For the Maternity or Obstetrics course in the nursing curriculum. Maternal-newborn nurses serve as a crucial link between the healthcare system and childbearing families. Maternal-Newborn Nursing: A Family and Community-Based Approach, by Sally Olds, Marcia London, and Patricia Ladewig, known for its comprehensive coverage, warm and caring writing style, dynamic full color design and visual program has set the standard for maternal-newborn nursing textbooks. Now in a revised sixth edition, the text retains the hallmark style and features that have made it one of nursing's best-loved texts. In addition, new content and pedagogy have been incorporated that will prepare nursing students to be flexible, creative, and professional in the face of the trends toward home healthcare and community-based nursing, a growing multi-cultural population, and increasingly sophisticated technology.Olds, Sally B. is the author of 'Maternal-Newborn Nursing A Family and Community-Based Approach' with ISBN 9780805380705 and ISBN 0805380701.