Unequal access to midwifery care: a continuing problem?


  • Linda Hayes SRN RSCN SCM Advanced Diploma in Midwifery Cert Ed(FE) MA

    1. Midwife Tutor/Lecturer in Midwifery Studies, Continuing Education, Biriningham and Solihull College of Nursing and Midwifery, Good Hope Hospital, Rectory Road, Sutton Coldfleld, Birimingham B75 7RR, England
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For women of an ethnic minority the maternity services have been described as inappropriate, inaccessible and inadequate It is hoped that the contents of this paper will raise awareness amongst health professionals of the continuing problems faced by women trying to overcome a language barrier