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    Women’s Health Issues Across the Life Cycle "does an excellent job"

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on May 4, 2017 3:40:29 PM

    It's rare for a text to explore a wide-variety of health issues and concerns for women to offer a holistic approach to care. In fact, Women’s Health Issues Across the Life Cycle: A Quality of Life Perspective by Angela Sammarco is the first. In a recent review, Julie Baker-Townsend, DNP, WHNP- BC, FNP-BC, from the University of North Florida Brooks College of Health, writes for Doody's Review Service that,

    "This innovative book is extremely useful to improve critical thinking among nursing students in a women's health class. It does an excellent job of noting the quality of life issues…"

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    Topics: women's health, Doody's Review Service, nursing, Review, ngela Sammarco, Women's Health

    A Guide to Women’s Health, Second Edition Provides a Quick Reference for Clinicians and Students

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Apr 26, 2017 3:52:59 PM

    While women make up more than half of the population in the United States, health care isn't always tailored to them. The just published A Guide to Women’s Health, Second Edition by Tolu Oyelowo and Judith Johnson seeks to change that. A practical and multidisciplinary text, it enables students and clinicians to identify and treat conditions quickly and effectively.

    Concise and easy-to-use, the Second Edition offers evidence-based information on conventional, complementary, and alternative care choices for a wide-range of conditions affecting women. Topics include epidemiology, etiology, signs and symptoms, diagnostic and management considerations, self-care, and wellness.

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    Topics: New Edition, women's health, nursing, Judith Johnson, Tolu Oyelowo, Women's Health

    Review: "an excellent, easy to read graduate level book on women's gynecologic health"

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Apr 13, 2017 4:04:56 PM

    The trusted, comprehensive, and evidence-based Women’s Gynecologic Health, Third Edition by Kerri Durnell Schuiling and Frances E. Likis has received another rave review. Julie Baker-Townsend, DNP, WHNP- BC, FNP-BC, from the University of North Florida Brooks College of Health, writing for Doody’s Review Service calls it,

    “…an excellent, easy to read graduate level book on women's gynecologic health [that] covers all aspects of gynecological care including cultural care, evidence-based guidelines, and feministic approaches...”

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    Topics: women's health, Doody's Review Service, Frances E. Likis, Kerri Durnell Schuiling, nursing, Review, Women's Health

    The New Edition of Primary Care of Women Is Finally Here

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Aug 18, 2016 4:59:06 PM

    Increasingly, women are seeking primary care from their women's healthcare providers. The eagerly anticipated Primary Care of Women, Second Edition by Barbara K. Hackley and Jan M. Kriebs is an essential and easy-to use resource for healthcare providers who offer primary care to women.

    Ideal for new and experienced clinicians, it focuses on the need to address women’s health holistically. Each chapter begins by discussing common symptoms and how to evaluate them before moving on to diagnosis and management of the most common conditions seen in women.

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    Topics: New Edition, women's health, Jan M. Kriebs, nursing, midwifery, Barbara K. Hackley, primary care, Women's Health

    Schuiling and Likis's Women’s Gynecologic Health, Third Edition Publishes

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Aug 2, 2016 1:58:05 PM

    Approaching women’s gynecologic health from a woman-centered and holistic viewpoint is crucial for providing thoughtful and effective care. Our just published Women’s Gynecologic Health, Third Edition by Kerri Durnell Schuiling and Frances E. Likis is a trusted, comprehensive, and evidence-based text that does just that.

    Encompassing both health promotion and management of gynecologic conditions, it provides clinicians and students with a strong foundation in gynecologic care and the knowledge necessary to apply it in clinical practice. With an emphasis on the importance of respecting the normalcy of female physiology, the Third Edition is an essential reference for all women’s healthcare providers.

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    Topics: New Edition, women's health, Frances E. Likis, Kerri Durnell Schuiling, Navigate, nursing, Women's Health

    Announcing Clinical Practice Guidelines for Midwifery & Women's Health, Fifth Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on May 25, 2016 4:16:59 PM

    Midwives and women's healthcare providers need easy access to valuable clinical information in order to deliver the best care. That's why we've just published Clinical Practice Guidelines for Midwifery & Women's Health, Fifth Edition by Nell L. Tharpe, Cindy L. Farley, and Robin G. Jordan. Completely updated and revised to reflect the changing clinical environment, it offers current evidence-based practice, updated approaches, and opportunities for midwifery leadership in every practice setting. Also included are integrative, alternative, and complementary therapies.

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    Topics: midwifery, Nell L. Tharpe, New Edition, women's health, Navigate, nursing, Robin G. Jordan, midwifery, Cindy L. Farley, Women's Health

    Just Published: Women’s Health Issues Across the Life Cycle

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Feb 4, 2016 2:17:47 PM

    Have you been looking for a text that explores a wide-variety of health issues and concerns for women to offer a holistic approach to care? We just published it. Presented within a quality of life framework, Women’s Health Issues Across the Life Cycle: A Quality of Life Perspective by Angela Sammarco provides a women-centered perspective to explore the range of factors that can impact women’s health and well-being throughout the major life stages.

    The first text of its kind, Women’s Health Issues Across the Life Cycle: A Quality of Life Perspective examines the ways in which the physical, psychological, spiritual, socioeconomic, and family domains impact women’s quality of life.

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    Topics: women's health, New Text, nursing, Angela Sammarco, Women's Health

    New Edition: Pharmacology for Women’s Health

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Sep 21, 2015 2:51:02 PM

    Have you been looking for a trusted resource that addresses pharmacology as it specifically relates to women's health? We just published the eagerly-awaited Pharmacology for Women’s Health, Second Edition by Mary C. Brucker and Tekoa L. King.

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    Topics: New Edition, women's health, ACA, Affordable Care Act, Mary C. Brucker, Navigate, Navigate 2 Advantage Access, nursing, pharmacology for women's health, Tekoa L. King, Pharmacology, Recently Published, Women's Health

    New Review: Women's Gynecologic Health, Second Edition is "a perfectly women-centered text"

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Nov 26, 2013 4:17:41 PM

    The rave reviews keep on coming for Women's Gynecologic Health, Second Edition by Kerri Durnell Schuiling and Frances E. Likis, our American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM) Book of the Year Award winner. According to Melicia Escobar, MSN, CNM, Adjunct Instructor and Clinical Faculty Advisor at Georgetown University,

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    Topics: women's health, acnm, american college of nurse-midwives, Frances E. Likis, Review, Schuiling, Women's Health

    Jones & Bartlett Learning Celebrates National Midwifery Week and the Fundamental Significance of Women’s Health

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Oct 18, 2012 1:16:08 PM

    Last week, National Midwifery Week celebrated midwives and midwifery practice across the nation. Created by the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM) to support and recognize their members, National Midwifery Week seeks to raise public awareness with the theme, “Our Moment of Truth™: A New Understanding of Midwifery Care.”

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    Topics: Award, midwifery, Nell L. Tharpe, New Edition, women's health, acnm, Affordable Care Act, american college of nurse-midwives, Cindy Farley, Frances E. Likis, Kerri Durnell Schuiling, National Midwifery Week, Robin G. Jordan, Well-Woman care, midwifery, Women's Health

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