oa Professional Nursing Today - The silent midwife : midwifery

Volume 20, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 1607-6672



So often, midwives in South Africa have been accused of not making their voices heard, and of allowing their profession to be dictated by other medical disciplines. Are there perhaps good historical and intuitive reasons for this passivity, and can understanding them help rescue midwifery and birth?

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