Maternal-Child Nursing

Author: Emily Slone McKinney,Sharon Smith Murray,Susan Rowen James,Kristine Nelson

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1437727751

Category: Medical

Page: 1576

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Ideal for accelerated maternity and pediatrics courses, Maternal-Child Nursing, 4th Edition is filled with user-friendly features to help you quickly master essential concepts and skills. It offers completely updated content that's easy to read and understand. Plus, active learning tools give you the chance to practice applying your knowledge and make learning fun! Critical Thinking Exercises allow you to apply your knowledge to realistic clinical situations. Nursing care plans assist you with applying the nursing process to plan individualized care for the most common maternity and pediatric conditions. Critical to Remember boxes summarize and highlight essential, need-to-know information. Communication Cues provide practical tips for effective verbal and nonverbal communication with patients and families. Clinical Reference sections in pediatric chapters present information relevant to each body system, including anatomy and physiology, differences in the pediatric patient, and related laboratory and diagnostic tests. Integrated electronic features match icons in the text, so you can use print and electronic resources more effectively together. Using Research to Improve Practice boxes help you determine proper care to reinforce best practice. Spanish translations are included for phrases commonly encountered with maternity and pediatric patients. Improved design makes the text easier to read, and up-to-date photos ensure accuracy.

Maternal Child Nursing Care

Author: Shannon E. Perry,Marilyn J. Hockenberry,Deitra Leonard Lowdermilk

Publisher: Mosby

ISBN: 9780323549387

Category: Medical

Page: 1535

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Get the accurate, practical information you need to succeed in the classroom, the clinical setting, and on the NCLEX-RN� examination. Written by the foremost experts in maternity and pediatric nursing, the user-friendly Maternal Child Nursing Care, 6th Edition provides both instructors and students with just the right amount of maternity and pediatric content. This new edition includes updated case studies within Nursing Care Plans, as well as a new chapter on pediatric cancer. Focus on the family throughout emphasizes the influence of the entire family in health and illness. Focus on the family throughout emphasizes the influence of the entire family in health and illness. Expert authors of the market-leading maternity and pediatric nursing textbooks combine to ensure delivery of the most accurate, up-to-date content. Critical thinking case studies offer you opportunities to test and develop your analytical skills and apply knowledge in various settings. Nursing Care Plans include rationales for interventions and provide you with an overview and specific guidelines for delivering effective nursing care. Nursing Alerts highlight critical information that you need to know when treating patients. Guidelines boxes outline nursing procedures in an easy-to-follow format. Emergency boxes in the maternity unit guide you through step-by-step emergency procedures. Home Care boxes detail important information that you need to deliver care to patients and families in the home setting. 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. Community Focus boxes emphasize community issues, provide resources and guidance, and illustrate nursing care in a variety of settings. Patient Teaching boxes in the maternity unit highlight important information nurses need to communicate to patients and families. Cultural Competence boxes equip you with the knowledge you need to deliver culturally competent care.\ Family-Centered Care boxes draw attention to the needs or concerns of families that you should consider to provide family-centered care. Medication Guides serve as an important reference of drugs and their interactions. NEW! New chapter on pediatric cancer gives you the most up-to-date information on the latest topics. EXPANDED! Additional information on sexuality in the maternity section. EXPANDED! More content on spirituality in the family, culture, and spiritual chapters. EXPANDED and UPDATED! New content about LBGTQ+ included in the Transition to Parenthood chapter. NEW! Information on victims of sexual abuse as parents and human trafficking helps prepare you to handle these delicate issues. NEW and UPDATED! Case studies emphasize interprofessional care, demonstrating how nursing must collaborate with other health care disciplines to provide the most comprehensive care possible to women and children. UPDATED! Nursing Care Plans now incorporate case studies to personalize interventions and promote critical thinking.

Clinical Pocket Companion for Maternal-Child Nursing Care

Author: Susan L Ward,Shelton M Hisley

Publisher: F.A. Davis

ISBN: 0803623720

Category: Medical

Page: 768

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Here’s the clinical information you need at your fingertips to provide safe, effective, and compassionate care in maternity and pediatric clinical settings. Full-color images of nursing skills and procedures as well as tools and charts make bedside reference easy.

Study Guide for Maternal-Child Nursing

Author: Emily Slone McKinney,Sharon Smith Murray

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323478689

Category: Medical

Page: 400

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Learn to apply the knowledge you gain from Maternal-Child Nursing, 5th Edition to real-world scenarios with this user-friendly study guide. Specifically designed to parallel the material in the McKinney text, it’s full of hands-on learning exercises, practical activities, and valuable review of essential concepts and skills to help cement your understanding of maternity and pediatric nursing care and apply that knowledge to the clinical world. Revised review questions reflect the study guide’s updated content and allow you to quickly check your understanding of text material. Learning exercises include matching, short answer, fill-in-the-blank, and true/false questions to test your knowledge of the important material from each chapter. Expanded critical thinking exercises further test your critical thinking and decision making skills. Case studies and critical thinking exercises help you apply theoretical knowledge to real-life situations. Suggested learning activities for community and clinical settings enhance your understanding of the content. NEW! Completely updated content matches the textbook and provides a comprehensive review of essential maternal-child concepts and skills.

Maternal Child Nursing Care - E-Book

Author: Shannon E. Perry,Marilyn J. Hockenberry,Deitra Leonard Lowdermilk,David Wilson

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323096085

Category: Medical

Page: 1728

View: 9817

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Written by the foremost experts in maternity and pediatric nursing, Maternal Child Nursing Care, 5th Edition offers the accurate, practical information you need to succeed in the classroom, the clinical setting, and on the NCLEX® examination. This new edition offers numerous content updates throughout the text to keep you up-to-date on the latest topics and best practices. Plus hundreds of illustrations, alert boxes, and tables clarify key content and help you quickly find essential information. 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. 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 your analytical skills and apply knowledge in various settings. Emergency boxes in the maternity unit guide you through step-by-step emergency procedures. Expert authors of the market-leading maternity and pediatric nursing textbooks combine to ensure delivery of the most accurate, up-to-date content. Family-Centered Care boxes highlight the needs or concerns of families that you should consider to provide family-centered care. NEW! Content updates throughout the text give you the latest information on topics such as the late preterm infant, fetal heart rate pattern identification, obesity in the pregnant woman, shaken baby syndrome/traumatic brain injury, Healthy People 2020, car restraints, immunizations, and childhood obesity. NEW! Updated Evidence-Based Practice boxes including QSEN KSAs (knowledge, skills, attitudes) provide the most current practice guidelines to promote quality care. 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.

Study Guide for Maternal Child Nursing Care

Author: Shannon E. Perry,Marilyn J. Hockenberry,Deitra Leonard Lowdermilk,David Wilson

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323293948

Category: Medical

Page: 320

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Master content from the textbook with this helpful study tool! Designed to accompany Perry's Maternal Child Nursing Care, 4th Edition, this workbook will assist students in understanding and applying material from each chapter in the text.

Maternal-Child Nursing Care

Optimizing Outcomes for Mothers, Children, and Families

Author: Susan L. Ward,Shelton M. Hisley

Publisher: F A Davis Company

ISBN: 9780803628137

Category: Medical

Page: 1207

View: 8296

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AJN Book of the Year 2009 The ENHANCED, REVISED, REPRINT of Maternal-Child Care Nursing is the same great book that won an AJN Book-of-the-Year Award... made even better with the feedback we received from instructors across the country and Canada. BONUS! The Women's Health Companion, packaged with every copy of the book, is a $29.00 value that's absolutely FREE when you purchase the ENHANCED, REVISED, REPRINT. It's a complete guide to the role of the nurse in promoting women's health. From class to clinical through NCLEX to practice, it presents all of the information nursing students need to know and shows them how to apply it in both traditional and community settings. There are even teaching and learning resources for this content online at DavisPlus. The perfect balance of maternal and childnursing care in a new textbook conceivedand written to be a combination textbook!An extensive review by nursing educatorsensures that it offers just the right depthand breadth of coverage for students intoday's maternity/pediatric courses.Its unique emphasis on optimizing outcomes,evidence-based practice, and researchsupports the goal of caring for women,families and children not only in traditionalhospital settings, but also wherever theylive, work, study, or play. Clear, concise,and easy to follow, the content is organizedaround four major themes, holisticcare, critical thinking, validating practice,and tools for care that help students tolearn and apply the material.

Maternal-Child Nursing Test Success

An Unfolding Case Study Review

Author: Frances H. Cornelius, PhD, MSN, RN-BC, CNE,Ruth A. Wittmann-Price, PhD, RN, CNE, CHSE, ANEF

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 0826141579

Category: Medical

Page: 394

View: 9721

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Based on a philosophy of active learning, this innovative and refreshing study aid is designed to help students learn the fundamentals of maternal-child nursing through unfolding case studies. Nursing content is woven into vivid case vignettes that evolve over time, thus engaging students and helping them develop critical thinking and clinical decision-making skills. The text also serves as a comprehensive workbook for students preparing for the NCLEX-RN®. It is the only maternal-child nursing review text to integrate content with practice and professional responsibilities to foster an engrossing real-world learning experience. The case vignettes are based on actual cases and incorporate all core content topics (assessment, planning, intervention, and evaluation of patient care) for maternal-child nursing and NCLEX-RN® success. The book includes multiple choice, matching, true/false and calculation questions, each related to the unfolding clinical situation. Exercise answers with rationale appear at the end of each chapter. References at the end of the book facilitate self-remediation. Nurse-educators will also find this resource helpful for simulation experiences, classroom cases, group projects, and clinical conferences. Key Features: Reviews maternal-child nursing core content for course learning and test review prep, as well as for NCLEX-RN® success Uses unfolding, real-life case vignettes to integrate core content with practice and professional responsibilities Covers all types of NCLEX-style questions for greater test familiarity Incorporates online resources for use in clinical settings Develops critical thinking skills to help students "think like a nurse"

Maternal-child Nursing Care

Author: Mary Ann Towle,Ellise D. Adams

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780131136274

Category: Medical

Page: 952

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This book provides need-to-know information and skills for LPN/LVN related to maternal and pediatric nursing both as a textbook and as a later reference in an easy-to-read and understand format.

Maternal Child Nursing Care in Canada - E-Book

Author: Shannon E Perry

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1771720832

Category:

Page: N.A

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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.

Maternal and Child Nursing Care

Author: Marcia L. London,Patricia W. Ladewig,Michele Davidson,Ruth C. Bindler,Jane W. Ball,Kay Cowen

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780134167220

Category:

Page: 1752

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"For courses in maternal and child nursing care in any nursing program" Help students think like nurses with 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. Also available with MyNursingLab(r) MyNursingLab is an an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program designed to engage students in the Maternal/Newborn Nursing course and improve results. Its guided learning path is proven to help students think like a nurse as they move beyond memorization to true understanding through application. NOTE: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyNursingLab does not come packaged with this content. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyNursingLab, search for: 0134449711/ 9780134449715 "Maternal & Child Nursing Care" Plus MyNursingLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package, 5/e consists of 0134167228 / 9780134167220 "Maternal & Child Nursing Care" 0134449045 / 9780134449043 MyNursingLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card -- for "Maternal & Child Nursing Care" "

Maternal and Child Health Nursing

Care of the Childbearing and Childrearing Family

Author: Adele Pillitteri

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1469833220

Category: Medical

Page: 1744

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This highly respected book helps students develop the technical skills and broad understanding vital for effective practice while ensuring they never lose sight of the importance of compassion in their role as nurses. Presenting maternal-newborn and child health care not as two separate disciplines but as a continuum of knowledge, Maternal and Child Health Nursing, Seventh Edition views the experience of wellness and illness as family-centered events and pregnancy and childbirth as periods of wellness in a woman’s life. Consistently linking theory with application to bring clinical concepts to life and using a nursing process framework to help students prepare for effective practice, this Seventh Edition adds new chapter-ending case studies, an expanded focus on culture and families, the latest QSEN content, and more. In addition, this edition is supported by PrepU’s adaptive quizzing, DocuCare’s educational electronic health record software, and a fully updated Study Guide.

Maternal-child Nursing

Author: Susan Rowen James,Sharon Smith Murray

Publisher: Saunders

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 1655

View: 6490

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Engaging and easy to read, this concise textbook offers just the right level of maternity and pediatric nursing coverage. It provides a solid foundation in normal body function, then builds on that knowledge to help you understand how to modify nursing care when the unexpected arises. Clear writing and interactive learning tools (including video and animation) reinforce key concepts and encourage you to think critically and apply what you've learned. Critical to Remember boxes highlight "need to know" information for quick and easy access. Critical Thinking Exercises challenge you to apply critical thinking and problem-solving skills to realistic clinical scenarios. Illustrated Procedure boxes provide clear, step-by-step instructions for performing key clinical nursing tasks. Nursing Care Plans in every clinical chapter help you learn to use the nursing process to develop individualized care for maternity and pediatric patients. Communications Cues provide practical verbal and nonverbal tips for communicating effectively with patients and families. Want to Know boxes offer helpful patient teaching guidelines. Photo Stories use engaging pictures to demonstrate the types of care nurses provide in a variety of clinical settings. Pathophysiology boxes in pediatric chapters provide illustrated overviews of common disorders. Companion CD-ROM contains video clips, 3-D animations, illustrated skills, case studies with critical thinking questions, NCLEX® examination-style review questions, and an audio glossary complete with Spanish pronunciations. Evolve Student Resources Website offers up-to-date web links, video clips, resources for health care providers, review questions, and a variety of interactive exercises. Integrated electronic features match icons in the text, so you can use print and electronic resources more effectively together. Using Research to Improve Practice boxes help you determine proper care to reinforce best practice. Spanish translations are included for phrases commonly encountered with maternity and pediatric patients. Improved design makes the text easier to read, and up-to-date photos ensure accuracy.

Maternal-Child Nursing Care Optimizing Outcomes for Mothers, Children, & Families

Author: Susan Ward,Shelton Hisley

Publisher: F.A. Davis

ISBN: 0803644906

Category: Medical

Page: 1765

View: 9132

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It offers the perfect balance of maternal and child nursing care with the right depth and breadth of coverage for students in today’s maternity/pediatric courses. A unique emphasis on optimizing outcomes, evidence-based practice, and research supports the goal of caring for women, families and children, not only in traditional hospital settings, but also wherever they live, work, study, or play. Clear, concise, and easy to follow, the content is organized around four major themes, holistic care, critical thinking, validating practice, and tools for care that help students to learn and apply the material.

Clinical Skills Manual for Maternity and Pediatric Nursing

Author: Marcia L London,Patricia W Ladewig,Michele Davidson,Jane W Ball,Ruth C Bindler

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 0134414063

Category: Medical

Page: 272

View: 4617

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This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. The all-in-one resource for maternal-newborn and pediatric nursing skills Designed for both the nursing student and the practitioner, Clinical Skills Manual for Maternity and Pediatric Nursing can serve as both a text companion and an essential reference for step-by-step procedures in clinical settings. Showcasing more than 150 skills commonly performed on childbearing women, newborns, and children, this portable reference guides the reader through protective methods, pain assessment and management, administration of medicine and irrigation, physical assessment, and other information crucial to nurses using full-color photographs and rationales. Throughout the manual, boxes and tables highlight important safety issues, growth and development considerations, teaching for families, and clinical tips. Appendices provide information on growth grids and calculation of body surface area for medication administration.

Legal Aspects of Maternal Child Nursing Practice

Concepts and Strategies in Risk Management

Author: Sandra L. Gardner,Mary I. Enzman Hagedorn

Publisher: Addison Wesley Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780805327847

Category: Social Science

Page: 278

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There is a trend toward greater nursing liability due to tort reform, the increased litigiousness of society, & increased professional accountability for nursing practice. Legal Aspects of Maternal-Child Nursing Practice gives instructors, students, & professional nurses a better understanding of these legal issues & how to prevent risk. As the practicing nurse is often the main line of defense against patient injury & legal liability, this text offers a model for professional nursing practice to help nurses actively prevent injury & legal liability. Features * Co-editors have over 25 years of experience in reviewing nursing malpractice cases. * Many expert & well-known contributors are featured to provide a complete bedside risk management system for use in a variety of inpatient & outpatient settings. * A conceptual overview of risk management, quality assurance, & total quality management prepares the nurse to take a proactive approach to preventing injury & litigation. * Actual legal cases are used to demonstrate appropriate risk management intervention strategies in three key specialty areas: Obstetrical, Neonatal, & Pediatrics. Contents Section I: A Conceptual Overview Chapter 1: Accountability for Professional Nursing Practice * Chapter 2: Empowering Women: A Theoretical Perspective * Chapter 3: Empowering Women in the Practice Setting * Chapter 4: Maternal-Child Nursing & the Law * Chapter 5: Risk Management & Continuous Quality Improvement * Chapter 6: A Model for Professional Nursing Practice Section II: Model Application in Obstetrical Care Chapter 7: Low-Risk Obstetrical Care * Chapter 8: High-Risk Obstetrical Care Section III: Model Application in Neonatal Care Chapter 9: Low-Risk Neonatal Care: Level I Nursery * Chapter 10: Medium-Risk Neonatal Care: Level II Nursery * Chapter 11: High-Risk Neonatal Care: Level III Nursery Section IV: Model Application in Pediatric Care Chapter 12: Outpatient Pediatric Care * Chapter 13: Inpatient Pediatric Care * Chapter 14: Intensive Pediatric Care Appendix A: NANDA Nursing Diagnoses Appendix B: Professional Nursing Organizations Appendix C: High Risk Factors

Maternal-Child Nursing

Author: CTI Reviews

Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

ISBN: 1467289213

Category: Education

Page: 228

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Facts101 is your complete guide to Maternal-Child Nursing. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

Maternal Child Nursing Care

Author: Karen A. Piotrowski,Donna L. Wong,Shannon E. Perry,Anne Rath Rentfro,Marilyn J. Hockenberry

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated

ISBN: 9780323017039

Category: Medical

Page: 445

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Designed to help students master the essential maternity and pediatric nursing content presented in Maternal/Child Nursing Care, 2nd Edition, this comprehensive Study Guide provides students with additional self-study aids and learning challenges. A variety of chapter activities and critical thinking exercises offer a hands-on approach to applying the knowledge and information found inside the main book.