A Comprehensive Manual of Pediatric Nursing Procedures

by Kavitha K

A Comprehensive Manual of Pediatric Nursing Procedures depicts a manual to help the student nurses of both undergraduate as well as postgraduate and the staff nurses working in pediatric setting to equip with the thorough knowledge and techniques of common pediatric nursing procedures. The modern trends in pediatric nursing, such as atraumatic care, family centered care, etc. in carrying out the procedures are incorporated. Major topics of discussion include measurement of vital signs, blood gas analysis, capillary blood sampling, liver biopsy, meeting nutritional needs, respiratory care, intravenous therapy, urinary catheterization, emergency procedures, safety and recreation, and children’s hygiene needs. Some of the other topics include manual removal of foreign body from airway, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, exchange blood transfusion, restraints, traction care, oral hygiene, bathing, colostomy care, double diapering, nebulization, and total parenteral nutrition.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. K Kavitha BLDEA’s Shri BM Patil Institute of Nursing Sciences, Bijapur, Karnataka, India
ISBN 9789351526131
Speciality Pediatric Nursing
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/12598
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2015
Pages 232
Book Type Textbook


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