Nursing Care Of The Critically Ill Child

Nursing Care of the Critically Ill Child
Publisher Elsevier Health Sciences
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Category Medical
Total Pages 1140
ISBN 9780323020404
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews
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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.

Nursing Care of the Critically Ill Child
  • Author : Mary Fran Hazinski
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2013

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

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Nursing Care of the Critically Ill Child   E Book
  • Author : Mary Fran Hazinski
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2012-05-04

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

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Core Curriculum for Pediatric Critical Care Nursing
  • Author : Margaret C. Slota
  • Publisher : Saunders
  • Release Date : 2006

Now updated to reflect the current state of pediatric critical care nursing practice, this guide from the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) explores the anatomic, physiologic, and cognitive/psychosocial changes that occur across the lifespan of a child. This resource also serves as an effective study guide for the

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Paediatric Intensive Care Nursing
  • Author : Michaela Dixon,Doreen Crawford
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2012-09-05

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

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Manual of Pediatric Critical Care
  • Author : Mary Fran Hazinski
  • Publisher : Mosby Incorporated
  • Release Date : 1999

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

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Critical Care Nursing of Infants and Children
  • Author : Martha A. Q. Curley,Pat Moloney-Harmon
  • Publisher : Saunders
  • Release Date : 2001

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

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Maternal Child Nursing Care Optimizing Outcomes for Mothers  Children    Families
  • Author : Susan Ward,Shelton Hisley
  • Publisher : F.A. Davis
  • Release Date : 2015-06-03

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

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Critical Care Nursing
  • Author : Sheila Adam,Clinical Nurse Specialist Department of Intensive Care Sheila Adam,Independent Nurse Consultant in Critical Care Sue Osborne,John Welch
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2017-02-23

The third edition of the best-selling Critical Care Nursing offers readers a fully up-to-date, evidence-based guide to the science and practice of nursing the critically ill patient. Organised into 16 chapters, this edition covers all essential aspects of critical care nursing, from how to manage and monitor specific problems within organ

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Paediatric Intensive Care
  • Author : Peter Barry,Kevin Morris,Tariq Ali
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2010-03-25

Paediatric Intensive Care gives practical and realistic advice for all those who care for critically ill children. Organised predominantly by system or speciality for easy reference, it also comprehensively covers the underlying principles that guide clinicians in every day practice.

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Mosby s Critical Care Nursing Reference   E Book
  • Author : Susan B. Stillwell
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2006-04-04

Developed to provide nurse clinicians with a resource for the management of adult critical care patients, Mosby's Critical Care Nursing Reference condenses the most essential information needed by nurses working in the ICU. This valuable, pocket-sized reference provides information on broad topics that apply to a variety of critically ill

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Paediatric Intensive Care Nursing
  • Author : Carol Williams (RSCN.),Julie Asquith
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2000

A comprehensive textbook on caring for the infant and child in pediatric intensive care, this new source examines a full range of specific disorders including discussions of their anatomy and physiology, medical management, and nursing care.

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Children in Intensive Care
  • Author : Joanna H. Davies,Lynda L. Hassell
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2007

This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. The needs of critically ill children are unique and this handy pocket book will be invaluable to anyone who needs a quick account of intensive care procedures. It brings together all the vital information in one

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Pediatric Critical Care in Resource Limited Settings
  • Author : Krishan Chugh,Ndidi Musa,Phuc Huu Phan,Srinivas Murthy,Yves Ouellette
  • Publisher : Frontiers Media SA
  • Release Date : 2019-07-11

Millions of children are dying each year with preventable and reversible critical illness, including circulatory shock and respiratory failure. According to the World Health Organization, in 2015, the under-five mortality rate in low-income countries was 76 deaths per 1000 live births – about 11 times the average rate in high-income countries (7 deaths per 1000 live births).

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Oxford Handbook of Critical Care Nursing
  • Author : Fiona Creed,Jessica Hargreaves
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-01-28

The second edition of the Oxford Handbook of Critical Care Nursing has been fully revised to reflect a more systematic approach to care delivery and to follow the patient pathway. Focused on the practical issues of nursing care and nursing procedures, this handbook has been written by nurses, for nurses.

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Critical Care Nursing
  • Author : Leanne Aitken,Andrea Marshall,Wendy Chaboyer
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2019-06-21

Endorsed by the Australian College of Critical Care Nurses (ACCCN) ACCCN is the peak professional organisation representing critical care nurses in Australia Written by leading critical care nursing clinicians, Leanne Aitken, Andrea Marshall and Wendy Chaboyer, the 4th edition of Critical Care Nursing continues to encourage and challenge critical care

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