Nursing Care of Children and Young People with Chronic Illness is a comprehensive, up-to-date resource for nursing students and practitioners on the context, theory and practice of assessing health needs, and the delivery of holistic care and services within a variety of care settings, to enable them to meet the changing needs of children and young people with chronic illnesses and diseases, and their families.
- The first nursing-specific text related to the care of children & young people with chronic illness
- Incorporates case studies & scenarios throughout to enable readers to gain an understanding of the application of concepts & theories in practice
- Covers care aspects of the child and young person in different settings including tertiary, secondary, primary health care and the home
- Written in the context of the NSF for Children
Fay Valentine & Suzanne Hazell.
2 Context of Care and Service Delivery.
Fay Valentine & Peter Mcnee.
3 Impact upon the Child and Family.
4 An Holistic Approach to Meeting Physical, Social and Psychological Needs.
Julia Tod & Beverly Hodges.
5 Empowering Children, Young People and their Families.
6 Ethical Issues.
Peter Mcnee & Maggie Furness.
7 Continuing Care Needs.
Melda Price & Sian Thomas.
8 Acute Emergencies.
Peter Mcnee & Martina Nathan.
Sian Bill & Yvonne Knight.
10 Transitional Care.
Sian Bill & Beverly Hodges