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Promoting health in children and young people : the role of the nurse / edited by Karen Moyse.

Contributor(s): Moyse, Karen.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Wiley Online Library.Publisher: Chichester, U.K. ; Ames, Iowa : Wiley-Blackwell, 2009Description: 1 online resource (xxiii, 408 pages) : illustrations.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781444322651 (electronic bk.); 1444322656 (electronic bk.); 140515800X (pbk.); 9781405158008 (pbk.); 9781444322644; 1444322648.Subject(s): Pediatric nursing | Health promotionAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Promoting health in children and young people.DDC classification: 618.92/00231 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Reducing health inequalities / Roderick P.M. Thomson -- Planning for health promotion / Karen Moyse -- Creativity / Claire Daniel -- Government policy / Janet Badclck -- Child development / Karen Moyse [and others] -- Health for all children / Janet Badcock -- Preventing childhood obesity / Ros Parkinson [and others] -- Dental health promotion / Karen Moyse, Sue Toon and Helen Fowler -- Skin cancer prevention / Lesley Strazds -- Accident prevention / Karen Moyse -- Sure Start Community Children's Nursing Service : developing a minor illness/injury service / Karen Moyse and Zo'e Ellis -- Fever management in young children (0-5 years) / Karen Moyse -- Health promotion in young children's minor illnesses / Karen Moyse -- Health promotion in minor injuries / Karen Moyse and Chrissie Bousfield -- Health promotion for pre- and postoperative care / Julie Spice and Annette Dearmun -- Surgical wound healing and health promotion / Elaine Salmons -- Planning hospital discharge / Jane Houghton -- Asthma management / Annie Wing -- Managing children's skin conditions / Elizabeth Barrett -- Health promotion for children/young people with cancer / Louise Soanes -- Constipation / Ali Wright -- Health promotion in childhood diabetes / Helen Thornton -- Children/young people with disabilities and complex health care needs / Sarah V. Wilcock -- Medicines management / Roger Kirkbride -- Pain management / Elizabeth Bruce -- Baby massage and baby yoga / Karen Moyse, Helen Surguy and Liz Whelan -- Health promotion course : living with babies / Helen Surguy and Karen Moyse -- Baby play / Jane Blenkinsop -- Baby club / Kate Hawksworth -- Positive parenting / Karen Moyse -- Promoting children's mental health : focus bullying / Karen Moyse -- Safeguarding children (health promotion) / Karen Moyse -- The health of children/young people in care / Cathy Sheehan -- Health promotion course : living with teenagers / Joanna Livingstone -- Promoting sexual health to young people / Barbara Richardson-Todd -- Preventing and managing substance misuse / P.C. John Graham [and others] -- Smoking cessation / Roger Kirkbride -- Evaluating health promotion / Karen Moyse -- Health promotion in context / Vicky Grayson -- National perspectives / Carolyn Neill [and others].
Summary: Promoting the health and wellbeing of children and young people is a vital part of every child nurse's role. Promoting Health in Children and Young People provides practical guidance on everyday health issues such as preventing obesity, dental health, skin care and prevention of diseases and infections. It explores best practice for nursing children with chronic illnesses such as asthma, cancer, diabetes and disabilities, and gives guidance on promoting the health of adolescents looking at issues of sexual health, smoking, drugs and alcohol. Each chapter discusses key health promotion messages.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Reducing health inequalities / Roderick P.M. Thomson -- Planning for health promotion / Karen Moyse -- Creativity / Claire Daniel -- Government policy / Janet Badclck -- Child development / Karen Moyse [and others] -- Health for all children / Janet Badcock -- Preventing childhood obesity / Ros Parkinson [and others] -- Dental health promotion / Karen Moyse, Sue Toon and Helen Fowler -- Skin cancer prevention / Lesley Strazds -- Accident prevention / Karen Moyse -- Sure Start Community Children's Nursing Service : developing a minor illness/injury service / Karen Moyse and Zo'e Ellis -- Fever management in young children (0-5 years) / Karen Moyse -- Health promotion in young children's minor illnesses / Karen Moyse -- Health promotion in minor injuries / Karen Moyse and Chrissie Bousfield -- Health promotion for pre- and postoperative care / Julie Spice and Annette Dearmun -- Surgical wound healing and health promotion / Elaine Salmons -- Planning hospital discharge / Jane Houghton -- Asthma management / Annie Wing -- Managing children's skin conditions / Elizabeth Barrett -- Health promotion for children/young people with cancer / Louise Soanes -- Constipation / Ali Wright -- Health promotion in childhood diabetes / Helen Thornton -- Children/young people with disabilities and complex health care needs / Sarah V. Wilcock -- Medicines management / Roger Kirkbride -- Pain management / Elizabeth Bruce -- Baby massage and baby yoga / Karen Moyse, Helen Surguy and Liz Whelan -- Health promotion course : living with babies / Helen Surguy and Karen Moyse -- Baby play / Jane Blenkinsop -- Baby club / Kate Hawksworth -- Positive parenting / Karen Moyse -- Promoting children's mental health : focus bullying / Karen Moyse -- Safeguarding children (health promotion) / Karen Moyse -- The health of children/young people in care / Cathy Sheehan -- Health promotion course : living with teenagers / Joanna Livingstone -- Promoting sexual health to young people / Barbara Richardson-Todd -- Preventing and managing substance misuse / P.C. John Graham [and others] -- Smoking cessation / Roger Kirkbride -- Evaluating health promotion / Karen Moyse -- Health promotion in context / Vicky Grayson -- National perspectives / Carolyn Neill [and others].

Promoting the health and wellbeing of children and young people is a vital part of every child nurse's role. Promoting Health in Children and Young People provides practical guidance on everyday health issues such as preventing obesity, dental health, skin care and prevention of diseases and infections. It explores best practice for nursing children with chronic illnesses such as asthma, cancer, diabetes and disabilities, and gives guidance on promoting the health of adolescents looking at issues of sexual health, smoking, drugs and alcohol. Each chapter discusses key health promotion messages.

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Karen Moyse is a Sure Start Community Children's Nurse, a Health Visitor and formerly a Lecturer in Children's Nursing and Community Children's Nursing at Nottingham University

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