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Understanding Postpartum Psychosis: A Temporary Madness Kindle Edition

Teresa M. Twomey (Author)

Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars

Offering an understanding of postpartum psychosis, this riveting book explains what happens and why during this temporary and dangerous disorder that develops for some women rapidly after childbirth. Most of us are familiar with the baby blues, a passing sadness that strikes 50 to 75 percent of new mothers after delivery. 

Maternity and Pediatric Nursing Second Edition Test Bank Kindle Edition

Scott Ricci, Terri Kyle, Susan Carman

Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars

Includes comprehensive and straightforward concepts on the health of women and children. 53 chapters tackle the normal expectations in pregnancy and growth and development of children. It also discusses challenges faced during pregnancy until the post-partum period as well as health issues of children from the womb to adolescence.

Manual of High Risk Pregnancy and Delivery (Manual of High Risk Pregnancy & Delivery) Kindle Edition

Elizabeth S. Gilbert

Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars

Provides a complete resource for care of this special patient and her complex needs. It helps you provide positive outcomes with coverage of today's newest technology, physiologic considerations, psychologic implications, health disorders, and other complications in pregnancy. 

Myles' Textbook for Midwives
Kindle Edition

Jayne E. Marshall, Maureen D. Raynor (Authors / Editors)

Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars

The sixteenth edition of this seminal textbook, Myles Textbook for Midwives, has been extensively revised and restructured to ensure that it reflects current midwifery practice, with an increased focus on topics that are fundamental to midwifery practice today.

Depression in New Mothers: Causes, Consequences, and Treatment Alternatives Kindle Edition

Kathleen A. Kendall-Tackett (Author)

Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars

Depression is the number one cause of maternal death in developed countries and results in adverse health outcomes for both mother and child. It is vital, therefore, that health professionals are ready and able to help those women that suffer from perinatal and postpartum depression (PPD).

Evidence-based Care for Normal Labour and Birth: A guide for midwives Kindle Edition

Denis Walsh (Author)

Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars

Evidence-based care is a well established principle in contemporary healthcare and a world wide health care movement. However, despite the emphasis on promoting evidence-based or effective care without the unnecessary use of technologies and drugs, intervention rates in childbirth are rising rapidly.

Becoming A Student Midwife: The Survival Guide For Passionate Applicants Kindle Edition

Ellie Durant (Author)

Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars

"Amazing book, I only wish I had read this before I applied last year! I made so many of the mistakes mentioned in the book! This year I have so much more confidence, thanks to the advice and information from this book. Thanks Ellie!" 
-Gemma, Gloucestershire 

Drugs During Pregnancy and Lactation: Treatment Options and Risk Assessment 2nd Edition
[Print Replica] Kindle Edition

Christof Schaefer (Author, Editor), Paul W.J. Peters Richard K Miller (Editors)

Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars

Each drug is listed discussing the side effects, general impact on organ systems, potential toxicity, and risks before offering dosage recommendations. Information on treatments for diseases during pregnancy and lactation and actions to be taken after exposure to drugs suspected to be developmentaly toxic.

Women's Bodies, Women's Wisdom

Christiane Northrup

Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars

Quite possibly every female over the age of 12 will find this huge book enlightening, pain saving, and perhaps even lifesaving. Think of it as a much more empowering and holistic Our Bodies, Ourselves. Northrup is a gynecologist who acknowledges the power of natural therapies and herbs, but also...

Maternal & Child Health Nursing

Adele Pillitteri, Beverly Ann Tscheschlog

Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars

Comprehensive textbook for nursing undergraduates on maternal newborn health and child health. Focuses on evidence-based practices and includes additional information on IV therapy and medication...

Contemporary Maternal-Newborn and Child Nursing

Patricia W. Ladewig, Marcia L. London, Michele C. Davidson (Authors)

Textbook offers skills for meeting the needs of families, from conception to adolescence. Provides essential information for providing accurate, safe nursing care. Focuses on cultural influences, community settings, communication, nutrition, pain management, and...

Maternal Child Nursing Care

Shannon E. Perry, Marilyn J. Hockenberry, Deitra Leonard Lowdermilk, David Wilson

Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars

Designed for shorter pediatric and maternity nursing courses, this useful textbook provides students with the "right amount" of maternity and pediatric content in an up-to-date, easy-to-understand manner. Divided into two sections, the first part of the book includes 28 chapters covering maternity...

The Nursing Mother's Companion - 7th Edition

Kathleen Huggins

Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars

Most books about breastfeeding are heavy on nursing's mystical rewards and light on actual technique. Huggins, a maternal nurse and professional lactation consultant, corrects the imbalance with a lucid, trouble-shooting guide, in which she points out that while nursing is unquestionably the...

Intrapartum Management Modules

Betsy Kennedy (Author)

Confidently deliver safe, accurate intrapartum care with the expert guidance of Intrapartum Management Modules, 5e. This essential, fully updated edition offers easy-to-follow directions on the full range of intrapartum skills, from admission assessment of the laboring woman and fetus to delivery and postpartum care. Written by top-level intrapartum nurses and educators,

Guidelines for Nurse Practitioners in Gynecologic Settings

Joellen W. Hawkins, Diane M. Roberto-Nichols

Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars

A  'one stop' comprehensive guide to women's health that includes essential components of the history, diagnostic workup, treatment, and management guidelines for most common health issues and problems specific to providing gynecologic care to women. Clinicians will welcome the updated clinical content and additional resources and educational recommendations.

Foundations Of Maternal-Newborn Nursing - 6th edition

Sharon Smith Murray, Emily Slone McKinney

Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars

With easy-to-read coverage of nursing care for women and newborns, this text shows how to provide safe, competent care in the clinical setting. Evidence-based guidelines and step-by-step instructions for assessments and interventions help you quickly master key skills and techniques. ...

Merenstein & Gardner's Handbook of Neonatal Intensive Care 8th edition. Kindle Edition

Sandra Lee Gardner, Brian S. Carter, Mary I Enzman-Hines, Jacinto A. Hernandez (Authors)

Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars

Resource for collaborative, interprofessional critical care of newborns. Co-authored by physicians and nurses, it offers concise, comprehensive coverage with a unique multidisciplinary approach and real-world perspective that make it an essential guide for both neonatal nurses and physicians. 

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