publication . Article . 2013

Capacity building of skilled birth attendants: A review of pre-service education curricula.

Adetoro A. Adegoke; Safiyanu Mani; Aisha Abubakar; Nynke van den Broek;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Jul 2013
  • Publisher: Elsevier
Abstract
Abstract Objective to assess the level, type and content of pre-service education curricula of health workers providing maternity services against the ICM global standards for Midwifery Education and Essential competencies for midwifery practice. We reviewed the quality and relevance of pre-service education curricula of four cadres of health-care providers of maternity care in Northern Nigeria. Design and setting we adapted and used the ICM global standards for Midwifery Education and Essential competencies for midwifery practice to design a framework of criteria against which we assessed curricula for pre-service training. We reviewed the pre-service curricula...
Subjects
free text keywords: w_88, wq_160, wy_157, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Maternity and Midwifery, Obstetrics, medicine.medical_specialty, medicine, Capacity building, Competence (human resources), Public health, Community health, Developing country, Population, education.field_of_study, education, Nursing, business.industry, business, Family health, Curriculum
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publication . Article . 2013

Capacity building of skilled birth attendants: A review of pre-service education curricula.

Adetoro A. Adegoke; Safiyanu Mani; Aisha Abubakar; Nynke van den Broek;