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Recently Published

Revisiting Waterbirth An Attitude to Care by Dianne Garland Revisiting Waterbirth An Attitude to Care

The use of warm water immersion throughout the birthing process is renowned for its physical and psychological benefits, yet waterbirth is still vastly underrepresented as a birthing method across the globe. Now going into its second edition, Dianne Garland's popular...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/05/2017

Hypnobirth Evidence, practice and support for birth professionals by Teri (The Hypnobirthing Association, UK) Gavin-Jones, Sandra (Handford Natural Birthing, UK) Handford Hypnobirth Evidence, practice and support for birth professionals
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Maternity services and choices for labour and birth are fast evolving. Hypnobirth involves preparation for childbirth using tried and tested hypnotherapy techniques in harmony with midwifery best practices and increasing numbers of women are turning to the technique. Written by...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/05/2016

Hypnobirth Evidence, practice and support for birth professionals by Teri (The Hypnobirthing Association, UK) Gavin-Jones, Sandra (Handford Natural Birthing, UK) Handford Hypnobirth Evidence, practice and support for birth professionals
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Maternity services and choices for labour and birth are fast evolving. Hypnobirth involves preparation for childbirth using tried and tested hypnotherapy techniques in harmony with midwifery best practices and increasing numbers of women are turning to the technique. Written by...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/05/2016

Water, Birth and Sexuality Our Primeval Connection to Water, and its Use in Labour and Therapy by Michel Odent Water, Birth and Sexuality Our Primeval Connection to Water, and its Use in Labour and Therapy

As well as discovering the practical advantages of water during the birthing process, Dr Odent considers the meaning and importance of water as a symbol. Water, Birth and Sexuality examines the living power of water and its erotic connotations.
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/03/2014

Caesarean Birth A Positive Approach to Preparation and Recovery by Leigh East Caesarean Birth A Positive Approach to Preparation and Recovery


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/04/2011

Home Birth The Politics of Difficult Choices by Mary L. Nolan Home Birth The Politics of Difficult Choices

The rhetoric of choice is much used in UK health policy and home birth is one of the three options that women are entitled to choose between when deciding where to have their baby. This book focuses on the experiences...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/11/2010

Home Birth The Politics of Difficult Choices by Mary L. Nolan Home Birth The Politics of Difficult Choices

The rhetoric of choice is much used in UK health policy and home birth is one of the three options that women are entitled to choose between when deciding where to have their baby. This book focuses on the experiences...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/11/2010

Shoulder Dystocia and Birth Injury Prevention and Treatment by James A. O'Leary Shoulder Dystocia and Birth Injury Prevention and Treatment

Shoulder Dystocia and Birth Injury: Prevention and Treatment, Third Edition, supplements the limits of personal experience with the accumulated experience of many talented clinicians. It contains the latest causation theories and reviews of the literature.
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/11/2008

Coming Soon

Evidence and Skills for Normal Labour and Birth by Denis Walsh Evidence and Skills for Normal Labour and Birth

Evidence-based care is a well-established principle in contemporary healthcare. However, despite the emphasis on promoting evidence-based or effective care without the unnecessary use of technologies and drugs, intervention rates in childbirth continue to rise rapidly. This new edition of Evidence...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2018

Evidence and Skills for Normal Labour and Birth by Denis Walsh Evidence and Skills for Normal Labour and Birth

Evidence-based care is a well-established principle in contemporary healthcare. However, despite the emphasis on promoting evidence-based or effective care without the unnecessary use of technologies and drugs, intervention rates in childbirth continue to rise rapidly. This new edition of Evidence...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2018

Other books in this genre

Birth and Breastfeeding Rediscovering the Needs of Women During Pregnancy and Childbirth by Michel Odent Birth and Breastfeeding Rediscovering the Needs of Women During Pregnancy and Childbirth

Until recently a woman could not have had a baby without releasing a complex cocktail of 'love hormones'. Most women give birth without relying on the release of such a flow of hormones. Some give birth via caesarean section, while...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/02/2007

Appraising Research into Childbirth An Interactive Workbook by Sara Wickham Appraising Research into Childbirth An Interactive Workbook

Concentrates specifically on research into midwifery and related disciplines. This book is designed to equip midwives and midwifery students with the necessary tools to navigate the maze of evidence-informed practice and the very different kinds of research that are published...
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/03/2006

Loss and Bereavement in Childbearing by Rosemary (University of Edinburgh, UK) Mander Loss and Bereavement in Childbearing
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Bereavement is a difficult issue for midwives to manage and families suffer when the care they receive is inadequate or inappropriate. Adopting a research-based approach, this book aids midwives in providing effective care and support to those who experience loss....
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/09/2005

Birthing Autonomy by Nadine Edwards Birthing Autonomy

Focuses on women's views and their experiences of planning home births. Comparing how differently the pros and cons of home births are constructed and contemplated by mothers and by the medical profession, this book looks at how obstetric thinking and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/07/2005

Birthing Autonomy Women's Experiences of Planning Home Births by Nadine Edwards Birthing Autonomy Women's Experiences of Planning Home Births

Home births are a popular choice for expectant mothers. This work explores the opinions of expectant mothers and professionals in a way that student and practicing midwives can identify with.
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/07/2005

The Gentle Birth Method The Month-by-Month Jeyarani Way Programme by Dr. Gowri Motha, Karen Swan MacLeod The Gentle Birth Method The Month-by-Month Jeyarani Way Programme
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Childbirth guru Dr Gowri Motha, who practises with Dr Yehudi Gordon - author of Birth and Beyond - shows women how her revolutionary method helps women carry the baby to full term, have less intervention in the birth; feel less...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/06/2004

Birth Chairs, Midwives, and Medicine by Amanda Carson Banks Birth Chairs, Midwives, and Medicine

There was a time when birth was treated as a natural process rather than a medical condition, but societal changes in attitudes toward women and the practice of medicine made birthing a province of the male-dominated medical profession. In Birth...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/11/1999

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