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January-February 2007 - Volume 32 - Issue 1
pp: 6-64

EDITORIAL


SECOND OPINION


INFANT NUTRITION


THE NEW NETWORKING


Clinical Decision Support Systems

McCartney, Patricia R.

MCN, The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing. 32(1):58, January-February 2007.

They are supposed to make the clinician's life easier, but do clinical decision support systems live up to their hype?

GLOBAL HEALTH AND NURSING


TOWARD EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE


PERINATAL PATIENT SAFETY


Disruptive Clinician Behavior

Simpson, Kathleen Rice

MCN, The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing. 32(1):64, January-February 2007.

It seems we've always lived with bad behavior by some of our colleagues. Now Dr. Simpson tells us why that's bad for patient safety.


How Does Postpartum Depression Affect Breastfeeding?

McCarter-Spaulding, Deborah; Horowitz, June Andrews

MCN, The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing. 32(1):10-17, January-February 2007.

The results of this study, done with women who screened positive for postpartum depression, might surprise you.

Giving Birth: The Voices of Russian Women

Callister, Lynn Clark; Getmanenko, Natalia; Garvrish, Natalia; More

MCN, The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing. 32(1):18-24, January-February 2007.

Our distinguished cultural expert, Dr. Callister, gives us data on how women in Russia perceive childbirth. You're going to want to know this information.

Factors Influencing Implementation of Kangaroo Holding in a Special Care Nursery

Johnson, Amy Nagorski

MCN, The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing. 32(1):25-29, January-February 2007.

Don't we all know that kangaroo care is a good thing for newborns? Why is it that some nurses find it difficult to implement?

DEVELOPMENT OF The Perinatal Concerns Program: Care of Mothers After Diagnosis of Fatal Infant Anomalies

Weinhold, Orpha

MCN, The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing. 32(1):30-35, January-February 2007.

This nurse recognized a flaw in the care of her patient and used her skills to develop a new program for her institution to avoid the problem in the future.

“It's Not an Issue at the Moment”: A Qualitative Study of Mothers About Childhood Obesity

Zehle, Katharina; Wen, Li Ming; Orr, Neil; More

MCN, The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing. 32(1):36-41, January-February 2007.

Everyone in healthcare is talking about the obesity epidemic in children. What do parents have to say about it?

SUCCESSFUL INTERVENTIONS FOR SMOKING CESSATION IN PREGNANCY

BARRON, JENNIFER; PETRILLI, FRANCESCA; STRATH, LESLIE; More

MCN, The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing. 32(1):42-47, January-February 2007.

Your pregnant patient smokes cigarettes. What is the best way to help her to stop? Dr. McCaffrey and colleagues examined the evidence for you.

THE IMPORTANCE OF EXCLUSIVE BREASTFEEDING IN INFANTS AT RISK FOR CELIAC DISEASE

Chertok, Ilana R.

MCN, The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing. 32(1):50-54, January-February 2007.

Celiac disease rates are rising. Is there something you can do to help parents delay the symptoms of this disease in their infant?


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