Foundations of Maternal-Newborn and Women's Health Nursing - Binder Ready, 7th Edition

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By Sharon Smith Murray, MSN, RN, C and Emily Slone McKinney, MSN, RN, C
ISBN
9780323639613
Publication Date
23-02-2018
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  • Unfolding case studies help you apply what you've learned to practice.
  • Safety checks integrated into the content help you develop competencies related to safe nursing practice.
  • Critical Thinking exercises focus on clinical situations designed to test your skills in prioritizing and critical thinking.
  • UPDATED Evidence-Based Practice boxes highlight the latest research and the most current QSEN (Quality and Safety Education for Nurses) practice guidelines for quality care.
  • Chapter summaries appear at the end of each chapter and help you review core content in each chapter while on the go.
  • Patient teaching boxes provide teaching guidelines, including communication guides, directed at patients and families.
  • Critical to Remember boxes highlight and summarize need-to-know information.
  • Nursing Care Plans help you apply the nursing process to clinical situations.
  • UPDATED Drug guides list important indications, adverse reactions, and nursing considerations for the most commonly used medications.
  • Procedure boxes provide clear instructions for performing common maternity skills, with rationales for each step.
  • UNIQUE! Therapeutic Communications boxes present realistic nurse-patient dialogues, identifying communication techniques and showing to respond when encountering communication blocks.
  • Knowledge check helps you assess your mastery of key content.
  • Glossary provides definitions of all key terms.

Binder-Ready Edition: This loose-leaf copy of the full text is a convenient, accessible, and customizable alternative to the bound book. With this binder-ready edition, you can personalize the text to match your unique study needs!

Make sure you fully understand how to care for women and newborns! Foundations of Maternal-Newborn and Women's Health Nursing, 7th Edition integrates essential maternity information into the overall continuum of nursing care to show how to provide safe care in the clinical setting. With easy-to-understand language, this updated text uses evidence-based guidelines and step-by-step instructions for assessments and interventions to help you quickly master key skills and techniques. Also emphasized is the importance of understanding family, communication, culture, patient teaching, and clinical decision making. This edition reflects the latest QSEN competencies, and the accompanying Evolve website includes review questions to prepare students for the NCLEX® exam!


Key Features
  • Unfolding case studies help you apply what you've learned to practice.
  • Safety checks integrated into the content help you develop competencies related to safe nursing practice.
  • Critical Thinking exercises focus on clinical situations designed to test your skills in prioritizing and critical thinking.
  • UPDATED Evidence-Based Practice boxes highlight the latest research and the most current QSEN (Quality and Safety Education for Nurses) practice guidelines for quality care.
  • Chapter summaries appear at the end of each chapter and help you review core content in each chapter while on the go.
  • Patient teaching boxes provide teaching guidelines, including communication guides, directed at patients and families.
  • Critical to Remember boxes highlight and summarize need-to-know information.
  • Nursing Care Plans help you apply the nursing process to clinical situations.
  • UPDATED Drug guides list important indications, adverse reactions, and nursing considerations for the most commonly used medications.
  • Procedure boxes provide clear instructions for performing common maternity skills, with rationales for each step.
  • UNIQUE! Therapeutic Communications boxes present realistic nurse-patient dialogues, identifying communication techniques and showing to respond when encountering communication blocks.
  • Knowledge check helps you assess your mastery of key content.
  • Glossary provides definitions of all key terms.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
ISBN 9780323639613
Product Format Book
Publication Date 2018
Author Information By Sharon Smith Murray, MSN, RN, C, Professor Emerita, Health Professions, Golden West College, Huntington Beach, CA and Emily Slone McKinney, MSN, RN, C, Baylor Healthcare System, Dallas, TX
Table of Content

PART I:  FOUNDATIONS FOR NURSING CARE OF THE CHILDBEARING FAMILIES
1. Maternity and Women's Health Care Today
2. Social, Ethical and Legal Issues
3. Reproductive Anatomy and Physiology
4. Hereditary and Environmental Influences on Childbearing

PART II: THE FAMILY BEFORE BIRTH
5. Conception and Prenatal Development
6. Maternal Adaptations to Pregnancy
7. Antepartum Assessment, Care and Education
8. Nutrition for Childbearing
9. Assessing the Fetus
10. Complications of Pregnancy
11. The Childbearing Family with Special Needs

PART III: THE FAMILY DURING BIRTH
12. Processes of Birth
13. Pain management during Childbirth
14. Intrapartum Fetal Surveillance
15. Nursing Care During Labor and Birth
16. Intrapartum Complications

PART IV: THE FAMILY FOLLOWING BIRTH
17. Postpartum Adaptations and Nursing Care
18. Postpartum Maternal Complications
19. Normal Newborn: Processes of Adaptation
20. Assessment of the Normal Newborn
21. Care of the Normal Newborn
22. Infant Feeding
23. High-Risk Newborn: Complications Associated with Gestational Age and Development
24. High-Risk Newborn: Acquired and Congenital Conditions

PART VI: WOMEN'S HEALTH CARE
25. Family Planning
26. Infertility
27. Women's Health Care

Appendixes
A. Use of Drugs and Botanical Preparations during Pregnancy and Breastfeeding
B. Answers to Knowledge Check
C. Answers to Critical Thinking Exercises
Glossary

Publication Date 23-02-2018
Stock Status In Stock
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