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Overview

Ideal for accelerated maternity and pediatrics courses, Maternal-Child Nursing, 4th Edition is filled with user-friendly features to help you quickly master essential concepts and skills. It offers completely updated content that’s easy to read and understand. Plus, active learning tools give you the chance to practice applying your knowledge and make learning fun!

  • Critical Thinking Exercises allow you to apply your knowledge to realistic clinical situations.
  • Nursing care plans assist you with applying the nursing process to plan individualized care for the most common maternity and pediatric conditions.
  • Critical to Remember boxes summarize and highlight essential, need-to-know information.
  • Communication Cues provide practical tips for effective verbal and nonverbal communication with patients and families.
  • Clinical Reference sections in pediatric chapters present information relevant to each body system, including anatomy and physiology, differences in the pediatric patient, and related laboratory and diagnostic tests.
  • Integrated electronic features match icons in the text, so you can use print and electronic resources more effectively together.
  • Using Research to Improve Practice boxes help you determine proper care to reinforce best practice.
  • Spanish translations are included for phrases commonly encountered with maternity and pediatric patients.
  • Improved design makes the text easier to read, and up-to-date photos ensure accuracy.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780323293778
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date: 04/17/2014
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 1592
File size: 50 MB
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Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION TO MATERNAL-CHILD HEALTH NURSING

  1. Foundations of Maternity, Women’s Health, and Child Health Nursing
  2. The Nurse’s Role in Maternity, Women’s Health, and Pediatric Nursing
  3. The Childbearing and Child-Rearing Family
  4. Communicating with Children and Families
  5. Health Promotion for the Developing Child
  6. Health Promotion for the Infant
  7. Health Promotion During Early Childhood
  8. Health Promotion for the School-Age Child
  9. Health Promotion for the Adolescent
  10. Heredity and Environmental Influences on Development
  11. MATERNITY NURSING CARE

  12. Reproductive Anatomy and Physiology
  13. Conception and Prenatal Development
  14. Adaptations to Pregnancy
  15. Nutrition for Childbearing
  16. Prenatal Diagnostic Tests
  17. Giving Birth
  18. Intrapartum Fetal Surveillance
  19. Pain Management for Childbirth
  20. Nursing Care During Obstetric Procedures
  21. Postpartum Adaptations
  22. The Normal Newborn: Adaptation and Assessment
  23. The Normal Newborn: Nursing Care
  24. Newborn Feeding
  25. The Childbearing Family with Special Needs
  26. Pregnancy-Related Complications
  27. Concurrent Disorders During Pregnancy
  28. The Woman with an Intrapartum Complication
  29. The Woman with a Postpartum Complication
  30. The High-Risk Newborn: Problems Related to Gestational Age and Development
  31. The High-Risk Newborn: Acquired and Congenital Conditions
  32. Management of Fertility and Infertility
  33. Women’s Health Care
  34. PEDIATRIC NURSING CARE

  35. Physical Assessment of Children
  36. Emergency Care of the Child
  37. The Ill Child in the Hospital and Other Care Settings
  38. The Child with a Chronic Condition or Terminal Illness
  39. Principles and Procedures for Nursing Care of Children
  40. Medication Administration and Safety for Infants and Children
  41. Pain Management for Children
  42. The Child with a Fluid and Electrolyte Alteration
  43. The Child with an Infectious Disease
  44. The Child with an Immunologic Alteration
  45. The Child with a Gastrointestinal Alteration
  46. The Child with a Genitourinary Alteration
  47. The Child with a Respiratory Alteration
  48. The Child with a Cardiovascular Alteration
  49. The Child with a Hematologic Alteration
  50. The Child with Cancer
  51. The Child with an Alteration in Tissue Integrity
  52. The Child with a Musculoskeletal Alteration
  53. The Child with an Endocrine or Metabolic Alteration
  54. The Child with a Neurologic Alteration
  55. Psychosocial Problems in Children and Families
  56. The Child with a Developmental Disability
  57. The Child with a Sensory Alteration

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