This handbook is aimed at those who provide prenatal and postpartum care to low-risk women. Emphasizing hands-on care, the book includes coverage of history-taking, physical exams, laboratory tests, health education, how to conduct an initial and a return prenatal visit, and the postpartum period and family planning. Focus is placed on physical and psychosocial well-being and health promotion, and special features include healthy pregnancy questions for differentiating between common discomforts and potential complications. Key moments tables summarize essential information for key gestational ages and the book also includes history-taking forms.Paper-cut pictures show accurate anatomy of all of these species, and the combination of accuracy, completeness and simplicity make it ideal for the young child. Special ... The language is very clear and specific and care is taken to clear up confusions common to this age group. ... This book uses cartoon-like, but anatomically correct characters; it begins by showing a man and woman making love, andanbsp;...
|Author||:||Linda A. Wheeler|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 1997|