Maternity and Women's Health Care

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  • Edition: 9th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2007-02-23
  • Publisher: MOSBY
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Table of Contents

Introduction to Maternity & Women's Health Care
Contemporary Maternity Nursing and Women's Health Carep. 1
Community Care: The Family and Culturep. 5
Geneticsp. 15
Alternative and Complementary Therapiesp. 21
Women's Health
Assessment and Health Promotionp. 25
Violence Against Womenp. 39
Reproductive System Concernsp. 47
Sexually Transmitted and Other Infectionsp. 57
Contraception and Abortionp. 65
Infertilityp. 75
Problems of the Breastp. 81
Structural Disorders and Neoplasms of the Reproductive Systemp. 87
Conception and Fetal Developmentp. 95
Anatomy and Physiology of Pregnancyp. 101
Maternal and Fetal Nutritionp. 109
Nursing Care During Pregnancyp. 117
Childbirth and Perinatal Educationp. 129
Labor and Birth Processesp. 135
Management of Discomfortp. 141
Fetal Assessment During Laborp. 149
Nursing Care During Laborp. 157
Postpartum Physiologyp. 169
Nursing Care of the Postpartum Womanp. 173
Transition to Parenthoodp. 183
The Newborn
Physiologic and Behavioral Adaptations of the Newbornp. 191
Nursing Care of the Newbornp. 199
Newborn Nutrition and Feedingp. 207
Care of the Newborn at Homep. 217
Complications of Pregnancy
Assessment for Risk Factorsp. 221
Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancyp. 229
Antepartal Hemorrhagic Disordersp. 237
Endocrine and Metabolic Disordersp. 245
Medical-Surgical Problems in Pregnancyp. 255
Obstetric Critical Carep. 263
Mental Health Disorders and Substance Abusep. 269
Labor and Birth Complicationsp. 277
Postpartum Complicationsp. 289
Newborn Complications
Acquired Problems of the Newbornp. 295
Hemolytic Disorders and Congenital Anomaliesp. 305
Nursing Care of the High Risk Newbornp. 313
Grieving the Loss of a Newbornp. 323
Answer Keyp. 329
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