Princeton University Library Catalog

Community/public health nursing practice : health for families and populations / [edited by] Frances A. Maurer, Claudia M. Smith.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
St. Louis, Mo. : Saunders/Elsevier, c2009.
Εdition:
4th ed.
Description:
xix, 875 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Unit 1. Role and Context of Community/Public Health Nursing Practice -- 1. Responsibilities for Care in Community/Public Health Nursing -- 2. Origins and Future of Community/Public Health Nursing -- 3. The United States Health Care System -- 4. Financing of Health Care: Context for Community/Public Health Nursing -- 5. International Health -- 6. Legal Context for Community/Public Health Nursing Practice -- Unit 2. Core Concepts for the Practice of Community/Public Health Nursing -- 7. Epidemiology: Unraveling the Mysteries of Disease and Health -- 8. Communicable Diseases -- 9. Environmental Health Risks: At Home, at Work, and in the Community -- 10. Relevance of Culture and Values for Community/Public Health Nursing -- Unit 3. Family as Client -- 11. Home Visit: Opening the Doors for Family Health -- 12. A Family Perspective in Community/Public Health Nursing -- 13. Family Case Management -- 14. Multiproblem Families -- Unit 4. Community as Client -- 15. Community Assessment -- 16. Community Diagnosis, Planning, and Intervention -- 17. Evaluation of Nursing Care with Communities -- Unit 5. Tools for Practice -- 18. Health Promotion and Risk Reduction in the Community -- 19. Screening and Referral -- 20. Health Teaching -- Unit 6. Contemporary Problems in Community/Public Health Nursing -- 21. Vulnerable Populations -- 22. Disaster Management: Caring for Communities in an Emergency -- 23. Violence: A Social and Family Problem -- 24. Adolescent Sexual Activity and Teenage Pregnancy -- 25. Substance Use Disorders -- Unit 7. Support for Special Populations -- 26. Rehabilitation Clients in the Community -- 27. Children in the Community -- 28. Older Adults in the Community -- Unit 8. Settings for Community/Public Health Nursing Practice -- 29. State and Local Health Departments -- 30. School Health -- 31. Home Health Care -- 32. Rural Health -- 33. Community Mental Health.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781416050049 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 1416050043 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN:
2008035238
OCLC:
225874482
Related name:
RCP:
C - S