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Breastfeeding

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

in Oxford Handbook of Midwifery 3e

March 2017; p ublished online January 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Midwifery. 16963 words.

This chapter considers all aspects of breastfeeding. The latest Baby Friendly Initiative standards are detailed, along with the advantages of, and contraindications to, breastfeeding. The...

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Care of the fetus during labor

Murray Enkin, Marc J. N. C. Keirse, James Neilson, Caroline Crowther, Lelia Duley, Ellen Hodnett and Justus Hofmeyr.

in A Guide to Effective Care in Pregnancy and Childbirth

June 2000; p ublished online July 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Primary Care; Midwifery. 4987 words.

Chapter 30 discusses care of the fetus during labor, including clinical methods of fetal monitoring during labor, auscultation of the fetal heart, assessment of the amniotic fluid,...

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Care of the newborn

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

in Oxford Handbook of Midwifery 3e

March 2017; p ublished online January 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Midwifery. 23184 words.

This is a comprehensive chapter giving details of the management of the neonate who is well and also management protocols for neonates who are suffering from a number of common difficulties...

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Care of the newborn

Edited by Janet Medforth, Susan Battersby, Maggie Evans, Beverley Marsh and Angela Walker.

in Oxford Handbook of Midwifery

June 2011; p ublished online September 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Midwifery; Neonatology. 23434 words.

Examination of the newborn: monitoring progress 578

Reflexes in the newborn 580

Screening tests 581

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Cesarean section

Murray Enkin, Marc J. N. C. Keirse, James Neilson, Caroline Crowther, Lelia Duley, Ellen Hodnett and Justus Hofmeyr.

in A Guide to Effective Care in Pregnancy and Childbirth

June 2000; p ublished online July 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Primary Care; Midwifery. 1539 words.

Maternal morbidity after cesarean section has not been studied as systematically as the maternal mortality associated with the operation, but the problem is undoubtedly substantial. Febrile...

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Contraception

Edited by Janet Medforth, Susan Battersby, Maggie Evans, Beverley Marsh and Angela Walker.

in Oxford Handbook of Midwifery

June 2011; p ublished online September 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Midwifery; Obstetrics. 12355 words.

Contraception 524

Lactational amenorrhoea method 528

Combined oral contraceptive: ‘the pill’ 530

When...

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Contraception

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

in Oxford Handbook of Midwifery 3e

March 2017; p ublished online January 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Midwifery. 12526 words.

General guidance on the role of the midwife in giving advice on contraception introduces this chapter. The chapter then covers the latest advice on contraceptive methods, including hormonal...

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Control of pain in labor

Murray Enkin, Marc J. N. C. Keirse, James Neilson, Caroline Crowther, Lelia Duley, Ellen Hodnett and Justus Hofmeyr.

in A Guide to Effective Care in Pregnancy and Childbirth

June 2000; p ublished online July 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Primary Care; Midwifery; Pain Medicine. 6523 words.

Chapter 34 discusses control of pain in labor, including non-pharmacological methods (techniques that reduce painful stimuli, maternal movement and position changes, counter-pressure, and...

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Diabetes in pregnancy

Murray Enkin, Marc J. N. C. Keirse, James Neilson, Caroline Crowther, Lelia Duley, Ellen Hodnett and Justus Hofmeyr.

in A Guide to Effective Care in Pregnancy and Childbirth

June 2000; p ublished online July 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Primary Care; Midwifery. 2938 words.

Chapter 20 discusses diabetes in pregnancy, and covers prepregnancy counseling and assessment, general care during pregnancy, diabetic control, obstetric care, care in labor and delivery,...

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Dietary modification in pregnancy

Murray Enkin, Marc J. N. C. Keirse, James Neilson, Caroline Crowther, Lelia Duley, Ellen Hodnett and Justus Hofmeyr.

in A Guide to Effective Care in Pregnancy and Childbirth

June 2000; p ublished online July 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Primary Care; Midwifery. 3231 words.

“Chapter 6 discusses the relation between the diet of the mother and the well-being of the fetus and infant continues to be a matter of controversy. Observational studies have generated...

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