Summary: The underlying theme of Maternity & Women's Health Care, 8e is how to take care of a woman of childbearing age in today's society. The book is designed to meet the needs of today's students through a clear, readable writing style and a more focused content presentation. Content carefully integrates the importance of understanding family, culture, and health promotion into the continuum of care. Maternity & Women's Health Care has the most comprehensive covera
ge of maternal, newborn, and women's health nursing care than any other text on the market.
Summary: The underlying theme of Maternity & Women's Health Care, 8e is how to take care of a woman of childbearing age in today's society. The book is designed to meet the needs of today's students through a clear, readable writing style and a more focused content presentation. Content carefully integrates the importance of understanding family, culture, and health promotion into the continuum of care. Maternity & Women's Health Care has the most comprehensive coverage of maternal, newborn, and women's health nursing care than any other text on the market. ...show less
Edition/Copyright:8TH 04 Cover: Hardback Publisher:C.V. Mosby Co. Year Published: 2004 International: No
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UNIT 1 Introduction to Maternity & Women's Health Care
1. Contemporary Issues in Maternity & Women's Health Care 2. Community Care: The Family and Culture 3. Genetics 4. Alternative & Complementary Therapies
UNIT 2 Women's Health
5. Assessment & Health Promotion 6. Violence Against Women 7. Reproductive System Concerns 8. Sexually Transmitted and Other Infections 9. Contraception and Abortion 10. Infertility 11. Problems of the Breast 12. Structural Disorders and Neoplasms of the Reproductive System
UNIT 3 Pregnancy
13. Conception and Fetal Development 14. Anatomy and Physiology of Pregnancy 15. Maternal and Fetal Nutrition 16. Nursing Care During Pregnancy 17. Childbirth and Perinatal Education
UNIT 4 Childbirth
18. Labor and Birth Processes 19. Management of Discomfort 20. Fetal Assessment During Labor 21. Nursing Care During Labor
UNIT 5 Postpartum
22. Postpartum Physiology 23. Nursing Care of the Postpartum Woman 24. Transition to Parenthood
UNIT 6 The Newborn
25. Physiologic and Behavioral Adaptations of the Newborn 26. Nursing Care of the Newborn 27. Newborn Nutrition and Feeding 28. NEW! Care of the Newborn at Home
UNIT 7 Complications of Pregnancy
29. Assessment for Risk Factors 30. Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy 31. Antepartal Hemorrhagic Disorders 32. Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders 33. Medical-Surgical Problems in Pregnancy 34. Obstetric Critical Care 35. Mental Health Disorders and Substance Abuse 36. Labor and Birth Complications 37. Postpartum Complications
UNIT 8 Newborn Complications
38. Acquired Problems of the Newborn 39. Hemolytic Disorders and Congenital Anomalies 40. Nursing Care of the High Risk Newborn 41. Grieving the Loss of a Newborn
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