Midwifery Essentials: Postnatal - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9780702071003, 9780702071423

Midwifery Essentials: Postnatal, Volume 4

2nd Edition

Volume 4

Authors: Helen Baston Jenny Hall
eBook ISBN: 9780702071423
eBook ISBN: 9780702071447
Paperback ISBN: 9780702071003
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 26th June 2017
Page Count: 200
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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction

Chapter 2 Postnatal care: principles and practice

Chapter 3 Care of the baby at birth

Chapter 4 Examination of the newborn

Chapter 5 Hospital postnatal care

Chapter 6 Postoperative care following a caesarean

Chapter 7 Postnatal care in the community

Chapter 8 Emotional well-being following birth

Chapter 9 Formula feeding

Chapter 10 Supporting the mother to feed her baby


Description

The second edition of the popular Midwifery Essentials series continues to help readers understand and master a range of core issues safely and with confidence!

Written by leading midwifery academics, each book in the series provides a user-friendly source of information which has been fully updated throughout to reflect the latest evidence-base for current practice. Now with an improved design to make learning as easy as possible, each paperback in the series focuses on the importance of communication and contemporary women-centred care and presents helpful ‘scenarios’ to encourage debate and reflection. Special features include:

 

  • Helpful ‘jigsaw’ approach enables readers explore specific topics from a variety of perspectives e.g. effective communication, team working and promotes health.
  • Explains the professional and legal issues surrounding current practice
  • Chapters designed to be read as a ‘standalone’ or in succession
  • Makes reference to the latest national and international guidelines
  • Embraces the principles of ‘Better Births’

 

The Midwifery Essentials series is ideal for all midwives – whether qualified or in training – and is also helpful to nurses and HCAs working in the maternity environment.

 


Details

No. of pages:
200
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2017
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier
eBook ISBN:
9780702071423
eBook ISBN:
9780702071447
Paperback ISBN:
9780702071003

About the Authors

Helen Baston Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant Midwife Public Health; Honorary Researcher / lecturer, University of Sheffield; Honorary Lecturer Sheffield Hallam University.

Jenny Hall Author

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

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Midwifery Lecturer, Bournemouth University, UK