Anatomy and Physiology for Midwives

Anatomy and Physiology for Midwives

3rd Edition

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Publisher's Synopsis

Anatomy & Physiology for Midwives 3rd edition builds on the success of the first two editions with electronic ancillaries, more accessible, woman-centred language and strengthened links with good practice. The book provides a thorough review of anatomy and physiology applicable to midwifery, from first principles through to current research, utilizing case studies for reflection. A comprehensive and well-illustrated textbook that is an essential purchase for all students of midwifery.

Learning outcomes and key points facilitate study
 Extensively illustrated with line diagrams for maximum clarity
 Case studies and boxes illustrate application of principles to clinical practice
 One continuous case study illustrates various aspects of anatomy and physiology at different stages of pregnancy
 'Application to Practice' content
  • electronic access to text and illustrations  animation depicting foetal development in the womb  'Good Practice Point' boxes provide more links to midwifery practice  illustrations reflect modern midwifery presentation, not just side-lying  accessible, woman-centred language

Book information

ISBN: 9780702051845
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
Pub date:
Edition: 3rd Edition
DEWEY: 612.0082
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: 455
Weight: 908g
Height: 246mm
Width: 189mm
Spine width: 20mm