Disaster Nursing and Emergency Preparedness for Chemical, Biological, and Radiological Terrorism and Other Hazards

Publication Year: 2012

Edition: 3rd

Authors/Editor: Veenema, Tener Goodwin

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 978-0-82-610864-7

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 83

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Description

The new edition of this AJN Book of the Year continues to provide nurses with the most comprehensive, current, and reliable information available so they can develop the skills to efficiently and effectively respond to disasters or public health emergencies.

Meticulously researched and reviewed by the world's foremost experts in preparedness for terrorism, natural disasters, and other unanticipated health emergencies, the text has been revised and updated with significant new content, including 10 new chapters and a digital adjunct teacher's guide with exercises and critical thinking questions.

Key Features:
- Provides 10 new chapters and new content throughout the text
- Includes digital teacher's guide with exercises and critical thinking questions
- Consistent with current U.S. federal guidelines for disaster response
- Disseminates state-of-the-science, evidence-based information

New Chapters:

- Management of the Pregnant Woman and Newborn During Disasters
Management of Patients With HIV/AIDS During Disasters
- Disaster Nursing in Schools and Other Child Congregate Care Settings
- Global Complex Human Emergencies
- Climate Change and the Role of the Nurse in Policy and Practice
- Human Services Needs Following Disaster Events and Disaster Case Management
- Hospital and Emergency Department Preparedness
- National Nurse Preparedness: Achieving Competency-Based Expert Practice
- Medical Countermeasures Dispensing

Details

Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Veenema, Tener Goodwin
ISBN: 978-0-82-610864-7
Specialty:
Management & Administration
Issues & Trends in Nursing
Language: English
Edition: 3rd
Pages: 760
Year: 2012
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 83

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