Midwifery Essentials: Postnatal - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780443103568, 9780702064036

Midwifery Essentials: Postnatal, Volume 4

1st Edition

Volume 4

Authors: Helen Baston Helen Baston Jennifer Hall
Paperback ISBN: 9780443103568
eBook ISBN: 9780702064036
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
Published Date: 2nd September 2009
Page Count: 176
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Table of Contents

Postnatal Volume:

1. Introduction

2. Postnatal care: principles and practice

3. Care of the baby at birth

4. Examination of the newborn

5. Hospital postnatal care

6. Post-operative care following a caesarean birth

7. Postnatal care in the community

8. Emotional wellbeing following birth

9. Fertility control advice after birth

10. Supporting the mother to feed her baby


Description

Postnatal Volume:

1. Introduction

2. Postnatal care: principles and practice

3. Care of the baby at birth

4. Examination of the newborn

5. Hospital postnatal care

6. Post-operative care following a caesarean birth

7. Postnatal care in the community

8. Emotional wellbeing following birth

9. Fertility control advice after birth

10. Supporting the mother to feed her baby

Key Features

    • 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
    • Issues involved in supporting the woman to feed her baby.


Details

No. of pages:
176
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Churchill Livingstone 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
eBook ISBN:
9780702064036
eBook ISBN:
9780702042560
Paperback ISBN:
9780443103568

About the Authors

Helen Baston Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant Midwife Public Health; Supervisor of Midwives, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, UK; Honorary Researcher / lecturer, University of Sheffield; Honorary Lecturer Sheffield Hallam University.

Helen Baston Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant Midwife Public Health; Supervisor of Midwives, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, UK; Honorary Researcher / lecturer, University of Sheffield; Honorary Lecturer Sheffield Hallam University.

Jennifer Hall Author

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

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Midwifery Lecturer, Bournemouth University, UK