A streamlined approach covers the fundamentals of maternity nursing! Maternity Nursing, 8th Edition focuses on the care of women during the childbearing years. Designed to meet the needs of today's students, the book offers a clear, readable style and a concise, focused presentation. It integrates an understanding of family, culture, and health promotion into the continuum of care, and coverage of community-based care emphasizes nursing care in many different settings. Not only does Maternity Nursing focus on childbearing issues and concerns, including care of the newborn, but it also addresses wellness promotion and the management of common women's health problems. The Evolve companion website includes useful study tools, including medical animations, video clips, a care plan builder, and NCLEX? exam-style review questions.

Key Features:-

  • A companion Evolve website includes student resources such as NCLEX? exam-style review questions, au
  • Nursing Alerts highlight critical information in providing care.
  • Emergency boxes provide step-by-step procedures for pediatric and maternity emergencies
  • Cultural Considerations boxes discuss customs and beliefs of different cultures that may affect care
  • Community Activity boxes provide maternal and newborn exercises to enhance care in local community s
  • Patient Instructions for Self-Management boxes highlight the information nurses need to communicate

More Details about Maternity Nursing 8e

General Information  
Author(s)Lowdermilk D L
PublisherElsevier Science
BindingHard Back
Publish YearJanuary 2010