Midwifery Products

  • Routledge International Handbook of Women's Sexual and Reproductive Health

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jane M. Ussher, Joan C. Chrisler, Janette Perz

    The Routledge International Handbook of Women’s Sexual and Reproductive Health is the authoritative reference work on important, leading-edge developments in the domains of women’s sexual and reproductive health. The handbook adopts a life-cycle approach to examine key milestones and events in…

    Hardback – 2019-10-14
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Empowering Decision-Making in Midwifery

    A Global Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elaine Jefford, Julie Jomeen

    Decision-making pervades all aspects of midwifery practice across the world. Midwifery is informed by a number of decision-making theories, but it is sometimes difficult to marry these theories with practice. This book provides a comprehensive exploration of decision-making for midwives…

    Paperback – 2019-09-16
    Routledge

  • Joy at Birth

    An Interpretive, Hermeneutic, Phenomenological Inquiry, 1st Edition

    By Susan Crowther

    To be at the birth of a baby is special, yet there is an increasing secularisation and reliance on technology in contemporary maternity care, particularly in the western context. Through exploration of experiences at birth this book explores joy at birth, which is often ignored and overlooked…

    Hardback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Nursing and Midwifery

  • Reproductive Losses

    Challenges to LGBTQ Family-Making, 1st Edition

    By Christa Craven

    Although there are far more opportunities for LGBTQ people to become parents than there were before the 1990s, attention to the reproductive challenges LGBTQ families face has not kept pace. Reproductive Losses considers LGBTQ people’s experiences with miscarriage, stillbirth, failed adoptions,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-13
    Routledge
    Gender and Sexualities in Psychology

  • Medical Abbreviations & Normal Ranges

    Survival Guide, 2nd Edition

    By Helen Jones

    Part of the skill of nursing and healthcare involves being able to decipher and understand the meanings of results and abbreviations. Fully updated, this second edition is a handy survival guide which will supply you with up-to-date information and help you understand this language, so that you can…

    Paperback – 2019-05-13
    Routledge
    Nursing and Health Survival Guides

  • Risk, Pregnancy and Childbirth

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kirstie Coxon, Mandie Scamell, Andy Alaszewski

    Over the last hundred years, pregnancy and childbirth has become increasingly safe – yet it is still a site of risk, and a contested ground on which health professionals and pregnant women both face high costs of error. In this context, all those involved in managing pregnancy and birth are…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge

  • Obstetrics and Gynaecology in Tudor and Stuart England

    1st Edition

    By Audrey Eccles

    Originally published in 1982 Obstetrics and Gynaecology in Tudor and Stuart England traces the development of obstetrics and gynaecology over the past two centuries. Between the 16th and 18th century midwifery passed from a female mystery, employing traditional medicines and superstitions, to a…

    Hardback – 2018-12-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: History of Medicine

  • The Making of Man-Midwifery

    Childbirth in England, 1660-1770, 1st Edition

    By Adrian Wilson

    Originally published 1995 The Making of Man-Midwifery looks at how the eighteenth century witnessed a revolution in childbirth practices. By the last quarter of the century increasing numbers of babies were being delivered by men – a dramatic shift from the women-only ritual that had been standard…

    Hardback – 2018-12-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: History of Medicine

  • Routledge Library Editions: History of Medicine

    1st Edition

    By Various

    The volumes in this set, originally published between 1926 and 1995, draw together research by leading academics in the area of medicine and history, and provide a rigorous examination of related key issues. The volume examines the advancement of medicine throughout history from medicine in…

    Hardback – 2018-12-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: History of Medicine

  • Phenomenology of the Newborn

    Life from Womb to World, 1st Edition

    By Michael van Manen

    Many children spend their first days, weeks, and sometimes months in a neonatal intensive care unit as a consequence of prematurity, congenital anomalies, or birth complications. Their medical needs are thoughtfully appraised and attended to, yet some questions are rarely asked: What experiences do…

    Paperback – 2018-11-20
    Routledge
    Phenomenology of Practice

  • Psychodynamic Interventions in Pregnancy and Infancy

    Clinical and Theoretical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Björn Salomonsson

    Psychodynamic Interventions in Pregnancy and Infancy builds on Björn Salomonsson’s experiences as a psychoanalytic consultant working with parents and their babies. Emotional problems during the perinatal stages can arise and be observed and addressed by a skilled midwife, nurse or health visitor.…

    Paperback – 2018-04-09
    Routledge

  • Gastrointestinal Nursing

    A Lifespan Approach, 1st Edition

    By Paul Ong, Rachel Skittrall

    Disorders of the gastrointestinal tract make up some of the most common illnesses experienced across the lifespan affecting individuals in infancy, childhood and adulthood.   This essential guide to the gastrointestinal system will enable nurses and allied health professionals to apply principles…

    Paperback – 2017-12-20
    Routledge

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