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Maternity and Pediatric Nursing 4th Edition PDF

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Focus your course on essential concepts and establish the basis for the sound nursing care of women and children with Maternity and Pediatric Nursing, Fourth Edition. The latest edition of this trusted text has been designed with your curriculum in mind, helping you maximize your class time and establish the knowledge base and critical thinking skills students need to ensure safe, effective maternity and pediatric care and guide women and children toward higher levels of wellness throughout the life cycle.

A nursing process approach provides relevant information in a concise, straightforward manner, streamlining coverage of a broad scope of maternity topics and clearly distinguishing the differences between the care of adults and children. Emphasizing commonly encountered clinical challenges in maternity and pediatric care, this practical text builds students’ ability to anticipate, identify and address problems and provide timely, evidence-based interventions to reduce long-term sequelae.

The updated Fourth Edition readies students for the realities of practice with unfolding case studies and patient stories that hone students’ clinical judgment and challenge them to apply concepts to real-world scenarios they’ll encounter throughout their nursing careers.

Features of Maternity and Pediatric Nursing 4th Edition PDF

  • UPDATED! Cultural considerations throughout the text reflect nurses’ evolving role in global healthcare and help students meet clients’ increasingly diverse needs.
  • UPDATED! Evidence-based research findings familiarize students with the most current practices and interventions.
  • NEW! Healthy People 2030 boxes highlight relevant implications of this U.S. government healthcare initiative on the care of women, mothers, and newborns.
  • Case Studies present concepts in a real-world clinical context to strengthen students’ caregiving capabilities, and accompanying questions boost critical thinking and clinical evaluation skills.
  • Nursing Procedures guide students step by step through commonly performed clinical tasks.
  • Words of Wisdom give students practical, timely insight from experienced professionals on the nursing care of women and newborns.
  • Teaching Guidelines instill confidence to educate clients about various issues in women’s healthcare.
  • Drug Guides provide fast access to actions, indications, and significant nursing implications for commonly used medications.
  • Common Laboratory and Diagnostic Test tables improve students’ diagnostic knowledge for a broad range of disorders.
  • Nursing Care Plans demonstrate each step of the nursing process and outline a guide for delivering care.
  • Comparison Charts clarify easily confused concepts.
  • Concepts in Action animations, available on thePoint, bring physiologic and pathophysiologic concepts to life to reinforce students’ understanding.
  • Consider This! features engage students in commonly encountered real-life scenarios to enhance their critical thinking and clinical reasoning.
  • Take Note! features alert students to potentially critical implications in Chapter content, such as life-threatening scenarios.
  • Learning Objectives help students prioritize information as they learn.
  • Key Terms clarify important terminology that may be new to students.
  • Key Concepts reinforce essential points from each Chapter at a glance.
  • Tables, boxes, and illustrations summarize and reinforce for fast reference.
  • References and websites point students to resources for deeper review and remediation.
  • Chapter worksheets test students’ understanding of Chapter content and highlight areas for further review.

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Table of Contents:-

Chapter 1           Perspectives on Maternal and Child Health Care
Chapter 2           Family-Centered Community-Based Care

Chapter 3           Anatomy and Physiology of the Reproductive System
Chapter 4           Common Reproductive Issues
Chapter 5           Sexually Transmitted Infections
Chapter 6           Disorders of the Breasts
Chapter 7           Benign Disorders of the Female Reproductive Tract
Chapter 8           Cancers of the Female Reproductive Tract
Chapter 9           Violence and Abuse

UNIT 3          PREGNANCY 
Chapter 10         Fetal Development and Genetics
Chapter 11         Maternal Adaptation During Pregnancy
Chapter 12         Nursing Management During Pregnancy

Chapter 13     Labor and Birth Process
Chapter 14     Nursing Management During Labor and Birth

Chapter 15     Postpartum Adaptations
Chapter 16     Nursing Management During the Postpartum Period

UNIT 6          THE NEWBORN 
Chapter 17     Newborn Transitioning
Chapter 18     Nursing Management of the Newborn

Chapter 19     Nursing Management of Pregnancy at Risk: Pregnancy-Related Complications
Chapter 20     Nursing Management of the Pregnancy at Risk: Selected Health Conditions and Vulnerable Populations
Chapter 21     Nursing Management of Labor and Birth at Risk
Chapter 22     Nursing Management of the Postpartum Woman at Risk

Chapter 23     Nursing Care of the Newborn with Special Needs
Chapter 24     Nursing Management of the Newborn at Risk: Acquired and Congenital Newborn Conditions

Chapter          Growth and Development of the Newborn and Infant
Chapter 26     Growth and Development of the Toddler
Chapter 27     Growth and Development of the Preschooler
Chapter 28     Growth and Development of the School-Age Child
Chapter 29     Growth and Development of the Adolescent

Chapter 30     Atraumatic Care of Children and Families
Chapter 31     Health Supervision
Chapter 32     Health Assessment of Children
Chapter 33     Caring for Children in Diverse Settings
Chapter 34     Caring for the Special Needs Child
Chapter 35     Key Pediatric Nursing Interventions
Chapter 36     Pain Management in Children

Chapter 37     Nursing Care of the Child With an Infectious or Communicable Disorder
Chapter 38     Nursing Care of the Child With an Alteration in Intracranial Regulation/Neurologic Disorder
Chapter 39     Nursing Care of the Child With an Alteration in Sensory Perception/Disorder of the Eyes or Ears
Chapter 40     Nursing Care of the Child With an Alteration in Gas Exchange/Respiratory Disorder
Chapter 41     Nursing Care of the Child With an Alteration in Perfusion/Cardiovascular Disorder
Chapter 42     Nursing Care of the Child With an Alteration in Bowel Elimination/Gastrointestinal Disorder
Chapter 43     Nursing Care of the Child With an Alteration in Urinary Elimination/Genitourinary Disorder
Chapter 44     Nursing Care of the Child With an Alteration in Mobility/Neuromuscular or Musculoskeletal Disorder
Chapter 45     Nursing Care of the Child With an Alteration in Tissue Integrity/Integumentary Disorder
Chapter 46     Nursing Care of the Child With an Alteration in Cellular Regulation/Hematologic or Neoplastic Disorder
Chapter 47     Nursing Care of the Child With an Alteration in Immunity or Immunologic Disorder
Chapter 48     Nursing Care of the Child With an Alteration in Metabolism/Endocrine Disorder
Chapter 49     Nursing Care of the Child With an Alteration in Genetics
Chapter 50     Nursing Care of the Child With an Alteration in Behavior, Cognition, or Development
Chapter 51     Nursing Care During a Pediatric Emergency

Appendix A     Standard Laboratory Values
Appendix B     Clinical Paths
Appendix C     Cervical Dilation Chart
Appendix D     Weight Conversion Charts
Appendix E     Breast-Feeding and Medication Use
Appendix F     Blood Pressure Charts for Children and Adolescents
Appendix G     Growth Charts
Appendix H     MyPlate
Appendix I      Down Syndrome Healthcare Guidelines

The Authors

Maternity and Pediatric Nursing 4th Edition PDF

Christina Ricci is an American actress. She is known for playing unconventional characters with a dark edge. Ricci is the recipient of several accolades, including a National Board of Review Award for Best Supporting Actress and a Satellite Award for Best Actress, as well as Golden Globe, Primetime Emmy, Screen Actors Guild, and Independent Spirit Award nominations.

Dimensions and Characters of Maternity and Pediatric Nursing 4th Edition PDF

    • Publisher ‏ : ‎ LWW; 4th edition (October 29, 2020)
    • Language ‏ : ‎ English
    • Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 2066 pages
    • International Standard Book Number-10 ‏ : ‎ 1975139763
    • International Standard Book Number-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1975139766
    • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 8.68 pounds
    • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 8.6 x 2.4 x 10.9 inches
    • Best Sellers Rank: #8,688 in Book

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Top reviews

January 19, 2021

Does not include Coursepoint + code as stated! The code is just a general ThePoint code, will not word for PrepU and such FYI

November 8, 2021

Well, you really don’t have much of a choice in nursing school to get this book or not. Seems like our instructor went off the 3rd edition, but our syllabus said to get the 4th edition. They both have the same information, just worded different. Overall this book had lots of pictures which helped.

March 14, 2021

Brand new book with code came as expected.
Jonathan Gray

February 18, 2021

The spin of the book was completely detached. Did no one look at this before it was sent?
Sonya Armstrong

January 23, 2021

Arrived in perfect condition. Good price!

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