Mayes' Midwifery E-Book, 14th Edition
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Mayes' Midwifery, an established key textbook for students and qualified midwives, contains essential knowledge for professional practice. For this 14th edition, each section and chapter has been fully updated and enhanced by leading authors to ensure the text complies with contemporary practice and current guidelines. Added benefits are the availability of a variety of additional online resources for each chapter, including case studies, video and website links, and a bank of multiple-choice questions to test knowledge.
With a strong emphasis on normal birth, the book covers the spectrum of midwifery-related topics applied to practice, providing a foundation of knowledge, and encouraging independent thought through the use of reflective exercises in each chapter and online. The book provides midwives with material that meets individual ways of learning and supports current modes of midwifery education.
Mayes' Midwifery is the text for initial preparation and for ongoing midwifery practice.
New to This Edition
- Multiple-choice questions for self-testing
- Case studies
- Reflective activities to consolidate your professional development
- Useful additional reading, resources and weblinks
- Expanded topics
- Downloadable materials including illustrations
Now with an integrated website offering additional resources and material including:
- New chapters on essential contemporary issues:
- Vulnerable women
- Perspectives on the future of midwifery, in a global context
- Evidence-based information to guide best practice
- Learning outcomes and Key Points in all chapters
- Reflective activities
Edited by Sue Macdonald, MSc PGCEA ADM RM RN ILTM FETC, Education and Research Manager and Lead Midwife for Education, Learning, Research and Practice Development Department International Office, Royal College of Midwives, London, UK and Julia Magill-Cuerden, MA, MTD, PhD, DipEd, RM, RN, DN, Formerly Principal Lecturer and Senior Research Fellow, The Graduate School, Thames Valley University, London, UK