Traditional midwives as family planning communicators in Asia

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East-West Communication Institute , Honolulu, Hawaii
Birth control -- Asia., Midwives --
Statementby Everett M. Rogers and Douglas S. Solomon.
SeriesEast-West Communication Institute. Case study -- no. 1.
ContributionsSolomon, Douglas S.
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Paginationxi, 143 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL14325707M

Get this from a library. Traditional midwives as family planning communicators in Asia. [Everett M Rogers; Douglas S Solomon]. Stud Fam Plann. May;6(5) Traditional midwives and family planning in Asia. Rogers EM, Solomon DS. The objectives of this article are (1) review the contribution of traditional midwives to family planning communication in several Asian countries; (2) organize knowledge gathered from various studies into general guidelines for the most effective use of traditional midwives in Cited by: 1.

Author(s): Rogers,E M; Solomon,D S Title(s): Traditional midwives and family planning/ E.M. Rogers, D.S. Solomon. In: Rogers, E.M. and Solomon, D.S. Traditional. May 02,  · Traditional midwives as family planning communicators in Asia (Case study / East-West Communication Institute) by Everett M Rogers | 1 Jan Unknown Binding.

Sep 01,  · Working overseas presents multi-layered challenges to those of us devoted to healing birth.

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In the precious postpartum time couples would ask me, “What about family planning?” and it was then that I fell down. Read more.

Family Planning: A Reality Check for Global Midwives. Despite these statistics, traditional midwives are not recognized as official members of the healthcare system. To address this, CFHI facilitates the only training for traditional midwives on safe birth techniques, recognition of obstetric emergencies, and addressing newborn.

As part of their sphere of practice we, as midwives, have a duty to offer family planning advice (Nursing and Midwifery Council as specified by the EU Second Midwifery Directive 80// EEC Article 4—activities of a midwife “To provide sound family planning information and advice” (Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC), ).Author: Sarah Norris Rm Ma.

The journal contains original research articles, reports on individual countries, signed book reviews, commentary, abstracts from other journals, and data summaries from Demographic and Health surveys.

Traditional Midwives as Family Planning Communicators in Asia by Traditional Midwives as Family Planning Communicators in Asia by. Weaving Traditional and Professional Midwifery The Story of Midwife, Birth Center, and the Empowerment of Traditional midwives, comadronas in Guatemalan Spanish1, attend approxi- with an unmet need for family planning of 28%, and higher in rural areas.

(United Nations, ). Although. This article begins with a historical perspective Traditional midwives as family planning communicators in Asia book the midwife and oulines the unique role played in family planning.

Discussion follows concerning current trends in the education of professional midwives and the subsequent training they conduct with traditional birth attendants Author: Joanne K. Gall, Marilyn E.

Schima. Traditional midwifery is the art and practice of providing natural and holistic childbirth-related health care. It includes techniques that have been passed down through the centuries, as well as modern, innovative techniques that are consistent with long-standing principles of midwifery.

A Book For Midwives: Care For Pregnancy, Birth, and Women's Health [Susan Klein, Suellen Miller, Fiona Thomson] on dam-projects.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This update of A Book for Midwives includes completely updated malaria treatment information for pregnant womenCited by: 2.

A Book for Midwives has been found and used as a good resource by community midwives during training and in their practices after training for building their knowledge and skills. In some cases A Book for Midwives encouraged the primary health providers, such as female vaccinators, to apply and attend community midwife training programs Cited by: 8.

Nov 28,  · Home» Writings» Meeting a Traditional Midwife in Malawi Usually they have learned their skills from other traditional midwives. It is a controversial title as it takes away the centuries old title of ‘midwife’ from those women who have always attended pregnant and labouring women and who often carry skills and knowledge passed down.

Chinese midwifery: the history and modernity. and that they had regional as well as social variations. Traditional midwives were first known, respectfully, as ‘great aunt or their job rendered them power because birthing was a rite of passage for women in their family building, and midwives as supporters of women and childbirth Cited by: Traditional midwives as family planning communicators in Asia Everett M Rogers Educational reform with television: the El Salvador experience Robert Hornik, Emile McAnany, John Mayo Public communication programs for cancer control Matilda Butler-Paisley.

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Journal of Asian Midwives (JAM) is the first regional and international peer review online biannual midwifery journal. JAM aims to promote midwifery in Asia through the publication of high quality articles. The journal is peer-reviewed for its research articles and open to all. We encourage the submission of research papers, theoretical papers, policy papers in the field of midwifery practice.

The country has one of the highest maternal and infant mortality rates in South East Asia, with maternal deaths for everylive births (The World Bank). Three quarters of all maternal deaths occur during delivery and the immediate postpartum period.

UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, celebrates the heroic and life-saving work that midwives do every day, often in very trying circumstances. Thanks to midwives, millions of women each year are able to exercise their right to sexual and reproductive health services, including voluntary family planning.

“A Book for Midwives has been found and used as a good resource by community midwives during training and in their practices after training for building their knowledge and skills. In some cases A Book for Midwives encouraged the primary health providers, such as female vaccinators, to apply and attend community midwife training programs.”.

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Deb is, and will always be apart of our family.5/5(11). Sep 01,  · The role of nurses and midwives in family planning has been increasing for many reasons, which are discussed. In the phases of contacting, initiating, and maintaining use of family planning, the nurse or midwife has responsibility for recruiting, caring for, and educating patients.

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Midwives is the third novel from acclaimed author, Chris Bohjalian. The novel tells the story of Sibyl Danforth, a midwife put on trial for the death of one of her clients.

A trial that is supposed to be about the death of a single woman turns into a battle between science and nature as the right of a woman to choose home birth is debated. Staff includes 1 or 2 obstetricians and gynecologists and 1 or 2 nurse-midwives who assist in the routine activities of the clinic.

The physical facilities of the center are sufficient for the family planning clinical services. midwives ( auxiliary nurse midwives and 33 Author: Akin A, Tokgoz T, Bulut A.

Jul 28,  · Midwifery Is Part of the Culture. Posted on July 28, July 31, By: Barbara Kühlen, Independent consultant for global health and development. Traditional midwives play a central role in preventing mortality, attending births and caring for mothers and their newborns.

But their possibilities vary greatly. Sherry Stevens CPM, NHCM is owner and primary midwife of New Life Midwifery Service in Meredith, New Hampshire. Her central New Hampshire location allows her to comfortably service New Hampshire midwifery clients to the North, South, East and West.

Jan 16,  · In the public health arena, they are now known for their incredible success over the past few decades in supporting family planning programs and reducing the fertility rate from in to in A key part of the government’s plan to improve health care is to strengthen midwives to provide family planning services.

Improving access to family planning is critical to improving these health outcomes and requires engagement of both the public and private sectors. In much of the developing world large numbers of clients rely on a wide range of private sector providers from midwives and doctors to drug shops and pharmacies as a source of family planning.

Mar 13,  · For midwives until now normally it’s not a high level education about family planning, but at this time the government is starting to train more midwives in family planning. Still now there’s still a low number of midwives who can manage to help mothers with family planning.

Participation by clients and nurse midwives in family planning decision making in Indonesia Article in Patient Education and Counseling 50(3) · August with 35 Reads How we measure.Midwives: Reading Guide & Q&A.

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