Good OB books to read.....

  1. 0 I just got a Job in L&D...doesnt start until next year...But i would like about 2 good books to read to help me understand OB better. As a new grad I only had 1 semster in OB so its only so much i know about the area so what are some books that have helped some of you throughout your careers in OB??
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  4. Visit  heatheryk profile page
    A Guide to Effective Care in Pregnancy and Childbirth by Murray Enkin. I also like Varney's Midwifery.
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  5. Visit  EmergencyNrse profile page
    I learned from Hustler and Playboy...
  6. Visit  Britrn04 profile page
    Intrapartum Management Modules 4th Ed, Kennedy, Ruth & Martin. Great for new grads!
  7. Visit  Jiayou profile page
    MIchelle L. Murray's " Labor and Delivery Nursing A guide to Evidence- Based Practice" is a very good book for new grad. It is my third year in L&D, I still look it up frequently when I have questions . It is very helpful.
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  8. Visit  lakec4me profile page
    Guidelines to Perinatal Care and anything on the AWHONN website
  9. Visit  ischialspines profile page
    all of the above, especially if you need to learn more about physiology. For practical day to day inormation, I love the labor progress handbook for positioning, etc. we keep a copy on the unit now especially when we're just running out of ideas.
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