Contemporary Maternal-Newborn Nursing Care

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  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2003-11-01
  • Publisher: Pearson
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Table of Contents

About the Authors
Basic Concepts
Contemporary-Maternal Newborn Care
Nursing Roles
Contemporary Childbirth
Legal Considerations
Ethical Issues
Evidence-Based Practice in Maternal-Newborn Nursing
Implications for Nursing Practice
Reproductive Anatomy and Physiology
Female Reproductive System
The Female Reproductive Cycle
Male Reproductive System
Conception and Fetal Development
Cellular Division
The Process of Fertilization
Preembryonic Development
Development and Functions of the Placenta
Embryonic and Fetal Development
Women: The Reproductive Years
Women's Health Care
Recommended Gynecologic Screening Procedures
Assisting with a Pelvic Examination
Violence against Women
Care of the Woman with a Benign Disorder of the Breast
Care of the Woman with Endometriosis
Care of the Woman with Toxic Shock Syndrome
Care of the Woman with a Sexually Transmitted Infection
Care of the Woman with Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
Care of the Woman with an Abnormal Finding during Pelvic Examination
Care of the Woman with a Urinary Tract Infection
Pelvic Relaxation
Families with Special Reproductive Concerns
Genetic Disorders
Preparation for Parenthood
Preconception Counseling
Childbearing Decisions
Classes for Family Members during Pregnancy
Education of the Family Having Cesarean Birth
Preparation for Parents Desiring Vaginal Birth after Cesarean Birth (VBAC)
Childbirth Preparation Methods
Preparation for Childbirth That Supports Individuality
Pregnancy and The Family
Physiological and Psychological Changes of Pregnancy
Anatomy and Physiology of Pregnancy
Signs of Pregnancy
Psychologic Response of the Expectant Family to Pregnancy
Cultural Values and Reproductive Behavior
Antepartal Nursing Assessment
Initial Client History
Initial Prenatal Assessment
Assessment Guide: Initial Prenatal Assessment
Subsequent Client History
Assessment Guide: Subsequent Prenatal Assessment
Subsequent Prenatal Assessment
The Expectant Family: Needs and Care
Nursing Care Management
Care of the Expectant Father and Siblings
Relief of the Common Discomforts of Pregnancy
Promotion of Self-Care during Pregnancy
Care of the Expectant Couple over Age 35
Adolescent Pregnancy
Overview of the Adolescent Period
Factors Contributing to Adolescent Pregnancy
Risks to the Adolescent Mother
Partners of Adolescent Mothers
Reactions of Family and Social Network to Adolescent Pregnancy
Prevention of Adolescent Pregnancy
Maternal Nutrition
Maternal Weight Gain
Nutritional Requirements
Factors Influencing Nutrition
Nutritional Care of the Pregnant Adolescent
Postpartum Nutrition
Pregnancy at Risk: Pregestational Problems
Care of the Woman with Substance Abuse Problems
Care of the Woman with Diabetes Mellitus
Critical Pathway: For the Woman with Diabetes Mellitus
Care of the Woman with Anemia
Care of the Woman with HIV Infection
Critical Pathway: For a Woman with HIV/AIDS
Care of the Woman with Heart Disease
Other Medical Conditions and Pregnancy
Pregnancy at Risk: Gestational Onset
Care of the Woman with a Bleeding Disorder
Care of the Woman with an Ectopic Pregnancy
Care of the Woman with Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
Care of the Woman with an Incompetent Cervix
Care of the Woman with Hyperemesis Gravidarum
Care of the Woman with Premature Rupture of Membranes
Drug Guide: Magnesium Sulfate
Care of the Woman with a Hypertensive Disorder
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