Wong’s Nursing Care of Infants and Children (10th Edition)


Download Wong’s Nursing Care of Infants and Children (10th Edition) written by Marilyn J. Hockenberry, David Wilson in PDF format. This book is under the category Medicine and bearing the isbn/isbn13 number 323222412/9780323222419. You may reffer the table below for additional details of the book.

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The leading textbook in pediatric nursing; Wong’s Nursing Care of Infants and Children 10th edition (PDF) takes an easy-to-understand; unique developmental approach to describe the care of children at every age and stage of development. Childhood disorders and diseases are organized by body systems and age groups; and described through the nursing process framework. This 10th edition includes updates on topics such as the new immunizations; CPR guidelines; and pain assessment and management. Written by pediatric experts; Dr. Marilyn Hockenberry and David Wilson; each with nearly thirty years of hands-on experience; this bestseller ebook provides an evidence-based; clinical perspective that shows how the quality of nursing care can impact quality patient outcomes.

  • Emergency Treatment boxes serve as a quick reference in critical situations.
  • Drug Alerts highlight important drug-related information for appropriate; safe care.
  • Pathophysiology Reviews explain complicated disease processes with illustrated summary boxes.
  • Critical thinking exercises use case studies to help you test and develop your own analytical skills.
  • An emphasis on wellness includes principles of injury prevention and health promotion for each age group.
  • Nursing Care Guidelines provide step-by-step; clear; detailed instructions on performing specific skills or procedures.
  • Complementary & Alternative Therapy boxes include timely information on alternative medicine as a part of complete; comprehensive care.
  • Nursing Tips include helpful hints and practical; clinical information; and Nursing Alerts provide critical information that must be considered in providing care.
  • UNIQUE! Quality Patient Outcomes are discussed for major childhood disorders and diseases; showing how nursing care directly impacts patient outcomes.
  • A focus on family-centered care emphasizes the role and influence of the family in illness and health with a separate chapter and Family-Centered Care boxes.
  • A developmental approach addresses the differences at each stage of the child’s growth and enables you to individualize care at the appropriate level for every child.
  • Atraumatic Care boxes contain techniques for care that minimize pain; stress; or discomfort and provide guidance for performing procedures in a caring manner.
  • Nursing Care Plans provide models for planning patient care; with rationales explaining why specific nursing interventions have been chosen; and include nursing diagnoses; nursing interventions/rationales; patient/family goals; expected outcomes; and NOC and NIC guidelines.


“A great neonatal and paediatric reference and textbook…”  Jo Wilson on behalf of Nursing Times; March 2015

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Marilyn J. Hockenberry, David Wilson


Mosby; 10th edition




1760 pages









Table of contents

Table of contents :
UNIT I: Children, Their Families and The Nurse
1. Perspectives of Pediatric Nursing
2. Social, Cultural, Religious, and Family Influences on Child Health Promotion
3. Hereditary Influences on Health Promotion of the Child and Family
UNIT II: Childhood and Family Assessment
4. Communication, Physical, and Developmental Assessment
5. Pain Assessment and Management
6. Childhood Communicable and Infectious Diseases
UNIT III: Family-Centered Care of the Newborn
7. Health Promotion of the Newborn and Family
8. Health Problems of Newborns
9. The High-Risk Newborn and Family
UNIT IV: Family-Centered Care of the Infant
10. Health Promotion of the Infant and Family
11. Health Problems of the Infant
UNIT V: Family-Centered Care of the Toddler and Preschooler
12. Health Promotion of the Toddler and Family
13. Health Promotion of the Preschooler and Family
14. Health Problems of the Toddler and Preschooler
UNIT VI: Family-Centered Care of the School-Age Child
15. Health Promotion of the School-Age Child and Family
16. Health Problems of the School-Age Child
UNIT VII: Family-Centered Care of the Adolescent
17. Health Promotion of the Adolescent and Family
18. Health Problems of the Adolescent
UNIT VIII: Family-Centered Care of the Child with Special Needs
19. Family-Centered Care of the Child with Chronic Illness or Disability
20. Family-Centered End-of-Life Care
21. Family-Centered Care of the Child with Cognitive or Sensory Impairment
UNIT IX: The Child who is Hospitalized
22. Family-Centered Care of the Child During Illness and Hospitalization
23. Pediatric Nursing Interventions and Skills
UNIT X: Childhood Nutrition and Elimination Problems
24. The Child with Fluid and Electrolyte Imbalance
25. The Child with Renal Dysfunction
26. The Child with Gastrointestinal Dysfunction
UNIT XI: Childhood Oxygenation Problems
27. Overview of Oxygen and Carbon Dioxide Exchange
28. The Child with Respiratory Dysfunction
UNIT XII: Childhood Blood Production and Circulation Problems
29. The Child with Cardiovascular Dysfunction
30. The Child with Hematologic or Immunologic Dysfunction
UNIT XIII: Childhood Regulatory Problems
31. The Child with Cancer
32. The Child with Neurologic Dysfunction
33. The Child with Endocrine Dysfunction
UNIT XIV: Childhood Physical Mobility Problems
34. The Child with Musculoskeletal or Articular Dysfunction
35. The Child with Neuromuscular or Muscular Dysfunction
A. Growth Measurements
B. Translations of FACES Pain Rating Scale
C. Spanish-English Translations
Answers to Critical Thinking Case Studies

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