Mosby’s OB/Peds & Women’s Health Memory NoteCards

1st Edition

Visual, Mnemonic, and Memory Aids for Nurses


  • JoAnn Zerwekh
  • Cathy Miller
  • Key Features

    • 65 full-color cartoons offer a humorous and engaging way to learn, including cards on nutrition and diabetes in pregnancy, preeclampsia versus eclampsia, sexually transmitted diseases, respiratory distress syndrome, RSV, and childhood diabetes.
    • Mnemonics and other time-tested memory aids help you grasp and remember even the most complex concepts.

    • Colored thumb tabs make it easy to find topics quickly.

    • What You Need to Know monographs on each card provide more detailed information and specific nursing implications.

    • Sturdy, spiral-bound cards offer durability as well as portability.
    • Unique! Color highlights emphasize four central topics:

      • Serious/Life-Threatening Implications in pink
      • Common Clinical Findings in blue
      • Important Nursing Implications in yellow
      • Patient Teaching in green

    Table of Contents

    Maternity Topics

    1. Pregnancy Dating and The Pregnancy Dating Wheel Use

    2. Pregnancy Symptoms, "The 3 P's"

    3. Nutrition in Pregnancy

    4. Environmental Concerns

    5. Advanced Maternal Age (AMA)

    6. Postpartum Depression

    7. Incompetent Cervix

    8(a). Mild Preeclampsia

    8(b). Severe Preclampsia & Eclampsia

    9. Common Testing During Pregnancy

    10. Ectopic Pregnancy

    11. Constipation during Pregnancy

    12. Patient Reportable Symptoms during Pregnancy

    13. Diabetes in Pregnancy

    14. HELLP Syndrome

    15. Noninvasive Fetal Monitoring

    16. Labor Induction

    17. Stages of Labor

    18. Presentation during Delivery

    19. Hyperemesis Gravidarum

    20. Twins and Multiples

    Newborn Care Topics

    21. APGAR Scores

    22. Hemolytic Disease of the Newborn

    23. Respiratory Distress Syndrome (RDS)

    24. Imperforate Anus

    25. Common Birth Injuries

    26. Infant of a Diabetic Mother

    27. Congenital Heart Disease

    28. Spina Bifida

    29. Hydrocephalus

    30. Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate

    31. Hyperbilirubinemia

    32. Newborn Screening for Metabolic Disorders

    33. Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

    Women's Health Topics

    34. Gynecologic Terms

    35. Menstrual Calendar

    36. Pelvic Exam

    37. Cultural Considerations

    38. Screening for Cervical Cancer

    39. Methods of Contraception

    40. Pains Mnemonic for IUD Problems

    41. Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)

    42. Infertility

    43. Urinary Incontinence

    44. Endometriosis

    45. Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding (DUB)

    46. Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) & Ovarian Torsion

    47. Vulvar Dermatitis Skincare Guidelines

    48. Mastitis

    49(a). Menopause



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