In the pediatric nursing procedure, the nurse has to follow the principles while performing the procedures in clinical areas as clinical teaching is the heart of nursing. Nursing practice is also a process that is purposeful and goal-directed. Nurse, being an important member of the healthcare team, requires an update on advancement of educational technology. It involves physical and mental response, selfactivity, self-direction and self-effort. She has to accept guidelines to gain mastery over it.
To perform the procedures a nurse needs intelligence, maturity, physical health, sound mind, good working condition, fruitful guidance, right directions, apt instructions and willingness to learn and practice. Practice is accompanied by knowledge, excellent clinical skills and bedside manners. In order that these skills can be leant proficiently, the nurse will need repeated daily practice.
The book has 63 chapters with number of pictures explaining the procedure and making the concepts clear, understandable, and easy to grasp and remember for nursing students. This book will enable nurses to work successfully with clients to promote wellness and restore health, and will help to apply nursing skills to meet the client’s needs. Nursing procedures are presented in a concise, straightforward and simple manner, along with photographs, for further mastery. It will serve as a quick reference for requisite information, therapeutic skills and assessment skills required for safe procedure. Bedside care, which is the backbone of the nursing profession, will give edge and preference to a nurse if she has cultivated knowledge through practical work.
Expertise is required to handle each group, especially when it comes to the nursing care. The practitioners of pediatric nursing face day-to-day challenges in rendering comprehensive quality care to the children of various age groups. These challenges demand for the right combination of cognition, effective and psychomotor domain in a competent pediatric nurse.
This book exactly emphasizes on the need of the hour towards focusing on performing skillful procedures on children. It is a wholesome book for pediatric procedure covering neonatal to adolescence age group.
This book will serve as a guide for upgrading one’s knowledge, confidence and the art of handling pediatric procedures.
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|About the Author||
Cicilia Correia is former nursing tutor at Cardinal Gracias Memorial Hospital, Vasai, Maharashtra. She has been in the nursing profession since 1985. She has authored 13 other books on nursing. Her vast knowledge in the field of nursing at different levels has contributed immensely in the compilation of this book.