ISBN: 9780702064012
Page Count: 176
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
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Midwifery Essentials: Antenatal - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource,

by Helen Baston, BA(Hons), MMedSci, PhD, PGDipEd, ADM, RN, RM and Jenny Hall, EdD MSc RN RM ADM PGDip(HE) SFHEA
Elsevier eBook on VitalSource
ISBN: 9780702064012
Page Count: 176
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
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Antenatal is the second title in the Midwifery Essentials  series and looks at the provision of safe and effective antenatal care, exploring the role of the midwife in the context of professional and national guidance. This book prepares the reader to provide safe, evidence-based, woman-centred maternity care.

  • Models of care and the range of professionals involved
  • The booking history and involving the woman in decisions
  • Optimising and monitoring maternal health throughout pregnancy
  • Blood tests and antenatal screening for fetal abnormality
  • Monitoring the growing fetus
  • Facilitating women to prepare for birth.
    • Models of care and the range of professionals involved
    • The booking history and involving the woman in decisions
    • Optimising and monitoring maternal health throughout pregnancy
    • Blood tests and antenatal screening for fetal abnormality
    • Monitoring the growing fetus
    • Facilitating women to prepare for birth.
  • Antenatal Volume:

    1. Introduction

    2. Models of antenatal care: the options available

    3. The booking history

    4. Health in pregnancy

    5. Monitoring maternal physical well being

    6. Monitoring women’s emotional wellbeing in the antenatal period

    7. Blood tests in pregnancy

    8. Antenatal screening for fetal abnormality

    9. Monitoring fetal wellbeing during routine antenatal care

    10. Antenatal care – preparing for the birth
  • Helen Baston, BA(Hons), MMedSci, PhD, PGDipEd, ADM, RN, RM, Consultant Midwife Public Health, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust; Honorary Researcher / lecturer, University of Sheffield; Honorary Lecturer Sheffield Hallam University, UK. and Jenny Hall, EdD MSc RN RM ADM PGDip(HE) SFHEA, Senior Midwifery Lecturer, Bournemouth University, UK
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