Pediatric Nursing Clinical Guide is a pocket-sized clinical reference that students and practicing nurses can use in both the pediatric nursing classroom and in a clinical setting. Including principles of nursing care, care for children with common disorders, and a section on lab tests and procedures, it provides a quick reference of all the information a pediatric student would need.
Organized by body system, the guide includes nursing management for frequently encountered childhood illnesses and disorders, common diagnostic tests and nursing procedures, and a section for principles of nursing care in children. This handbook is complete with easy-to-reference illustrations and highlighted features, including Teaching Guidelines, Take Note, and Atraumatic Care tips. The new edition includes updated content and more atramatric care guidelines.
Update: Content, Updates for consistency, currency and accuracy,
Update: Take Note, :Adjusted to be more visible in design and focused in content,
Update: Atraumatic Care:, Increase frequency of this element in chapters and throughout book,
Update: Comparison Charts, Increased frequency where applicable,
Appendix A:, Update to include MyPlate Logo,
Appendix B:, Revisiting design for functionality , (growth charts),
Appendix C:, Being moved to thePoint,
Appendix F:, Being moved to thePoint,
Organization:, TOC being expanded in sections 2 and 3 to show details,
Theresa Kyle MSN, CPNP
MSN, CPNP. Director of Nursing: El Camino College, CA
Susan Carman MSN, MBA
MSN, MBA. Most recently Professor of Nursing, Edison Community College, Fort Myers, FL