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General Skills for the Student Midwife
Birth Joy Consultants, Student Midwives, Beginning Midwives, DVDs
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Code: V10SM
Price: $69.00
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NTSC (US, Canada and some other countries. See description.)
Choose Version:
Educator or Institution (+ $130)

Produced by Birth Joy Consultants

Learn and review basic skills that are essential to your midwifery education. When you own this DVD, you’ll be able to watch demonstrations by experienced midwives and nurses, as well as see how the skills are used in real life. You’ll also learn about the management of maternal and newborn vitals outside of normal range.

If you’re a student midwife, this 2-DVD set belongs on your shelf. It’s a great way to see hands-on skills being performed and to be introduced to these skills before you begin practicing them.

Topics covered include:

  • Hand Washing
  • Gloving and Ungloving
  • Sterile Technique
  • Sterilization of Instruments
  • Universal Precautions
  • Basic Treatment of Shock
  • Maternal Temperature Assessment
  • Maternal Pulse
  • Maternal Respiratory Assessment
  • Maternal Skin Assessment
  • Eye Exam
  • Ear Exam
  • Newborn Temperature Assessment
  • Newborn Pulses
  • Respiratory Assessment of the Newborn
  • Apgar Scoring Assessment

Disc 1: 88 minutes, Disc 2: 83 minutes

Educator or Institution Versions: If you are purchasing this DVD and are associated with a College, University or Educational Group and you would like to use the DVD in your program, please purchase the Educator Version and this will allow you the Public Performance Rights. If you would like to have a copy of the License, or for further details, please e-mail

This DVD is available in the following format:
  •NTSC ( playable in the US, Canada, and other countries )

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