Chapter 16. Perioperative Paediatric Care in Reconstructive Plastic Surgical Nursing

  1. Jill E. Storch RN, RM, BEd, MEd St, MRCNA1 and
  2. Jan Rice RN, Plas Surg Cert.2

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470774656.ch16

Reconstructive Plastic Surgical Nursing: Clinical Management and Wound Care

Reconstructive Plastic Surgical Nursing: Clinical Management and Wound Care

How to Cite

Storch, J. E. and Rice, J. (2005) Perioperative Paediatric Care in Reconstructive Plastic Surgical Nursing, in Reconstructive Plastic Surgical Nursing: Clinical Management and Wound Care, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470774656.ch16

Author Information

  1. 1

    Research Associate (Nursing) to Professor GI Taylor, AO Reconstructive Plastic Surgery Research Unit, University of Melbourne, Australia

  2. 2

    Manager, Education and Clinical Services, Wound Foundation of Australia, Department of Pharmacy/Melbourne, University Melbourne, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 9 SEP 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405101653

Online ISBN: 9780470774656

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Keywords:

  • paediatric care;
  • pathophysiology;
  • respiratory system;
  • nursing management;
  • children

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Background

  • Psychosocial Development

  • Anaesthetic Risk Management Issues

  • Preoperative Assessment of the Child — Elective Surgery

  • Addressing Nursing Co-Morbidity, Clinical Nursing Risk Management and Nursing Outcomes

  • Risk Management Issues in Intraoperative Paediatric Management

  • Special Issues Relating to Children in the Postoperative Phase

  • Anaesthesia and Primary Postoperative Dressings in Children

  • Summary

  • References

  • Recommended Websites