Essential reading for any trainee midwife, Midwifery by Ten Teachers is a comprehensive coursebook covering all aspects of the principles and practices of midwifery. Based on the popular Obstetrics by Ten Teachers, this book has been thoroughly reviewed and revised to ensure it provides the most accurate and appropriate information for the student and practising midwife. Contents include the role of the midwife in modern maternity care, conception, implantation and embryology, physiology of pregnancy, labour and the postnatal woman, normal and abnormal fetal growth and development, antenatal and postnatal care (physical and emotional wellbeing), diseases, disorder and complications, emergencies and the neonate. A chapter is devoted to the increasingly important issues of law and ethics in practice. Detailed coverage of all the key elements of midwifery by a team of experienced lecturers and practitioners combined with inviting 4-colour layout and plenty of colour photographs make this book the one reference any trainee, returning or practising midwife will need.
Author: Linda Wylie
Release Date: 2000
This new book fills the urgent need for an anatomy and physiology text relevant to the practice of midwifery. ESSENTIAL ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY FOR MATERNITY CARE is a straightforward, basic anatomy and physiology textbook aimed at midwives. It focuses on systems of the body and refers the reader to other sources for background reading in more specialized areas such as cell biology or genetics. In addition to basic anatomy and physiology, each chapter includes a separate section on associated disorders of pregnancy for that system.
Unser Körper ist ein komplexes System, in dem viele unterschiedlich aufgebaute Teile zusammenwirken. In ”Anatomie und Physiologie für Dummies“ erfahren die Leser, was sie über Knochen, Muskeln, Nerven, Hormone und den Rest, der den menschlichen Körper ausmacht, wissen müssen. Das ist aber natürlich noch nicht alles. Donna Rae Siegfried zeigt in diesem ausgiebig und teilweise farbig illustrierten Band, wie viele Einzelteile zusammenarbeiten und wie der Körper als großes Ganzes funktioniert. Mit Übungsaufgaben, die online gestellt wurden, können Sie Ihr frisch erworbenes Wissen noch einmal überprüfen. Wie man es von den Dummies nicht anders kennt, werden die Leser locker, leicht und mit einer Prise Humor in das komplexe Thema eingeführt.
The special features that distinguish Foundations of Community Medicine in its present form are: Contains well-organized material which is singularly free from repetition, confusion and uncertainty and which ensures availability of all the relevant information on a topic at one place. Lays adequate stress on applied aspects of preventive medicine and public health with focus on Indian situation. Contains detailed description of public health practices, namely, immunization, disinfection and sterilization, notification, isolation and quarantine, public health surveillance and population screening. Extends a managerial treatment to the description of health organizations, health programmes and health care systems existing in the country. Incorporates a comprehensive coverage of physical, social and biological environments laying due stress on environmental pollution and its control. Provides adequate information on occupational hazards and industrial problems in consideration of the advancing industrialization in India. Encompasses an elaborate exposition on important issues concerning maternal health, infant health, child health, adolescent health and geriatric health in an exclusive section devoted to personal health care. Presents a uniquely simplified and readily intelligible discourse on basic concepts of epidemiology and statistics which are usually abhorred by medical students. Incorporates a detailed description of the National Population Policy and National Health Policy in consideration of their crucial importance in the formulation of National Health Care Programmes for the country. Contains numerous comparison tables, flowcharts, graphs and diagrams to improve comprehension and facilitate retention of the subject matter. Encloses multiple solved examples on epidemiology, vital statistics and basic statistics to enable the students to calculate rates, ratios and statistical values of applied significance. Contains elaborate discussion on Indian population problem, human disasters as well as emerging and re-emerging diseases. Provides adequate information on Indian health systems, hospital acquired infection and hospital waste management. Covers detailed discussion on adolescent health care, mental disorders and millennium development goals. About the Author : - G.M. Dhaar, Professor, Department of Community Medicine, SKIMS, Srinagar, India.Irfan Robbani, Associate Professor, Department of Community Medicine, SKIMS, Srinagar, India.
Author: Richard Beebe
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Release Date: 2012-07-19
Meet and exceed educational requirements and expectations for Paramedic training with The Professional Paramedic Series. Based on the new National EMS Education Standards, this economical three-volume series equips you and your learners with the resources necessary for both paramedic certification and re-certification. Comprehensive, using a case-based methodology, while remaining street-friendly, each volume in the series walks learners through the skills and concepts critical to the job of a Paramedic. The framework of each book is practical in approach: introducing principles, skills and terminology; presenting a typical case; walking through critical response steps; and again reviewing key concepts to ensure understanding for successful application on the job. Learn about application of skills in emergency situations in Volume II: Medical Emergencies, Maternal Health & Pediatrics. This book discusses a full range of emergencies, ranging from bleeding disorders to neonatal resuscitation. Each chapter in Volume II introduces a case that carries through the chapter to help readers make strong connections to actual patient experiences while learning the content. This book follows up on the fundamental information covered in Volume I: Foundations of Paramedic Care, and precedes coverage of special response considerations in Volume III: Trauma Care & EMS Operations. Practical and reader-friendly, each volume includes a full color design with detailed photos, graphics and step-by-step skill sequences to ensure your learners are fully prepared for the responsibilities, adventures, and challenges of the paramedic profession. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Author: Vijaya D. Joshi
Publisher: BI Publications Pvt Ltd
Release Date: 2006-01-01
A useful textbook for nurses, nursing students and students of allied paramedical courses. The book contains nineteen chapters. First three chapters deal with various chemical constituents of the body and their importance along with homeostasis, i.e., functioning together of different systems co-ordinated manner so as to maintain constant environment for the cells of the body. Rest of the chapters describe different systems. Anatomy and Physiology of a system is described in each chapter in simple and easy to understand language, with several simple diagrams. At the end of each chapter, common diseases and genetic disorders of each system are described briefly. Wherever possible, information is given in the form of Tables, Charts and Flow charts for easy understanding.
Author: Charlotte Creason
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Release Date: 2010-11-04
Lead your students to success with the name you trust! Stedman's Medical Terminology: Steps to Success in Medical Language is a mid-level medical terminology text perfect for instructors looking for minimal coverage of anatomy and physiology and plenty of hands-on exercises to reinforce learning. Each chapter alternates between term presentation and exercises to ensure that students can apply what they have learned immediately. Throughout the text, exercises progress in a meaningful way, from recall and review, to word building, to comprehension, and finally to application and analysis through the use of "real-world" case study and medical record exercises. This approach allows the student to actively see their knowledge building and to connect what they are learning to real-life context. A robust, realistic, and relevant art program enhances the text, especially for visual learners. A full suite of ancillaries, including videos and animations, is available for both students and instructors.
Auch wenn du deine Erinnerung verlierst, wirst du doch nie die Liebe vergessen ... Anna Forster ist erst achtunddreißig, als sie die erschütternde Diagnose Alzheimer erhält. Sie weiß, dass ihr Zwillingsbruder Jack nur ihr Bestes will, und dennoch tut es weh, als er ihr vorschlägt, in ein betreutes Wohnheim zu ziehen. Sie weiß außerdem, dass in der Einrichtung nur eine weitere Person in ihrem Alter lebt – Luke, mit dem sie so viel mehr verbindet als mit allen anderen Menschen, die sie kennt. Anna und Luke verlieben sich ineinander, doch nach einem tragischen Vorfall setzen ihre Familien alles daran, die beiden zu trennen. Nur eine Person kann dem Liebespaar helfen: die Köchin Eve, die selbst einen schweren Schicksalsschlag verkraften musste. Doch ist sie bereit, alles für Anna und Luke aufs Spiel zu setzen?
Issues in Anatomy, Physiology, Metabolism, Morphology, and Human Biology: 2011 Edition is a ScholarlyEditions™ eBook that delivers timely, authoritative, and comprehensive information about Anatomy, Physiology, Metabolism, Morphology, and Human Biology. The editors have built Issues in Anatomy, Physiology, Metabolism, Morphology, and Human Biology: 2011 Edition on the vast information databases of ScholarlyNews.™ You can expect the information about Anatomy, Physiology, Metabolism, Morphology, and Human Biology in this eBook to be deeper than what you can access anywhere else, as well as consistently reliable, authoritative, informed, and relevant. The content of Issues in Anatomy, Physiology, Metabolism, Morphology, and Human Biology: 2011 Edition has been produced by the world’s leading scientists, engineers, analysts, research institutions, and companies. All of the content is from peer-reviewed sources, and all of it is written, assembled, and edited by the editors at ScholarlyEditions™ and available exclusively from us. You now have a source you can cite with authority, confidence, and credibility. More information is available at http://www.ScholarlyEditions.com/.
Author: Samuel Webster
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2018-04-23
List of Contributors Preface How to use your textbook About the companion website Part 1: Fertilisation 1 Principles of development Sam Webster 2 The female reproductive system Sam Webster 3 The male reproductive system Sam Webster 4 Fertilisation Sam Webster 5 Embryology: zygote to blastocyst Sam Webster 6 Embryonic stem cells Sam Webster Part 2: Pregnancy 7 Embryology Sam Webster 8 Physiology of pregnancy Sam Webster 9 Antenatal care Marion Beard 10 Antenatal screening and prenatal diagnosis Alan Treharne and Marsham Moselhi 11 Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy Sharif Ismail 12 Diseases in pregnancy I Alan Treharne and Cerys Scarr 13 Diseases in pregnancy II Alan Treharne, Cerys Scarr and Alexandra Komarzyniec-Pyzik 14 Multiple pregnancy and other antenatal complications Marion Beard 15 Problems in late pregnancy Deepa Balachandran Nair 16 Fetal growth and tests of fetal wellbeing M. DEshpande 17 The eye in pregnancy and the newborn Colm McAlinden Part 3: Birth 18 Normal labour Euan Kevelighan 19 Abnormal labour Franz Majoko 20 The Puerperium Fran Hodge 21 Obstetric emergencies Benjamin Chisholme and Euan Kevelighan Part 4: Neonatology 22 Newborn resuscitation and newborn examination Nitin Goel and J Evans 23 Normal infants, growth, jaundice and maternal diabetes Geraint Morris 24 The preterm infant Nitin Goel 25 Congenital and and perinatal infection Ian Morris Part 5: Childhood and adolescence 26 History and examination in childhood Shabeena Hayat and Geraint Morris 27 Normal growth and development milestones Bethan Williams 28 Developmental delay Bethan Williams 29 Genetics Dana Beasley 30 Neurodevelopmental disorders Surekha Tuohy 31 Puberty Christopher Bidder 32 Non-accidental injury and neglect Catrin Simpson 33 Neurological problems Cathy White 34 Infections and immunodeficiency P Vallabhaneni 35 Haematology and oncology P Vallabhaneni 36 Congential and acquired heart disease Geraint Morris 37 Metabolic and endocrine disorders Shabeena Hayat 38 Respiratory problems Toni Williams 39 Gastroenterology, nutrition and faltering growth Lakshmipriya Selvarajan 40 Renal and urinary problems Dana Beasley 41 Dermatology Rebecca Balfour 42 Rheumatology and orthopaedics Rebecca Balfour 43 Paediatric Surgery Toni Williams 44 Paediatric Pharmacology Lakshmipriya Selvarajan Part 6: Gynaecology 45 Problems in early pregnancy Manju Nair 46 Subfertility Gurpreet Singh Kalra 47 Vaginal discharge, pelvic pain and endometriosis Aisling Carroll-Downey and Euan Kevelighan 48 Termination of pregnancy Sophie Walker and Jen Davies 49 Contraception Ruth Frazer 50 Obstetric and gynaecological operations Nisha Kadwadkar and Euan Kevelighan 51 The menopause Kinza Younas Index
Author: Karen C. Comerford
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Release Date: 2007
Presenting essential nursing fundamentals in an easy-to-read, fun-to-learn format, this resource provides comprehensive coverage of the theoretical foundations of nursing, the nursing process, basic nursing skills, physiologic patient care, and the latest nursing concepts. Includes illustrations, cartoons, and quizzes.