential Diagnosis tables provide easy access to the physical exam in a two-column format for each system exam. Key information includes differential diagnosis tips, pediatric variations, sample documentation, and other helpful assessment data for quick reference. Separate chapters cover age-specific exams for infants, children, adolescents, and older adults, the healthy female evaluation, as well as reporting and documenting findings for computerized charting. Examination tables offer quick and reliable reference to key exam steps and what to expect. Aids to Differential Diagnosis tables summarize distinguishing characteristics of abnormalities, furnishing you with clues for identifying characteristic symptoms and diagnosing patient problems. Sample Documentation sections at the end of system chapters promote concise yet thorough patient charting for each system exam. Equipment Lists, indicating needed items in preparation for each system exam, facilitate efficiency in the practice setting. Color-coded Pediatric Variations tables provide a resource on differences in findings and developmental considerations for pediatric patients. Updated Computerized Charting content reflects the shift to electronic charting in clinical practice and equips you with a current resource on what and how to chart patient data. Over 200 full-color illustrations on anatomy and physiology, exam procedures, and normal and abnormal findings offer a visual reference to performing exams and anticipated and unanticipated findings in this highly visual field. NEW! Updated Content throughout the book reflects the latest research and evidence-based practice to supply you with a best-practice approach to the physical exam. NEW! Vital Signs and Pain Assessment chapter groups important foundational and frequently-used tasks together for easy reference. NEW! Age-Specific Examination: Special Populations and Older Adults chapter makes it easy to locate specific variations in assessment for older adults with special needs.

All In One Care Planning Resource

Author: Pamela L. Swearingen
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323392440
Release Date: 2015-02-02
Genre: Medical

The only book featuring nursing care plans for all core clinical areas, Swearingen's All-In-One Nursing Care Planning Resource, 4th Edition provides 100 care plans with the nursing diagnoses and interventions you need to know to care for patients in all settings. It includes care plans for medical-surgical, maternity/OB, pediatrics, and psychiatric-mental health, so you can use just one book throughout your entire nursing curriculum. This edition includes a new care plan addressing normal labor and birth, a new full-color design, new QSEN safety icons, new quick-reference color tabs, and updates reflecting the latest NANDA-I nursing diagnoses and collaborative problems. Edited by nursing expert Pamela L. Swearingen, this book is known for its clear approach, easy-to-use format, and straightforward rationales. NANDA-I nursing diagnoses are incorporated throughout the text to keep you current with NANDA-I terminology and the latest diagnoses. Color-coded sections for medical-surgical, maternity, pediatric, and psychiatric-mental health nursing care plans make it easier to find information quickly. A consistent format for each care plan allows faster lookup of topics, with headings for Overview/Pathophysiology, Health Care Setting, Assessment, Diagnostic Tests, Nursing Diagnoses, Desired Outcomes, Interventions with Rationales, and Patient-Family Teaching and Discharge Planning. Prioritized nursing diagnoses are listed in order of importance and physiologic patient needs. A two-column format for nursing assessments/interventions and rationales makes it easier to scan information. Detailed rationales for each nursing intervention help you to apply concepts to specific patient situations in clinical practice. Outcome criteria with specific timelines help you to set realistic goals for nursing outcomes and provide quality, cost-effective care. NEW! Care plan for normal labor and birth addresses nursing care for the client experiencing normal labor and delivery. UPDATED content is written by practicing clinicians and covers the latest clinical developments, new pharmacologic treatments, patient safety considerations, and evidence-based practice guidelines. NEW full-color design makes the text more user friendly, and includes NEW color-coded tabs and improved cross-referencing and navigation aids for faster lookup of information. NEW! Leaf icon highlights coverage of complementary and alternative therapies including information on over-the-counter herbal and other therapies and how these can interact with conventional medications.

Child Health

Author: Gill Campbell
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1841100137
Release Date: 2001-01-06
Genre: Medical

This book presents a series of classic case studies in nursing, in the child population.