Image of nurse-midwifery: a barrier to practice.


The image of nurse-midwifery forms a barrier to utilization that is just as, if not more, formidable as laws restricting practice. In this paper, the issue of image for its impact on the practice of nurse-midwifery is analyzed. Historical, technological, consumer-oriented, and nursing-oriented factors that have affected midwifery's image and the profession… (More)


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@article{Baker1994ImageON, title={Image of nurse-midwifery: a barrier to practice.}, author={Tony J Baker}, journal={Clinical nurse specialist CNS}, year={1994}, volume={8 1}, pages={2-5} }