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"I’d advocate this good little book for nurses who need to carry a book with them of their medical comply with. It's a incredible addition to the rising itemizing of books addressing ache in pediatrics."–Pediatric Pain Letter
"[This book] is a wise info to pediatric ache analysis and administration for the superior comply with nurse and most important caregivers who’re concerned in caring for victims with ache, nevertheless whose care specialty should not be ache administration. For the nurses whose specialty is ache administration, this textual content material provides a quick pediatric reference of our info and tools of our commerce. Even though it is a 'compact info,' this textual content material is properly referenced with current key place statements, medical comply with ideas, and fundamental references of the most recent pediatric ache administration evaluation."–Pain Administration Nursing
Launched in a concise, systematic format, this clinically oriented book provides nurses and physicians quick entry to up-to-date information on how to assess and deal with ache in infants and kids, along with adolescents that endure from acute and persistent ache circumstances. This book provides an entire consider of medicines for infants and kids as well as to nonpharmacological interventions to acquire optimum ache administration for youthful victims current course of needle-related procedures as well as to painful circumstances related to surgical process, trauma, most cancers, sickle cell sickness, and persistent ache. Key Choices:
Describes the outcomes of untreated ache on enchancment of kids Summarizes ache analysis tools useful for verbal and preverbal victims as well as to these which are critically or terminally ailing Provides widespread guidelines and specific dosing strategies for non-opioids, opioids, and coanalgesics for optimum safety and environment friendly low cost in ache Describes the indications, medicine, and ongoing care and monitoring related to the rising use of epidural and regular peripheral nerve block infusions for pediatric victims Provides information on how to use age-relevant strategies for cognitive, cognitive-behavioral, and bodily approaches to reduce ache Consists of useful belongings, akin to web sites, and totally different tools, comparable to ache diaries and affected individual education information, to assist multidisciplinary groups and mom and father who care for kids with acute and continuous ache