Current Content
Volume 35, Number 1
January/February 2009


Continuing Nursing Education

Comparing Three Methods of Assessing Peripheral
Perfusion in Critically Ill Children

Debra A. Ridling and Leah Kroon

Nasogastric Tube Placement Verification
In Pediatric and Neonatal Patients

Michele Farrington, Sheryl Lang, Laura Cullen, and Stephanie Stewart

Continuing Nursing Education Series Posttest

Everybody Needs a Break! Responses to a Playgarden Survey
Joan Turner, Jessica Fralic, Krista Newman-Bennett, and Linda Skinner

Spirituality in Well and Ill Adolescents and Their Parents:
The Use of Two Assessment Scales

Daniel Rubin, Melissa Dodd, Neelam Desai, Bradley Pollock, and John Graham-Pole

Factors Influencing the Onset of Childhood Obsessive
Compulsive Disorder

Tina M. D'Alessandro


From the Editor
SCHIP — Leading Off the 2009 Health Care Legislation
Veronica D. Feeg

Family Matters
Advising Families on AD/HD: A Multimodal Approach
Lise Becker, Kara Goobic, and Susy Thomas

Primary Care Approaches
Tinea Capitis: Diagnostic Criteria and Treatment Options
Mikki Meadows-Oliver

Pediatric Ethics, Issues, & Commentary
Nebraska Safe Haven Laws: A Feminist Historical Analysis
Lauren Coodley

NEW! To Question: Leading Us to the Answer
Administration of Hypotonic Solutions vs. Isotonic Solutions In Hospitalized Children
Cindy Smith Greenberg and Vicky R. Bowden

Pediatric Management Problems
Short Stature in a 6-Year-Old Female
Tina Simpson

Implementing Evidence-Based Treatment Plans:
One Health System's Experience to Standardize Order Sets

Anita Herring

Plan Now to Attend!

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