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Overview

This valuable study guide is a superb, hands-on tool for mastering the material covered in Maternity & Women's Health Care, 9th Edition. Learning exercises challenge you to apply the concepts, skills, and techniques you've studied in the text to practical, real-life clinical situations.

This study guide was designed to ensure your complete success! Chapter review activities-fill-in-the-blank, matching, multiple-choice, and short answer questions-reinforce your understanding of essential information from each chapter. Critical Thinking Exercises present client care situations that challenge you to apply new skills, solve problems, make care management decisions, and respond to client questions and concerns. Answers for all the activities and exercises are located in the back of the guide, with helpful references to the textbook for further study. Get the most out of Maternity & Women's Health Care, 9th Edition with this valuable study tool!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780323074308
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Publication date: 3/9/2011
  • Edition description: Study Guid
  • Edition number: 10
  • Pages: 408
  • Sales rank: 132,427
  • Product dimensions: 8.40 (w) x 10.80 (h) x 1.00 (d)

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Table of Contents


Introduction to Maternity & Women's Health Care
Contemporary Maternity Nursing and Women's Health Care     1
Community Care: The Family and Culture     5
Genetics     15
Alternative and Complementary Therapies     21
Women's Health
Assessment and Health Promotion     25
Violence Against Women     39
Reproductive System Concerns     47
Sexually Transmitted and Other Infections     57
Contraception and Abortion     65
Infertility     75
Problems of the Breast     81
Structural Disorders and Neoplasms of the Reproductive System     87
Pregnancy
Conception and Fetal Development     95
Anatomy and Physiology of Pregnancy     101
Maternal and Fetal Nutrition     109
Nursing Care During Pregnancy     117
Childbirth and Perinatal Education     129
Childbirth
Labor and Birth Processes     135
Management of Discomfort     141
Fetal Assessment During Labor     149
Nursing Care During Labor     157
Postpartum
Postpartum Physiology     169
Nursing Care of the Postpartum Woman     173
Transition to Parenthood     183
TheNewborn
Physiologic and Behavioral Adaptations of the Newborn     191
Nursing Care of the Newborn     199
Newborn Nutrition and Feeding     207
Care of the Newborn at Home     217
Complications of Pregnancy
Assessment for Risk Factors     221
Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy     229
Antepartal Hemorrhagic Disorders     237
Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders     245
Medical-Surgical Problems in Pregnancy     255
Obstetric Critical Care     263
Mental Health Disorders and Substance Abuse     269
Labor and Birth Complications     277
Postpartum Complications     289
Newborn Complications
Acquired Problems of the Newborn     295
Hemolytic Disorders and Congenital Anomalies     305
Nursing Care of the High Risk Newborn     313
Grieving the Loss of a Newborn     323
Answer Key     329
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