Tag: emergencies

Exploring the Exceptions

Last month (Wickham 2016), I wrote about a principle that I was taught and have subsequently shared with many other midwives. It involves asking oneself whether offering a screening test would change one’s management, or what one would offer to…

Are emergency mnemonics help(err)ful?

A number of midwifery programs that I have been involved with offer an interesting session early on in the course, in which students undertake one or more exercises designed to help them identify their individual learning style and/or preferred ways…