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Midwifery books

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Recently Published

Midwifery, Childbirth and the Media by Ann Luce Midwifery, Childbirth and the Media

This edited collection - one of a kind in its field - addresses the theoretical and practical implications facing representations of midwifery and media.
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/10/2017

Squaring the Circle Researching normal birth in a technological world by Soo Downe Squaring the Circle Researching normal birth in a technological world

Squaring the Circle is a cutting-edge guide to the state of the art of normal childbirth, with contributions from world-renowned experts in their fields.
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/10/2017

Aussie Midwives by Fiona McArthur Aussie Midwives


Format: Paperback - Released: 18/09/2017

Spirituality and Childbirth Meaning and Care at the Start of Life by Susan (Robert Gordon University, UK) Crowther Spirituality and Childbirth Meaning and Care at the Start of Life
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Highlighting aspects of birth often taken for granted, ignored or left silenced, this book questions the art and meaning of childbirth. Addressing spirituality in and around the start of life from a variety of thought-provoking perspectives, it examines the apparent...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/09/2017

Spirituality and Childbirth Meaning and Care at the Start of Life by Susan (Robert Gordon University, UK) Crowther Spirituality and Childbirth Meaning and Care at the Start of Life
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Highlighting aspects of birth often taken for granted, ignored or left silenced, this book questions the art and meaning of childbirth. Addressing spirituality in and around the start of life from a variety of thought-provoking perspectives, it examines the apparent...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/09/2017

Obstetric Triage and Emergency Care Protocols by Diane J. Angelini Obstetric Triage and Emergency Care Protocols

This prize-winning pocket guide, containing management guidelines for obstetric triage/emergency settings, delivers critical information on obstetrics, midwifery, emergency, and family care for both students and seasoned clinicians. All of the newly revised chapters take a strong collaborative and interprofessional approach...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/08/2017

Evidence-Based Care for Breastfeeding Mothers A Resource for Midwives and Allied Healthcare Professionals by Maria Pollard Evidence-Based Care for Breastfeeding Mothers A Resource for Midwives and Allied Healthcare Professionals

Breastfeeding is a major public health issue. Breastmilk provides all the nutrients a baby needs for their first six months. Research studies also show that breastfeeding doesn't just help to protect infants from infection, but has other benefits such as...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/08/2017

Evidence-Based Care for Breastfeeding Mothers A Resource for Midwives and Allied Healthcare Professionals by Maria Pollard Evidence-Based Care for Breastfeeding Mothers A Resource for Midwives and Allied Healthcare Professionals

Breastfeeding is a major public health issue. Breastmilk provides all the nutrients a baby needs for their first six months. Research studies also show that breastfeeding doesn't just help to protect infants from infection, but has other benefits such as...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/08/2017

Coming Soon

A-Z Midwifery by Diane M. Fraser, Margaret A. Cooper A-Z Midwifery
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The A-Z Midwifery is a brand new resource that offers readers a ready source of up-to-date information arranged in a useful quick-reference format. Well illustrated with over 170 entries, together with a helpful array of figures, tables and pull-out boxes,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/11/2017

Untangling the Maternity Crisis Action for Change by Nadine Edwards Untangling the Maternity Crisis Action for Change

Arguing that contemporary maternity services provide a toxic, hostile environment both in which to practise and to give birth, this book looks at how we can change this. Its aim is promoting the best possible experiences of childbearing, and confident,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/01/2018

Untangling the Maternity Crisis by Nadine (University of Edinburgh, UK.) Edwards Untangling the Maternity Crisis
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Arguing that contemporary maternity services provide a toxic, hostile environment both in which to practise and to give birth, this book looks at how we can change this. Its aim is promoting the best possible experiences of childbearing, and confident,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/01/2018

The Midwives Book 1540-1720 The Early-modern British Sex Manual by Prof. Elaine Hobby The Midwives Book 1540-1720 The Early-modern British Sex Manual

From the first, the early-modern midwifery manual was a cross-cultural phenomenon. Disseminated in cheap octavo formats and in vernacular translations, they were an accessible source of information and advice on sexual life. In mapping the development of the English-language midwifery...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/01/2018

Other books in this genre

Vaginal Examination in Labour Challenging contemporary practice by Mary Stewart Vaginal Examination in Labour Challenging contemporary practice

Vaginal examination is a common and routine aspect of midwifery practice that is used to determine the presentation and position of the fetus, and to measure cervical dilatation in order to assess progress in labour. It is under-examined, however; little...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/06/2017

Vaginal Examination in Labour Challenging contemporary practice by Mary Stewart Vaginal Examination in Labour Challenging contemporary practice

Vaginal examination is a common and routine aspect of midwifery practice that is used to determine the presentation and position of the fetus, and to measure cervical dilatation in order to assess progress in labour. It is under-examined, however; little...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/06/2017

Midwifery Essentials: Postnatal Volume 4 by Helen Baston, Jenny Hall Midwifery Essentials: Postnatal Volume 4
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The second edition of the popular Midwifery Essentials series continues to help readers understand and master a range of core issues safely and with confidence! Written by leading midwifery academics, each book in the series provides a user-friendly source of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/06/2017

Mayes' Midwifery by Macdonald, Johnson Mayes' Midwifery
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Now available for the first time in full colour, the 15th edition of Mayes Midwifery retains all of the features that characterised the success of earlier editions - authority, accessibility and comprehensiveness - while addressing the wider context of current...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/06/2017

Midwifery Essentials: Basics Volume 1 by Hall, Helen Baston Midwifery Essentials: Basics Volume 1
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The second edition of the popular Midwifery Essentials series continues to help readers understand and master a range of core issues safely and with confidence! Written by leading midwifery academics, each book in the series provides a user-friendly source of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 23/06/2017

Myles Pocket Reference for Midwives by Cathy Ashwin, Michelle Anderson Myles Pocket Reference for Midwives
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Myles Pocket Reference for Midwives is a brand new resource that offers readers a ready source of up-to-date information at the fingertips! Well illustrated with over 100 figures, tables and pull-out boxes, this slim pocket guide includes a wealth of...
Format: Spiral bound - Released: 20/06/2017

Midwifery Essentials: Labour Volume 3 by Helen Baston, Jenny Hall Midwifery Essentials: Labour Volume 3
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The second edition of the popular Midwifery Essentials series continues to help readers understand and master a range of core issues safely and with confidence! Written by leading midwifery academics, each book in the series provides a user-friendly source of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/06/2017

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