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Fundamentals of Midwifery Practice, 2017/18, Semester B
Rosalind Haddrill
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Essential reading

BANISTER, C. 2004. The midwife’s pocket formulary. London: Elsevier.

BASTON, H. & H. DURWARD. 2010. Examination of the Newborn. A Practical Guide Second Edition. London: Routledge.

BOWDEN, J. & V. MANNING. 2006. Health promotion in midwifery- principles and practice. 2nd edition. London: Hodder Arnold.

FRASER, D.M. & M.A. COOPER. 2009. Myles textbook for midwives 15th edition. Edinburgh: Churchill Livingston.

GROSS,R & N.KINNERSON. 2007. Psychology for nurses and allied health professionals. Oxon: Hoddor Arnold.

HUTTON ,M. 2009. Essential calculation skills for nurses, midwives and health practitioners. Maidenhead: McGraw Hill & Open University Press.

JORDAN S. 2010. Pharmacology for midwives, the evidence base for safe practice. New York: Palgrave Publishers Ltd

JOMEEN,J. 2010. Choice, control, and contemporary childbirth : understanding through women's stories. Milton Keynes: Radcliffe Publishing.

MaCDONAL, S & J, MAGILL-CUERDEN. 2011. Mayes’ Midwifery. 14th Edition. London. Bailliere Tindall/Elsevier.

NAIDOO, J & J. WILLS (Eds). 2008. Health Studies; an introduction. Great Britain. Palgrave MacMillan.

NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR HEALTH AND CLINICAL EXCELLENCE. 2006.Routine postnatal care of women and their babies : quick reference guide. [online]. NICE. Available from http://www.nice.org.uk/nicemedia/live/10988/30143/30143.pdf

NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR HEALTH AND CLINICAL EXCELLENCE. 2008. Antenatal Care: Routine Care for Healthy Pregnant Women [online]. NICE. Available from http://www.nice.org.uk/nicemedia/pdf/CG55FullGuideline.pdf

NESLON A. 2003. Transition to motherhood. JOGNN : Journal of obstetric, gynecologic and neonatal nursing. 32 (4), 465-477

NURSING AND MIDWIFERY COUNCIL, 2004. Midwives rules and standards. London; NMC.

NURSING AND MIDWIFERY COUNCIL, 2007. Standards for medicines management : safeguarding the health and wellbeing of the public through professional standards. London. NMC.

NURSING AND MIDWIFERY COUNCIL, 2007. Record keeping [electronic resource]. London. NMC.

NURSING AND MIDWIFERY COUNCIL., 2008.The code : standards of conduct, performance and ethics for nurses and midwives. London. NMC.

RIORDEN, J. Ed. 2010. Breastfeeding and human lactation. Sudbury Mass: Jones and Bartlett.

STABLES, D & J, RANKIN. 2010. Physiology in Childbearing. 3rd Edition. London. Bailliere Tindall/Elsevier.

SPIBY, H. & J. MUNRO. 2010. Evidence based midwifery : applications in context. Oxford, Wiley-Blackwell.

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BURNS, N. & S. K. GROVE. 2011. Understanding Nursing Research: building an evidence-based practice . 5th Edition. Philadelphia, Pa: London: Saunders.

EDWINS. J. 2008. Community midwifery practice. Chichester: Blackwell Publishing.

FRASER, D.M & M.A. COOPER. 2012. Survival Guide to Midwifery. London: Churchill Livingstone/Elsevier.

GERRISH, K. & A. LACEY. (Eds). 2010. The Research Process in Nursing . 6th Edition. Chichester, West Sussex ; Ames, Iowa : Wiley-Blackwell.

JOHNSON, R., & W. TAYLOR. 2011. Skills for midwifery practice. Edinburgh: Churchill Livingston.

LAWRENCE, R. A., & R.M. LAWRENCE. 2005. Breastfeeding, a guide for the medical profession. 6th edition. Philadelphia: Elsevier Mosby.

LARKIN,M. 2011. Social aspects of health, illness and healthcare. Maidenhead: McGraw Hill and Open University Press

PAGE L.A., & R. McCANDLISH. 2006.The New Midwifery: Science and sensitivity in practice, 2nd edition. Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone.

PEATE.I., & C. HAMILTON. 2008. Becoming a midwife in the 21st century. Chichester: Wiley.

RAYNER, M.D., J.E. MARSHALL & A. SULLIVAN. 2005. Decision making in midwifery practice. London, Churchill Livingstone.

REES, C.,2011. Introduction to Research for Midwives. 3rd Edition. Churchill Livingstone/Elsevier.

REEVES, J., 2008. Inter-professional approaches to young fathers. Keswick. M&K Publishing.

ROYAL PHARMACEUTICAL SOCIETY OF GREAT BRITAIN (RPSGB) and BRITISH MEDICAL ASSOCIATION (BMA). 2011 British national formulary.. Available online from http://www.bnf.org/bnf/index.htm

TAYLOR, B.J., 2006. Reflective practice : a guide for nurses and midwives. 2nd Ed., Maidenhead. Open University Press.

WALKER,J., S.PAYNE., P.SMITH & N.JARRETT. 2012. Psychology for Nurses and the Caring Professions. Maidenhead: McGraw Hill & Open University Press.

WORLD HEALTH ORGANISATION. 2001. The seven point plan for protection, promotion and support of breastfeeding in community health care settings. London. WHO.

WORLD HEALTH ORGANISATION. 2003. Community-based strategies for breastfeeding promotion and support in developing countries. Geneva: WHO

WILSON,J. 2006.Infection Control in Clinical practice. 3rd Edition. London: Bailliere Tindal, Elsievier.

This list was last updated on 15/08/2013