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The Resource Nursing care of the pediatric neurosurgery patient, Cathy C. Cartwright, Donna C. Wallace, editors

Nursing care of the pediatric neurosurgery patient, Cathy C. Cartwright, Donna C. Wallace, editors

Label
Nursing care of the pediatric neurosurgery patient
Title
Nursing care of the pediatric neurosurgery patient
Statement of responsibility
Cathy C. Cartwright, Donna C. Wallace, editors
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book offers a detailed reference for nurses, explaining pathophysiology, anatomy, radiodiagnostic testing and treatment options for each neurosurgical diagnosis. Includes case studies, impact on families, patient and family education, and practice pearls
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
617.480083
Index
index present
LC call number
RD593
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cartwright, Cathy C.
  • Wallace, Donna C.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nervous system
  • Children
  • Medicine & Public Health
  • Nursing Management
  • Pediatrics
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurology
  • Nursing Research
Label
Nursing care of the pediatric neurosurgery patient, Cathy C. Cartwright, Donna C. Wallace, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; Contents; 1: Neurological Assessment of the Neonate, Infant, Child, and Adolescent; 1.1 Introduction; 1.1.1 Importance of Neurological Assessment; 1.1.2 Nursing Approach to the Pediatric Neurological Assessment; 1.1.3 Diagnostic Imaging and Testing in Neurological Assessment; 1.2 Developmental Assessment: Growth and Developmental Tasks by Age; 1.2.1 Developmental Assessment Tools; 1.2.2 Neonate; 1.2.2.1 Maternal and Pregnancy/Labor and Delivery History; 1.2.2.2 Physical Appearance; 1.2.2.3 Functional Capabilities; 1.2.2.4 Vulnerabilities
  • 1.2.2.5 Tips in Approach to Child/Family1.2.3 Infant; 1.2.3.1 Physical Development; 1.2.3.2 Functional Capabilities; 1.2.3.3 Vulnerabilities; 1.2.3.4 Tips in Approach to Child/Family; 1.2.4 Toddler; 1.2.4.1 Physical Development; 1.2.4.2 Vulnerabilities; 1.2.4.3 Tips in Approach to Child/Family; 1.2.5 Preschooler; 1.2.5.1 Physical Development; 1.2.5.2 Vulnerabilities; 1.2.5.3 Tips in Approach to Child/Family; 1.2.6 School-Age Child; 1.2.6.1 Physical Appearance; 1.2.6.2 Vulnerabilities; 1.2.6.3 Tips in Approach to Child/Family; 1.2.7 Adolescent; 1.2.7.1 Physical Development
  • 1.2.7.2 Vulnerabilities1.2.7.3 Tips in Approach to Child/Family; 1.3 Hands-on Neurological Assessment; 1.3.1 Appearance and Observation; 1.3.1.1 Head Size, Shape, and Fontanels; 1.3.2 Level of Consciousness: Level of Arousal and Content of Response; 1.3.3 Cranial Nerve Assessment: Brainstem Function; 1.3.3.1 Visual Field Testing and Fundoscopic Examination; 1.3.4 Assessment of Motor Function; 1.3.5 Assessment of Sensory Function; 1.3.6 Assessment of Motor Reflexes; 1.3.7 Assessment of Gait and Balance; 1.3.8 Assessment of Vital Signs
  • 1.3.9 Assessment of Brainstem Function in the Acute Care Setting: External Monitoring Apparatus, Herniation Syndromes, and Brainstem Reflexes1.3.9.1 Assessment of External Monitoring Apparatus; 1.3.9.2 Herniation Syndromes; 1.3.9.3 Brainstem Reflexes; 1.3.10 Criteria for Determination of Brain Death in Infants and Children; 1.4 Pain Assessment in the Child with a Neurological Diagnosis; References; 2: Hydrocephalus; 2.1 Hydrocephalus; 2.2 History of Hydrocephalus; 2.3 Incidence of Hydrocephalus; 2.4 Prognosis; 2.5 Classifications of Types of Hydrocephalus
  • 2.5.1 Communicating Hydrocephalus2.5.2 Noncommunicating Hydrocephalus; 2.5.3 Congenital Hydrocephalus; 2.5.4 Acquired Hydrocephalus; 2.5.5 Internal Hydrocephalus; 2.5.6 External Hydrocephalus; 2.5.7 Ex Vacuo Hydrocephalus; 2.5.8 Idiopathic Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus; 2.6 Pathophysiology of Hydrocephalus; 2.6.1 Overview of CSF Production and Flow Dynamics; 2.6.2 CSF Pathways; 2.6.3 Intracranial Pressure; 2.6.4 Structural Changes; 2.6.5 Vascular Changes; 2.6.6 Metabolic Changes; 2.6.7 Cerebral Spinal Fluid Changes; 2.6.8 Brain Tissue Changes; 2.7 Etiologies of Hydrocephalus
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319493190
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-319-49319-0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
ocn985105672
Label
Nursing care of the pediatric neurosurgery patient, Cathy C. Cartwright, Donna C. Wallace, editors
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; Contents; 1: Neurological Assessment of the Neonate, Infant, Child, and Adolescent; 1.1 Introduction; 1.1.1 Importance of Neurological Assessment; 1.1.2 Nursing Approach to the Pediatric Neurological Assessment; 1.1.3 Diagnostic Imaging and Testing in Neurological Assessment; 1.2 Developmental Assessment: Growth and Developmental Tasks by Age; 1.2.1 Developmental Assessment Tools; 1.2.2 Neonate; 1.2.2.1 Maternal and Pregnancy/Labor and Delivery History; 1.2.2.2 Physical Appearance; 1.2.2.3 Functional Capabilities; 1.2.2.4 Vulnerabilities
  • 1.2.2.5 Tips in Approach to Child/Family1.2.3 Infant; 1.2.3.1 Physical Development; 1.2.3.2 Functional Capabilities; 1.2.3.3 Vulnerabilities; 1.2.3.4 Tips in Approach to Child/Family; 1.2.4 Toddler; 1.2.4.1 Physical Development; 1.2.4.2 Vulnerabilities; 1.2.4.3 Tips in Approach to Child/Family; 1.2.5 Preschooler; 1.2.5.1 Physical Development; 1.2.5.2 Vulnerabilities; 1.2.5.3 Tips in Approach to Child/Family; 1.2.6 School-Age Child; 1.2.6.1 Physical Appearance; 1.2.6.2 Vulnerabilities; 1.2.6.3 Tips in Approach to Child/Family; 1.2.7 Adolescent; 1.2.7.1 Physical Development
  • 1.2.7.2 Vulnerabilities1.2.7.3 Tips in Approach to Child/Family; 1.3 Hands-on Neurological Assessment; 1.3.1 Appearance and Observation; 1.3.1.1 Head Size, Shape, and Fontanels; 1.3.2 Level of Consciousness: Level of Arousal and Content of Response; 1.3.3 Cranial Nerve Assessment: Brainstem Function; 1.3.3.1 Visual Field Testing and Fundoscopic Examination; 1.3.4 Assessment of Motor Function; 1.3.5 Assessment of Sensory Function; 1.3.6 Assessment of Motor Reflexes; 1.3.7 Assessment of Gait and Balance; 1.3.8 Assessment of Vital Signs
  • 1.3.9 Assessment of Brainstem Function in the Acute Care Setting: External Monitoring Apparatus, Herniation Syndromes, and Brainstem Reflexes1.3.9.1 Assessment of External Monitoring Apparatus; 1.3.9.2 Herniation Syndromes; 1.3.9.3 Brainstem Reflexes; 1.3.10 Criteria for Determination of Brain Death in Infants and Children; 1.4 Pain Assessment in the Child with a Neurological Diagnosis; References; 2: Hydrocephalus; 2.1 Hydrocephalus; 2.2 History of Hydrocephalus; 2.3 Incidence of Hydrocephalus; 2.4 Prognosis; 2.5 Classifications of Types of Hydrocephalus
  • 2.5.1 Communicating Hydrocephalus2.5.2 Noncommunicating Hydrocephalus; 2.5.3 Congenital Hydrocephalus; 2.5.4 Acquired Hydrocephalus; 2.5.5 Internal Hydrocephalus; 2.5.6 External Hydrocephalus; 2.5.7 Ex Vacuo Hydrocephalus; 2.5.8 Idiopathic Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus; 2.6 Pathophysiology of Hydrocephalus; 2.6.1 Overview of CSF Production and Flow Dynamics; 2.6.2 CSF Pathways; 2.6.3 Intracranial Pressure; 2.6.4 Structural Changes; 2.6.5 Vascular Changes; 2.6.6 Metabolic Changes; 2.6.7 Cerebral Spinal Fluid Changes; 2.6.8 Brain Tissue Changes; 2.7 Etiologies of Hydrocephalus
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319493190
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-319-49319-0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
ocn985105672

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