Childbearing Nursing


Exploration of nursing care of clients experiencing a normal pregnancy or a pregnancy at risk. Common obstetrical problems of increasing complexity are studied. Emphasis on assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of care for the childbearing client. Experiences include care for the mother, fetus, and neonate during normal pregnancies. Social and environmental influences are addressed, as well as pharmacological and nutritional factors. (Formerly NUR280) 3 Credits (2 Lecture - 3 Lab) Prerequisite(s): BIO125 and NUR183 and PSY203 or BIO125 and NUR223 and PSY203 or BIO125 and NUR181 and PSY203. Corequisite(s): BIO201 and NUR214 and NUR273 and NUR286 or CSC124 and NUR229 and NUR272 and SOC111.