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Public Health Nursing: Practicing Population-Based Care

edited by Marie Truglio-Londrigan, Sandra B. Lewenson
Format
Book
Published
Burlington, MA : Jones & Bartlett Learning, [2013]
Edition
2nd ed
Language
English
ISBN
9781449683580, 1449683584, 9781449646608, 1449646603
Contents
  • What is public health and public health nursing?
  • Public health nursing in the United States : a history
  • Assessment : using the public health nursing assessment tool
  • Fundamentals of epidemiology and social epidemiology
  • Evidence-based practice from a public health perspective
  • Informatics in public health nursing
  • Considerations of culture in the health of the public
  • Health care policy and politics : the risk and rewards for public health nurses
  • Hitting the pavement : intervention of case finding
  • Running the show : referral and follow-up, case management, and delegated functions
  • Working it out : consultation, counseling, and health teaching
  • Working together : collaboration, coalition building, and community organizing
  • Getting the word out : advocacy, social marketing, and policy development and enforcement
  • Protecting, sustaining, and empowering : a historical perspective on the control of epidemics
  • Historical highlights in disaster nursing
  • Emergency preparedness in the 21st century : two post 9/11 case studies
  • Nursing education and public health nursing
  • Epilogue : a conversation about primary health care.
Description
xxix, 435 pages : illustrations, tabs., figs., boxes ; 23 cm
Notes
  • Includes access code to online course.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local Notes
HEALTH SCIENCES: CLASS RESERVES NUCO 4450 [E. Friberg]
HEALTH SCIENCES: UVA contriburor: Arlene Keeling, (Ch. 15: Historical highlights in disaster nursing).
HEALTH SCIENCES: Purchased with support from the John D. & Phyllis S. Harrah Library Fund.
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