Current Content
Volume 34, Number 4
July/August 2008


Children’s Views of Their Adaptation to Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus

Kim Siarkowski Amer

Continuing Nursing Education

Parental Satisfaction with Nurses’ Communication
And Pain Management in a Pediatric Unit

Susan S. Hong, Susan O. Murphy, and Phyllis M. Connolly

Nurse Characteristics and Inferences
About Children’s Pain

Ruth A. Griffin, Denise F. Polit, and Mary W. Byrne

Continuing Nursing Education Series Posttest

Does Your Facility Have a Pediatric Sedation Team? If Not, Why Not?
Carrie L. Davis


From the Editor
Mentoring for Leadership Tomorrow:
Planning for Succession Today   
Veronica D. Feeg

Pediatric Nursing
Guidelines for Authors

Primary Care Approaches
A Nurse Practitioner’s Guide to the Management
Of Herpes Simplex Virus-1 in Children
Janel M. Drugge and Patricia Jackson Allen

Pediatric Ethics, Issues, & Commentary
Ethical Perspectives of Children’s Assent
For Research Participation: Deontology and Utilitarianism
Pam Pieper

Updates & Kidbits
Gambling: Normal Adolescent Activity
Or Pathologic Addiction?
Janice Selekman

Environmental Health Hot Topics
Nurses’ Role in Children’s Environmental
Health Protection
Barbara Sattler and Allison Del Bene Davis

Highlights from Pediatric Nursing’s
24th Annual Conference

Evidence-Based Practice
The Evidence on How to Best Treat Sunburn in Children:
A Common Treatment Dilemma
Victoria Land and Leigh Small

Plan Now to Attend!

Pediatric Nursing’s
25th Anniversary Conference
June 25-28, 2009 • Orlando, FL