Guidelines for Nurse Practitioners in Gynecologic Settings, Tenth Edition / Edition 10

Guidelines for Nurse Practitioners in Gynecologic Settings, Tenth Edition / Edition 10

by Joellen W. Hawkins, Diane M. Roberto-Nichols, J. Lynn Stanley-Haney

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Table of Contents

Part I: General Guidelines for Women’s Health Care

Chapter 1 Well Woman Initial Annual Exam

Chapter 2 Safe Practice for Clinicians

Chapter 3 Complimentary Alternative Therapy (CAM)

Chapter 4 Smoking Cessation

Chapter 5 Weight Management

Chapter 6 Guidelines for Assessing Victims of Abuse and Violence

Part II: Guidelines for Contraception and Preconception Care

Chapter 7 Methods of Contraception and Family Planning

  • Barrier Methods

o Diaphragm

o FemCap

o Lea’s Shield

o Vaginal Contraceptive Sponge

  • Contraceptive Spermicides and Condoms
  • Emergency Contraception
  • Hormonal Contraception
  • Intrauterine Devices (IUDs)
  • Natural Family Planning
  • Sterilization

Chapter 8 Preconception Care

Part III: Guidelines for Managing Women’s Health Conditions

Chapter 9 Breast Conditions

  • Abnormal breast discharge
  • Breast mass

§ Breast Pain

Chapter 10 Cervical Aberrations

  • Cervicitis
  • Papanicolaou (PAP) Smear and Colposcopy

Chapter 11 Emotional and Mental Health Issues

Chapter 12 Genitourinary Tract Conditions

      • Interstitial Cystitis, Painful Bladder Syndrome
      • Urinary Tract Infection

Chapter 13 Infertility

Chapter 14 Loss of Integrity of Pelvic Floor Structures

Chapter 15 Medical Abortion

      • Post abortion care, medical and surgical
      • Post abortion care of complications

Chapter 16 Menstrual Disorders

      • Abnormal Vaginal Bleeding

  • Amenorrhea
  • Dysmenorrhea
  • Endometrial Biopsy
  • Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)

Chapter 17 Miscellaneous Gynecological Conditions

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acute Pelvic Pain
  • Bartholins Cyst, Bartholinitis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain

· Dysesthetic Vulvadynia

  • Pediculosis
  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
  • Pelvic Mass

§ Scabies

  • Uterine Leiomyomata

§ Vulvar Conditions

Chapter 18 Peri and Post Menopause

  • General Care: Menopause
  • Hormone therapy
  • Osteoporosis

Chapter 19 Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)

Chapter 20 Sexual Dysfunction

Chapter 21 Vaginal Conditions

      • Checklist for Vaginal Discharge Work-up
      • Checklist for Vaginal Discharge with Odor Workup
      • Candidiasis

  • Bacterial Vaginosis
  • Chancroid
  • Chlamydia Trachomatis Infection

        • Condylomata Acuminata (Genital Warts)
        • Genital Herpes
        • Gonorrhea
        • Granuloma Inguinale
        • Hepatitis
        • HIV/AIDS
        • Lymphogranuloma Venerum
        • Molluscum Contagiosum
        • Syphilis
        • Trichomoniasis


Appendix A: For your information: Patient Education

Appendix B: Informed Consent Forms

Appendix C.: Abuse Assessment Screen

Appendix D: Danger Assessment

Appendix E: HIV Risk

Appendix F: Women and Heart Disease

Appendix G: Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM)

Appendix H: Constipation

Appendix I: Body Mass Index Table

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