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Core curriculum for maternal-newborn nursing /

Additional authors: Mattson, Susan. | Smith, Judy E.
Edition statement:4th ed. Published by : Saunders/Elsevier, (Saint Louis, MO :) Physical details: xii, 717 p. : ill. ; 27 cm. ISBN:9781437715767 (hardcover : alk. paper); 1437715761 (hardcover : alk. paper). Year: 2011
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Book Book Pwani University Library, Kilifi
RG951 .N33 2011 (Browse shelf) Available SM KLF11072683

Includes bibliographical references and index.

SECTION ONE. Reproduction: Fetal and Placental Development -- 1. Reproductive Anatomy, Physiology, and the Menstrual Cycle / Denise G. Link -- 2. Genetics / Linda Callahan -- 3. Fetal and Placental Development and Functioning / Linda Callahan -- SECTION TWO. Normal Pregnancy -- 4. Ethnocultural Considerations in the Childbearing Period / Susan Mattson -- Appendix 4-1. Quick Reference Guide to Ethnocultural Differences -- 5. Physiology of Pregnancy / Linda Bond -- 6. Psychology of Pregnancy / Catherine R. Coverston -- SECTION THREE. Maternal-Fetal Well-Being -- 7. Age-Related Concerns / Connie Sampson Von Kohler -- 8. Antepartum Fetal Assessment / Keiko L. Torgersen -- 9. Environmental Hazards / Beverly Bowers -- SECTION FOUR. Intrapartum Period -- 10. Essential Forces and Factors in Labor / Gail M. Turley -- 11. Normal Childbirth / Makeba B. Felton -- 12. Intrapartum Fetal Assessment / Keiko L. Torgersen -- SECTION FIVE. Postpartum Period -- 13. Physical and Psychologic Changes / Tamara Whitmer -- 14. Breastfeeding / Susan Saffer Orr -- 15. Contraception / Denise G. Link -- SECTION SIX. The Newborn -- 16. Transitional Care of the Newborn / Debra Ann Rannalli -- 17. The Infant at Risk / Whitney Hardy -- SECTION SEVEN. Complications of Childbearing -- 18. Intimate Partner Violence / Kathryn Records -- 19. Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy / Dustine Dix -- 20. Maternal Infections / Barbara A. Moran -- 21. Hemorrhagic Disorders / S. Kim Genovese -- 22. Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders / Lucy R. Van Otterloo -- 23. Trauma in Pregnancy / Lucy R. Van Otterloo -- 24. Surgery in Pregnancy / Linda Callahan -- 25. Substance Abuse in Pregnancy / Barbara A. Moran -- 26. Other Medical Complications / Margaret Yancy -- 27. Labor and Delivery at Risk / Elizabeth Gilbert -- 28. Postpartum Complications / Mary Ann Rhode -- SECTION EIGHT. Ethics and Issues -- 29. Ethics / Charlotte Stephenson.

"Using an outcomes-based, contemporary approach, this text provides essential knowledge for care through every stage of pregnancy and childbirth and is the definitive resource in preparing for certification examinations. A concise, outline format covers concepts of reproduction, fetal development, normal pregnancy, the intrapartum and postpartum periods, the normal newborn, complications in the mother and the newborn, and ethical and legal issues. The maternal-newborn nursing content in this book was reviewed by Awhonn members." "Coverage of outpatient and inpatient care includes families, ethics, legal issues, research, case management, genetics and genetic counseling, and the transition to home and parenthood." "Written by more than 25 seasoned nurses, this text is published in collaboration with the Association of Women's Health, Obsteric and Neonatal Nurses. Whether you're looking for an on-the-job reference or a certification review tool, this is a resource you can trust for complete, accurate, and easy-to-access information."--BOOK JACKET.

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