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Maternal-Child Nursing - With CD

Maternal-Child Nursing - With CD - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 978-1416058960

Cover of Maternal-Child Nursing - With CD 3RD 09 (ISBN 978-1416058960)
ISBN13: 978-1416058960
ISBN10: 1416058966

Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 3RD 09
Copyright: 2009
Publisher: W.B. Saunders Co.
Published: 2009
International: No

List price: $127.00

Maternal-Child Nursing - With CD - 3RD 09 edition

ISBN13: 978-1416058960

Emily Slone McKinney

ISBN13: 978-1416058960
ISBN10: 1416058966

Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 3RD 09
Copyright: 2009
Publisher: W.B. Saunders Co.
Published: 2009
International: No

Introducing the most current book on the market to discuss both the maternity and pediatrics portions of the RN curriculum. This single volume text offers consistent coverage on what information is needed to provide exceptional nursing care. Multi-authored by expert educators in both arenas, this text is not only an enjoyable informative read, but also a highly visual presentation teaching extremely practical content.

Author Bio

Emily Slone McKinney, MSN, RN, C, Baylor University Medical Center; Women and Children's Services Dallas, TX; Susan R. James, RN, PhD(c), Associate Professor of Nursing, Coordinator, Nursing of Infants and Children, Curry College, Milton, MA; Sharon Smith Murray, MSN, RN, C, Professor, Health Professions, Golden West College, Huntington Beach, CA; and Jean Ashwill, MSN, RN, Director of Continuing Nursing Education, University of Texas at Arlington School of Nursing, Arlington, TX

Table of Contents

Introduction To Maternal-Child Health Nursing
1 Foundations of Maternity and Child Health Nursing
2 The Nurse's Role in Maternity and Pediatric Nursing
3 The Childbearing and Child-Rearing Family
4 Health Promotion for the Developing Child
5 Health Promotion for the Infant
6 Health Promotion During Early Childhood
7 Health Promotion for the School-Age Child
8 Health Promotion for the Adolescent
9 Heredity and Environmental Influences on Development

Maternity Nursing Care
10 Management of Fertility and Infertility
11 Reproductive Anatomy and Physiology
12 Conception and Prenatal Development
13 Physiologic Adaptations to Pregnancy
14 Psychosocial Adaptations to Pregnancy
15 Nutrition for Childbearing
16 Prenatal Diagnostic Tests
17 Giving Birth
18 Intrapartum Fetal Surveillance
19 Pain Management for Childbirth
20 Nursing Care During Obstetric Procedures
21 Postpartum adaptations
22 The Normal Newborn: Adaptation and Assessment
23 The Normal Newborn: Nursing Care
24 Newborn Feeding
25 The Childbearing Family with Special Needs
26 The Pregnant Woman with Complications
27 The Woman with an Intrapartum Complication
28 The Woman with a Postpartum Complication
29 The High-Risk Newborn: Problems Related to Gestational Age and Development
30 The High-Risk Newborn: Acquired and Congenital Conditions
31 Women's Health Care

Pediatric Nursing Care
32 Communicating with Children and Families
33 Physical Assessment of Children
34 Emergency Care of the Child
35 The Ill Child in the Hospital and Other Care Settings
36 The Child with a Chronic Condition or Terminal Illness
37 Principles and Procedures for Nursing Care of Children
38 Medicating Infants and Children
39 Pain Management for Children
40 The Child with an Infectious Disease
41 The Child with an Immunologic Alteration
42 The Child with a Fluid and Electrolyte Alteration
43 The Child with a Gastrointestinal Alteration
44 The Child with a Genitourinary Alteration
45 The Child with a Respiratory Alteration
46 The Child with a Cardiovascular Alteration
47 The Child with a Hematologic Alteration
48 The Child with Cancer
49 The Child with an Integumentary Alteration
50 The Child with a Musculoskeletal Alteration
51 The Child with an Endocrine or Metabolic Alteration
52 The Child with a Neurologic Alteration
53 The Child with a Psychosocial Disorder
54 The Child with a Cognitive Impairment
55 The Child with a Sensory Alteration

Appendix A: Laboratory Values in Pregnant and Nonpregnant Women and in the Newborn
Appendix B: Use of Drug Preparations During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding
Appendix C: Recommendations for Preventive Pediatric Health Care
Appendix D: Growth Charts
Appendix E: Blood Pressure Levels by Age and Height