Outcomes of planned home birth with registered midwife versus planned hospital birth with midwife or physician
- Born at Home. Feferman, Irv // Ontario Dentist;Nov2009, Vol. 86 Issue 9, p12
The article discusses the safety of home births. A Canadian study on the safety of home births attended by midwives as compared to hospital births attended by midwives and physicians is presented. It demonstrated that incidences of perinatal death and other complications were lowest in planned...
- Hungarian home birth advocate gets two years in prison. Stafford, Ned // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);4/2/2011, Vol. 342 Issue 7800, p732
The article reports that Hungarian obstetrician and midwife ï¿½gnes Gerï¿½b was sentenced to two years imprisonment in a case involving to home births.
- Neonatal outcomes in obese mothers: a population-based analysis. Minsart, Anne-Frederique; Buekens, Pierre; De Spiegelaere, Myriam; Englert, Yvon // BMC Pregnancy & Childbirth;2013, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p1
Background: If it is well known that obesity increases morbidity for both mother and fetus and is associated with a variety of adverse reproductive outcomes, then few studies have assessed the relation between obesity and neonatal outcomes. This is the aim of the present study after taking into...
- The Safety of Home Birth: The Farm Study. Durand, A. Mark // American Journal of Public Health;Mar1992, Vol. 82 Issue 3, p450
Pregnancy outcomes of 1707 women, who enrolled for care between 1971 and 1989 with a home birth service run by lay midwives in rural Tennessee, were compared with outcomes from 14 033 physician-attended hospital deliveries derived from the 1980 US National Natality/National Fetal Mortality...
- Amid Fears And Controversy, A Doctor Chooses A Home Birth. GOLDSTEIN, JESSICA TAYLOR // Health Affairs;Jun2015, Vol. 34 Issue 6, p1057
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of giving a home birth for their third child in Wisconsin in the winter of 2014.
- Home births in England and Wales, 1979: perinatal mortality according to intended place of delivery. Campbell, Rona; Davies, Isobel MacDonalds; MacFarlane, Alison; Beral, Valerie // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);9/22/1984, Vol. 289 Issue 6447, p721
Examines the relation between the intended place of delivery among births at home and perinatal mortality. Association between home birth delivery but booked for hospital unit and perinatal delivery; Increase of perinatal mortality in nulliparous women; Suggestion for the low perinatal...
- Perinatal death associated with planned home birth in Australia: Population based study. Bastian, Hilda; Keirse, Marc J.N.C.; Lancaster, Paul A L // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);08/08/98, Vol. 317 Issue 7155, p384
Presents a study which assesses the risk of perinatal death in planned home births in Australia. Number of perinatal deaths which occurred; Reason Australian home births carried a high death rate; Methodology used to conduct the study; Discussion based on the conclusions of the study.
- Five year prospective survey of risk of booking for a home birth in Essex. Shearek, J.M.L. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);11/23/1985, Vol. 291 Issue 6507, p1478
Investigates the risk of booking for a home birth in Essex, England. Absence of perinatal death; Comparison between the patients booked for delivery at home and in hospitals.
- Ghostbelly: a memoir. Mander, Rosemary // AIMS Journal;2014, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p25
No abstract available.