Journal Reviews


  • Laura Zeidenstein CNM, MSN


Distribution of genital tract trauma in childbirth and related postnatal pain. Albers L, Garcia J, Renfrew M, McCandlish R, Elbourne D. Birth 1999;26:11–5.

Reviewed by: Suzanne Seger, CNM, MSN, Mount Sinai Medical Center Midwifery Service, New York, New York.

Association between method of delivery and maternal rehospitalization. Lydon-Rochelle M, Holt VL, Martin DP, Easterling TR. J Am Med Assoc 2000;283(18):2411–6.

Reviewed by: Kimberly A. Whitfill, MSN, CNM, Assistant Clinical Professor, Columbia University School of Nursing/Nurse-Midwifery Program, New York, New York.

Is it necessary to suture all lacerations after a vaginal birth? Lundquist M, Olsson A, Nissen E, Norman M. Birth 2000;27:79–85.

Reviewed by: Kathy Rosenberg, CNM, MS, Katonah, New York.

Effect of a screening-based prevention policy on prevalence of early-onset group B streptococcal sepsis. Brozanski BS, Jones JG, Krohn MA, Sweet RL. Obstet Gynecol 2000;95:496–501.

Reviewed by: Jessica Lynn, GNM, MSN, Columbia University School of Nursing, New York, New York.