AAP Textbook of Adolescent Care is an action-oriented working tool expressly built for efficient, on-target clinical problem-solving.
Broad scope - Nearly 200 chapters cover physical growth and development...examination and laboratory screening...sexual development...puberty...obesity...sleep disorders...adolescent dermatology and much more.
Clear management guidelines - Provides step-by-step recomendations: what to do, how to do it; when to admit, when to treat, when to refer.
Evidence-based approach - Treat patients and counsel parents with high confidence.
Excellent study reference - for the pediatric or internal medicine boards.
Integrated companion resources - Use with complementary AAP resources: AAP Textbook of Pediatric Care, Tools for Practice, and Pediatric Care Online.
Unit I: Foundations of community health nursing --
The journey begins: introduction to community health nursing / Cherie Rector --
History and evolution of community health nursing / Kristine D. Warner --
Setting the stage for community health nursing / Kristine D. Warner --
Evidence-based practice and ethics in community health nursing / Cherie Rector --
Transcultural nursing in the community / Cherie Rector --
Unit II: Public health essentials for community health nursing --
Structure and economics of community health services / Cherie Rector --
Epidemiology in community health care / Kristine D. Warner --
Communicable disease control / Karen Smith-Sayer --
Environmental health and safety / Kristine D. Warner --
Unit III: Community health nursing toolbox --
Communication, collaboration, and contracting / Cherie Rector --
Health promotion: achieving change through education / Kristine D. Warner and Debra Millar --
Planning and developing community programs and services / Mary E. Summers and Kristine D. Warner --
Policy making and community health advocacy / Lydia C. Bourne --
Unit IV: The community as client --
Theoretical basis of community health nursing / Kristine D. Warner and Karin Lightfoot --
Community as client: applying the nursing process / Filomela A. Marshall --
Global health and international community health nursing / Marie P. Farrell --
Being prepared: disasters and terrorism / Kristine D. Warner and Sheila Hoban --
Unit V: The family as client --
Theoretical bases for promoting family health / Kathleen Riley-Lawless --
Working with families: applying the nursing process / Phyllis G. Salopek --
Violence affecting families / Sheila M. Holcomb --
Unit VI: Promoting and protecting the health of aggregates with developmental needs --
Maternal--child health: working with perinatal, infant, toddler, and preschool clients / Cherie Rector --
School-age children and adolescents / Cherie Rector --
Adult women and men / Barbara J. Blake and Gloria Ann Jones Taylor --
Older adults: aging in place / Frances Wilson and Cherie Rector --
Unit VII: Promoting and protecting the health of vulnerable populations --
Working with vulnerable people / Cherie Rector --
Clients with disabilities and chronic illnesses / Kristine D. Warner --
Behavioral health in the community / Elizabeth M. Andal and Christine L. Savage --
Working with the homeless / Mary Lashley --
Issues with rural, migrant, and urban health care / Margaret Avila and Cherie Rector --
Unit VIII: Settings for community health nursing --
Public settings for community health nursing / Erin D. Maughan --
Private settings for community health nursing / Mary Ellen Miller and Rose Utley --
Clients receiving home health and hospice care / Joyce Zerwekh.
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The new 7th Edition gives you a single place to look for the most recent and recommendations on quality care of pregnant women, their fetuses, and their neonates. Jointly developed by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), this resource addresses the full spectrum of perinatal medicine from both the obstetric and pediatric standpoints. Guidelines for Perinatal Care has been revised and updated to reflect current scientific data, professional opinion, and clinical advances. Important new material in the 7th Edition includes: Evidence-based recommendations for safe, effective diagnostic and therapeutic interventions in both maternal-fetal medicine and neonatology. New information on planned home birth and underwater births. Expanded coverage on obstetric and medical complications and evidence-based recommendations to guide clinical practice. Updated recommendations on neonatal resuscitation, screening and management of hyperbilirubinemia, and neonatal drug withdrawal. New chapter on quality improvement and patient safety. Expanded coverage on neonatal intensive care unit data collection; rapid cycle improvement; and quality improvement collaboratives and much more