Clinical Companion for Wong's Essentials of Pediatric Nursing (8th ed.)

Clinical Companion for Wong's Essentials of Pediatric Nursing (8th ed.)

By: David Wilson (author), Marilyn J. Hockenberry (author)Paperback

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Carry all of the most essential knowledge on pediatric care in your pocket with the Clinical Companion for Wong's Essentials of Pediatric Nursing! This indispensable guide from the authors of the most trusted pediatric nursing textbook on the market includes need-to-know information for the clinical setting in a quick-reference format. Content on the procedures and diagnostic tests you're most likely to perform, plus brief discussions of over 130 commonly encountered childhood illnesses and disorders, makes this the perfect companion for practice. The History and Physical Assessment section includes atraumatic methods and age appropriate techniques. The Pain Assessment and Management section features pain scales and information on pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic management of pain. Over 130 entries in the Common Childhood Illnesses/Disorders section cover the most clinically relevant information in a handy, quick-reference format.Detailed information on bone marrow aspiration, cardiac catheterization, echocardiography, pulmonary function tests, and more in Common Diagnostic Tests and Tools explains the diagnostic tests you're most likely to perform in practice. The Common Nursing Procedures section includes essential information on procedures you need to know, including medication administration routes and procedures, oxygen therapy, specimen collection, central venous line access and care, and much more.

Contents

Part One - History and Physical Assessment Part Two - Pain Assessment and Management Part Three - Common Childhood Illnesses/Disorders 1. Acute (Adult) Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS) 2. Adrenal Hyperplasia, Congenital 3. Allergic Rhinitis 4. Anemia, Iron Deficiency 5. Anorexia Nervosa 6. Aortic Stenosis 7. Aplastic Anemia 8. Appendicitis, Acute 9. Arthritis, Juvenile (formerly Rheumatoid) 10. Asthma 11. Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema) 12. Atrial Septal Defect 13. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) 14. Autism Spectrum Disorders 15. Biliary Atresia 16. Botulism, Infant 17. Bronchiolitis 18. Bronchitis 19. B-Thalassemia (Cooley Anemia) 20. Bulimia 21. Celiac Disease 22. Cerebral Palsy 23. Cirrhosis 24. Cleft Lip/Cleft Palate 25. Coarctation of the Aorta 26. Colic (Paroxysmal Abdominal Pain) 27. Conjunctivitis 28. Constipation 29. Croup 30. Cryptorchidism 31. Cushing Syndrome 32. Cystic Fibrosis 33. Dermatitis, Diaper 34. Diabetes Insipidus 35. Diabetes Mellitus 36. Diabetic Ketoacidosis 37. Down Syndrome 38. Dysmenorrhea 39. Encephalitis 40. Encopresis 41. Endocarditis, Bacterial (Infective) 42. Enuresis 43. Epiglottitis, Acute 44. Epilepsy/Seizure Disorder 45. Esophageal Atresia/Tracheoesophageal Fistula 46. Ewing Sarcoma (Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor [PNET] of the Bone) 47. Failure to Thrive (Growth Failure) 48. Febrile Seizures 49. Fluid & Electrolyte Disorders 50. Gastroesophageal Reflux 51. Giardiasis 52. Glomerulonephritis, Acute Poststreptococcal (APSGN) 53. Hemophilia 54. Hepatitis 55. Hernia, Congenital Diaphragmatic 56. Hirschsprung Disease 57. Hodgkin Disease 58. Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Infection 59. Hydrocephalus 60. Hyperbilirubinemia 61. Hyperthyroidism 62. Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis 63. Hypopituitarism 64. Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome 65. Hypospadias and Epispadias 66. Hypothyroidism, Juvenile 67. Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura 68. Impetigo 69. Inflammatory Bowel Disease 70. Intussusception (Malabsorption Syndrome) 71. Kawasaki Disease (Mucocutaneous Lymph Node Syndrome) 72. Lactose Intolerance 73. Laryngotracheobronchitis, Acute 74. Lead Poisoning 75. Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease 76. Leukemias, Acute Lymphocytic and Acute Myelogenous 77. Lyme Disease 78. Lymphocytic Thyroiditis 79. Meckel Diverticulum 80. Meningitis, Bacterial 81. Meningitis, Nonbacterial (Aseptic) 82. Mononucleosis, Infectious 83. Muscular Atrophies, Spinal 84. Muscular Dystrophy 85. Nasopharyngitis, Acute Viral 86. Nephrotic Syndrome 87. Neural Tube Defects (Spina Bifida, Meningocele) 88. Neuroblastoma 89. Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL) 90. Omphalocele & Gastroschisis 91. Osteogenesis Imperfecta 92. Osteogenic Sarcoma 93. Osteomyelitis 94. Otitis Externa 95. Otitis Media 96. Patent Ductus Arteriosus 97. Pediculosis Capitis 98. Peptic Ulcer Disease 99. Pneumonia, Viral and Bacterial 100. Precocious Puberty 101. Pulmonic Stenosis 102. Rabies 103. Recurrent Abdominal Pain 104. Renal Failure, Acute 105. Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Newborn 106. Retinoblastoma 107. Reye Syndrome 108. Rhabdomyosarcoma 109. Rheumatic Fever 110. Scabies 111. Scoliosis, Idiopathic 112. Septic Shock 113. Severe Combined Immunodeficiency Disease 114. Sickle Cell Anemia 115. Slipped Femoral Capital Epiphysis 116. Streptococcal Pharyngitis, Acute 117. Sudden Infant Death Syndrome 118. Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone 119. Systemic Lupus Erythematosus 120. Tetanus 121. Tetralogy of Fallot 122. Tinea Corporis 123. Tonsillitis 124. Transposition of the Great Arteries or Transposition of the Great Vessels 125. Tricuspid Atresia 126. Tuberculosis 127. Tumors, Brain 128. Urinary Tract Infection 129. Ventricular Septal Defect 130. Vesicoureteral Reflex (VUR) 131. Wilms Tumor Part Four - Common Diagnostic Tests/Tools 1. Arterial Blood Gas Analysis 2. Bone Marrow Aspiration and Biopsy 3. Bronchoscopy 4. Cardiac Catheterization 5. Echocardiography 6. Electrocardiography 7. Lumbar Puncture 8. Pulmonary Function Test Part Five - Common Nursing Care Procedures 1. Medication Administration - PO, IM, SQ, IV 2. Oxygen Therapy 3. Venipuncture 4. Restraint 5. Specimen Collection - Urine, Stool, Sputum 6. Endotracheal/Tracheal Suction 7. Peripheral Line Care 8. Central Venous Line Access and Care Appendices 1. Vital Sign Charts 2. Growth Charts 3. Weight Conversion 4. Temperature Conversion 5. Drug Calculations

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780323053549
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 496
  • ID: 9780323053549
  • ISBN10: 0323053548
  • edition: 8th ed.

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