Document Detail

Home births in the UK, 1955 to 2006.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  18847065     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
This article presents data on trends in the percentage of maternities taking place at home in the UK. As well as the national trend, the article examines how home maternity levels vary according to mother's age, number of previous live births within marriage, country of birth, region, local authority and NHS Trust. Examination of trends and variations in home maternity levels provides a context for debates regarding factors that may influence where women give birth.
Andrea Nove; Ann Berrington; Zoë Matthews
Related Documents :
22501755 - Acoustic analysis of adults imitating infants: a cross-linguistic perspective.
25147405 - Imitation in newborn infants: exploring the range of gestures imitated and the underlyi...
25364215 - Elizabeth belle's birth story.
23319105 - Intrauterine grade iv intraventricular hemorrhage in a full-term infant leading to hydr...
16492785 - The multisensory representation of number in infancy.
3868925 - Size at birth in iceland.
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Population trends     Volume:  -     ISSN:  0307-4463     ISO Abbreviation:  Popul Trends     Publication Date:  2008  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-10-13     Completed Date:  2009-01-14     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7608016     Medline TA:  Popul Trends     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  20-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
University of Southampton.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Great Britain
Home Childbirth / statistics & numerical data*
Marital Status
Maternal Age
Population Dynamics

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

Previous Document:  Have national trends in fertility between 1986 and 2006 occurred evenly across England and Wales?
Next Document:  The development of a 'Postcode Best Fit' methodology for producing population estimates for differen...