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Maternal - Newborn Nursing - Text Only

Maternal - Newborn Nursing - Text Only - 7th edition

Cover of Maternal - Newborn Nursing - Text Only 7TH 04 (ISBN -)

Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 7TH 04
Copyright: 2004
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.
Published: 2004
International: No

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Maternal - Newborn Nursing - Text Only - 7TH 04 edition

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Sally Olds, Marcia London, Patricia Ladewig and Davidson


Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 7TH 04
Copyright: 2004
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.
Published: 2004
International: No
Summary

For use as a core text for Maternity Nursing courses.

Nurses working with childbearing families face a variety new challenges, including shortened lengths of hospital stay, the trend toward greater use of community-based and home care, and downsizing and mergers of health-care systems. The Seventh Edition of this popular text continues to emphasize the central role played by maternity nurses working with today's childbearing families, but also includes a global perspective, covering culture as a factor in relating to the woman's childbirth experience.

Table of Contents

I. CONTEMPORARY MATERNAL NEWBORN NURSING.

1. Current Issues in Maternal Newborn Nursing.
2. Care of the Family in a Culturally Diverse Society.
3. Complementary and Alternative Therapies in Maternal Newborn Care.

II. WOMEN'S HEALTH.

4. Women's Health Across the Lifespan.
5. Women's Health: Family Planning.
6. Women's Health: Commonly Occurring Infections.
7. Women's Health: Common Gynecologic Problems.
8. Women's Care: Social Issues.
9. Violence Against Women.

III. HUMAN REPRODUCTION.

10. The Reproductive System.
11. Conception and Fetal Development.
12. Special Reproductive Problems.

IV. PREGNANCY.

13. Preparation for Parenthood.
14. Physical and Psychologic Changes in Pregnancy.
15. Antepartal Nursing Assessment.
16. The Expectant Family: Needs and Care.
17. Adolescent Pregnancy.
18. Maternal Nutrition.
19. Pregnancy at Risk: Pregestational Problems.
20. Pregnancy at Risk: Gestational Onset.
21. Assessment of Fetal Well-Being.

V. BIRTH.

22. Processes and Stages of Labor and Birth.
23. Intrapartal Nursing Assessment.
24. The Family in Childbirth: Needs and Care.
25. Pain Management During Birth.
26. Childbirth at Risk.
27. Birth-Related Procedures.

VI. THE NEWBORN.

28. Physiologic Responses of the Newborn to Birth.
29. Nursing Assessment of the Newborn.
30. The Normal Newborn: Needs and Care.
31. Newborn Nutrition.
32. The Newborn at Risk: Conditions Present at Birth.
33. The Newborn at Risk: Birth-Related Stressors.

VII. POSTPARTUM.

34. Postpartal Adaptation and Nursing Assessment.
35. The Postpartal Family: Needs and Care.
36. Home Care of the Postpartal Family.
37. The Postpartal Family at Risk.