Maternity Nursing & Study Guide Package / Edition 5

Maternity Nursing & Study Guide Package / Edition 5

by Deitra Leonard Lowdermilk, Shannon E. Perry, Irene M. Bobak
     
 

ISBN-10: 0323008658

ISBN-13: 9780323008655

Pub. Date: 02/15/1999

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Maternity Nursing was designed for you, the student. You're busy. You've got a lot to do and a lot to learn. You need a book that will help you understand the concepts you'll be tested on - both in the classroom and in practice. Page through this book and check out the following features: complete and focused content presentation in a clear, readable writing style;…  See more details below

Overview

Maternity Nursing was designed for you, the student. You're busy. You've got a lot to do and a lot to learn. You need a book that will help you understand the concepts you'll be tested on - both in the classroom and in practice. Page through this book and check out the following features: complete and focused content presentation in a clear, readable writing style; careful integration of the importance of understanding family, culture, and health promotion; the five-step nursing process - the organizational framework for most of your texts and practice - is consistently applied throughout; full-color design with more than 400 full-color photos and drawings brings key concepts clearly to life; and learning Objectives and Key Terms at the beginning of each chapter and Key Points and Critical Thinking Exercises at the end of each chapter to enhance learning and reinforce critical thinking skills.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323008655
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
02/15/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
952
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Unit 1Introduction to Maternity Nursing
1Contemporary Maternity Nursing1
2The Family and Culture16
3Community and Home Care30
Unit 2Reproductive Years
4Assessment and Health Promotion46
5Common Reproductive Concerns80
6Contraception, Abortion, and Infertility109
Unit 3Pregnancy
7Genetics, Conception, and Fetal Development140
8Anatomy and Physiology of Pregnancy166
9Nursing Care During Pregnancy187
10Maternal and Fetal Nutrition233
Unit 4Childbirth
11Labor and Birth Processes256
12Management of Discomfort274
13Fetal Assessment299
14Nursing Care During Labor and Birth320
Unit 5Postpartum Period
15Maternal Physiologic Changes373
16Nursing Care During the Fourth Trimester382
17Transition to Parenthood408
Unit 6The Newborn
18Physiologic and Behavioral Adaptations439
19Assessment and Care of the Newborn461
20Newborn Nutrition and Feeding514
Unit 7Complications of Childbearing
21Assessment for Risk Factors546
22Pregnancy at Risk: Preexisting Conditions567
23Pregnancy at Risk: Gestational Conditions604
24Labor and Birth at Risk648
25Postpartum Complications693
26The Newborn at Risk: Problems Related to Gestational Age719
27The Newborn at Risk: Acquired and Congenital Problems748
28Loss and Grief794

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