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Olds' Maternal-Newborn Nursing & Women's Health Across the Lifespan, 10th edition

  • Michele Davidson
  • Marcia London
  • Patricia Ladewig

Published by Pearson (May 20th 2015) - Copyright © 2016

10th edition

Overview

This family-focused text that provides comprehensive coverage of maternal-newborn nursing and women’s health with special attention to evidence-based practice, cultural competence, critical thinking, professionalism, patient education, and home/community care. Accurate, readable, personal, and engaging, OLDS' MATERNAL-NEWBORN NURSING & WOMEN'S HEALTH ACROSS THE LIFESPAN, 9/e reflects a deep understanding of pregnancy and birth as normal life processes, and of family members as partners in care. This edition includes a deeper discussion of childbirth at risk; four new nursing care plans; updated coverage of contraception, complementary/alternative therapies, and much more. New teaching features include Professionalism in Practice and Health Promotion Education boxes, Clinical Judgment case studies, and Critical Thinking questions. This edition also aligns more closely with AACN’s Essentials of Baccalaureate Education for Professional Nursing Practice. 

 

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Table of contents

UNIT 1: Contemporary Maternal-Newborn Nursing

  1. Current Issues in Maternal-Newborn Nursing
  2. Care of the Family in a Culturally Diverse Society

UNIT 2: Women’s Health

  1. Health Promotion of Women Across the Lifespan
  2. Women's Health: Family Planning
  3. Women's Health: Commonly Occurring Infections ¿
  4. Women's Health Problems
  5. Women's Care: Social Issues
  6. Violence Against Women

UNIT 3: Human Reproduction ¿¿¿¿

  1. The Reproductive System
  2. Conception and Fetal Development
  3. Special Reproductive Concerns: Infertility and Genetics

UNIT 4: Pregnancy

  1. Physical and Psychologic Changes of Pregnancy
  2. Antepartum Nursing Assessment
  3. The Expectant Family: Needs and Care
  4. Adolescent Pregnancy
  5. Maternal Nutrition
  6. Pregnancy at Risk: Pregestational Problems
  7. Pregnancy at Risk: Gestational Onset
  8. Assessment of Fetal Well-Being

UNIT 5: Birth

  1. Processes and Stages of Labor and Birth
  2. Intrapartum Nursing Assessment
  3. The Family in Childbirth: Needs and Care
  4. Pharmacologic Pain Management
  5. Childbirth at Risk: Prelabor Complications
  6. Childbirth at Risk: Labor-Related Complications
  7. Birth-Related Procedures

UNIT 6: The Newborn

  1. Physiologic Responses of the Newborn to Birth ¿
  2. Nursing Assessment of the Newborn
  3. The Normal Newborn: Needs and Care
  4. Newborn Nutrition
  5. The Newborn at Risk: Conditions Present at Birth
  6. The Newborn at Risk: Birth-Related Stressors

UNIT 7: Postpartum

  1. Postpartum Family Adaptation and Nursing Assessment
  2. The Postpartum Family: Needs and Care
  3. Home Care of the Postpartum Family
  4. Grief and Loss in the Childbearing Family ¿
  5. The Postpartum Family at Risk ¿

APPENDICES (ML)

  1. Common Abbreviations in Maternal-Newborn and Women’s Health Nursing
  2. Conversions and Equivalents
  3. Spanish Translations of English Phrases
  4. Guidelines for Working with Deaf Clients and Interpreters
  5. Sign Language for Healthcare Professionals
  6. Actions and Effects of Selected Drugs During Breastfeeding

GLOSSARY
INDEX

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