|Lippincott Williams & Wilkins USA
|12th September 2019
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Create a strong foundation in pediatric nursing care - and gain empowering skills and confidence - with the fully updated Pediatric Nursing made Incredibly Easy!�, 3rd Edition. This fully illustrated, enjoyable guide offers easy-to-remember ways to strengthen your understanding and retention of common pediatric conditions at every level of child development. An irreplaceable on-the-job reference for all new nurses, this go-to resource supports class materials, is the ideal study partner for NCLEX�, HESI or CPN exam preparation, and is an excellent refresher for experienced nurses. Absorb expert knowledge and real-life guidance on pediatric nursing care: -NEW and updated content in concise, bulleted format for easy quick-reference -End-of-book learning support - the "Practice Makes Perfect" practice test that mimics NCLEX� style and content -Dozens of colorful diagrams and illustrations that outline core terms and concepts, with easy-to-retain definitions and clinical guidance on topics such as: o The role of the pediatric nurse, family-centered care, and pediatric care standards o Pediatric pain assessment and management o Meeting the needs of the hospitalized and special needs child o Developmental aspects of pediatric care - factors that influence growth and development in infancy, early childhood, middle childhood and adolescence o Common pediatric conditions affecting different body systems, including problems in the neurologic, cardiovascular, respiratory, urinary, musculoskeletal, gastrointestinal, endocrine and metabolic, hematologic and immunologic, and dermatologic systems o Infectious diseases and immunizations -Special chapter features include: o Just the facts - a quick summary of content at the start of each chapter o "Nurse Joy and Jake" - expert insights that explain key concepts, provide important care reminders and offer reassurance o Cultured pearls - insights on unique cultural aspects of care, by cultural group o Memory joggers - memory aids that help you grasp and retain difficult concepts o Growing pains - descriptions, expectations and risks for each developmental stage o It's all relative - teaching tips and checklists for family education o Advice from experts - helpful tips and insights from experienced pediatric nurses o Education edge - teaching tips and checklists for patient education o Quick quiz - multiple-choice, end-of-chapter questions written in NCLEX� format, followed by answers and rationales About the Clinical Editor Mikki Meadows-Oliver, PhD, MPH, PNP-BC, RN, is an Assistant Professor at the Yale University School of Nursing and holds a joint clinical appointment at the Pediatric Lead Poisoning Prevention Program at Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, Connecticut.