Fundamentals of Midwifery : A Textbook for Students, Paperback / softback Book

Fundamentals of Midwifery : A Textbook for Students Paperback / softback

Edited by Louise Lewis

Part of the Fundamentals series


Fundamentals of Midwifery: A Textbook for Students makes the subject of midwifery accessible, informative and motivating, ensuring that it is an essential text for the aspiring midwife!

This resource brings together knowledge from a collection of clinical experts and experienced academics to support your learning and prepare you for the challenges faced in contemporary midwifery healthcare.

It presents you with the must-have information that you need concerning both the theoretical and practical aspects of what it means to be a midwife.

With extensive full colour illustrations throughout, as well as activities and scenarios, this user-friendly textbook will support you throughout your entire education programme.

Fundamentals of Midwifery is essential reading for all pre-registration student midwives, as well as newly qualified midwives.

KEY FEATURES: Broad and comprehensive in scope, with chapters on: team working; antenatal care, intrapartum and postnatal care; infant feeding; public health and health promotion; perinatal mental health; complementary therapies; pharmacology and medicines management; and emergencies. Interactive and student-friendly in approach, with activities throughout.

Brings together professional and clinical topics in one user-friendly book.

Ties in with the latest NMC Standards for pre-registration midwifery education.

Supported by an online resource centre featuring interactive multiple-choice questions, additional scenarios and activities, and links to further reading.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 448 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Midwifery
  • ISBN: 9781118528020



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