The latest edition of this popular text retains the easy-to-read, clear writing style and organization that has made it successful, while integrating cutting edge information and updating existing content. THOMPSON'S PEDIATRIC NURSING is organized by developmental stages. It offers a number of useful tools that help students retain the fundamental concepts of pediatric nursing, such as Nursing Briefs, Communication Alert boxes, Community Cues, Data Cues, Nursing Care Plans, and Procedures. References and Suggested Readings have been updated throughout to encourage students to further research topics.Saunders, W. B. Publishing Staff is the author of 'Thompson's Pediatric Nursing: An Introductory Text', published 2000 under ISBN 9780721690483 and ISBN 0721690483.