Table of contents for Essentials of maternity, newborn, and women's health nursing / Susan Scott Ricci.

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Unit One
Introduction to Maternity, Newborn, and Women¿s Nursing
Chapter 1
Perspectives on Maternal, Newborn, andWomen¿s Health Care
Evolution of Maternal and Newborn Nursing
 Early Development 
 Current Trends 
Core Concepts of Maternal, Newborn, and Women¿s Health Nursing
 Family-Centered Care
 Evidence-Based, Case-Managed Care
Health Status
 Mortality
 Morbidity
Factors Affecting Maternal, Newborn, and Women¿s Health
 Family
 Genetics
 Society
 Culture
 Health Care Cost Containment
 Improvements in Diagnosis and Treatments
 Empowerment of Health Care Consumers
Barriers to Health Care
 Finances
 Transportation
 Language and Culture
 Health Care Delivery System
Legal and Ethical Issues in Maternal, Newborn, and Women¿s Health Care
 Abortion
 Substance Abuse
 Fetal Therapy
 Informed Consent
 Confidentiality
Implications for Nurses
Chapter 2
Family-Centered Community-Based Care
Family-Centered Care
Community-Based Care
 Community Health Nursing
 Levels of Prevention in Community-Based Nursing
 Cultural Issues in Community-Based Nursing
 Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Community-Based Nursing Care Settings
 Prenatal Care
 Labor and Birth Care
 Postpartum and Newborn Care
 Women¿s Health Care
Roles and Functions of the Community-Based Nurse
 Communicator
 Direct Care Provider
 Educator
 Discharge Planner and Case Manager
 Advocate and Resource Manager 
Unit Two
Women¿s Health Throughout the Lifespan
Chapter 3
Anatomy and Physiology of the Reproductive System
 
Female Reproductive Anatomy and Physiology
 Internal Female Reproductive Organs 
 External Female Reproductive Organs 
 Erection, Lubrication, and Orgasm 
 Breasts 
The Female Reproductive Cycle 
 Ovarian Cycle 
 Endometrial Cycle 
 Menstrual Cycle Hormones 
Male Reproductive System
 Internal Male Reproductive Organs 
 External Male Reproductive Organs 
 Erection, Orgasm, and Ejaculation 
Chapter 4
Common Reproductive Issues
 
Menstrual Disorders
 Amenorrhea 
 Dysmenorrhea 
 Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding 
 Premenstrual Syndrome 
 Endometriosis 
Infertility
 Etiology and Risk Factors 
 Assessment 
 Treatment 
 Nursing Management 
Contraception
 Behavioral Methods 
 Barrier Methods 
 Hormonal Methods 
 Abortion 
 Sterilization 	
 Nursing Management 
Menopause
 Assessment 
 Treatment 
 Nursing Management 
Summary
Chapter 5
Sexually Transmitted Infections
Infections Characterized by Vaginal Discharge
 Vulvovaginal Candidiasis 
 Trichomoniasis 
 Bacterial Vaginosis 
 Nursing Management 
Infections Characterized by Cervicitis
 Chlamydia 
 Gonorrhea 
 Nursing Management 
Infections Characterized by Genital Ulcers
 Genital Herpes Simplex 
 Syphilis 
 Nursing Management 
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
 Clinical Manifestations and Diagnosis 
 Treatment 
 Nursing Management 
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
 Clinical Manifestations 
 Diagnosis 
 Treatment 
 Nursing Management 
Human Papillomavirus
 Clinical Manifestations 
 Diagnosis 
 Treatment 
 Nursing Management 
Vaccine-Preventable STIs
 Hepatitis A and B 
 Ectoparasitic Infections 
Prevention of Sexually Transmitted Infections
 Behavior Modification
 Contraception 
Chapter 6
Disorders of the Breasts
Benign Breast Disorders
 Fibrocystic Breast Changes 
 Fibroadenomas 
 Intraductal Papilloma 
 Mammary Duct Ectasia 
 Mastitis 
Malignant Breast Disorder
 Risk Factors 
 Clinical Manifestations 
 Pathophysiology 
 Diagnostic Studies 
 Therapeutic Management 
Nursing Management for the Patient With Breast Cancer
 Assessment 
 Nursing Diagnosis 
 Nursing Interventions 
Summary
Chapter 7
Benign Disorders of the Female Reproductive Tract
Pelvic Support Disorders
 Pelvic Organ Prolapse 
 Urinary Incontinence 
Benign Growths
 Polyps 
 Uterine Fibroids 
 Ovarian Cysts 
Summary
Chapter 8
Cancers of the Female Reproductive Tract
Cervical Cancer
 Pathophysiology 	
 Etiology and Risk Factors 
 Clinical Manifestations 	
 Diagnosis 
 Treatment 	
 Nursing Management 
Endometrial Cancer
 Pathophysiology 
 Etiology and Risk Factors 
 Clinical Manifestations and Diagnosis 
 Treatment 
 Nursing Management 
Ovarian Cancer
 Etiology and Risk Factors 
 Clinical Manifestations and Diagnosis 
 Treatment 
 Nursing Management 
Vaginal Cancer
 Etiology and Risk Factors 
 Clinical Manifestations and Diagnosis 
 Treatment and Nursing Management 
Vulvar Cancer
 Etiology and Risk Factors 
 Clinical Manifestations and Diagnosis 
 Treatment 
 Nursing Management 
Nursing Management Overview for Women With Cancer of the Reproductive Tract
 Assessment 
 Nursing Diagnosis 
 Nursing Interventions 
Chapter 9
Violence and Abuse
Intimate Partner Violence
 Incidence 
 Background 
 Characteristics of Abuse 
 Types of Abuse 
 Myths and Facts About Intimate Partner Violence 
 Abuse Profiles 
 Violence During Pregnancy 
Sexual Violence 
 Characteristics and Types of Sexual Violence 
 Impact of Sexual Violence 
Nursing Management
 Assessment 
 Nursing Diagnosis 
 Interventions 
Summary	
Unit Three
Pregnancy 
Chapter 10
Fetal Development and Genetics
Fetal Development
 Preembryonic Stage
 Embryonic Stage
 Fetal Stage
 Fetal Circulation
Genetics
 Advances in Genetics
 Inheritance
 Patterns of Inheritance
 Chromosomal Abnormalities
Genetic Evaluation and Counseling
 Nursing Roles and Responsibilities
Chapter 11
Maternal Adaptation During Pregnancy
Signs and Symptoms of Pregnancy
 Subjective (Presumptive) Signs 
 Objective (Probable) Signs 
 Positive Signs 
Physiologic Adaptations During Pregnancy
 Reproductive System Adaptations 
 General Body System Adaptations 
Psychosocial Adaptations During Pregnancy
 Maternal Emotional Responses 
 Maternal Role Tasks 
 Pregnancy and Sexuality 
 Pregnancy and the Partner 
 Pregnancy and Siblings 
Chapter 12
Nursing Management During Pregnancy
Preconception Care
 Nursing Management 
The First Prenatal Visit
 Comprehensive Health History 
 Physical Examination 
 Laboratory Tests 
Follow-Up Visits
 Fundal Height Measurement 
 Fetal Movement Determination 
 Fetal Heart Rate Measurement 
 Follow-Up Visit Intervals and Assessments 
Assessment of Fetal Well-Being
 Ultrasonography 
 Doppler Flow Studies 
 Alpha-Fetoprotein Analysis 
 Marker Screening Tests 
 Amniocentesis 
 Chorionic Villus Sampling 
 Percutaneous Umbilical Blood Sampling 
 Nonstress Test 
 Contraction Stress Test 
 Biophysical Profile 
Nursing Management to Promote Self-Care 
 Personal Hygiene 
 Clothing 
 Exercise 
 Sleep and Rest 
 Sexual Activity and Sexuality 
 Employment 
 Travel 
 Immunizations and Medications 
Nursing Management for the Common Discomforts of Pregnancy
 First-Trimester Discomforts 
 Nausea and Vomiting 
 Second-Trimester Discomforts 
 Third-Trimester Discomforts 
Nursing Management to Meet Nutritional Needs
 Nutritional Requirements 
 Maternal Weight Gain 
 Nutrition Promotion 
 Special Nutritional Considerations 
Perinatal Education
 Childbirth Education Classes 
 Nursing Management and Childbirth Education 
 Options for Birth 
 Care Providers 
 Preparation for Bottle- or Breast-Feeding 
 Preparation for Labor and Birth 
 Danger Signs of Pregnancy 
Unit Four
Labor and Birth
Chapter 13
Labor and Birth Process
Initiation of Labor
Premonitory Signs of Labor
 Cervical Changes 
 Lightening 
 Increased Energy Level 
 Bloody Show 
 Braxton Hicks Contractions 
 Spontaneous Rupture of Membranes 
True Versus False Labor
 Factors Affecting the Labor Process
 Passageway 
 Passenger 
 Powers 
 Psychological Response 
 Position (Maternal) 
 Philosophy 
 Partners 
 Patience 
 Patient Preparation 
 Pain Control 
Physiologic Responses to Labor
 Maternal Responses 
 Fetal Responses 
Stages of Labor
 First Stage 
 Second Stage 
 Third Stage 
 Fourth Stage 
Chapter 14
Nursing Management During Labor and Birth
Admission Assessments
 Maternal Health History 
 Physical Examination 
 Laboratory Studies 
Evaluation of Labor Progress
 Maternal Assessment 
 Fetal Assessment 
Comfort Promotion and Pain Management
 Nonpharmacologic Measures 
 Pharmacologic Measures 
Nursing Management During Labor and Birth
 Nursing Management During the First Stage of Labor 
 Nursing Management During the Second Stage of Labor 
 Nursing Management During the Third Stage of Labor 
 Nursing Management During the Fourth Stage of Labor 
Unit Five
Postpartum Period
Chapter 15
Maternal Adaptation During the Postpartum Period
Maternal Physiologic Adaptations
 Reproductive System Adaptations 
 Cardiovascular System Adaptations 
 Urinary System Adaptations 
 Gastrointestinal System Adaptations 
 Musculoskeletal System Adaptations 
 Integumentary System Adaptations 
 Respiratory System Adaptations 
 Endocrine System Adaptations 
Psychological Adaptations
 Maternal Adaptations 
 Paternal Adaptations 
Chapter 16
Nursing Management During the Postpartum Period
Nursing Management During the Postpartum Period
 Assessment
 Nursing Interventions
Unit Six
The Newborn
Chapter 17
Newborn Adaptation
Physiologic Adaptations
 Cardiovascular System Adaptations 
 Respiratory System Adaptations 
 Body Temperature Regulation 
 Hepatic System Function 
 Gastrointestinal System Adaptations 
 Renal System Changes 
 Immune System Adaptations 
 Integumentary System 
 Neurologic System Adaptations 
Behavioral Adaptations
 Behavioral Patterns 
 Newborn Behavioral Responses
Chapter 18
Nursing Management of the Newborn
Nursing Management During the Immediate Newborn Period
 Assessment
 Nursing Interventions
Nursing Management During the Early Newborn Period
 Assessment
 Nursing Interventions
Unit Seven
Childbearing at Risk
Chapter 19
Nursing Management of Pregnancy at Risk: Pregnancy-Related Complications
Bleeding During Pregnancy
 Spontaneous Abortion
 Ectopic Pregnancy
 Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
 Cervical Insufficiency
 Placenta Previa
 Abruptio Placenta
Hyperemesis Gravidarum
 Causes
 Clinical Manifestations
 Treatment
 Nursing Management
Gestational Hypertension
 Classifications
 Causes
 Pathophysiologic Events
 Clinical Manifestations
 Management
 Nursing Management
HELLP Syndrome
 Causes
 Clinical Manifestations
 Treatment
 Nursing Management
Gestational Diabetes
Blood Incompatibility 
 Nursing Management
Hydramnios
 Causes
 Clinical Manifestations
 Treatment
 Nursing Management
Oligohydramnios
 Causes
 Clinical Manifestations
 Treatment
 Nursing Management
Multiple Gestation
 Clinical Manifestations
 Treatment
 Nursing Management
Premature Rupture of Membranes
 Cause
 Clinical Manifestations
 Treatment 
 Nursing Management
Preterm Labor
 Cause
 Clinical Manifestations
 Treatment
 Nursing Management
Chapter 20
Nursing Management of the Pregnancy at Risk: Selected Health Conditions and Vulnerable Populations
Diabetes Mellitus
 Classification of Diabetes
 Effects of Diabetes on Pregnancy
 Pregestational Diabetes
 Gestational Diabetes
 Nursing Management
Cardiovascular Disorders
 Effects of Heart Disease on Pregnancy
 Classification of Heart Disease
 Clinical Manifestations
 Congenital Heart Conditions
 Acquired Heart Disease
 Treatment
 Nursing Management
 Chronic Hypertension
Respiratory Conditions
 Asthma
 Tuberculosis
Hematologic Conditions
 Iron Deficiency Anemia
 Thalassemia
 Sickle Cell Anemia
Infections
 Cytomegalovirus
 Rubella
 Herpes Simplex Virus
 Hepatitis B Virus
 Varicella Zoster virus
 Parvovirus B19
 Group B Streptococcus
 Toxoplasmosis
Special Populations at Risk
 Pregnant Adolescent
 The Pregnant Woman Over Age 35
 Women Who Are HIV Positive
 The Pregnant Woman With Substance Abuse
Chapter 21
Nursing Management of Labor and Birth at Risk
Dysfunctional Labor
 Problems With the Powers
 Problems With the Passenger
 Problems With the Passageway
 Problems With Psyche
 Nursing Management
Postterm Labor and Birth
 Nursing Management
Women Requiring Induction and Augmentation of Labor
 Considerations for Induction
 Nursing Management
Intrauterine Fetal Demise
 Nursing Management
Obstetric Emergencies
 Umbilical Cord Prolapse
 Placental Abruption
 Uterine Rupture
 Amniotic Fluid Embolism
Women Requiring Birth-Related Procedures
 Amnioinfusion
 Forceps- or Vacuum-Assisted Birth
 Cesarean Birth
 Vaginal Birth After Cesarean
Chapter 22
Nursing Management of the Postpartum Woman at Risk
Postpartum Hemorrhage
 Etiology
 Nursing Management
Thromboembolic Conditions
 Etiology
 Nursing Management
Postpartum Infection
 Etiology
 Clinical Manifestations
 Metritis
 Wound Infections
 Urinary Tract Infections
 Mastitis
 Nursing Management
Postpartum Emotional Disorders
 Postpartum or Baby Blues
 Postpartum Depression
 Postpartum Psychosis
 Nursing Management
Unit Eight
The Newborn at Risk
Chapter 23
Nursing Care of the Newborn With Special Needs
Birthweight Variations
 Small-for-Gestational-Age Newborns
 Large-for-Gestational-Age Newborns
 Nursing Management of the Newborn With Birthweight Variations
Gestational Age Variations
 Postterm Newborn
 Preterm Newborn
 Nursing Management of the Newborn With Gestational Age Variations
Chapter 24
Nursing Management of the Newborn at Risk: Acquired and Congenital Newborn Conditions
Acquired Disorders
 Neonatal Asphyxia
 Transient Tachypnea of the Newborn
 Respiratory Distress Syndrome
 Meconium Aspiration Syndrome
 Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension of the Newborn
 Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
 Retinopathy of Prematurity
 Periventricular¿Intraventricular Hemorrhage
 Necrotizing Enterocolitis
 Infants of Diabetic Mothers
 Birth Trauma
 Newborns of Substance-Abusing Mothers
 Hyperbilirubinemia
 Newborn Infections
Congenital Conditions
 Congenital Heart Disease
 Neural Tube Defects
 Microcephalus
 Hydrocephalus
 Choanal Atresia
 Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia
 Cleft Lip and Palate
 Esophageal Atresia and Tracheoesophageal Fistula
 Omphalocele and Gastroschisis
 Imperforate Anus
 Hypospadias
 Epispadias
 Bladder Exstrophy
 Congenital Clubfoot
 Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip
 Inborn Errors of Metabolism
 
Glossary
Answers to Worksheet Questions
Appendix A: Standard Laboratory Values
Appendix B: Clinical Paths
Appendix C: Cervical Dilation Chart
Appendix D: Weight Conversion Charts
Appendix E: Breast-Feeding and Medication Use
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Maternity nursing.
Gynecologic nursing.
Maternal-Child Nursing.
Obstetrical Nursing.
Pregnancy Complications -- nursing.