ISBN: 9780323462266
Page Count: 728
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Core Curriculum for Maternal-Newborn Nursing – Elsevier eBook on VitalSource (Retail Access Card), 5th Edition

by AWHONN, Susan Mattson, RNC-OB, CTN, PhD, FAAN and Judy E. Smith, PhD, RNC-WHNP
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AWHONN’s Core Curriculum for Maternal-Newborn Nursing, 5th Edition provides the most up-to-date, accurate information available on today’s maternal-newborn nursing practice. Its concise outline format covers concepts of reproduction, fetal development, normal pregnancy, intrapartum and postpartum periods, the normal newborn, complications in the mother and newborn, and ethical issues. With a fresh focus on patient safety and revised case studies, this clinical guide and certification prep tool features AWHONN-endorsed content for the practice of maternal-newborn nursing.

    • AWHONN-endorsed content makes this the definitive resource in preparing for current practice and specialty nursing certification examinations.
    • Coverage of the full scope of maternal-newborn nursing practice addresses topics, such as: families; ethics; legal issues; research, case management; genetics; and the transition to home and parenthood.
    • Bulleted outline format allows for quick review and reference of key information on the management of pregnant women and their newborns through all stages of care.
    • NEW! Focus on patient safety draws attention to developing competencies related to safe nursing practice.
    • NEW! Content on medication safety, including high alert medications, emphasizes critical drug information that must be considered to provide safe patient care.
    • UPDATED! Extensively revised case studies and review questions reflect the realities of practice and provide testing for certification examinations with realistic patient scenarios.
    • EXPANDED! Updated content throughout gives you the most current practice guidelines to promote quality care.
  • Section I: Reproduction: Fetal and Placental Development
    1. Reproductive Anatomy, Physiology, and the Menstrual Cycle
    2. Genetics
    3. Fetal and Placental Development and Functioning
    Section 2: Normal Pregnancy
    4. Ethnocultural Considerations in the Childbearing Period
    5. Physiology of Pregnancy
    6. Psychology of Pregnancy
    Section 3: Maternal-Fetal Wellbeing
    7. Age-Related Concerns
    8. Antepartum Fetal Assessment
    9. Environmental Hazards
    Section 4: Intrapartum Period
    10. Essential Forces and Factors in Labor
    11. Normal Childbirth
    12. Intrapartum Fetal Assessment
    Section 5: Postpartum Period
    13. Physical and Psychologic Changes
    14. Breastfeeding
    15. Contraception
    Section 6: The Newborn
    16. Transitional Care of the Newborn
    17. The Newborn at Risk
    Section 7: Complications of Childbearing
    18. Intimate Partner Violence
    19. Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy
    20. Maternal Infections
    21. Hemorrhagic Disorders
    22. Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders
    23. Trauma and Surgery in Pregnancy
    24. Substance Abuse in Pregnancy
    25. Other Medical Complications
    26. Labor and Delivery at Risk
    27. Postpartum Complications
    Section 8: Ethics and Issues
    28. Ethics
  • AWHONN, Susan Mattson, RNC-OB, CTN, PhD, FAAN, Professor Emerita, College of Nursing and Healthcare Innovation, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ and Judy E. Smith, PhD, RNC-WHNP, Professor, School of Nursing, California State University-Long Beach, Long Beach, CA
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