Midwifery

    Spirituality and Childbirth

    Paperback £27.92

    Highlighting aspects of birth often taken for granted, ignored or left silenced, this book questions the art and meaning of childbirth. Addressing spirituality in and around the start of life from a variety of thought-provoking perspectives, it examines the apparent paradox of impersonal biomedical-technocratic systems operating alongside the meaningful experiences...

    Evidence-based Care for Breastfeeding Mothers

    By Maria Pollard

    Paperback Save £2.07 = £27.92

    Breastfeeding is a major public health issue. Breastmilk provides all the nutrients a baby needs for their first six months. Research studies also show that breastfeeding doesn't just help to protect infants from infection, but has other benefits such as reducing obesity and can help protect mothers from some diseases...

    Mayes' Midwifery

    By Johnson

    Paperback Save £5.19 = £39.80

    Now available for the first time in full colour, the 15th edition of Mayes Midwifery retains all of the features that characterised the success of earlier editions - authority, accessibility and comprehensiveness - while addressing the wider context of current midwifery practice by applying evidence into practice. The book explores...

    Myles Survival Guide to Midwifery

    By Maureen D. Raynor

    Paperback Save £1.28 = £20.71

    New edition of the hugely popular Survival Guide to Midwifery, originally created in response to student requests for quality-assured, 'dip into' information designed for use in the clinical environment. The latest edition is fully updated throughout and has new authorship from the UK and Australia.

    Fetal Monitoring in Practice

    Paperback Save £3.15 = £29.84

    Prepared by editors of international renown, the latest edition of Fetal Monitoring in Practice has been fully updated throughout and now presents the latest information in colour! Retaining the features that characterised the success of previous editions - an accessible writing style, basic CTG interpretation, use of correct terminology, common...

    Revisiting Waterbirth

    Paperback Save £1.18 = £26.81

    Revisiting Waterbirth is an essential text for midwifery practice, by an internationally renowned author. This revised version of Garland's previous book Waterbirth gives clear and structured guidance on the use of water in labour, through clinical scenarios, research summaries and evidence-based advice for both students and practitioners.

    Happy Birth Book

    By Beverley Turner

    Paperback £11.45

    A friendly, accessible, down-to-earth guide on how to make giving birth a positive experience and how to cope in the first few weeks and months of motherhood.

    Improving Healthcare

    Paperback £27.92

    Good intentions to do our best in healthcare are not enough. Healthcare professionals need to know how to close the gap between best evidence and practice, by understanding and applying quality improvement principles and processes. Improving Healthcare is a practical guide, providing healthcare staff with the knowledge and skills that...

    The Social Context of Birth

    Paperback Save £2.82 = £32.17

    Midwives and other health care professionals need to have a deep understanding of the various lives childbearing women live in order to support them insightfully and practise in a nuanced manner. The Social Context of Birth has been revised, updated and enlarged to provide an essential understanding of the different...

    Family-Centred Perinatal Care

    By Beverley Chalmers

    Paperback Save £7.79 = £42.20

    Family-centred care is a familiar phrase in today's maternity services, with professional guidelines and hospital policies including the term in their care protocols. However, few definitions or standards exist. This book clearly defines family-centred perinatal care and outlines how it should be implemented, with international examples.

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