August 20, 2002
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0781732913
ISBN - 13: 9780781732918
Table of Contents
UNIT OneCaring for Children: Special Considerations in Health CarePrinciples of Family Centered Care 1Growth and Developmental Milestones 5Teaching Children and Their Families 15Promoting Coping During Hospitalization 21Principles of Fluid and Nutritional Management 31Principles of Pharmacologic Management 37Principles of Pain Management 45UNIT TwoPediatric Guidelines and ProceduresAbdominal Girth 59Admission of the Child 62Admission of the Child to the PCU 67Advance Directives 74Aerosol Treatments 77Apnea Monitors 82Bathing the Infant 88Bed and Crib Choices 95Blood Drawing from Peripheral Sites: Heel Stick and Finger Stick 100Blood Drawing from Peripheral Sites: Venipuncture 104Blood Gases 109Blood Glucose Monitoring 116Blood Product Administration 122Bone Marrow Aspiration 133Burn Wound Care 138Cardiopulmonary Monitoring 144Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation 147Cast Care 158Chemotherapy: Administration and Safe Handling 167Chemotherapy: Management of Extravasation 172Chest Physiotherapy 177Chest Tubes 182Child Abuse Reporting and Documentation 192Circumcision Care 198Conscious Sedation 202Cooling Measures, Use of 207Developmental Care of the Neonate 212Diapering 218Ear Irrigation 222Enemas 225Enteral Tubes: Gastrostomy, Jejunostomy, PEG, and Skin-Level Devices 229Enteral Tubes: Naso/Orogastric and Mercury-Weighted 239Exchange Transfusions 246Feeding, Enteral 249Feeding, Infant 257Growth Parameter Assessment 262Hemodynamic Monitoring: Insertion and Setup 272Hemodynamic Monitoring
From the Publisher
This pediatric procedures book provides the student and professional nurse with a quick reference to essential nursing procedures and standards for practice. Its format is easily adaptable to organizational policy and procedure manuals. Chapters are alphabetically presented by procedure and contain clinical guidelines for practice. Tables and charts summarize key diagnostic information or parameters.