September/October 2012 - Volume 37 - Issue 5
pp: 286-352
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Guest Editorial

Second Opinion

Nutrition for The Family

Health Information Technology

Toward Evidence-Based Practice: PDF Only

Global Health and Nursing

Perinatal Patient Safety


Nurses in Low Resource Settings Save Mothers' Lives With Non-pneumatic Anti-Shock Garment

Kausar, Farah; Morris, Jessica L; Fathalla, Mohamed; More

MCN, American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing . 37(5):308-316, September/October 2012.

Nurses and nurse-midwives in developing countries can use the non-pneumatic anti-shock garment, a first-aid tool, to stabilize women in shock from postpartum hemorrhage.

Patterns of Violence Against Women in Three Communities in Alexandria, Egypt

Guimei, Maaly; Fikry, Faten EzEldin; Esheiba, Ola Mamdouh Abd Elwahed

MCN, American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing . 37(5):331-338, September/October 2012.

This study identified patterns of violence against women in three communities in Alexandria, Egypt, and how can nurses and others can help to create a violence-free community.

CE Connection

Thirty Years of Global Outreach by the American College of Nurse-Midwives

Kennedy, Holly Powell; Stalls, Suzanne; Kaplan, Lorrie Kline; More

MCN, American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing . 37(5):290-295, September/October 2012.

Over the past three decades, the American College of Nurse-Midwives has mentored midwives in more than 30 countries who have contributed talent and commitment to making the world a safer place for women and children