General Skills for the Student Midwife


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.

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 Institutional Version, which will give you Public Performance Rights. If you would like a copy of the License, or for further details, please e-mail [email protected].

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General Skills for the Student Midwife is 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

  • Length:  Disc 1—88 minutes,  Disc 2—83 minutes
  • Number of Discs: 2
  • Producer: Birth Joy Consultants
  • Format: NTSC ( playable in the US, Canada, and other countries )


Additional information

Weight .5 lbs
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