Complementary therapies and the NMC
Tiran, Denise (2010) Complementary therapies and the NMC. The Practising Midwife, 13 (5). pp. 1-3. ISSN 1461-3123Full text not available from this repository.
COMMENT: Midwives frequently meet mothers wishing to use complementary therapies (CTs) and natural remedies (NRs), but many answer querieswithout adequate knowledge. My concerns about CTs in pregnancy are extensively documented elsewhere, but the popularity of NRs highlights an urgent need to raise midwives’ awareness of relevant accountability issues. This article offers a personal interpretation of sections from the Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC)website of relevance tomidwives, using raspberry leaf tea (RLT) to illustrate concepts related to professional accountability.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||midwives, complementary therapies (CTs, natural remedies (NRs), Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC), raspberry leaf tea (RLT), professional accountability|
|Subjects:||R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
R Medicine > RT Nursing
R Medicine > RX Homeopathy
|School / Department / Research Groups:||School of Health & Social Care
Faculty of Education & Health > School of Health & Social Care
|Last Modified:||07 Sep 2012 12:02|
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