Maternity Nursing - Revised Reprint

8th Edition

Authors:

  • Mary Catherine Cashion
  • Deitra Lowdermilk
  • Shannon Perry
  • Key Features

    • Critical thinking exercises present case studies of real-life situations and corresponding critical thinking questions to help you develop your analytical skills.

    Table of Contents

    1. 21st Century Maternity Nursing: Culturally Competent, Community Focused
    UNIT ONE: REPRODUCTIVE YEARS  
    2. Assessment and Health Promotion
    3. Common Concerns
    4. Contraception, Abortion, and Infertility
    UNIT TWO: PREGNANCY
    5. Genetics, Conception, and Fetal Development
    6. Anatomy and Physiology of Pregnancy
    7. Nursing Care of the Family during Pregnancy
    8. Maternal and Fetal Nutrition
    UNIT THREE: CHILDBIRTH 
    9. Labor and Birth Processes
    10. Management of Discomfort
    11. Fetal Assessment during Labor
    12. Nursing Care of the Family during Labor and Birth
    UNIT FOUR: POSTPARTUM PERIOD
    13. Maternal Physiologic Changes
    14. Nursing Care of the Family during the Fourth Trimester
    15. Transition to Parenthood
    UNIT FIVE: THE NEWBORN
    16. Physiologic and Behavioral Adaptations
    17. Assessment and Care of the Newborn and Family
    18. Newborn Nutrition and Feeding
    UNIT SIX: COMPLICATIONS OF CHILDBEARING
    19. Assessment for Risk Factors
    20. Pregnancy at Risk: Preexisting Conditions
    21. Pregnancy at Risk: Gestational Conditions
    22. Labor and Birth at Risk
    23. Postpartum Complications
    24. The Newborn at Risk

    Details

    No. of pages:
    896
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2011
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Mosby
    Print ISBN:
    9780323241915
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780323355100