TITLE

chapter 13: Promoting Patient Comfort During Labor and Birth

AUTHOR(S)
Ward, Susan L.; Hisley, Shelton M.
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Maternal-Child Nursing Care: Optimizing Outcomes for Mothers, Ch;Jan2009, p399
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Chapter 13 of the book "Maternal-Child Nursing Care: Optimizing Outcomes for Mothers, Children & Families," by Susan L. Ward and Shelton M. Hisley, is presented. It focuses on reducing the pain experienced by women during labor and childbirth. Several nonpharmacological and pharmacological measures are used to relieve women of labor pain.
ACCESSION #
47189099

 

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