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Maternal-Child Nursing

Ideal for accelerated maternity and pediatrics courses, Maternal-Child Nursing, 4th Edition is filled with user-friendly features to help you quickly master essential concepts and skills. It offers completely updated content that’s easy to read and understand. Plus, active learning tools give you the chance to practice applying your knowledge and make learning fun!

Hardbound, 1592 Pages

Published: September 2012

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4377-2775-3

Contents

  • INTRODUCTION TO MATERNAL-CHILD HEALTH NURSING

    1. Foundations of Maternity, Women’s Health, and Child Health Nursing
    2. The Nurse’s Role in Maternity, Women’s Health, and Pediatric Nursing
    3. The Childbearing and Child-Rearing Family
    4. Communicating with Children and Families
    5. Health Promotion for the Developing Child
    6. Health Promotion for the Infant
    7. Health Promotion During Early Childhood
    8. Health Promotion for the School-Age Child
    9. Health Promotion for the Adolescent
    10. Heredity and Environmental Influences on Development
    11. MATERNITY NURSING CARE

    12. Reproductive Anatomy and Physiology
    13. Conception and Prenatal Development
    14. 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. Pregnancy-Related Complications
    27. Concurrent Disorders During Pregnancy
    28. The Woman with an Intrapartum Complication
    29. The Woman with a Postpartum Complication
    30. The High-Risk Newborn: Problems Related to Gestational Age and Development
    31. The High-Risk Newborn: Acquired and Congenital Conditions
    32. Management of Fertility and Infertility
    33. Women’s Health Care
    34. PEDIATRIC NURSING CARE

    35. Physical Assessment of Children
    36. Emergency Care of the Child
    37. The Ill Child in the Hospital and Other Care Settings
    38. The Child with a Chronic Condition or Terminal Illness
    39. Principles and Procedures for Nursing Care of Children
    40. Medication Administration and Safety for Infants and Children
    41. Pain Management for Children
    42. The Child with a Fluid and Electrolyte Alteration
    43. The Child with an Infectious Disease
    44. The Child with an Immunologic Alteration
    45. The Child with a Gastrointestinal Alteration
    46. The Child with a Genitourinary Alteration
    47. The Child with a Respiratory Alteration
    48. The Child with a Cardiovascular Alteration
    49. The Child with a Hematologic Alteration
    50. The Child with Cancer
    51. The Child with an Alteration in Tissue Integrity
    52. The Child with a Musculoskeletal Alteration
    53. The Child with an Endocrine or Metabolic Alteration
    54. The Child with a Neurologic Alteration
    55. Psychosocial Problems in Children and Families
    56. The Child with a Developmental Disability
    57. The Child with a Sensory Alteration

    Glossary

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