Ontroversial issues in Midwifery Practice: Prelabor rupture of membranes

2000-2500 WRITTEN WORD ASSIGNMENT

Due: Monday 26th September at 4pm

Weighting: 40%

Controversial issues in Midwifery Practice

Maternity care continues to evolve in response to scientific evidence. However some advances to the management of women with complex needs continues to remain controversial.

Critically analyse, discuss and evaluate the literature, evidence and current management practices sourrounding Prelabour rupture of membranes

Include in your discussion;

The statistical incidence of this issue
The obligations of the midwife in relation to the childbearing woman (these may be professional, legal and ethical)