Volume 2. Midwifery Essentials: Antenatal

1st Edition

Volume 2

Editors:

  • Helen Baston
  • Helen Baston
  • Jennifer Hall
  • Key Features

      • Models of care and the range of professionals involved
      • The booking history and involving the woman in decisions
      • Optimising and monitoring maternal health throughout pregnancy
      • Blood tests and antenatal screening for fetal abnormality
      • Monitoring the growing fetus
      • Facilitating women to prepare for birth.

    Table of Contents

    Antenatal Volume:

    1. Introduction

    2. Models of antenatal care: the options available

    3. The booking history

    4. Health in pregnancy

    5. Monitoring maternal physical well being

    6. Monitoring women’s emotional wellbeing in the antenatal period

    7. Blood tests in pregnancy

    8. Antenatal screening for fetal abnormality

    9. Monitoring fetal wellbeing during routine antenatal care

    10. Antenatal care – preparing for the birth

    Details

    No. of pages:
    176
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2010
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443103544
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702064012

    About the editors

    Jennifer Hall

    EdD RM ADM MSc (Reproduction & Health) PGDip(HE)