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home birth

Home delivery Obstetrics The birth of a child at parents' home Pros Cheaper, more comfortable Cons Complications and high-risk pregnancies have ↑ mortality. See Bimanual pelvic examination.
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Rica shared the clip on International Homebirth Day.
was born!" Jane Ford chose a homebirth after experiencing a stressful first labour in hospital.
Using this composite measure, the study found an increased incidence for nulliparous women who planned a homebirth (OR 1.75, (95% CI 1.07-2.86).
Out-of-hospital alternatives include Birthways Family Birth Center, Rosemary Birthing Home, Cathy Matthews Homebirth and LifeSong Midwifery, where certified professional midwives are present.
"It was the perfect solution to join forces with other midwives, to build a place where we could practice together and keep our own personal style of midwifery, whether at Community Birth Center or in our own homebirth practices.
I recently was involved in an argument in a physician-only online forum where a participant presented a case of a failed homebirth brought into a hospital with an obstetrics (OB) service.
During the conference committee process, a provision was inserted giving hospitals immunity for the acts or omissions of a CPM, however there is no similar provision for Certified Nurse Midwives in the homebirth setting.
I am pregnant with my first baby and would like to have a homebirth.
This study explored the common themes among the experiences of women who chose a homebirth with a midwife after a previous hospital birth.
She chose homebirth because she believes that birth is a normal part of life.
Ms Canning, who is an independent homebirth midwife, said all this was a recipe for disaster.