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:
9780323522823
Print ISBN:
9780323096102
eBook ISBN:
9780323096089
eBook ISBN:
9780323228411
eBook ISBN:
9780323226486
eBook ISBN:
9780323430838

About the authors

Shannon Perry

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor Emerita, School of Nursing, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA

Marilyn Hockenberry

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor Duke School of Nursing; Chair, Duke Institutional Research Board Duke University Durham, North Carolina

Deitra Lowdermilk

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Professor Emerita, School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC

David Wilson

Affiliations and Expertise

Staff Nurse, Pediatric Emergency Center, Saint Francis Hospital, Tulsa, OK, USA