Measles (Rubeola) Nursing Care Planning and Management

Measles (Rubeola)

Measles is an acute viral respiratory illness.
Cystic Fibrosis Nursing Care Management and Study Guide

Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a disease of exocrine gland function that involves multiple organ systems but chiefly results in chronic respiratory infections, pancreatic enzyme insufficiency, and associated complications in untreated patients.
Reye Syndrome Nursing Care Planning and Management

Reye’s Syndrome

Reye's syndrome typically occurs after a viral illness, particularly an upper respiratory tract infection, influenza, varicella, or gastroenteritis, and is associated with the use of aspirin during the illness.
Meningitis Nursing Care Management and Study Guide

Meningitis

Meningitis is a clinical syndrome characterized by inflammation of the meninges, the three layers of membranes that enclose the brain and spinal cord.
Kawasaki Disease Nursing Care Management: Study Guide

Kawasaki Disease

Kawasaki disease or mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome is an acute, febrile disease that is most often seen in boys younger than 5 years.
Cerebral Palsy Nursing Care Management and Care Planning

Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral palsy is a group of disorders arising from a malfunction of motor centers and neural pathways in the brain.
Febrile Seizure Nursing Care Planning and Management

Febrile Seizure

Febrile seizures are seizures or convulsions that occur in young children and are triggered by fever.
Pediatric Dosage Calculations

Pediatric Dosage Calculations

Caring for children who are ill challenges every nurse...
Pediatric Health and Physical Assessment

Pediatric Health and Physical Assessment

Whether the setting is a hospital or other healthcare facility, it is important to gather information regarding the child's history and current status.
Hydrocephalus Nursing Care Planning and Management: Study Guide

Hydrocephalus

Hydrocephalus is a condition characterized by an excess of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) within the ventricular and subarachnoid spaces of the cranial cavity.

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