Publication Year: 2010
Edition: 2nd Ed.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Pediatric Facts Made Incredibly Quick, second edition, is the quick reference every nurse wants and needs.
Pediatric Facts Made Incredibly Quick! second edition, covers topics every pediatric nurse uses every day and needs quickly for safe care, including age-related developmental milestones; adaptations in assessment techniques for pediatric patients; normal assessment findings for each age-group; abuse assessment; pediatric vital signs; pain assessment; immunization schedules; laboratory test results; conversions, calculations, injection sites, I.V. therapy, and infusion rates for pediatric patients; poison and falls prevention; emergency measures, including CPR and pediatric advanced life support (PALS); and basics such as temperature and weight conversion charts, nutritional guidelines, common terms, an English-Spanish quick reference guide, and an easy, quick-to-use index.
The soft, protective spiral-top binding permits quick access to information and a flat surface for reading. The wipeable surface allows the nurse to make notes on any page and remove them with an alcohol wipe.
--NEW! Skills tab with approximately 15 pediatric procedures, including infant identification procedures
--NEW! Updated PALS algorithms.
--NEW! Vital medication safety information.
--Four-color interior for easy viewing
--Plastic-coated spiral binding for long lasting and durable use
--Tabbed, color-coded pages for quick reference to subject matter
--Waterproof and reusable write-on/wipe-off pages
--Numerous quick-reference illustrations and charts, such as ACLS algorithms, developmental milestones, and infusion rates
Pediatric Facts Made Incredibly Quick!