Enhancing Nursing Knowledge and Application of Education to Opioid Addicted Pregnant Women: A Literature Review
Repository Posting Date2017-07-27T17:03:04Z
Author DetailsJennifer Lynn Davis, BSN; Jeanette Rossetti, EdD -- School of Nursing, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Illinois, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationNon-member
Level of EvidenceN/A
Nursing care of the opioid addicted pregnant woman, postpartum mother, and newborn demands a multidisciplinary, non-stigmatic approach that meets the patients’ holistic needs. This presentation will identify the demand for nursing considerations within an evidenced based nursing protocol that encompasses the treatment and educational needs of this complex patient dyad.