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Mothers and Midwives Alliance (MAMA) Conference 2013

The Mothers and Midwives Alliance Conference will take place in Edinburgh, UK on 26th and 27th April 2013.

Visit the Routledge stand to browse our range of midwifery and child care books, and receive a 20% discount on all books on display.

Edinburgh, Uk


Featured Books at this Event

  1. Breastfeeding and Medication

    By Wendy Jones

    Sadly, women often feel they have no alternative but to give up breastfeeding, having being prescribed or purchased medication. In many cases, however, this is unnecessary. This book outlines the evidence-base for the use of medication during breastfeeding. Breastfeeding and Medication presents a...

    Published February 14th 2013 by Routledge

  2. A Social History of Maternity and Childbirth

    Key Themes in Maternity Care

    By Tania McIntosh

    People are fascinated by stories of childbirth, and the sources to document maternity in Britain in the twentieth century are rich and varied. This book puts the history of maternity in England into its wider social context, highlighting areas of change and continuity, and charting the development...

    Published March 4th 2012 by Routledge

  3. The Politics of Maternity

    By Rosemary Mander, Jo Murphy-Lawless

    The evidence surrounding the skills and approaches to support good birth has grown exponentially over the last two decades, but so too have the obstacles facing women and midwives who strive to achieve good birth. This new book critically explores the complex issues surrounding contemporary...

    Published April 4th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Evidence and Skills for Normal Labour and Birth

    A Guide for Midwives, 2nd Edition

    By Denis Walsh

    Evidence-based care is a well established principle in contemporary healthcare and a worldwide health care movement. However, despite the emphasis on promoting evidence-based or effective care without the unnecessary use of technologies and drugs, intervention rates in childbirth continue to rise...

    Published November 2nd 2011 by Routledge