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What is Obstetrics ?

Obstetrics is the medical specialty concerned with the care of women during pregnancy (generally after the first 28 weeks), childbirth, and during the 4-8 weeks after the birth (during which time the reproductive organs are recovering from pregnancy and returning to their usual states).

For a clearer understanding of the limitations of usual definition of obstetrics, compare this term with the related disciplines of embryology, gynaecology, and paediatrics.

More about Obstetrics:

A medical specialist in the field of obstetrics is called a obstetrician. The adjective used to refer to obstetrics is "obstetrical".

Note the difference between medical doctors, nurses, and midwives: A medical doctor who has specialised in obstetrics is an obstetrician. A nurse who has specialised in the care of pregnant women, including management of normal deliveries is a midwife. In the cases of most normal pregnancies, a midwife is the main provider of care. However, in more complicated cases, a range of specialist skills may be required and so professionals specialising in other areas of medical care may also be involved.

Give Birth Like a Feminist: Your body. Your baby. Your choices.

Give Birth Like a Feminist: Your body. Your baby. Your choices.

by Milli Hill

ISBN: 0008313105 ASIN: 0008313105

304 pages (Paperback)

Publisher: HQ

Period

Period

by Emma Barnett

ISBN: ASIN: B07NV8NPB6

285 pages (Kindle Edition)

Publisher: HQ

PROMPT Course Manual

PROMPT Course Manual

by Timothy Draycott , Neil Muchatuta , Jo Crofts Edited by Cathy Winter

ISBN: 1108430295 ASIN: 1108430295

326 pages (Paperback)

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Mindful Hypnobirthing: Hypnosis and Mindfulness Techniques for a Calm and Confident Birth

Mindful Hypnobirthing: Hypnosis and Mindfulness Techniques for a Calm and Confident Birth

by Sophie Fletcher

ISBN: 0091954592 ASIN: 0091954592

256 pages (Paperback)

Publisher: Vermilion

Saying Goodbye

Saying Goodbye

by Zoe Clark-Coates

ISBN: 1434712265 ASIN: 1434712265

256 pages (Hardcover)

Publisher: David C Cook

Inducing Labour: making informed decisions

Inducing Labour: making informed decisions

by Sara Wickham

ISBN: 9781999806439 ASIN: 1999806433

166 pages (Paperback)

Publisher: Birthmoon Creations

Mindful Hypnobirthing: Hypnosis and Mindfulness Techniques for a Calm and Confident Birth

Mindful Hypnobirthing: Hypnosis and Mindfulness Techniques for a Calm and Confident Birth

by Sophie Fletcher

ISBN: 1785043099 ASIN: 1785043099

304 pages (Paperback)

Publisher: Vermilion

Give Birth Like a Feminist: Your body. Your baby. Your choices.

Give Birth Like a Feminist: Your body. Your baby. Your choices.

by Milli Hill

ISBN: ASIN: B07N62K127

345 pages (Kindle Edition)

Publisher: HQ

We're Pregnant! the First Time Dad's Pregnancy Handbook

We're Pregnant! the First Time Dad's Pregnancy Handbook

by Adrian Kulp

ISBN: 1939754682 ASIN: 1939754682

292 pages (Paperback)

Publisher: Rockridge Press

Why Birth Trauma Matters (Pinter & Martin Why it Matters: 15)

Why Birth Trauma Matters (Pinter & Martin Why it Matters: 15)

by Emma Svanberg

ISBN: 1780666101 ASIN: 1780666101

160 pages (Paperback)

Publisher: Pinter & Martin Ltd.

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