Disorders of the postnatal period

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

in Oxford Handbook of Midwifery

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print June 2011 | ISBN: 9780199584673
Published online September 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191729867 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Handbooks in Nursing

Disorders of the postnatal period

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The uterus 494

Primary postpartum haemorrhage 496

Secondary postpartum haemorrhage 498

Maternal collapse within 24h without bleeding 499

Hypertensive disorders 500

Circulatory disorders 502

Postnatal pain 504

Headache 505

Urinary tract disorders 506

Bowel disorders 509

Postnatal afterthoughts for parents 510

Postnatal afterthoughts for midwives ...

Chapter.  6978 words. 

Subjects: Midwifery ; Obstetrics

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