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Olds' Maternal-Newborn Nursing & Women's Health Across the Lifespan

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Author: Davidson, Michele

Brand: Pearson

Edition: 11

Binding: Hardcover

Number Of Pages: 1088

Release Date: 17-01-2019

Details: Product Description For courses in maternal-newborn nursing.A humanistic approach to maternal-newborn care and women’s healthOlds’ Maternal-Newborn Nursing & Women’s Health Across the Lifespan acknowledges the central role of nurses in all aspects of childbearing. Relatable and engaging, it promotes holistic, evidence-¿based care grounded in patient-family partnerships, while supporting the clinical reasoning skills nurses need to care for patients in an ever-¿changing health care system. The 11th edition includes a new Reproductive Genetics chapter and a new Case Study feature, plus access to Pearson’s new MAP app with nursing strategies for educating patients and families in various situations and settings.Also available with MyLab NursingBy combining trusted author content with digital tools and a flexible platform, MyLab personalizes the learning experience and improves results for each student. MyLab Nursing helps students master key concepts, prepare for success on the NCLEX-RN® exam, and develop clinical reasoning skills.Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyLab Nursing does not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MyLab Nursing, ask your instructor to confirm the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. About the Author Michele R. Davidson completed her ADN degree from Marymount University and worked in multiple women’s health specialty areas, including postpartum, newborn nursery, high-risk nursery, labor and delivery, reproductive endocrinology, gynecology medical-surgical, and oncology units as a registered nurse while obtaining a BSN from George Mason University.Dr. Davidson earned her MSN and a nurse-midwifery certificate at Case Western Reserve University and continued to work as a full-scope nurse-midwife for 16 years. She has delivered more than 1,000 babies during her career as a nurse-midwife. She completed her PhD in nursing administration and healthcare policy at George Mason University (GMU) and began teaching at GMU in 1999 while continuing in her role as a nurse-midwife.In 2018, Dr. Davidson earned an additional degree as a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner (PMHNP). She has an ongoing interest in women’s mental health and focuses her research on perinatal and postpartum mood and anxiety disorders. Dr. Davidson also has an interest in the care of individuals with disabilities; she has served as a member of the Loudoun County Disability Advisory Committee and is a disability advocate in her community. She was also a member of the American College of Nurse-Midwives Certification Council, the body that writes the national certification examination for certified nurse-midwives.She was recently appointed to the Virginia State Maternal Mortality Review Board and has served on several federal task forces for the prevention of maternal mortality. Dr. Davidson is a member of numerous editorial and advisory boards and has a passion for writing. In 2003, she founded the Smith Island Foundation, a nonprofit organization in which she served as executive director for eight years, and later held an appointment as the vice president of Smith Island United, a community advocacy group. Dr. Davidson has also completed certifications in lactation consulting, forensic nursing, and as a surgical first assistant.In 2012, her book, A Nurse’s Guide to Women’s Mental Health, won an American Journal of Nursing Book Award. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her mother, writing, gardening, Internet surfing, and spending time on Smith Island with her nurse-practitioner husband, Nathan, and their four children, Hayden, Chloe, Caroline, and Grant. Dr. Davidson and her family love the Eastern Shore of Maryland and Virginia and continue to be part-time residents of Smith Island.Marcia L. London received her BSN and School Nurse Certificate from Plattsburgh State University in Plattsbu

Package Dimensions: 11.2 x 8.9 x 1.7 inches

Languages: English