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Maternal and Child Health Nursing

Topics regarding maternal and child health nursing which cover prenatal care, pregnancy and labor, care of the newborn, complications of pregnancy, and postnatal care.

Effects of Surgery on Pregnant Woman

Effects of Surgery on Pregnant Woman

Just like any surgical procedure, cesarean birth also has its systemic effects.

Newborn Reflexes

Reflexes aid newborns to survive while they have limited control over their body. These also provide health clues, which is why assessment of the neuromuscular function is part of the general newborn examination.

Physiological Changes in Pregnancy

A woman certainly undergoes a lot of changes during pregnancy. Some gain changes permanently, others have changes that are very subtle.

Fetal Growth Assessment

Learn how to estimate fetal growth, movement, and different diagnostics and testing to determine the wellbeing of the fetus.

Care of the Newborn

As their healthcare provider, we are the ones who handled them primarily the moment they were delivered, so it is up to us to give the best primary care to these little angels before we hand them over to their parents.
High-Risk Pregnancy

High-Risk Pregnancy

High-risk pregnancies are those concurrent disorders, pregnancy-related complications, or external factors that endanger the health of the woman and the fetus. Nurses must have the awareness regarding these diseases so they can act swiftly during these emergencies.

Problems with Fetal Position, Presentation, Size, & Passage

A pregnant woman would always want the best for the fetus growing inside of her.

Postpartum Changes

As the postpartum period sets in, changes will start to set in slowly and gradually, and the woman must be armed with information so she would be able to deal with these life changes.
Normal Pediatric Developmental Milestones

Normal Pediatric Developmental Milestones

The development of a child mostly takes place in the early years of his life.

Neurologic Disorders in Pregnancy

Learn the nursing care of a woman with neurologic disorders: seizure disorder, myasthenia gravis, and multiple sclerosis.

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