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About the Author
Patricia D. Coyne earned her B.S in Nursing from Lehman College -- CUNY, her MPA in Health Care from Pace University, her MS in Nursing Education from Mercy College, and is a Ph.D. candidate in nursing at Rutgers University. She has taught nursing courses at Rockland Community College and the Cochran School of Nursing. She is a contributor to McGraw-Hill's Review for the NCLEX-RN Examination.
Table of Contents
1. Introduction to Contemporary Maternity Nursing 2. Anatomy & Physiology of the Reproductive System 3. Reproductive & Sexual Health 4. Common Reproductive Issues 5. Preconceptual Care 6. Pregnancy and Prenatal Education 7. Fetal Development & Genetics 8. Maternal Adaptations to Pregnancy 9. Nursing management During Pregnancy 10. Labor & Birth Process 11. Postpartum 12. Newborn Adaptation 13. Nursing Management of the Newborn 14. Nursing Management of the Pregnancy at Risk 15. High-Risk Labor and Childbirth 16. High-Risk Postpartum Woman 17. High-Risk Newborn 18. Community-Based Care