NRSG 923. Nurse Midwifery in the Postpartum and Newborn Period. 2 Hours.
Synthesis of the nurse-midwifery philosophy for postpartum and newborn periods is conceptualized. Health maintenance for mothers and infants is explored. Research, ethics, legal and political issues, nutrition, pharmacotherapeutics, health promotion, and selected deviations from normal are included. The nurse-midwifery role in consultation, collaboration, and referral are addressed. Prerequisite: NRSG 922, or Consent of Instructor. Corequisite: NRSG 924. LEC.