Peer Reviewers and Their Critical Contributions to Scholarly Publishing
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Source: Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health - May 21, 2022 Category: Midwifery Authors: Melissa D. Avery Tags: Editorial Source Type: research

Antidepressant use During Pregnancy: Knowledge, Attitudes, and Decision ‐Making of Patients and Providers
DiscussionInconsistencies between knowledge, attitudes, and decision-making highlight the need for improved dissemination of evidence-based treatments and support increased training for psychopharmacology during pregnancy. Efforts to reduce patient distress regarding their decisions, such as adequate time and information, are indicated. (Source: Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health)
Source: Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health - May 10, 2022 Category: Midwifery Authors: Rachel Eakley, Audrey Lyndon Tags: Review Source Type: research

Systematic Reviews to Inform Practice, May/June 2022
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Source: Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health - May 7, 2022 Category: Midwifery Authors: Mary K. Barger Tags: Recent Publications Source Type: research

Advanced Practice Provider –Led Medication for Opioid Use Disorder Programs for Pregnant and Parenting Women
This article describes 2 innovative models of advanced practice provider –led medication for opioid use disorder treatment programs offering comprehensive, interprofessional care for pregnant patients and provides implications for broader adaptation of practice. Increasing the number of midwives and nurse practitioners waivered to prescribe buprenorphine and able to co nnect pregnant patients with opioid use disorder to appropriate community-based resources, treatment, and self-help programs could address alarming substance use trends including overdose deaths and other sequelae associated with the opioid epidemic. (Sour...
Source: Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health - May 6, 2022 Category: Midwifery Authors: Dolly Pressley Byrd, Shelley Galvin, Melinda Ramage, Elisabeth Johnson Tags: Innovations from the Field Source Type: research

The Pharmacology and Clinical Applications of Psychedelic Medicines Within Midwifery Practice
This article also addresses the disparities regarding LGBTQIA+ and BIPOC populations in relation to this topic and their historical exclusion from research and treatment access in this field. (Source: Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health)
Source: Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health - May 6, 2022 Category: Midwifery Authors: Cindy A. Stein, Andrew Penn, Stephanie Van Hope, Caroline G. Dorsen, Mariavittoria Mangini Tags: Review Source Type: research

Breastfeeding and Human Lactation Curriculum Survey of Midwifery Programs in the United States
DiscussionMidwives play a pivotal role in breastfeeding promotion, counseling, and clinical support. Standardization of didactic lactation education will assist programs in future curriculum mapping. Given the variability of clinical settings and patient access, creating clinical competencies and providing lactation simulation experiences may offer midwifery students a broader opportunity to gain critical skills in lactation management to best support breastfeeding families. (Source: Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health)
Source: Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health - May 6, 2022 Category: Midwifery Authors: Elaine Webber, Nadine Wodwaski, Deborah Busch Tags: Research Article Source Type: research

Research and Professional Literature to Inform Practice, May/June 2022
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Source: Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health - May 6, 2022 Category: Midwifery Authors: Nancy A. Niemczyk Tags: Recent Publications Source Type: research

Expanding Opioid Use Disorder Treatment in Priority Areas: The Role of Certified Nurse ‐Midwives
DiscussionCNMs are uniquely positioned to treat perinatal OUD given their scope of practice as primary and reproductive health care providers, especially in rural, underserved areas. To increase the number of midwives prescribing buprenorphine and expand treatment access, researchers, educators, practice leaders, and policy makers must address barriers to and experiences of treating OUD. (Source: Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health)
Source: Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health - May 5, 2022 Category: Midwifery Authors: Claire Kane, Michael Topmiller Tags: Research Article Source Type: research

Pregnant People's Perspectives On Cannabis Use During Pregnancy: A Systematic Review and Integrative Mixed ‐Methods Research Synthesis
DiscussionDecision-making about cannabis use is difficult for pregnant and lactating people who perceive a benefit from this use, although this decisional difficulty is seldom reflected in studies that examine cannabis as one of multiple substances that pregnant or lactating people may use. Our review suggests several approaches clinicians may take to encourage open and supportive conversations to facilitate informed decisions about cannabis use during the perinatal period. (Source: Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health)
Source: Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health - April 21, 2022 Category: Midwifery Authors: Meredith Vanstone, Janelle Panday, Anuoluwa Popoola, Shipra Taneja, Devon Greyson, Sarah D. McDonald, Rachael Pack, Morgan Black, Beth Murray ‐Davis, Elizabeth Darling Tags: Review Source Type: research

A Mindfulness Application for Reducing Prenatal Stress
DiscussionOur recruitment rate suggests pregnant patients are eager for a nonmedication intervention to decrease stress. However, adherence after enrollment was limited. For a subset of motivated patients, an app-based mindfulness practice significantly reduced perceived stress between the second and third trimesters compared with non-app users. Prenatal mindfulness apps represent an important low-intervention, low-cost, highly accessible tool for managing perinatal mood and stress. (Source: Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health)
Source: Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health - April 11, 2022 Category: Midwifery Authors: Anne C. Porter, Sharon Hunter, Kate Noonan, M. Camille Hoffman Tags: Research Article Source Type: research

Abstract
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Source: Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health - April 7, 2022 Category: Midwifery Tags: Advertisement Source Type: research

Issue Information
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Source: Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health - April 7, 2022 Category: Midwifery Tags: Issue Information Source Type: research

Improving Oral Health During Pregnancy: A Call to Action
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Source: Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health - April 7, 2022 Category: Midwifery Authors: Judith Haber, Maria C. Dolce, Erin Hartnett, Susan Altman, Hugh Silk Tags: Commentary Source Type: research

Research and Professional Literature to Inform Practice, March/April 2022
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Source: Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health - April 7, 2022 Category: Midwifery Authors: Amy Alspaugh Tags: Recent Publications Source Type: research

Systematic Reviews to Inform Practice, March/April 2022
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Source: Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health - April 7, 2022 Category: Midwifery Authors: Mary K. Barger Tags: Recent Publications Source Type: research