The British Journal of Midwifery (BJM) is the premier journal for midwives, containing a wealth of clinical, professional and educational peer-reviewed content focused on midwifery and women's health. The journal publishes the most relevant and up-to-date original research, best practice and clinical reviews.
Subscribe to BJM today and benefit from: · Clinical practice updates to keep your knowledge current · Research that will inform clinical practice, now and in the future · Essential information on midwives' issues and concerns, including advice about professional development · Reviews of the important legal issues and responsibilities relevant to midwifery · An informal look at the latest developments in midwifery · Teaching methods and innovative ways to educate student midwives · A roundup of the latest events, including presentations, talks and debates
BJM aims to challenge readers to reflect on and evaluate their own practice. The journal covers the full spectrum of midwifery from antenatal through to postpartum care and support, including issues of neonatal care. Improve your knowledge and skills in all areas of practice and enjoy articles written and peer-reviewed by prominent authorities in the profession.
This month’s issue explores a range of topics, including original research focusing on factors contributing to birth outcomes. The issue includes research that investigates neonatal outcomes following a previous caesarean section, while another focuses on factors associated with neonatal jaundice.
Our clinical article discusses increased rates perinatal mental illness after the pandemic, while our Sapientia section focuses on the use of motivation theory in designing midwifery curricula for undergraduates.
This issue also features two comment pieces. The first looks at how to de-stigmatise HIV in pregnancy. The second shares a woman’s experiences of birth and how those experiences were reflected in recent reports on maternity services in the UK.