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Community and public health nursing : evidence for practice / Gail A. Harkness, Rosanna F. DeMarco.

Author/creator Harkness, Gail A. author.
Other author/creatorDeMarco, Rosanna F. author.
Format Book and Print
EditionSecond edition.
Publication Info Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer, [2016]
Descriptionxvii, 558 pages ; 28 cm
Contents Pt. 1. The Context of Public Health Nursing -- Public Health Nursing: Present, Past, and Future -- Public Health Systems -- Health Policy, Politics, and Reform -- Health and the Global Environment -- Pt. 2. Evidence-Based Practice and Population Health -- Frameworks for Health Promotion, Disease Prevention, and Risk Reduction -- Epidemiology: The Study of Prevention -- Describing Health Conditions: Understanding and Using Rates -- Gathering Evidence for Public Health Practice -- Pt. 3. Implementing Nursing Practice in Community Settings -- Planning for Community Change -- Cultural Diversity and Values -- Community Assessment -- Care Management, Case Management, and Home Healthcare -- Family Assessment -- Pt. 4. Challenges in Community and Public Health Nursing -- Risk of Infectious and Communicable Diseases -- Emerging Infectious Diseases -- Violence and Abuse -- Substance Abuse -- Undeserved Populations -- Environmental Health -- Community Preparedness: Disaster and Terrorism -- Pt. 5. Specialty Practice -- Community Mental Health -- School Health -- Faith-Oriented Communities and Health Ministries in Faith Communities -- Palliative and End-of-Life Care -- Occupational Health Nursing --
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2014045143
ISBN9781451191318 (alk. paper)
ISBN1451191316 (alk. paper)

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