Advancing Skills in Midwifery Practice provides a guide to continuing professional development needs and meeting the latest Post-Registration and Practice (PREP) requirements. Building on Skills for Midwifery Practice by Ruth Johnson and Wendy Taylor, this book follows a similar format already familiar to many midwives. Whilst aimed primarily at registered midwives, the principles and philosophy apply across interprofessional boundaries. Grounded in safe practice and on contemporary evidence, this book also ensures that the health and wellbeing of the mother, baby and family remain at the forefront of care.
Rationale, including indications and contraindications of when the skill should be undertaken
Procedure: how the skill is performed, evaluated and documented
Key practice points
References and further reading
By Jayne E. Marshall, MA, PhD, PGCEA, RGN, RM, ADM, Midwife Teacher, Post-graduate Education Centre, Academic Division of Midwifery, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Physiotherapy, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Nottingham; Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Nottingham, UK and Maureen D. Raynor, MA, PGCEA, RMN, RN, RM, ADM, Midwife Teacher and Supervisor of Midwives, Post-graduate Education Centre, Academic Division of Midwifery, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Physiotherapy, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Nottingham; Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Nottingham, UK
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