Buy the "Improving care in global settings" boxset
The needs of mothers and babies are important throughout the world. The care of midwives is essential to meet those needs. The aim of this box set is to explore some of the evidence around care provided in some global settings, the significance of midwifery care and the unique circumstances within these settings.
This June, in support of Sands Awareness Month, MATFLIX is donating £2.50 from every purchase of this boxset to Sands, the stillbirth & neonatal death charity.
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"The needs of mothers and babies are important throughout the world. The care of midwives is essential to meet those needs."
Dr Jenny Hall, Boxset curator, MATFLIX
It will be useful for those considering working in international areas to gain insight into the realities of being a midwife abroad.
The boxset is made up of the following talks by maternity experts:
The Lancet Series On Midwifery: Impact and Next Steps? | Dr Alison Mcfadden, Senior Research Fellow, School of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of Dundee
Improving birth outcomes through education and training in Sierra Leone | Helena White
A study into women’s perception of elective C-sections in Georgia | Jilda Cheishvili, Neonatologist, Georgia
Factors that affect whether Women in Saudi Arabia attend Antenatal Care Clinic Appointments | Wdad Alanazy, PhD student at Swansea university
Waterbirth of another kind | Alice Gautreau, midwife with international medical humanitarian organisation Médecins Sans Frontiéres
The videos all originate at one of the excellent Maternity and Midwifery Forum festivals that have been commissioned by Sue MacDonald (Co-editor, Mayes Midwifery Textbook for Midwives). This boxsets has been curated by Dr Jenny Hall.
This learning module can be used towards CPD for revalidation with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) in the UK, and equivalent bodies in other jurisdictions.