Anatomy and physiology presented in a clear and accessible manner for the midwifery student Well illustrated with numerous line diagrams, Anatomy Physiology in Maternity Care takes a system approach to the physiological changes that occur throughout the childbearing year Varied case studies reflecting the latest research findings ensure that theory is firmly rooted in midwifery practice This is an excellent first textbook for those students needing to understand the anatomy and physiology of pregnancy and childbirthLinda Wylie, Department of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Care, University of Paisley, Scotland, UK