ISBN: 9780702060236
Page Count: 288
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Midwifery and Public Health - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource (Retail Access Card),

by Padraig O'Luanaigh, MSc(Psych), BSc(Hons), RGN, RM, RHV, DipHE(Mid), AdvDpEd, PGDE and Cindy Carlson, BA, MPH(Hon), MFPHM Cert Ed
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ISBN: 9780702060236
Page Count: 288
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An up-to-date discussion of community and public health care in relation to midwifery practice, using real life scenarios in a range of hot topic areas.
    • Explores the role the midwife can play in providing and improving public health
    • Reflects current policy on public health issues
    • Clear focus on practice and implementation of public health initiatives
    • The first book to integrate public health with midwifery
  • Preface

    Building Blocks for practice: understanding public health

    1. The ‘New’ Public Health: political rhetoric or real opportunities?
    2. Changing practice: developing a public health role for midwives
    3. Expanding horizons: public health perspectives for practice

    Developing ideas and opportunities: key themes and concepts

    4. Tackling health inequalities: a midwifery challenge
    5. Celebrating diversity: meeting needs
    6. Community spirit: looking beyond the obvious
    7. Being with women: public policy and private experience

    The practice reality: public health midwifery

    8. Laying the foundation: the STOMP study
    9. Sex education and teenage pregnancy: missed opportunities?
    10. Midwives playing their part: Sure Start
    11. Postnatal care: meeting the public health challenge

    Moving forward : future directions and developments

    12. Next steps: public health in midwifery practice

    On-line resources

    Index
  • Padraig O'Luanaigh, MSc(Psych), BSc(Hons), RGN, RM, RHV, DipHE(Mid), AdvDpEd, PGDE, Principal Lecturer - Programme Leader Pre-Registration Nursing, Staffordshire University, UK and Cindy Carlson, BA, MPH(Hon), MFPHM Cert Ed, Health Specialist, DFID Health Resource Centre, London, UK
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