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Written and edited by leading pediatric and family nurse researchers, this book provides a synthesis of the research literature in nursing and health promotion of children, pediatric acute and chronic conditions, and children and families in the health care system.Children and Families in Health and Illness will prove an excellent shelf reference for researchers and a thought-provoking read for advanced-level practitioner in child or family nursing.
Chapter 2: Integrative Review of Assessment Models for Health Promotion of Children and Their Families
Integrative Review of Assessment Models for Health Promotion of Children and Their Families
This chapter reviews the recent nursing literature on assessment of children and families for health promotion and presents the state of the art in literature on health promotion. Literature in MEDLINE and CINHAL from 1989 through June 1996 was searched using the following key words: health promotion, primary care, children, adolescents, models of care, nursing, and assessment. To be sure that no relevant studies were omitted from the review, a hand search of prominent nursing journals was also conducted, among them Advances in Nursing Science, Image, Issues in Comprehensive Pediatric Nursing, Journal of Pediatric Health Care, Journal of Pediatric Nursing, ...