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Maternal Child Nursing Care - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource (Retail Access Card), 5th Edition

by Shannon E. Perry, RN, PhD, FAAN, Marilyn J. Hockenberry, PhD, RN-CS, PNP, FAAN, Deitra Leonard Lowdermilk, RNC, PhD, FAAN and David Wilson, MS, RN, C(INC)
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Written by the foremost experts in maternity and pediatric nursing, Maternal Child Nursing Care, 5th Edition offers the accurate, practical information you need to succeed in the classroom, the clinical setting, and on the NCLEX® examination. This new edition offers numerous content updates throughout the text to keep you up-to-date on the latest topics and best practices. Plus hundreds of illustrations, alert boxes, and tables clarify key content and help you quickly find essential information.

    • Atraumatic Care boxes in the pediatric unit teach you how to provide competent and effective care to pediatric patients with the least amount of physical or psychological stress.
    • Community Focus boxes emphasize community issues, supply resources and guidance, and illustrate nursing care in a variety of settings.
    • Critical thinking case studies offer opportunities to test and develop your analytical skills and apply knowledge in various settings.
    • Emergency boxes in the maternity unit guide you through step-by-step emergency procedures.
    • Expert authors of the market-leading maternity and pediatric nursing textbooks combine to ensure delivery of the most accurate, up-to-date content.
    • Family-Centered Care boxes highlight the needs or concerns of families that you should consider to provide family-centered care.
    • NEW! Content updates throughout the text give you the latest information on topics such as the late preterm infant, fetal heart rate pattern identification, obesity in the pregnant woman, shaken baby syndrome/traumatic brain injury, Healthy People 2020, car restraints, immunizations, and childhood obesity.
    • NEW! Updated Evidence-Based Practice boxes including QSEN KSAs (knowledge, skills, attitudes) provide the most current practice guidelines to promote quality care.
    • NEW! Medication Alerts stress medication safety concerns for better therapeutic management.
    • NEW! Safety Alerts highlighted and integrated within the content draw attention to developing competencies related to safe nursing practice.
  • PART 1  Maternity Nursing

    UNIT 1 INTRODUCTION TO MATERNITY NURSING

    1. 21st Century Maternity Nursing
    2. Community Care: The Family and Culture
    3. UNIT 2 REPRODUCTIVE YEARS

    4. Assessment and Health Promotion
    5. Reproductive System Concerns
    6. Infertility, Contraception, and Abortion
    7. UNIT 3 PREGNANCY

    8. Genetics, Conception, and Fetal Development
    9. Anatomy and Physiology of Pregnancy
    10. Nursing Care of the Family During Pregnancy
    11. Maternal and Fetal Nutrition
    12. Assessment of High Risk Pregnancy
    13. High Risk Perinatal Care: Preexisting Conditions
    14. High Risk Perinatal Care: Gestational Conditions
    15. UNIT 4 CHILDBIRTH

    16. Labor and Birth Processes
    17. Pain Management
    18. Fetal Assessment During Labor
    19. Nursing Care of the Family During Labor and Birth
    20. Labor and Birth Complications
    21. UNIT 5 POSTPARTUM PERIOD

    22. Maternal Physiologic Changes
    23. Nursing Care of the Family during the Postpartum Period
    24. Transition to Parenthood
    25. Postpartum Complications
    26. UNIT 6 NEWBORN

    27. Physiologic Adaptations of the Newborn
    28. Nursing Care of the Newborn and Family
    29. Newborn Nutrition and Feeding
    30. The High Risk Newborn
    31. PART 2 PEDIATRIC NURSING

      UNIT 7 CHILDREN, THEIR FAMILIES, AND THE NURSE

    32. 21st Century Pediatric Nursing
    33. Family, Social, Cultural, and Religious Influences on Child Health Promotion
    34. Developmental and Genetic Influences on Child Health Promotion
    35. UNIT 8 ASSESSMENT OF THE CHILD AND FAMILY

    36. Communication, History, and Physical Assessment
    37. Pain Assessment and Management
    38. UNIT 9 HEALTH PROMOTION AND SPECIAL HEALTH PROBLEMS

    39. The Infant and Family
    40. The Toddler and Family
    41. The Preschooler and Family
    42. The School-Age Child and Family
    43. The Adolescent and Family
    44. UNIT 10 SPECIAL NEEDS, ILLNESS, AND HOSPITALIZATION

    45. Chronic Illness, Disability, and End-of-Life Care
    46. Cognitive and Sensory Impairment
    47. Family-Centered Care of the Child During Illness and Hospitalization
    48. Pediatric Variations of Nursing Interventions
    49. UNIT 11 HEALTH PROBLEMS OF CHILDREN

    50. Respiratory Dysfunction
    51. Gastrointestinal Dysfunction
    52. Cardiovascular Dysfunction
    53. Hematologic and Immunologic Dysfunction
    54. Genitourinary Dysfunction
    55. Cerebral Dysfunction
    56. Endocrine Dysfunction
    57. Integumentary Dysfunction
    58. Musculoskeletal or Articular Dysfunction
    59. Neuromuscular or Muscular Dysfunction

    Appendix A: Growth Measurements

    Appendix B: Common Laboratory Tests

    Appendix C: Pediatric Vital Signs and Parameters

  • Shannon E. Perry, RN, PhD, FAAN, Professor Emerita, School of Nursing, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA, Marilyn J. Hockenberry, PhD, RN-CS, PNP, FAAN, Bessie Baker Distinguished Professor of Nursing
    Professor of Pediatrics
    Chair, Duke Institutional Review Board
    Duke University
    Durham, NC, Deitra Leonard Lowdermilk, RNC, PhD, FAAN, Clinical Professor Emerita, School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC and David Wilson, MS, RN, C(INC), Staff
    PALS Coordinator
    Children's Hospital at Saint Francis
    Tulsa, OK
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