Key Features

  • A varied and interesting range of activities to facilitate learning:
    • Colouring and labelling of illustrations
    • Matching activities
    • Multiple-choice questions
    • Definitions

  • Straightforward language
  • Clear illustrations
  • Answers provided

Table of Contents

How to use this book

Acknowledgements

Ch 1 The female pelvis and pelvic floor

Ch 2 The reproductive systems

Ch 3 The female urinary tract

Ch 4 Hormonal cycles: fertilization and early development

Ch 5 The placenta

Ch 6 The fetus

Ch 7 Changing and adaptation in pregnancy

Ch 8 Antenatal care

Ch 9 Problems in pregnancy

Ch 10 Conditions in pregnancy

Ch 11 Labour: first and second stages

Ch 12 Third stage of labour

Ch 13 Complicated labour and birth

Ch 14 Midwifery and obstetric emergencies

Ch 15 The puerperium

Ch 16 Complimentary therapies and pharmacology in childbirth

Ch 17 The baby at birth

Ch 18 The newborn baby

Ch 19 Jaundice and blood group incompatibility

Ch 20 Congenital abnormalities and metabolic disorders

Answers

Ch 1 The female pelvis and pelvic floor

Ch 2 The reproductive systems

Ch 3 The female urinary tract

Ch 4 Hormonal cycles: fertilization and early development

Ch 5 The placenta

Ch 6 The fetus

Ch 7 Changing and adaptation in pregnancy

Ch 8 Antenatal care

Ch 9 Problems in pregnancy

Ch 10 Conditions in pregnancy

Ch 11 Labour: first and second stages

Ch 12 Third stage of labour

Ch 13 Complicated labour and birth

Ch 14 Midwifery and obstetric emergencies

Ch 15 The puerperium

Ch 16 Complimentary therapies and pharmacology in childbirth

Ch 17 The baby at birth

Ch 18 The newborn baby

Ch 19 Jaundice and blood group incompatibility

Ch 20 Congenital abnormalities and metabolic disorders

Details

No. of pages:
248
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
Print ISBN:
9780702043390
Electronic ISBN:
9780702061233