Judith S. Melson Mercer received a diploma in nursing from the Johns Hopkins Hospital School of Nursing, a bachelors of science in nursing from the University of Maryland, a masters of science and certificate in midwifery from Columbia University, and a doctorate in nursing from the Catholic University of America. Dr. Mercer served on faculty at Georgetown University for 16 years and directed the nurse-midwifery education program for 10 years. Her practice experience ranges from home births, where her interest in cord clamping began, to medical centers. Currently, she is Director of the University of Rhode Island College of Nursing Nurse-Midwifery Program. She is a Fellow of the American College of Nurse-Midwives.
Current Best Evidence: A Review of the Literature On Umbilical Cord Clamping
Article first published online: 24 DEC 2010
2001 American College of Nurse Midwives
Journal of Midwifery & Womens Health
Volume 46, Issue 6, pages 402–412, November-December 2001
How to Cite
Mercer, J. S. (2001), Current Best Evidence: A Review of the Literature On Umbilical Cord Clamping. Journal of Midwifery & Womens Health, 46: 402–412. doi: 10.1016/S1526-9523(01)00196-9
- Issue published online: 24 DEC 2010
- Article first published online: 24 DEC 2010
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