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Primary care of women : a guide for midwives and women's health providers /
Barbara Hackley, Jan M. Kriebs, Mary Ellen Rousseau.
imprint
Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, c2007.
description
xviii, 938 p. : ill.
ISBN
0763716502 (pbk.), 9780763716509 (pbk.)
format(s)
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imprint
Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, c2007.
isbn
0763716502 (pbk.)
9780763716509 (pbk.)
catalogue key
6265356
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Doody's Reviews, November 2006
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Main Description
This text presents primary care information for the women's health scope of practice, including management of common health problems, lifestyle changes, prevention, immunizations, and the presentation and management of complications in pregnancy. Features: Real life care approach In-depth coverage of women's health concerns Easy-to-use tables summarizing diagnostic possibilities
Bowker Data Service Summary
This text presents primary care information for the nurse-midwifery scope of practice, including management of primary care problems in essentially healthy women, and the management/coordination of primary care for pregnant women with significant, established medical conditions.
Main Description
This text presents primary care information for the nurse-midwifery scope of practice, including management of primary care problems in essentially healthy women, and the management/coordination of primary care for pregnant women with significant, established medical conditions. The text covers prevention, including lifestyle changes and immunizations; screening; management of common health problems appropriate to nurse-midwifery practice; and the presentation and management of common health problems in pregnancy.
Table of Contents
Defining primary carep. 1
Immunizationsp. 11
Health screeningsp. 61
Environmental healthp. 91
Antibioticsp. 115
Obesity and weight managementp. 139
Violence against women and childrenp. 193
Substance abusep. 213
Mental illness in primary women's health carep. 249
Headachep. 313
Common conditions of the eye and earp. 339
Asthma and allergyp. 383
Respiratory conditionsp. 429
Cardiovascular disease in womenp. 481
Anemiasp. 527
Endocrinep. 559
Gastrointestinalp. 597
The abdomen : kidney, bladder, and reproductive problemsp. 679
Breast health and diseasep. 719
Cervical and ovarian cancer screeningp. 753
Musculoskeletal conditionsp. 785
Dermatologyp. 809
Infectious diseases in womenp. 865
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