Nursing Care of the Critically Ill Child

Now completely up to date to meet the needs of today's pediatric nurses, Mary Fran Hazinski's Nursing Care of the Critically Ill Child, 3rd Edition, remains the foundational text of pediatric critical care nursing.

Author: Mary Fran Hazinski

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323020404

Category: Medical

Page: 1140

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Now completely up to date to meet the needs of today's pediatric nurses, Mary Fran Hazinski's Nursing Care of the Critically Ill Child, 3rd Edition, remains the foundational text of pediatric critical care nursing. Known for its outstanding organization and clear descriptions, this comprehensive reference details the unique care required for critically ill children with thorough discussions of physiology, pathophysiology, pharmacology, collaborative management, and nursing management. Ten new chapters, new advanced practice content, and new nurse contributors and reviewers ensure that this classic text continues to be the essential resource for the care of critically ill children. Details differences in caring for critically ill children as compared with caring for adults: how to modify assessment procedures, consider aspects of psychosocial development, and examine developmental aspects of various body systems. Provides comprehensive coverage of physiology, pathophysiology, pharmacology, and nursing management related to care of the critically ill child. Includes detailed Nursing Care Plans for select disorders. Contains helpful appendices such as pediatric drug dosages, central venous catheter care, and pediatric fluid requirements. Features Evolve online resources with additional content for further study of related topics, including tables for ease of recollection of material and additional references. Contains 10 all-new chapters, including Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics; Shock, Cardiac Arrest, and Resuscitation; Mechanical Support of Cardiopulmonary Function; Fluid, Electrolyte, and Endocrine Problems; Immunology and Infectious Disorders; Transplantation and Organ Donation; Toxicology/Poisonings; Fundamentals of Quality Improvement and Patient Safety; Clinical Informatics; and Ethical Issues in Pediatric Critical Care Features nurse contributors and reviewers for every chapter, making this edition a truly collaborative text. Provides information vital to the advanced practice nurse, such as assessment tools and severity of illness management. Includes numerous Pearls that highlight practical wisdom from experts in pediatric critical care nursing.
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Author: Mary Fran Hazinski

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated

ISBN: 0323113087

Category: Medical

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Now completely up to date to meet the needs of today's pediatric nurses, Mary Fran Hazinski's Nursing Care of the Critically Ill Child, 3rd Edition, remains the foundational text of pediatric critical care nursing. Known for its outstanding organization and clear descriptions, this comprehensive reference details the unique care required for critically ill children with thorough discussions of physiology, pathophysiology, pharmacology, collaborative management, and nursing management. Ten new chapters, new advanced practice content, and new nurse contributors and reviewers ensure that this classic text continues to be the essential resource for the care of critically ill children.
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Paediatric Intensive Care Nursing

Paediatric Intensive Care Nursing is an essential manual of care and an invaluable resource to all those involved in the care of critically ill children and young people.

Author: Michaela Dixon

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118301876

Category: Medical

Page: 424

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The needs of critically ill children are unique and highly specialized. Paediatric Intensive Care Nursing is an essential manual of care and an invaluable resource to all those involved in the care of critically ill children and young people. Covering all the key aspects of pediatric intensive care, it is a fully comprehensive textbook which provides an evidence-based and up-to-date guide for all nurses who work with critically ill children. Paediatric Intensive Care Nursing is divided into four user-friendly sections: The first section looks at the general background of paediatric intensive care Section two employs a systems approach, with each chapter focusing on a specific disease and following the same framework. This includes treating children with cardiac conditions, acute neurological dysfunction, musculoskeletal injuries and gastrointestinal and endocrine conditions Section three looks at the essential care of managing pain relief, transportation needs and treating wounds The final section explores the holistic aspects of nursing - nutrition and fluid management, infection control issues, safeguarding children and spirituality and bereavement Written by a team of experts in the field, Paediatric Intensive Care Nursing is indispensable reading for nurses and health care professionals working with critically ill children.
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TEXTBOOK OF PEDIATRIC CRITICAL CARE NURSING

The book aims to serve as a textbook for nursing students, and as a guide/reference for the nurses involved in the care of critically ill children.

Author: Manipal College of Nursing

Publisher: CBS Publishers & Distributors Private Limited

ISBN: 9789387742857

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The book aims to serve as a textbook for nursing students, and as a guide/reference for the nurses involved in the care of critically ill children. The book has complete information on the management of pediatric emergencies and managing a child in pediatric critical care unit. It will also be a good source of information for the nurse educators/teachers in pediatric nursing.
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Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

In light of the long - term psychological consequences that critical illness may entail for the child and family ... and research to adapt nursing care to new understandings of the needs of critically ill children and their families .

Author: Derek S. Wheeler

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 1846284635

Category: Medical

Page: 1805

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“Pediatric Critical Care Medicine” spans two volumes, with major sections dedicated to specific organ systems. Each major section consists of separate chapters dedicated to reviewing the specific disease processes affecting each organ system. Each chapter concludes with a comprehensive list of references, with brief, concise remarks denoting references of ‘special interest' and ‘of interest'. Consequently, the book is unique in its comprehensive coverage of pediatric critical care and its ease of use, and will be of value to those studying towards pediatric critical care examinations and those who are already qualified.
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Critical Care Nursing of Infants and Children

This edition includes a new chapter on Clinical Pharmacology. SCCM admission guidelines have also been added to the practice guidelines section.

Author: Martha A. Q. Curley

Publisher: Saunders

ISBN: UOM:39015045582437

Category: Medical

Page: 1128

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The new second edition of this valuable resource was written for clinicians by experts in the field. It addresses the increase of pediatric patients in adult ICUs and inpatient pediatric acuity. Two unique approaches are used: the Phenomena of Concern section addresses nursing care issues common to all critically ill pediatric patients; and Final Common Pathways cover patient problems related to specific disorders. This edition includes a new chapter on Clinical Pharmacology. SCCM admission guidelines have also been added to the practice guidelines section.
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Maternal Child Nursing Care Optimizing Outcomes for Mothers Children Families

While caring for the critically ill child, the nurse understands that attention to promotion of regular growth and ... The critical care environment can be stressful to the child because of changes in environment and daily routine.

Author: Susan Ward

Publisher: F.A. Davis

ISBN: 9780803644908

Category: Medical

Page: 1765

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It offers the perfect balance of maternal and child nursing care with the right depth and breadth of coverage for students in today’s maternity/pediatric courses. A unique emphasis on optimizing outcomes, evidence-based practice, and research supports the goal of caring for women, families and children, not only in traditional hospital settings, but also wherever they live, work, study, or play. Clear, concise, and easy to follow, the content is organized around four major themes, holistic care, critical thinking, validating practice, and tools for care that help students to learn and apply the material.
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Manual of Pediatric Critical Care

"This manual developed as a condensed revision of the second edition of Nursing care of the critically ill child"--Preface.

Author: Mary Fran Hazinski

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated

ISBN: UOM:39015046892868

Category: Medical

Page: 688

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"This manual developed as a condensed revision of the second edition of Nursing care of the critically ill child"--Preface.
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