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Pediatric Primary Care, 5e (Burns, Pediatric Primary Care)

Catherine E. Burns PhD RN CPNP-PC FAAN (Author), Ardys M. Dunn PhD RN PNP (Author), Margaret A. Brady PhD RN CPNP-PC (Author), Nancy Barber Starr MS APRN BC (PNP) CPNP-PC (Author), Catherine G. Blosser MPA:HA RN APRN BC (PNP) (Author)

Pediatric Primary Care, 5e (Burns, Pediatric Primary Care)

Covering the full spectrum of health conditions seen in the primary care of children, Pediatric Primary Care, 5th Edition emphasizes both prevention and management from the unique perspective of the Nurse Practitioner. Written by an expert editor/contributor team, it provides in-depth, evidence-based guidance for assessing and managing health problems in children from infancy through adolescence. Other key topics include developmental theory, the health status of children today, issues of daily living, and cultural considerations.
  • Four-part organization includes an introductory unit, plus units on child development, the health management of children, and diseases and disorders common to childhood.
  • UNIQUE! Functional health patterns framework in Unit Three provides a lens for discussing health promotion through the various components of healthy living.
  • UNIQUE! ICD framework in Unit Four addresses the classification used to code diseases in both hospital and outpatient settings.
  • UNIQUE! Practice management chapter provides need-to-know information on managing a private healthcare practice, including issues of productivity, compliance with applicable laws, quality-of-care indicators, and successful business practices.
  • UNIQUE! Environmental health chapter offers evidence-based content on the effects of environmental toxicants, such as tobacco smoke, heavy metals, and air pollutants.
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