Search the journal articles


Choose a journal by date and volume:

Browse all journal articles

Journal Vol. 28, No. 1 — Caring for Midwives

ISSN 0256-5004 (Print)

Potential for real change
Beverley Beech and Gill Boden talk about new opportunities for maternity care

Caring for future midwives
Sarah Davies takes a look at trauma support for student midwives

Blowing the whistle
The story of a midwife brave enough to say that things were wrong for women in her care

It could happen anywhere
Maria C follows up her story

To be or not to be
Beverley Beech takes a look at what women want from supervision

Supervision - where now?
Tania McIntosh explores the issues facing midwifery supervision

My name is Imogen
Imogen Jenner reports on her experience of bullying in the NHS

Too busy to be nice
Hayley Huntoon shares her frustrations at the lack of resources available

Dear Baroness Cumberlege
Andy Beckingham writes to the Maternity Review Team

Bonding and Wellbeing
Rosemary Mander asks 'support by whom?'

Midwife at the heart of normality - being with women in childbirth
Jenny Patterson reports on the conference at Southern General, Glasgow on 16th January 2015

Physiological birth: Promoting normality, Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
Jackie Moulla report on the conference which took place on 11th September 2015

Considering a home birth
Belinda Ambrose shares her story

The battle for Cordelia
Jane Reeve shows just how difficult it can be to get support

Book reviews:

Also in this issue:
National Maternity Review, The Kirkup Report, Obituary - Andrea Robertson, Enough by Hannah Dahlen

Latest Content

Journal

« »

Editorial: Mission Better Births. B…

AIMS Journal, 2018, Vol 30, No1 By Jo Dagustun, Editor I’m going to start with an assumption: that everyone reading this Journal is already convinced that we can do far b…

Read more

The Consequences of Discontinuing C…

AIMS Journal, 2018, Vol 30, No1 A birth story by Emma Ashworth It was my booking-in appointment for my second baby, and I didn’t want to be there. I didn’t want to birth…

Read more

Campaign update: Is the NMC fit for…

AIMS Journal, 2018, Vol 30, No1 By the AIMS Campaign Team Change at the NMC: why is this important to AIMS? AIMS recognises that a large number of taxpayer funded nationa…

Read more

Events

« »

Improving Patient Safety & Care

http://ipc2019.govconnect.org.uk/index.php?option=com_content&alias=our-mission-early-years-profiles-2018&view=article&id=73&Itemid=181

Read more

4th Annual Birth Trauma Event

Details on Eventbrite Organised by Dr Rebecca Moore who has recently founded to the Make Birth Better Network

Read more

MBRRACE-UK ‘Saving Lives, Improving…

To register your interest please email conference@npeu.ox.ac.uk or keep an eye on our website https://www.npeu.ox.ac.uk/mbrrace-uk/bookings . Earlybird bookings will open…

Read more

Latest Campaigns

« »

Ágnes Geréb is granted clemency by…

28 th June 2018 "This act of clemency is about more than me. It is an acknowledgement of liberty in giving birth. It is a recognition by the state that the rights of wome…

Read more

Press Release: Jeremy Hunt announce…

AIMS is delighted that the Government has recognised the importance to the safety of women and babies of the continuity of carer model of midwifery. Having a midwife that…

Read more

Dr. Ágnes Geréb, Hungarian Midwife…

Dr. Ágnes Geréb is a Hungarian obstetrician and midwife who has been fighting for her freedom following her house arrest and thret of imprisonment due to her support for…

Read more