Pediatrics Unit 1

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Pediatrics Unit 1
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2012-01-17 01:00:05
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Unit One Pediatrics Study
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  1. Define as the branch of medicine that deals with the child's dvelopment and care and the diseases of children and their treatment.
    Pediatrics
  2. Recognizes the strength and the integrity of the family as the core of planning and implementing healthcare.
    Family-Centered
  3. The philosophy, goals, culture, and the ethnic practices of the family contribute to their ability to accept and maintain control over the healthcare of their family members.
    Empowerment
  4. Nurses role is to enter into a ____ with thefamily to achieve the goals of health for its members.
    Partnership
  5. Pediatric nurse plyas the role of a child ____.
    Advocate
  6. ____ intercedes or pleads on behalf of another.
    Advocate
  7. ____ may be required for the child's physical and emotional health & may include other family members.
    Advocacy
  8. The total number of cases in a particulr population at a particular point in time
    Prevalence
  9. The number of new cases in a particular population during a particular time interval.
    Incidence
  10. Irrespective of cause (caused by accident)
    Disability
  11. The stage of being being subject to death.
    Mortality
  12. The relative incidence of a particular disease.
    Morbidity
  13. The number of deaths during the first year or life per 1000 live births.
    Infant mortality
  14. Mortality death < 28 days of life.
    Neonatal
  15. Mortality 28 days to 11 months.
    Postneonatal

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