Postnatal : Volume 4 Paperback
Part of the Midwifery Essentials series
"Postnatal" is the fourth title in the "Midwifery Essentials" series and explores contemporary postnatal care for women and their families, exploring the role of the midwife as a member of the multi-professional team.
This book thoroughly prepares the reader to provide safe, evidence-based, woman-centred postnatal care for mothers and their babies.
It includes the postnatal examination of the woman, and the baby check; care of the baby in the immediate postnatal period; the features of the normal neonate; the newborn clinical examination; hospital postnatal care and caesarean section; the role of the community midwife and emotional wellbeing; postnatal fertility control; and, issues involved in supporting the woman to feed her baby.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 176 pages, ill
- Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
- Publication Date: 02/09/2009
- Category: Midwifery
- ISBN: 9780443103568