UTS

Semester 2, 2016


92319 Family and Children Nursing

20 pages

4,852 words

$29.00

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Description

Week 1:
- Contemporary Australian Families
- Consent Laws
- Child Maltreatment
- Mandatory report in ward

Week 2:
- Safe sleeping practices+ SIDS
- Stages of pregnancy
- Foetal circulation
- Assessment and care & Infant of birth
- Nutrition Lecture notes

Week 3:
- Growth Assessment
- Interpreting child growth & Growth charts
- Primitive reflexes newborn
- Definitions of fine/gross motor skills

Week 4:
- Structured Assessment Methods
- Anatomical/physiological differences of respiratory/circulatory systems and Mechanisms of Injury
- Bronchiolitis

Week 5:
- Body Surface Area: Mass Ratio
- Metabolic differences and Thermoregulation
- Total Body Water (TBW) – influence on IV requirements/types of fluid used
- Glucose Maintenance – how this influences types of IV fluids used
- Skeletal Differences
- Pain Assessment Charts used in children
- Gastroenteritis

Week 6:
- Asthma Medication Devices
- Asthma treatment + interventions