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Fast Facts for the L & D Nurse: Labor & Delivery Orientation in a Nutshell
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Fast Facts for the L & D Nurse: Labor & Delivery Orientation in a Nutshell

Publication Year: 2012
Edition: 1
Authors/Editor: Groll, Cassie Giles
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 978-0-826-10996-5
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Nurses who are new to the labor and delivery (L&D) environment will welcome this succinct, easy-to-use orientation guide for everyday labor and birth management practices. It is designed for speedy access to fundamental information about the most common practices in the L&D unit and encourages the development of independence and confidence for new RNs orienting to this practice environment.

This well-formatted reference covers the more commonly occurring L&D situations, terminology, equipment, labs, medications, complications, and algorithms to help foster critical thinking and establish a concrete obstetric knowledge base. A wealth of clearly rendered illustrations are included to aid learning. The book also provides space for nurses to enter personal notes and protocol observed in their particular hospital.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Groll, Cassie Giles
  • ISBN: 978-0-826-10996-5
  • Specialty:
    Fundamentals of Nursing
    Maternal/Child
    Obstetrics & Women's Health
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1
  • Pages: 152
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2012

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