Edition: 8th 2010
List price: $107.00
Buy it from $3.00
This item qualifies for FREE shipping
*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee
If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.
Learn more about our returns policy
Description: Designed to meet the needs of today's students, Lowdermilk's Maternity Nursing, 8th edition addresses the fundamentals of maternity nursing in a concise, focused presentation. Integrating the importance of understanding family, culture, and health promotion into the continuum of care, it also includes integration of community-based care to emphasize that nursing care takes place in many settings. Maternity Nursing focuses on childbearing issues and concerns, including care of the newborn, but also addresses wellness promotion and management of common women's health problems. Nursing process information has been streamlined and put in box format to help you easily identify information on major diseases and conditions. Nursing Alerts highlight critical information that must be considered in providing safe patient care. Highlighted emergency procedures offer quick reference for critical situations. Cultural Considerations boxes introduce you to customs and beliefs of different cultures that may affect the way you care for patients and families. Community Activity boxes focus on maternal and newborn activities when caring for families outside the clinical setting. Includes case studies of real-life situations with corresponding critical thinking questions. Nursing Care Plans provide specific guidelines and rationales for delivering effective nursing care. Media icons alert you to related electronic features, integrating content from the Evolve companion website with the textbook. Evidence-Based Practice boxes have been updated, researched and reformatted to help you focus on current research.Recognizes the nurse's need to integrate the family in the care of the mother and newborn.New and updated information to reflect current nursing research.
Rush Rewards U
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
Limited time offer:
Get the first one free!
All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.
List price: $107.00
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
Publication date: 1/28/2010
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.75" long x 1.25" tall
|21st Century Maternity Nursing: Culturally Competent, Family and Community Focused|
|Assessment and Health Promotion|
|Contraception, Abortion, and Infertility|
|Genetics, Conception, and Fetal Development|
|Anatomy and Physiology of Pregnancy|
|Nursing Care of the Family during Pregnancy|
|Maternal and Fetal Nutrition|
|Labor and Birth Processes|
|Management of Discomfort|
|Fetal Assessment during Labor|
|Nursing Care of the Family during Labor and Birth|
|Maternal Physiologic Changes|
|Nursing Care of the Family during the Fourth Trimester|
|Transition to Parenthood|
|Physiologic and Behavioral Adaptations|
|Assessment and Care of the Newborn and Family|
|Newborn Nutrition and Feeding|
|Complications of Childbearing|
|Assessment of High Risk Pregnancy|
|Pregnancy at Risk: Preexisting Conditions|
|Pregnancy at Risk: Gestational Conditions|
|Labor and Birth at Risk|
|The Newborn at Risk|