In this issue of Pediatric Nursing
there are several studies involving parents as a part of the study design.
To prepare for the experience, the students spent four hours with the instructor in the nursing learning resource center (NLRC) covering pediatric nursing
skills; an additional four hours were dedicated to high-fidelity simulation.
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the availability of Mosby's Pediatric Nursing
Orientation, a comprehensive and interactive online course designed for use as part of a generalized pediatric nursing
orientation program or for continuing education.
After an introduction to maternity and pediatric nursing
, the text covers women's health through the lifespan, pregnancy through the postpartum period and the newborn, childbearing at risk, and the newborn at risk, in addition to health promotion for the child and family, foundations of pediatric nursing
, and the child with a health disorder.
She has a special interest in pediatric nursing
and has many years of experience in pediatric intensive care.
Since growth and development is an integral component of pediatric nursing
care, I always tried to keep this in mind when reviewing for the exam and when choosing the BEST answer from the test question choices.
Study Guide for Wong's Essentials of Pediatric Nursing
(8th edition) By Marilyn J.
Donna Wong is internationally renowned for her textbooks on pediatric nursing
, Nursing Care of Infants and Children, Clinical Handbook of Pediatric Nursing
and Essentials of Pediatric Nursing
, all mainstays in nursing education.
The introductory unit addressing how pediatric nursing
differs from care of the adult is followed by units on child development, assessment and pain management, and specific classes of disorders.
As part of the deal, Blackwell will take over publication of: the Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing, the official journal of the association of the same name; the Journal for Specialists in Pediatric Nursing
, a title for nurses across the specialty of pediatric nursing
; Nursing Forum, covering the nursing profession; and Perspectives in Psychiatric Care, an association title for advanced practice psychiatric nurses.
As part of the agreement, Blackwell will take over publication of the Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing, the Journal for Specialists in Pediatric Nursing
, Nursing Forum, and Perspectives in Psychiatric Care.
All of the old pediatric equipment in the emergency room was replaced with new state-of-the-art supplies and every nurse took a course and received certification in pediatric nursing