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Contexts of midwifery practice [electronic resource] / Helen Muscat, Heather Passmore, Sam Chenery-Morris.

Author/Creator:
Muscat, Helen, author.
Publication:
Los Angeles ; London : SAGE Publications : Learning Matters, 2017.
Series:
Sage knowledge.
Transforming midwifery practice.
Transforming midwifery practice
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (198 pages) : illustrations
Subjects:
Obstetrics -- Practice -- Great Britain.
Midwives -- Great Britain.
Midwifery -- Great Britain.
Childbirth -- Great Britain.
Maternal health services -- Great Britain.
Childbirth.
Maternal health services.
Midwifery.
Midwives.
Obstetrics -- Practice.
Great Britain.
Medical subjects:
Midwifery -- methods -- Great Britain.
Home Childbirth -- Great Britain.
Maternal Health Services -- Great Britain.
Midwifery -- education -- Great Britain.
Summary:
In order to become skilled and competent practitioners, student midwives need to understand the complex individual, family and societal issues they will encounter. By introducing the contemporary context of midwifery practice, this book helps students to understand the problems many women face in society.-- Source other than Library of Congress.
Contents:
The principles of health promotion and salutogenesis
Weight management in pregnancy
Age and childbearing
Women who have communication challenges
Sexual and reproductive health in childbearing
Perinatal mental health
Domestic abuse
Substance misuse and pregnancy
Promoting parenting in midwifery.
Notes:
Part of the SAGE Knowledge collection.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on MARC record for print version.
Contributor:
Passmore, Heather, author.
Chenery-Morris, Sam, author.
Other format:
Print version :
Print version :
Print version :
Print version :
ISBN:
9781473917774
OCLC:
1027174201
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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