Oxford Handbook of Midwifery

Publication Year: 2017

Edition: 3rd Ed.

Authors/Editor: Medforth, Janet; Ball, Linda; Walker, Angela; Battersby, Sue; Stables, Sarah

Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)

ISBN: 978-0-19-875478-7

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Description

Concise yet comprehensive, with its recognisable and easy-to-use Oxford Handbook format, midwives will find this a treasure trove of clear, practical guidance.

Whether you are a student needing a helping hand through the subject or an experienced practitioner needing to refresh your knowledge in an emergency, you can be sure that this handbook will be there for you.

Written by experienced midwives, and following the latest guidelines and key care protocols, this is handbook is up-to-date and authoritative, with sections on sexual health, contraception, neonatal care and infant feeding. Each chapter includes assessment, diagnosis and management of care with treatment interventions. Now including new information on initiation of breast feeding with biological nurturing as well as a highlighted section on how to manage obstetric emergencies. Important psychosocial care issues are also addressed. This edition provides concise, practical and accessible information in a logical sequence, as the layout follows the woman's journey through pregnancy, birth and early motherhood.

Key Features:

  • Concise and comprehensive guide to all aspects of midwifery and obstetric care.
  • Authoritative practical guidance from experienced midwives, educators, and researchers.
  • Follows the latest national guidelines and key care protocols for principles of care.
  • Provides information in a logical sequence following the woman's journey through pregnancy, birth and early motherhood.

Details

Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Medforth, Janet; Ball, Linda; Walker, Angela; Battersby, Sue; Stables, Sarah
ISBN: 978-0-19-875478-7
Specialty:
Maternal/Child
Language: English
Edition: 3rd Ed.
Pages: 888
Year: 2017

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