Nursing
Course

Normal Midwifery Online Course

  • 2 hours read
  • 16 Chapters
  • Author Daniel Ogera
4.7 4 Reviews
Start date

Friday 21st of January 2022

Chapters

16 Chapters

Current Students

3 Students Enrolled

Course Overview

Grasping the fundamental concepts of midwifery can at first, seem to be daunting. This course helps you to understand the expectations of midwifery in relation to normal midwifery practice. It covers the basics of midwifery care including professional practice, normal anatomy and physiology of the female reproductive system, key concepts and philosophies of care, communication and care skills, antenatal care, normal labor and birth, postnatal care, neonatal care, and breastfeeding, as well as a brief introduction to medicines management in normal midwifery care.

The course is designed to work alongside first taught modules in midwifery, and underpin training in subsequent years as a nurse or midwife.

Course requirements

The course is designed for a broad, general audience but will be particularly interesting for medical students and healthcare workers with a background of nursing, medicine.

The course is also suitable for holders of other medical sciences and individuals working in healthcare,as well as those considering a career as a healthcare professional, those with an interest in personal health and fitness, or anyone who simply wants to understand this amazing topic.

What you'll learn

  • Anatomy of the Female Reproductive System
  • Obstetric Anatomy
  • The Fetal Skull and its Diameters
  • Physiology of pregnancy
  • Foetal Circulation
  • Adaptation at Birth
  • Diagnosis of normal pregnancy
  • Safe Motherhood and Child Survival Initiative
  • Factors that influence the maternal and perinatal mortality rates.
  • Focused Antenatal Care
  • Normal labour
  • Management of Normal Labour
  • Management of First Stage of Labour
  • The Second Stage of Labour
  • Mechanism of the Third Stage of Labour
  • The Neonate

Course Curriculum

  • Anatomy of the Female Reproductive System15 Minutes
  • Obstetric Anatomy15 Minutes
  • The Fetal Skull and its Diameters15 Minutes
  • Physiology of pregnancy15 Minutes
  • Foetal Circulation15 Minutes
  • Adaptation at Birth15 Minutes
  • Diagnosis of normal pregnancy15 Minutes
  • Safe Motherhood and Child Survival Initiative15 Minutes
  • Factors that influence the maternal and perinatal mortality rates. 15 Minutes
  • Focused Antenatal Care15 Minutes
  • Normal labour15 Minutes
  • Management of Normal Labour15 Minutes
  • Management of First Stage of Labour15 Minutes
  • The Second Stage of Labour15 Minutes
  • Mechanism of the Third Stage of Labour15 Minutes
  • The Neonate15 Minutes
  • Course assessment10 Minutes
  • Course feedback and review2 Minutes
  • Downloadable course materialsInstant
  • Course completition digital certificateInstant
author

Daniel Ogera

  • 72 Videos
  • 102 Lectures
  • Exp. 4 Year

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  • 2 hour 30 min
  • 16 Chapters
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