Michael's Birth Story

Barnes, Michelle
March 2006
Midwifery Matters;Spring2006, Issue 108, p25
Academic Journal
The article reflects on the author's experience having a hospital birth. She had a regular contractions and was in a lot pain wherein she chose to have an epidural. The midwife attached her to a Continuous Electronic Fetal Monitor which noted that her baby's heart rate was lower. The author felt deceived and ignored by the hospital staff.


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