The dictionary of choice for student midwives and practitioners, this reference provides a thorough and reliable first point of information. Revised and updated throughout, the 12th edition provides support and clear, brief information on all key terms.


Key Features 

Comprehensive antenatal tests and investigations

Infertility terminology and techniques

Woman-friendly definitions

Useful appendices


New to this Edition 

Main entries increased, for ease of searching

New terms for recent tests and investigations

Mainly new artwork to update old-fashioned illustrations

Genetic advances

Online ancillaries: spellchecker, Word of the Day, weblinks.