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Maternity and Women's Health Care. Edition No. 12

  • ID: 4768359
  • Book
  • October 2019
  • Region: Global
  • 896 Pages
  • Elsevier Health Science
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Stay up-to-date with the latest in women's health! Maternity and Women's Health Care, 12th Edition provides evidence-based coverage of everything you need to know about caring for women of childbearing age. The new edition is thoroughly updated and consistent with the NCLEX® test plan, focusing on prioritization of care and how best to work among interprofessional teams. As in previous editions, this text emphasizes childbearing concerns like newborn care, wellness promotion and the management of women's health problems. The 12th edition integrates the continuum of care throughout, focusing on the importance of understanding family, culture, and community-based care along with new medication alerts, future trends in contraception, human trafficking, the zika virus, and more! Content on many high-risk conditions has been updated to reflect newly published guidelines.

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1.  21st Century Maternity and Women's Health Nursing
2.  Community Care: The Family and Culture
3.  Nursing and Genomics
4.  Assessment and Health Promotion
5.  Violence Against Women
6.  Reproductive System Concerns
7.  Sexually Transmitted and Other Infections
8.  Contraception and Abortion
9.  Infertility
10.  Problems of the Breast
11. Structural Disorders and Neoplasms of the Reproductive System
12.  Conception and Fetal Development
13.  Anatomy and Physiology of Pregnancy
14.  Nursing Care of the Family During Pregnancy
15.  Maternal and Fetal Nutrition
16. Labor and Birth Processes
17.  Maximizing Comfort For The Laboring Woman
18.  Fetal Assessment During Labor
19. Nursing Care of the Family During Labor and Birth
20. Postpartum Physiologic Changes
21. Nursing Care of the Family During the Postpartum Period
22. Transition to Parenthood
23. Physiologic and Behavioral Adaptations of the Newborn
24. Nursing Care of the Newborn and Family
25. Newborn Nutrition and Feeding
26.  Assessment of High Risk Pregnancy
27. Hypertensive Disorders
28. Hemorrhagic Disorders
29. Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders
30. Medical-Surgical Disorders
31. Mental Health Disorders and Substance Abuse
32. Labor and Birth Complications
33. Postpartum Complications
34. Nursing Care of the High-Risk Newborn
35. Acquired Problems of the Newborn
36. Hemolytic Disorders and Congenital Anomalies
37. Perinatal Loss, Bereavement, and Grief
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Lowdermilk, Deitra Leonard Clinical Professor Emerita, School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC.

Perry, Shannon E. Professor Emerita, School of Nursing, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA.

Cashion, Mary Catherine Clinical Nurse Specialist, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, USA.

Alden, Kathryn Rhodes Clinical Associate Professor, School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC.

Olshansky, Ellen Professor and Chair, Department of Nursing, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California.
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