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Author Clark, Mary Jo Dummer.

Title Nursing in the community : dimensions of community health nursing / Mary Jo Clark
Edition Third edition
Published Stamford, Conn. : Appleton & Lange, [1998]


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Description xxvii, 1103 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm + 1 computer disk (3 1/2 in.)
Contents Unit I. The Community Health Nursing Context. 1. The Community Context. 2. The Historical Context. 3. The Health Care Context. 4. Community Health Nursing. 5. The Dimensions Model of Community Health Nursing. 6. Other Models for Community Health Nursing -- Unit II. The Process Dimension in Community Health Nursing. 7. The Nursing Process. 8. The Epidemiologic Process. 9. The Health Education Process. 10. The Home Visit Process and Home Health Nursing. 11. The Case Management Process. 12. The Change, Leadership, and Group Processes. 13. The Political Process / Elizabeth Harper Smith -- Unit III. Influences on Community Health. 14. Economic Influences on Community Health. 15. Ethical Influences on Community Health. 16. Cultural Influences on Community Health. 17. Environmental Influences on Community Health -- Unit IV. Care of Clients. 18. Care of the Family Client / Patricia Caudle. 19. Care of the Community or Target Group. 20. Care of Children
21. Care of Women / Patricia Caudle and Susan Chen. 22. Care of Men. 23. Care of Older Clients. 24. Care of Homeless Clients -- Unit V. The Dimensions Model in Specialized Settings. 25. Care of Clients in the School Setting. 26. Care of Clients in the Work Setting. 27. Care of Clients in Rural Settings / Charlene M. Hanson. 28. Care of Clients in Correctional Settings. 29. Care of Clients in Disaster Settings -- Unit VI. The Dimensions Model and Selected Community Health Problems. 30. Communicable Diseases. 31. Chronic Physical Health Problems. 32. Chronic Mental Health Problems: Schizophrenia and Mood Disorders. 33. Substance Abuse. 34. Violence
Notes 2001 media edition includes free student CD-Rom & companion website
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes System requirements for computer disk: IBM PC or compatible; Windows 95
Subject Community health nursing.
Community Health Nursing.
LC no. 98017066
ISBN 0838569846 (backcover)