Maternal Child Nursing Care / Edition 5

Maternal Child Nursing Care / Edition 5

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by Shannon E. Perry
     
 

Written by the foremost experts in maternity and pediatric nursing, Maternal Child Nursing Care, 5th Edition offers the accurate, practical information you need to succeed in the classroom, the clinical setting, and on the NCLEX® examination. This new edition offers numerous content updates throughout the text to keep you up-to-date on the

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Written by the foremost experts in maternity and pediatric nursing, Maternal Child Nursing Care, 5th Edition offers the accurate, practical information you need to succeed in the classroom, the clinical setting, and on the NCLEX® examination. This new edition offers numerous content updates throughout the text to keep you up-to-date on the latest topics and best practices. Plus hundreds of illustrations, alert boxes, and tables clarify key content and help you quickly find essential information.

  • Atraumatic Care boxes in the pediatric unit teach you how to provide competent and effective care to pediatric patients with the least amount of physical or psychological stress.
  • Community Focus boxes emphasize community issues, supply resources and guidance, and illustrate nursing care in a variety of settings.
  • Critical thinking case studies offer opportunities to test and develop your analytical skills and apply knowledge in various settings.
  • Emergency boxes in the maternity unit guide you through step-by-step emergency procedures.
  • Expert authors of the market-leading maternity and pediatric nursing textbooks combine to ensure delivery of the most accurate, up-to-date content.
  • Family-Centered Care boxes highlight the needs or concerns of families that you should consider to provide family-centered care.

  • NEW! Content updates throughout the text give you the latest information on topics such as the late preterm infant, fetal heart rate pattern identification, obesity in the pregnant woman, shaken baby syndrome/traumatic brain injury, Healthy People 2020, car restraints, immunizations, and childhood obesity.
  • NEW! Updated Evidence-Based Practice boxes including QSEN KSAs (knowledge, skills, attitudes) provide the most current practice guidelines to promote quality care.
  • NEW! Medication Alerts stress medication safety concerns for better therapeutic management.
  • NEW! Safety Alerts highlighted and integrated within the content draw attention to developing competencies related to safe nursing practice.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323096102
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
10/10/2013
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
1728
Sales rank:
120,754
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 11.20(h) x 2.20(d)

Table of Contents

PART 1 Maternity Nursing

UNIT 1 INTRODUCTION TO MATERNITY NURSING

  1. 21st Century Maternity Nursing
  2. Community Care: The Family and Culture
  3. UNIT 2 REPRODUCTIVE YEARS

  4. Assessment and Health Promotion
  5. Reproductive System Concerns
  6. Infertility, Contraception, and Abortion
  7. UNIT 3 PREGNANCY

  8. Genetics, Conception, and Fetal Development
  9. Anatomy and Physiology of Pregnancy
  10. Nursing Care of the Family During Pregnancy
  11. Maternal and Fetal Nutrition
  12. Assessment of High Risk Pregnancy
  13. High Risk Perinatal Care: Preexisting Conditions
  14. High Risk Perinatal Care: Gestational Conditions
  15. UNIT 4 CHILDBIRTH

  16. Labor and Birth Processes
  17. Pain Management
  18. Fetal Assessment During Labor
  19. Nursing Care of the Family During Labor and Birth
  20. Labor and Birth Complications
  21. UNIT 5 POSTPARTUM PERIOD

  22. Maternal Physiologic Changes
  23. Nursing Care of the Family during the Postpartum Period
  24. Transition to Parenthood
  25. Postpartum Complications
  26. UNIT 6 NEWBORN

  27. Physiologic Adaptations of the Newborn
  28. Nursing Care of the Newborn and Family
  29. Newborn Nutrition and Feeding
  30. The High Risk Newborn
  31. PART 2 PEDIATRIC NURSING

    UNIT 7 CHILDREN, THEIR FAMILIES, AND THE NURSE

  32. 21st Century Pediatric Nursing
  33. Family, Social, Cultural, and Religious Influences on Child Health Promotion
  34. Developmental and Genetic Influences on Child Health Promotion
  35. UNIT 8 ASSESSMENT OF THE CHILD AND FAMILY

  36. Communication, History, and Physical Assessment
  37. Pain Assessment and Management
  38. UNIT 9 HEALTH PROMOTION AND SPECIAL HEALTH PROBLEMS

  39. The Infant and Family
  40. The Toddler and Family
  41. The Preschooler and Family
  42. The School-Age Child and Family
  43. The Adolescent and Family
  44. UNIT 10 SPECIAL NEEDS, ILLNESS, AND HOSPITALIZATION

  45. Chronic Illness, Disability, and End-of-Life Care
  46. Cognitive and Sensory Impairment
  47. Family-Centered Care of the Child During Illness and Hospitalization
  48. Pediatric Variations of Nursing Interventions
  49. UNIT 11 HEALTH PROBLEMS OF CHILDREN

  50. Respiratory Dysfunction
  51. Gastrointestinal Dysfunction
  52. Cardiovascular Dysfunction
  53. Hematologic and Immunologic Dysfunction
  54. Genitourinary Dysfunction
  55. Cerebral Dysfunction
  56. Endocrine Dysfunction
  57. Integumentary Dysfunction
  58. Musculoskeletal or Articular Dysfunction
  59. Neuromuscular or Muscular Dysfunction

Appendix A: Growth Measurements

Appendix B: Common Laboratory Tests

Appendix C: Pediatric Vital Signs and Parameters

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