PCEP Book I: Maternal and Fetal Evaluation and Immediate Newborn Care

PCEP Book I: Maternal and Fetal Evaluation and Immediate Newborn Care

  • Author: Sinkin, Robert A; Chisholm, Christian A.; Niermeyer, Susan; Kellams, Ann; Smith, Chad M.; Carmen, Melissa; Swanson, Jonathan; Wilson, Sarah; Clarke, Susan B; Veith, Sharon; O'Brien, Barbara T.; Miller, Sally; Banker, Lorie
  • Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Serie: Perinatal Continuing Education Program
  • ISBN: 9781610020527
  • eISBN Pdf: 9781610020534
  • Place of publication:  Illinois , United States
  • Year of publication: 2016
  • Year of digital publication: 2016
  • Month: October
  • Pages: 352
  • Language: English
Time-saving, low-cost solutions for self-paced learning or instructor-led training!
Developed for health care professionals who provide care to pregnant women and newborns, the Perinatal Continuing Education Program (PCEP) is a comprehensive, self-paced education program in four volumes.

Completely updated and revised with leading-edge procedures and techniques, Book I: Maternal and Fetal Evaluation and Immediate Newborn Care, 3rd Edition features 8 units covering obstetric evaluation and Neonatal Resuscitation Program information and skills, as well as units on thermal care and neonatal hypoglycemia.

PCEP is a proven educational tool for:
  • Improving perinatal care know-how, policies, practices and procedures
  • Establishing organization-wide care goals and routines
  • Teaching both practical skills and cognitive knowledge
  • Saving time and money -- streamline the learning process
  • Reducing care risks through staff-wide consistency of knowledge and skills competency
  • Encouraging cooperation and communication among diverse staff
  • Simplifying education planning and budgeting
  • Introduction: What You Need to Know
  • Unit 1: Is the Mother Sick? Is the Fetus Sick?
  • Unit 2: Fetal Age, Growth, and Maturity
  • Unit 3: Fetal Well-being
  • Unit 4: Is the Baby Sick?
  • Unit 5: Resuscitating the Newborn
  • Unit 6: Gestational Age and Size and Associated Risk Factors
  • Unit 7: Thermal Environment
  • Unit 8: Hypoglycemia
  • Pretest Answer Key
  • Glossary


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