Summary: When it comes to caring for children, no other resource better prepares you for practice than Wong's Essentials of Pediatric Nursing. Authored by Marilyn Hockenberry and David Wilson, two of the most well-known and respected names in the field, Wong's features the most readable, up-to-date, and accurate content available. An abundance of full-color illustrations helps you visualize key concepts, and highlighted boxes and tables offer quick access to vital facts and information...show more. Plus, when you buy this book, you get unlimited access to hands-on study tools that help you learn pediatric nursing essentials with ease!
Developmental approach clearly identifies key issues at each stage of a child's growth to help you provide appropriate, individualized care for each child.
UNIQUE! Family focus includes a separate chapter on the role of the family in child health, family content throughout the text, and Family-Centered Care boxes that highlight information on patient teaching, home care, and incorporating the family in the child's care.
An emphasis on wellness offers health promotion and injury prevention strategies for each age group.
UNIQUE! Evidence-Based Practice boxes demonstrate how research is applied to nursing care in the clinical setting.
UNIQUE!Atraumatic Care boxes provide guidance for administering nursing care with minimal pain or stress to the child, family, and nurse.
NEW! Safety Alerts call your attention to important patient safety considerations and support the QSEN initiative for better outcomes of nursing care.
NEW! Quality Patient Outcomes content in Nursing Care Management discussions for major diseases and disorders helps you understand how the care you provide impacts patient safety and promotes positive outcomes.
Perspectives of Pediatric Nursing Community-Based Nursing Care of the Child and Family Family Influences on Child Health Promotion Social, Cultural, and Religious Influences on Child Health Promotion Developmental and Genetic Influences on Child Health Promotion
Unit Two: Assessment of the Child and Family
Communication, History, and Physical Assessment of the Child Pain Assessment and Management in Children
Unit Three: The Newborn
Health Promotion of the Newborn and Family Health Problems of Newborns
Unit Four: Infancy
Health Promotion of the Infant and Family Health Problems of Infants
Unit Five: Early Childhood
Health Promotion of the Toddler and Family Health Promotion of the Preschooler and Family Health Problems of Toddlers and Preschoolers
Unit Six: Middle Childhood and Adolescence
Health Promotion of the School-Age Child and Family Health Promotion of the Adolescent and Family Health Problems of School-Age Children and Adolescents
Unit Seven: The Child and Family with Special Needs
Quality of Life for Children Living with Chronic or Complex Diseases Impact of Cognitive or Sensory Impairment on the Child and Family Family-Centered Home Care
Unit Eight: Impact of Hospitalization on the Child and Family
Family-Centered Care of the Child During Illness and Hospitalization Pediatric Variations of Nursing Interventions
Unit Nine: The Child with Problems Related to the Transfer of Oxygen and Nutrients
The Child with Respiratory Dysfunction The Child with Gastrointestinal Dysfunction
Unit Ten: The Child with Problems Related to the Production and Circulation of Blood
The Child with Cardiovascular Dysfunction The Child with Hematologic or Immunologic Dysfunction
Unit Eleven: The Child With a Disturbance of Regulatory Mechanisms
The Child with Genitourinary Dysfunction The Child with Cerebral Dysfunction The Child with Endocrine Dysfunction The Child with Integumentary Dysfunction
Unit Twelve: The Child with a Problem that Interferes with Physical Mobility
The Child with Musculoskeletal or Articular Dysfunction The Child with Neuromuscular or Muscular Dysfunction
A. Growth Measurements
B. Common Laboratory Tests
C. Translations of Wong-Baker FACES Pain Rating Scale
2012 Paperback Good Item may show signs of shelf wear. Pages may include limited notes and highlighting. Includes supplemental or companion materials if applicable. Access codes may or may not work...show more. Connecting readers since 1972. Customer service is our top priority. ...show less
$62.91 +$3.99 s/h
Recycle-A-Textbook Lexington, KY
0323083439 May NOT contain supplemental materials such as CD's, info-trac, access codes, etc... May contain bookstore stickers on cover. Satisfaction Guaranteed! Choose Expedited Shipping for fastest ...show moredelivery! Free USPS Tracking Number. ...show less
$90.27 +$3.99 s/h
Textbook Outlet Auburn Hills, MI
2012 Paperback Good
$91.09 +$3.99 s/h
906 Books Marquette, MI
2012 Paperback Good
$125.99 +$3.99 s/h
SUPER BOOKS Fort Mill, SC
Buy with Confidence. Excellent Customer Support. We ship from multiple US locations. No CD, DVD or Access Code Included.
Free Shipping Get Free Shipping on orders over $25 (not including Rental and Marketplace). Order arrives in 5-10 business days.
Need it faster? We offer fast, flat-rate expedited shipping options.
Not the right book for you? We'll gladly take it back within 30 days.
To return an eTextbook:
Your eTextbook is non-returnable once it's been activated. You must contact us about returning your eTextbook before you activate it.
Returns are accepted within 30 days of the purchase date on your order confirmation.
This book qualifies for guaranteed cash back! Buy it now for , then:
Sell it back by:
Guaranteed cash back:
Cost of this book after cash back:
Take advantage of Guaranteed Cash Back. Send your book to us in good condition before the end of the buyback period, we'll send YOU a check, and you'll pay less for your textbooks!
If you find this book for less on Amazon.com (direct from Amazon, not marketplace sellers), we'll match it.
In our warehouse, waiting to ship directly to you.
We hand-inspect every used textbook to make sure it's in good condition.
Buy it now. Sell it later!
Sell this textbook for cash!
When you're done with this book, sell it back to Textbooks.com. In addition to the best possible buyback price, you'll get an extra 10% cash back just for being a customer.
We buy good-condition used textbooks year 'round, 24/7. No matter where you bought it, Textbooks.com will buy your textbooks for the most cash.
We hand-inspect every one of our used textbooks to ensure good condition.
Our used textbooks do NOT have:
Missing or torn pages
Missing or torn cover
Torn or damaged binding
A broken spine
This textbook has never been used.
Due to the size of eTextbooks, a high-speed internet connection (cable modem, DSL, LAN) is required for download stability and speed. Your connection can be wired or wireless.
Being online is not required for reading an eTextbook after successfully downloading it. You must only be connected to the Internet duringthe download process.
Windows XP, Windows Vista or Mac OS X 10.3 or above
At least 280 MB RAM, a 600 mHZ processor and 110 MB of hard drive space
1024x768 (or larger) screen resolution
What is the Marketplace? It's another way for you to get the right price on the books you need. We approved every Marketplace vendor to sell their books on Textbooks.com, so you know they're all reliable.
What are Marketplace shipping options? Marketplace items do not qualify for free shipping. When ordering from the Marketplace, please specify whether you want the seller to send your book Standard ($3.99/item) or Express ($6.99/item). To get free shipping over $25, just order directly from Textbooks.com instead of through the Marketplace.
FREE UPS 2nd Day Air Terms
Rental and Marketplace items are excluded. Offer is valid from 1/21/2013 12:00PM to 1/23/2013 11:59AM CST. Your order must be placed by 12 Noon CST to be processed on the same day. Minimum order value is $100.00 excluding Rental and Marketplace items. To redeem this offer, select "FREE UPS 2ND DAY AIR" at checkout. Offer not is not valid on previous orders.