Midwifery Skills at a Glance

Product Number: EB00727211
Released: May 31, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781119235125
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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Being an effective midwife requires a range of knowledge and skills, all of which are essential to provide competent and safe care to childbearing women and their infants. Midwifery Skills at a Glance offers an invaluable, straightforward guide for students and practitioners - offering readable, easily digestible information, supported with illustrations throughout to enhance application to practice. Clear and concise throughout, Midwifery Skills at a Glance covers a wide range of skills - exploring issues such as infection control, personal hygiene care, and safeguarding; assessment, examination and screening skills; how to care for the woman and neonate with complex needs; drug administration and pain relief. -A comprehensive, highly visual guide to the skills essential for safe, effective, and compassionate midwifery practice -Written by experts in their field -Briefly describes each skill and provides clear illustrations-making it an ideal companion in clinical practice -Offers instruction on the safe use of a wide range of essential skills required to deliver safe, evidence-based maternity care -Includes service user viewpoints and key points to help consolidate learning and reflect on the experience of receiving care Written with the student midwife in mind, Midwifery Skills at a Glance is equally invaluable for all others providing care, including Maternity Support Workers, mentors, registered midwives and medical students.

Series: At a Glance
Genre: Science
Original Publish Date: Feb 16, 2018

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