Co-published with the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN), this book is a comprehensive clinical resource for practicing perinatal nurses and an excellent staff educator's guide and textbook. It provides commonly accepted guidelines for practice and evidence-based care and includes algorithms to support decision-making. Numerous photographs complement the text and summary boxes highlight key points. Appendices provide patient care examples and practice guidelines. This edition has been extensively revised and updated. New features include more than 650 end-of-chapter review questions and answers and selected AWHONN protocols.The use of intravenous fluids during labor. Birth ... Recalling the pain: Medical procedures can bring back memories of sexual violence. ... Randomized controlled trial of prevention of perineal trauma by perineal massage during pregnancy.
|Author||:||Kathleen Rice Simpson, Patricia A. Creehan|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2008|