Known for its user-friendly, easy-to-understand coverage of complex concepts, this outstanding textbook provides all the information you need to provide competent nursing care to women and newborns. Step-by-step instructions for assessments and interventions help you quickly master key skills and techniques. The importance of understanding family, culture, client teaching, communication, and clinical decision making is emphasized throughout. This edition also features a new title that reflects its expanded coverage of women’s health issues.
Part I: Foundations for Nursing Care of Childbearing Families
Part II: The Family Before Birth
Part III: The Family During Birth
Part IV: The Family Following Birth
Part V: Families at Risk during the Childbearing Period
Part VI: Women’s Health Care