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Author Oakes, Linda L.

Title Compact clinical guide to infant and child pain management : an evidence-based approach for nurses / Linda L. Oakes.

Imprint New York : Springer Pub. Co., 2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (xvii, 350 pages) : illustrations
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Compact clinical guide series
Compact clinical guide series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents overview of pain in infants and children. The problem of pain -- Pain assessment -- Common medications for managing acute and chronic pain. General principles and nonopioids -- Opioids -- Coanalgesics -- Regional analgesia. Epidural infusions -- Continuous peripheral nerve block infusions -- Nonpharmacologic methods. General principles and cognitive-behavioral techniques -- Cognitive techniques -- Physical approaches -- Integration of methods of treatment. Multidisciplinary approach -- Role of parents -- Special treatment considerations for pain including impact on the family. Needle-related procedures -- Critical illness -- Terminal illness -- Managing common pain conditions. Postoperative and trauma-related pain -- Pain and sickle-cell disease -- Cancer and pain -- Chronic pain.
Note Print version record.
Summary Presented in a concise, systematic format, this clinically oriented book provides nurses and physicians quick access to up-to-date information on how to assess and manage pain in infants and children, including adolescents who suffer from acute and chronic pain conditions. This book provides a comprehensive review of medications for infants and children as well as nonpharmacological interventions to achieve optimal pain management for young patients undergoing needle-related procedures as well as painful conditions related to surgery, trauma, cancer, sickle cell disease, and chronic pain. Key.
Subject Pain in children -- Treatment.
Pain Management.
MEDICAL -- Pediatrics.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Children's Health.
Analgesia. (OCoLC)fst00808269
Pain in children -- Treatment. (OCoLC)fst01050423
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Oakes, Linda L. Compact clinical guide to infant and child pain management. New York : Springer Pub. Co., 2011 9780826106179 (DLC) 2010050803 (OCoLC)663951660
ISBN 9780826106186 (electronic bk.)
0826106188 (electronic bk.)
9780826106179 (pbk.)
082610617X (pbk.)
Standard No. 3515690
AU@ 000048820401
AU@ 000051356724
DEBBG BV043061054
DEBSZ 42159554X
GBVCP 803587171
NZ1 13845167

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