Get grounded in positive perinatal outcomes, with the newly updated AWHONN’s Perinatal Nursing, 5th Edition, an official publication of the Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN). This comprehensive resource guides you expertly through the full range of perinatal care, from patient safety to newborn nutrition. Upgrade your expertise with the evidence-based support that perinatal and labor and delivery nurses need most. Inside, you’ll find:
- NEW content on complications, including bleeding in pregnancy, preterm labor and birth, diabetes, cardiac disease, pulmonary complications, obesity and more
- NEW and updated guidelines on how to make maternity units safer, based on current evidence
- Current best practices for managing physiologic changes, antenatal care, hypertensive disorders, multiple gestation, fetal assessment, pain during labor and more
Recommended tool for review and study for NCC exams: InPatient OB, Maternal and Low-Risk Newborn, Low Risk Newborn, and EFM.
Each chapter presents review questions.