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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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My mother delivered three of her children at home in Pinckneyville over 20 years ago, so I was familiar with home birth growing up," Jen said.
The critical difference between a home birth-like setting at a hospital and home birth in the field is distance from a hospital when emergency care is needed, he said.
These rates were in the same ballpark as three conditions cited by an American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists committee in a 2016 report as contraindications for home birth: prior cesarean delivery, which had home birth mortality of 18.
But there are places in the world where home birth is relatively safe, like the Netherlands, where it is popular at 16 percent of births.
Do you have a written clinical guideline for pregnant women planning a home birth who are transferred to your hospital?
The series follows longtime Midwife Joni McCann and assistant Andrea Casas as they strive to educate and empower women through home birth while being confronted with misconception, fearful relatives and an under-educated society.
In the Netherlands, at least, a planned home birth has no more risk of adverse outcomes than a planned hospital birth.
A team of Dutch researchers decided to test whether low risk women at the onset of labour with planned home birth have a higher rate of rare but severe outcomes than those with planned hospital births.
When I had Scarlett they didn't know of any first-time-mothers who'd had a planned home birth during the entire course of their careers.
The Welsh Government and health boards are encouraging women considered at "low risk" of complications to have a home birth as it reduces the strain on hospital resources and can reduce the stress of childbirth.
00) per woman on average, while a planned home birth cost the least, at 780 [pounds sterling] (AUS1250.

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