Health Promotion Throughout the Life Span, 8e (Health Promotion Throughout the Lifespan (Edelman))

Health Promotion Throughout the Life Span, 8e (Health Promotion Throughout the Lifespan (Edelman)) Author Carole Lium Edelman APRN MS CS BC CMC
ISBN-10 0323091415
ISBN-13 9780323091411
Year 2013-10-11
Pages 704
Language English
Publisher Mosby
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With the advent of health care reform and an emphasis on reducing health care costs health promotion and disease prevention is a priority in nursing care Be prepared with Health Promotion Throughout the Life Span 8th Edition your comprehensive guide to major health promotion concepts Featuring practical guidance including boxes on diversity awareness evidence based practice innovative practice hot topics and quality and safety as well as case studies and care plans our experienced authors give you all the tools you need to stay current on the latest research and trends in health promotion Extensive coverage of growth and development throughout the lifespan emphasizes the unique problems and health promotion needs of each age and stage of development Separate chapters on each population group individual family and community stress the unique issues faced when providing care to each group Evidence Based Practice boxesemphasize current research efforts and opportunities in health promotion Hot Topics and Innovative Practice boxes engage students interest by introducing significant issues trends and creative programs and projects in health promotion practice Diversity Awareness boxes address various cultural perspectives and provide important informationthat needs to be considered in planning care Case studies and care plans present realistic situations that challenge students to reflect upon important health promotion concepts Think About Itboxes dig deeper into the chapter topic and encourage critical thinking Numerous pedagogical features such as objectives key terms and textual summaries highlight the most important concepts and terms in each chapter NEW Healthy People 2020 boxes include related goals and objectivesfor each chapter to address emerging health issues andhealth priorities over the next decade NEW Quality and Safety scenarios include examples and suggestions toencourage quality and safety in nursing NEW Redesigned Nutrition chapter highlights the new Dietary Guidelines for Americans and the MyPlate food guide NEW Standard headings in the growth and development chapters reinforcethe concepts of Gordon s Functional Health Patterns

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