|Pearson Reviews & Rationales:Maternal-Newborn Nursing with Nursing Reviews & Rationales||9780132956864
Pearson Reviews & Rationales:Maternal-Newborn Nursing with Nursing Reviews & Rationales
For course review on a specific topic, e.g., maternity nursing, review for NCLEX-RN, and review for specialty training.
This resource provides a core content review of the subject in outline format. Each chapter opens with a brief outline, objectives, key terms with definitions, media box with summary of the CD, as well as a pre-test. The pre-test and post-test guide the student through a self-paced review. Other features unique to this resource help further enhance the review process.
Gives students a brief overview of chapter content.
Gives students a quick list to review before starting chapter.
Gives students a brief overview of what that chapter will contain on the accompanying CD.
Focuses students' review and allows them to assess whether or not they need to review the chapter or proceed to the next one.
An icon alerts students to critical information in the chapter that represents typical concepts or topics on the NCLEX-RN Test Plan.
Provides open-ended questions designed to stimulate students' critical thinking skills using short answer/essay format.
Helps students assess how well they mastered the chapter content.
Helps students understand why answers are correct or incorrect.
Provides students with brief case studies and 5 critical thinking questions.
Gives students portable content for review and clinical reference.
NCLEX-RN® Test Prep CD-ROM
Some questions contain art which gives students an idea of what the new NCLEX-RN will be like.
Chapter Objectives, Audio Glossary, and Chapter Outline.
Gives students a brief overview of chapter content.
Provides students with objectives that they should achieve upon completing the chapter online.
Provides open-ended questions designed to stimulate students' critical thinking skills using short answer/essay format. Students can email their responses to faculty.
Provides students with brief case studies with five critical thinking questions. Students can email responses to faculty.
A concept is further expanded in detail on the CW with colorful art.
Links students to other resources relating to the NCLEX.
Enables faculty to establish an NCLEX review course supplement online.
NEW test-taking strategies have been added to the rationales for every question in the series. These strategies will enable students to select the correct answer by breaking down the question.
Study on the go with VangoNotes!
Students have the option of downloading chapter reviews from the text and listening to them on any mp3 player.
Students can study by listening to the following for each chapter of the textbook:
• Big Ideas: Your “need to know” for each chapter
• Practice Test: A gut check for the Big Ideas-tells you if you need to keep studying
• Key Terms: Audio “flashcards” to help you review key concepts and terms
1. Introduction to Maternity Nursing.
2. Reproduction, Fertility and Infertility.
3. Family Planning and Contraception.
4. Fetal Development.
5. The Normal Prenatal Experience.
6. Common Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests.
7. The Complicated Prenatal Experience.
8. The Normal Labor and Delivery Experience.
9. The Complicated Labor and Delivery Experience.
10. The Normal Postpartum Experience.
11. The Complicated Postpartum Experience.
12. The Normal Newborn Experience.
13. The Complicated Newborn Experience.
14. Issues of Loss/Grief and Maternity Nursing.
ABOUT THE SERIES
Prentice Hall's Nursing Reviews & Rationales Series is the complete foundation for success both within the classroom and oil the NCLEX-RN. Each volume includes a review of core content, while providing hundreds of practice questions and comprehensive rationales. The only review series to include a bonus CD-ROM with each book. The complete series includes:
Mary Ann Hogan, RN, CS, MSN has been a nurse educator for 20 years, currently as a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. She has taught in diploma, associate degree, and baccalaureate nursing programs. A former item writer for the CAT NCLEX-RN, Ms. Hogan has been teaching NCLEX-RN review courses throughout New England for the last 14 years. She has also contributed to a number of publications in the areas of adult health and fundamentals of nursing. Ms. Hogan is an ANCC-certified clinical specialist in medical-surgical nursing and is a member of Sigma Theta Tau.
Rita S. Glazebrook, RN, CNP, PhD, MS, BSN is the Director of the Minnesota Intercollegiate Nursing Consortium, a cooperative baccalaureate program of St. Olaf and Gustavus Adolphus Colleges, and the Department Chair at St. Olaf College. Having taught maternity nursing for more than 20 years, Dr. Glazebrook served as a maternity item writer for Regents College and National Certification Corporation examinations, as well as several NCLEX publications. She is an ANCC-certified Adult Nurse Practitioner practicing reproductive health at CommonHealth Clinic, in Stillwater, Minnesota. She is also NCC-certified in Maternity Nursing.