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Labor and Delivery Nursing: Guide to Evidence-Based Practice

Labor and Delivery Nursing: Guide to Evidence-Based Practice
Author: Michelle Murray PhD RNC - Gayle Huelsmann BSN RNC
ISBN 13: 9780826118035
ISBN 10: 0826118038
Edition: 1
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
Publication Date: 2008-12-15
Format: Paperback
Pages: 264
List Price: $95.00

"Where was this book when I was a new nurse just learning the ropes of labor and delivery? This is a true gem of a book-a must for any new grad going into labor and delivery .I recommend this book for every labor and delivery floor."

Cindy Curtis, RNC, IBCLC, CCE

Former Director, The Family Birth Center

Culpeper Regional Hospital

Lignum, VA

"The best one stop reference book for the experienced and noviced Labor and Delivery RN....Finally an excellent Labor and Delivery book by RN's -- for RN's."

Garla DeWall, RNC

Presbyterian Hospital in the Family Birthing Center

Albuquerque, New Mexico

Labor and delivery nursing requires critical thinking, constant caring, teamwork, and communication. As the first line of defense to prevent injury, labor and delivery nurses take on some of the most difficult and trying challenges in the delivery room.

Murray and Huelsmann present this clinically oriented guide to help labor and delivery nurses make wise decisions in the delivery room. The authors provide a wealth of insight on how to maximize both maternal and fetal outcomes. This book provides authoritative guidance on intervention options, creation of patient-centered plans of care, and improved communication with other members of the obstetrics team.

Special Features:

  • Explains the stages and phases of delivery, pain management, patient assessment, and much more

  • Features references, relevant graphics, skills checklists, and review questions at the end of each section

  • Useful for RNs new to the field, seasoned practitioners looking for updated methods and data, and nurses preparing for certification and licensure

With this book, nurses will gain the confidence and competence to approach labor and delivery challenges with care and efficiency.