Chapter 16. Surgical Wound Healing and Health Promotion

  1. Karen Moyse MSc, BSc, RGN, RSCN, RHV, PGDAE (Hons) Psychology Independent Nurse Prescriber Visitor Lecturer
  1. Elaine Salmons BSc (Hons), RGN, RSCN senior specialist member

Published Online: 14 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444322644.ch16

Promoting Health in Children and Young People: The Role of the Nurse

Promoting Health in Children and Young People: The Role of the Nurse

How to Cite

Salmons, E. (2009) Surgical Wound Healing and Health Promotion, in Promoting Health in Children and Young People: The Role of the Nurse (ed K. Moyse), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444322644.ch16

Editor Information

  1. Health at Nottingham University, UK

Author Information

  1. University Hospital Nottingham, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 DEC 2009
  2. Published Print: 27 MAR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405158008

Online ISBN: 9781444322644

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Keywords:

  • Children's care in hospital;
  • Preoperative preparation;
  • Prevention of infection;
  • Teaching wound care;
  • Preparation for discharge;
  • Discharge information;
  • community children's nurse (CCN)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Preoperative preparation

  • Pain relief

  • Prevention of infection

  • Teaching wound care

  • Preparation for discharge

  • Conclusion

  • References