Nursing Care of Children:
Principles & Practice, 3rd Edition
Susan R. James, RN, PhD(c);
and Jean W. Ashwill, MSN, RN

Prepare your students for the NCLEX exam and clinical success with the perfect choice for concise, focused coverage of common pediatric conditions Nursing Care of Children: Principles & Practice, 3rd Edition. It features new and unique learning tools and just the right level of detail for the most effective approach to pediatric nursing in condensed courses:

  • NEW Companion CD packaged with every text enhances learning with visually engaging animations, video clips, and NCLEX review questions.
  • Clinical Reference sections highlight basic anatomy and physiology, pediatric differences, common diagnostic tests, and frequently prescribed medications for quick reference during clinical preparation.
  • Pathophysiology boxes provide an important review to help students understand therapeutic management of common conditions.
  • Critical Thinking Exercises test student comprehension and practical application skills with a variety of challenging clinical scenarios.
  • Communication Cues and Want to Know boxes provide helpful strategies for enhancing communication with patients, families, and other health care professionals.


2007 | 1,104 pp., 620 illus. | ISBN: 978-1-4160-3084-3
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