Essential reading for any trainee midwife, Midwifery by Ten Teachers is a comprehensive coursebook covering all aspects of the principles and practices of midwifery. Based on the popular Obstetrics by Ten Teachers, this book has been thoroughly reviewed and revised to ensure it provides the most accurate and appropriate information for the student
Table of Contents
Modern maternity care and the midwife Conception and implantation Normal fetal growth and development Physiological changes in pregnancy Antenatal care Antenatal imaging Prenatal diagnosis Antenatal complications Multiple pregnancy Disorders of placentation Pre-term labour Medical disorders Perinatal infections Labour and delivery Assisted births Obstetric emergencies The puerperium Mental health and childbearing Neonates Law and ethics
Debbie Holmes, Senior Lecturer, School of Health, University of Wolverhampton
Phil Baker, Director, Maternal and Fetal Health Research Centre, St Mary's Hospital, Manchester.