CART

(0) items

Maternity and Women's Health Care,9780323043670
This item qualifies for
FREE SHIPPING!

FREE SHIPPING OVER $59!

Your order must be $59 or more, you must select US Postal Service Shipping as your shipping preference, and the "Group my items into as few shipments as possible" option when you place your order.

Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace Items, eBooks, Apparel, and DVDs not included.

Maternity and Women's Health Care

by
Edition:
9th
ISBN13:

9780323043670

ISBN10:
0323043674
Format:
Hardcover
Pub. Date:
2/23/2007
Publisher(s):
Elsevier Science Health Science div
List Price: $97.95

Buy Used Textbook

(Recommended)
Usually Ships in 2-3 Business Days
U9780323043670
$68.57

Rent Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

eTextbook

We're Sorry
Not Available

New Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Starting at $1.41
See Prices

Questions About This Book?

What version or edition is this?
This is the 9th edition with a publication date of 2/23/2007.
What is included with this book?
  • The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.

Related Products


  • Maternity & Women's Health Care
    Maternity & Women's Health Care




Summary

Maternity & Women's Health Care, 9th Edition takes a collaborative care approach to maternal, newborn, and women's health nursing that emphasizes the nurse's role on the care team. Easy to read and logically organized, it follows the nursing process and offers evidence-based coverage of everything you need to know about caring for women of childbearing age. Key topics include evidence-based practice, family, culture, community, and health promotion. Practical application exercises and comprehensive care plans help strengthen your maternity nursing skills. Practical application approach follows the nursing process and emphasizes collaborative care and the nurse's role in health promotion and the family. Comprehensive nursing care plans provide examples of both normal and abnormal conditions. Nurse Alert boxes highlight essential nursing care information. Focuses on the importance of including the family in the continuum of care. Explores cultural considerations and the importance of assessing for and understanding cultural variations when providing care. Teaching for Self-Care boxes provide follow-up care instructions for patients transitioning from hospital to home. Medication Guides offer information about common drugs used during the childbearing process. Evidence-Based Practice boxes explore research findings and their effect on clinical practice. Critical Thinking Exercises help you strengthen problem-solving skills by applying key concepts to realistic clinical situations. Community Activity Exercises introduce you to nursing care in a variety of settings.

Table of Contents

Introduction to Maternity & Womens Health Nursing
Contemporary Maternity Nursing and Women's Health Care
Community Care: The Family and Culture
Genetics
Alternative & Complementary Therapies
Womens Health
Assessment & Health Promotion
Violence Against Women
Reproductive System Concerns
Sexually Transmitted and Other Infections
Contraception and Abortion
Infertility
Problems of the Breast
Structural Disorders and Neoplasms of the Reproductive System
Pregnancy
Conception and Fetal Development
Anatomy and Physiology of Pregnancy
Maternal and Fetal Nutrition
Nursing Care During Pregnancy
Childbirth and Perinatal Education
Childbirth
Labor and Birth Processes
Management of Discomfort
Fetal Assessment During Labor
Nursing Care During Labor
Postpartum
Postpartum Physiology
Nursing Care of the Postpartum Woman
Transition to Parenthood
The Newborn
Physiologic and Behavioral Adaptations of the Newborn
Nursing Care of the Newborn
Newborn Nutrition and Feeding
Care of the Newborn at Home
Complications of Pregnancy
Assessment for Risk Factors
Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy
Antepartal Hemorrhagic Disorders
Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders
Medical-Surgical Problems in Pregnancy
Obstetric Critical Care
Mental Health Disorders and Substance Abuse
Labor and Birth Complications
Postpartum Complications
Newborn Complications
Acquired Problems of the Newborn
Hemolytic Disorders and Congenital Anomalies
Nursing Care of the High Risk Newborn
Grieving the Loss of a Newborn
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.


Please wait while the item is added to your cart...