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  • Designing Interventions to Improve the Health of Women Using the ORBIT Model February 18, 2019
    The authors describe the innovative ORBIT model and how it can be applied in the design of behaviorally oriented interventions for the care of women.
  • Developing and Pretesting a Survey About Immigrant Women’s Experiences With Postpartum Depression Screening February 13, 2019
    Based on theory and feedback from professionals and Chinese immigrant women, we refined a survey about immigrant women’s perspectives on screening for postpartum depression.
  • Elective Induction of Labor February 6, 2019
    Labor is a complex, physiologic event that involves an intricate interaction of multiple hormones. Women can make fully informed decisions about induction of labor only when they understand the process of induction, potential benefits and risks associated with the pharmacologic and/or mechanical methods used to induce labor, alternatives to induction, and the potential benefits and […]
  • Current Resources for Evidence-Based Practice, March 2019 February 5, 2019
    A review of new resources to support the provision of evidence-based care for women and infants.
  • In Response February 4, 2019
    I completely agree with the concept of the postpartum year as the focus of care, as Dr. Walker proposed. This focus is in keeping with the principles of maternal–child health nursing instead of treating mothers and infants separately during this critical period of maternal and infant development and health promotion. Thank you for extending the […]


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