Essays about: "midwives"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 30 essays containing the word midwives.

  1. 1. The importance of including femalegenital mutilation into medical education : A qualitative study on Swedish universities midwifery program

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Elin Jansson; [2021]
    Keywords : Female genital mutilation; education; migration; gender; women´s health; violence against women; circumcision.;

    Abstract : This thesis will investigate to what extent the midwifery programme atselected Swedish universities is including the issue of female genitalmutilation (FGM) into their education and curriculum. This is an importantsubject to do research on since a lot of existing literature on the topic showsthat midwives in Sweden are seriously lacking in knowledge regarding thepractice of FGM. READ MORE

  2. 2. Lethargic Medical Innovation Implementation Scene Awakened by COVID-19 : Identifying barriers and facilitators for medical innovations within prenatal care in Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik

    Author : Christina Kouvela; [2021]
    Keywords : healthcare; Swedish healthcare; COVID-19; healthcare transformation; digital transformation; innovation; medical innovation; implementation; barriers; facilitators; prenatal care; antenatal care; pregnancy monitoring;

    Abstract : Maternal health has been found to lag significantly behind in medical innovations compared to other branches of medicine such as radiology. Prenatal care, being part of maternal health, seems to be no different. READ MORE

  3. 3. Pregnant in a pandemic : stress techniques for a healthy pregnancy during a pandemic

    University essay from Sophiahemmet Högskola

    Author : Courtne Anderson Levin; Elin Balck-Norman; [2021]
    Keywords : Factors; Methods; Pandemic; Pregnancy; Stress; Faktorer; Graviditet; Metoder; Pandemi; Stress;

    Abstract : År 2019 drabbades världen av det nya Coronaviruset; SARS-CoV-2 som är det virus som orsakar sjukdomen COVID-19. Viruset har orsakat en internationell pandemi. Studier visar att gravida som insjuknar i COVID-19 under senare delen av graviditeten löper risk att föda prematurt. READ MORE

  4. 4. Representation of the “Other” - Discourse of female circumcision in the Journal for Midwives

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Anna-Kaisa Dele; [2020]
    Keywords : female genital mutilation cutting; FGM FGC; postcolonialism; midwifery; critical discourse analysis; representation; female circumcision;

    Abstract : This thesis studied the representation of female circumcision by analysing 32 articles published during the 21st century in The Journal for Midwives, the union journal of the Federation of Finnish Midwives. With critical discourse analysis, through post-colonial feminist theory, the thesis researched the ways the journal is contributing to the creation of readers’ bias regarding circumcised women and their sexuality. READ MORE

  5. 5. Rio : Connecting Midwives and Knowledge

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Designhögskolan vid Umeå universitet

    Author : Carolyn Marie Wegner; [2020]
    Keywords : midwives; newborn; mothers; labor; training; education; medical; knowledge; information; platform;

    Abstract : Mothers around the world experience preventable medical complications during labor and delivery that can lead to maternal and newborn mortality. In addition, some expectant mothers can experience abuse, neglect, and discrimination from attending midwives. READ MORE