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This exciting new book provides everything nurses, physicians, and educators need to develop a Family-Centered Maternity program in their practice or facility. It offers a complete look at Family Centered Maternity Care (FCMC), covering the history and evolution, and antepartum and intrapartum care for normal and at-risk pregnancies.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780763723606
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Publication date: 3/20/2003
  • Edition description: 1E
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 272
  • Product dimensions: 8.50 (w) x 10.80 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Family-Centered Maternity Care 1
Ch. 2 Family-Centered Antepartum Care 19
Ch. 3 Family-Centered Intrapartum Care 53
Ch. 4 Family-Centered Care for Pregnancy, Labor, Birth, and Babies at Risk 75
Ch. 5 Family-Centered Mother-Baby Care 101
Ch. 6 Marketing Family-Centered Maternity Care 145
Epilogue: Family-Centered Hospital Care: The Core Concepts 161
App. A Internet Resources for Developing Evidence-Based Practices 165
App. B Effective Care in Pregnancy and Childbirth: A Synopsis 167
App. C Standards of Family-Centered Maternity Care 179
App. D An Overview of the Family-Centered Maternity Nursing Screening Tool 183
App. E The Centering Pregnancy Program: A Model for Group Prenatal Care 185
App. F Urban Midwife Associates: The UMA Foundation 187
App. G Resources for Information on Family-Centered Maternity Care 189
App. H Assessment Criteria for a Family Beginnings Maternity Program 193
App. I Competency-Based Skills Checklist for Mother-Baby Nursing 215
App. J Sample Policies, Procedures, and Patient Handouts for Family-Centered Maternity Care 239
Index 267
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