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Nursing Assessment of the New Mother and Baby (DVD), 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1111137048  |  ISBN-13: 9781111137045
  • © 2011 | Published
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Overview

ASSESSMENT OF THE NEW MOTHER & BABY filmed in the Mother/Baby Unit of Intermountain Utah Valley Regional Medical using mothers during their actual postpartum experience and newborns in the Nursery and Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NBICU), vividly and accurately demonstrates the nurses' role in the care of the new mother and baby. The program is presented in three complementing components: POSTPARTUM ASSESSMENTS AND INTERVENTIONS, NEONATAL ASSESSMENT, AND GESTATIONAL AGE EVALUATION. POSTPARTUM ASSESSMENTS AND INTERVENTIONS covers the nurse's role in the comprehensive care needed for mothers who experience a vaginal or Cesarean birth. NEONATAL ASSESSMENT illustrates the nurse's responsibility in Apgar scoring and performing both an initial and brief assessment soon after birth followed by a comprehensive physical examination. A demonstration of health screening for hemoglobin level, hypoglycemia, mandatory metabolic and endocrine problems is covered as well as the administration of Vit. K and eye medication. GESTATIONAL AGE EVALUATION demonstrates the nurse examining term, pre-term and post-term infants to determine their gestational age.

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Features and Benefits

  • Illustrates how to perform accurate assessments and interventions needed for both mothers who have had vaginal and cesarean deliveries.
  • Demonstrates the skills necessary to perform neonatal assessments.
  • Health screening tests for newborns are also covered.
  • Includes a discussion of the physical characteristics and neuromuscular maturity parameters of term, pre-term, and post-term infants.
  • Differentiates the possible complications of pre-term and post-term as well as newborns who are small or large for gestational age.

Table of Contents

Postpartum Assessments and Interventions.
Neonatal Assessment.
Gestational Age Evaluation.

Supplements

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Instructor Supplements

Neonatal Assessment (DVD)  (ISBN-10: 1111137064 | ISBN-13: 9781111137069)

NEONATAL ASSESSMENT illustrates the nurse’s responsibility in Apgar scoring and performing both an initial and brief assessment soon after birth followed by a comprehensive physical examination. A demonstration of health screening for hemoglobin level, hypoglycemia, mandatory metabolic and endocrine problems is covered as well as the administration of Vit. K and eye medication.

List Price = $443.95  | CengageBrain Price = $443.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $334.00

Gestational Age Evaluation (DVD)  (ISBN-10: 1111137072 | ISBN-13: 9781111137076)

GESTATIONAL AGE EVALUATION demonstrates the nurse examining term, pre-term and post-term infants to determine their gestational age.

List Price = $443.95  | CengageBrain Price = $443.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $334.00

Effective Communication Practices for Healthcare Professionals -DVD  (ISBN-10: 1111128804 | ISBN-13: 9781111128807)

EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION PRACTICES FOR THE HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONAL describes different techniques that can be used to impart knowledge and facilitate learning, provide support to patient and family members when serious or life-threatening illness or injury is diagnosed, and to help loved-ones cope with unexpected death. Topics include Components of Effective Communication, Blocks to Effective Communication, Delivering Bad News, and Application of Therapeutic Communication. Scenarios are used throughout this four-part series to illustrate effective communication as well as ineffective communication and its consequences. Tips are provided that describe techniques that are beneficial to the patient as well as staff members. These programs are an excellent resource for nurses, physicians, social workers, psychologists, counselors, and anyone who has interaction with patients in critical and acute care or outpatient settings.

List Price = $1650.95  | CengageBrain Price = $1650.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $1241.50

Student Supplements

Neonatal Assessment (DVD)  (ISBN-10: 1111137064 | ISBN-13: 9781111137069)

NEONATAL ASSESSMENT illustrates the nurse’s responsibility in Apgar scoring and performing both an initial and brief assessment soon after birth followed by a comprehensive physical examination. A demonstration of health screening for hemoglobin level, hypoglycemia, mandatory metabolic and endocrine problems is covered as well as the administration of Vit. K and eye medication.

List Price = $443.95  | CengageBrain Price = $443.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $334.00

Gestational Age Evaluation (DVD)  (ISBN-10: 1111137072 | ISBN-13: 9781111137076)

GESTATIONAL AGE EVALUATION demonstrates the nurse examining term, pre-term and post-term infants to determine their gestational age.

List Price = $443.95  | CengageBrain Price = $443.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $334.00

Effective Communication Practices for Healthcare Professionals -DVD  (ISBN-10: 1111128804 | ISBN-13: 9781111128807)

EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION PRACTICES FOR THE HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONAL describes different techniques that can be used to impart knowledge and facilitate learning, provide support to patient and family members when serious or life-threatening illness or injury is diagnosed, and to help loved-ones cope with unexpected death. Topics include Components of Effective Communication, Blocks to Effective Communication, Delivering Bad News, and Application of Therapeutic Communication. Scenarios are used throughout this four-part series to illustrate effective communication as well as ineffective communication and its consequences. Tips are provided that describe techniques that are beneficial to the patient as well as staff members. These programs are an excellent resource for nurses, physicians, social workers, psychologists, counselors, and anyone who has interaction with patients in critical and acute care or outpatient settings.

List Price = $1650.95  | CengageBrain Price = $1650.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $1241.50