Maternity and Women's Health Care / Edition 8

Maternity and Women's Health Care / Edition 8

by Deitra Leonard Lowdermilk, Shannon E. Perry, Shannon E. Perry
     
 

In this nursing school textbook, edited by Lowdermilk (School of Nursing, U. of North Carolina at Chapel Hill) and Perry (School of Nursing, San Francisco State U.), "Care Management" is the consistent framework used to discuss collaborative care for maternity and women's health nurses. After an introductory unit and a section on broad concerns health, the majority of… See more details below

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In this nursing school textbook, edited by Lowdermilk (School of Nursing, U. of North Carolina at Chapel Hill) and Perry (School of Nursing, San Francisco State U.), "Care Management" is the consistent framework used to discuss collaborative care for maternity and women's health nurses. After an introductory unit and a section on broad concerns health, the majority of the material is devoted to pregnancy and the newborn, with separate sections addressing pregnancy, childbirth, postpartum issues, the newborn, complications of childbearing, and newborn complications. The CD-ROM contains case studies, self-testing materials, and relevant links to Web sites. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323020084
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
07/01/2003
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1248
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.16(h) x 1.99(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Contemporary Maternity Nursing and Women's Health Care1
Ch. 2Community Care: The Family and Culture16
Ch. 3Genetics52
Ch. 4Alternative and Complementary Therapies74
Ch. 5Assessment and Health Promotion91
Ch. 6Violence Against Women131
Ch. 7Reproductive System Concerns155
Ch. 8Sexually Transmitted and Other Infections185
Ch. 9Contraception and Abortion220
Ch. 10Infertility246
Ch. 11Problems of the Breast267
Ch. 12Structural Disorders and Neoplasms of the Reproductive Systems289
Ch. 13Conception and Fetal Development327
Ch. 14Anatomy and Physiology of Pregnancy348
Ch. 15Maternal and Fetal Nutrition369
Ch. 16Nursing Care During Pregnancy397
Ch. 17Childbirth and Perinatal Education448
Ch. 18Labor and Birth Processes468
Ch. 19Management of Discomfort488
Ch. 20Fetal Assessment During Labor518
Ch. 21Nursing Care During Labor541
Ch. 22Postpartum Physiology607
Ch. 23Nursing Care of the Postpartum Woman616
Ch. 24Transition to Parenthood647
Ch. 25Physiologic and Behavioral Adaptations of the Newborn682
Ch. 26Nursing Care of the Newborn708
Ch. 27Newborn Nutrition and Feeding755
Ch. 28Care of the Newborn at Home789
Ch. 29Assessment for Risk Factors811
Ch. 30Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy837
Ch. 31Antepartal Hemorrhagic Disorders860
Ch. 32Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders881
Ch. 33Medical-Surgical Problems in Pregnancy905
Ch. 34Obstetric Critical Care932
Ch. 35Mental Health Disorders and Substance Abuse960
Ch. 36Labor and Birth Complications983
Ch. 37Postpartum Complications1036
Ch. 38Acquired Problems of the Newborn1051
Ch. 39Hemolytic Disorders and Congenital Anomalies1082
Ch. 40Nursing Care of the High Risk Newborn1112
Ch. 41Grieving the Loss of a Newborn1150

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