Browsing by publisher "Bettercare"

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  • Breast Care 

    Edge, J. (Jenny); Woods, D. (David) (Bettercare, 2010)
    Breast Care was written for nurses and doctors who manage the health needs of women from childhood to old age. It covers breast examination, the assessment and management of benign breast conditions, the diagnosis and ...

  • Child Healthcare 

    Woods, D. (David) (Bettercare, 2010)
    Child Healthcare addresses all the common and important clinical problems in children, including immunisation, history and examination, growth and nutrition, acute and chronic infections, parasites, skin conditions, and ...

  • Childhood HIV 

    Woods, D. (David); Eley, B. (Brian) (Bettercare, 2010)
    Childhood HIV enables nurses and doctors to care for children with HIV infection. It addresses an introduction to HIV in children, the clinical and immunological diagnosis of HIV infection, management of children with and ...

  • Ebola Prevention and Control 

    Dramowski, A. (Angela); Mehtar, S. (Shaheen); Woods, D. (David) (Bettercare, 2015)
    Ebola Prevention and Control was written for all healthcare workers and administrators managing, preventing and controlling viral haemorrhagic diseases. Chapters cover virology and epidemiology, patient management, protection ...

  • How to Lead a Study Group: Facilitator's Guide 

    Attwell, E. (Emma); Norrish, J. (Julia); Little, D. (Dezre) (Bettercare, 2012)
    We’ve developed this guide to help you run a Bettercare learning programme in a study group.In this guide, you will learn about what makes group work powerful, starting your group and getting support, goal-setting and ...

  • Infection Prevention and Contol 

    Dramowski, A. (Angela); Mehtar, S. (Shaheen); Woods, D. (David) (Bettercare, 2011)
    Infection Prevention and Control was written for nurses, doctors and health administrators working in the field of infection prevention and control, particularly in resource-limited settings. It includes chapters on IPC ...

  • Intrapartum Care 

    Woods, D. L.; Greenfield, D. H.; Louw, H. (Bettercare, 2011)
    Intrapartum Care was developed for doctors and advanced midwives who care for women who deliver in level 2 hospitals. It contains theory and skills chapters adapted from the labour chapters of Maternal Care. Particular ...

  • Maternal Care 

    Greenfield, D.; Louw, H.; Petersen, M. (Bettercare, 2011)
    Maternal Care addresses all the common and important problems that occur during pregnancy, labour, delivery and the puerperium. It covers the antenatal and postnatal care of healthy women with normal pregnancies, monitoring ...

  • Maternal Mental Health 

    Field, S. (Sally); Honikman, S. (Simone) (Bettercare, 2011)
    Maternal Mental Health was written for doctors, nurses and social workers caring for women before and after birth. It includes an introduction to maternal mental health and illness, making referrals for maternal mental ...

  • Mother and Baby Friendly Care 

    Bergh, A. M.; Bergman, N.; Bonnici, F. (Bettercare, 2011)
    Mother and Baby Friendly Care describes gentler, kinder, evidence-based ways of caring for women during pregnancy, labour and delivery. It also presents improved methods of providing infant care with an emphasis on kangaroo ...

  • Newborn Care 

    Greenfield, D. H.; Theron, G.; Louw, H. (Bettercare, 2012)
    Newborn Care was written for health workers providing special care for newborn infants in level 2 hospitals. It covers resuscitation at birth, assessing infant size and gestational age, routine care and feeding of both ...

  • Perinatal HIV 

    Woods, D. L.; Adhikari, M.; Bobat, R. (Bettercare, 2011)
    Perinatal HIV enables midwives, nurses and doctors to care for pregnant women and their infants in communities where HIV infection is common. Special emphasis has been placed on the prevention of mother-to-infant transmission ...

  • Primary Maternal Care 

    Greenfield, D. H.; Louw, H.; Theron, G. B. (Bettercare, 2011)
    Primary Maternal Care addresses the needs of health workers who provide antenatal and postnatal care, but do not conduct deliveries. It is adapted from theory and skills chapters from Maternal Care. This book is ideal for ...

  • Primary Newborn Care 

    Woods, D. L.; Greenfield, D.; Theron, G. (Bettercare, 2011)
    Primary Newborn Care was written specifically for nurses and doctors who provide primary care for newborn infants in level 1 clinics and hospitals. Primary Newborn Care addresses the care of infants at birth, care of normal ...

  • Saving Mothers and Babies 

    Theron, G.; de Groot, H.; Louw, H. (Bettercare, 2011)
    Saving Mothers and Babies was developed in response to the high maternal and perinatal mortality rates found in most developing countries. Learning material used in this book is based on the results of the annual confidential ...

  • Well Women 

    Woods, D. (Dave); Dyer, S. (Silke) (Bettercare, 2012)
    Well Women was written for primary health workers who manage the everyday health needs of women. It covers reproductive health, family planning and infertility, common genital infections, vaginal bleeding, and the abuse of women.