Myles' Textbook for Midwives E-Book


Author: Jayne E. Marshall,Maureen D. Raynor
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0702057452
Category: Medical
Page: 796
View: 9814

Continue Reading →

The most-popular midwifery textbook in the world! The sixteenth edition of this seminal textbook, Myles Textbook for Midwives, has been extensively revised and restructured to ensure that it reflects current midwifery practice, with an increased focus on topics that are fundamental to midwifery practice today. Well illustrated to assist visual learning Boxes highlighting significant information to aid study Introduction, Aims of the chapter and Conclusion for each chapter References, Further Reading and Useful websites to promote further learning Glossary of terms and acronyms provide simple definition of more complex terminologies Additional online resources Over 500 multiple-choice questions enable students to test their knowledge Unlabelled illustrations help reinforce learning Full image bank of illustrations to make study more visual and assist with projects. Up-to-date guidance on professional regulation, midwifery supervision, legal and ethical issues, risk management and clinical governance Recognises that midwives increasingly care for women with complex health needs, in a multicultural society Increases confidence in empowering women to make appropriate choices Looks at the dilemmas involved in caring for women with a raised body mass index Chapter on optimising care of the perineum for women with perineal trauma, including those who have experienced female genital mutilation Additional coverage of basic neonatal resuscitation, to reflect the trend for midwives to carry out the neonatal physiological examination Streamlined chapters with similar themes and content, to facilitate learning Full colour illustrations now used throughout the book, in response to student feedback.

Myles Textbook for Midwives


Author: Diane Fraser,Margaret A. Cooper
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0443069395
Category: Medical
Page: 1122
View: 3194

Continue Reading →

This 15th edition provides the most up-to-date perspectives and research on a complete range of the theoretical, practical and background knowledge with which the modern midwife has to be familiar.

Myles' Textbook for Midwives


Author: Diane M. Fraser,Margaret A. Cooper
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0702040711
Category: Medical
Page: 1148
View: 663

Continue Reading →

This ISBN is now out of print. An edition with e-book is now available under ISBN 9780702041310. Myles Textbook for Midwives, recognised as the leading international textbook for midwives, has been fully updated with recent guidelines, protocols and research evidence, and with updated illustrations. This edition has a new chapter on emotion work and focuses on normality, whilst equipping midwives to recognise and respond to complexity in childbearing and parenthood. This 15th edition features a free website providing: * Bank of multiple-choice questions for self-testing * Illustrations from the book, with and without labels, for student and instructor use This is the midwifery textbook of choice throughout the world! Focus on woman-friendly care Women’s stories to highlight good practice Colour photographs identify problem conditions and illustrate breastfeeding positions Focuses on normality whilst equipping midwives to handle complexity Bonus website features a bank of multiple-choice questions for self-testing, and illustrations from the book, with and without labels, for student and instructor use New chapter on "emotion work" New and improved 2-colour figures throughout Colour photograph section now grouped by topic Updated to cover latest guidelines, protocols and research evidence

Myles Textbook for Midwives


Author: V. Ruth Bennett,Linda K. Brown
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780443055867
Category: Childbirth
Page: 1031
View: 7372

Continue Reading →

This new edition continues the outstanding tradition of excellence for which Myles Textbook for Midwives is internationally recognised. Thoroughly updated to reflect the concerns, needs and realities of modern midwifery, the book covers a complete spectrum of theoretical and practical topics - from basic to advanced - with which a midwife today must be familiar. Written by an exceptional and authoritative team of both practising and teaching midwives, and organised for clear and easy access to information, changes for this edtion include the following. New chapters on - Risk management. Complementary therapies. Recognising the ill baby. The range of midwife's clients. International midwifery. Substantially revised chapters on - Research in midwifery. Quality assurance. The midwife and independent midwifery. Statutory control of the practice of midwifery. As a comprehensive textbook, this 13th Edition will be invaluable for students of midwifery at all levels and practicing midwives looking for an up-to-date resource.

Myles Textbook for Midwives 3E African Edition

Myles Textbook for Midwives
Author: Jayne E. Marshall,Maureen D. Raynor,Anna Nolte
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0702066257
Category: Medical
Page: 758
View: 6892

Continue Reading →

Myles Textbook for Midwives 3E African Edition

Anatomy and Physiology for Midwives E-Book


Author: Jane Coad,Melvyn Dunstall
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0702045934
Category: Medical
Page: 472
View: 8709

Continue Reading →

Anatomy & Physiology for Midwives 3rd edition builds on the success of the first two editions with electronic ancillaries, more accessible, woman-centred language and strengthened links with good practice. The book provides a thorough review of anatomy and physiology applicable to midwifery, from first principles through to current research, utilizing case studies for reflection. A comprehensive and well-illustrated textbook that is an essential purchase for all students of midwifery.

Myles Survival Guide to Midwifery


Author: Maureen D. Raynor,Christine Catling
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 9780702071713
Category: Midwifery
Page: 608
View: 6129

Continue Reading →

Revision of: Survival guide to midwifery / Diane M. Fraser, Margaret A. Cooper. 2002. 2nd ed.

Myles Pocket Reference for Midwives


Author: Cathy Ashwin,Michelle Anderson
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 9780702072277
Category:
Page: 112
View: 387

Continue Reading →

Well illustrated with over 100 figures, tables and pull out boxes this slim pocket reference includes a wealth of information ranging from communications skills, drug calculations and administration, to clinical examination and complications in labour. Designed to be carried in a scrubs/uniform pocket, this helpful guide will be ideal for all midwives whether qualified or in training. Helpful bullet point style enables rapid access to essential information Splash proof cover ensures durability Rich illustrative programme enables rapid access to key information

Myles Midwifery A&P Colouring Workbook - E-Book


Author: Jean Rankin
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0702061239
Category: Medical
Page: 248
View: 4628

Continue Reading →

This useful workbook is a companion to the best-selling Myles: Textbook for Midwives, a long-standing favourite with Midwifery students. The Workbook can be used in combination with Myles or any other Midwifery textbook, to extend and consolidate knowledge of the anatomy and physiology of childbearing. The workbook approach complements different styles of learning and will assist the student by providing stimulating learning activities to facilitate and reinforce learning or revision. 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

Physiology in Childbearing

With Anatomy and Related Biosciences
Author: Dorothy Stables,Jean Rankin
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0702044113
Category: Medical
Page: 800
View: 4536

Continue Reading →

This ISBN is now out of print. A new edition with e-book is available under ISBN 9780702044762. The third edition of this popular textbook gives a clear, easy-to-read account of anatomy and physiology at all stages of pregnancy and childbirth. Each chapter covers normal physiology, changes to the physiology in pregnancy, and application to practice. The physiology of childbearing is placed within a total biological context, drawing on evolution, ecology, biochemistry and cell biology. Follows childbearing from preconception to postnatal care and the neonate Logical progression through the body systems Highly illustrated, with simple diagrams Emphasises links between knowledge and practice to promote clinical skills Main points summarised to aid study. Website: 10 multiple-choice questions per chapter for self-testing Downloadable illustrations, with and without labels Fully searchable.

Mayes' Midwifery


Author: Sue MacDonald
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 9780702062117
Category:
Page: 1220
View: 734

Continue Reading →

A new edition of a classic textbook fully updated to meet the needs of today's midwifery student. Now available for the first time in full color, the 15th edition of Mayes Midwifery has an enhanced artwork program and comes with an extensive website which provides 600 MCQs and wide selection of case studies and reflective activities; a downloadable image bank assists with essay and assignment preparation. New edition of a classic textbook updated and designed for today's midwifery student! Chapters authored by experts in their field, including midwifery academics and clinicians as well as allied professionals such as researchers, physiotherapists, neonatal nurse specialists, social scientists and legal experts Evidence and research based throughout to help facilitate safe clinical practice Learning outcomes and key points help readers structure their study and recap on what they have learned Reflective activities encourage the application of theory to practice Contains practice based tools and checklists Presents and discusses the latest national and international guidelines Associated website with over 600 MCQs, reflective activities to encourage the application of theory to practice, case studies and additional learning tools Downloadable image bank to assist readers with essay preparation and other assignments Suitable for use in normal community and midwife led arenas, high tech environments and more rural areas of clinical practice Brand new design - incorporating helpful learning features - aids reader engagement and retention of facts Updated artwork program helps clarify complex physiological processes and other challenging concepts

Skills for Midwifery Practice


Author: Ruth Johnson,Wendy Taylor
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0702065072
Category: Medical
Page: 432
View: 893

Continue Reading →

The new edition of this highly acclaimed step-by-step guide continues to offer readers with the relevant physiology, evidence-base and rationale for the key midwifery skills. Authored by experienced practitioners and educationalists, Skills for Midwifery Practice 4e will be ideal for all midwifery students, both from within the UK and worldwide. Presents over 150 essential midwifery procedures in an easy-to-read, quick reference format ‘Learning Objectives’ and ‘end-of-chapter’ self-assessment exercises allow readers to monitor their progress Refers to the latest evidence and research, including current national and international guidelines Explains the underlying physiology associated with pregnancy and childbirth Over 150 artworks help explain physiological processes and clinical procedures ‘Roles and Responsibilities’ boxes define the nature and extent of current practice Ideal for use as a basis for teaching and assessment New format - now with colour - makes learning even easier! Explores the use and significance of the Modified Early Obstetric Warning Scoring Chart Discusses advances in equipment usage including the application of sequential compression devices, temporal artery thermometers, and pulse oximetry in the early detection of critical congenital heart disease Contains advances in microbiology and infection control including the application and removal of gloves and the use of ANTT for each relevant procedure Physiology updates include an expanded section on normal and abnormal breathing patterns, the structure of the stratum corneum at birth and the factors that affect its barrier function, and neonatal reflexes present at birth Updated information regarding the use of the automated external defibrillator during maternal resuscitation, and the use of blended air and oxygen and pulse oximetry during neonatal resuscitation Care of the traumatised perineum - including expanded discussion of modern suture materials Recognition and management of complications associated with infusion therapy and epidural analgesia

Survival Guide to Midwifery E-Book


Author: Diane M. Fraser,Margaret A. Cooper
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0702047066
Category: Medical
Page: 482
View: 467

Continue Reading →

Perfect for practice placement, this handy Survival Guide gives you the clinical information you need at your fingertips. Pocket-sized guide to midwifery High-level summary of the clinical content needed for practice Concise, bullet-point style for quick reference Section on anatomy Great revision aid! • Pocket-sized guide to midwifery • High-level summary of the clinical content needed for practice • Bullet-pointed for quick reference • Section on anatomy • Great revision aid! Perinatal Mental Health chapter updated from confidential enquiries into maternal deaths; findings and recommendations applied to practise New appendix on ‘An aid to calculations in midwifery practice’ helps students to calculate correct doses of medicines and intravenous infusions Illustrations improved to enhance clarity of understanding More-compact size makes it easier to carry around.

Advancing Skills in Midwifery Practice E-Book


Author: Jayne E. Marshall,Maureen D. Raynor
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0702042625
Category: Medical
Page: 204
View: 6441

Continue Reading →

Advancing Skills in Midwifery Practice provides a guide to continuing professional development needs and meeting the latest Post-Registration and Practice (PREP) requirements. Building on Skills for Midwifery Practice by Ruth Johnson and Wendy Taylor, this book follows a similar format already familiar to many midwives. Whilst aimed primarily at registered midwives, the principles and philosophy apply across interprofessional boundaries. Grounded in safe practice and on contemporary evidence, this book also ensures that the health and wellbeing of the mother, baby and family remain at the forefront of care. Lists underpinning practices and guidelines Rationale, including indications and contraindications of when the skill should be undertaken Procedure: how the skill is performed, evaluated and documented Professional responsibilities Key practice points References and further reading

The Midwives' Guide to Key Medical Conditions

Pregnancy and Childbirth
Author: Linda Wylie,Helen Bryce
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0443103879
Category: Medical
Page: 178
View: 590

Continue Reading →

Collects relevant clinical information on common medical problems that can affect the pregnancy. This book covers conditions as diverse as epilepsy, lupus, diabetes and HIV. It is suitable for all health professionals dealing with childbearing women.

Anatomy and Physiology Applied to Obstetrics


Author: Sylvia Verralls
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780443042119
Category: Medical
Page: 243
View: 4250

Continue Reading →

The only available book for midwives that studies anatomy and physiology as applied to obstetrics and gynaecology. No other textbook suits the midwife's requirements in this area. The text looks at the physiology of pregnancy and is well illustrated. The third edition contains high quality colour illustrations for the first time and many of the original illustrations have been redrawn. However, the popular line sketches have been retained for student revision.

Veterinary Anatomy Coloring Book


Author: Baljit Singh, Ph.D.,SAUNDERS
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 145577684X
Category: Medical
Page: 288
View: 3655

Continue Reading →

Approximately 400 easy-to-color illustrations and corresponding anatomical descriptions guide you through the head, neck, back, thorax, abdomen, extremities, reproductive organs, and many more body parts of dogs, cats, horses, pigs, cows, goats, and birds. Plus, a new section on exotics takes you through the anatomy of ferrets, rodents, rabbits, snakes, and lizards to ensure you are well versed in all potential household pets.

Heart and Hands, Fifth Edition

A Midwife's Guide to Pregnancy and Birth
Author: Elizabeth Davis
Publisher: Ten Speed Press
ISBN: 1607742446
Category: Health & Fitness
Page: 336
View: 9039

Continue Reading →

A fully revised update of the foundational text on birth assisting from internationally renowned authority Elizabeth Davis, offering professional guidance for both aspiring and veteran midwives. Presenting information on what to expect during each stage of pregnancy, birth, and postpartum recovery, Heart and Hands has been the most trusted guide for midwives and expecting parents for more than two decades. This completely revised edition includes new photographs and illustrations, updated resources for parents, and a current list of midwifery schools. Information will be added throughout to reflect the latest research on the physiology of pregnancy, birth, and postpartum. Combining time-honored teachings with the most current obstetric techniques, this essential reference empowers birthing helpers and parents to create a truly woman-centered birth experience.

PROMPT Course Manual


Author: PROMPT Maternity Foundation
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107660521
Category: Education
Page: 253
View: 2120

Continue Reading →

The PROMPT (PRactical Obstetric Multi-Professional Training) course covers the management of obstetric emergency situations. This second edition of the Manual has been comprehensively updated to reflect current clinical practice. Four new modules have been added, broadening the scope of the book. Essential reading for all those attending a PROMPT course.

Microbiology and Infection Prevention and Control for Nursing Students


Author: Deborah Ward
Publisher: Learning Matters
ISBN: 1473967732
Category: Medical
Page: 200
View: 6961

Continue Reading →

Preventing and controlling infection has long been an on going challenge for all healthcare workers at every level. High profile examples like the Ebola outbreak in West Africa or the prevalence of ‘super bugs’ like MRSA demonstrate that this challenge is not going to go away. As a nurse you have a responsibility to protect your patients from harm and preventing and controlling infection is a crucial component of this. By introducing the unpinning microbiology to explain how infection occurs and spreads and the practical steps and precautions that you need to follow, this book will equip you with the knowledge and information necessary to play your part in preventing and controlling infection. Key features: · Written specifically for pre-registration nursing students providing the core, evidence-based knowledge that you need to know · Breaks the science down using easy-to-follow language, practical examples and case studies · Applies microbiology to practice introducing practical steps, precautions and strategies that will benefit you as soon as you get onto your placements · Includes multiple-choice questions to test your understanding and activities to help you engage with wider issues around infection prevention and control. About the author Deborah Ward is a lecturer at the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, Manchester University.