From prenatal through postpartum care, Gloria Leifer's Maternity Nursing: An Introductory Text provides an essential foundation for promoting the health and wellness of mothers and newborns. This edition includes the latest advances and practice standards in maternity nursing care, highlighting Healthy People 2020 and the 2011 Joint Commission National Patient Safety Goals. Part of the popular LPN Threads series, this text addresses the knowledge, skills, and scope of practice appropriate for LPN/LVN and LPN/LVN-to-ADN ladder programs.

Key Features:-

  • Chronological organization of content follows a sequence from family issues, fetal development, preg
  • Organization of concepts in each chapter by simple to complex and from health to illness makes it ea
  • Complete, concise coverage includes a table of physiologic and psychosocial changes throughout the p
  • A FREE Study Guide in the back of the book reinforces understanding with multiple-choice, fill-in-th
  • Nursing Care Plans with critical thinking questions help in understanding how a care plan is develop
  • Health Promotion boxes and content focus on family-centered care, health promotion, illness preventi

More Details about Maternity Nursing An Introductory Text 11e (PB)

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PublisherElsevier Science
BindingPaper Back
Publish YearJanuary 2012