By Kathleen Rice Simpson PhD RNC FAAN, Patricia A. Creehan MSN RNC
You’ll achieve for this hugely useful source for: multiplied insurance of high-risk being pregnant, from bleeding in being pregnant to preterm exertions and delivery, diabetes, cardiac affliction, pulmonary problems, a number of gestation, and maternal-fetal delivery. And, you will expertly deal with present day broader scope of perinatal nursing with . . . an all-new bankruptcy on weight problems in being pregnant covers dangers to the mummy and fetus, care from preconception to postpartum, in addition to bariatric surgical procedure. And, an multiplied bankruptcy on child foodstuff contains new sections at the youngster feeding determination, merits of breastfeeding, dietary parts, and preterm milk and lactation. New chapters regarding sufferer safeguard and the improvement of a hugely trustworthy perinatal unit, tell nurses tips to behavior crew education and drills for obstetric emergencies, create checklists, and successfully handoff patients.
Two skilled perinatal nurses staff with the celebrated Association of Women’s overall healthiness, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses and greater than 70 participants and reviewers for an impartial viewpoint. You’ll understand the easiest proof and most modern criteria for all components of your perinatal perform by way of drawing on a wealth of knowledge accrued into the new variation of AWHONN’s Perinatal Nursing, 4th edition.
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The associated risks related to hand offs are frequently unappreciated until there is an adverse event determined to be due to miscommunication between providers during a transition in patient care (Simpson, 2005b). Although the hand-off process is meant to promote continuity and efficiency, there are inherent vulnerabilities due to the human factors involved in the relay of critical information. Often, substantive portions of the communicated data are not transferred to the other professional as intended.
Excess traction and fundal pressure should be avoided because of increased risk of injuries to the baby (ACOG, 2002). indd 14 D I S P L A Y 1 – 3 Suggestions for Medical Record Documentation (Simpson, 1999) • Provide emergent nursing care to woman and newborn as a first priority. • Avoid duplication in the documentation process. Ensure that documentation of the event by the provider and the nurse are in sync. The nurse may limit documentation to noting that a shoulder dystocia occurred and noting the nursing interventions, such as assisting the woman to McRoberts position and applying suprapubic pressure, while the provider may describe the head-to-body interval and maneuvers that were used.
Because women who had GBS colonization during a previous pregnancy are likely not to be colonized during subsequent pregnancies, they require culture evaluation for GBS with each pregnancy but not intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis unless there is an indication for GBS prophylaxis during the current pregnancy. • Refer to the entire recommendations from the CDC (2010) for specific details for identification of candidates for intrapartum prophylaxis and treatment of the newborn. NEONATAL RESUSCITATION AT BIRTH Common Allegations • Failure to anticipate resuscitation needs of a baby whose mother experienced pregnancy complications and/or after an indeterminate or abnormal FHR pattern during labor • Failure to have appropriate personnel and equipment available for neonatal resuscitation Standards, Guidelines, and Recommendations • All members of the perinatal team who are involved in labor and birth should have successfully completed 3/7/13 9:10 AM 18 • • • • C H A P T E R 1 / Perinatal Patient Safety and Professional Liability Issues the neonatal resuscitation course sponsored by AAP and the American Heart Association (AHA) (AAP & AHA, 2011).
AWHONN's Perinatal Nursing by Kathleen Rice Simpson PhD RNC FAAN, Patricia A. Creehan MSN RNC