cover image - Maternal Child Nursing Care,6th Edition
ISBN: 9780323549387
Page Count: 1568
Imprint: Mosby
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Maternal Child Nursing Care,6th Edition

by Shannon E. Perry, RN, PhD, FAAN, Marilyn J. Hockenberry, PhD, RN-CS, PNP, FAAN, Deitra Leonard Lowdermilk, RNC, PhD, FAAN, David Wilson, MS, RN, C(INC), Kathryn Rhodes Alden, EdD, MSN, RN, IBCLC and Mary Catherine Cashion, RN, BC, MSN
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Get the accurate, practical information you need to succeed in the classroom, the clinical setting, and on the NCLEX-RN® examination. Written by the foremost experts in maternity and pediatric nursing, the user-friendly Maternal Child Nursing Care, 6th Edition provides both instructors and students with just the right amount of maternity and pediatric content. This new edition includes updated case studies within Nursing Care Plans, as well as a new chapter on pediatric cancer. Focus on the family throughout emphasizes the influence of the entire family in health and illness.

    • Focus on the family throughout emphasizes the influence of the entire family in health and illness.
    • Expert authors of the market-leading maternity and pediatric nursing textbooks combine to ensure delivery of the most accurate, up-to-date content.
    • Critical thinking case studies offer you opportunities to test and develop your analytical skills and apply knowledge in various settings.
    • Nursing Care Plans include rationales for interventions and provide you with an overview and specific guidelines for delivering effective nursing care.
    • Nursing Alerts highlight critical information that you need to know when treating patients.
    • Guidelines boxes outline nursing procedures in an easy-to-follow format.
    • Emergency boxes in the maternity unit guide you through step-by-step emergency procedures.
    • Home Care boxes detail important information that you need to deliver care to patients and families in the home setting.
    • 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, provide resources and guidance, and illustrate nursing care in a variety of settings.
    • Patient Teaching boxes in the maternity unit highlight important information nurses need to communicate to patients and families.
    • Cultural Competence boxes equip you with the knowledge you need to deliver culturally competent care.\
    • Family-Centered Care boxes draw attention to the needs or concerns of families that you should consider to provide family-centered care.
    • Medication Guides serve as an important reference of drugs and their interactions.
    • NEW! New chapter on pediatric cancer gives you the most up-to-date information on the latest topics.
    • EXPANDED! Additional information on sexuality in the maternity section.
    • EXPANDED! More content on spirituality in the family, culture, and spiritual chapters.
    • EXPANDED and UPDATED! New content about LBGTQ+ included in the Transition to Parenthood chapter.
    • NEW! Information on victims of sexual abuse as parents and human trafficking helps prepare you to handle these delicate issues.
    • NEW and UPDATED! Case studies emphasize interprofessional care, demonstrating how nursing must collaborate with other health care disciplines to provide the most comprehensive care possible to women and children.
    • UPDATED! Nursing Care Plans now incorporate case studies to personalize interventions and promote critical thinking.
  • PART 1: MATERNITY NURSING

    UNIT 1: INTRODUCTION TO MATERNITY NURSING 1. 21st Century Maternity Nursing

    2. Community Care: The Family and Culture

    UNIT 2: REPRODUCTIVE YEARS 3. Assessment and Health Promotion

    4. Reproductive System Concerns

    5. Infertility, Contraception, and Abortion

    UNIT 3: PREGNANCY 6. Genetics, Conception, and Fetal Development

    7. Anatomy and Physiology of Pregnancy

    8. Nursing Care of the Family During Pregnancy

    9. Maternal and Fetal Nutrition

    10. Assessment of High Risk Pregnancy

    11. High Risk Perinatal Care: Preexisting Conditions

    12. High Risk Perinatal Care: Gestational Conditions

    UNIT 4: CHILDBIRTH 13. Labor and Birth Processes

    14. Pain Management

    15. Fetal Assessment During Labor

    16. Nursing Care of the Family During Labor and Birth

    17. Labor and Birth Complications

    UNIT 5: POSTPARTUM PERIOD 18. Maternal Physiologic Changes

    19. Nursing Care of the Family During the Postpartum Period

    20. Transition to Parenthood

    21. Postpartum Complications

    UNIT 6: NEWBORN 22. Physiologic and Behavioral Adaptations of the Newborn

    23. Nursing Care of the Newborn and Family

    24. Newborn Nutrition and Feeding

    25. The High Risk Newborn

    PART 2: PEDIATRIC NURSING

    UNIT 7: CHILDREN, THEIR FAMILIES, AND THE NURSE 26. 21st Century Pediatric Nursing

    27. Family, Social, Cultural, and Religious Influences on Child Health Promotion

    28. Developmental and Genetic Influences on Child Health Promotion

    UNIT 8 ASSESSMENT OF THE CHILD AND FAMILY 29. Communication, History, and Physical Assessment

    30. Pain Assessment and Management in Children

    UNIT 9 HEALTH PROMOTION AND SPECIAL HEALTH PROBLEMS 31. The Infant and Family

    32. The Toddler and Family

    33. The Preschooler and Family

    34. The School-Age Child and Family

    35. The Adolescent and Family

    UNIT 10: SPECIAL NEEDS, ILLNESS, AND HOSPITALIZATION 36. Impact of Chronic Illness, Disability, or End-of-Life Care for the Child and Family

    37. Impact of Cognitive or Sensory Impairment on the Child and Family

    38. Family-Centered Care of the Child During Illness and Hospitalization

    39. Pediatric Variations of Nursing Interventions

    UNIT 11: HEALTH PROBLEMS OF CHILDREN 40. Respiratory Dysfunction

    41. Gastrointestinal Dysfunction

    42. Cardiovascular Dysfunction

    43. Hematologic and Immunologic Dysfunction

    44. NEW! Cancer

    45. Genitourinary Dysfunction

    46. Cerebral Dysfunction

    47. Endocrine Dysfunction

    48. Musculoskeletal or Articular Dysfunction

    49. Neuromuscular or Muscular Dysfunction

  • 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, David Wilson, MS, RN, C(INC), Staff
    PALS Coordinator
    Children's Hospital at Saint Francis
    Tulsa, OK, Kathryn Rhodes Alden, EdD, MSN, RN, IBCLC, Clinical Associate Professor, School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC and Mary Catherine Cashion, RN, BC, MSN, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, USA
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