"This will be a great revision tool ... Each type of question is used to enhance the development of the student by self assessment of their knowledge and understanding of the relevant anatomy and physiology and the application to practice ... I will strongly recommend this excellent text to all student midwives."
Nan Morse, Professional Head of Midwifery Education, University of Glamorgan, UK"The Midwifery Textbook is a valuable and unique resource to midwifery ... It tests existing knowledge in complex situations whilst building upon earlier foundations ... The variety of question types available make learning and revision fun, whilst providing ideas for creative learning opportunities."
Patricia Walker, Senior Lecturer in Midwifery and Child Health, Canterbury Christ Church University, UKLooking for a quick and effective way to revise and test your knowledge?This handy reference book is the essential self test resource to help student midwives to revise and prepare for their anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology exams. This useful test book includes over 450 questions relating to your midwifery course, and includes a variety of question types including multiple choice, short answers, true and false and fill in the blanks. All the questions have detailed answers for self checking.The book encourages you to test and improve your knowledge of numeracy and pharmacology. Topics covered include:
Anatomy and physiology of pre-conception Pregnancy and post-partum Pathophysiology, illness and complications
The Midwifery Test Book is a quick and easy reference book for students undertaking midwifery courses, to help them excel in their exams!
Helen Wightman is a Midwifery Lecturer at the University of Nottingham, UK and an experienced clinical midwife with Nottingham University Hospitals Trust. Robina Aslam is a Midwifery Lecturer at the University of Nottingham, UK. She has worked as a midwife and lecturer for 25 years.
Foreword Contributors Preface Guide to Useful Resources List of AbbreviationsPart 1: Anatomy and Physiology Chapter 1: Pre-conception Chapter 2: Pregnancy Chapter 3: Labour Chapter 4: Puerperium Part 2: Pathophysiology Chapter 5: Pregnancy Chapter 6: Intrapartum Chapter 7: Puerperium Chapter 8: Pharmacology Chapter 9: Numeracy Glossary of Terms