midwifery

Summary

Summary: The practice of assisting women in childbirth.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Strategies for reducing maternal mortality: getting on with what works
    Oona M R Campbell
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Lancet 368:1284-99. 2006
  2. pmc Use pattern of maternal health services and determinants of skilled care during delivery in Southern Tanzania: implications for achievement of MDG-5 targets
    Rose Nm Mpembeni
    School of Public Health and Social Sciences, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, P O Box 65015, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 7:29. 2007
  3. pmc Using targeted vouchers and health equity funds to improve access to skilled birth attendants for poor women: a case study in three rural health districts in Cambodia
    Por Ir
    Provincial Health Department, Ministry of Health, Siem Reap, Cambodia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:1. 2010
  4. pmc How many births in sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia will not be attended by a skilled birth attendant between 2011 and 2015?
    Sonya Crowe
    Clinical Operational Research Unit, University College London, London, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:4. 2012
  5. pmc Newborn-care training and perinatal mortality in developing countries
    Waldemar A Carlo
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    N Engl J Med 362:614-23. 2010
  6. pmc Why do some women still prefer traditional birth attendants and home delivery?: a qualitative study on delivery care services in West Java Province, Indonesia
    Christiana R Titaley
    Sydney School of Public Health, Edward Ford Building A27, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:43. 2010
  7. pmc Evaluation of primary care midwifery in The Netherlands: design and rationale of a dynamic cohort study (DELIVER)
    Judith Mannien
    Department of Midwifery Science, AVAG and the EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:69. 2012
  8. pmc High ANC coverage and low skilled attendance in a rural Tanzanian district: a case for implementing a birth plan intervention
    Moke Magoma
    Infectious Diseases Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population, Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:13. 2010
  9. pmc Skilled care at birth among rural women in Nepal: practice and challenges
    Sulochana Dhakal
    Section of Population Health, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    J Health Popul Nutr 29:371-8. 2011
  10. ncbi Evaluation of 280,000 cases in Dutch midwifery practices: a descriptive study
    M P Amelink-Verburg
    TNO Quality of Life, Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research TNO, Leiden, The Netherlands
    BJOG 115:570-8. 2008

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  1. ncbi Strategies for reducing maternal mortality: getting on with what works
    Oona M R Campbell
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Lancet 368:1284-99. 2006
    ..Further delays in getting on with what works begs questions about the commitment of decision-makers to this goal...
  2. pmc Use pattern of maternal health services and determinants of skilled care during delivery in Southern Tanzania: implications for achievement of MDG-5 targets
    Rose Nm Mpembeni
    School of Public Health and Social Sciences, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, P O Box 65015, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 7:29. 2007
    ..For this reason, the proportion of births attended by skilled health personnel is one of the indicators used to monitor progress towards the achievement of the MDG-5 of improving maternal health...
  3. pmc Using targeted vouchers and health equity funds to improve access to skilled birth attendants for poor women: a case study in three rural health districts in Cambodia
    Por Ir
    Provincial Health Department, Ministry of Health, Siem Reap, Cambodia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:1. 2010
    ..We assess their effectiveness in improving access to skilled birth attendants for poor women in three rural health districts in Cambodia and draw lessons for further improvement and scaling-up...
  4. pmc How many births in sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia will not be attended by a skilled birth attendant between 2011 and 2015?
    Sonya Crowe
    Clinical Operational Research Unit, University College London, London, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:4. 2012
    ..These estimates could be used by decision makers to inform the extent to which reductions in maternal mortality will depend on policies aimed specifically at those women giving birth unattended...
  5. pmc Newborn-care training and perinatal mortality in developing countries
    Waldemar A Carlo
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    N Engl J Med 362:614-23. 2010
    ..Of the 3.7 million neonatal deaths and 3.3 million stillbirths each year, 98% occur in developing countries. An evaluation of community-based interventions designed to reduce the number of these deaths is needed...
  6. pmc Why do some women still prefer traditional birth attendants and home delivery?: a qualitative study on delivery care services in West Java Province, Indonesia
    Christiana R Titaley
    Sydney School of Public Health, Edward Ford Building A27, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:43. 2010
    ..This study aims to explore the perspectives of community members and health workers about the use of delivery care services in six villages of West Java Province...
  7. pmc Evaluation of primary care midwifery in The Netherlands: design and rationale of a dynamic cohort study (DELIVER)
    Judith Mannien
    Department of Midwifery Science, AVAG and the EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:69. 2012
    ..Scientific research to support evidence-based practice in primary care midwifery in the Netherlands has been sparse...
  8. pmc High ANC coverage and low skilled attendance in a rural Tanzanian district: a case for implementing a birth plan intervention
    Moke Magoma
    Infectious Diseases Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population, Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:13. 2010
    ..The perspectives of health care providers and traditional birth attendants on childbirth and the factors determining where women deliver were also investigated...
  9. pmc Skilled care at birth among rural women in Nepal: practice and challenges
    Sulochana Dhakal
    Section of Population Health, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    J Health Popul Nutr 29:371-8. 2011
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  10. ncbi Evaluation of 280,000 cases in Dutch midwifery practices: a descriptive study
    M P Amelink-Verburg
    TNO Quality of Life, Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research TNO, Leiden, The Netherlands
    BJOG 115:570-8. 2008
    ..To assess the nature and outcome of intrapartum referrals from primary to secondary care within the Dutch obstetric system...
  11. pmc Where there are (few) skilled birth attendants
    Ndola Prata
    Bixby Center for Population, Health and Sustainability, University of California Berkeley, 229 University Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720 6390, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 29:81-91. 2011
    ..g. misoprostol, family planning, measurement of blood loss, and postpartum care) will increase the chance that women in the lowest economic quintiles will also benefit from global safe motherhood efforts...
  12. ncbi Oral misoprostol in preventing postpartum haemorrhage in resource-poor communities: a randomised controlled trial
    Richard J Derman
    University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine, MO, USA
    Lancet 368:1248-53. 2006
    ..We aimed to investigate whether oral misoprostol, a potential alternative to oxytocin, could prevent postpartum haemorrhage in a community home-birth setting...
  13. ncbi Equity in use of home-based or facility-based skilled obstetric care in rural Bangladesh: an observational study
    Mahbub Elahi Chowdhury
    ICDDR, B Centre for Health and Population Research, Bangladesh
    Lancet 367:327-32. 2006
    ..We analysed whether socioeconomic status results in differences in the use of professional midwives at home and in a basic obstetric facility in a rural area of Bangladesh, where obstetric care was free of charge...
  14. pmc Outcomes of planned home birth with registered midwife versus planned hospital birth with midwife or physician
    Patricia A Janssen
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    CMAJ 181:377-83. 2009
    ..We compared the outcomes of planned home births attended by midwives with those of planned hospital births attended by midwives or physicians...
  15. ncbi Comparison of midwifery, family medicine, and obstetric patients' understanding of weight gain during pregnancy: a minority of women report correct counselling
    Sarah D McDonald
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton ON
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 34:129-35. 2012
    ..Our objective was to compare what women reported being advised about weight gain during pregnancy and the risks of inappropriate weight gain according to their type of health care provider...
  16. ncbi Improvement of perinatal and newborn care in rural Pakistan through community-based strategies: a cluster-randomised effectiveness trial
    Zulfiqar A Bhutta
    Division of Women and Child Health, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan zulfi
    Lancet 377:403-12. 2011
    ....
  17. ncbi Social costs of skilled attendance at birth in rural Ghana
    Alessandra Nina Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 102:91-4. 2008
    ..To examine the social costs to women of skilled attendance at birth in rural Ghana...
  18. ncbi Women's experiences of labour and birth: an evolutionary concept analysis
    Patricia Larkin
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Trinity College Dublin, 24 D Olier Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
    Midwifery 25:e49-59. 2009
    ..the aim of this paper is to identify the core attributes of the experience of labour and birth...
  19. ncbi Skilled care at birth in the developing world: progress to date and strategies for expanding coverage
    Cynthia Stanton
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Biosoc Sci 39:109-20. 2007
    ..Specific interventions are also needed to encourage older and high parity mothers to seek professional care at delivery...
  20. ncbi Utilization of care during pregnancy in rural Guatemala: does obstetrical need matter?
    Dana A Glei
    Department of Demography, University of California, Berkeley, 1512 Pembleton Place, Santa Rosa, CA 95403 2349, USA
    Soc Sci Med 57:2447-63. 2003
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  21. ncbi Going to scale with professional skilled care
    Marge Koblinsky
    ICDDR, B, Centre for Health and Population Research, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Lancet 368:1377-86. 2006
    ..Teams of providers are the efficient option, creating the possibility of scaling up as much as 10 times more quickly than would be the case with deployment of solo health workers in home deliveries with dedicated or multipurpose workers...
  22. pmc Birth preparedness and complication readiness among slum women in Indore city, India
    Siddharth Agarwal
    Urban Health Resource Center, New Delhi, India
    J Health Popul Nutr 28:383-91. 2010
    ..0, CI 1.6-5.4) Antenatal outreach sessions can be used for promoting BPACR. It will be important to increase the competency of slum-based traditional birth attendants, along with promoting institutional deliveries...
  23. ncbi Transfers of women planning birth in midwifery units: data from the birthplace prospective cohort study
    R E Rowe
    National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    BJOG 119:1081-90. 2012
    To examine the percentage of women transferred, reasons for transfer and factors associated with the transfer of women planning birth in midwifery units (MUs).
  24. pmc Transition to skilled birth attendance: is there a future role for trained traditional birth attendants?
    Lynn M Sibley
    Center for Research on Maternal and Newborn Survival, Emory University, 1520 Clifton Road, Suite 436, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 24:472-8. 2006
    ....
  25. ncbi An intervention involving traditional birth attendants and perinatal and maternal mortality in Pakistan
    Abdul Hakeem Jokhio
    Liaquat University of Medical and Health Sciences, Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan
    N Engl J Med 352:2091-9. 2005
    ..There are approximately 4 million neonatal deaths and half a million maternal deaths worldwide each year. There is limited evidence from clinical trials to guide the development of effective maternity services in developing countries...
  26. ncbi Dissatisfaction with traditional birth attendants in rural Tanzania
    Godfrey Mbaruku
    Ifakara Health Institute, Mikocheni, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 107:8-11. 2009
    ..To assess women's satisfaction with traditional birth attendants (TBAs) in rural Tanzania...
  27. pmc Determinants of place of birth decisions in uncomplicated childbirth in Bangladesh: an empirical study
    Joyce K Edmonds
    College of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Boston, Boston, MA 02125, USA
    Midwifery 28:554-60. 2012
    ..to test the predictive value of women's self-identified criteria in place of birth decisions in the event of uncomplicated childbirth in a setting where facility based skilled birth attendants are available...
  28. ncbi Outcomes of free-standing, midwife-led birth centers: a structured review
    Denis Walsh
    Childbearing and Health ReaCH Group, Lancashire, United Kingdom
    Birth 31:222-9. 2004
    ..The objective of this review is to establish the current evidence base for free-standing, midwife-led birth centers...
  29. pmc Determinants of skilled birth attendant utilization in Afghanistan: a cross-sectional study
    Maureen Mayhew
    Vancouver Coastal Health, and Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, 5804 Fairview Ave, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3, Canada
    Am J Public Health 98:1849-56. 2008
    ..We sought to identify characteristics associated with use of skilled birth attendants where health services exist in Afghanistan...
  30. ncbi Planned place of birth in New Zealand: does it affect mode of birth and intervention rates among low-risk women?
    Deborah Davis
    Centre for Midwifery, Child and Family Health at the University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
    Birth 38:111-9. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare mode of birth and intrapartum intervention rates for low-risk women planning to give birth in these settings under the care of midwives...
  31. ncbi Caseload midwifery care versus standard maternity care for women of any risk: M@NGO, a randomised controlled trial
    Sally K Tracy
    Midwifery and Women s Health Research Unit, University of Sydney, Royal Hospital for Women, Randwick, NSW, Australia Electronic address
    Lancet 382:1723-32. 2013
    Women at low risk of pregnancy complications benefit from continuity of midwifery care, but no trial evidence exists for women with identified risk factors...
  32. ncbi Strategies for reducing maternal mortality in developing countries: what can we learn from the history of the industrialized West?
    V de Brouwere
    Department of Public Health, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerpen, Belgium
    Trop Med Int Health 3:771-82. 1998
    ..by making modern obstetrical care available to the population (particularly by encouragement or dissuasion of midwifery care); and thirdly, by the extent to which professionals were held accountable for addressing maternal health in ..
  33. pmc Did the strategy of skilled attendance at birth reach the poor in Indonesia?
    Laurel Hatt
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 85:774-82. 2007
    ..To assess whether the strategy of "a midwife in every village" in Indonesia achieved its aim of increasing professional delivery care for the poorest women...
  34. pmc Women's experience of transfer from midwifery unit to hospital obstetric unit during labour: a qualitative interview study
    Rachel E Rowe
    National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Oxford, OX3 7LF, United Kingdom
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:129. 2012
    b>Midwifery units offer care to women with straightforward pregnancies, but unforeseen complications can arise during labour or soon after birth, necessitating transfer to a hospital obstetric unit...
  35. ncbi Effects of continuity of care by a primary midwife (caseload midwifery) on caesarean section rates in women of low obstetric risk: the COSMOS randomised controlled trial
    H L McLachlan
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    BJOG 119:1483-92. 2012
    To determine whether primary midwife care (caseload midwifery) decreases the caesarean section rate compared with standard maternity care.
  36. pmc Low use of skilled attendants' delivery services in rural Kenya
    Kristen Cotter
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 24:467-71. 2006
    ..Targeted programmatic efforts are necessary to increase skilled attendant-assisted births, with the ultimate goal of reducing maternal mortality...
  37. ncbi Household knowledge and practices of newborn and maternal health in Haripur district, Pakistan
    R Khadduri
    Independent Health Consultant, formerly of Save the Children US, Islamabad, Pakistan
    J Perinatol 28:182-7. 2008
    ..To learn about household maternal and newborn health knowledge and practices to aid the design of newborn programming within Save the Children's Haripur Program...
  38. pmc Excess gestational weight gain: an exploration of midwives' views and practice
    Jane C Willcox
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood, Victoria, 3125, Australia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:102. 2012
    ..This study aimed to explore midwives' views, attitudes and approaches to the assessment, management and promotion of healthy GWG and to investigate their views on optimal interventions...
  39. ncbi Midwife-led continuity models versus other models of care for childbearing women
    Jane Sandall
    Division of Women s Health, King s College, London, Women s Health Academic Centre, King s Health Partners, 10th Floor, North Wing, St Thomas Hospital, Westminster Bridge Road, London, UK, SE1 7EH
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 8:CD004667. 2013
    ..However, there is a lack of synthesised information to establish whether there are differences in morbidity and mortality, effectiveness and psychosocial outcomes between midwife-led continuity models and other models of care...
  40. ncbi Utilization of health facilities and trained birth attendants for childbirth in rural Bangladesh: an empirical study
    Bimal Kanti Paul
    Department of Geography, Kansas State University, Manhattan 66506, USA
    Soc Sci Med 54:1755-65. 2002
    ..We conclude that quick response to delivery complications and improved access to hospitals and TTBAs can reduce the risk of infant and maternal mortality and morbidity in rural Bangladesh...
  41. ncbi 'Not waving but drowning': a study of the experiences and concerns of midwives and other health professionals caring for obese childbearing women
    Virginia A Schmied
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, College of Health and Science, University of Western Sydney, Building EB, Parramatta Campus, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith South DC, NSW 1797, Australia
    Midwifery 27:424-30. 2011
    ..to explore the experiences and concerns of health professionals who care for childbearing women who are obese...
  42. ncbi A report of a midwifery model for training traditional midwives in Guatemala
    Jennifer Foster
    School of Nursing, The University of Massachusetts, Arnold House 314, Amherst, MA 01003, USA
    Midwifery 20:217-25. 2004
    ..to describe the specific characteristics of one model of training traditional birth attendants (TBAs) in Guatemala...
  43. pmc Improvement of maternal Aboriginality in NSW birth data
    Fenglian Xu
    PRERU, University of New South Wales, Randwick, NSW 2031, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:8. 2012
    ..The Indigenous population of Australia was estimated as 2.5% and under-reported. The aim of this study is to improve statistical ascertainment of Aboriginal women giving birth in New South Wales...
  44. ncbi The use of the Antenatal Psychosocial Health Assessment (ALPHA) tool in the detection of psychosocial risk factors for postpartum depression: a randomized controlled trial
    Emma Robertson Blackmore
    University of Rochester, Rochester NY, USA
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 28:873-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine how well the Antenatal Psychosocial Health Assessment (ALPHA) form identified antenatal risk factors for PPD, compared with routine care, in a sample of pregnant women...
  45. ncbi How the integration of traditional birth attendants with formal health systems can increase skilled birth attendance
    Abbey Byrne
    The Nossal Institute for Global Health, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 115:127-34. 2011
    ..Considering the value of both TBAs and SBAs, it is important to review strategies for maximizing their respective strengths...
  46. ncbi Editorial: integrating continuous support of the traditional birth attendant into obstetric care by skilled midwives and doctors: a cost-effective strategy to reduce perinatal mortality and unnecessary obstetric interventions
    Jos van Roosmalen
    Trop Med Int Health 10:393-4. 2005
  47. pmc An interactive internet-based continuing education course on sexually transmitted diseases for physicians and midwives in Peru
    Fredy A Canchihuaman
    School of Public Health and Administration, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    PLoS ONE 6:e19318. 2011
    ..New educational tools could improve CE accessibility and effectiveness...
  48. ncbi Assessing the role of traditional birth attendants (TBAs) in health care delivery in Edo State, Nigeria
    A O Imogie
    Institute of Education, University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria
    Afr J Reprod Health 6:94-100. 2002
    ..There is, therefore, the need to restructure the training of TBAs as well as to fully integrate their services into the Nigerian orthodox healthcare delivery system especially as they affect rural settings...
  49. ncbi Kaqchikel midwives, home births, and emergency obstetric referrals in Guatemala: contextualizing the choice to stay at home
    Nicole S Berry
    School of Public Health, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 323 B Rosenau Hall, CB 7440, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, USA
    Soc Sci Med 62:1958-69. 2006
    ....
  50. pmc Effect of training traditional birth attendants on neonatal mortality (Lufwanyama Neonatal Survival Project): randomised controlled study
    Christopher J Gill
    Center for Global Health and Development, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    BMJ 342:d346. 2011
    ..To determine whether training traditional birth attendants to manage several common perinatal conditions could reduce neonatal mortality in the setting of a resource poor country with limited access to healthcare...
  51. ncbi Impact of traditional birth attendant training in Mozambique: a controlled study
    S Gloyd
    Health Alliance International, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    J Midwifery Womens Health 46:210-6. 2001
    ..Efforts to promote TBA training should be balanced with support for birthing services based in health facilities...
  52. ncbi Establishment of an accreditation system for midwifery education in Afghanistan: maintaining quality during national expansion
    Jeffrey M Smith
    JHPIEGO, Bangkok, Thailand
    Public Health 122:558-67. 2008
    To establish a mechanism for ensuring and regulating quality of pre-service midwifery education in Afghanistan during a period of intense expansion.
  53. pmc Inequities in skilled attendance at birth in Namibia: a decomposition analysis
    Eyob Zere
    Africa s Health in 2010, Academy for Educational Development, Washington, DC 20009, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 11:34. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to identify the drivers of wealth-related inequalities in child delivery by skilled health providers...
  54. ncbi Maternal health-seeking behavior and associated factors in a rural Nigerian community
    K M Osubor
    Department of Community Medicine, University of Benin Teaching Hospital, Benin City, Nigeria
    Matern Child Health J 10:159-69. 2006
    ..To assess maternal health services and health-seeking behavior in a rural community (Ologbo), located in the South-south zone of Nigeria...
  55. pmc Communities, birth attendants and health facilities: a continuum of emergency maternal and newborn care (the Global Network's EmONC trial)
    Omrana Pasha
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:82. 2010
    ..However, the effectiveness of emergency obstetric and neonatal care services has never been proven. Also unproven is the effectiveness of community mobilization and community birth attendant training to improve pregnancy outcomes...
  56. pmc Barriers to formal emergency obstetric care services' utilization
    Hildah Essendi
    Centre for Global Health, Population, Poverty and Policy, Faculty of Social and Human Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom
    J Urban Health 88:S356-69. 2011
    ..Measures can also be put in place to enhance security in the slums at night...
  57. pmc Maternal mortality at the end of a decade: signs of progress?
    C AbouZahr
    World Health Organization, 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 79:561-8. 2001
    ....
  58. pmc Identifying barriers to the availability and use of Magnesium Sulphate Injection in resource poor countries: a case study in Zambia
    Anna L Ridge
    Medicine Access and Rational Use, Department of Essential Medicines and Pharmaceutical Policies, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:340. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to identify barriers to the availability and use of MgSO4 in the Zambian Public Health System...
  59. pmc Socio-demographic factors associated with smoking and smoking cessation among 426,344 pregnant women in New South Wales, Australia
    Mohammed Mohsin
    Centre for Research, Evidence Management and Surveillance, Division of Population Health, Sydney South West Area Health Service, Liverpool BC, NSW 1871, Australia
    BMC Public Health 5:138. 2005
    ..This study explores the socio-demographic characteristics of pregnant women who continue to smoke during the pregnancy, and identifies the characteristics of the smokers who were likely to quit smoking during the pregnancy period...
  60. pmc Neonatal care in rural Karnataka: healthy and harmful practices, the potential for change
    Amy J Kesterton
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 50 Bedford Square, London, WC1B 3DP, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:20. 2009
    ..Successful implementation of the package therefore requires in-depth knowledge of the local context and tailored behaviour change communication...
  61. ncbi Experience of labor and birth in 1111 women
    U Waldenström
    Department of Nursing, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Psychosom Res 47:471-82. 1999
    ....
  62. ncbi Using audits to reduce the incidence of uterine rupture in a Malawian district hospital
    Thomas van den Akker
    Thyolo District Health Office, Ministry of Health and Population, Malawi
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 107:289-94. 2009
    ..To improve obstetric care and reduce the incidence of uterine rupture through the use of audits...
  63. ncbi Prevention of postpartum hemorrhage: options for home births in rural Ethiopia
    N Prata
    Bixby Center for Population, Health and Sustainability, University of California, Berkeley, School o Public Health, 229 University Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Afr J Reprod Health 13:87-95. 2009
    ..Community health care workers trained in its use can correctly and effectively administer misoprostol and be a champion in reducing PPH morbidity and mortality...
  64. pmc Maternal and birth attendant hand washing and neonatal mortality in southern Nepal
    Victor Rhee
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205 2103, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:603-8. 2008
    ..More than 95% of neonatal deaths occur in developing countries, approximately 50% at home. Few data are available on the impact of hand-washing practices by birth attendants or caretakers on neonatal mortality...
  65. ncbi Midwifery provision in two districts in Indonesia: how well are rural areas served?
    Krystyna Makowiecka
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
    Health Policy Plan 23:67-75. 2008
    ..We present findings on the distribution of midwifery provision in our study area: 10% of villages do not have a midwife but a nurse as a midwifery provider; there is ..
  66. ncbi Use of a clean delivery kit and factors associated with cord infection and puerperal sepsis in Mwanza, Tanzania
    Samson Winani
    Ministry of Health, Republic of Tanzania
    J Midwifery Womens Health 52:37-43. 2007
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  67. ncbi Late start of antenatal care among ethnic minorities in a large cohort of pregnant women
    M E Alderliesten
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Academic Medical Centre Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BJOG 114:1232-9. 2007
    ..The objectives of this study were to investigate the difference in timing of the first antenatal visit between ethnic groups and to explore the contribution of several noneconomic risk factors...
  68. ncbi Skilled birth attendant competence: an initial assessment in four countries, and implications for the Safe Motherhood movement
    S A Harvey
    Quality Assurance Project, University Research Co, LLC, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 87:203-10. 2004
    ..Our objective was to evaluate the competence of health professionals who typically attend hospital and clinic-based births in Benin, Ecuador, Jamaica, and Rwanda...
  69. ncbi Effectiveness of a counseling intervention after a traumatic childbirth: a randomized controlled trial
    Jenny Gamble
    Research Centre for Clinical Practice Innovation, Griffith University, Meadowbrook, Queensland, Australia
    Birth 32:11-9. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to assess a midwife-led brief counseling intervention for postpartum women at risk of developing psychological trauma symptoms...
  70. ncbi Women's experiences of group antenatal care in Australia--the CenteringPregnancy Pilot Study
    Alison Teate
    Centre for Midwifery, Child and Family Health, Faculty of Nursing, Midwifery and Health, University of Technology Sydney, Broadway, NSW 2007, Australia
    Midwifery 27:138-45. 2011
    ..CenteringPregnancy is an innovative model of care where antenatal care is provided in a group environment. The aim of the pilot study was to determine whether it would be feasible to implement this model of care in Australia...
  71. ncbi The impact of the establishment of a midwife managed unit on women in a rural setting in England
    Kim Watts
    Academic Division of Midwifery, Postgraduate Medical Education Centre, University of Nottingham, City Hospital, Hucknall Road, Nottingham, England, NG5 1PB, UK
    Midwifery 19:106-12. 2003
    ..to determine what impact the changes from consultant-led care to midwife-led care in a local maternity service have had on women using that service...
  72. pmc How good are we at implementing evidence to support the management of birth related perineal trauma? A UK wide survey of midwifery practice
    Debra E Bick
    Professor of Evidence Based Midwifery Practice Kings College London, Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, 57 Waterloo Road, London SE1 8WA, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:57. 2012
    ..high levels of skill and competency, with evidence based guideline recommendations available to inform UK midwifery practice...
  73. ncbi Assessment of quality of midwifery care in labour and delivery wards of selected Kordestan Medical Science University hospitals
    Masoumeh Simbar
    Department of Midwifery, Shahid Beheshti Medical Science University, Tehran, Iran
    Int J Health Care Qual Assur 22:266-77. 2009
    ..This study aims to assess the quality of provided care in labour and delivery units in two selected Kordestan Medical Science University hospitals...
  74. ncbi The effectiveness of the TBA programme in reducing maternal mortality and morbidity in Malawi
    Thomas Bisika
    chool of Health Systems and Public Health University of Pretoria, South Africa
    East Afr J Public Health 5:103-10. 2008
    ..The main objective of this study was to assess the role of TBAs and the quality of their services in contributing to the reduction of maternal deaths in Malawi...
  75. ncbi Scolders, carers or friends: South African midwives' contrasting styles of communication when discussing smoking cessation with pregnant women
    Katherine Everett-Murphy
    Chronic Diseases of Lifestyle Unit, Medical Research Council, PO Box 19070, Tygerberg 7505, Cape Town, South Africa
    Midwifery 27:517-24. 2011
    ..to investigate how midwives are currently communicating with women about smoking during pregnancy with a view to involving them in a smoking cessation intervention in antenatal clinics...
  76. ncbi Practices of traditional birth attendants in Machakos District, kenya
    Catherine Kaluwa Kaingu
    Department of Veterinary Anatomy and Physiology, University of Nairobi, P O Box 30197 00100, Nairobi, Kenya
    J Ethnopharmacol 137:495-502. 2011
    ..The aim of the study was to document TBAs practices as well as the indigenous herbal remedies they use to manage pre, intra and post partum complications in a rural Kenyan community...
  77. ncbi Cultural childbirth practices and beliefs in Zambia
    Margaret C Maimbolwa
    University Teaching Hospital, Lusaka, Zambia
    J Adv Nurs 43:263-74. 2003
    ..Most pregnant women in Zambia (96%) attend antenatal care, while 53% deliver at home. This may be related to socio-economic and cultural factors, but cultural childbirth practices and beliefs in Zambia have been little documented...
  78. ncbi Human resources and access to maternal health care
    P ten Hoope-Bender
    Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health, Secretariat c o World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 94:226-33. 2006
    ..Without such coherent human resource planning, a large number of countries will fail to reduce maternal and newborn mortality...
  79. ncbi Reclaiming birth, health, and community: midwifery in the Inuit villages of Nunavik, Canada
    Vicki Van Wagner
    Ryerson University Midwifery Education Program, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Midwifery Womens Health 52:384-91. 2007
    This article describes the Inuulitsivik midwifery service and education program, an internationally recognized approach to returning childbirth to the remote Hudson coast communities of Nunavik, the Inuit region of Quebec, Canada...
  80. ncbi Western Australian women's perceptions of the style and quality of midwifery postnatal care in hospital and at home
    Jennifer Fenwick
    Faculty of Nursing, Midwifery and Health, Centre for Midwifery, Family and Child Health, University of Technology, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Women Birth 23:10-21. 2010
    ..In Western Australia there is limited information on women's postpartum health needs and/or the quality of midwifery care provided in hospital and at home...
  81. ncbi Some lessons from Swedish midwives' experiences of approaching women smokers in antenatal care
    Agneta Abrahamsson
    Department of Health Sciences, Kristianstad University, SE 291 88 Kristianstad, Sweden
    Midwifery 21:335-45. 2005
    ..to describe the qualitatively different ways in which midwives make sense of how to approach women smokers...
  82. ncbi Conflicting ideologies as a source of emotion work in midwifery
    Billie Hunter
    School of Health Science, University of Wales Swansea, Vivian Tower, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Midwifery 20:261-72. 2004
    ..to explore how a range of midwives experienced and managed emotion in their work...
  83. ncbi Swedish women's experiences of doula support during childbirth
    Ingela Lundgren
    Boras University College of Health Sciences, S 501 90 Boras, Sweden
    Midwifery 26:173-80. 2010
    ..to describe women's experiences of doula support during childbirth...
  84. pmc Genetic educational needs and the role of genetics in primary care: a focus group study with multiple perspectives
    Elisa Jf Houwink
    Department of Clinical Genetics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 12:5. 2011
    ..Postgraduate (physician training) and master (midwifery training) programmes in primary care and public health are failing to meet these perceived educational needs...
  85. ncbi Swedish women's interest in home birth and in-hospital birth center care
    Ingegerd Hildingsson
    Department of Caring and Public Health Sciences, Malardalen University, Vasteras, Sweden
    Birth 30:11-22. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to determine women's interest in home birth and in-hospital birth center care in Sweden, and to describe the characteristics of these women...
  86. ncbi Emergency obstetric care and referral: experience of two midwife-led health centres in rural Rajasthan, India
    Kirti Iyengar
    Action Research and Training for Health, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India
    Reprod Health Matters 17:9-20. 2009
    ..Protocols must acknowledge that some families might not comply with referral advice, and also that initial care by nurse-midwives can reverse progression of certain complications and thereby avert the need for referral...
  87. ncbi Ontario care providers' considerations regarding models of maternity care
    Carrie Smith
    Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, The University of Western Ontario, London, ON
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 31:401-8. 2009
    ....
  88. ncbi The role of unorthodox and traditional birth care in maternal mortality
    O U J Umeora
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki, Nigeria
    Trop Doct 40:13-7. 2010
    ..The mortal delay suffered by pregnant women in accessing unorthodox medical attention deserves further attention in issues of maternal mortality in the underserved rural communities of Nigeria...
  89. pmc Association between clean delivery kit use, clean delivery practices, and neonatal survival: pooled analysis of data from three sites in South Asia
    Nadine Seward
    UCL, Centre for International Health and Development, Institute of Child Health, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 9:e1001180. 2012
    ....
  90. pmc Administration of misoprostol by trained traditional birth attendants to prevent postpartum haemorrhage in homebirths in Pakistan: a randomised placebo-controlled trial
    N Mobeen
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan Gynuity Health Projects, New York, NY, USA
    BJOG 118:353-61. 2011
    ..to determine if misoprostol is safe and efficacious in preventing postpartum haemorrhage (PPH) when administered by trained traditional birth attendants (TBA) at home deliveries...
  91. ncbi Decision making in childbirth: the influence of traditional structures in a Ghanaian village
    I Jansen
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    Int Nurs Rev 53:41-6. 2006
    ..Quantitative studies have identified economic factors that influence the decisions of pregnant women...
  92. ncbi Evaluation of midwifery care: results from a survey in rural Guatemala
    Noreen Goldman
    Office of Population Research, Princeton University, 243 Wallace Hall, Princeton, NJ 08544 2091, USA
    Soc Sci Med 56:685-700. 2003
    ....
  93. ncbi Midwifery provision and uptake of maternity care in Indonesia
    Endang Achadi
    University of Indonesia, Depok, Indonesia
    Trop Med Int Health 12:1490-7. 2007
    To examine the association between midwife density, other characteristics of midwifery provision and village contextual factors, and the percentage of births attended by a health professional and deliveries via caesarean section in two ..
  94. ncbi Fish can't see water: the need to humanize birth
    M Wagner
    Formerly Women s and Children s Health, WHO, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 75:S25-37. 2001
    ..Midwives and planned out-of-hospital births are perfectly safe for low-risk births...
  95. pmc Women-focused development intervention reduces delays in accessing emergency obstetric care in urban slums in Bangladesh: a cross-sectional study
    Shamsun Nahar
    National Institute of Preventive and Social Medicine, Mohakhali, Dhaka 1212, Bangladesh
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 11:11. 2011
    ..This study aimed to assess whether Manoshi DCs reduces delays in accessing EmOC...
  96. ncbi Service user involvement in nursing, midwifery and health visiting research: a review of evidence and practice
    Elizabeth Smith
    Nursing Research Unit, King s College London, James Clerk Maxwell Building, 57 Waterloo Road, London SE1 8WA, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 45:298-315. 2008
    ..This paper draws upon findings from a review of the research 'evidence' and current practice on service user involvement in the design and undertaking of nursing, midwifery and health visiting research.
  97. ncbi Social support: proposing a conceptual model for application to midwifery practice
    Fiona E Bogossian
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Queensland, Edith Cavell Building, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital Road, Herston, QLD 4029, Australia
    Women Birth 20:169-73. 2007
    ..Increasingly social support is being touted as an area of midwifery assessment and potential intervention which may improve birthing outcomes for mothers and their infants...
  98. ncbi Working together: collaboration between midwives and doctors in public hospitals
    Kerreen M Reiger
    Sociology Program, School of Social Sciences, La Trobe University, Melbourne, VIC 3086
    Aust Health Rev 33:315-24. 2009
    ..The skills and qualities that form the basis of "professional courtesy" need to be recognised as essential to good collaborative practice...
  99. ncbi Who's judging the quality of care? Indigenous Maya and the problem of "not being attended"
    Nicole S Berry
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada
    Med Anthropol 27:164-89. 2008
    ..The implications of this research in defining the quality of care and skilled attendance within the quest to make pregnancy safer are discussed...
  100. ncbi Intuition as authoritative knowledge in midwifery and homebirth
    R Davis-Floyd
    Department of Anthropology, University of Texas at Austin, USA
    Med Anthropol Q 10:237-69. 1996
    ..The nature of intuition and the reasons for and consequences of the general devaluation of intuitive thinking by the wider society are also considered...
  101. ncbi Maternity satisfaction studies and their limitations: "What is, must still be best"
    Edwin R van Teijlingen
    Dugald Baird Centre for Research on Women s Health and Department of Public Health, University of Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Birth 30:75-82. 2003
    ..This paper examines some of these factors in the light of observations from previous studies of satisfaction with health services...

Research Grants64

  1. NICHD Maternal Fetal Medicine Units Network
    Geeta K Swamy; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  2. Reducing Preterm Births in Underserved Pregnant Women
    JAMES G CHRISTIAN; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..If the proposed system proves to be effective in reducing preterm births it can improve maternal and child quality of life as well as reduce the economic burden of preterm births in the U.S. ..
  3. Enhanced Provision of Male Circumcision for HIV Prevention, Rakai, Uganda
    Ronald H Gray; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The impact of MC on HIV incidence, cost-effectiveness and enhanced modeling (Aim 3) will provide data on population prevention of HIV through MC, for policy and program development. ..
  4. New Avenues to Increase the Use of Skilled Birth Attendants in Ghana
    Jody Rae Lori; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..After completion of the proposed five-year training program, the applicant will be well positioned to conduct interdisciplinary, high-impact research that conveys the role of professional midwives in sub-Saharan Africa. ..
  5. Professional Dilemmas:Health Workers'Perceptions of Postabortion Care in Senegal
    JULIA SIRI SUH; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Ultimately, this study hopes to contribute to the development of policies and interventions that improve access to post abortion care in order to reduce maternal mortality and morbidity in Senegal. ..
  6. Comparative Effectiveness of labor management in obese, nulliparous women
    Nicole Carlson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  7. Conformal, Portable External Fetal Heart Monitor
    Martin Culjat; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..S. and Europe. We believe the combined experience will lead to the successful design and development and a relatively straightforward path to market. ..
  8. Antenatal Physical Activity Counseling Among HCPs
    Jenn A Leiferman; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Information gained from this study will help to design effective interventions aimed at enhancing antenatal physical activity counseling in primary care. ..
  9. Symposium on Quality Improvement to Prevent Prematurity
    Alan Fleischman; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The Symposium is scheduled for October 8 and 9, 2009, at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City in Arlington, Virginia. ..
  10. Linked: Improving maternal &child health through specialty training in Zambia
    YAKUB F MULLA; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This application seeks to improve the quality of clinical care and training at one tertiary care facility in Zambia and demonstrate its impact on population-level outcomes...
  11. MULTICENTER NETWORK OF MATERNAL FETAL MEDICINE UNITS
    Steve N Caritis; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..PUBLIC HEATH RELEVANCE: The MFMU site at Magee has been a participant in all the prior Networks. We have contributed meaningfully to all of the prior Networks and hope to do so in the current Network. ..
  12. Strategies to optimize ART services for maternal&child health: the MCH-ART study
    BENAMIN LANDON MYER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Furthermore, EI will provide a feasible and evidence-based intervention platform to enhance ART use during pregnancy, contributing directly to efforts to eliminate new pediatric HIV infections in Africa. ..
  13. EXPOSURE TO BLOOD AMONG NON-HOSPITAL HEALTH CARE WORKERS
    Jack Leiss; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  14. Pelvic Floor Changes Before and After Birth
    REBECCA GLENN ROGERS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Study Design: Prenatally, women will be recruited from three nurse midwifery clinics...
  15. Service Providers and Early Childhood Development
    Sharon Ghuman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  16. Outcomes of Delayed Cord Clamping in VLBW Infants
    Judith Mercer; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These studies will establish if there is enough evidence to support the practice of delayed cord clamping in preterm infants. This project will provide the foundation for further research in larger preterm and term infants. ..
  17. Perceived AIDS Stigma: A Multinational African Study
    William Holzemer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Aim 3 proposes a quasi-experimental design to test the impact of community-level stigma reducing interventions within national nurses associations on its nurse members. ..
  18. Hawaii Medical Library Portal Access and Beyond: Member*
    DANIEL SALTMAN; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Technical support will include an upgrade of our existing e-mail server and improvement of security and privacy features, to facilitate internal and external communications. ..
  19. HEALTHIER NORTHWOODS PEOPLE INFORMATION SYSTEMS PROJECT
    SUZANNE MATTHEW; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  20. CBPR with Community Workers and Health Providers in the Dominican Republic
    Jennifer Foster; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Conceptually, the midwifery model of care is integrated into the approach of using CBPR for quality care improvement...
  21. THE EMERGENCE OF BRITISH FORENSIC MEDICINE
    Thomas Forbes; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..I expect a book or monograph to result. ..
  22. 60 YEARS OF NURSE MIDWIFERY: PRACTICE-OUTCOME ANALYSIS
    CLAIRE ANDREWS; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..morbidity - mortality rates and perinatal morbidity and mortality rates; and (c) depict and describe nurse midwifery practices and their evolution at the FNS since 1925...
  23. COOPERATIVE PERINATAL STUDIES AND INTERVENTIONS
    KOLINJAVADI SIVASUBRAMANIAN; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..epidemiology, family practice, maternal-fetal medicine, medical informatics, neonatology, nursing, and nurse-midwifery. Concept papers are proposed to study interventions addressing: 1) Barriers, motivators, and facilitators to ..
  24. WOMEN'S EXP OF POSTPARTUM CARE DURING 1ST WK AFTER BIRTH
    CHRISTA KELLEHER; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..abstract_text> ..
  25. Computer Assisted Support for Underserved Pregnant Women
    James Christian; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..If Phase I acceptability tests are successful, PHCC LP will submit an application for a Phase II efficacy trial to further refine and test this system. ..
  26. Community Child Health Research in Washington, D.C.
    Sharon Ramey; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Two sample studies are proposed, along with new methodologies, to investigate how the complex interactions among genetic, biological, behavioral, and environmental variables influence key health outcomes. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  27. REQUEST FOR SUPPORT FOR INTERNET CONNECTION
    JAMES ROUSEY; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..address a range of client needs and include clinics in the cities of Richmond and Berea, a collaborative Nurse Midwifery Program housed at Patti A...
  28. MIDWIVES, PHYSICIANS, PROFESSIONALIZATION OF CHILDBIRTH
    CHARLOTTE BORST; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..The birth certificate data were useful in tracing the ecological facets of practice and the pace of practice for midwives and physicians...
  29. Postpartum Doula Care: Content and Process
    JUDITH MCCOMISH; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Findings from this study will provide the foundation for continued theoretical examination of this type of care and will provide the basis for future outcome studies of postpartum doula care for women and their infants. ..
  30. FUNCTIONAL STATUS DURING PREGNANCY AND THE POSTPARTUM
    Lorraine Tulman; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..A sample of 291 low-risk English-speaking married women will be recruited from obstetrical and nurse-midwifery practices for an anticipated final sample size of 210 subjects...
  31. PRACTICE VARIATIONS IN PRENATAL AND INTRAPARTUM CARE
    ROGER ROSENBLATT; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ....
  32. Scientific Advances in CAM by Allied Health and Nursing
    Riva Touger Decker; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Intended outcomes of the annual conferences include electronically published proceedings, new and collaborative research and CAM research agendas and priorities for allied health and nursing that can be shared with the key associations. ..
  33. Integrating CAM: Nursing Emphasis
    Margaret Heitkemper; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..undergraduate and graduate nursing didactic and clinical courses (including nurse practitioner and nurse midwifery programs). 3) Modify Masters and doctoral Research Methods courses to include CAM exemplars...
  34. NURSE-MIDWIVES AND PHYSICIANS--STUDY OF COMPARISONS
    Deborah Oakley; Fiscal Year: 1993
  35. Clinical Measures to Lower Genital Tract Trauma at Birth
    Leah Albers; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....