Midwifery Today Issue 39

Midwifery Today Issue 39

Fall 1996 Theme: Multiple Births (out of print)
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Multiple Birth Articles

18
Twin Pregnancy: Exercising Your Options
Judy Edmunds
20
Homebirth Twins
Susan Smith, RN, RM
23
Twins: A Special Occurrence and Study Outline
Valerie El Halta, CPM
27
Hide and Seek Twins
Maria C. Wolford
28
Water Twins
Peggy Sawyer

Other Cover Articles

16
Birth Stools: In Harmony with Gravity
Susan Smith, RN, RM
Some midwives' clients love birth stools and chairs.
30
Postpartum Streptococcal Toxic Shock
Lewis E. Mehl-Madrona, M.D. and Morgaine Mehl-Madrona
A review of cases of Group A beta-hemolytic streptococcus (GABHS) in postpartum new mothers.

Other Features

13
Ultrasound Imaging: Handle with Care
Henci Goer, CNM
Analysis of the risks as well as benefits to ultrasound imaging.
29
Fetus Frightening Room
Sara Liebling, CNM
Can a transport to hospital turn a baby? Surprise!
33
The Sacroiliac joint: Major Cause of Backache
Trenna Wicks, PT
Techniques to ease pain from backache in pregnancy.
35
Molar Pregnancy: A Case Study and Review
Sharon Glass Jonquil, CNM
Indications, complication and treatment for gestational trophoblastic disease.
36
Integrating Water into Maternity Care
Jill Cohen
Notes from the First North American Conference on Nurturing Women: Integrating Water into Maternity Care.
37
Varicella and Pregnancy
Sharon Glass Jonquil, CNM
Care of pregnant patients exposed to chicken pox.
42
Subject Index to Issues 33-36
52
Thanks, My Son, for Teaching Me How to Dance
Yvonda L. Hendrick, C.M., LPN, CCE
In Memory of Justin Michael Hendrick.

Departments

3
Editor's Page
4
Poetry
6
Networking
10
Tricks of the Trade
11
Marion's Message - Safe Motherhood: A Long Haul
12
Question of the Quarter
44
Media Reviews
46
News
48
Journal Abstracts
49
Calendar
50
Classified Advertising
54
In My Opinion - Protocol Means Diplomacy
55
Photo Album