Dr Rachel Reed
midwife • academic • writer • presenter
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- Amniotic Fluid Volume: too much, too little, or who knows?
- The Anterior Cervical Lip: how to ruin a perfectly good birth
- Gestational Diabetes: beyond the label
- Shoulder Dystocia: the real story
- VBAC: making a mountain out of a molehill
- Induction: a step by step guide
- Perineal Protectors?
- The Curse of Meconium Stained Liquor
- Post-Dates Induction of Labour: balancing risks
- Big Babies: the risk of care provider fear
Tag Archives: negligence
Updated: August 2019 In Australia 33% of labours are induced (40.5% of first time mothers). The most common reason for induction is to prevent a ‘prolonged pregnancy’. That’s an awful lot of babies outstaying their welcome and requiring eviction. I am … Continue reading →
I was writing a blog post on induction for prolonged pregnancy but got side tracked reflecting on a recent study day I attended about law. So, I will get this out of my system before finishing the induction post. It … Continue reading →