Bailliere's Midwives' Dictionary International Edition,
Edition 13 Bailliere's Midwives' Dictionary International Edition
By Denise Tiran, HonDUniv, FRCM, MSc, RM, PGCEA

Publication Date: 12 Jun 2017

The 13th edition of this established and well-respected pocketbook has been thoroughly revised and updated to meet the needs of midwives in a variety of clinical settings throughout the world.

Key Features

  • User friendly text presented in a handy pocket size format
  • Woman friendly definitions
  • Helpful appendices address primary PPH, maternal basic life support, neonatal resuscitation, management of shoulder dystocia, and cord prolapse
  • Abbreviations list defines common terms
  • Suitable for all midwifery settings, from high-tech obstetric units to home births to remote isolated areas in developing countries

New Features

  • Expanded number of entries to aid comprehensiveness
  • Includes updates in genetics, antenatal tests and investigations, infertility terminology and techniques
About the author
By Denise Tiran, HonDUniv, FRCM, MSc, RM, PGCEA, Chief Executive Office/Education Director, Expectancy, London and Visiting Professor, Qingdao Huikang School of Nursing, Shanghai, China
Table of Contents

Dictionary of terms


1 Management of primary postpartum haemorrhage

2 Basic life support (mother)

3 Neonatal resuscitation

4 Management of shoulder dystocia

5 Management of cord prolapse

6 Abbreviations

Book Reviews

Amazon reviews of previous edition

A fantastic little book for any student midwife, full of all the terminology ever needed - it is also small enough to keep in your pocket. Highly recommended!

This is a must have for any midwifery has really helped me!

Book details
ISBN: 9780702070167
Page Count: 280
Retail Price : £5.99

Midwives, both qualified and in training