List of WHO publications: Midwifery
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Year
2014 Order Number    15200210 ISBN-13
 9789290616856
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
Approximately every two minutes, a baby dies in the WHO Western Pacific Region. The majority of newborn deaths occur within the first few days, mostly from preventable causes. The high mortality and morbidity rates among newborns are related to inappropriate hospital and community practices that currently occur throughout the Region. .../...
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2013 Order Number    14000106  
 
Price
CHF 191,66  / US$ 229,99 Developing countries    CHF 191,66
English
This collection contains 30+ WHO publications dealing with newborn and maternal health, pregnancy, contraceptives, human semen and reproductive health indicators. This collection will be useful to health professionals, midwives and district health personnel. Electronic access to these books is available for one year and for single institution access only.
Title
Year
2013 Order Number    14010106  
 
English
This collection contains 30 + WHO publications dealing with newborn and maternal health, pregnancy, contraceptives, human semen and reproductive health indicators. This collection will be useful to health professionals, midwives and district health personnel. Electronic access to these books is available for one year and for single institution access only. .../...
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2011 Order Number    18000282 ISBN-13
 9789240691896
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 14,00
English
Neonatal seizures represent one of the most frequent neurological events in newborn infants, often reflecting a variety of different pre-, peri-, or postnatal disorders of the central nervous system (CNS). They are also a common manifestation of metabolic abnormality in newborn period and often represent the first sign of neurological dysfunction in neonates. .../...
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2010 Order Number    11500749 ISBN-13
 9789241547628
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries    CHF 40,00
English
The main aim of this practical Handbook is to strengthen counselling and communication skills of skilled attendants (SAs) and other health providers, helping them to effectively discuss with women, families and communities the key issues surrounding pregnancy, childbirth, postpartum, postnatal and post-abortion care. .../...
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2009 Order Number    11502688 ISBN-13
 9789241548793
Price
CHF 60,00  / US$ 72,00 Developing countries    CHF 42,00
English
This pack of 20 wheels contains the medical eligibility criteria for starting use of contraceptive methods. It is based on the Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use, 3rd edition and its 2008 Update. .../...
Title
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2009 Order Number    11503688 ISBN-13
 9789241547710
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,00
English
This wheel contains the medical eligibility criteria for starting use of contraceptive methods. It is based on the Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use, 3rd edition and its 2008 Update. .../...
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2009 Order Number    11500760 ISBN-13
 9789241547734
Price
CHF 35,00  / US$ 42,00 Developing countries    CHF 24,50
English
This handbook is an update of an earlier publication on monitoring the availability and use of obstetric services, issued by UNICEF, WHO and UNFPA in 1997. The indicators defined within the publication have been used by ministries of health, international agencies and programme managers in over 50 countries around the world. .../...
Title
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2008 Order Number    11500623 ISBN-13
 9789241546669
Price
CHF 150,00  / US$ 180,00 Developing countries    CHF 75,00
English
A set of training manuals developed to equip midwives with essential life-saving skills. The manuals, which were widely field tested prior to finalization, respond to the major problem of preventable maternal deaths. .../...
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2007 Order Number    19900032 ISBN-13
 9789241547062
Price
CHF 50,00  / US$ 60,00 Developing countries    CHF 35,00
English
Every year, more than 529 000 women and more than 5.7 million babies die before, during, or after childbirth, the majority in developing countries. The WHO is determined to respond to these tragedies and has developed seven Midwifery Education Modules to complement clinical tools and tools for management, planning and training. .../...
Title
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2007 Order Number    11500541 ISBN-13
 9789241545877
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries    CHF 20,00
English
This manual is written for midwives and doctors at the district hospital who are responsible for the care of women with complications of pregnancy, childbirth or the immediate postpartum period including immediate problems of the newborn. The emphasis of the manual is on rapid assessment and decision making. .../...
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2006 Order Number    11500602 ISBN-13
 9789241590846
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries    CHF 20,00
English
This guide provides a full range of updated, evidence-based norms and standards that will enable health care providers to give high quality care during pregnancy, delivery and in the postpartum period, considering the needs of the mother and her newborn baby. .../...
Title
Author Lewis, G., De Bernis, L.
Year
2006 Order Number    19300213 ISBN-13
 9789241593670
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 14,00
English
***This book is a winner of the British Medical Association's 2007 annual Medical Book Competition. Highly commended in the Obstetrics and Gynaecology category*** This manual is intended to be a practical guide to be read and used at many different levels by many different people, especially health-care professionals and planners, policy-makers and community leaders. .../...
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2005 Order Number    15200066 ISBN-13
 9789290611868
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
The purpose of this toolkit, consisting of 7 booklets, is to provide nurses and midwives with tools to effectively participate in and influence health care planning and policy-making. The tool-kit has been designed for use by any nurse or midwife who has an interest in advocating for change in their work environment. .../...
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2003 Order Number    11500553 ISBN-13
 9789241546225
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 15,00
English
Every year an estimated three million newborn babies die during the first week of life due to problems such as sepsis, tetanus, or asphyxia, or problems associated with trauma, low birth weight, or preterm birth. .../...
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