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The epidemiologic triangle contains what 3 factors?
What prevention level focuses on health promotion and prevention of disease or injury?
EX: Safety programs, well-child clinics, sanitation measures, immunizations
What prevention level focuses on screening and early diagnosis of disease?
EX: isolation, TB screenings
What prevention level focuses on interventions to opitimize function for children with disabilities or chronic disease?
EX: Asthma management, rehabilitation, special education programs
What influences affect a child's health?
What is the difference between the Ecological Model vs Resilience Model?
E - Children are influenced by the environment and the environment is influenced by the children
R - Ability to respond to events with healthy responses by having strength and support when dealing with crisis
Consanguineous vs Affinal family?
C - blood relationship
A - marital relationship
What is the definition of a family systems theory?
Family is a system that continually interacts with its members and environment
Crisis interventions that are used to help the family cope with a challenging event is what kind of theory?
Family Stress Theory
A nurse provides anticipatory guidance to prepare family members for transition to next the stage is what kind of theory?
What are the three parenting styles?
Authoritarian - controls behaviors unquestionably and establish rules with rigidity
Permissive - exert little to no control over their children. Tend to want their children to find their own way
Authoritative - combines both styles, directs behavior by explaining reasons for rules
Children most likely living in poverty are those below the age of ____
5 years old
What percentage of children make up the homeless population?
Children experiencing stress are more likely to develop what problems?
- Heart attacks
What are the leading causes of death in children over the age of 10?
- Motor vehicle crashes
- Unintentional injury
What should the nurse do if s/he suspects abuse?
Nurses are required by law to report and suspicious foul play. If they do not report, they become liable for the wellfare of the child.
Physical abuse vs physical neglect?
Abuse - maltreatment of another that causes pain or injury
Neglect - withholding or failure to provide necessary resources
Types of molestation:
Exh - indecent exposure by an adult to a child
Porn - arranging and photographing sexual acts involving a child
Pros - involving children in sexual acts for profit
Ped - preference of a child for sexual arousal
The fabrication of signs and symptoms of an illness in a healthy child is called?
Munchausen by Proxy
What are common causes of pediatric poisonings?
- Cleaning prodcuts
Is Ipecac recommended for suspected child poisonings?
No. It is not recommended especially in use by the family
Most common items ingested by a child:
- Toy parts