Allied Health Professions

A Pleasing Birth: Midwives and Maternity Care in the by Raymond De Vries

By Raymond De Vries

girls have lengthy sought for a satisfying beginning, a beginning with at the very least worry and discomfort, within the corporation of supportive family members, neighbors, and caregivers, a beginning that ends with a fit mom and child watching into each one other's eyes. for girls within the Netherlands, this kind of beginning is outlined as one at domestic below the care of a midwife. In a rustic identified for its liberal method of medicines, prostitution, and euthanasia, govt aid for midwife-attended domestic start could be its such a lot radical coverage: any other glossy kingdom regards delivery as too dicy to ensue outdoor a sanatorium environment. In exploring the old, social, and cultural customs accountable for the Dutch method of start, Raymond De Vries opens a brand new web page within the research of health and wellbeing care and explains why maternal care reform has confirmed so tricky within the U.S. He conscientiously records the best way tradition shapes the association of healthiness care, displaying how the original maternity care approach of the Netherlands is the results of Dutch rules approximately domestic, the relations, girls, the physique and discomfort, thriftiness, heroes, and solidarity.
"A exciting delivery" breaks new flooring and closes gaps in our wisdom of the social and cultural foundations of healthiness care. delivering a view into the Dutch proposal of maternity care, De Vries additionally deals an opportunity of imagining how Dutch practices can reform future health care within the U.S. not only for moms and infants, yet for all american citizens. Raymond De Vries is Professor of Sociology at St. Olaf collage and vacationing Professor on the middle for Bioethics, college of Minnesota. he's the writer or editor of 7 earlier books, together with, "Birth through layout: being pregnant, Maternity Care, and Midwifery in North the United States and Europe".

Show description

Read or Download A Pleasing Birth: Midwives and Maternity Care in the Netherlands PDF

Best allied health professions books

Anterior Knee Pain and Patellar Instability

A mess of prime overseas professionals offer clean insights and techniques for sufferer review and therapy of Anterior knee soreness syndrome and patellofemoral instability. integrated are new chapters that includes medical situations and distinctive descriptions of an important surgical options used for the knee extensor mechanism, every one being defined via the doctor who constructed it.

ICD-10-CM/PCS Coding: Theory and Practice, 2016 Edition - E-Book (Icd-10-Cm-Pcs Coding Theory and Practice)

With this entire advisor to inpatient coding, you'll ‘learn by means of doing! ’ ICD-10-CM/PCS Coding: concept and perform, 2016 variation presents a radical realizing of prognosis and process coding in health professional and clinic settings. It combines easy coding ideas, transparent examples, lots of difficult routines, and the ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS reputable directions for Coding and Reporting to make sure coding accuracy utilizing the most recent codes.

Evidence-Based Practice in Athletic Training

Evidence-Based perform in Athletic education presents crucial info at the basics of evidence-based perform (EBP) for college students who're operating towards certification in athletic education and for athletic running shoes who desire to not sleep to this point on top practices within the field.

Essentials of Contemporary Management

Scientific Terminology: An speeded up process ways scientific terminology now not as phrases to be memorized yet as a language to be realized and teaches scholars to collapse phrases into their composite note components. rather than a dictionary filled with phrases that must be memorized a scholar built with teams of roots prefixes and suffixes can simply comprehend an unlimited quantity of clinical terminology despite how lengthy or brief their med time period path is.

Additional info for A Pleasing Birth: Midwives and Maternity Care in the Netherlands

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.05 of 5 – based on 20 votes