Maternal and Child Health Nursing: Care of the Childbearing and Childrearing Family / Edition 3

Maternal and Child Health Nursing: Care of the Childbearing and Childrearing Family / Edition 3

by Adele Pillitteri
     
 

ISBN-10: 0781715474

ISBN-13: 9780781715478

Pub. Date: 12/28/1998

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Now in its Sixth Edition, Maternal and Child Health Nursing helps nurses understand wellness and illness as family-centered events. The author, Adele Pillitteri, views maternal-newborn and child health care not as two separate disciplines but as a continuum of knowledge. She presents the content of the two disciplines comprehensively with a holistic approach.  See more details below

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Now in its Sixth Edition, Maternal and Child Health Nursing helps nurses understand wellness and illness as family-centered events. The author, Adele Pillitteri, views maternal-newborn and child health care not as two separate disciplines but as a continuum of knowledge. She presents the content of the two disciplines comprehensively with a holistic approach.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781715478
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
12/28/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1775

Table of Contents

Ch. 1A framework for maternal and child health nursing3
Ch. 2The childbearing and childrearing family and community26
Ch. 3Sociocultural aspects of maternal and child health nursing49
Ch. 4Reproductive and sexual health65
Ch. 5Reproductive life planning102
Ch. 6The infertile couple133
Ch. 7Genetic assessment and counseling157
Ch. 8The growing fetus181
Ch. 9Psychological and physiologic changes of pregnancy212
Ch. 10Assessing fetal and maternal health : prenatal care240
Ch. 11Promoting fetal and maternal health271
Ch. 12Promoting nutritional health during pregnancy299
Ch. 13Preparation for childbirth and parenting323
Ch. 14High-risk pregnancy : a woman with a preexisting or newly acquired illness344
Ch. 15High-risk pregnancy : a woman who develops a complication of pregnancy398
Ch. 16Home care of the pregnant client443
Ch. 17High-risk pregnancy : a woman with special needs461
Ch. 18Caring for a woman during vaginal birth487
Ch. 19Providing comfort during labor and birth542
Ch. 20Cesarean birth564
Ch. 21The woman who develops a complication during labor and birth588
Ch. 22Nursing care of a postpartal woman and family621
Ch. 23Nursing care of a woman and family experiencing a postpartal complication654
Ch. 24Nursing care of a newborn and family679
Ch. 25Nutritional needs of a newborn722
Ch. 26Nursing care of the high-risk newborn and family747
Ch. 27Principles of growth and development799
Ch. 28The family with an infant824
Ch. 29The family with a toddler860
Ch. 30The family with a preschooler884
Ch. 31The family with a school-age child909
Ch. 32The family with an adolescent941
Ch. 33Child health assessment975
Ch. 34Communication and teaching with children and families1036
Ch. 35Nursing care of the ill child and family1067
Ch. 36Nursing care of a child undergoing diagnostic techniques and other therapeutic modalities1106
Ch. 37Nursing care of the child undergoing medication administration and intravenous therapy1139
Ch. 38Pain management in children1159
Ch. 39Nursing care of the child born with a physical or development challenge1181
Ch. 40Nursing care of a child with a respiratory disorder1223
Ch. 41Nursing care of the child with a cardiovascular disorder1277
Ch. 42Nursing care of the child with an immune disorder1321
Ch. 43Nursing care of the child with an infectious disorder1348
Ch. 44Nursing care of the child with a hematologic disorder1380
Ch. 45Nursing care of the child with a gastrointestinal disorder1411
Ch. 46Nursing care of the child with a renal or urinary tract disorder1450
Ch. 47Nursing care of the child with a reproductive disorder1482
Ch. 48Nursing care of the child with an endocrine or metabolic disorder1506
Ch. 49Nursing care of the child with a neurologic disorder1539
Ch. 50Nursing care of the child with a disorder of the eyes of ears1581
Ch. 51Nursing care of the child with a musculoskeletal disorder1608
Ch. 52Nursing care of the child with a traumatic injury1643
Ch. 53Nursing care of the child with cancer1681
Ch. 54Nursing care of the child with a cognitive or mental health disorder1719
Ch. 55Nursing care of the family in crisis : abuse and violence in the family1741
Ch. 56Nursing care of the family coping with a child's long-term or terminal illness1764
App. AThe rights of children and childbearing women1784
App. BComposition and ingredients of infant formulas1787
App. CDrug effects in lactation1789
App. DTemperature and weight conversion charts1792
App. EGrowth charts1794
App. FStandard laboratory values1803
App. GPulse, respiration, and blood pressure values1814
App. HDenver II1815
App. IStandard precautions1817
App. JRecommended childhood and adolescent immunization schedule, United States, 20051819
App. KFood guide pyramid1822

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