Term: Midwifery

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Glossary Definition

Last Updated: 2012-11-07

Definition:

In Manitoba, midwives are trained specialists who care for woman and newborns throughout pregnancy and birth.

For more information, see Midwifery in Manitoba web page on the Manitoba Health - Primary Care Web Site - accessed November 7, 2012.

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  • Heaman M, Kingston D, Helewa M, Brownell M, Derksen S, Bogdanovic B, McGowan K, Bailly A. Perinatal Services and Outcomes in Manitoba. Winnipeg, MB: Manitoba Centre for Health Policy, 2012. [Summary] [Full Report] [Errata] (View)