Clinical Practice Guidelines for Midwifery & Women's Health: Edition 5

Jones & Bartlett Learning
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Clinical Practice Guidelines for Midwifery & Women's Health, Fifth Edition is an accessible and easy-to-use quick reference guide for midwives and women's healthcare providers. Completely updated and revised to reflect the changing clinical environment, it offers current evidence-based practice, updated approaches, and opportunities for midwifery leadership in every practice setting. Also included are integrative, alternative, and complementary therapies. The Fifth Edition examines the transition to the use of ICD-10 codes, women's health policy and advocacy, risk assessment and decision-making in practice, and inspiring trust in midwifery care. New clinical practice guidelines include health promotion and primary care practice, such as promoting restorative sleep, optimizing oral health, promoting a healthy weight, and caring for the woman with a substance abuse disorder.
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Adjunct Faculty, Clinical Faculty Advisor, Nurse Midwifery/WHNP Programs, School of Nursing and Health Studies, Georgetown University, Michigan

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Publisher
Jones & Bartlett Learning
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Published on
May 20, 2016
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Pages
710
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ISBN
9781284121919
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Language
English
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Genres
Medical / Nursing / Maternity, Perinatal, Women's Health
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