Rita Hammer, PhD, RN, BC, Quinnipiac University, School of Nursing, Hamden, Connecticut
Barbara Moynihan, PhD, APRN, BC, AFN, Quinnipiac University, School of Nursing, Hamden, Connecticut
Elaine M. Pagliaro, MS, JD, Connecticut Forensic Science Laboratory, Connecticut
ISBN-13: 9780763792008 | © 2013
Will Publish: 11/15/2011
“...brings together in one volume many of the field’s most accomplished experts. I am certain that this textbook will serve as an invaluable resource for the entire forensic examiner community and help shape a new generation of forensic nurses.” - Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President, United States
Interdisciplinary and holistic in approach, Forensic Nursing: A Handbook for Practice, Second Edition emphasizes collaborative practice and skill in caring for victims of violence and disaster. Focusing on how specific topics relate to forensic nursing, it examines human trafficking, sexual predators targeting children through the Internet, and elder abuse. Additionally, it explores workplace violence, cyber-bullying, and new developments in the field of biological evidence and DNA analysis.