Pediatric Primary Care (6th Edition) – eBook

eBook details

  • Authors: Catherine E. Burns, Ardys M. Dunn, Margaret A. Brady, Nancy Barber Starr, Catherine G. Blosser, Dawn Lee Garzon Maaks
  • File Size: 121 MB
  • Format: PDF
  • Length: 1296 pages
  • Publisher: Saunders
  • Publication Date: March 2, 2016
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 032324338X
  • ISBN-13: 9780323243384


Get an in-depth take a look at pediatric medical care through the eyes of a Nurse Practitioner! Pediatric Primary Care, 6th Edition guides readers through the procedure of handling, evaluating, and avoiding illness in kids, babies, and teenagers. Key subjects consist of developmental theory, problems of day-to-day living, the health status of kids today, and variety and cultural factors to consider. This 6th edition likewise includes a wealth of brand-new material and updates — such as a brand-new chapter on pediatric pharmacology, complete-color style and illustrations, brand-new QSEN combination, upgraded protection of the effect of the Affordable Care Act, a refocused chapter on practice management, and more — to keep university student approximately date on the most recent problems impacting practice today.

  • NEW! Full-color style and illustrations enhance functionality and knowing.
  • Resources for companies and households are likewise consisted of throughout the book for additional info.
  • NEW! Chapter on recommending pediatric medications stresses the special requirements of kids in pharmacotherapy.
  • Expanded combination of Healthy People 2020 exceeds the focus on exercise in the previous edition.
  • In-depth assistance on evaluating and handling pediatric illness covers clients from infancy through teenage years.
  • NEW! Focus on variety (vs culture) provides a higher focus on variety in its numerous measurements instead of on culture alone.
  • Algorithms are utilized throughout the book to supply a succinct summary of the assessment and management of typical conditions.
  • Reorganized application of Gordon’s Functional Health Patterns supplies a more conceptually constant circulation with Gordon’s design.
  • Updated protection of the Bright Futures standards exceeds the previous edition’s concentrate on psychological health and sexual advancement.
  • Expert editor group well is well-versed in the scope of practice and understanding base of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (PNPs) and Family Nurse Practitioners (FNPs).
  • Content dedicated to problems of day-to-day living covers problems that belong of every kid’s development — such as nutrition and toilet training — that might result in illness unless suitable education and assistance are offered.
  • NEW! Updated material throughout shows the most recent advancements in our understanding of illness procedures, illness management in kids, and existing patterns in pediatric health care.
  • NEW! Practice Alerts emphasize scenarios that might need immediate action, assessment, or recommendation for extra treatment outside the medical care setting.
  • NEW! Graduate-level QSEN combination:
      • Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) is now presented in the Preface.
      • The QSEN Safety proficiency is now highlighted by means of the brand-new Practice Alert highlights and combination of National Patient Safety Goals and Core Measures.
      • The Informatics proficiency is resolved with brand-new informatics material in a refocused Strategies for Managing a Pediatric Health Care Practice chapter.
      • The Teamwork and Collaboration proficiency is resolved by brand-new material on the trending subject of interprofessional partnership, likewise in the Strategies for Managing a Pediatric Health Care Practice chapter.
      • The Evidence-Based Practice proficiency is incorporated through icons that reference proof-based standards.
  • Updated protection of the Affordable Care Act consists of a concentrate on the effect of the Affordable Care Act (consisting of Medicaid growth) and its ramifications for access to pediatric health care.
  • Additional protection of development and advancement consists of a comprehensive modification of the chapter on developmental management in pediatric medical care together with addition of developmental turning points in suitable chapters.
  • Expanded protection of evaluation, genes and epigenetics, psychological health problems, the Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN) Services Program, and international health show the growing effect of these patterns on pediatric medical care.
  • Expanded protection of health literacy consists of application of health literacy concepts ― the capability to check out, acquire, comprehend, and utilize health care info to make suitable health choices and follow guidelines for treatment ― in pertinent chapters.
  • The 4-part company consists of 1) an initial system on the structures of international pediatric health, kid and household health evaluation, and cultural viewpoints for pediatric medical care; 2) a unit on handling kid advancement; 3) a unit on health promo and management; and 4) a unit on illness management.
  • Refocused practice management chapter has actually been retitled Strategies for Managing a Pediatric Health Care Practice and removes basic practice management material that is currently covered in other parts of the curriculum to concentrate on material more particular to pediatric practice management ― consisting of the numerous settings for pediatric medical care, informatics, and other important subjects affected by the Affordable Care Act, National Patient Safety Goals, and the growing pattern of interprofessional partnership.

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