Christine M Furber

Summary

Affiliation: University of Manchester
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A qualitative study of the experiences of women who are obese and pregnant in the UK
    Christine M Furber
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, Jean McFarlane Building, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Midwifery 27:437-44. 2011
  2. pmc Effect on skin hydration of using baby wipes to clean the napkin area of newborn babies: assessor-blinded randomised controlled equivalence trial
    Tina Lavender
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, The University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    BMC Pediatr 12:59. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Antenatal interventions for reducing weight in obese women for improving pregnancy outcome
    Christine M Furber
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, The University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD009334. 2013
  4. doi request reprint The challenges and realties of diaper area cleansing for parents
    Christine Furber
    School of Nursing Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 41:E13-25. 2012
  5. doi request reprint A qualitative study of mild to moderate psychological distress during pregnancy
    Christine M Furber
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, The University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
    Int J Nurs Stud 46:669-77. 2009
  6. doi request reprint The power of language: a secondary analysis of a qualitative study exploring English midwives' support of mother's baby-feeding practice
    Christine M Furber
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, University Place, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Midwifery 26:232-40. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Breastfeeding practice in the UK: midwives' perspectives
    Christine M Furber
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, The University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Matern Child Nutr 4:44-54. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Midwives in the UK: an exploratory study of providing newborn feeding support for postpartum mothers in the hospital
    Christine M Furber
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work at The University of Manchester, South, Manchester, United Kingdom
    J Midwifery Womens Health 52:142-7. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint The emotions of integrating breastfeeding knowledge into practice for English midwives: a qualitative study
    Christine M Furber
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, The University of Manchester, Gateway House, Piccadilly South, Manchester M60 7LP, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 45:286-97. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint 'Breaking the rules' in baby-feeding practice in the UK: deviance and good practice?
    Christine M Furber
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, The University of Manchester Gateway House, Piccadilly South, Manchester, M60 7LP, UK
    Midwifery 22:365-76. 2006

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi request reprint A qualitative study of the experiences of women who are obese and pregnant in the UK
    Christine M Furber
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, Jean McFarlane Building, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Midwifery 27:437-44. 2011
    ..to explore the experiences related to obesity in women with a body mass index (BMI)>35 kg/m(2) during the childbearing process...
  2. pmc Effect on skin hydration of using baby wipes to clean the napkin area of newborn babies: assessor-blinded randomised controlled equivalence trial
    Tina Lavender
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, The University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    BMC Pediatr 12:59. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Antenatal interventions for reducing weight in obese women for improving pregnancy outcome
    Christine M Furber
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, The University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD009334. 2013
    ..It is important to evaluate interventions that are designed to reduce weight in obese pregnant women so that the safety of weight loss during this period can be established...
  4. doi request reprint The challenges and realties of diaper area cleansing for parents
    Christine Furber
    School of Nursing Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 41:E13-25. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint A qualitative study of mild to moderate psychological distress during pregnancy
    Christine M Furber
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, The University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
    Int J Nurs Stud 46:669-77. 2009
    ..Those who suffer mild to moderate psychological distress are managed by the primary care services. However, little is know about the psychosocial experiences of pregnant women who suffer from mild-moderate psychological distress...
  6. doi request reprint The power of language: a secondary analysis of a qualitative study exploring English midwives' support of mother's baby-feeding practice
    Christine M Furber
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, University Place, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Midwifery 26:232-40. 2010
    ..to explore the use of language by midwives reporting their experiences of baby-feeding practice...
  7. doi request reprint Breastfeeding practice in the UK: midwives' perspectives
    Christine M Furber
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, The University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Matern Child Nutr 4:44-54. 2008
    ..Further research is needed to clarify breastfeeding mothers' expectations and needs...
  8. ncbi request reprint Midwives in the UK: an exploratory study of providing newborn feeding support for postpartum mothers in the hospital
    Christine M Furber
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work at The University of Manchester, South, Manchester, United Kingdom
    J Midwifery Womens Health 52:142-7. 2007
    ..These practices have important implications for the success of breastfeeding in hospitals as the practices by providers who are assigned to help breastfeeding initiation described here may inhibit the breastfeeding process...
  9. ncbi request reprint The emotions of integrating breastfeeding knowledge into practice for English midwives: a qualitative study
    Christine M Furber
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, The University of Manchester, Gateway House, Piccadilly South, Manchester M60 7LP, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 45:286-97. 2008
    ..Breastfeeding prevalence in the United Kingdom is one of the lowest in Europe. The midwife provides feeding support for new mothers but research suggests that midwives' knowledge of breastfeeding is limited...
  10. ncbi request reprint 'Breaking the rules' in baby-feeding practice in the UK: deviance and good practice?
    Christine M Furber
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, The University of Manchester Gateway House, Piccadilly South, Manchester, M60 7LP, UK
    Midwifery 22:365-76. 2006
    ..to discover the views of midwives in relation to baby feeding...