Varney's Pocket Midwife

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Jones & Bartlett Publishers, Jan 9, 2009 - Health & Fitness - 616 pages
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A companion to Varney’s Midwifery, Fourth Edition, this is the only concise but comprehensive pocket guide covering all stages of pregnancy that puts essential information at the midwife's fingertips. The text is divided into 18 sections, including midwifery overview, primary care, gynecology, antepartum, intrapartum, newborn and postpartum, each of which includes content, charts, tables, figures, and the relevant hands-on skills.
 

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Contents

Section 1 The Profession of Midwifery
1
Section 2 Basic Tools for Patient Care
9
Nutrition Exercise and Substance Abuse
29
Section 4 Primary Care
61
Section 5 Reproductive Health
115
Section 6 Infections of the Genital Tract
145
Section 7 Contraception
161
Section 8 Caring for Older Women
181
Section 12 Birth in the Home and in the Birth Center
359
Intrapartum and Immediate Postpartum Care
367
Section 14 Intrapartum and Immediate Postpartum Complications
413
Section 15 Postpartum Period
501
Section 16 Immediate Care of the Newborn
515
Section 17 Primary Care of the Newborn
555
Section 18 Infant Feeding
573
Table of Normal Laboratory Values for Nonpregnant and Pregnant Women
587

Section 9 Preconception Care
193
Section 10 Antepartum Care of the Pregnant Woman
203
Section 11 Antepartum Complications
267
A Timeline of Modern 20th Century Midwifery
591
Index
599
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