The Birth Partner
A Complete Guide to Childbirth for Dads, Doulas, and Other Labor Companions
ISBN10: 1558323570 ISBN13: 9781558323575 Publisher: Harvard Common Pr Published: Feb 1 2008 Pages: 398 Weight: 1.35lbs. Height: 9.00" Width: 6.00" Depth: 1.25" Edition: 3rd Edition Language: English
Discusses the final weeks of pregnancy, the labor process, comfort measures, medical technology, complications, medication, cesareans, postpartum depression, and breastfeeding, in an updated handbook for anyone assisting in a delivery, which includes new sections on supporting "high risk" patients, maxmizing chances for a vaginal delivery, and more. Original.