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Published: 16 March 2017

880 Pages


ISBN: 9780198754787

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Oxford Handbook of Midwifery 3e

Third Edition

Edited by Janet Medforth, Linda Ball, Angela Walker, Sue Battersby, and Sarah Stables

Oxford Handbooks in Nursing

  • Concise and comprehensive guide to all aspects of midwifery and obstetric care
  • Authoritative practical guidance from experienced midwives, educators, and researchers
  • Follows the latest national guidelines and key care protocols for principles of care
  • Provides information in a logical sequence following the woman's journey through pregnancy, birth and early motherhood

New to this Edition:

  • Includes more on maternal ill health and mortality, following the MBRRACE report
  • Provides new information on initiation of breast feeding with biological nurturing
  • Each chapter has been extensively updated to include new national guidelines, protocols and recommendations

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