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Uniform Title School nursing (Selekman)
Title School nursing : a comprehensive text / [edited by] Janice Selekman, Robin Adair Shannon, Catherine F. Yonkaitis
Edition Third edition
Published Philadelphia, PA : F. A. Davis Company, [2019]
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations
Contents Part I: The specialty practice of school nursing. Historical perspectives of school nursing -- The profession of school nursing -- Standards of school nursing practice -- Frameworks and models of school nursing practice -- The school nurse’s role as health educator -- The school nurse’s role in evidence-based practice, quality improvement, and research -- School nurse collaboration with community partners -- Part II: Legal foundations for school nursing. The law and school nursing practice -- Federal laws protecting students with disabilities -- Health and education plans for students with special healthcare needs -- Part III: Understanding students and families. Growth and development: preschool through adolescence -- The student’s family -- Cultural congruence in school nursing practice -- Part IV: Health promotion/disease prevention/acute care in schools. Health promotion and screenings for school-age children -- Disease prevention in schools -- Students with common health complaints -- Health issues related to physical activity and athletics -- Skin disorders -- Students with acute illness and injury -- Emergency and disaster preparedness and response for schools -- Part V: Students with special healthcare needs. Students with chronic conditions -- Students with allergies -- Students with chronic respiratory conditions: asthma and cystic fibrosis -- Students with attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder and specific learning disorders -- Students with diabetes -- Students with neurodevelopmental disorders: intellectual disabilities and autism -- Students who are overweight -- Students with seizures and epilepsy -- Students with other chronic conditions -- Students supported by medical technology -- Part VI: Student mental and behavioral health. Student behavior assessment and management -- Students with mental/behavioral health concerns and disorders -- Student victimization -- Students engaging in high-risk behaviors -- Students who are pregnant and parenting -- Part VII: School health management. School health office management -- Funding and budgeting for school health services -- Wellness promotion for school staff -- Management of school health staff
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from electronic title page (R2 Digital Library, viewed August 29, 2019)
Subject School Nursing
Nurse's Role
Nurse-Patient Relations
Nursing Care
School nursing
School nursing.
Form Electronic book
Author Selekman, Janice, editor
Shannon, Robin Adair, editor
Yonkaitis, Catherine F., editor
National Association of School Nurses (U.S.), issuing body
LC no. 2018060263
ISBN 0803699190