Saturday, March 12, 2011

Essentials of Fetal Monitoring

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
3rd edition - October 27, 2006
Paperback: 240 pages
ISBN-10: 9780826132635
ISBN-13: 978-0826132635 

As over 85% of pregnant women entering labor and delivery floors undergo fetal monitoring, it is essential that nurses in this field are well-versed in the signs of fetal well-being and compromise obtained from FHR monitoring. Michelle Murray has created this workbook to provide a complete guide to fetal monitoring, useful for any nurse currently working in a labor and delivery setting and those just starting their studies. An essential volume covering almost all issues you encountered, including: 
• Systematic assessment of the pregnant patient 
• External and internal fetal monitoring 
• A step-by-step guide to the different equipment and procedures of fetal monitoring 
• Detailed reproductions of actual fetal monitor tracings 
• NICHD definitions to describe alternative terminology for documentation 
• Skill testing exercises and true/false questions at each chapter end 
• Ways to identify ineffective actions that can delay timely interventions 

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