Effective Care in Pregnancy and Childbirth: A Synopsis
Article first published online: 20 DEC 2001
Volume 28, Issue 1, pages 41–51, March 2001
How to Cite
Enkin, M., Keirse, M. J.N.C., Neilson, J., Crowther, C., Duley, L., Hodnett, E. and Hofmeyr, G. J. (2001), Effective Care in Pregnancy and Childbirth: A Synopsis. Birth, 28: 41–51. doi: 10.1046/j.1523-536x.2001.00041.x
- Issue published online: 20 DEC 2001
- Article first published online: 20 DEC 2001
This article is the text and six tables from the final chapter (Chapter 50) of the new third edition of A Guide to Effective Care in Pregnancy and Childbirth. It summarizes the authors' conclusions and recommendations, based on the information they have compiled in the book about the beneficial or harmful effects of the various elements of care used during pregnancy and childbirth. The chapter numbers refer the reader to the relevant chapter of the book.