Summary: Two books in one, Maternal-Child Nursing covers both the maternity and pediatrics portions of the nursing curriculum. A condensed format makes this book ideal for programs that teach this content in an extremely abbreviated time period. Written by expert educators in both arenas, this text provides a consistent level of depth and accuracy as well as a student-friendly writing style. Current issues and trends are addressed through the use of community nursing care pla
ns, expanded health promotion content, enhanced communication tips, and parent/child teaching boxes.
Summary: Two books in one, Maternal-Child Nursing covers both the maternity and pediatrics portions of the nursing curriculum. A condensed format makes this book ideal for programs that teach this content in an extremely abbreviated time period. Written by expert educators in both arenas, this text provides a consistent level of depth and accuracy as well as a student-friendly writing style. Current issues and trends are addressed through the use of community nursing care plans, expanded health promotion content, enhanced communication tips, and parent/child teaching boxes. ...show less
Edition/Copyright:2ND 05 Cover: Hardback Publisher:W.B. Saunders Co. Year Published: 2005 International: No
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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
A. Laboratory Values in Pregnant and Nonpregnant Women and in the Newborn B. Use of Drugs and Botanical Preparations during Pregnancy and Breastfeeding C. Recommendations for Preventive Pediatric Health Care D. Recommended Childhood Immunizations E. Growth Charts F. Denver Developmental Screening Test II G. Normal Blood Pressure Readings for Children H. Common Pediatric Laboratory Tests and Normal Values
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