Chiocca has published more than 25 journal articles and book chapters, and is also a peer reviewer for the journal Neonatal Network. The text presents nearly 300 photos and helpful tables and boxes depicting a variety of commonly encountered pediatric physical findings, and sample medical record documentation in each chapter.
Advanced Pediatric Assessment, Second Edition - She is certified in neonatal intensive care nursing and as a pediatric nurse practitioner. She is currently pursuing a PhD in nursing. Chiocca, rnc-nic, msn, cpnp, apn, is a clinical assistant professor in the School of Nursing at DePaul University. Chiocca also continues clinical practice as a pediatric nurse practitioner at a community clinic in Chicago.
Ms. Her research focuses on how various forms of violence affect children's health. Chiocca's clinical specialty is the nursing of children.
Study Guide to Accompany Advanced Pediatric Assessment, Second Edition: A Case Study and Critical Thinking ReviewSpringer Publishing Company - Her research focuses on how various forms of violence affect children's health. Exercises feature numbered anatomic sketches on which students label anatomy parts. This companion study guide to advanced pediatric Assessment, Second Edition incorporates case studies, certification-style review questions, and anatomic labeling exercises to enhance and reinforce the specialized learning experience of nurse practitioner students.
Xavier University. Chiocca's clinical specialty is the nursing of children. She is certified in neonatal intensive care nursing and as a pediatric nurse practitioner. She is currently pursuing a PhD in nursing. She received a master of science degree in nursing and a postmaster nurse practitioner certificate from Loyola University, Chicago, and a bachelor of science degree in nursing from St.
Study Guide to Accompany Advanced Pediatric Assessment, Second Edition: A Case Study and Critical Thinking Review - In addition to teaching at DePaul, Ms. Chiocca also continues clinical practice as a pediatric nurse practitioner at a community clinic in Chicago. The chapters also present certification exam style multiple-choice questions and answers, and blank sample documentation to show examples of subjective and objective findings that are necessary to record.
. The only study guide to focus specifically on the assessment of infants and children. Ms.
Pediatric Primary CareSaunders - Key topics include developmental theory, issues of daily living, the health status of children today, and diversity and cultural considerations. This sixth edition also features a wealth of new content and updates ― such as a new chapter on pediatric pharmacology, updated coverage of the impact of the Affordable Care Act, new QSEN integration, full-color design and illustrations, a refocused chapter on practice management, and more ― to keep readers up to date on the latest issues affecting practice today.
Comprehensive content provides a complete foundation in the primary care of children from the unique perspective of the Nurse Practitioner and covers the full spectrum of health conditions seen in the primary care of children, emphasizing both prevention and management. In-depth guidance on assessing and managing pediatric health problems covers patients from infancy through adolescence.
Pediatric Primary Care - Four-part organization includes 1 an introductory unit on the foundations of global pediatric health, child and family health assessment, and cultural perspectives for pediatric primary care; 2 a unit on managing child development; 3 a unit on health promotion and management; and 4 a unit on disease management.
Content devoted to issues of daily living covers issues that are a part of every child's growth ― such as nutrition and toilet training ― that could lead to health problems unless appropriate education and guidance are given. Algorithms are used throughout the book to provide a concise overview of the evaluation and management of common disorders.
Resources for providers and families are also included throughout the text for further information. Expert editor team well is well-versed in the scope of practice and knowledge base of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners PNPs and Family Nurse Practitioners FNPs.
Bright Futures: Guidelines Pocket GuideAmerican Academy of Pediatrics - Also included in the appendices are developmental Milestones at a Glance chart, Recommended Medical Screenings chart for infancy through adolescence, Sexual Maturity Ratings scale, and much more! Pediatric Primary Care. It's the quick reference tool and training resource for busy health professionals. Includes every visit from birth through age 21.
All the essentials of the Bright Futures health supervision visits in an easy-to-access format.
CURRENT Diagnosis and Treatment Pediatrics, Twenty-Third Edition LangeMcGraw-Hill Education / Medical - The most practical, substance abuse, differential diagnosis, residents, such as acute and critical care procedures, and other health care providers who work with infants, authoritative overviews of important pediatric health concerns, differential diagnosis, well-referenced guide to the diagnosis and treatment of the medical problems of children – from birth to adolescence a doody's core title for 2017!· organized by general topics and by organ systems· Provides concise, children, and PrognosisEssential for pediatricians, Clinical Findings, family practitioners, Treatment, psychiatric disorders, child abuse, nurses and nurse practitioners, critical care, and developmental disorders· Complete with valuable guide to normal laboratory values LANGEEmphasizes the clinical aspects of pediatric care while also covering important underlying principlesPresented in the time-saving LANGE CURRENT style: Problem, most notably chapters devoted to immunizations, drug dosages, immunization schedules, physician assistants, endocrinology, anti-infective agents, and emergencies and injuries· Thoroughly revised to reflect the latest research findings and practice updates, up-to-date, evidence-based information on the wide range of pediatric medical conditions most often encountered in daily clinical practice· Includes detailed descriptions of diseases as well as diagnostic and therapeutic procedures· Delivers succinct, and HIV· Complemented by a wealth of tables and figures that provide quick access to important information, oral medicine and dentistry, Essentials of Diagnosis, neurologic and muscular disorders, such as childhood nutrition and eating disorders, and adolescentsWritten by experienced pediatricians – this edition includes 19 NEW AUTHORS Pediatric Primary Care.
Bright Futures: Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and AdolescentsAmerican Academy of Pediatrics - Incorporates evidence-driven recommendations. Includes three new health promotion themes: -promoting lifelong health for families and communities -promoting health for children and youth with special health care needs -promoting the healthy and safe use of social media·includes new screen time recommendations·provides greater focus on lifelong physical and mental health -Weaves social determinants of health throughout the Visits, and systems-oriented principles, Dyslipidemia blood screening·Includes updates to several Adolescent screenings With Bright Futures, health care professionals can accomplish 4 tasks in 18 minutes! ·Disease detection ·Disease prevention ·Health promotion ·Anticipatory guidance What is Bright Futures? ·A set of theory-based, Fluoride varnish, allowing health care professionals to consider social factors like food insecurity, violence, Safe sleep, evidence-driven, strategies, and drug use that may affect a child’s and family’s health -Features updated Milestones of Development and Developmental Surveillance questions·Provides new clinical content that informs health care professionals about the latest recommendations and provides guidance on how to implement them in practice: -Maternal depression screening, Iron supplementation in breast fed infants, and tools that health care professionals can use to improve the health and well-being of children through culturally appropriate interventions.
Bright futures addresses the current and emerging health promotion needs of families, communities, health systems, clinical practices, and policymakers. Bright futures is the health promotion and disease prevention part of the patient-centered medical home. The bright futures Guidelines are the blueprint for health supervision visits for all children.
Bright Futures: Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and Adolescents - American Academy of Pediatrics. Who can use bright futures? ·child health professionals and practice staff who directly provide primary care ·Parents and youth who participate in well-child visits ·Public Health Professionals ·Policymakers ·Pediatric Educators ·MD Residents Pediatric Primary Care.
Pediatric Physical Examination: An Illustrated HandbookMosby - For infants and young children, duderstadt uses the quiet-to-active approach favored by pediatric experts and considered more effective for this age-group than the traditional head-to-toe approach used for adults. This pediatric assessment approach, which starts with listening and moves on to touching, yields the best results in this age group.
Convenient spiral binding lets you lay the book flat or fold it back for easy visualization and quick reference in clinical settings. New! completely new newborn Assessment chapter equips you to provide comprehensive assessment of newborn patients. Updated! expanded coverage of skin conditions equips you to effectively assess the common pediatric skin conditions that you will encounter in day-to-day practice.
Pediatric Physical Examination: An Illustrated Handbook - New and unique! red flag feature alerts you to recognize such issues as trauma, neglect, health issues related to conflict-related geographic displacement, and other high-priority health issues that practitioners encounter e. G. Croup, developmental delay. Unique! interprofessional collaboration feature promotes engagement with other healthcare and non-healthcare professionals, physicians, Physical Therapists, such as Occupational Therapists, counselors, medical specialists, or other professional resources.
New! updated content throughout, including the latest coverage of gender considerations, autism spectrum disorder screening, and electronic documentation charting via the EHR. Body system chapters begin with fetal development and take you through the key developmental stages of childhood. Richly illustrated in full color to help facilitate learning, with more than 300 photos and drawings that familiarize you with assessment techniques and common assessment findings.
Women's Gynecologic HealthJones & Bartlett Learning - Jones Bartlett Publishers. American Academy of Pediatrics. Women's gynecologic health, comprehensive, Third Edition is a trusted, and evidence-based text that presents women's gynecologic health from a woman-centered and holistic viewpoint. Pediatric Primary Care. Thoughtfully updated and revised, queer, it features expanded content on often underrepresented populations and topics, such as caring for lesbian, bisexual, intimate partner violence, and gender non-conforming individuals, transgender, and sexual assault.
Encompassing both health promotion and management of gynecologic conditions, it provides clinicians and students with a strong foundation in gynecologic care and the knowledge necessary to apply it in clinical practice. With an emphasis on the importance of respecting the normalcy of female physiology, it is an essential reference for all women's healthcare providers.
Women's Gynecologic Health - The third edition includes four new chapters on prenatal and postpartum care, including anatomy and physiologic adaptations of normal pregnancy, diagnosis of pregnancy and overview of prenatal care, common complications of pregnancy, and postpartum care.
The Harriet Lane Handbook: Mobile Medicine SeriesElsevier - Expanded coverage of pediatric procedures, including more ultrasound and ultrasound-guided procedures online. Written "by residents, lauren kahl, for residents" and reviewed by expert faculty at The Johns Hopkins Hospital, MD and Helen K. Updated and expanded content, as well as increased online coverage, keeps you fully current with new guidelines, practice parameters, and more.
Easy to use, concise, and complete, this is the essential manual for all health care professionals who treat children. Trusted by generations of residents and practitioners, offering fast, accurate information on pediatric diagnosis and treatment. Hughes, md, the harriet lane handbook, 21st Edition, MPH, remains your #1 source of pediatric point-of-care clinical information.
The trusted and comprehensive Pediatric Drug Formulary updated by Carlton K. Modified outline format ensures you’ll find information quickly and easily, even in the most demanding circumstances. Lee, mph, pharmd, provides the latest in pharmacologic treatment of pediatric patients. Pediatric Primary Care.
The Harriet Lane Handbook: Mobile Medicine Series - American Academy of Pediatrics. Updated and expanded content includes relevant laboratory workup for genetic conditions; sexually transmitted infections and pelvic inflammatory disease; nail disorders and disorders of pigmentation; treatment of acne; and fever of unknown origin, lymphadenopathy, and viral infections.
Zitelli and Davis' Atlas of Pediatric Physical DiagnosisElsevier - This enhanced ebook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices. Includes over 20 clinical videos online, and immune deficiencies Contains a new chapter on vascular anomalies, Lyme disease, food allergies, coagulation disorders, congenital infections, as well as new coverage of urinary tract infections, vesicoureteral reflux management, with detailed descriptions of vascular malformations and new medical co-management approaches.
Mcintire, and Andrew J. Extensive revisions throughout bring this encyclopedic resource fully up to date, helping you hone your visual examination skills and improve your diagnostic accuracy. Features more than 2, laboratory tests, 500 color photographs supplemented by explanatory text, and imaging. American Academy of Pediatrics.
Zitelli and Davis' Atlas of Pediatric Physical Diagnosis - Pediatric Primary Care. Basil J. Jones Bartlett Publishers. Through six bestselling editions, Zitelli and Davis' Atlas of Pediatric Physical Diagnosis, by Drs. Nowalk, has been the gold standard atlas of pediatric diagnosis for residents and physicians. Emphasizes pertinent historical factors, examination techniques, visual findings, and diagnostic methods.
Pediatric Primary Care: Practice Guidelines for NursesJones & Bartlett Learning - The first section covers well-child care and includes new patient intake with a family, well-child visits, and normal growth and development. Used Like New. It is organized by body system and presents common medical conditions, treatment, complications, diagnosis, and patient/family education. The second section covers common childhood disorders in each system of the body.
Instructions for gathering medical history information are also included. American Academy of Pediatrics. Written by practicing experts, this text is intended for advanced practice nursing students as a quick reference guide once they enter clinical practice. Jones Bartlett Publishers. To manage initial and follow-up visits, the Fourth Edition features templates for gathering first visit history, as well as a template to record new information since the last visit.
Pediatric Primary Care: Practice Guidelines for Nurses - New to the fourth edition:• updated pediatric practice guidelines• coverage of concussions and guidelines for safe return to activities • Additional content related to screening for child abuse • Images reflecting common childhood dermatological conditions • Links to the current immunization schedule from the CDC and STI diagnosis and treatment • Updated case studies Pediatric Primary Care.
The fourth Edition is divided into two sections. Pediatric primary care: practice guidelines for Nurses, Fourth Edition is a comprehensive resource for well-child management and acute care management of childhood illnesses in a primary care setting.