Midwifery Women s Health Nurse Practitioner Certification Review Guide

Author: Beth M. Kelsey
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781284048971
Release Date: 2014-09-01
Genre: HEALTH & FITNESS

Midwifery & Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Certification Review Guide, Third Edition is a comprehensive review designed to help midwives and women's health nurse practitioners prepare for certification exams. Based on the American Midwifery Certification Board (AMCB) and the National Certification Corporation (NCC) test blueprints, it contains nearly 1,000 questions and comprehensive rationales representing those found on the exams. Completely updated and revised with the most current evidence and practice standards, the new edition incorporates expanded content on pharmacology, pathophysiology, and diagnostic tools.Included with each new print book is an online Access Code for Navigate TestPrep, a dynamic and fully hosted online assessment tool offering hundreds of bonus questions in addition to those in the book, detailed rationales, and reporting.

Midwifery Women s Health Nurse Practitioner Certification Review Guide

Author: Beth M. Kelsey
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781284048957
Release Date: 2014-09-30
Genre: Medical

Midwifery & Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Certification Review Guide, Third Edition is a comprehensive review designed to help midwives and women’s health nurse practitioners prepare for certification exams. Based on the American Midwifery Certification Board (AMCB) and the National Certification Corporation (NCC) test blueprints, it contains nearly 1,000 questions and comprehensive rationales representing those found on the exams. Completely updated and revised with the most current evidence and practice standards, the new edition incorporates expanded content on pharmacology, pathophysiology, and diagnostic tools.Important Notice: The digital edition of this book is missing some of the images or content found in the print edition. Please note Navigate Test Prep is not included with the eBook and must be purchased separately.

Midwifery and Women s Health Nurse Practitioner Certification Review Guide

Author: Beth Kelsey
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 0763774170
Release Date: 2010-09
Genre: Health & Fitness

Midwifery/Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Certification Review Guide, Second Edition is a comprehensive review designed specifically for those preparing to take the Midwifery (ACC) or Women's Health Nurse Practitioner (NCC) certification examinations. Completely revised and updated,the Second Edition has new questions in each chapter and contains over 600 sample test questions representative of questions found on the examinations. Midwives and Women's Health Nurse Practitioners share many commonalities which enhance the delivery of care of women during their lifespan, and this review guide provides test taking strategies, study tips, and test questions and addresses professional issues that directly impact these specialties.

Clinical Practice Guidelines for Midwifery Women s Health

Author: Nell L. Tharpe
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781449645755
Release Date: 2012-05-10
Genre: Health & Fitness

Important Notice: The digital edition of this book is missing some of the images or content found in the physical edition. Clinical Practice Guidelines for Midwifery & Women's Health, Fourth Edition is a trusted quick reference guide to midwifery and well woman care. Completely updated and revised, this new edition reflects the rapidly changing clinical environment. It addresses documentation and risk management to aid in decision-making and appropriate document care. Convenient and easy-to-use, this new edition encompasses traditional, empirical, and evidence-based practice to meet the needs of a broad range of new and experienced practitioners and patients. * Meets the recommendations of the American College of Nurse–Midwives (ACNM) and the Midwives Alliance of North America (MANA) for written policies and/or practice guidelines * Reflects current and emerging midwifery and women’s health practice * Provides support and guidance for daily clinical decision making

A Pocket Guide to Clinical Midwifery The Efficient Midwife

Author: Lauren A. Dutton
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781449659646
Release Date: 2010-10-22
Genre: Medical

This handy pocket guide is the perfect quick reference. Organized alphabetically for easy reference, this is a repository for all concepts, treatment options, drugs and dosages, which are difficult to remember and vitally important. A must-have for every midwife!

Women s Gynecologic Health

Author: Kerri Durnell Schuiling
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781284076028
Release Date: 2016-07-29
Genre: Medical

Women’s Gynecologic Health, Third Edition is a comprehensive text that equips students and practicing clinicians with a strong foundation in women’s gynecologic health, including health promotion, maintenance, and treatment. Based on the most recent research and evidence, it provides authoritative content written from a feminist perspective to convey a holistic approach to care. Completely updated and revised, it includes clinical considerations specific to the different physical and psychosocial life stages of women, an emphasis on physiologic mechanisms in order to enhance understanding of normal and abnormal processes, and evidence-based content. The Third Edition includes new chapters on prenatal and postpartum care, expanded content on caring for lesbian, bisexual, and queer women, as well as transgender and gender non-conforming individuals, and a new section on highly effective long-acting reversible contraception (LARC), including its use in adolescents.

Women s Health Case Studies

Author: Rebecca K. Donohue
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: UCLA:L0074753138
Release Date: 1999
Genre: Health & Fitness

Designed to help nurse practitioners prepare for the women's health certification exam, this text uses a case approach to mimic the actual exam. This review book offers twice as many questions as encountered on the actual exam and includes answers with rationales which explain correct answers. An accompanying computer disk also provides cases and questions. Nurse practitioners.

SOAP for Obstetrics and Gynecology

Author: Peter S. Uzelac
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 140510435X
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Medical

SOAP for Obstetrics and Gynecology features over 60 clinical problems with each case presented in an easy-to-read 2-page layout. Each step presents information on how that case would likely be handled. Questions under each category teach the students important steps in clinical care. The SOAP series is a unique resource that also provides a step-by-step guide to learning how to properly document patient care. Covering the problems most commonly encountered on the wards, the text uses the familiar "SOAP" note format to record important clinical information and guide patient care. SOAP format puts the emphasis back on the patient's clinical problem, not the diagnosis. This series is a practical learning tool for proper clinical care, improving communication between physicians, and accurate documentation. The books not only teach students what to do, but also help them understand why. Students will find these books a "must-have" to keep in their white coat pockets for wards and clinics.

A History of Midwifery in the United States

Author: Dr. Joyce E. Thompson, DrPH, RN, CNM, FAAN, FACNM
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780826125385
Release Date: 2015-11-04
Genre: Medical

Written by two of the professionís most prominent midwifery leaders, this authoritative history of midwifery in the United States, from the 1600s to the present, is distinguished by its vast breadth and depth. The book spans the historical evolution of midwives as respected, autonomous health care workers and midwifery as a profession, and considers the strengths, weaknesses, threats, and opportunities for this discipline as enduring motifs throughout the text. It surveys the roots of midwifery, the beginnings of professional practice, the founding of educational institutions and professional organizations, and entry pathways into the profession. Woven throughout the text are such themes as the close link between midwives and the communities in which they live, their view of pregnancy and birth as normal life events, their efforts to promote health and prevent illness, and their dedication to being with women wherever they may be and in whatever health condition and circumstances they may be in. The text examines the threats to midwifery past and present, such as the increasing medicalization of childbearing care, midwiferyís lack of a common identity based on education and practice standards, the mix of legal recognition, and reimbursement issues for midwifery practice. Illustrations and historical photos depict the many facets of midwifery, and engaging stories provide cultural and spiritual content. This is a ìmust-haveî for all midwives, historians, professional and educational institutions, and all those who share a passion for the history of midwifery and women. Key Features: Encompasses the most authoritative and comprehensive information available about the history of midwifery in the United States Considers the strengths, weaknesses, threats, and opportunities for midwifery Illustrated with historical photos and drawings Includes engaging stories filled with cultural and spiritual content, introductory quotes to each chapter, and plentiful chapter notes Written by two preeminent leaders in the field of midwifery

Birth Territory and Midwifery Guardianship

Author: Kathleen Fahy
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780750688703
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Medical

Midwives and other healthcare providers are grappling with the issue of rising intervention rates in childbirth and trying to identify ways to reverse the trend. It is increasingly accepted that intervention in childbirth has long-term consequences for women and their children. Birth Territory provides practical, evidence-based ideas for restructuring the birth territory to facilitate normal birth. Links new research findings to birth environments and outcomes. Describes the elements of an ideal birthing environment. Suggests how to modify existing maternity services to achieve optimal results. Investigates the links between the experiences of women and babies, and outcomes. Explores the effects of legal and socio-political factors.

Pharmacology for Women s Health

Author: Tekoa L. King
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781449610739
Release Date: 2010-10-25
Genre: Medical

Important Notice: The digital edition of this book is missing some of the images or content found in the physical edition. Pharmacology for Women s Health includes discussion of basic pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetic principles so that the health care professional understands when and how to prescribe; chapters describing the pharmacology of specific drug categories that are used for a wide variety of diseases and conditions; agents to promote health as well as pharmacotherapeutic agents for specific conditions and diseases; and a section on pharmacology directly related to women s issues such as pregnancy, lactation and aging. Each chapter addresses drug therapy for the non-pregnant adult woman, the pregnant woman, the lactating woman, and the postmenopausal woman. Today s common medication errors include drug/drug or drug/herb interactions and these are included throughout the book. Special chapters exist on cutting edge information such as genetics and pharmacology."

Varney s Midwifery Study Question Book

Author: Jenifer Fahey
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: UCLA:L0083580407
Release Date: 2001-08-01
Genre: Medical

Created as a companion study guide and learning tool for the third edition of America's first midwifery textbook, Varney's Midwifery Study Question Book will assist students as they prepare for the American College of Nurse-Midwives Certification Council (ACC) exam. For each chapter, comprehensive study outlines help to guide and focus the student in all aspects of midwifery, including primary care, antepartal care, intrapartal care, care of the newborn, and postpartal care.