The focus of this course is on the Saudi family with normal state and those, having certain deviation from normal and it is directed towards the mother and child. Families will be assigned so that nursing interventions may be utilized during antenatal, natal and post natal; child care will be focused on meeting the needs of children in relation to nutrition, oxygenation, elimination, comfort, fluid and electrolyte balance.
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Bobac I, Ermilk D, Jensen M: Maternity Nursing. Boston, Chicago, London: Mosby- Yearbook Inc.1995