Corresponding to chapters in the textbook, "Study Guide for Maternity Nursing, 8th Edition" provides in-depth study and review of important facts and concepts. Review activities help you reinforce your understanding, and critical thinking exercises help you apply your knowledge to real-world scenarios.
Table of Contents
1. 21st Century Maternity Nursing: Culturally Competent, Family and Community Focused Unit One: Reproductive Years 2. Assessment and Health Promotion 3. Common Concerns 4. Contraception, Abortion, and Infertility Unit Two: Pregnancy 5. Genetics, Conception, and Fetal Development 6. Anatomy and Physiology of Pregnancy 7. Nursing Care of the Family during Pregnancy 8. Maternal and Fetal Nutrition Unit Three: Childbirth 9. Labor and Birth Processes 10. Management of Discomfort 11. Fetal Assessment during Labor 12. Nursing Care of the Family during Labor and Birth Unit Four: Postpartum Period 13. Maternal Physiologic Changes 14. Nursing Care of the Family during the Fourth Trimester 15. Transition to Parenthood Unit Five: The Newborn 16. Physiologic and Behavioral Adaptations 17. Assessment and Care of the Newborn and Family 18. Newborn Nutrition and Feeding Unit Six: Complications of Childbearing 19. Assessment of High Risk Pregnancy 20. Pregnancy at Risk: Preexisting Conditions 21. Pregnancy at Risk: Gestational Conditions 22. Labor and Birth at Risk 23. Postpartum Complications 24. The Newborn at Risk