Maternal Child Nursing Care

5th Edition

Authors:

  • David Wilson
  • Deitra Lowdermilk
  • Marilyn Hockenberry
  • Shannon Perry
  • Key Features

    • Atraumatic Care boxes in the pediatric unit teach you how to provide competent and effective care to pediatric patients with the least amount of physical or psychological stress.
    • Community Focus boxes emphasize community issues, supply resources and guidance, and illustrate nursing care in a variety of settings.
    • Critical thinking case studies offer opportunities to test and develop your analytical skills and apply knowledge in various settings.
    • Emergency boxes in the maternity unit guide you through step-by-step emergency procedures.
    • Expert authors of the market-leading maternity and pediatric nursing textbooks combine to ensure delivery of the most accurate, up-to-date content.
    • Family-Centered Care boxes highlight the needs or concerns of families that you should consider to provide family-centered care.

    Table of Contents

    PART 1  Maternity Nursing

    UNIT 1 INTRODUCTION TO MATERNITY NURSING

    1. 21st Century Maternity Nursing
    2. Community Care: The Family and Culture
    3. UNIT 2 REPRODUCTIVE YEARS

    4. Assessment and Health Promotion
    5. Reproductive System Concerns
    6. Infertility, Contraception, and Abortion
    7. UNIT 3 PREGNANCY

    8. Genetics, Conception, and Fetal Development
    9. Anatomy and Physiology of Pregnancy
    10. Nursing Care of the Family During Pregnancy
    11. Maternal and Fetal Nutrition
    12. Assessment of High Risk Pregnancy
    13. High Risk Perinatal Care: Preexisting Conditions
    14. High Risk Perinatal Care: Gestational Conditions
    15. UNIT 4 CHILDBIRTH

    16. Labor and Birth Processes
    17. Pain Management
    18. Fetal Assessment During Labor
    19. Nursing Care of the Family During Labor and Birth
    20. Labor and Birth Complications
    21. UNIT 5 POSTPARTUM PERIOD

    22. Maternal Physiologic Changes
    23. Nursing Care of the Family during the Postpartum Period
    24. Transition to Parenthood
    25. Postpartum Complications
    26. UNIT 6 NEWBORN

    27. Physiologic Adaptations of the Newborn
    28. Nursing Care of the Newborn and Family
    29. Newborn Nutrition and Feeding
    30. The High Risk Newborn
    31. PART 2 PEDIATRIC NURSING

      UNIT 7 CHILDREN, THEIR FAMILIES, AND THE NURSE

    32. 21st Century Pediatric Nursing

    Details

    No. of pages:
    1728
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2014
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Mosby
    Print ISBN:
    9780323096102
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780323096089