C-section shaming. I can’t believe it’s really a thing. But I experienced it — from my childbirth education teacher.
I was excited and terrified about having a baby — not motherhood, but actually… 500 more words
Rajagopalan S, et al. (2017) International Journal of Obstetric Anesthesia. 29(3) pp. 64-9
Introduction: With the increasing popularity of neuraxial anaesthesia, there has been a decline in the use of general anaesthesia for Caesarean delivery. 68 more words
Searle, R. & Myers, D. The Journal of Hospital Infection. Published online: February 28, 2017
This article reports audit data from the introduction of a new single-use negative pressure wound therapy system (PICO◊) for Caesarean section (CS) patients with high body mass index (BMI) in four hospitals in the UK and Ireland. 62 more words
A mama-to-be friend of mine is getting very close to her due date and is heading for squeaking bum time. She has started to organise her bag for the hospital visit and asked me for my list of essentials. 721 more words