The revised Fourth Edition of this essential text contains 19 modules that guide the reader from assessment of the pregnant woman and her fetus, through labor and delivery, to postpartum evaluation and care. Each module is carefully developed to enhance self-paced learning and skills attainment, perfect for competence validation and orientation. This edition has new modules on cultural competence and OB Emergencies, including hemorrhage and Caesarian delivery qon demandq, and new content on legal accountability, maternal and newborn transport, electronic fetal monitoring, and domestic violence assessment.Diagnosis can be determined through culture, nucleic acid hybridization tests, and NAAT of the endocervix, vagina, ... Intrapartum prophylaxis for the newborn is instituted by the instillation of a 1% aqueous solution of silver nitrate onto the conjunctiva soon after ... Epidemiology ac Genital herpes is the second most prevalent sexually transmitted viral infection in the world. ... burning, itching, tenderness, or a swelling sensation followed by the herpes outbreak of lesions in about 24 hours.
|Title||:||Intrapartum Management Modules|
|Author||:||Betsy B. Kennedy, Donna Jean Ruth, Elizabeth Jean Martin|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2008|