Prepare for effective nursing practice in Canadian healthcare settings with this Second Edition of Canadian Maternity, Newborn, & Women’s Health Nursing. Offering up-to-date research and content, this practical book covers all stages of maternity nursing from preconception to postpartum, as well as women’s health issues throughout the lifespan, including health promotion, nutrition, medical issues, psychosocial issues, sexuality, family, fertility issues, menopause, and aging. Focusing on evidence-based practice and clinical application, the text is a comprehensive resource for Canadian maternity and women’s healthcare nursing.
Enhance your critical thinking skills by applying chapter content to real-life scenarios using the Progressive Case Studies woven through each chapter. Nursing Care Plans related to the case studies and new chapter-ending case review questions help you prepare for clinical practice.
Learn to work effectively with a team of care givers through Collaborative Care sections.
Master key skills through Nursing Procedures through striking, step-by-step visuals that illustrate how to perform each procedure
Broaden your understanding of the healthcare issues associated with Canada’s immigrant population.
Prepare for effective practice with Pharmacology boxes that present mechanisms of action, usual dosages, common side effects, and implications to consider.
Increase your understanding with over 250 full color illustrations and more than 300 full color photographs.
Increase your understanding of different approaches to treatment with Complementary and Alternative Therapy boxes.
Prepare for effective client and family education with Teaching Tips designed to ensure health promotion, disease prevention, and illness management.
Learn to apply the latest evidence-based practices using the expert information in Nursing Research boxes.
Master the skills you need for effective patient assessment, including gathering patient histories and doing physical examinations, with practical Assessment Tools.