"Mayes' Midwifery", an established key textbook for students and qualified midwives, contains essential knowledge for professional practice. For this 14th edition, each section and chapter has been fully updated and enhanced by leading authors to ensure the text complies with contemporary practice and current guidelines. With a strong emphasis on normal birth, the ebook covers the spectrum of midwifery-related topics applied to practice, providing a foundation of knowledge, and encouraging independent thought through the use of reflective exercises in each chapter and online. The ebook provides midwives with material that meets individual ways of learning and supports current modes of midwifery education. "Mayes' Midwifery" is the text for initial preparation and for ongoing midwifery practice.