Primary Care of the Child with a Chronic Condition, 5th Edition

Primary Care of the Child with a Chronic Condition

5th Edition

By Patricia Jackson Allen, RN, MS, PNP, FAAN, Professor, Director Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Specialty, Yale School of Nursing, New Haven, CT; Clinical Professor, Director, Advanced Practice Pediatric Nursing Program, Department of Family Health Care Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA; Judith A. Vessey, RN, PhD, MBA, DPNP, FAAN, Lelia Holden Carroll Endowed Professor of Nursing, Boston College of Nursing, Chestnut Hill, MA and Naomi Schapiro


Part One: Concepts in Primary Pediatric Care

1. The Primary Care Provider and Children with Chronic Conditions

2. Chronic Conditions and Child Development

3. School and the Child with a Chronic Condition

4. Transitions to Adulthood

5. Chronic Conditions and the Family

6. Family Culture and Chronic Conditions

7. Ethics and the Child with a Chronic Condition

8. Financing Health Care for Children with Chronic Conditions

9. Systems of Care for Children with Chronic Conditions


Part Two: Chronic Conditions

10. Allergies

11. Asthma

12. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

13. Autism

14. Bleeding Disorders

15. Bone Marrow Transplantation

16. Cancer

17. Celiac Disease-NEW!

18. Cerebral Palsy

19. Cleft Lip and Palate

20. Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia

21. Congenital Heart Disease

22. Cystic Fibrosis

23. Diabetes Mellitus (Types 1 and 2)

24. Down Syndrome

25. Eating Disorders-NEW!

26. Epilepsy

27. Fragile X Syndrome

28. HIV Infection and AIDS

29. Hydrocephalus

30. Inflammatory Bowel Disease

31. Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis

32. Kidney Disease, Chronic

33. Mood Disorders

34. Muscular Dystrophy-NEW!

35. Myelodysplasia

36. Obesity-NEW!

37. Organ Transplantation

38. Phenylketonuria

39. Prematurity

40. Sickle Cell Disease

41. Tourette Syndrome and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

42. Traumatic Brain Injury