Essential Midwifery Practice: Public Health / Edition 1

Essential Midwifery Practice: Public Health / Edition 1

by Grace Edwards, Sheena Byrom
     
 

ISBN-10: 1405144416

ISBN-13: 9781405144414

Pub. Date: 06/26/2007

Publisher: Wiley

Essential Midwifery Practice: Public Health highlights how public health underpins every midwife's practice by using examples and case histories. It addresses a wide range of public health issues pertinent to every midwife, including: smoking in pregnancy, breastfeeding, sexual health, substance misuse, domestic abuse, perinatal mental health and vulnerable

Overview

Essential Midwifery Practice: Public Health highlights how public health underpins every midwife's practice by using examples and case histories. It addresses a wide range of public health issues pertinent to every midwife, including: smoking in pregnancy, breastfeeding, sexual health, substance misuse, domestic abuse, perinatal mental health and vulnerable groups, poverty and social exclusion.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405144414
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
06/26/2007
Series:
Essential Midwifery Practice Series , #1
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.80(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: The Midwifery Public Health Agenda – Setting the Scene.

Chapter 2: Health and Inequality- What can midwives do?.

Chapter 3: Smoking in Pregnancy- A growing Public Health Problem.

Chapter 4: Teenage Pregnancy- Everyone’s Business.

Chapter 5: Sexual Health- A Potential Time Bomb.

Chapter 6: Substance Abuse- What is the Problem?.

Chapter 7: Domestic Abuse in Pregnancy- A Public Health Issue.

Chapter 8: Maternal Mental Health- Working in Partnership.

Chapter 9: Supporting Breastfeeding- Midwives Facilitating A Community Model.

Chapter 10: Normal birth and Birth Centre Care- A Public Health Catalyst for Maternal and Societal Well-being

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