Professional nurses who have received postgraduate training in midwifery.
Health professionals who practice medicine as members of a team with their supervising physicians. They deliver a broad range of medical and surgical services to diverse populations in rural and urban settings. Duties may include physical exams, diagnosis and treatment of disease, interpretation of tests, assist in surgery, and prescribe medications. (from http://www.aapa.orglabout-pas accessed 2114/2011)
The practice of assisting women in childbirth.
A medical-surgical specialty concerned with management and care of women during pregnancy, parturition, and the puerperium.
Professionals qualified by graduation from an accredited school of nursing and by passage of a national licensing examination to practice nursing. They provide services to patients requiring assistance in recovering or maintaining their physical or mental health.
Nurses who are specially trained to assume an expanded role in providing medical care under the supervision of a physician.
Air pollutants found in the work area. They are usually produced by the specific nature of the occupation.
Crafts, trades, professions, or other means of earning a living.
The state of being engaged in an activity or service for wages or salary.
Patterns of practice in nursing related to provision of services including diagnosis and treatment.
Personnel who provide nursing service to patients in a hospital.
Individuals enrolled in a school of nursing or a formal educational program leading to a degree in nursing.
Individuals enrolled in a school or formal educational program in the health occupations.
Delivery of the FETUS and PLACENTA under the care of an obstetrician or a health worker. Obstetric deliveries may involve physical, psychological, medical, or surgical interventions.
Individuals enrolled in a school or formal educational program.
Large hospitals with a resident medical staff which provides continuous care to maternity, surgical and medical patients.
Major administrative divisions of the hospital.
Stipends or grants-in-aid granted by foundations or institutions to individuals for study.
A medical-surgical specialty concerned with the physiology and disorders primarily of the female genital tract, as well as female endocrinology and reproductive physiology.
The state of the ATMOSPHERE over minutes to months.