Maternal & Child Nursing Care, 5th Edition

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Help students think like nurses care for both maternal-newborn and pediatric clients.

As nursing courses are shortened and clinical experiences become more limited, time is increasingly precious to both students and faculty. Designed to support faster, more efficient learning in condensed courses, Maternal & Child Nursing Care presents key content about maternal-newborn nursing, women’s health, and pediatric nursing topics in an accurate, readable way.

Throughout this family-focused text, special attention is paid to health promotion, home/community care, patient and family education, clinical reasoning, evidence-based practice, and cultural competence. Engaging features help readers learn and retain essential concepts in a short period of time. The straightforward approach allows students to focus on what is most important—developing the essential skills and abilities to practice nursing in fast-changing healthcare environments.

MyNursingLab for the Maternal/Newborn Nursing course is an an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program designed to engage students and improve results. Its guided learning path is proven to help students think like nurses as they move beyond memorization to true understanding through application.