ISBN: 9781771720366
Page Count: 1888
Imprint: Mosby
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Maternal Child Nursing Care in Canada, 2nd 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), Lisa Keenan-Lindsay, RN, MN, PNC(C), LCCE and Cheryl A Sams, RN, BScN, MSN
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Featuring the most accurate, current, and clinically relevant information available, Maternal Child Nursing Care in Canada, 2nd Edition, combines essential maternity and pediatric nursing information in one text. The promotion of wellness and the care for women experiencing common health concerns throughout the lifespan, care in childbearing, as well as the health care of children and child development in the context of the family. Health problems including physiological dysfunctions and children with special needs and illnesses are also featured. This text provides a family-centred care approach that recognizes the importance of collaboration with families when providing care.

    • 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.
    • Nursing Alerts point students to critical information that must be considered in providing care.
    • 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 analytical skills and apply knowledge in various settings.
    • Emergency boxes guide you through step-by-step emergency procedures.
    • Family-Centred Teaching boxes highlight the needs or concerns of families that you should consider to provide family-centred care.
    • NEW! Content updates throughout the text give you the latest information on topics such as perinatal standards, mental health issues during pregnancy, developmental and neurological issues in pediatrics, new guidelines including SOGC, and CAPWHN, 
    • NEW! Increased coverage on health care in the LGBTQ community and First Nations, Metis, and Inuit population
    • 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: Maternal Child Nursing
    Unit 1: Introduction to Maternal Child Nursing
    1. Contemporary Maternal Child Nursing in Canada
    2. The Family and Culture
    3. Community Care
    Part 2: Perinatal Nursing
    Unit 2: Introduction to Perinatal Nursing
    4. Perinatal Nursing in Canada
    Unit 3: Women’s Health
    5. Health Promotion
    6. Health Assessment
    7. Reproductive Health
    8. Infertility, Contraception, and Abortion
    Unit 4: Pregnancy
    9. Preconception, Genetics, Conception, and Fetal Development
    10. Anatomy and Physiology of Pregnancy
    11. Nursing Care During Pregnancy
    12. Maternal and Fetal Nutrition
    13. Pregnancy Risk Factors and Assessment: Maternal and Fetal
    14. Pregnancy at Risk: Gestational Conditions
    15. Pregnancy at Risk: Pre-existing Conditions
    Unit 5: Childbirth
    16. Labour and Birth Processes
    17. Nursing Care of the Family During Labour and Birth
    18. Pain Management during Labour
    19. Fetal Health Surveillance During Labour
    20. Labour and Birth at Risk
    Unit 6: Postpartum Period
    21. Maternal Physiological Changes
    22. Nursing Care of the Family During the Postpartum Period
    23. Transition to Parenthood
    24. Postpartum Complications
    Unit 7: Newborn
    25. Physiological Adaptations of the Newborn
    26. Nursing Care of the Newborn and Family
    27. Newborn Nutrition and Feeding
    28. Infants with Gestational Age-Related Problems
    29. The Newborn at Risk: Acquired and Congenital Problems
    Part 3: Pediatric Nursing
    Unit 8: Children, Their Families, and the Nurse
    30. Pediatric Nursing in Canada
    31. Family, Social, Cultural, and Religious Influences on Child Health Promotion
    32. Developmental Influences on Child Health Promotion
    Unit 9: Assessment of the Child and Family
    33. Communication, History, Physical, and Developmental Assessment
    34. Pain Assessment and Management
    Unit 10: Health Promotion and Special Health Problems
    35. The Infant and Family
    36. The Toddler and Family
    37. The Preschooler and Family
    38. The School-Age Child and Family
    39. The Adolescent and Family
    Unit 11: Special Needs, Illness, and Hospitalization
    40. Chronic Illness, Disability, and End-of-Life Care
    41. Cognitive and Sensory Impairment
    42. Family-Centred Home Care
    43. Reaction to Illness and Hospitalization
    44. Pediatric Variations of Nursing Interventions
    Unit 12: Health Problems of Children
    45. Respiratory Dysfunction
    46. Gastrointestinal Dysfunction
    47. Cardiovascular Dysfunction
    48. Hematological and Immunological Dysfunction
    49. Genitourinary Dysfunction
    50. Cerebral Dysfunction
    51. Endocrine Dysfunction
    52. Integumentary Dysfunction
    53. Musculoskeletal or Articular Dysfunction
    54. Neuromuscular or Muscular Dysfunction
    Appendixes
    A. Eating Well with Canada's Food Guide
    B. Developmental/Sensory Assessment
    C. Growth Measurements
    D. Common Laboratory Tests
    E. 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, David Wilson, MS, RN, C(INC), Staff
    PALS Coordinator
    Children's Hospital at Saint Francis
    Tulsa, OK, Lisa Keenan-Lindsay, RN, MN, PNC(C), LCCE, Professor, School of Health Sciences, Seneca College of Applied Arts and Technology, Toronto, ON and Cheryl A Sams, RN, BScN, MSN, Professor Emerita, School of Health Sciences, Seneca College of Applied Arts and Technology, Toronto, ON
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