Pathophysiology

The Biologic Basis for Disease in Adults and Children

Author: Kathryn L. McCance,Sue E. Huether

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323088546

Category: Medical

Page: 1840

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Preceded by Pathophysiology: the biologic basis for disease in adults and children / [edited by] Kathryn L. McCance, Sue E. Huether. 6th ed. c2010.
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Pathophysiology - E-Book

The Biologic Basis for Disease in Adults and Children

Author: Kathryn L. McCance,Sue E. Huether

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323293751

Category: Medical

Page: 1840

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With easy-to-read, in-depth descriptions of disease, disease etiology, and disease processes, Pathophysiology: The Biologic Basis for Disease in Adults and Children, 7th Edition helps you understand the most important and the most complex pathophysiology concepts. More than 1,200 full-color illustrations and photographs make it easier to identify normal anatomy and physiology, as well as alterations of function. This edition includes a NEW Epigenetics and Disease chapter along with additional What’s New boxes highlighting the latest advances in pathophysiology. Written by well-known educators Kathryn McCance and Sue Huether, and joined by a team of expert contributors, this resource is the most comprehensive and authoritative pathophysiology text available! Over 1,200 full-color illustrations and photographs depict the clinical manifestations of disease and disease processes — more than in any other pathophysiology text. A fully updated glossary includes 1,000 terms, and makes lookup easier by grouping together similar topics and terms. Outstanding authors Kathryn McCance and Sue Huether have extensive backgrounds as researchers and instructors, and utilize expert contributors, consultants, and reviewers in developing this edition. Chapter summary reviews provide concise synopses of the main points of each chapter. Consistent presentation of diseases includes pathophysiology, clinical manifestations, and evaluation and treatment. Lifespan content includes ten separate pediatric chapters and special sections with aging and pediatrics content. Algorithms and flowcharts of diseases and disorders make it easy to follow the sequential progression of disease processes. Nutrition and Disease boxes explain the link between concepts of health promotion and disease. EXTENSIVELY Updated content reflects advances in pathophysiology including tumor biology invasion and metastases, the epidemiology of cancer, diabetes mellitus, insulin resistance, thyroid and adrenal gland disorders, female reproductive disorders including benign breast diseases and breast cancer, and a separate chapter on male reproductive disorders and cancer. NEW! Chapter on epigenetics and disease. Additional What’s New boxes highlight the most current research and clinical development.
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Study Guide for Pathophysiology

The Biological Basis for Disease in Adults and Children

Author: Kathryn L. McCance,Sue E. Huether

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 032329376X

Category: Medical

Page: 328

View: 8064

Master the content from your textbook with this helpful study tool! Corresponding to the chapters in Pathophysiology: The Biologic Basis for Disease in Adults and Children, 7th Edition, by Kathryn McCance and Sue Huether, this study guide offers practical activities to help you review and remember basic pathophysiology. Interactive questions make it easier to understand disease etiology and disease processes, and help you apply your knowledge to clinical practice. 43 case scenarios provide real-world examples showing how you can apply and integrate knowledge. Answer key may be found in the back of the study guide, allowing you to check your answers and evaluate your progress. UPDATED! More than 2,650 questions include question types such as: Match these Definitions, Choose the Correct Words, Complete these Sentences, Categorize these Clinical Examples, Explain the Pictures, Describe the Difference, Teach these People about Pathophysiology, and many more. NEW! An interactive format is used for all questions, helping you to understand and master the content — not just memorize the key facts. NEW! Teach these People about Pathophysiology questions challenge you to answer questions that patients might ask in real-life practice. NEW! Nearly 70 illustrations from McCance and Huether’s Pathophysiology textbook are used in selected question types.
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Study Guide for Pathophysiology

The Biological Basis for Disease in Adults and Children

Author: Kathryn L. McCance,Sue E. Huether,Linda Felver

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated

ISBN: 9780323169417

Category: Medical

Page: 318

View: 6089

Master the content from your textbook with this helpful study tool! Corresponding to the chapters in Pathophysiology: The Biologic Basis for Disease in Adults and Children, 7th Edition, by Kathryn McCance and Sue Huether, this study guide offers practical activities to help you review and remember basic pathophysiology. Interactive questions make it easier to understand disease etiology and disease processes, and help you apply your knowledge to clinical practice. 43 case scenarios provide real-world examples showing how you can apply and integrate knowledge. Answer key may be found in the back of the study guide, allowing you to check your answers and evaluate your progress. UPDATED! More than 2,650 questions include question types such as: Match these Definitions, Choose the Correct Words, Complete these Sentences, Categorize these Clinical Examples, Explain the Pictures, Describe the Difference, Teach these People about Pathophysiology, and many more. NEW! An interactive format is used for all questions, helping you to understand and master the content - not just memorize the key facts. NEW! Teach these People about Pathophysiology questions challenge you to answer questions that patients might ask in real-life practice. NEW! Nearly 70 illustrations from McCance and Huether's Pathophysiology textbook are used in selected question types.
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Pathophysiology Online

The Biologic Basis for Disease in Adults & Children

Author: Kathryn L. McCance,Sue E. Huether

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated

ISBN: 9780323187084

Category: Medical

Page: N.A

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Pathophysiology Online is a collection of over 20 online modules developed by learning experts to boost your understanding of the most important and challenging concepts in pathophysiology. Designed to complement the McCance Pathophysiology 7th edition textbook, this unique course uses animations, interactive activities, case studies, alogrithms, and more to enhance your comprehension of pathophysiology. Enhances and supplements the textbook with online activities showing processes and concepts using animation, sound, and more. Incorporates easy access to .PDF downloads of textbook pages for reading assignments. NEW! A reorganized module that covers the Biology of Cancer and Tumor Spread in a condensed, easier to follow format. Provides faculty with complete, professionally prepared, easy-to-use lessons ready for immediate use, saving valuable preparation time. Includes hundreds of engaging activities and exercises to challenge students to think critically about key aspects of pathophysiology while making learning entertaining. Includes over 80 specially created, narrated animations to help students visualize some of the most complex pathophysiologic processes. Incorporates over 850 high-quality figures to illustrate tough concepts and key clinical presentations of disease processes for all body systems. Features case studies throughout to encourage development of critical thinking skills and application of knowledge to real-world situations. Provides a pre-test for every major body system to help students test their knowledge of normal structure and function before alterations in function are introduced. Includes a comprehensive exam for every module that can be used as a self-assessment tool to help students prepare for in-class exams or can be reserved by instructors as graded assessments. Provides rationales for both correct and incorrect responses to help students not only know when an answer is correct or incorrect, but why. Gives students immediate feedback on all activities and assessments throughout, reinforcing learning and encouraging subject mastery. Provides a glossary to give students quick, easy access to definitions of new and unfamiliar terms. Provides carefully reviewed core topic resources, including websites, for further exploration, so students can focus on learning information, not searching for it. Supports diverse learning styles with activities and content that use both voice-overs, narrations, on-screen text, and visual cues.
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EKG auf einen Blick

Author: John R. Hampton

Publisher: Elsevier,Urban&FischerVerlag

ISBN: 9783437410925

Category:

Page: 137

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EKG auf einen Blick (vorher "EKG leicht gemacht") bietet eine schnelle Einführung in die EKG-Befundung. Viele Abbildungen und knapper, prägnanter Text zeigen die Entstehung von normalem EKG sowie häufigen und wichtigen pathologischen Veränderungen und wie man sie erkennt. Wichtige Inhalte sind in Merke-Kästen hervorgehoben. Zahlreiche Beispiel- und Übungs-EKGs mit ausführlicher Befundung verdeutlichen die Inhalte und dienen zur Lernkontrolle. Übersicht der wichtigen Parameter in eigenem Kapitel.
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Pathophysiology Online

The Biologic Basis for Disease in Adults and Children

Author: KATHRYN L.. HUETHER MCCANCE (SUE E.),Kathryn L McCance, RN PhD,Sue E. Huether

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated

ISBN: 9780323187091

Category: Medical

Page: N.A

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Pathophysiology Online is a collection of over 20 online modules developed by learning experts to boost your understanding of the most important and challenging concepts in pathophysiology. Designed to complement the McCance Pathophysiology 7th edition textbook, this unique course uses animations, interactive activities, case studies, alogrithms, and more to enhance your comprehension of pathophysiology. Outlines for each module provide a complete overview of content to help you quickly and conveniently navigate through the course. Objectives highlight the most important material for each module. Module Pre-Tests evaluate your knowledge of normal structure and function and help you assess areas for further study. Further Exploration sections after every pre-test help you review content before moving ahead and strengthen your understanding. Guided Reading Assignments make learning and review more effective by focusing your reading on the most vital content. Module Exams measure your progress after each completed module. Rationales for all pre-tests and exams make it easy to understand the nature of both correct and incorrect answers. Over 80 animations with voice over narrations cover key processes and show you how, why, and in what order disease processes occur. Narrated algorithms describe complex health and disease processes to help you visualize how reactions progress and interact. Interactive exercises challenge you to think critically about key aspects of pathophysiology. Over 600 images including figures, charts and diagrams keep you engaged and strengthen your understanding visually. Case Studies presented with clinical figures help you apply theoretical knowledge to real-life scenarios. Discussions on message boards allow you to interact with fellow students and instructors. Immediate Feedback for all activities ensures you learn the correct answers and identify areas for additional practice. Voice-overs explain many algorithms and animations - perfect for auditory learners!
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Pathophysiology, The Biologic Basis for Disease in Adults and Children

Medicine, Internal medicine

Author: CTI Reviews

Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

ISBN: 1497000610

Category: Education

Page: 674

View: 2554

Facts101 is your complete guide to Pathophysiology, The Biologic Basis for Disease in Adults and Children. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.
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Die Apokalyptischen Reiter

Author: Milton William Cooper

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783895392856

Category:

Page: 501

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Taschenatlas Pathophysiologie

Author: N.A

Publisher: Georg Thieme Verlag

ISBN: 9783131021939

Category: Pathophysiologie - Atlas

Page: 427

View: 2088

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Ergotherapie bei Hemiplegie

Konzepte zur Behandlung von Funktionsstörungen erwachsener Hemiplegiker

Author: Ortrud Eggers

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3642618227

Category: Medical

Page: 127

View: 6326

Viele Menschen werden, auch schon in jüngeren Jahren, durch Verletzungen und Erkrankungen im Bereich des Zentralnervensystems hemiplegisch. Um eine optimale Eingliederung in Familie, Gesellschaft und Beruf zu erreichen, benötigt ein Halbseitengelähmter neben verschiedenen anderen Rehabilitationsmaßnahmen eine zielgerichtete Ergotherapie, die mit den Behandlungsgrundlagen nach Bobath Funktionsverbesserungen der paretischen Seite anstrebt. Durch Hemmung der Spastizität und der pathologischen Haltungs- und Bewegungsmuster werden die sensomotorischen Funktionen wieder ermöglicht und damit Körpersymmetrie, Sensibilität und Körperschema gefördert. Dieser praxisbezogene Leitfaden wurde in erster Linie für die fachspezifische Vertiefung in Ausbildung befindlicher und praktizierender Ergotherapeuten geschrieben. Ärzte, Physiotherapeuten und andere Mitarbeiter in der Rehabilitation bekommen mit diesem Buch einen Einblick in ein Spezialgebiet der Ergotherapie.
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Epidemiologie

Author: Leon Gordis

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783932091636

Category: Epidemiology

Page: 365

View: 7216

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Entwicklungspsychologie im Kindes- und Jugendalter

Author: Robert Siegler,Nancy Eisenberg,Judy DeLoache,Jenny Saffran

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3662470284

Category: Psychology

Page: 688

View: 9411

Wer dieses Standardwerk liest, erhält einen umfassenden Überblick über einschlägige Theorien, moderne Forschungsmethoden und neueste Erkenntnisse zur Kindes- und Jugendentwicklung. Die einfache, klare Sprache sowie zahlreiche Illustrationen und Fallbeispiele machen die Lektüre des Lehrbuchs für Studierende der Entwicklungspsychologie zum echten Vergnügen. Tabellen, Schaubilder, Zusammenfassungen und Praxisbeispiele helfen dabei, den Stoff zu verstehen, zu strukturieren und zu verinnerlichen. Die Inhalte des Werkes gehen dabei teilweise deutlich über den klassischen Lehrstoff für Bachelor-Prüfungen hinaus und vermitteln ein vertieftes Verständnis dafür, wie die Entwicklung in unterschiedlichen Bereichen zusammenhängt, von welchen sozialen und gesellschaftlichen Rahmenbedingungen sie abhängt und wie die Entstehung von Problemen verhindert werden kann. Die Auseinandersetzung mit dieser Lektüre lohnt sich daher nicht nur für die Prüfungsvorbereitung im Bachelor- und Masterstudium. Auch wenn Sie bereits beruflich oder privat mit Kindern und Jugendlichen zu tun haben, wird Ihnen das Buch als wertvolles Nachschlagewerk dienen und immer wieder Lust machen, sich mit den Inhalten auseinanderzusetzen.
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Lehrbuch der Medizinischen Physiologie

Die Physiologie des Menschen für Studierende der Medizin und Ärzte

Author: William F. Ganong

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3662006278

Category: Medical

Page: 820

View: 9437

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Emergency and Trauma Care for Nurses and Paramedics

Author: Kate Curtis,Clair Ramsden

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0729579824

Category: Medical

Page: 1494

View: 7470

Emergency and Trauma Care is written for Australian emergency care providers including paramedics, emergency nurses, pre-hospital care providers, nurse practitioners, general practice nurses and allied health practitioners including occupational therapists and physiotherapists who are caring for trauma patients. This book follows the patient journey from pre-hospital to definitive care. Using a body systems approach, each chapter provides comprehensive coverage of all aspects of adult and paediatric emergencies. Implications for clinical practice is supported by chapters of professional practice, clinical skills, research, evidence-based practice, and legal, ethical and cultural issues. Clinical assessment, physiology, management and rationale for intervention of common and not so common emergency presentations are provided, with each chapter providing clear and relevant examples for both Paramedics and Nurses. Emergency and Trauma Care brings together a team of highly respected clinical practitioners and academics to deliver the most up-to-date text dealing with the practical procedures and evidence experienced by emergency and trauma care providers every day. Chapter 2 Pre-hospital care overview in Australia and NZ Chapter 10 Scene assessment, management and rescue Chapter 11 Pre-Hospital Clinical Reasoning, Triage and Communication Pre-hospital and emergency nursing considerations included in all relevant chapters Chapter 5 Cultural Considerations in Emergency Care addresses cultural diversity, beliefs and values and focuses on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and Maori health Chapter 19 Resuscitation includes advanced life support, airway management and incorporates the 2010 Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines Chapter 37 People with disabilities provides assessment, examination and communication strategies for working with clients with intellectual and physical disabilities Section 5 focuses on examination and communication strategies for working with unique population groups, including the elderly, disabled, obstetric and paediatric patients Section 6 details major trauma assessment and management, blast injury, and trauma to specific body regions Essentials outline the main points addressed in each chapter Practice tips assist with communication skills, procedures and assessment Case studies supported by questions throughout Summaries and Key points, review questions, web links and references provide for consolidation and further research. Evolve resources include Power point slides, 30 additional Case studies, image bank, web links Three paramedic specific chapters (including scene assessment and management)
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Ross & Wilson Anatomy and Physiology in Health and Illness E-Book

Author: Anne Waugh,Allison Grant

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 070204427X

Category: Medical

Page: 512

View: 9240

This title is unique among textbooks in its appeal to a wide range of healthcare professionals including nurses, nursing students, students in the allied health professions and complementary / alternative medicine, paramedics and ambulance technicians. Each chapter provides an explanation of the normal structure and functions of the human body and the effects of disease or illness on normal physiology. The text is written in straightforward language and is complemented by over 400 extensive clear, colour illustrations. carefully refined, clear and unambiguous text which omits the unnecessary detail that can confuse the student new to the subject highly illustrated with clear line diagrams, mostly in colour regular sequences of headings, lists and bullet points help with learning and revision learning outcomes related to the sections within each chapter a glossary of common prefixes, suffixes and roots commonly used in anatomy and physiology an Appendix containing useful biological values for easy reference an accompanying Colouring and workbook that facilitates structured learning and revision of the material in this book. access to electronic ancillaries offering a fully searchable, customisable electronic version of the text, high quality animations, web links to supplementary websites, MCQs and an audio pronunciation guide text fully revised and updated with developments in the field colour photographs glossary new and revised illustrations significantly enhanced electronic ancillaries featuring a fully searchable, customisable electronic version of the text, new animations, an electronic colouring in /labelling feature, case studies, over 300 self-assessment exercises such as MCQs, crosswords, drag and drop, ‘hangman’ etc with answers extra electronic resources for lecturers including the full image bank
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Entgrenzter Alltag - Arbeiten ohne Grenzen?

Das Internet und die raum-zeitlichen Organisationsstrategien von Wissensarbeitern

Author: Anne von Streit

Publisher: transcript Verlag

ISBN: 3839414245

Category: Social Science

Page: 284

View: 5180

Arbeit ist flexibler geworden. Insbesondere die universelle Zugänglichkeit des Internets hat das Leben der Menschen dramatisch verändert. Gearbeitet werden kann inzwischen zu jeder Zeit und an jedem Ort: im Büro, im Wohnzimmer, im Zug oder im Café. Doch wie gehen Menschen mit dieser Entgrenzung von Arbeit um? Aus einer handlungsorientierten Perspektive zeigt Anne von Streit neue Modelle der flexiblen Arbeits- und Alltagsgestaltung. Am Beispiel von Selbstständigen in der Internetbranche stellt sie die zeitlichen und räumlichen Praktiken vor, mit denen diese Wissensarbeiter neue Grenzen zwischen Arbeit und Leben suchen.
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Medical-surgical Nursing

Patient-centered Collaborative Care

Author: Donna D. Ignatavicius,M. Linda Workman

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1437728014

Category: Medical

Page: 1772

View: 8497

Using a uniquely collaborative and reader-friendly approach, expert authors Donna D. Ignatavicius and M. Linda Workman cover all the latest trends, evidence-based treatment guidelines, and additional updated information needed for safe clinical practice in medical-surgical nursing. This seventh edition features an expanded emphasis on patient safety and NCLEX® Examination preparation, new ties to the QSEN priorities for patient safety, and a greater alignment with the language and focus of clinical practice. A new chapter on evidence-based practice and a wealth of effective online learning tools help solidify your mastery of medical-surgical nursing. UNIQUE! Collaborative approach presents all medical, surgical, nursing, and other interventions through the lens of the nursing process. Reader-friendly, direct writing style makes this one of the most readable medical-surgical nursing textbooks available. UNIQUE! Cutting-edge focus on the latest trends in nursing practice and nursing education prepares you for both today and tomorrow's nursing practice. UNIQUE! Integrated tools for NCLEX preparation get you ready for your licensure examination. Chapter-opening Learning Outcomes are linked to Self-Assessment Questions for the NCLEX Examination on the Evolve website. Unique chapter-ending Get Ready for the NCLEX Examination! sections include Key Points organized by NCLEX Client Needs Categories. UNIQUE! Focus on nursing concepts helps bridge the gap between the concepts learned in Nursing Fundamentals, and disorders content learned in the medical-surgical nursing course. UNIQUE! Emphasis on clinical decision-making teaches you to apply concepts to true-to-life clinical situations. UNIQUE! Concentration on the core body of knowledge for the RN level of medical-surgical nursing practice focuses your attention on "need-to-know" content to pass the NCLEX Examination and practice safely as a beginning nurse. Rich array of effective learning aids includes: Best Practice for Patient Safety & Quality Care Best Practice for Emergency Care Patient and Family Education: Preparing for Self-Management Nursing Focus on the Older Adult Home Care Assessment Focused Assessment Common Examples of Drug Therapy Evidence-Based Practice Concept Maps Laboratory Profiles Assessment Using Gordon's Functional Health Patterns Patient safety is emphasized throughout with Nursing Safety Priority features, including Drug Alerts, Critical Rescue, and Action Alerts. More NCLEX® Examination preparation, including integrated NCLEX Examination Challenges to prepare you for the types of questions you will see on today's NCLEX Examination. Greater use of realistic clinical language familiarizes you with the terminology actually used by nurses, physicians, and other healthcare professionals in clinical practice today. Streamlined, prioritized coverage of the nursing process highlights the most important patient problems, regardless of whether they can be addressed by independent nursing actions or must be addressed by collaborative interventions. UNIQUE! New ties to QSEN competencies for patient safety inform you of the best safety practices in medical-surgical nursing. More coverage of evidence-based practice teaches you how to appraise the validity of research and provides synopses of recent nursing research and other evidence-based articles. Student Resources on Evolve include animations, video clips, audio clips, tutorials, Review Questions for the NCLEX Examination, and more. Improved layout and design streamlines content for an easier reading experience. Coverage of core genetics competencies acquaints you with new research demonstrating a genetic component to many diseases and disorders. Increased emphasis on health promotion and promotion of self-care offers strategies for helping people recover from illness and stay well and prevent illness. All-new Concept Maps match the streamlined nursing process format of the text and employ more creative, visually oriented symbols.
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A Textbook of Children's and Young People's Nursing E-Book

Author: Dr Jim Richardson,Edward Alan Glasper

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702044407

Category: Medical

Page: 776

View: 2251

nurse for life – electronic access only Get to all of the high-quality content from Elsevier faster than ever! Your favourite textbooks are now available as e-books through nurse for life, allowing you to: Electronically search the book Create and share notes and highlights Save time with automatic referencing Load it up and change the way you learn! What do I get? You will be emailed a PIN code that will give you perpetual access to the electronic version of the book through nurse for life. Book description This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. Covering the full age and specialty spectrum this text brings together for the first time, individual chapters from among the most respected children's nurses. This textbook is rooted in child-centred health care within a family context and draws upon best contemporary practice throughout the UK and further afield. This innovative text harnesses new design parameters in enquiry-based/problem-based learning, providing up-to-date information on a wide range of topics. In an exciting addition each chapter offers readers additional material on an Evolve website. Full Microsoft PowerPoint presentations augment the written chapters and provide extra information that includes case studies, moving image, photographs and text. Each chapter offers readers additional material on an Evolve website. Full Microsoft PowerPoint presentations augment the written chapters and provide extra information that includes case studies, moving image, photographs and text. Aims, objectives, learning outcomes, a summary box in each chapter and key points assist learning and understanding Professional conversation boxes enliven the text on the page and make it more interesting to dip into Suggestions for seminar discussion topics to help teachers Case studies help to relate theory to practice Prompts to promote reflective practice Activity boxes/suggested visits Evidence based practice boxes which highlight key research studies, annotated bibliographies including details of web-sites and full contemporary references to the evidence base Resource lists including recommended web-site addresses
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