Oxford Handbook of Midwifery 3e Paperback / softback
Edited by Janet (Senior Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, Sheffield Hallam University, UK) Medforth, Linda (Research Midwife, Research Midwife, Chesterfield NHS Trust, UK) Ball, Angela (Senior Midwifery Lecturer and Supervisor of Midwives; Clinical Nurse Specialist and Walker, Sue (Independent lecturer; Researcher Infant Feeding, Independent lecturer; Researcher In Battersby, Sarah (Senior Lecturer in Midwifery, Senior Lecturer in Midwifery, Sheffield Hallam Univers Stables
Part of the Oxford Handbooks in Nursing series
Now in its third edition the Oxford Handbook of Midwifery continues to be the essential one-stop guide to the key principles of the care and management of pregnancy, birth and beyond.
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 torefresh 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 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.
Importantpsychosocial 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.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 880 pages
- Publisher: Oxford University Press
- Publication Date: 16/03/2017
- Category: Nursing
- ISBN: 9780198754787