Child Health Nursing

by BT Basavanthappa

The book “Child Health Nursing” provides a comprehensible and concise text on child health nursing. The responsibility of child health nurses is to take care of the physical, mental and emotional health, and must also demonstrates concern for the social, environmental and cultural influence that have considerable influence on children and their family. This book incorporates philosophy, goals, standards and trends of child health nursing. It explains about the problems of hospitalized child, genetics and prenatal pediatrics, factors influencing growth and development in children, behaviour problems in children, national health programs, neonatal nursing, pediatric nursing unit, acute respiratory infections, gastrointestinal disorders, renal and urologic problems, cardiovascular disorders, disorders of endocrine glands, neuromuscular disorders, skeletal disorders, oncological nursing, haematological nursing, dermatological nursing, ophthalmological nursing, otological nursing, dental health nursing. It includes various developmental disorders in children, challenged children and nursing, nursing interventions, pediatric medications, nursing procedures, nursing process and its components.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Basavanthappa BT Government College of Nursing, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Rajarajeshwari College of Nursing, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India; Government College of Nursing, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India; Faculty of Nursing, RGUHS, Karnataka, India, Academic Council, RGUHS, Karnataka, India; IGNOU, BSc Nursing Course, Karnataka and Goa, India; Nursing Research Society of India, New Delhi, India; Trained Nurses , ssociation of India, New Delhi, India; RGUHS Nursing Teachers Association, Karnataka, India
ISBN 9789351529002
Speciality Pediatric Nursing
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/12612
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2015
Pages 1066
Book Type Textbook


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