Anatomy and Physiology for Midwives (Paperback)

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Anatomy & Physiology for Midwives 3rd edition builds on the success of the first two editions with electronic ancillaries, more accessible, woman-centred language and strengthened links with good practice. The book provides a thorough review of anatomy and physiology applicable to midwifery, from first principles through to current research, utilizing case studies for reflection. A comprehensive and well-illustrated textbook that is an essential purchase for all students of midwifery.

Learning outcomes and key points facilitate study
. Extensively illustrated with line diagrams for maximum clarity
. Case studies and boxes illustrate application of principles to clinical practice
. One continuous case study illustrates various aspects of anatomy and physiology at different stages of pregnancy
. 'Application to Practice' content
  • electronic access to text and illustrations . animation depicting foetal development in the womb . 'Good Practice Point' boxes provide more links to midwifery practice . illustrations reflect modern midwifery presentation, not just side-lying . accessible, woman-centred language
Product Details
ISBN: 9780702051845
ISBN-10: 0702051845
Publisher: Churchill Livingstone
Publication Date: June 14th, 2012
Pages: 472
Language: English