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HECS 2190 Module Reading List

Midwifery Theory and Practice 2, 2017/18, Semester 2
TBC (from September 2017)
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Essential reading

BEAUCHAMP T.L. & CHILDRESS J.F. 2009. Principles of Biomedical Ethics . 6th Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

BENNETT C.B. 2010. What is this thing called ethics? London. Routledge

BLACKBURN, ST. & D. LOPER. 2007. Maternal fetal and neonatal physiology: a clinical perspective. 3rd Ed. Philadelphia: WB Saunders.

BOTHAMLEY J. & M. BOYLE. 2009. Medical conditions affecting pregnancy and childbirth . Oxford: Radcliffe Publishing.

BRAZIER M., CAVE E. 2011. Medicine, Patients and the Law . 5 th Edition. London: Penguin.

CENTRE FOR MATERNAL AND CHILD ENQUIRIES (CMACE). 2011. Saving Mothers’ Lives: reviewing maternal deaths to make motherhood safer: 2006–08. The Eighth Report on Confidential Enquiries into Maternal Deaths in the United Kingdom.BJOG : an international journal of obstetrics and gynaecology. 2011;118 (Suppl. 1):1–203.

FAHY,K., M.FOUREUR, C.HASTIE. 2008.Birth territory and midwifery guardianship : theory for practice, education and research. Edinburgh: Butterworth Heinemann: Elsevier.

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

FRITH, L. & H. DRAPER. 2004. Ethics and midwifery: issues in contemporary practice . London: Books for Midwives.

GRAY, D.E., 2013. Doing Research in the Real World. London. SAGE Publications Ltd.

GREENHALGH, T. 2010. How to Read a Paper: The Basics of Evidence-Based Medicine. 4th Edition, Chichester; Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell.

GRIFFITH, R., C. TENGNAH & C. PATEL. 2010. Law and Professional Issues in Midwifery. England. Learning Matters.

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

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

PATTINSON S.D. 2013. Medical Law and Ethics. 3rd  Edition. London. Sweet and Maxwell.

PRICE.S. 2007. Mental health in pregnancy and childbirth. Philadelphia: Churchill Livingston & Elsevier.

RACHELS J. & RACHELS S. 2012. The elements of moral philosophy. 7th Edition. New York. McGraw-Hill.

ROBSON. S.R. &  J.WAUGH 2013. Medical disorders in pregnancy : a manual for midwives. 2nd edition Chichester: Blackwell.

SAMANTA J. & SAMANTA A. 2011. Medical Law. Palgrave Macillan.

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.

THOMPSON C & D. DOWDING. 2009. Essential decision making and clinical judgement for nurses. Churchill Livingstone.

WICKHAM,S. 2006. Appraising research into childbirth : an interactive workbook. Edinburgh. Butterworth Heinemann, Elsevier.

WYLIE. L. & H. BRICE. 2008. The midwives' guide to key medical conditions: pregnancy and childbirth . Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone Elsevier.

NHS EVIDENCE. Evidence in Health and Social Care . Available from http://www.evidence.nhs.uk Updated regularly, this resource enables you to access evidence quickly and use filters to refine your search.

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BOWERS, D., A. HOUSE & D. OWENS. (ed) 2006. Understanding Clinical Papers 2nd edition. Sussex, Wiley.

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

CHURCHILL, H., W.SAVAGE & C. FRANCOME. 2006. Caesarean birth in Britain. Enfield: Middlesex University Press.

DIMOND, B., 2006. Legal aspects of midwifery. 3rd edition. Edinburgh: Books for Midwives Press.

FORD P. J. & DUDZINSKI D.M. eds. 2008. Complex ethics consultations : cases that haunt us. New York. Cambridge University Press.

GARRATT. L. 2011. Survivors of childhood sexual abuse and midwifery practice : CSA, birth and powerlessness. Oxon: Radcliffe Publishing.

GILBERT, E.S. & J.S. HARMIN. 2007. Manual of high risk pregnancy  4th Ed. St Louis: Mosby.

HEALTHCARE COMMISSION. 2006. Investigation into 10 Maternal Deaths at, or Following Delivery at, Northwick Park Hospital, North West London Hospitals NHS Trust, between April 2002 and April 2005 . London: Healthcare Commission. Available online from: http://webarchive.nationalarchives.gov.uk/20060502043818/http://healthcarecommission.org.uk/_db/_documents/Northwick_tagged.pdf

HANZAK, E.A. 2005. Eyes without sparkle. A journey through postnatal illness. Abingdon. Radcliffe.

HANLEY.J. 2009. Perinatal mental health : a guide for health professionals and users. Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell.

HODNETT E.D., S. GATES., G.J.  HOFMEYER & C. SAKAL. 2007. ‘Continuous support for women during childbirth (Cochrane Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, issue 2.

JAMES, D. 2005. High risk pregnancy: management options . 3rd Ed. London: Saunders.

KIRKHAM, M. 2003. Birth centres: a social model for maternity care . London: Books for Midwives.

KEELING,J & T.MASON. 2008. Domestic violence : a multi-professional approach for health professionals Maidenhead: McGraw Hill & Open University Press.

LIU, D.T.Y. Ed, 2007. Labour ward manual . 4th ed. Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone.

LOBIONDO-WOOD, G. & J. HABER. 2010. Nursing research: methods and critical appraisal for evidence-based practice . 7th Edition. St. Louis, Mo.: Mosby Elsevier.

MAGEE H, ASKHAM.  2008. Women’s Views about Safety in Maternity Care: A qualitative study . London: King’s Fund. Available online from: http://www.pickereurope.org/assets/content/pdf/Project_Reports/Womens_views_of_maternity_safety.pdf

PARAHOO, K. 2006. Nursing research: principles, process and issues . 2nd Edition. London: Palgrave Macmillan.

RICHENS, Y. & T, LAVENDER. 2010. Care for pregnant women who are obese . London: Quay Books.

You should read academic textbooks, academic journals and credible newspapers and websites as part of your ethics and law learning for this module. You should also regularly check the ethics and law resources provided on the VLE.

This list was last updated on 15/01/2014