Midwifery And Women S Health Nurse Practitioner Certification Review Guide

Author: Beth Kelsey
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 9780763774172
Size: 72.87 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Midwifery/Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Certification Review Guide, Second Edition is a comprehensive review designed specifically for those preparing to take the Midwifery (ACC) or Women's Health Nurse Practitioner (NCC) certification examinations. Completely revised and updated,the Second Edition has new questions in each chapter and contains over 600 sample test questions representative of questions found on the examinations. Midwives and Women's Health Nurse Practitioners share many commonalities which enhance the delivery of care of women during their lifespan, and this review guide provides test taking strategies, study tips, and test questions and addresses professional issues that directly impact these specialties.

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Certification Review Guide

Author: Virginia Layng Millonig
Publisher: Health Leadership Assoc Incorporated
Size: 72.53 MB
Format: PDF
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From acclaimed authors and certified pediatric nurse practitioners Virginia Millonig and Caryl Mobley, this Fourth Edition has been developed especially for Pediatric Nurse Practitioners and Family Nurse Practitioners preparing to take certification examinations and as a reference in the practice setting. The text is divided into systems with an in-depth coverage of growth and development and health promotion and maintenance. The common disorders of the various body systems provide succinct summaries of definitions, etiology, signs and symptoms, clinical findings, differential diagnoses, diagnostic tests\findings, and management\treatment. The final chapter addresses PNP role development, current trends and health policy issues including topics such as credentialing, legal issues, legislation, reimbursement and delivery systems. Following each chapter are test questions, which are intended to serve as an introduction To The testing arena. In addition a bibliography is included for those who need a more in-depth discussion of the subject matter in each chapter. Key Features Include: A comprehensive outline format—for fast overview and reference All the information you’ll need for your certification exam—complementing the study question books which provide additional practice questions Emphasis on major theories, diagnoses, treatment modalities, and nursing interventions Sample test questions and a comprehensive bibliography after each chapter

Guidelines For Nurse Practitioners In Ambulatory Obstetric Settings Second Edition

Author: Nancy J. Cibulka, PhD, WHNP, BC, FNP
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 082611959X
Size: 62.99 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Praise for the First Edition: "This is a concise, yet comprehensive book. I would recommend that any advanced practice nurse working in obstetrics have it on the bookshelf. It could also be used as a protocol manual for small practices." Score: 100, 5 Stars --Doody's Medical Reviews The only comprehensive source of current, evidence-based guidelines for nurse practitioners, nurse-midwives, clinical nurse specialists, and other health professionals who provide prenatal and postpartum care in outpatient settings, this clinical reference covers the latest health care guidelines in an easy-to-read, outline format. With three new chapters, Obesity in Pregnancy, Dermatological Concerns, and Preventing Zika in Pregnancy, the second edition has also been updated to include new guidelines from professional organizations such as the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses; American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists; American Academy of Pediatricians; and the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. Delivered in a convenient, spiral-bound format for health professionals in a busy clinical practice setting, this guide addresses clinical topics and practice standards regarding preconception, prenatal, and postpartum nursing care. Topics are broken down into definition, etiology, history, physical exam, lab exam, differential diagnosis, treatment, complications, consultation/referral, and follow-up. Sections provide in-depth detail on genetic counseling, health promotion and assessment, lactation issues, and medications during pregnancy. Tables and diagrams further illustrate and reinforce the content, and numerous web addresses are provided. New to the Second Edition: Three new chapters, Obesity in Pregnancy, Dermatological Concerns, and Preventing Zika in Pregnancy New and updated guidelines from the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses; American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists; American Academy of Pediatricians; and the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force New clinical updates on genetic screening and testing, nausea and vomiting, use of low-dose aspirin to prevent pregnancy complications, HIV prevention using PrEP, breastfeeding, avoidance of nonmedically indicated early-term delivery, and use of marijuana and heroin New nomenclature for preeclampsia Updated information on healthy preconception care Key Features: Comprises the only comprehensive source of current guidelines for nurse practitioner care of obstetric patients in ambulatory settings Presents complete guidelines in consistent, easy-to-access outline format Written by board-certified nurse practitioners with more than 50 years of combined women’s health and obstetric/perinatal practice Offers guidelines on identifying complications and when to refer for specialist care