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How would Mary Poppins fare in labour? Practically perfect? Unlikely.
Bolger, L; Sweeney, R; Foley, M; Mahony, R
Unrealistic expectations of labour in first time mothers can present challenges to physicians and midwives. This study calculated the percentage of “practically perfect” births in nulliparous women, defined as a labour without intervention, an intact perineum and a positive neonatal outcome.
Keyword(s): CHILDBIRTH; PERCEPTION
Publication Date:
2018
Type: Journal article
Peer-Reviewed: Unknown
Language(s): English
Institution: Lenus
Publisher(s): Irish Medical Journal
First Indexed: 2018-06-13 06:50:20 Last Updated: 2018-06-13 06:50:20