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Introduction to Community Based Nursing

Introduction to Community Based Nursing - 2nd edition

Introduction to Community Based Nursing - 2nd edition

ISBN13: 9780781728140

ISBN10: 0781728142

Introduction to Community Based Nursing by Roberta Hunt - ISBN 9780781728140
Edition: 2ND 01
Copyright: 2001
Publisher: Lippincott-Raven Publishers
Published:
International: No
Introduction to Community Based Nursing by Roberta Hunt - ISBN 9780781728140

ISBN13: 9780781728140

ISBN10: 0781728142

Edition: 2ND 01

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Summary

This vibrant introduction to community-based nursing roles and concepts gives a practically-oriented introduction to nursing care in community settings. Five units cover concepts and applications: / Unit 1--Basic concepts, levels of prevention, health promotion, the family, cultural considerations / Unit 2--Four basic skills of community-based nursing--assessing, educating, managing, and continuing care. / Unit 3--Health promotion and disease prevention across the lifespan. / Unit 4--Settings for practice. / Unit 5--Future trends in community based nursing.

New edition features:

  • expanded index
  • enhanced discussion of the role of school nurses
  • up-to-date references
  • increased focus on individual care planning
  • and revised glossary of commonly used terms.


Each chapter contains Critical Thinking Activities, Client Studies, and Practical Applications exercises.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

1. Overview of Community-Based Nursing
2. Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
3. Culture Care
4. Family Care
5. Assessment: Individual, Family, and Community
6. Client Teaching
7. Case Management
8. Continuity of Care
9. Health Promotion and Disease Prevention for Maternal/Infant Populations, Children and Adolescents
10. Health Promotion and Disease Prevention for Adults
11. Health Promotion and Disease Prevention for Elderly Adults
12. Practice Settings and Specialties
13. Home Health Care Nursing
14. Trends in Community-Based Nursing