Study Guide for Foundations of Maternal-Newborn and Women

Study Guide for Foundations of Maternal-Newborn and Women's Health Nursing

Master content from the textbook with this helpful study tool! Designed to accompany Murray's Foundations of Maternal-Newborn and Women's Health Nursing, 5th Edition, this workbook will assist students in understanding and applying material from each chapter in the text.

Paperback, 288 Pages

Published: September 2013

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4557-3748-2


    Part I Foundations for Nursing Care of Childbearing Families
    1 Maternity Care Today
    2 The Nurse’s Role in Maternity and Women’s Health Care
    3 Ethical, Social, and Legal Issues
    4 Reproductive Anatomy and Physiology
    5 Hereditary and Environmental Influences on Childbearing

    Part II The Family Before Birth
    6 Conception and Prenatal Development
    7 Physiologic Adaptations to Pregnancy
    8 Psychosocial Adaptations to Pregnancy
    9 Nutrition for Childbearing
    10 Antepartal Fetal Assessment
    11 Perinatal Education

    Part III The Family During Birth
    12 Processes of Birth
    13 Nursing Care During Labor and Birth
    14 Intrapartum Fetal Surveillance
    15 Pain Management During Childbirth
    16 Nursing Care During Obstetric Procedures

    Part IV The Family Following Birth
    17 Postpartum Physiologic Adaptations
    18 Postpartum Psychosocial Adaptations
    19 Normal Newborn: Processes of Adaptation
    20 Assessment of the Normal Newborn
    21 Care of the Normal Newborn
    22 Infant Feeding
    23 Home Care of the Infant

    Part V Families at Risk During the Childbearing Period
    24 The Childbearing Family with Special Needs
    25 Complications of Pregnancy
    26 Concurrent Disorders During Pregnancy
    27 Intrapartum Complications
    28 Postpartum Maternal Complications
    29 High-Risk Newborn: Complications Associated with Gestational Age and Development
    30 High-Risk Newborn: Acquired and Congenital Conditions

    Part VI Women’s Health Care
    31 Family Planning
    32 Infertility
    33 Preventive Care
    34 Women’s Health Problems

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