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This course provides an integrative, family-centered approach to the care of child-bearing women and newborns. Emphasis is placed on normal and high-risk pregnancies, normal and abnormal growth and development, family dynamics and the promotion of healthy behaviors in patients. Laboratory/clinical experiences provide the student an opportunity to apply theoretical concepts and implement safe patient care to mothers and newborns in selected settings.


Course Information

  • Course Code: NURS 2132
  • Course Credits: Class 1, Lab 3, Cr 2