More Details about Maternal and Child Health Nursing Care of the Childbearing and Childrearing Family

General Information  
PublisherWolters Kluwer | Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
Publish YearAugust 2013


Prepare for your role as a maternity and child health care nurse with this updated Seventh Edition of Adele Pillitteri’s highly respected text! Presenting maternal-newborn and child health care not as two separate disciplines, but as a continuum of knowledge, the book presents the experience of wellness and illness as family-centered events and pregnancy and childbirth as periods of wellness in a woman’s life. Using a nursing process framework, the book’s clear, easy-to-understand presentation and wide range of built-in learning aids is designed throughout to help you master important concepts and skills.

Key Features:-

  • End-of-chapter case studies apply the chapter’s concepts to real world nursing practice.
  • New boxes, Nursing Care Planning to Empower a Family and Nursing Care Planning to Respect Cultural D
  • Check Point Questions highlight QSEN content.
  • Evidence-based Practice Check Points linked to threaded cases cite a study to help students see how
  • Now integrated with What If? and Check Point questions—are threaded through each chapter more visibl
  • Updated content reflects the latest advances in the field and includes the new MyPlate, new referenc