Synopses & Reviews
Fully rewritten with over 40 percent new material, this midwifery classic has expanded sections on becoming a midwife, national certification, informed consent, and other legal issues. All new sections include homeopathy and herbal therapy, sexual issues during pregnancy, and fetal development.
A revised edition of Elizabeth Davis' guide to pregnancy and birth for midwives and parents-to-be. Terminology is highlighted and defined, and information on hepatitis, HIV, GBS screening, group midwifery practices, malpractice concerns, prenatal and intrapartum case histories is examined.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-264) and index.