Document Detail


Alternative birthing.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21289754     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This paper deals with the concept of alternative birthing. The reasons for home births versus hospital births are discussed. A general model of an alternative birthing centre (ABC) is described. Some concepts common to alternative birthing are discussed, followed by a discussion of problems involved in initiating an alternative birthing centre. The article concludes that hospital-based alternative birthing centres are an ideal vehicle for modern healthy obstetrics.
Authors:
R J Simkin
Related Documents :
2263154 - Histologic comparison of the pulsed dye laser and copper vapor laser effects on pig skin.
11358544 - Skin barrier, hydration, and ph of the skin of infants under 2 years of age.
22178204 - Location of airway obstruction in term and preterm infants with laryngomalacia.
1491634 - Is erythema toxicum neonatorum a mild self-limited acute cutaneous graft-versus-host-re...
24751624 - Water, sodium, potassium and chloride.
21542124 - Hybrid therapy for interrupted aortic arch with aortopulmonary window in a low birth we...
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Canadian family physician Médecin de famille canadien     Volume:  27     ISSN:  0008-350X     ISO Abbreviation:  Can Fam Physician     Publication Date:  1981 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-02-03     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0120300     Medline TA:  Can Fam Physician     Country:  Canada    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1007-10     Citation Subset:  -    
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Pregnancy and the working mother.
Next Document:  The effects of medication during pregnancy.